Tenn. professor cruises cross-country...

Tenn. professor cruises cross-country on 2.15 gallons of gas

There are 1 comment on the Florida Today story from Mar 9, 2012, titled Tenn. professor cruises cross-country on 2.15 gallons of gas. In it, Florida Today reports that:

Cliff Ricketts has achieved a career goal that should be music to the ears of gas prices-weary motorists everywhere: He drove coast-to-coast on less than 3 gallons of gasoline.

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Mick

Los Angeles, CA

#1 Mar 9, 2012
It's a bit misleading, as he got his energy from a huge immovable 10 kW array which he sold electricity to the grid from, and then later "withdrew" on the road (or withdrew in the lab to crack water into hydrogen). So yes, he used alternative energy sources, but it was not particularly cheat or efficient. See explanation here: http://goo.gl/K8BcG

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