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Calculating the solar efficiency of Superman

Superman's solar power actually contravenes the laws of physics, according to a team of students at the University of Leicester.

By August 3, 2014

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New Volvo XC90 to double down on power, efficiency

The 2016 XC90's plug-in hybrid drivetrain will offer a huge amount of power, and excellent fuel economy.

By July 10, 2014

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Making the world's most efficient locomotive (pictures)

In a giant factory in Fort Worth, Texas, General Electric builds locomotives that produce fewer emissions than any other in the world. On Road Trip 2014, CNET's Daniel Terdiman walked the (assembly) line.

9 Images By June 21, 2014

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Samsung amongst winners in 'off-grid' super energy efficient TV design awards

Meet the best flatscreen TVs designed for the developing world to run on 'off-grid' energy, such as personal solar panels, as named by clean energy initiative Global LEAP.

By May 13, 2014

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What is HEVC? High Efficiency Video Coding, H.265, and 4K compression explained

High Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC), also known as H.265, promises twice the compression possible with Blu-ray’s best video compression methods. But how does it work, and is it enough to get us better-looking 4K content?

By April 18, 2014

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Dash keeps you safe and efficient on the road (pictures)

This handy Android app tracks your car's performance and your driving behaviors so you can drive safely and improve fuel efficiency.

8 Images By April 18, 2014

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BlueTec-powered Benz brings together luxury and efficiency

If you're not too hung up on dashboard apps, the Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTec is the total package, balancing gobs of torque and real-world performance, great highway fuel efficiency, and nearly autonomous driver aid tech.

By February 14, 2014

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Range Rover Hybrid: Efficient Opulence

The Range Rover is a brilliant vehicle - it's able to cross deserts and fit in at the opera. Now there's a Hybrid model and it's just a good as its sibling, but there's just one thing that confuses us about it.

November 22, 2013

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Qualcomm goes after MediaTek with low-end LTE chip

While MediaTek has been gunning for Qualcomm's core business in the higher-end market, Qualcomm looks to be playing a similar game, attacking MediaTek's territory in the low-end market.

By September 9, 2014

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Western Digital enlists helium for 6TB energy-efficient drives

Mammoth data centers need more data capacity and lower power consumption. The new Ultrastar He6 drives float a new concept for achieving those ends.

By November 4, 2013