GMC electric pickup, Volvo C40 Recharge price, Lightyear One solar car production: Today’s Car News

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There’s a second, more affordable electric truck coming to the GMC brand after the Hummer EV models. And the Lightyear One solar car is coming from the factory that built the Fisker Karma. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

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Innovative Arizona Utility Program Rents Your Roof For Solar Power

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The proliferation of home solar power systems has some utilities worried about potential damage to their business models. And charging an electric car with renewable energy from solar panels remains the low-carbon ideal for many green-car buyers. Now, a new initiative in Arizona shows that it's possible for utilities and individual home solar. electric utilities Arizona renewable energy solar

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Sion solar car update, electric Volvo XC90 details, Kia EV6 up-close photos: Today’s Car News

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The all-electric XC90 Recharge will get lidar sensors. And the Sono Sion solar EV is getting a bigger battery before advancing toward production. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

Biggest solar array, Escape Plug-In Hybrid rated, 1959 electric car review: Today?s Car News

Green Car Reports

Barges go electric, and solar goes very, very big. And what does a car review from 1959 tell us about EVs today? This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsOne of the most eagerly anticipated plug-in hybrids gets a range number.

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EV SPAC roundup, Lightyear solar EV range, electric Dodge muscle car and Ram 1500 pickup: The Week in Reverse

Green Car Reports

This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending July 9, 2021. Which charging network is presenting air quality updates at its chargers? Which EV startup teamed up with Pininfarina?

Sono solar car, VW ID.4 coasting, Mercedes EQS Hyperscreen: Today’s Car News

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Sono Motors is preparing to show the next version of its solar car. And Mercedes-Benz shows a completely new interface due first in its electric flagship. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

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Sono solar car update, Hyundai Kona Electric police car, V2G study: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

Sono Motors discusses using solar panels for the entire vehicle, not just the roof. A California utility studies using electric cars to stabilize the grid. And the Hyundai Kona Electric might be catching on in Europe as a police car. Today in Car News

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Rivian R1T, solar tonneau, Hyundai Nexo availability, pandemic fast-charging: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

A solar tonneau could help charge electric pickups and make them more useful at worksites. Rivian shows pre-production electric trucks being made. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

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Model S Plaid, Ford Maverick hybrid pickup, Lexus NX plug-in hybrid, Aptera solar car: The Week in Reverse

Green Car Reports

Hint: It just might be electric. This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending June 12, 2021. Which EV startup sent out an SOS?

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Mitsubishi brings solar power to UK

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Mitsubishi has proven that it’s more than just its vehicles that are green – by introducing a solar electric generating system on the roof of its UK headquarters in Cirencester, Gloucestershire (pictured). Made up of 196 electric solar panels, the installation can generate 40,050kilowatt hours of energy. Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi Solar green cars Mitsubishi i-MiEV solar solar panels solar power UK

Feature: Going Green on Car Care, Repair and Insurance

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Exploring Ways to Green Your Current & Future Vehicles. If you’re working on increasing fuel efficiency or you already have an alternative fuel vehicle, you can lessen your carbon footprint by taking advantage of green car care, repair and insurance. Green Vehicles.

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Polestar Precept concept, solar efficiency, smart transmissions: Today’s Car News

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Polestar gives a glimpse of a future flagship electric car. Researchers suggest much higher solar cell efficiency without rare materials. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

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GE debuts solar carport project

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With more than a 25 year lifespan, the GE Electric Vehicle Solar Carport has made its debut in Plainville, Connecticut. The company has teamed up with Inovateus Solar LLC, a national solar power distributor and integrator, to install the carport. With solar energy and smart grid technology, it will fully charge up to 13 electric [.]. Electric cars Green cars Latest news electric vehicles GE General Electric solar carport solar energy

Isetta reboot, California solar charging, Honda CR-V Hybrid mpg: Today’s Car News

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The bubble car gets another electric remake. Rural California is getting fully-solar-powered charging stations. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Inspired by the Isetta minicar of the 1950s, the fashionable, urban-focused Microlina electric car will be.

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Toyota EVs, Aptera solar sell, Canoo delivery van, XC40 Recharge: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

Toyota finally confirms some electric vehicles on the way. Volvo’s first electric car is on our annual shortlist. And Canoo is planning to show another electric van—this one for making deliveries. This and more, here at Green Car Reports.

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Volkswagen inaugurates 9.5 MW solar park at Chattanooga plant in US; key element of VW Group’s strategic sustainability targets

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MW solar park at Chattanooga is owned and operated by Silicon Ranch; VW has signed a 20-year power purchase agreement. Volkswagen inaugurated its largest solar facility in the world—also the largest solar facility operated by an automaker in the US—at its plant in Chattanooga, TN, which produces the Passat model for North America. The Volkswagen Chattanooga Solar Park has a peak output of 9.5 We are increasing the share of green energy in a modular way.

