Audi 3.0ℓ TDI's Variable Vane Turbocharger Makes for a +30% Green Car

2014 Green Car Technology Award Nominee – Audi 3.0L TDI Diesel Engine

In just about a month, Green Car Journal, at the 2014 Washington Auto Show, will present the winner of the 2014 Green Car Technology...

Laser-Powered Spark Plugs Closer to Reality, Toyota Interested

Conventional gasoline engine makers may one day replace spark plugs with lasers, as Japanese researchers have designed and prototyped laser devices that are powerful enough to ignite the fuel and small enough to fit into the engine cylinder head (9 millimeters in diameter and 11 millimeters in length).

New Catalytic Converter Increases Fuel Efficiency and Drops Tailpipe Pollution

One of the most important components in a vehicle for controlling exhaust emission is the catalytic converter. Even though this is common knowledge, there...

Norwegian Airline Most Fuel Efficient, British Airways – the Least

British Airways and Lufthansa top the chart for the least fuel efficient carriers, contributing the most to carbon pollution from aviation. Air travel has quite...

Turbine Engine: a Different, 30% More Efficient Way to Move Trucks

The following is an excerpt from tt engines, a company who made a truck engine that does not have any pistons, valves, or any...

Justin Capra: The Green-Hearted Creator of The Jetpack and Several Alternative Inventions

After presenting Vasile Karpen and his wonderful but yet not understood invention of the battery that's been running for 60 years, now it's time for another brilliant Romanian green-hearted genius: Justin Capra, the original inventor of the jet pack.
Ceramic Matrix Composite [CMC] Material, Takes the Heat in a Jet Engine Core

General Electric Turns to Ceramics For More Efficient Jet Engine

Jet engines run at the very edge of thermal meltdown, but General Electric is turning to ceramics to turn up the heat and make...

Skyactiv-X: World’s First Compression Gasoline Engine Unveiled by Mazda in 2018

Mazda has decided to use the hype caused by the development of electric cars in order to set the stage for its new, revolutionary...

Mazda Claims Its New Skyactiv-3 Engine Matches EV GHG emissions

Mazda is said to be working on a gasoline engine to be as environmentally efficient as electric cars.  Its latest high compression engine technology...

New Ultra-Efficient Engine Promises 100 MPG

Today's internal combustion engines are almost nothing like the engines found in cars of years gone by, with the exception of the basic...