15 Aug '12, 6am

You Can So Drive a Car with a Windmill on It… Almost!: Filed under: Energy News

You Can So Drive a Car with a Windmill on It… Almost!: Filed under: Energy News

Presidential candidate Mitt Romney once famously said that “you can’t drive a car with a windmill on it ,” but he might want to take a trip to Spain before he fully commits to the position that wind-powered vehicles are beyond the realm of the possible. The city of Barcelona happens to be the site of the world’s first electric vehicle charging station attached to a wind turbine , courtesy of a partnership between wind industry leader GE and a company called

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/08/15/ge-and-urban-green-en...

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