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California focuses on solar energy

Green Cars News

California has certainly led the way among US states in embracing environmental technology – and now solar power is part of the state’s forward thinking strategies. The Centre for Environmental Research and Technology at the University of California has picked up an award of $2million for a two-year project aimed at building solar arrays, vehicle [.].

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EPA and California, Tesla's solar slump, electric trash truck: Today's Car News

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Tesla's home solar business is sliding. And yes, the trucks picking up the trash can go electric, too. All this and more on Green Car Reports. It's a war of words in Washington over emissions and fuel economy standards. Tensions boiled over this week after EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler sent a note to Congress, accusing California Air Resources

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Solar from Hyundai, Kia; GM plan trouble, VW-Ford electrics, getting warmer: Today's Car News

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Hyundai and Kia plan to put solar panels on cars. VW won't rule out sharing electric cars with Ford. A prominent electric-car advocate takes issue with GM's plan for a national mandate. All this and more on Green Car Reports. As solar panels get. And a new report from the journal Nature shows global warming may already be much worse than expected. global warming GM

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2016 Scion iA Review, Honda Solar Charging, VW On Electric Cars: Today's Car News

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Today, we drive the 2016 Scion iA subcompact sedan, Honda tests solar-powered electric-car charging in the Marshall Islands, and some digging reveals that Volkswagen thought electric cars were the future, back in 2007. All this and more on Green Car Reports. See why Honda is testing solar-powered electric-car charging stations in the remote. Today in Car News

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Tesla solar fires, Mercedes-Benz electric van, August deals: Today's Car News

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Walmart sues Tesla over solar panel fires at its stores. Mercedes-Benz released a new electric van. And we run down the best deals on plug-in, hybrid, and electric cars. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsA new survey shows the top reasons consumers avoid buying EVs. A new survey by Autolist shows some familiar reasons why so many Americans.

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Battery costs, EVs for China, solar cars from Europe: The Week in Reverse

Green Car Reports

And why again is Toyota so committed to hybrids and not electric cars? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending December 6, 2019. Sono Motors is aiming to make a compact car powered mostly by solar panels.

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Sonata Hybrid solar roof, Bollinger Chassis Cab, Tesla profits and drama: The Week in Reverse

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Which upcoming electric vehicle was officially canceled this week? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending May 1, 2020. Which automaker claimed a botched EPA range test that short-changed its vehicle?

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Students give green cars a head start

Green Cars News

This year’s Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix took on a green theme as engineering students from the University of Bahrain displayed their eco-friendly cars at the event. Known as Team Solar Falcon, and made up of 15 students as well as a number of the university’s faculty, the group created two cars which emit no greenhouse gases and can travel at speeds up to 52km/h. The first car uses solar energy and took the students five months to build.

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Toyota all-hybrid models, solar car updates, EVs for Uber and Lyft: The Week in Reverse

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Which automaker revealed a completely new electric vehicle that’s already been canceled? And will Tesla’s cars get bidirectional charging ability in the near future?

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Tesla solar rentals, more VW ID concepts, Hyundai EV design: Today's Car News

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Tesla plans to rent solar panels. Volkswagen is sizing up some EV-adoption barriers, and a new piece of the ID electric-car lineup is coming to this fall's Los Angeles Auto Show. All this and more on Green Car Reports. As its works to expand the solar business it bought with Solar City. Today in Car NewsHyundai plans a new design language to identify its EVs.

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Green New Deal, Mercedes diesels, going solar, electric ride sharing: The Week in Reverse

Green Car Reports

What companies plan to introduce new electric cars in their fleets? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending Feb. On this week, Green Car Reports celebrated its 10th anniversary, and found Which automaker is facing a new lawsuit over emissions from its diesel engines? 8, 2019.

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Future Ford Escape plug-in, China vs US, more solar power, electric semis on wires: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today, we've got a different approach to electric trucks, a complicated combustion engine, more solar power, a plug-in future Ford, and some worries about U.S. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Over the weekend, as we do every seven days, we ran down last week's most important green-car stories. Today in Car News

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Cheaper RAV4 Hybrid, faster electric-car charging, solar sedan, Pacifica Hybrid: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today, we've got a cheaper hybrid SUV, the first of three Best Car To Buy 2018 finalists, a prize-winning solar sedan, and millions for much faster electric-car charging. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Over the weekend, as we do every seven days, we ran down last week's most important green-car stories. Today in Car News

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Top Cities For Electric Cars, Nissan Qashqai Plug-In Concept, Solar Impulse Airplane: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

cities are the best for electric cars, Nissan says it may build a plug-in hybrid crossover in the future, and the Solar Impulse 2 electric airplane begins its attempted globe-circling flight. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Today in Car News Today, ChargePoint says which U.S.

