>As we look at the future of energy we have seen many exciting, innovative and sometimes bizarre new ways to create alternative energy (tidal power, cellulosic ethanol, algae fuel). Here’s a new one for you. Make energy out of speed bumps. Huh? According to inhabitat.com about 2,000 watts of electricity can be generated from each car going over newly designed speed bumps – envirogadget.com. Excess power could be used to power street lamps or buildings which generally have speed bumps guarding their drives such as schools and office parks. Talk about alternative energy.