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The Curious Case of Buying A New State Senator From The South Bay

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I’m guessing Bloomfield thinks he’s buying a Ben Allen who would NOT be Waxman-like on the issues. Curious, no? What dopes!

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Consumer Reports: Tesla Model S 'Best Overall' Again In 2015

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For the second year in a row, Consumer Reports has named the Tesla Model S its "Best Overall" vehicle to buy for 2015. DON''T MISS: Consumer Reports: Tesla Model S Electric Car Is ''Best Overall'' Vehicle (Feb 2014) As the well-regarded consumer magazine notes in its summary: For all of the impressive

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Hybrids, Subaru, Mazda Clean Up In Consumer Reports 'Best New-Car Value' List

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People buy green cars for fuel efficiency, but that''s often far from their only good quality. The magazine named the 2014 Toyota Prius hybrid best overall automotive value. Consumer Reports released its "Best New-Car Value" list yesterday, and there are plenty of hybrids and fuel-efficient gasoline cars on it.

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Just Business

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Harper's Magazine has a profile of an oil fixer, the sort of middleman without whom we don't get our daily dose. One of his most promising investments is a company called Green Holdings, which is in the emerging field of carbon trading: buying rights to pollute from cleaner businesses and selling them to dirtier ones.

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On Sale Now: Hybrid Buying Guide

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That said, there are still times when I prefer to get my information from a book, magazine or newspaper.

Tesla tweaks financing product with best resale value guarantee and lower monthly payments

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Buying a Model S through the Tesla financing offering now comes with a guarantee that the resale value will be higher than that of BMW, Audi, Mercedes, Lexus or Jaguar. The Model S is rated by Motor Trend, Automobile Magazine and many others as the best car of 2013, so it should naturally therefore have the highest resale value. Brie

Chrysler unveils new electric minivan for the US Postal Service

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Motor Trend Magazine has extensive coverage of all cars online including road tests, free videos, buying guides, etc. Postal Service.

Commercial Aircraft Corp of China and Boeing to partner on aviation energy conservations and emissions reductions

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Boeing has estimated that Chinese airlines will need to buy 5,000 new airplanes by 2030 to meet this extraordinary demand. SAIGC) and Shanghai Commercial Aircraft Magazine Co., Commercial Aircraft Corp. The aircraft manufacturers also agreed to have annual leadership engagements and exchange commercial aviation market forecasts. COMAC.

COMAC of China, Boeing open Energy Conservation Center; first focus on aviation biofuel from waste cooking oil

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Boeing has estimated that Chinese airlines will need to buy 5,000 new airplanes by 2030 to meet this extraordinary demand. SAIGC) and Shanghai Commercial Aircraft Magazine Co., Commercial Aircraft Corp. It is located in COMAC’s new Beijing Aeronautical Science and Technology Research Institute (BASTRI). billion passengers in 2030.

Perspective: Government Leadership Needed for Electric Vehicles to Succeed

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In an interview published in Maclean’s, a Canadian news magazine, the chairman and CEO of General Electric said, “ Government should be a catalyst for change. The forty cities that are in the Clinton Climate Initiative’s C40 group have municipal fleets with the capacity to buy every EV produced in 2011 and possibly 2012 as well.

Protean Electric suggests hybrid retrofit market in US will approach 500K total units by 2020

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million vehicles, according to information from General Service Administration reports and Automotive Fleet Magazine. Fleet owners can get the benefits of hybrid technology without having to buy new vehicles, engines or transmissions, or having to modify their engines to run on different fuels than what they are using today. Brief

When Will EVs Hit Primetime?

Revenge of the Electric Car

BYD’s all-electric e6 production line at the company’s base in Shenzhen was “ready for manufacturing&# in March, but was only producing the gasoline-powered F6, according to Yang Binbin, who writes for Caixin magazine, a business publication based in Beijing. U.S.). By Jaeah Lee for the Christian Science Monitor.

Transport minister launches new fuel economy label for used cars

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I hope as many dealers as possible will participate and I encourage used car buyers to look out for the label when they consider what to buy.”.

Electric Car Manufacturers Inspire New Paradigms -- Seeking Alpha

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Duh, heres our $40K volt, buy it please? The first law of technology: "Never buy anything with a low serial number." It should.

Does the future of electric cars hinge on costs?

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According to Ron Cogan, founder and editor of the Green Car Journal , the Obama administration is betting heavily on technology and that electric cars are not an exclusive answer to future transportation challenges and consumers will not be willing to buy them at all costs.

Peapod Comes Out on Earth Day '09 - GoodCleanTech

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But just in case non-iPod users plan to purchase one of these $12,500 babies, theres an in-dash iPod you can buy separately. PC Magazine, the PCMag.com logo and Gearlog are registered trademarks of Ziff Davis Publishing Holdings Inc. Add our RSS Feed to your favorite feed reader. Got a Question? A Comment? E-mail us! free now!

