Transitions at Green Car Reports

Green Car Reports

Regular readers of Green Car Reports may have noticed that our writing staff has changed in the last few weeks. If you can get them to admit it, many reporters and writers consider editors’ notes to be self-indulgent. Sometimes they’re necessary, however—and this is one of those times. DON'T MISS: 7 things we learned in 9 years. High Gear Media

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Inside The Green Task Force

Creative Greenius

But during this same past year, I’ve also been attending the meetings of the South Bay Cities Green Task Force. And that’s where the Green Task Force comes in. The Green L.A. Rather than just suffer from green envy, I intend to find out.

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German power-to-gas facility opens green methanation plant; €28M STORE&GO project

Green Car Congress

While the current facility feeds pure hydrogen (“WindGas”) directly into the gas grid, the new methanation plant provides for the generation of “green” methane.

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Green T Interviews Greenius At Green Expo

Creative Greenius

So this blonde walks up to me while I’m volunteering for the South Bay Environmental Services Center at the Hermosa Beach Green Expo a couple of weeks ago and starts asking me questions… Tags: environment

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H2FUTURE building world’s largest green hydrogen pilot plant; targeting the steel industry

Green Car Congress

The EU-funded €18-million (US$22.3-million) project will be used to test the potential applications for green hydrogen—e.g., With a capacity of 6 megawatts, the plant will be able to produce 1,200 cubic meters (108 kg) of green hydrogen an hour.

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Chicago Plugging Green

Plug In Partners

Recently, Chicago's greening was highlighted in Time. The Greening of Chicago Mayor Richard Daley wants to turn the City of Big Shoulders into the most environmentally friendly city in the U.S., Chicago is also going to start a green roof program.

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Don’t Miss the RETHINK: GREEN Benefit for ECHS on Nov 6

Creative Greenius

If you dig Environmental Charter High School and the the Green Ambassadors as much as I do then you’re not going to want to miss this all star charity event on their behalf, especially if you’re also a fan of Ed Begley Jr.

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Bring your Green Vehicle to Brookline, MA - October 21!

Electric Cars are for Girls

The Larz Anderson Auto Museum on Sunday October 21, 2012 will be hosting our second annual Green Day: Bringing Technology and People Together through Green Innovations - a family friendly event to promote green driving and living in Massachusetts. We welcome those with any green modes of transportation; grease cars, electric cars, hybrid cars, solar cars, motorized and regular bicycles, Segways, scooters, etc.

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Great Day to Be Green at Madrona Marsh

Creative Greenius

Tags: Environmental Politics citizen volunteer environment green education renewable energy solar power ABC Solar Brad Bartz Congresswoman Jane Harman Diane Moss

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Bring your Green Vehicle to Brookline, MA - October 21!

Electric Cars are for Girls

The Larz Anderson Auto Museum on Sunday October 21, 2012 will be hosting our second annual Green Day: Bringing Technology and People Together through Green Innovations - a family friendly event to promote green driving and living in Massachusetts. We welcome those with any green modes of transportation; grease cars, electric cars, hybrid cars, solar cars, motorized and regular bicycles, Segways, scooters, etc.

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Has the Green Idea City Invited YOU Yet?

Creative Greenius

This isn’t the kind of transparency or sunshine I expect from local elected officials and this level of secrecy isn’t worthy of a “Green Idea City&# label.

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Greenius On The Green Scene - The South Bay Report

Creative Greenius

If you want to have your finger on the pulse of what’s happening on the South Bay green scene being on Dency Nelson’s Friends for A Green Hermosa Beach e-mail list is a pretty damn good place to start. That brings my Greenius on the South Bay Green Scene report up to date.

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Electrify America, Sacramento announce Green City investments: ZEV car-sharing, ZEV bus and shuttle routes, EV charging systems

Green Car Congress

The projects—which include two new car sharing services, new ZEV bus and shuttle routes and electric vehicle charging systems throughout the region—are part of Electrify America’s Green City Initiative, which was announced by the company and city officials in 2017. The goals of Electrify America’s Green City Initiative are to: Positively impact ZEV awareness.

