Green Chip Stocks Archives


Four Times the Power...Without a Drop of Gas!

Written by Brian Hicks
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.

Electric Musings from an Armchair Racer

Written by Brian Hicks
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.

Drunk on Ethanol

Written by Brian Hicks
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 2007’s hottest sector, let’s look at what went wrong.

Powering Tomorrow's EVs

Written by Brian Hicks
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.

PTA's . . . Pollution . . . Profits!

Written by Brian Hicks
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.

Drive This SUV 100 Miles Without a Drop of Gas!

Written by Brian Hicks
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.

The Hottest Ethanol Play Just Got Hotter!

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted October 11, 2006

Yesterday afternoon we received news that one of our hottest ethanol plays—Ethanex (EHNX.OB)—just landed one of the biggest deals the entire ethanol market has seen all year.

Can This Company Finally Make Ethanol Competitive?!!

Written by Brian Hicks
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.

Hybrid Locomotive

Written by Brian Hicks
Posted September 13, 2006

Jeff Siegel discusses the oil crisis and hybrid locomotives.

When the Wells Run Dry - This Company will Profit!

Written by Brian Hicks
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?

The Next Wave of Ethanol Profits

Written by Brian Hicks
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. They’re all are looking to produce some pretty impressive numbers right out of the box!