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June 7, 2013
 

Ride The Future on Lithium Ion Batteries

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German Scientists Create Lithium Ion Battery that Can Charge an Electric Car for 27 Years

by , 06/06/13

Scientists at the Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Wurttemburg (ZSW) have developed one of the most efficient lithium-ion batteries yet. The super li-on batteries herald a bright future for energy storage systems, and in an electric vehicle they’re expected to retain 85% of their capacity after being charged every day for “about 27.4 years.”

Read more: German Scientists Create Lithium Ion Battery that Can Charge an Electric Car for 27 Years | Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building



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Susan Jones
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Press Release: Luci Hitches Ride with Ride the Future Tour to Promote Clean Energy and Set a Guinness World Record

PRESS RELEASE for immediate release Luci Hitches Ride with Ride the Future Tour to Promote Clean Energy and Set a Guinness World Record New York, NY – July 30, 2013: MPOWERD Inc., makers of the LuciTM inflatable solar la...
by morgan vanderwall
 

 
 
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A2B Powers Through As Ben Rides On

Ben is such a trooper! Check him out as he trudges up the mountain today en route to Las Vegas, NM! A2B all the way! 
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Day 21: Amarillio, TX —> Tucumcari, NM

It was a LONG, HOT ride to Tucumcari today on Day 21! Any recommendations on the best Green Chili on our path??? #RideTheFutureTour enters New Mexico!   Luci reaches MidPoint of the tour! #LuciRides   Rachel helping h...
by morgan vanderwall
 

 

 
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DAY ONE

We’ve had 2 very long distance runs and today is the 3rd. Riding these country roads through SC has been beautiful. Swamps, lakes, mossy trees, pretty little homes with wrap- around-porches. Such a nice ride!   Today...
by Susan Jones
 

 
 
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SIX MORE HOURS TIL WE LAUNCH FOR OUR 44 DAY TREK

SO READY TO GET ON THE ROAD AND SEE AMERICA UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL ON NO GAS!
by Susan Jones
 

 
 
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Curtis Martin Talk Show Hosts Ride The Future Tour

Ride The Future Team Team members Duane, BenSwing, Ben, Susan, and Jonathan discuss our upcoming cross country tour with callers. Give it a listen!   <iframe width=”400″ height=”370″ src=”h...
by Susan Jones
 

 

 
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It’s a Big Day for this 2013 Nissan Leaf!

First Inspection Then the Wrap   Stay tuned for the next photo of the Leaf in its new skin
by Susan Jones
 

 
 
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Check Out Our Article in EcoSeed

        If you don’t already know this publication, you should subscribe. It’s a great source of news, tech innovations, and investment opportunities.   The sound of silence is rolling into ...
by Susan Jones
 

 
 
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DUANE IS ALL SET TO CROSS THE FINISH LINE AT THE GOOGLE HQ IN THE NISSAN LEAF!

Duane Leffel is ready to hit the road in the 2013 Nissan Leaf.  After many years of spending his days in his corporate office, he is really looking forward to joining the Ride The Future Tour for a fun filled 44 day excursion ...
by Susan Jones