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New Data Shows Auto Industry Failing to Advertise Electric Cars

Gina Coplon-Newfield | Posted 12.19.2016 | Green
Gina Coplon-Newfield

In the past month, how many car advertisements have you seen? I've seen a lot, and I don't know about you, but I'm excited to drive fast on forested r...

Helsinki: A Very Smart City

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.13.2016 | Technology
Magda Abu-Fadil

It's not every day one sees a fully-functional smart city, given crumbling urban infrastructure in many countries, so a visit to a metropolitan area that runs well and serves its residents efficiently is a delightful sight for sore eyes.

Tesla Suddenly Has A Huge New Competitor

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 04.20.2016 | Technology


Here's How Much Tesla Owners LOVE Their Cars

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 02.19.2014 | Technology

Move over, Vanilla the Volkswagen Beetle. There’s a new vehicle in town that's getting all the loving from its owners: the Tesla Model S. According ...

Why Crash Test Dummies Prefer Electric Vehicles

Posted 09.13.2013 | Green

From Josh Goldman, Union of Concerned Scientists for LiveScience: Josh Goldman is a policy analyst for clean vehicles at the Union of Concerned Sci...

Electric Vehicles Rev Into the Future

Bill Chameides | Posted 03.31.2013 | Green
Bill Chameides

It looks like the saga of the electric vehicle, which began way back in the 1830s, has a way to go. Let's take a look at what might be ahead.

A Look at Electric Cars From Chevy and Tesla (VIDEO)

Bill Chameides | Posted 07.31.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides


Recipe for 80% Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction

Bill Chameides | Posted 03.14.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Crossposted with comes the electric car? 2011 was the year of the electric car and a bit of a bust for the electric car. Last ye...

New Ads: Clean Cars or a Trip to the Greenwash?

Bill Chameides | Posted 11.30.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Advertising could be considered an art of grand hyperbole, but are new car ads the latest brushstrokes on this fanciful canvas or truthful commentary on how far down the road car companies have come to lower pollution?

Chevy Volt at Home: LinkedIn Exec Charges at 120V (VIDEO)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 09.07.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

The Chevy Volt has weathered critique, but the car is still a game changer because it's forcing its owners to really think about where their fuel comes from, every morning and night.

25 Most Electric Car-Ready Cities, Ranked by Ford. Is Yours on the List?

Starre Vartan | Posted 06.13.2011 | Green
Starre Vartan

I know I want my next car to be electric, and while I'm waiting, I've noticed that the EV infrastructure is slowly-but-surely popping up all over. My ...

Why We Can Have One Million Electric Cars on the Road by 2015

Dar Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dar Williams

According to the National Renewable Energy Lab, if Americans were to charge a fleet of electric cars during off-peak hours, over 70% of our energy needs would be met without building another power plant.

CES 2011: Government and Business Driving U.S. Innovation and Jobs

Gary Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Gary Shapiro

As the person heading the association producing CES, I had a front row seat to judge the state of innovation. I'm pleased to report that the United States has leaders who focus on results before politics.

Electric Vehicles in for Remarkable Ride in 2011

John Gartner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
John Gartner

The first Chevrolet Volts, Nissan Leafs, and Smart EDs were delivered in December, but in the annals of history, 2011 will be remembered as the year that electric vehicles arrived.

The Beauty of Slow Driving: Living With a Golf Cart As a Second Car (VIDEO)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

Many of the third agers in my parent's over-55 planned community have shifted into a period of reinvention that looks surprisingly like the eco-DIY movements more associated with a younger demographic.

So GM Gets Bailed Out and Brings Us the Chevy Volt...and Then What?

Matthew DeBord | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Matthew DeBord

As Congress closes in a "short term," bailout of the Big Three Detroit Automakers, it's time to ask what their product plans for the future are going to be, if they survive.