Posted February 6, 2007
It would seem electric car manufacturers are cursed with a quintessential catch 22. To make it in this world, they must advance a disruptive technology without disrupting consumers.
Posted January 31, 2007
These cars may not help save the world, but what they will do is bring a much needed dose of smoking in the boys room attitude to the hybrid market.
Posted January 17, 2007
Those who watched the ethanol charts in 2006 might have thought they were looking at a drawing of the Eiffel Tower, so sharp and fast was its rise and fall. So before we get into the real story about why ethanol is probably going to be 2007s hottest sector, lets look at what went wrong.
Posted January 8, 2007
A few days ago, GM announced that it had awarded advanced battery development contracts to two suppliers to design and test lithium-ion batteries for use in the Saturn Vue Green Line plug-in hybrid SUV.
Posted December 15, 2006
There are more than 400,000 school busses that will have to be replaced in the next ten years. But there are only a couple of companies that will be tapped to produce them.
Posted November 29, 2006
Truly a real-life case of revenge of the nerds, this truck has enough technology to make any pocket-protecting geek smile as wide as his dickies-wearing, steel-toed, diesel-guzzlin brethren.
Posted October 11, 2006
Yesterday afternoon we received news that one of our hottest ethanol playsEthanex (EHNX.OB)just landed one of the biggest deals the entire ethanol market has seen all year.
Posted September 27, 2006
While a good portion of the ethanol stocks in the market right now continue to swim upstream against falling oil prices a select few are actually coming out ahead, and continuing with the ethanol momentum we witnessed just six months ago.
Posted September 13, 2006
Jeff Siegel discusses the oil crisis and hybrid locomotives.
Posted July 20, 2006
How long do you think it would take for an oil-induced meltdown to wreak havoc on every square mile of this country?
Posted June 14, 2006
Ethanol has become so hot even as the market continues to get crushed, analysts are jumping all over the latest ethanol IPOs slated to hit this summer. And with good reason. Theyre all are looking to produce some pretty impressive numbers right out of the box!