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  1. Wood-gas ICE and modern steam engines for vehicles

    Technical Discussion
    I have just been involved in a very interesting discussion on the Home Shop Machinist forum about wood-fuel biomass gasifiers for ICEs, as well as some modern technology that has shown promise for steam-powered vehicles of all sizes. As for electric cars, such prime movers may be efficient and...
  2. Barak Obama or John McCain - Which Candidate will Revive the Electric Car?

    Big news! U.S. presidential candidates Barak Obama and John McCain are talking about EVs. Finally, American politicians, corporate executives and grassroots advocates all seem to agree that powering cars from clean, affordable and domestic electricity makes sense. However, politicians have...
  3. Green Cars Part 2 - Biofuels

    Last week we established that the so called green car is a myth; cars are inherently harmful to the environment. Despite this, most of us would like to carry on using our cars because; let’s face it, they are really convenient. Those of us lacking the environmental zeal to give up the mixed...