Labour's £5,000 sweetener to launch electric car revolution | Environment | The Guardian

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Its that part that could incentivise consumers to buy an electric vehicle." southern linc and southern telecom.fortune magazine. he said.

A 100 m.p.g. truck? A Bright IDEA | Freep.com | Detroit Free Press

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Three years ago, the magazine Popular Mechanics even wrote an article prodding the auto industry for not building the 100 m.p.g. They reality always seems to be just a few years away, the magazine complained. Whats more, mainstream consumers wont be able to buy it when it comes to market. SARAH A. WEBSTER A 100 m.p.g. truck?

Perspective: The UN Approval Process for Carbon Offsets

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Since 2005, when major greenhouse-gas emitters among the Kyoto signatories were issued caps on their emissions and permitted to buy credits to meet those caps, there has been more than $300 billion worth of carbon transactions. Schapiro, Mark, “ Conning the Climate: Inside the Carbon-Trading Shell Game ,” Harper’s Magazine (February 2010).

Technology Review: First Plug-in Hybrid to Be Sold in the United States

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Yippeee I cant wait not to buy one. By Kevin Bullis Audio » Listen - Flash Listen - MP3 Subscribe to podcast What is this? Powered by Share » Digg this Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Facebook Slashdot It! Stumble It! Price: $87,000. To go with its performance, the car carries a hefty price tag of $87,000. seconds. (It

Andy Grove: The U.S. must create an electric car industry - Apr. 17, 2009

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No party for Citis owners: You and me FORTUNE 500 Current Issue Subscribe to Fortune (Fortune Magazine) -- When gas was topping $4 a gallon last summer, the urgency to find alternative sources of energy to power cars and trucks became clear to most Americans. must create a strong electric car industry. The answer may lie in Silicon Valley.

Electric-Car Fans Rally Around the Volt - Green Inc. Blog - NYTimes.com

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Most people would have bought a new car years ago, but I didn’t because nothing worth buying was on the market. rolls toward bankruptcy.

Plug In America - Links and Resources

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Where Can I Buy One? Learn About Plug-ins What Are Plug-ins? Real Life EV Stories A Case for Electricity Plug In America Positions Energy Policy Frequently Asked Questions About Plug-in Buses Who Killed the Electric Car? 2 No. 1 Point Reyes EVs Did You Know? EV Driver Profile: the Pauls Newsletter Vol. 1 No. 4 Great Gifts! Why Am I a Member?

GM Says Chevrolet Volt Won't 'Pay the Rent' | Autopia from Wired.com

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Posted by: AJ | Apr 13, 2009 3:24:59 PM Dont buy the hype, version 1 was the EV1 which GM released in 1996. Haul or tow -- buy a Silverado.

Clean Tech - GigaOM - Salon.com

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According to Fortune magazine’s cover story this week, BYD’s cost-cutting moves so far include hiring people to assemble batteries instead of buying the $100,000 robotic arms used by Japanese competitors, flying executives in coach for business travel and putting them up in suburban rentals instead of posh downtown hotels for events.

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Electric Car Makers: Oregon Wants You - Green Inc. Blog - NYTimes.com

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And with EV maintenance you are less exposed to being ripped off buy the ICE car repairman. nk Related Posts From Green Inc. In the U.S. YMMV.

VIDEO: Driving a Tesla-powered Smart

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Motor Trend Magazine has extensive coverage of all cars online including road tests, free videos, buying guides, etc. and 49 mpg.

Dodge Circuit EV First Drive: electric car makes grand promises on Earth Day

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Can these things add up to make a car that people want to buy? I also think it will be cheap, which is why I think someone will buy the group.

Why Warren Buffett is investing in electric car company BYD - Apr. 13, 2009

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More from Fortune No party for Citis owners: You and me Is it time to buy American Express? Wang entered the automobile business in 2003 by buying a Chinese state-owned car company that was all but defunct. Berkshire Hathaway first tried to buy 25% of BYD, but Wang turned down the offer. 3 above. tech industry during the 1990s.

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Lotus and Harmon partner up to add sound to hybrids

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Motor Trend Magazine has extensive coverage of all cars online including road tests, free videos, buying guides, etc. Whoa. Hmm?!?!

How Carmakers Are Responding to the Plug-In Hybrid Opportunity

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People wont buy a full car. This company is not stupid." ( NY Times Magazine ) 2/16/07 In an interview with BusinessWeek on Feb. market.

Greenlings: Benefits of charging stations vs. battery swaps vs. home charging

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Motor Trend Magazine has extensive coverage of all cars online including road tests, free videos, buying guides, etc. See the problem?