Archive for June, 2008

An Arizona State University student has proposed a very novel way of re-capturing some of the energy expended by vehicles moving at high speeds on our nations highways. We all know how much air turbulence is generated by vehicles moving at speed particularly trucks.

The proposal would involve mounting horizontal wind turbines above the roadway that would be driven by the moving air generated by the passing traffic. The electricity generated by spinning these turbines could be fed back into the grid. Joe’s analysis indicates that based on vehicle speeds of 70 mph each turbine could produce 9,600kWh per year.

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Don’t have access to internet all the time, still dependent on Google search? Don’t worry guys, jus chill..

Here is a way to get Google search results thru mails.. Give it a try..

Just send an e-mail to google@capeclear.com and put the query string in the Subject line.
You will receive the search results as reply to your mail.

Hmmm, now you might be thinking that Google always gives links to other sites and how to get that information, rite? See, I can read your mind.. 😉

Anyways, here is a way to get the contents of an URL. Send another email to web@pagegetter.com and subject should contain the URL whose content has to be fetched..

Kool no.. 8)