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Hybrid Energy Efficient category consists of articles dealing with a vehicle that uses 2 or more individual power sources to move the car. The term most commonly refers to hybrid electric cars, which unite an internal combustion engine and another electric motor.

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In this age of speedy online shopping, its easy to find exactly the DC electric motor you are looking for from the comfort of your own laptop or desktop computer. That is, however, if you know

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 10, 2012

DC injection braking is a halting system used with AC drives and works by the sudden input of a direct current into an alternating current system, which causes the machine to slow down and stop. This

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 06, 2012

These days, our cars are becoming less efficient and petrol prices continue to skyrocket, leading many commuters to filling their cars up two or even more times a week. This will eventually take a

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 05, 2012
Lance Winslow

In the near future our cars will begin to have more and more autonomous driving features, until eventually, they will drive themselves. Indeed, at that point the USPS will have robotic delivery

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 04, 2012

Some people do not even realize that a number of the machines and equipment they use every day operate using an electric motor until something goes wrong with it. Fortunately, there are some engine

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 02, 2012

There are a number of different motors on the market, each best suited for a number of different applications (some applications' needs are even able to be met by two or three different types). For

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 02, 2012

Water is a free and renewable resource that can be used to fuel our vehicles and make it perform quite efficiently. Converting your car so that it can run on water will be a smart decision since it

By: Roberta Barrow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 02, 2012

In industrial situations it is often necessary to combine potentially dangerous and volatile machinery with hazardous environments of all kinds. In high risk industries and workplaces it is essential

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jun 27, 2012

The term 'KV' refers to the revolutions per minute (rpm) constant of any machine. The KV number tells us how many revolutions the machine will turn when one volt is applied to the drive, with no load

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jun 27, 2012

Spray tanks are often used in many ways. These tanks may vary according to their different types. The classification of these tanks often depends on many factors such as the different materials used,

By: Zoe Yee Xavier l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jun 21, 2012

In a time where the global economy is suffering and the price of fuel promises to continue soaring, the additional cost for a hybrid appears far cheaper than that of its fuel-only counterpart. Since

By: Stephanie Andrew l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l May 23, 2012
Cedric P Loiselle

It's great if you've bought yourself a fuel efficient car like Toyota's Prius or a Hyundai Accent. But, when you have to make do of a Range Rover with a fuel economy rating of 15 mpg, you have to

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 27, 2012
Cedric P Loiselle

In the United States, fuel efficient SUVs and cars are foreseen to set a record of more than 14 million unit sales this 2012, after achieving 12.8 million last year and 10.4 million the year before.

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 27, 2012
Lance Winslow

The DOE recently put out a bid for any company that could fully demonstrate a "zero emissions" transportation prototype, and if so, they'd fund further R&D on the project. Yes, that would be terrific

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012
Lance Winslow

Would you buy a hybrid automobile right now? Well, before you answer that you might want to consider the extra up-front costs and the return on investment that you'd supposedly be saving by having

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012

This is the time of year when many folks are looking to buy a new or newer vehicle. Gas mileage has now become an important factor in the decision as to what type of vehicle to purchase. That has

By: Karen Campese l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012
Cedric P Loiselle

With the rising prices of essential commodities, problems with distributor countries, and the imbalance between supply and demand, it becomes an inevitable experience for motorists to start

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012
Mike Nemeth

Recent movies like "Transformers," "Inception" and even "Men In Black" have elevated public expectations of technological breakthroughs. Science portrayed on film promises powerful new energy

By: Mike Nemeth l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 24, 2012
Brendan Mckenna

The switch over from petrol to battery electric will almost certainly see a continual rise in electricity as demand for both domestic and commercial sources skyrocket. Cleaner, greener, simpler, and

By: Brendan Mckenna l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 23, 2012

Electric cars are rechargeable vehicles powered by electric motors. Electric motors for cars convert electrical energy into mechanical energy. Controllers regulate and control power received from

By: Gil Norman l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 21, 2012
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Volkswagen has been building concept after concept of the ultimate eco car, based on technology that is very close to production. Unlike some eco startup companies who are just hoping for miracles,

By: John P Carpenter l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 95 lComments: 0

In order to build your own electric vehicle you have got to be confident that you are knowledgeable in the field of electricity, mechanics, and automobiles in general. If you're not, individuals can

By: Gil Norman l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 19, 2012 lViews: 88 lComments: 0

Modern diesel engines are usually more expensive than their gasoline counterparts. This results partly from inherent characteristics of diesels and partly from their state-of-the-art technology.

By: John P Carpenter l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 86 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

It's great if you've bought yourself a fuel efficient car like Toyota's Prius or a Hyundai Accent. But, when you have to make do of a Range Rover with a fuel economy rating of 15 mpg, you have to

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 27, 2012 lViews: 80 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

With the rising prices of essential commodities, problems with distributor countries, and the imbalance between supply and demand, it becomes an inevitable experience for motorists to start

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 79 lComments: 0

In this age of speedy online shopping, its easy to find exactly the DC electric motor you are looking for from the comfort of your own laptop or desktop computer. That is, however, if you know

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 10, 2012 lViews: 79 lComments: 0
Marty Bay

Hyundai has recently confirmed that the company will not be using the same approach that the other car makers are employing in order to improve the fuel economy ratings of the vehicles that they

By: Marty Bay l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0
Sari M Crossman

There are hundreds of thousands of people considering the purchase of a new hybrid car. There are definitely some serious advantages to owning one of these cars.

