Connect With Us

Stephen Mraz, Machine Design

Mraz, Machine Design
Falling Particles Capture Solar Energy
Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories, in Albuquerque, N. M., are refining a method of capturing the sun’s thermal energy using falling-particle technology.
Can the Government Force Feed Us Electric Cars?
Despite the government’s thumb on the scale with its rebates of $2,500 to $7,000 to buyers of plug-in electric and hybrid vehicles, sales of those vehicles haven’t exactly gone through the roof. In fact, Honda sold only 83 of its all-electric Fit this year, and sales of GM’s Volt are still struggling despite a $5,000 cut in its base price. Meanwhile, the U.S. is on track to spend $7.5 billion on the rebates by 2019 with no effect on gas use or emissions, according to Machine Design.
National Real Estate Investor Related Sites

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×