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“I Bring You Greetings From The Lucky Sperm Club…

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You can find out at the 41:00 mark in the video of the event: Filed under: environment Tagged: 100% renewable energy , carbon budget , climate justice , fossil free , frontline communities , Joe Galliani , Lucky Sperm Club , South Bay 350 Climate Action Group , South Bay Clean Power.

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Stop tinkering: Sierra Club Chief touts vehicle electrification

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After spending time in the Gulf, the Sierra Club's new executive director, Michael Brune, ponders getting off oil in "Create," his Sierra Magazine commentary. coal Sierra Club After extolling biking and transit, he concludes: "The single most effective thing we can do as a country to get off oil, however, is to electrify transportation. The days of tinkering around with tiny increases in fuel economy should be long gone.

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Car2go smart car club heads to London

Green Cars News

London has become the latest city to benefit from the rising phenomenon which is the car2go car club. The city becomes the first place in the UK where the club will operate, at first running from just three boroughs in the capital. Green credentials car club Car2go London UK

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Fellow EVers, Join me in tracking your EV at [link]. This is a handy sight a friend of mine put together to track your EV miles, fuel saved, money saved, carbon reduction, etc. You can now follow my EV statistics on right side of this blog. Check it out

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Car2go car club heads to Birmingham

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The car2go car club is about to conquer its second British city with the launch of a 250 strong fleet in Birmingham. Latest news smart Birmingham car club car sharing Car2go UK

Car2go car club heads to Miami

Green Cars News

Yet another US city is to benefit from the rising phenomenon that is the car2go car club-this time it’s Miami. On Saturday (July 28), the East Coast city welcomed 240 smart fortwo vehicles which make up its new car club service-a flexible car hire system where customers can pay by the minute for the use [.]. smart car club smart fortwo USA

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Vauxhall Ampera joins the club

Green Cars News

Vauxhall’s newly launched Ampera joins Zipcar’s self-service fleet in London, where the car club’s members will be able, from today, to reserve an Ampera online through the club’s website or using their smart phones [.]. Vauxhall car club London UK Vauxhall Ampera ZipCarThe range-extended Vauxhall Ampera is to join the world’s biggest car sharing network as part of a six month pilot partnership.

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Zipcar launches new one-way club service

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Zipcar is to take on the rising might of Car2Go in a new battle of the car clubs, with the launch of a new ‘one way’ point-to-point service using models of the Honda Fit (known as the Jazz over here).

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Jaguar XJ vs Tesla, next BMW i3 in 2022, billions for electric cars, Ford vs Sierra Club: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today, Ford gets slammed by the Sierra Club, the next BMW i3 electric car will likely be very different, the Jaguar XJ will reportedly go head-to-head with the Tesla Model S, and we're not big fans of some possible Volkswagen ID electric-car model names.

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Car clubs keep cutting transport emissions

Green Cars News

Car clubs are continuing to reduce car ownership levels and are helping to cut emissions and congestion-that’s the findings from the fifth annual survey of the nation’s car club members from the charity Carplus. Consistent with previous years, the latest report compiled by the environmental transport NGO promoting car clubs and car sharing, found that [.]. Carplus car clubs car share UK

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Car2go car club conquers another US city

Green Cars News

One of the world’s largest car club operators has launched in a new city; Portland, Oregon in the United States. People who sign up for membership of the car club [.]. smart car club Car2go Daimler USThe Daimler-owned subsidiary will begin to deploy some 250 smart fortwo cars in Portland, distributing them throughout the 32 square miles around the city centre.

Car clubs start to conquer business sector too

Green Cars News

Using car club services is becoming increasingly attractive alternative to car ownership; not just for private individuals but for businesses too, according to Zipcar. Latest news business car club fleet ZipCar

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London car clubs need Boris Bike inspiration

Green Cars News

As London’s congestion gets even worse with the arrival of the Olympic Games, new research suggests that a free-floating car clubs, that operate like the Boris Bikes scheme, could play a major role in the in solving the Capital’s transport woes. One way car clubs like the car2go or Autolib clubs could be the key [.]. Green credentials autolib car clubs Car2go RAC Foundation rental

