2013

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Electric Cars So Disruptive, Gas Cars Will Be Obsolete In 2016, Says Futurist

Green Car Reports

Many people like to think they can predict the future, but only futurists (and psychics) get paid to do it. Thomsen delivered a speech this past

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ABB commissions world’s highest capacity HVDC Light underwater power link

Green Car Congress

ABB has delivered the East West Interconnector to EirGrid, the Irish transmission system operator. HVDC Light uses underground or submarine cables.

Toyota hybrid cars enjoy huge surge in sales

Green Cars News

Japanese carmaker Toyota has had a firm grip on the hybrid car market for many years: and now it is smashing through its own sales records.

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eRoadRacing World Cup replaces TTXGP and FIM e-Power, releases calendar

National Green Transportation

This series replaces both the

Hybrid QX60 Hits The Streets

Hybrid SUV Blog

Not too long ago, hybrid vehicles cost thousands more than their conventionally-fueled counterparts. Make sense? Infiniti QX60

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Tesla Underground: Texas Franchise Rules Make Model S Owners Skirt The Law

Green Car Reports

In most cases--Massachusetts, New York, and North Carolina, among others--Tesla has managed to stave off the proposed laws, which are

Electric Cars: 12 Percent Of All New-Car Sales In Norway Last Month

Green Car Reports

Norway loves electric cars. So much so that last month, over a tenth of all the new cars sold had a plug.

“Project Volt Gas Volt” proposes long-term financing plan to support widespread implementation of power-to-gas systems

Green Car Congress

Diagram: Isabelle Plat. Click to enlarge. Although they are targeting an initial implementation France, they see it as broadly applicable. Resources.

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Will Quebec Join California, Oregon As Electric-Car Pioneers?

Green Car Reports

Today, California buys the largest number of plug-in electric cars by far of any North American state or province.

What Can I Save Driving An Electric Car? Apps Can Help, Soon

Green Car Reports

Last month, Apple Stores in the United States began stocking the Automatic Link. The Automatic Link is a $99 device that connects to a car''s

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Low carbon vehicles – more than the sum of their parts?

Green Cars News

How do socio-cultural factors impact on the uptake of low emission vehicles? Green credentials

Tesla Motors takes the initiative to extinguish Model S fire worries

National Green Transportation

Since October 1, 2013, three Tesla Model S&#39

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Hybrid Nissan Pathfinder

Hybrid SUV Blog

Many years ago, the Nissan Pathfinder was one of America’s favorite SUVs. Compared to its rivals from Jeep and Chevrolet, the Pathfinder ruled.

Etiquette Tips For Electric-Car Charging: New Video Explains It All

Green Car Reports

The modern wave of electric cars has brought with it many benefits, but also a few downsides. And in a new video

Quick-Charging Two In One: Tesla To Offer $1,000 CHAdeMO Adaptor For Electric Cars

Green Car Reports

Sometimes, going it alone is tough. Until now, that is. Tesla will

One New York Cabbie Loves His Nissan Leaf Electric Taxi

Green Car Reports

There can be few tougher tests for a car than as a taxi in New York City.

Plug-In Electric Car Sales Triple In 2012 As Buyers, Models Increase

Green Car Reports

car buyers took home about 17,500 plug-in electric cars in 2011. Last year, the numbers got better. A lot better. Not bad, huh?

Women Now Buying One-Third Of All Nissan Leaf Electric Cars

Green Car Reports

Perhaps a result of the comparatively limited selection of electric cars currently on sale, they''ve not yet developed any real gender stereotypes.

Stanford team develops new approach to overcoming capacity fading in Lithium-sulfur batteries

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Electrochemical performance of the modified hollow carbon nanofiber cathode. (a) Credit: ACS, Zheng et al. Click to enlarge. earlier post ). Resources.

Tesla Model S Gets Five Stars For Crash Safety From NHTSA

Green Car Reports

2015 BMW i8 To Feature World's First Laser Headlights

Green Car Reports

BMW''s plug-in hybrid i8 sports car is set to be one of the most exciting cars of 2014, but it''ll also be one of the most technologically advanced.

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UK reveals plan for 1.6 million hydrogen cars by 2020

Green Cars News

As it enters the second phase of its programme, the UKH2Mobility [.]. Fuel Cells Hydrogen cars fuel cell hydrogen

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Coda Automotive shuts down as parent company refocuses on Coda Energy

National Green Transportation

Coda Energy is the

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BMW X5 eDrive Concept SUV

Hybrid SUV Blog

. In order to meet future fuel MPG standards, automakers are starting to adopt electricity en-mass. So the benefit to urban drivers is significant.

Tesla's Elon Musk: Model S Fires Overhyped, Car Is Safe

Green Car Reports

Recent fires of Tesla Model S electric cars aren''t worrying the company''s CEO, Elon Musk--at least publicly. While you might

Volvo Concept Coupe Plug-In Hybrid: Classic P1800 Reimagined

Green Car Reports

"The new Volvo Concept Coupé reveals how we could shape our cars from now on.

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Can Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Vehicles Compete With Electric Cars?

Green Car Reports

Suddenly, hydrogen fuel-cell cars are back in the news. Headlines have proclaimed a coming battle between plug-in electric cars and the new shining hope, hydrogen-powered vehicles. Three automakers--Honda, Hyundai, and Toyota--will offer fuel-cell cars to consumers by the end of 2015, albeit in small numbers and limited areas. Today, the only such

Tesla Model S Was Best-Selling Car In Norway For September

Green Car Reports

Well, here''s a first: The best-selling car in Norway is the Tesla Model S. Not the best-selling electric car. Not the best-selling car with a plug. For the month of September, the Tesla Model S was the best-selling car, period. Silicon Valley startup electric-car maker Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] sold 616 Tesla Model S cars in Norway last month

Could Google Buy Tesla? Should It?

Green Car Reports

Speculating on what will happen to Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] can be endlessly entertaining, and the discussions have taken up terabytes of server space already. But last week, a Forbes contributor suggested an intriguing notion: Should search giant Google buy Tesla? The conventional wisdom has been that ultimately, Tesla''s backers and board will

UC Irvine study finds organic constituents of UFP play important role in heart disease; suggestions for more effective emission control

Green Car Congress

Particle scale. Source: Kleinman presentation. Click to enlarge. 0.18 ?m Led by Dr. Michael T. m and is formed by a number of different mechanisms.

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Tesla's Talks With Samsung For Electric-Car Batteries Get More Serious

Green Car Reports

Tesla is looking for a new partner to produce electric-car batteries in addition to its current maker, Panasonic, and it may have found one. Or not. Reuters reports that Tesla''s talks with Samsung SDI--a division of Korean electronics giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.--are are getting more serious. Spokespeople from both companies said nothing

Will Europe Too Write Rules To Make Quiet Electric Cars Noisier?

Green Car Reports

This one just isn''t going to go away, is it?

Toyota named most valuable automotive brand

Green Cars News

Toyota''s brand value increased by 12% to $24.5 billion (?16.2 billion), making it one of the biggest movers in the automotive sector.[.]. Toyota

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Tesla's West Coast Supercharger Corridor opens for Model S road trips

National Green Transportation

Tesla Motors announced on Wednesday the opening of the West Coast Supercharger Corridor.