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Volkswagen CEO apologized in person to Obama over scandal

Volkswagen CEO apologized in person to Obama over scandal

Volkswagen said it had set aside 7.8 billion euros ($8.8 billion) to buy back or fix diesel-powered cars rigged to cheat in emissions tests
Published: 04/28/16
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industry

Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industry

Germany plans to subsidize electric cars in a bid to boost the ability of the country's auto industry to compete for the next generation of vehicles
Published: 04/27/16

City council considers charging stations on public property

The New Orleans City Council is considering whether to let residents install electric vehicle charging stations next to curbs
Published: 04/25/16
Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure
Published: 04/25/16
Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure
Published: 04/25/16
The Latest: Solar-powered plane taxis to runway

The Latest: Solar-powered plane taxis to runway

The Swiss-made Solar Impulse 2 airplane has left the hangar and is taxiing to the runway as it prepares for its journey from Hawaii to California
Published: 04/21/16
Correction: China-Electric Car Dreams story

Correction: China-Electric Car Dreams story

Correction: China-Electric Car Dreams story
Published: 04/21/16
Japan's Mitsubishi Motors finds falsified fuel mileage tests

Japan's Mitsubishi Motors finds falsified fuel mileage tests

Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker tarnished by a massive recall cover-up 15 years ago, owned up to another scandal Wednesday, saying employees had intentionally falsified fuel mileage test data for several vehicle models
Published: 04/20/16

West Virginia State University plans Earth Day activities

West Virginia State University has a full day of activities planned for its Earth Day celebration on April 25
Published: 04/18/16

Arizona utility changing vehicle fleet to electric plug-ins

Arizona's largest electric utility is converting its vehicle fleet to electric plug-in models
Updated one month ago