Car2go car club coming to the UK

Green Cars News

Birmingham is to become home to the first Car2go scheme in the UK, after the Daimler-owned car club subsidiary won a tender from the city’s council to launch a car hire scheme. Car2go is one of the largest car club operators, with more than 70,000 people already using its services across in Europe, USA and [.]. Cars Green credentials car clubs Car2go smart fortwo UK

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GM's Lutz Talks Up Volt at NPR Game Show; Sierra Club's Dan Becker Welcomes "Epiphany"

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Dan Becker, head of the global warming program at the Sierra Club, was asked his reaction to the seeming about-face of "one of Detroit’s ultimate 'car guys,' for whom no vehicle could be big enough, powerful enough or fast enough. “We nk City a few years ago, he told me the Sierra Club didn't have the resources to help save the ZEV mandate electric cars. Sierra Club chapters, however, particularly in California, have been pressuring the national to promote plug-ins.

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Car club gives access to wheelchair users

Green Cars News

One of the great things about car clubs is the way they can give affordable access to cars to everyone, and now that really should mean everyone. Aberdeen’s Co-wheels car club has become the first in the UK to offer wheelchair adapted vehicle (WAV) as part of their street fleet of cars.

Report acknowledges carbon-cutting car clubs

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Car Clubs can play a big part in helping London clean up its air, according to a new study. Research conducted by the Transport Research Laboratory on behalf of Carplus and Transport for London reiterates how Car Clubs are gaining popularity amongst London commuters which in turn decreases the capital’s CO2 output and improves air [.]. Latest news car clubs London UK

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Car2go car club expands to Toronto

Green Cars News

The car2go car club service is to conquer another Canadian following its successful launch in Vancouver. smart Canada car club smart fortwoThe Daimler-owned car2go subsidiary now expands to the city of Toronto, bringing with it a fleet of smart fortwo cars, for which the short-term, flexible car hire firm is renowned. Launched last Saturday (June 30, 2012), 250 car2go edition [.].

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Car clubs could lead the fight against London congestion

Green Cars News

London has ‘barely scratched the surface of the potential of car clubs’ as an efficient and effective transport solution, according to a new report.

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Toyota launches new electric car club in France

Green Cars News

Toyota is bringing its new i-Road and COMS electric vehicles to European roads for the first time as part of a new car sharing club based in Grenoble, France. The carmaker will provide 70 of its lightweight and compact electric car models to be used as part of the new pilot car club.

Car2Go car club withdraws from the UK

Green Cars News

Daimler is to withdraw its car2go car club scheme in the UK, blaming the country’s tradition of private vehicle ownership for a lack of interest in the scheme.

Car club secures 10,000 members

Green Cars News

The residents of Austin, Texas, have taken to the concept of a car club in their droves with 10,000 drivers signing up for the car2go mobility programme. Tags: Green cars Latest news Austin car clubs car share clubs Car2go LIVESTRONG Texas Just four months after its launch on May 21, 2010, more than 80,000 rentals have been completed throughout the greater downtown Austin area with average use lasting between [.].

Norwegian Electric-Car Club's Scenic Driving Video: Surprise Hit

Green Car Reports

Thanks to aggressive government incentives and substantial charging infrastructure, Norway has the highest number of electric cars per capita of any country in the world. Now, some of that enthusiasm for electric cars is going viral.

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City Car Club acquires WhizzGo!

Green Cars News

City Car Club has purchased a key competitor, WhizzGo, to create the UK’s largest national network of hourly rental cars. City Car Club has now extended its reach to 15 UK cities with 500 cars and over 16,000 members. The acquisition gives City Car Club a leading position in the car club market and the combined business creates an unrivalled national network, providing more cars in more cities than any other car club operator in the UK.

Car clubs helping to slash transport emissions in London

Green Cars News

Car clubs have helped remove approximately 14,000 vehicles off London’s roads according to a new report, as drivers dispose or defer purchase of a vehicle after joining a car club.

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Easyjet founder to launch car club

Green Cars News

The new service simply called ‘Car Club’ will be run as a subsidiary of Stelio’s easyCar online car rental firm and will launch in London in 2012. Green credentials Brent Hoberman car club EasyCar EasyJet LastMinute.com rental short term Sire SteliosEasyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou is launching a new car sharing service which will see customers able to rent out their cars for an agreed rate.

