Enter To Win A 2010 Hybrid

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We are now just a couple of weeks away from Earth Day, 2010 (April 22nd) and already we’re seeing green advertisements to celebrate the 40th anniversary. The Sprint “Go Green&# Sweepstakes : How badly would you like to win a free 2010 Ford Escape Hybrid SUV?

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Munch Racing wins TTXGP 2010 world championship, closely followed by CRP Racing

National Green Transportation

It was a beautiful fall afternoon in Albacete for the 2010 TTXGP Grand Final championship race, one which saw a closely fought battle between the front-runners, Munch Racing, CRP Racing, Team Agni and Campus Francorchamps resulted in an exciting

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Toyota announces aggressive environmental targets through 2050; cutting new vehicle CO2 by 90% compared to 2010

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Reducing average CO 2 emissions from new vehicles by more than 22 percent by 2020 (compared to Toyota’s 2010 global average).

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Budget 2010: despite cuts Government aims to be ‘greenest ever’

Green Cars News

If you, like us are waiting to hear that the Government has committed to introducing the £5,000 electric car grants next year then you too will be disappointed. Chancellor George Osborne made no reference to any measures designed to encourage the uptake of electric cars as part of his Budget speech today and has still [.].

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Fossil fuel emissions expected to grow in 2010

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We may be on the brink of an exciting new automotive era powered by alternative fuels – but CO2 emissions from fossil fuels are still expected to increase this year. According to the US Energy Information Administration, there will be an increase in emissions in the region of 2.1 per cent this year despite a fall [.].

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Opel-Vauxhall to showcase new ecoFLEX models in Paris

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The Paris Motor Show 2010 is inching ever closer and now Opel/Vauxhall has announced plans to introduce a host of new ecoFLEX models at the event. Tags: Green cars Latest news Vauxhall 2010 Paris Motor Show new Opel Meriva new Vauxhall Meriva Opel Opel Agila Opel Corsa Opel ecoFLEX Paris Motor Show Vauxhall Agila Vauxhall Corsa Vauxhall ecoFlex

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Green cars take over the Commonwealth Games

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Tags: Electric cars Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news Suzuki Commonwealth Games Commonwealth Games 2010 Maruti Suzuki Suzuki eeco Suzuki SX4 Hybrid

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News in brief: SAIC reveals a Leaf of its own

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The company revealed its own Leaf concept car as part of the Shanghai Automotive Group General Motors Pavilion at Expo 2010. Tags: Electric cars Green cars Latest news Nissan Nissan LEAF SAIC SAIC Leaf Shanghai Expo 2010 solar powered cars Anything Nissan can do, Chinese manufacturer SAIC can apparently do too… or at least with the same name. Unlike the LEAF from Nissan however, this is not a conventional electric car. Instead, it features photovoltaic conversion, [.].

GM hybrid study reduces fuel consumption

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Tags: Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news general motors 2010 Direction in Engine Efficiency and Emissions Research Conference fuel consumption GM hybrid cars GM Hybrid System

Peugeot’s electric i0n to go on sale end of 2010

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The Peugeot i0n electric car is set to go on sale in the UK by the end of the year, it has been revealed. This means that it will be here in time to benefit from the introduction of £5,000 subsidies for buyers of electric cars- one of just a three cars that will qualify [.].

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Toyota to start more plug-in Prius trials

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Speaking at a Press conference at Auto China 2010 in Beijing, Toyota executive vice president Takeshi Uchiyamada outlined the plans while the company showcased its exciting new technology. Tags: Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news Toyota Auto China 2010 Beijing Motor Show China Plug-in hybrid car trials plug-in hybrid cars plug-in vehicles Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid car

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BMW announces launch date of new electric car

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The announcement was made by Norbert Reithofer, the chairman of the board of management for BMW AG, ahead of the Auto China 2010 show in Beijing. Tags: BMW Electric cars Green cars Latest news Auto China 2010 BMW electric BMW electric cars BMW Megacity BMW Megacity electric car BMW Megacity launch date BMW MINI E Norbert Reithofer The BMW Group has declared that its new Megacity Vehicle will be launched in 2013.

