Back in August, just before we got word of the Citroen C-Metisse concept car, I was electronically chatting with my friend Bryan about diesels and hybrids when he said, "makes me wonder why no one is marketing a diesel-electric hybrid to consumers yet." Think of the high mileage, the minimal emissions and of course the monsterous low-end torque. If or when an automaker mates the two power plants successfully, it could be pure automotive nirvana.
John Gartner of Autopia questions the validity of technology that generates oil from trash found in landfills. His concern is the company Green Power, Inc., and company CEO Michael Spitzauer.