Car2go car club doubles membership

Green Cars News

In the last six months, the world’s fastest growing car club has doubled its customer numbers. Owned and operated by car giant, Daimler, the car2go service now operates in 12 cities through Europe and North America and now has over 100,000 registered members. In total, its fleet of 3,375 smart fortwo and 625 smart fortwo [.]. smart cars2go smart fortwo smart fortwo electric drive

How can automakers sell more electric cars? Sierra Club report has suggestions

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The Sierra Club recently released what it says is the "first-ever multi-state study on electric vehicle shopping experience," and the results weren't encouraging. A report surveying 308 volunteers who inquired about electric cars in calls or visits to dealerships in 10 states showed that shopping for an electric car is generally more difficult. sales dealers plug-in cars dealerships

ALTe Powertrain Technologies and Club Assist partner on plug-in electric hybrid powertrain for fleets

Green Car Congress

ALTe Powertrain Technologies, developer of a range-extended plug-in electric hybrid powertrain for light commercial fleet vehicle applications, and Club Assist, a supplier of mobile, car electric and road services to motoring clubs worldwide, are partnering on a joint development project to study ALTe’s powertrain technology in Club Assist’s fleet. The testing will take place in Illinois at Club Assist’s Chicago location.

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Renault to team with Bollore for electric car club services

Green Cars News

Renault is to join forces with the operator of Paris’ all-electric car sharing club, the Bollore Group.

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Bollore teams with Renault to expand electric car club service

Green Cars News

Bollore is best known for its operation of Paris’ Autolib electric car club, which uses the four seat Bluecars as hire vehicles, available acro[.].

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Renault Twizy Way car club transfers to KeyMoov

Green Cars News

Operation of Renault''s Twizy Way car sharing club in France has been transferred to a third party, after the initial year long trial proved a success.

Car2go car club adds Mercedes-Benz models for hire

Green Cars News

Following the now widespread success of its car2go car club, run using compact smart fortwo cars, Daimler is now expanding the service to introduce Mercedes-Benz cars too.

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Paris launches own electric car club scheme

Green Cars News

The new Autolib scheme is a car club designed specifically for the hire of electric cars and although just 66 models are in service today; a full rollout of 5,000 cars is planned by 2013. Electric cars car club December hire Paris schemeParis’ new electric car hire scheme opened to the public for the first time yesterday.

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Paris’ Autolib electric car club heads to Indianapolis

Green Cars News

The city of Indianapolis is to become home to the largest electric vehicle car club in the US, thanks to a new deal with the Bollor? is eager to expand to the US, following the success of its car club operations in the[.].

Scottish car clubs gain £1 million fund for EVs

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Car clubs in Scotland are about to benefit from electric vehicles added to their fleet. Transport Scotland has awarded £1 million to the shared mobility charity, Carplus to fund electric vehicles for Scotland’s growing car club sector.

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Tesla Model 3 owners' club video offers new details on electric car

Green Car Reports

First-hand details about the Tesla Model 3 remain almost as rare as the cars themselves; Tesla has built only a few hundred Model 3 electric cars since its launch in July Now a new video provides an incredibly in-depth look at Tesla's mass-production car, though we suspect it may have been approved by the company. It gives us a detailed look at. Videos Tesla Motors plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Brighton to launch first EV car club

Green Cars News

Britain’s seaside town of Brighton is to get its own electric car club, starting with a Mercedes Vito E-CELL van. Set to be run by City Car Club, the electric van will be available for members to use for local collections and deliveries. Electric cars Brighton City Car Club Elektrobay Elektromotive Mercedes van VitoAs part of the electrification of the town, charging point firm Elektromotive [.].

Electric cars should go clubbing, says Carplus

Green Cars News

Car clubs could play an important role in driving market acceptance of electric vehicles-that’s according to the national charity Carplus, which represents car clubs and car sharing schemes across the UK. New guidance, Electric Vehicles in Car Clubs, will be officially launched at the Carplus’ Annual Conference next week (Thursday, 28 June ) which argues [.].

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