Rick Kasper the President of Global Electric Motor Cars joins Craig to discuss the future of the Electric car. Global has been in business for over eleven years and has placed over 40,000 of their vehicles on the road. Known as an NEV or Neighborhood Electric Vehicle these low speed cars get an equivalent of 150 miles per gallon these making them great for short trips and fleet operations.
Comment and Review on Tech in the News. This week Biofuels.
Did you know that General Motors has join in partnership with a company called COSKATA? They have and this company has developed a technology that can make ethanol from just about anything …. including garbage such as old tires, wood chips, and even human waste! This is a great way to rid ourselves of garbage and power our cars. The best part is that it can sell for under a dollar a gallon. This is an incredible opportunity to stop the dependency on gas and oil.
Brian Nesbit from Vice President of design at General Motors spoke with Craig at the International Auto Show in Boston about GM and their design implementations that are now coming to market.
Comment and Review on the Tech News of the Week – Virgin Atlantic goes green with Biodiesel for its fleet.
Jim Benson from Space Development Corporation will join Craig to discuss what they have been studying and developing that will help us now and in the future.