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<a href="http://cosmos.bcst.yahoo.com/up/player/popup/?rn=4226712&cl=8689063&src=news" target="_blank">http://cosmos.bcst.yahoo.com/up/play...89063&src=news</a><br><br>
It is a video, I hope the link works. Anyway, what a cool idea! Obviously the $10,000 cost is out of reach for most people but if a large company could sort of "mass produce" the idea and bring the cost down that would be fantastic.
 

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I hope so.<br><br>
Thomas Edison developed an electric car also, 100 years ago. Standard Oil beat him out.<br><br>
I remember many entreprenuers developing electric cars, cars that ran on solar, LNG, hydrogen, even restaurant grease back in 1974 and forward during the OPEC Oil Embargo and later in 1979. The problem is getting funding for these engines and mass producing them. Many people across the country have old prototypes for which the patents have been bought by the oil companies.<br><br>
I am a veteran of sitting in many a gas line in the 1970s. What a waste of time.
 

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Conversion centers already exist. We know the ppl who started up a center, it's pretty cool stuff.<br><br><a href="http://www.nu-zevs.com" target="_blank">http://www.nu-zevs.com</a>
 

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<div style="font-style:italic;">I hope so.<br><br>
Thomas Edison developed an electric car also, 100 years ago. Standard Oil beat him out.<br><br>
I remember many entreprenuers developing electric cars, cars that ran on solar, LNG, hydrogen, even restaurant grease back in 1974 and forward during the OPEC Oil Embargo and later in 1979. The problem is getting funding for these engines and mass producing them. Many people across the country have old prototypes for which the patents have been bought by the oil companies.<br><br>
I am a veteran of sitting in many a gas line in the 1970s. What a waste of time.</div>
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No, the problem has been the batteries. The capacity of the batteries, the time it takes to charge the batteries. At this point, using large capacitors instead of batteries is a possibility.
 
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