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New Luxury Hybrid Offers Surprising Gas Mileage

AP | DAVID McHUGH | Posted 09.11.2013 | Green

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz is offering a hybrid version of its flagship S-Class luxury sedan that can drive emissions-free &ndas...

Energy Department auto loan program sputters

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.19.2013 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Ronnie GreeneThe Center for Public IntegrityA Department of Energy loan program, infused with $25 billion to spur a wave of fuel-efficient vehicl...

Professor Invents Kit To Turn Any Car Into A Hybrid

Posted 04.01.2013 | College

A team of students at Middle Tennessee State University have developed a kit that can turn any car into a fuel-efficient hybrid. Dr. Charles Perry...

The Cheaper Alternative To Buying A Hybrid

Posted 08.02.2012 | Green

From Earth Techling's Nino Marchetti: The bright minds of young college students and their mentors are at work again in the world of green technolo...

DoE's Chu Wants to Gut Long-Term/Long-Range Fuel Cell Vehicles Program in Favor of Short-Term/Short-Range Plug-In Hybrids

Peter Hoffmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Peter Hoffmann

American car makers and the government didn't take the Japanese seriously with their funny little, cheap-to-run, quality cars. Ditto with the Koreans, Toyota and Honda.

GM Promises Plug-In Hybrid By Early 2011

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

DETROIT — General Motors' new product development chief says it will have a plug-in hybrid sport utility vehicle ready for fleet testing in earl...

Plugging in for a Better Tomorrow: The School Bus 'Solution'

A. Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
A. Siegel

Hybrids are too often thought of simply in terms of personal vehicles. They are also penetrating the big vehicle market space. And, well, now they're coming to a school system (maybe) near you.

Greening Hollywood: Liquid Gold

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paige Donner

Fuel is definitely a must-see. It's a conversation starter in this all-important crash course our nation must take on issues of alternative fuels and our planet's future.

Plug-In Hybrids Have Arrived

Wired | Stuart Schwartzapfel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Everything about Alison Gannett is green, from her straw-bale house to her solar-powered appliances. But when you're as serious about curbing carbon a...