Archive: 19/05/2010

Explained: The Carnot Limit

Anytime engineers try to design a new kind of heat-based engine or improve on an existing design, they bump up against a fundamental efficiency limit: the Carnot Limit.

dateMay 19, 2010 in General Physics
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Electric vehicles given thumbs up

The first trial of electric vehicles in North East England has been a major success, leaving hundreds of drivers ready to make the switch to low carbon transport. Newcastle University in conjunction with Cenex, the UK's Centre ...

dateMay 19, 2010 in Energy & Green Tech
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