By: Sari M Crossman l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 13, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0

A look at why a fuel efficient car can prove to be a red herring when it comes to going green. The issue of whether buying something new car that runs more efficiently is actually more 'green' than

By: Stephen Waller l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 74 lComments: 0

This is the time of year when many folks are looking to buy a new or newer vehicle. Gas mileage has now become an important factor in the decision as to what type of vehicle to purchase. That has

By: Karen Campese l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0

DC injection braking is a halting system used with AC drives and works by the sudden input of a direct current into an alternating current system, which causes the machine to slow down and stop. This

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Mike Nemeth

Electric automobile sales have yet to disrupt the dominance of internal combustion. Yet, while electrics at this point would appear bound for a niche market, some trends indicate that assumption may

By: Mike Nemeth l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 15, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Environmentalists have long been promoting the use of green products, and cars operated by electric motors are just one of those products. Electric cars differ from the typical gasoline-based car and

By: Christina M Scully l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jan 25, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Some people do not even realize that a number of the machines and equipment they use every day operate using an electric motor until something goes wrong with it. Fortunately, there are some engine

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 02, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

In the United States, fuel efficient SUVs and cars are foreseen to set a record of more than 14 million unit sales this 2012, after achieving 12.8 million last year and 10.4 million the year before.

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 27, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Mike Nemeth

While electric cars and hybrids get all the media coverage, there is an option often overlooked that could clean up U.S. tailpipes. And that's natural gas. Sure, it would take a lot to expand

By: Mike Nemeth l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
J D Johnston

Embracing a never-say-die business strategy and attitude with regards to the smart for two brand, smart GmbH a division of Daimler is once again displaying yet another smart concept vehicle. This

By: J D Johnston l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 12, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

The DOE recently put out a bid for any company that could fully demonstrate a "zero emissions" transportation prototype, and if so, they'd fund further R&D on the project. Yes, that would be terrific

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

Would you buy a hybrid automobile right now? Well, before you answer that you might want to consider the extra up-front costs and the return on investment that you'd supposedly be saving by having

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

Developments in aerodynamics have somehow been put on the shelf in recent years. Whether due to styling, cost or other reasons, we have gone slightly backwards in building slippery cars.

By: John P Carpenter l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
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Lance Winslow

The DOE recently put out a bid for any company that could fully demonstrate a "zero emissions" transportation prototype, and if so, they'd fund further R&D on the project. Yes, that would be terrific

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

Would you buy a hybrid automobile right now? Well, before you answer that you might want to consider the extra up-front costs and the return on investment that you'd supposedly be saving by having

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

In the near future our cars will begin to have more and more autonomous driving features, until eventually, they will drive themselves. Indeed, at that point the USPS will have robotic delivery

By: Lance Winslow l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 04, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0

This is the time of year when many folks are looking to buy a new or newer vehicle. Gas mileage has now become an important factor in the decision as to what type of vehicle to purchase. That has

By: Karen Campese l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

It's great if you've bought yourself a fuel efficient car like Toyota's Prius or a Hyundai Accent. But, when you have to make do of a Range Rover with a fuel economy rating of 15 mpg, you have to

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 27, 2012 lViews: 80 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

In the United States, fuel efficient SUVs and cars are foreseen to set a record of more than 14 million unit sales this 2012, after achieving 12.8 million last year and 10.4 million the year before.

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 27, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

With the rising prices of essential commodities, problems with distributor countries, and the imbalance between supply and demand, it becomes an inevitable experience for motorists to start

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 79 lComments: 0

In this age of speedy online shopping, its easy to find exactly the DC electric motor you are looking for from the comfort of your own laptop or desktop computer. That is, however, if you know

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 10, 2012 lViews: 79 lComments: 0

These days, our cars are becoming less efficient and petrol prices continue to skyrocket, leading many commuters to filling their cars up two or even more times a week. This will eventually take a

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 05, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0

DC injection braking is a halting system used with AC drives and works by the sudden input of a direct current into an alternating current system, which causes the machine to slow down and stop. This

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0

Some people do not even realize that a number of the machines and equipment they use every day operate using an electric motor until something goes wrong with it. Fortunately, there are some engine

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 02, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

There are a number of different motors on the market, each best suited for a number of different applications (some applications' needs are even able to be met by two or three different types). For

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jul 02, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

In industrial situations it is often necessary to combine potentially dangerous and volatile machinery with hazardous environments of all kinds. In high risk industries and workplaces it is essential

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jun 27, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0

The term 'KV' refers to the revolutions per minute (rpm) constant of any machine. The KV number tells us how many revolutions the machine will turn when one volt is applied to the drive, with no load

By: John K. Taylor l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Jun 27, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0

A look at why a fuel efficient car can prove to be a red herring when it comes to going green. The issue of whether buying something new car that runs more efficiently is actually more 'green' than

By: Stephen Waller l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 74 lComments: 0
Marty Bay

Hyundai has recently confirmed that the company will not be using the same approach that the other car makers are employing in order to improve the fuel economy ratings of the vehicles that they

By: Marty Bay l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0

Modern diesel engines are usually more expensive than their gasoline counterparts. This results partly from inherent characteristics of diesels and partly from their state-of-the-art technology.

By: John P Carpenter l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 86 lComments: 0

Volkswagen has been building concept after concept of the ultimate eco car, based on technology that is very close to production. Unlike some eco startup companies who are just hoping for miracles,

By: John P Carpenter l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 95 lComments: 0

Developments in aerodynamics have somehow been put on the shelf in recent years. Whether due to styling, cost or other reasons, we have gone slightly backwards in building slippery cars.

By: John P Carpenter l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

In order to build your own electric vehicle you have got to be confident that you are knowledgeable in the field of electricity, mechanics, and automobiles in general. If you're not, individuals can

By: Gil Norman l Automotive > Hybrid Energy Efficient l Feb 19, 2012 lViews: 88 lComments: 0
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