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Greenius Goes All AB 811 Over Green Task Force

Creative Greenius

Creative Greenius talks AB 811 Financing to the Green Task Force / photo (c) Debra Bushweit Galliani. And I loved sharing all that with the audience at the South Bay Cities COG Green Task Force audience.

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Green Hero: Johnson Controls

Green Cars News

Now, for our latest Green[.]. Green Hero Editor Pick Anyone who has ever been involved in the automotive industry will know all about its unsung heroes.

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Green Cars Part 3- Hydrogen

DIY Electric Car

Tags: Editorials Green Cars Alternative Fuels Hydrogen

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Sure, AB811 is Dead & Buried, But There’s Still Green Work for Contractors!

Creative Greenius

Tired of waiting for the green economy to start offering green jobs that pay real money? Tags: Saving Energy energy efficiency environment green building South Bay Environmental Services Center green jobs L.A.

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Green Hero: Xtrac

Green Cars News

When we think of green car innovators, most of us would point to start-up companies who would struggle to chase their roots back beyond the turn of the millennium: modern thinkers for a tech-savvy generation. Green Hero

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Greenius on Patch.com: Finding Free Green to Fund the Green Idea City

Creative Greenius

I don’t need to tell you how tight money is today. The economy may technically be “in recovery,&# but everyone I know has been spending less, cancelling services, delaying big purchases and taking another staycation.

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Even Wackier! Most bizarre green cars ever proposed, Part II

Green Car Reports

Last week we listed seven of the most bizarre "green" cars (and some not-so-green) of the 20th century, most of which were rolled out in response to depression, war recovery, or out-of-control gas prices. This week, we'll look at seven more from the 21st century, which seems to have had a concentrated share of attempts at innovation in response to. youtube Elio Motors

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Wendy Greuel Gains Green Ground in South Bay L.A. – Stands Up & Speaks Out To Keep Hermosa Hermosa

Creative Greenius

But Ted hasn’t come out against oil drilling and in favor of keeping the ban on oil drilling in Hermosa Beach, which would seem like a no brainer if you’re a South Bay native and supposed to be the green candidate worthy of Henry Waxman’s mantle. .

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NASCAR to surpass 10M miles on Sunoco Green E15

Green Car Congress

NASCAR announced that it will surpass 10 million competition miles on Sunoco Green E15, a biofuel blended with 15% American-made ethanol, by the end of the 2016 season. Sunoco Green E15 made its debut at Daytona International Speedway in 2011. All the ethanol for Green E15 is produced from American-grown corn at Sunoco’s ethanol manufacturing facility in Fulton, N.Y. The move to Sunoco Green E15 coincided with the incorporation of more technology into NASCAR race cars.

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New single-step process for production of biogasoline, green diesel and biojet range fuels from palm kernel oil

Green Car Congress

30 °C), favoring their use as drop-in aeronautical biofuels or as a special green diesel for countries with cold weather.

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Bioindustrial Innovation Canada supporting AChT green methanol project

Green Car Congress

AChT), Waterloo, Ontario, that will see AChT complete technical and economic feasibility studies to address commercial barriers to construct a green methanol commercial scale demonstration facility in Sarnia by late 2020. AChT is in the formative stages of developing its green methanol commercial demonstration plant to be located at TransAlta’s Bluewater Energy Park in Sarnia, Ontario.

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FCA using Dow “green foam” for NVH

Green Car Congress

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is using a new noise-reducing expanding foam that uses a soy-based plasticizer—replacing a petroleum-based plasticizer—in the Chrysler 200, Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Grand Cherokee, and Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans.

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Green Hero: Tesla

Green Cars News

Do not adjust your screen or refresh your browser… our latest Green Hero award is not a glitch in your computer’s system because you’ve failed to delete your cookies; nor is it a repeat edition. Electric cars Tesla Motors Green Hero

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New protocol to enhance photosynthetic production of hydrogen from green algae

Green Car Congress

A research group from the University of Turku, Finland, has developed a new protocol to deliver sustained hydrogen photoproduction in green algae under a train of strong white light pulses interrupted by longer dark phases. Many species of cyanobacteria and eukaryotic green algae, including the model organism Chlamydomonas reinhardtii , are capable of catalyzing this reaction.

