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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Green Technology

Hyundai Ioniq: 2017's top fuel-efficient gas-electric hybrid

Hyundai Ioniq: 2017's top fuel-efficient gas-electric hybrid

Hyundai's new-for-2017 Ioniq Hybrid has a top rating of 57 mpg in city driving and 59 mpg on highways and has a starting retail price of $23,035
Published: 05/24/17
Toyota, Nissan, others get behind fuel cell push in Japan

Toyota, Nissan, others get behind fuel cell push in Japan

Japan backs push for pollution-free vehicles that run on hydrogen, plans to build more hydrogen fueling stations and boost number of fuel-cell vehicles on roads to 40,000 by 2020
Published: 05/19/17

Swedish police successfully test electric cars

Swedish police say testing nine electric cars in 2017 have sparked "positive reactions," saying units that drove the vehicles will continue to use them
Published: 05/18/17

American Indian pueblo gets electric car charging station

An American Indian pueblo is getting the first electric vehicle charging station along the I-25 corridor between Albuquerque and Santa Fe
Published: 05/11/17
Tesla starts selling solar roof; says savings to cover costs

Tesla starts selling solar roof; says savings to cover costs

Tesla starts selling solar roof with lifetime guarantee; says savings cover costs
Published: 05/10/17
Obama: Private sector is key to tackling climate change

Obama: Private sector is key to tackling climate change

Former U.S. President Barack Obama says he's "confident that the United States will continue to move in the right direction" on climate change despite his successor's pledges to undo many of his policies
Updated one month ago

Assembly Republican road-funding plan cuts, raises taxes

Assembly Republicans unveiled a complex and far-reaching road-funding proposal Thursday that would cut gas taxes, apply the sales tax to fuel purchases, put a new fee on hybrid vehicles and lower income taxes with the goal of moving to a flat tax
Updated one month ago
Maryland governor signs environmental laws

Maryland governor signs environmental laws

Gov. Larry Hogan signs measures aimed at protecting Maryland's environment
Updated one month ago

DMV says Tesla running 'gallery' like a new car dealership

Connecticut's Department of Motor Vehicles says electric car-maker Tesla has essentially been selling cars at its Greenwich gallery without a proper state license
Updated one month ago
Tesla 1Q loss widens on higher spending ahead of Model 3

Tesla 1Q loss widens on higher spending ahead of Model 3

Tesla 1Q loss up on increased spending ahead of launch of Model 3 and solar panels
Updated one month ago