1863 Simmonds Steamer..Clarence Simmonds was an employee at the Lynn Gas and Electric Company in Lynn during the year,1863, he built his steam car. It took only 5 minutes to get the proper amount of steam to reach top speed of 10 mph. He received permission to drive his car certain hours to and from work. A group of promotors bought his car for promotional purposes. He never built another car.
Erin Brockovich - 2000, directed by Steven Soderbergh, based on the true story of Erin Brockovich, portrayed by Julia Roberts, who fought against tPacific Gas and Electric Company (PG). JUlia Roberts won the Academy Award, Golden Globe, Screen Actors' Guild Award and BAFTA for Best Actress. Did you know the real Erin Brockovich has an appearance early in the film as a waitress named Julia ?
LoveFirePlaces, the online fire and fireplaces company based in the UK, announced the launch of new contemporary Marble Stone Fireplace packages range for living room. Gallery Marble Fireplace packages offers integrated and modern solution for Heating as well as Decor. Gallery Marble fireplace packages will allow homeowners to luxuriate with roaring flame in style. These full fireplace setups comprise of Ultra modern fireplaces collection Back and Hearth Panels, Electric Fire, Gas Fire,
1896 Riker Electric Tricycle - Andrew L. Riker produced his 1st electric car in 1894 and built electric vehicles in Elizabethport, New Jersey until the company was absorbed by the Electric Vehicle Company in 1902. Riker gained acclaim for his development of high speed electric cars culminating w/ his 'Riker Torpedo' that set a world's record for speed (57mph) in 1901. In 1902 Riker then became vice-president of Locomobile, a gas powered marque. This car has a 1hp, 40v, electric motor.
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