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Will California lead the green-car resistance?

Green Car Reports

When it comes to green cars, California leads the nation—and has done so for decades. California residents buy more hybrids and electric cars than those of any other state, and it is also the only state with fueling infrastructure to support the sale of hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles. Consumer enthusiasm is underpinned by strict regulations. emissions California plug-in cars transportation policy federal government Donald Trump

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Green Cars Part 4- Compressed Air

DIY Electric Car

This technology is honestly quite promising, but like the other ‘green’ options will this fail to stack up when it is looked at more closely? Tags: Editorials Compressed Air Green Cars Alternative Fuels Alternative Transport Could the answer to our transport needs have been right in front of our faces all this time?

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Greenius on Patch.com: Riviera Village Summer Festival Not So Green

Creative Greenius

But I’m sorry to have to tell you that the Riviera Village Summer Festival (RVSF) ranks dead last in standard green practices for public events.

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What does a green car mean to you? Take our Twitter poll

Green Car Reports

We get a lot of comments on Green Car Reports arguing (mostly in a friendly way) about what makes a green car. Or, put another way, what makes a car green. Some readers clearly think the only way to be green is to drive a pure electric car, the bigger the battery the better. Others think as long as they have a car they can live with that plugs in. Polls

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Green Hero: California

Green Cars News

Less than half a year has passed since we awarded our Green Hero title to the California Air Resources Board (see Green Hero: California Air Resources Board) to celebrate its remarkable achievements with the Advanced Clean Cars Package; and the progression of H2USA.

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New systems biology model for wood formation can lead to progress in biofuel and green chemistry applications

Green Car Congress

The model, built on more than three decades of research led by Vincent Chiang of the Forest Biotechnology Group at North Carolina State University, will speed the process of engineering trees for specific needs in timber, biofuel, pulp, paper and green chemistry applications.

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China iCET releases 2014 Green Car China report ranking mainstream cars by green and health impacts

Green Car Congress

Only hybrids performed very well on both the green rating and the smog index. Based on the lifecycle impact assessment, every vehicle obtains a green score (0-10). The higher the green score, the lower the environmental impact (i.e., Green rating. Green rating.

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We are Green for 12V Electrical!

Porsche 914 EV Conversion

The dangling white and green wire go to the ammeter shunt and the dangling black wire I think is not used in the AC kit. You can definitely test the green oil light, but don't short out any terminals as mentioned in step XXVI.G!! Whew!

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What does a "green car" mean to you? Twitter poll results

Green Car Reports

When we asked our Twitter followers last week to choose what they consider a "green car," a solid majority said nothing but a pure electric car qualifies. Under a picture of a gas-guzzling Dodge Challenger SRT8, literally painted green and parked in a spot marked "reserved for green vehicles," we asked. Our readers are nothing if not consistent.

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Green Hero: ITM Power

Green Cars News

Green Hero Turn the clock back to 2007… series 12, episode seven of British cult motoring TV show Top Gear.

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How green was 2012? The Green Piece

Green Cars News

The Green Piece Column. The Green PieceTuesday 18 December, 2012. In the conclusion of 2011’s A Year in Review, there was talk that it was 2012 that would see electric cars really take off.

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Volkswagen’s new green focus. The Green Piece

Green Cars News

The Green Piece Column. The Green Piece Volkswagen electric hybrid low emission The Green Piece ColumnTuesday 19 March, 2013.

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NASA green-lights 3 research projects on unmanned aviation systems

Green Car Congress

NASA has given the green light to three teams of NASA researchers working on different aspects of Unmanned Aircraft Systems. The trio of investigations are part of NASA’s Convergent Aeronautics Solutions (CAS) project and are expected to take between 24 and to 30 months to complete. Our idea is to invest a very modest amount of time and money into new technologies that are ambitious and potentially transformative. They may or may not work, but we won’t know unless we try.

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