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BMW to present new hybrid car in Geneva

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While planning to debut its new BMW 5 Series saloon car at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show next week, the German car manufacturer has also revealed plans for a Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid. Tags: BMW Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news 2010 Geneva Motor Show BMW 5 Series ActiveHybrid BMW ActiveHybrid geneva motor show hybrid vehicles new BMW 5 Series new BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid

Researchers aim to optimise natural gas engines

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Tags: Green cars Latest news CNG CNG cars CNG efficiency compressed natural gas natural gas cars SAE 2010 World Congress University of Stuttgart

Mitsubishi agrees i-MiEV promotion in Switzerland

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Tags: Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Alpiq Holding AG electric vehicles geneva motor show Geneva Motor Show 2010 Mitsubishi i-MiEV Switzerland

Say hello to the Light Car

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Tags: Green cars Latest news 2010 Geneva Motor Show EDAG Light Car geneva motor show Light Car Protean Electric wheel hubs space frame

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VW introduces more fuel efficient Sharan

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Tags: Green cars Latest news Volkswagen 2010 Geneva Motor Show new Volkswagen Sharan new VW Sharan Volkswagen Sharan VW VW Sharan

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Proton reveals range extended electric car series

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Tags: Electric cars Green cars Hybrid cars Latest news Lotus Engineering 2010 Geneva Motor Show geneva motor show lotus engineering Lotus Range Extender Proton Proton EMAS Proton EMAS Country Proton EMAS3 range extended electric cars

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Ferrari debuts experimental hybrid car

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Porsche to introduce new Cayenne Hybrid

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Buick Hybrid Borrows From Volt

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The 2011 Buick hybrid crossover is expected to borrow heavily from the 2010 straight Buick gasoline crossover. A Buick hybrid crossover has been envisioned for several years. In early 2009, there was great fanfare that the vehicle was on the way.

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Top 5 Most Researched Hybrid SUVs

Hybrid SUV Blog

It’s January and the 2010 car season is officially in full swing now that the doors have opened at the North American International Auto Show.

‘10 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

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The 2010 Toyota Highlander Hybrid is a large SUV that makes use of the company’s Hybrid Synergy Drive system in order to return fuel economy numbers that are more often associated with family sedans rather than heavy trucks. Additional Reviews of the 2010 Toyota Highlander Hybrid SUV: Edmunds.

The Social Non Profit – Working Smarter with Social Tech

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The Social Non Profit. I believe that non profits are more capable of fulfilling their Mission, meeting their business goals, empowering (liberating) their staff and engaging their stakeholders when they choose to work smarter using social technologies.

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Follow Hybrids With Social Media

Hybrid SUV Blog

Where do you go online to get your hybrid car and SUV information? For many people, automotive websites and search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo! have been their main source of news, reviews and data.

VW Diesel NOx Problem: So Tough Angela Merkel Complained About It (In 2010)

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Weeks after it was first announced that the carmaker used "defeat device" software in diesel cars to cheat U.S. emissions tests, Volkswagen is no closer to implementing a plan for fixing the affected cars. But new information hints at just how far back Volkswagen's concerns over emissions standards may go. German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Europe emissions Germany Volkswagen diesel scandal

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Global biofuels production up 17% in 2010 to hit all-time high of 105 billion liters

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Global production of biofuels increased 17% in 2010 to reach an all-time high of 105 billion liters (28 billion gallons US), up from 90 billion liters (24 billion gallons US) in 2009. The world produced 86 billion liters (23 billion gallons US) of ethanol in 2010, 18% more than in 2009.

Researcher Describes Conceptual Cold Fusion Battery, or Small Power Unit

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ACS Press Briefing on Cold Fusion, 21 March 2010. Professor George Miley of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and director of its Fusion Studies Lab, reported on progress toward a “cold fusion battery”—a small power unit that uses a low energy nuclear reaction (LENR) (i.e.,

Plug-In Electric Car Sales In Mar: Leaf Surpasses Volt In Total Sales Since 2010

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For more than four years, the Nissan Leaf and Chevy Volt have been the highest-volume plug-in electric cars sold in the U.S. Last month, for the first time in roughly three years, the Nissan Leaf''s total U.S. sales surpassed those of the Chevrolet Volt. With March deliveries of 1,817 Leafs, compared to 639 Volts, the Leaf surged past the Volt to a. sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) compliance car

Volvo sale expected in early 2010

Green Cars News

Anyone who feared that Volvo may go the way of fellow Swedish brand Saab will be relieved to hear that the Ford Motor Company is confident a sale will be complete during the first quarter of 2010. Ford has confirmed that all substantive commercial terms relating to the sale have been settled with Zheijang Geely Holding [.].

