This may be of interest. Still has those pesky engineering issues to overcome...
New battery design could give electric vehicles a jolt
"For everyone to whom much is given, of him shall much be required." -- Luke 12:48
Raven - Moneybird's Black Magic Marker***
(Esprit's Power Play x Trumarc's Lean Cuisine)
Mick - Moneybird's Jumpin' Jack Flash***
(Clubmead's Road Warrior x Oakdale Whitewater Devil Dog)
Peerless - Moneybird's Sole Survivor
(Two River's Lucky Willie x Moneybird's Black Magic Marker)
You are holding the Volt up as a success story?!?!?!?!? I sure hope not....
It was announced today that Solyndra is making a comeback... they are buying the Volt from Government Motors. They are going to power them with solar panels. The Obama administration has agreed to give them 500 Billion for this exciting new opportunity. There is even talk of a wind powered model, with sails in various colors...