Dangerous Chemical In LCD TVs Being Replaced

A couple of weeks ago we brought you the shocking news that your LCD HDTV probably contained a nefarious gas called Nitrogen Trifluoride (NF3) that was far more harmful to the environment than many other sources, including CO2. The Linde Group, who manufactures many of the LCD panels used in several popular LCD HDTVs,… » 7/21/08 10:00pm 7/21/08 10:00pm

Tesla Electric Car Won't Blow Up, Honest

A lithium-ion battery testers says that, the 7,000-cell battery found in the electric-powered Tesla roadster may lead to failure problems in the future. "If there are 7,000 cells, and there's one in ten million failures, you do the math in terms of how many vehicles are going to have a cell problem," said the tester,… » 8/04/06 1:33pm 8/04/06 1:33pm