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GM leads in clean-energy US patents in 2010

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GM received 940 US patents in 2010, placing it in the top 25 of all companies. General Motors received more clean-energy patents last year than any other organization, according to the Clean Energy Patent Growth Index (CEPGI) of US patents. The Clean Energy Patent Growth Index tracks the granting of US patents in solar, wind, hybrid/electric vehicles, fuel cells, hydroelectric, tidal/wave, geothermal, biomass/biofuels and clean, renewable energy.

Green Cars – A Year In Review (Part 1) Green Piece

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Tuesday 21 December 2010. With the end of 2010 rapidly approaching, The Green Piece takes a two part look at the key developments of the year involving all of the major car manufacturers. The Green Piece 2010 year in reviewThe Green Piece. Audi The year started with a bang for German car manufacturer Audi as it introduced the exciting electric sports [.].

Capacity of Texas to develop hydrogen fuel cell terminal truck based on series hybrid version

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Capacity of Texas, the developer of the series hybrid Pluggable Hybrid Electric Terminal Tractor (PHETT) ( earlier post ), has been awarded an $872,000 Grant to develop a Hydrogen Fuel Cell Terminal Truck—the ZETT, or Zero Emission Terminal Truck—based on the PHETT platform. The PHETT incorporates a 225 hp (168 kW) 3-phase AC traction motor that develops 1,376 lb-ft (1,865 N·m) of torque and 220V single-phase 40 amp on-board grid-charging system.

EIA reports a 3.9% increase in US energy-related carbon dioxide emissions in 2010

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Factors contributing to the growth in energy-related CO 2 emissions in 2010. US carbon dioxide emissions from the consumption of fossil fuels were 5,638 million metric tons carbon dioxide (MMTCO 2 ) in 2010, an increase of 3.9% in 2010. in 2010 across all end-use sectors.

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Remy International, Inc. Supplying HVH Electric Motors to Daimler for 2010 Mercedes-Benz ML450 Two-Mode Hybrid

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is supplying Daimler with HVH (High Voltage Hairpin) electric motors for the two-mode hybrid transmissions used in the 2010 Mercedes-Benz ML450 Hybrid ( earlier post ) recently released to the United States market.

Jaguar unveils C-X75 electric concept car (Paris Autoshow)

National Green Transportation

In celebration of Jaguar's 75 year anniversary they surprised everybody by unveiling a wild concept car at this weeks Paris Autoshow.

Electric motorcycle pioneer Matt Dieckmann dies in traffic accident

National Green Transportation

Yesterday Matthew Dieckmann, 29, of Santa Rosa California died in a motorcycle accident.

Lightning almost strikes at Laguna Seca e-Power electric motorcycle race, instead MotoCzysz sizzles

National Green Transportation

FIM's electric motorcycle race series, e-Power, arrived this weekend at the famed Laguna Seca raceway accompanied by the MotoGP. The leading contenders were the Lightning Motors bike which has dominated the North American TTXGP series

Arcimoto's Pulse, the electric motorcycle for those who want to drive a space ship

National Green Transportation

Arcimoto attended the recent CleanTech and PlugIn 2010 conferences in San Jose, showing their 3rd prototype, where this writer was able to talk with them. The Arcimoto is an electric three wheeled electric motorcycle sporting an enclosed cabin reminding some of space ships. After a few years development the Arcimoto team is refining the design and preparing to enter production.

Study estimates cost of US preterm births attributable to PM2.5 in 2010 at $4.33B

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For the study, lead investigator Leonardo Trasande, MD, MPP, a professor at NYU Langone, and his colleagues examined data for 2010 from the Environmental Protection Agency, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Institute of Medicine. A study by scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center estimates that 3.32% of pre-term births (PTBs, birth at 2.5 air pollution. Attributable PTBs cost were estimated at $4.33 billion.