The group was formed to promote the use of human powered transportation alternatives on land and water by organizing periodic human power events and competitions for all individuals; including the mental and physically handicapped.
The discussion of any type of equipment or transportation using human muscles, usually leg muscles with cranks and chains. This includes generators, mills, drills, presses, boats, planes, and land vehicles.
Global Warming Research. Learn about the causes and effects of global warming. Consider possible global warming solutions. Read predictions of rising sea levels, coral reef bleaching and mass extinctions.
Exploring the limits of my capabilities and sharing my experiences is what I live for. It is through these web pages that I hope to educate, inspire or simply entertain those who share my fascination with all that life has to offer.
Ormat Technologies (NYSE: ORA) is a world leader in the geothermal power plant sector. The Company has 4 decades experience in the development of state-of-the-art, environmentally sound power solutions.
The South Carolina Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Alliance is a public-private collaboration for cooperative and coordinated utilization of resources in the state used to advance the commercialization of hydrogen and fuel cell technologies.
A great hybrid car resource for learning about hybrids and alternative fuel vehicles. Information and articles from a real person, your Guide, Eric Powers, a hybrid car owner. Includes articles, car reviews, and helpful advice on the Toyota Prius...
Windstream Power Systems designs and manufactures residential and commercial renewable power systems using wind, solar, and microhydro energy. We also specialize in educational products like our Human Power Generator.
The Will Steger Foundation's first initiative, Global Warming 101, raises broad public awareness about global warming as witnessed through Will Steger's polar expeditions; educates about the effects of human actions.
The TWIKE defines a new way of transport. In production since 1996, the TWIKE was mainly sold in Switzerland and Germany but also has worldwide appearance through the internet and active customers in the US and other countries.
The term Human Powered Boat or HPB can refer to rowboats, paddleboats, canoes, kayaks, or even rowing shells. We focus on unique and innovative home-built or production manufactured designs involving lightweight and streamlined hulls, pedals, gears.
These files are often referred to by Doug Williams in exchanges in the Gasification mailing list and the Biomas mailing list to which he belongs. Doug is the Managing Director of Fluidyne Gasification.
Lexus Hybrid cars are quantum leap in automotive technology. Intelligently combining electric and petrol power, full hybrid Lexus vehicles deliver breathtaking performance, improved fuel economy and significantly reduced emissions.
The International Human Powered Vehicle Association is an association of national associations and organizations, dedicated to promoting improvement, innovation and creativity in the use of human power.