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Hanebrink X5 – Electricity at 80MPH

on Sunday, November 4th, 2012

Speed and distance are the two factors that are going to make or break electric motorcycles.  Hanebrink has just announced their X5, which is capable of speeds up to 80 MPH  (128 KMH ).  Aimed at the sports bike enthusiast rather than the commuter, it’s powered by 4 Li-Ion cells with a 14 gear transmission.Read More…

BMW C Evolution

on Thursday, August 9th, 2012
Posted in: Car Gear, News

They make great motorcycles and cars, and now BMW wants to go greener with their BMW C Evolution. According to the company, the prototype is close to hitting final production stages. Capable of covering 62 miles in a single charge and maximum speeds of up to 75 mph, the Evolution is another step in theRead More…

ted5000

Let TED monitor your electricity usage in real time

on Monday, February 1st, 2010
Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News, Reviews

The TED 5000 series of smart meters allow home energy monitoring in real time. You can even view your electricity usage from any Internet-connected device, including your mobile phone. This device is compatible with Google PowerMeter. Kits start at $199.95

tricklesaver

Electricity trickling is a sad thing

on Thursday, July 9th, 2009
Posted in: Home, Kitchen

I’m a big fan of green devices and ways to save electricity and money. I currently use a Belkin Conserve power strip and love it. The PC and TV TrickleSavers from TrickleStar are similar products, but in addition to the US, there are also versions available for Australia, New Zealand, UK, Italy, Denmark, Germany andRead More…