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2014 BMW i3 REx Vs Mountain, Clunkers Vs Electric Cars, Cheap Solar Energy: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

We''re back from the Labor Day holiday with the latest green-car news. Find out how a range-extended 2014 BMW i3 REx does on a mountain climb, learn about California''s latest clean-air initiative, and see why UBS thinks electric cars will will make residential solar energy practical for more people. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

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Toyota develops solar charging centre

Green Cars News

Given the fact that it has already been at the epicentre of numerous green car developments, it should come as no surprise that the name Toyota has taken another giant leap forward for green motoring. Toyota Industries Corp has developed a solar charging station for both electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid vehicles with the municipal government [.].

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Used Tesla prices, Pacifica Hybrid recall, electric mail vans, solar energy jobs: Today's Car News

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Today, electric postal vans, jobs in renewable energy, better used Tesla prices, and a plug-in hybrid minivan recall. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Fully electric Ford Transit vans will be delivering mail within months under a deal announced by Deutsche Post and Ford. Coal has been in the news quite a lot lately, but jobs in solar energy. Today in Car News

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Electric muscle cars, Jeep Grand Cherokee plug-in, Lightyear One range test, Rivian maneuvers: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

Lightyear’s solar car is set up to outdo Tesla on efficiency. Stellantis, the parent of Dodge, Jeep, and many more brands, is hatching some big electric vehicle plans. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

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Tesla Model S Range, CA Electric-Car Rebate Changes, Solar Impulse In Hawaii: Today's Car News

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Today, we look at the possibility of a future Tesla Model S electric car surpassing the 2016 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell car's 312-mile range, changes to California's electric-car rebate program, and the Solar Impulse 2 airplane's successful crossing of the Pacific Ocean. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Today in Car News

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2009: A year in review for green cars. The Green Piece

Green Cars News

From the continued dominance of Japanese manufacturers to the vehicle scrappage scheme; with everything from bankruptcy to exciting new concepts in between – it’s been an enthralling year for green cars and here we look back at the key developments… 2009: A YEAR IN REVIEW FOR GREEN CARS. Tags: Green cars The Green Piece 2009 column electric hybrid solar year in review

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Audi E-Tron GT drive, Tesla range settlement, electric baby Jeep: Today’s Car News

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Home solar and smart energy systems are converging around electric cars. And an all-electric “baby Jeep” might be in the works. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsToday, we take the Audi E-Tron GT for a drive.

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Magna continues to make green car strides

Green Cars News

Keep your eye on Magna Electronics, which is rapidly emerging as one of the key players in the green car sector. Having already acquired BluWav Systems LLC, a developer and supplier of controls, motors and energy-management systems, it has now formed a joint venture with Semikron, a provider of power semiconductor components and systems to develop and produce power electronics for both electric and hybrid vehicle applications.

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VW diesel settlement, 100-mile electric cars, Route 66 goes solar: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today, we have details on the proposed final Volkswagen diesel settlement, the state of 100-mile electric cars from Nissan, BMW, and Volkswagen, and Missouri's plan to pave a section of Route 66 with solar panels. All this and more on Green Car Reports. With the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Tesla Model 3 on the way, are 100-mile electric cars from. Today in Car News

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Tesla Solar City layoffs, Chevrolet Volt recall, and EPA staff levels: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Tesla's recent layoffs have hit Solar City installers. And an energy industry poll says Americans aren't fond of the electric-car tax credit. All of this and more on Green Car Reports. Chevrolet issues a recall for the 2013 Volt. EPA staff levels are below legal levels. Last week, Tesla said it would lay off 9 percent of its workforce. New reports

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Tesla Service, Solar Roads, VW Diesel Health Impact: Today's Car News

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Today, we look at how Tesla technicians service the Model S electric car, a French project to pave roads with solar panels, and the potential health impact of excess Volkswagen diesel emissions. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Today in Car NewsWe have details on the new Mercedes-Benz 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel engine. Utilities will lead a surge of.

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Tesla Model 3 Performance rating, Formula E season end, and solar investments tumble: Today's Car News

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Formula E closes out the final season featuring a two-car strategy. Solar investments tumble amid the trade war. And automakers ramp up efforts to reuse electric-car batteries. All of this and more on Green Car Reports. The EPA rates the Tesla Model 3 Performance variant. EPA MPGe figures are in for performance version of the Tesla Model 3, and

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2014 Nissan Leaf Newbie Drive, Solar Roadways Funded, Google Electric Car: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today on Green Car Reports: Solar Roadways exceeds its crowdfunding target, a newbie drives the 2014 Nissan Leaf electric car, and Google shows an electric, autonomous test car. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Google''s electric, autonomous test car takes human drivers completely out of the loop by foregoing a steering wheel.

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