AirPod: Powered by Compressed Air, Greener than Electrics, Ready for Sale

Can you remember MDI Cat? They're the company who designed an engine powered completely by compressed air a few years ago. It looks like they gathered funding from a Tata Motors venture and are now developing a new and more efficient vehicle: the AirPod.

Air Powered Motors: Small as Watermelons, More Efficient than Diesel

If you watch The Green Optimistic you already know that we covered air cars in previous posts, both MDI CAT's and the Angelo DiPietro air motor. The first time we wrote about these inventions was about 6 months ago. Now, MDI and Angelo DiPietro have contracts all over the world with auto makers to sell them the compressed air technology so automakers do what they do best: cars.

Honda Air: The Compressed-Air Sportscar at LA Auto Show's Design Challenge

Honda, aside from making their cars good shapes, participates to design challenges like that from the LA Auto Show, presenting their compressed-air Honda Air.

Air-Powered Motorbike Coming From Indian Students

The high population of India makes for the pollution to be high as well. So, if there is any place on Earth where electric vehicles are needed, then it's there. Aware of this situation, a handful of engineering students in Palwal City, Haryana state have conceived an oxygen-run motorbike, which they claim is a discovery in the field.

MDI Cat’s Air Engines Unveiled

MDI has developed a high performance compressed air technology. When it is compared to traditional gasoline powered engines, MDI´s engine is far superior in...

OneCAT – the car that runs on air!

Remember an older article about a small company, called MDI, who had a plan in building a car that runs totally on air? Now...

Tata Motors to Launch Mini CAT Compressed Air Car in August

Although it will come in the standard offer without a radio, Tata Motors' latest car, the Mini CAT, will be powered by air pressure...

François Gissy’s Compressed Air/Water Motorcycle Accelerates in 0.5s to 62mph

When it comes to acceleration, most cars are allright. Teslas are OK, Formula1 cars are better but there's one more thing beating them: an...

81 MPG Compressed Air Hybrid Unveiled by Peugeot/Citroën

Gasoline and diesel fuel are, by far, not the only options available in the world of automobile propulsion. Pretty much anything that stores energy can...

Tata Motors is Expected to Release an Air-Powered Nano

For those who don't now, Nano is a car from the Indian company Tata Motors. This mini car would sell at $2500 and will have new green features that would please many eco-savvy people. As some latest news say, Tata will release an air-powered model, running a compressed air engine from MDI Enterprises.