New EV company to commercialize Rasers extended range electric powertrain; led by investor in Valence and EVI

Elements of Raser’s current series plug-in hybrid (extended range electric vehicle) drive system. Click to enlarge.

Raser Technologies, Inc. has finalized a transaction with a group of private investors led by California investor Carl E. Ber…

TAM Airlines and Airbus first to fly Jatropha-based renewable jet fuel in Latin America

Brazil’s largest airline, TAM Airlines, and Airbus have conducted the first Jatropha-based biofuel flight in Latin America, using an Airbus A320. The biofuel, processed by UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, was a 50% blend of locally-sourced Brazilian…