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Mercedes Considering Production Version of Biome Concept
Mercedes Considering Production Version of Biome Concept

26 Nov 2010, 08:35 UTC / One of the juiciest battles in the history of the automobile is the one that has been taking place between BMW and Mercedes. Car enthusiasts have been waiting for years to see this fight taken to th...

 
Toyota Offers the NORI Concept
Toyota Offers the NORI Concept

19 Nov 2010, 06:36 UTC / We are continuing to show you the interesting creations that were born for the 2010 LA Design Challenge, a competition that includes eco, stylish, sub-1,000 pounds (454 kg) cars. It's time t...

 
Mercedes Released Biome Concept Photos
Mercedes Released Biome Concept Photos

16 Nov 2010, 10:53 UTC / Last month, we reported that the L.A. Auto Show will host a design contest that will include 1,000 lb (450 kg) vehicles, with multiple automotive producers submitting entries. Now, it;s time to take...

 
Renault Preparing for RAC Future Car Challenge
Renault Preparing for RAC Future Car Challenge

27 Oct 2010, 15:13 UTC / Renault’s UK arm announced that the least polluting vehicle in its range, the 1.5 liter dCi 86 Clio, which emits 98 grams of CO2 per km, will take part in the inaugural RAC Future Car Challeng...

 
Solar-Powered Hydrogen Fueling Station Inaugurated in Connecticut
Solar-Powered Hydrogen Fueling Station Inaugurated in Connecticut

18 Oct 2010, 12:06 UTC / Proton Energy Systems, an on-site hydrogen generator and SunHydro, an upcoming chain of hydrogen fueling stations, announced the grand opening of the first station at 10 Technology Drive in Wallingf...

 
SEAT Reorganizes the Ecomotive Range
SEAT Reorganizes the Ecomotive Range

17 Oct 2010, 14:22 UTC / SEAT offers a range of eco-friendly models that includes environmentally responsible models from multiple segments and uses the Ecomotive name. Now, the automaker’s UK division is introducing ...

 
Toyota Creates New Ecological Plastic
Toyota Creates New Ecological Plastic

14 Oct 2010, 07:05 UTC / The automotive industry is constantly making efforts to create vehicles that are more eco-friendly. The public is used to receiving information about revolutionary new developments that offer signif...

 
Kia Sportage Receives TUV Environmental Certificate
Kia Sportage Receives TUV Environmental Certificate

14 Sep 2010, 06:40 UTC / The new Kia Sportage has received the highest environmental certificate of world-renowned German certification agency TUV Nord, as a recognition of the fact that the vehicle is environmentally frien...

 
Eco-Friendly AC Refrigerant Coming from GM
Eco-Friendly AC Refrigerant Coming from GM

24 Jul 2010, 13:21 UTC / Most of you already know by now that besides the dreaded CO2 emitted by our cars and production facilities, one of the most harmful gases to the ozone layer is the refrigerant used in air conditioni...

 
TEMA Household Waste Collection Day: Numbers Are In
TEMA Household Waste Collection Day: Numbers Are In

30 May 2010, 06:44 UTC / A little over a month after Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America (TEMA) held its Household Waste Collection Day (April 24) in Kentucky, the line has been drawn, the numbers add...

 
How Diesel-Electric Hybrids Work and Why They Aren't on Sale Yet
How Diesel-Electric Hybrids Work and Why They Aren't on Sale Yet

15 May 2010, 08:22 UTC / Hybrid vehicles have been with us for a while now and it seems they will get more and more common all over the world in the coming years. At least until full-electric vehicles solve their range and ...

 
Renault Signs Trina Solar as Official Partner
Renault Signs Trina Solar as Official Partner

12 May 2010, 10:44 UTC / The Renault F1 Team announced that Trina Solar, a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products from ingots to modules has become an official partner of the team. The new partn...

 
Yokohama Living Wall Goes Trucking
Yokohama Living Wall Goes Trucking

18 Mar 2010, 08:06 UTC / Smart marketing pays out most of the time, especially when you really have something to work on. One of the industries that really needs marketing tricks to survive is the automotive one, as the pub...

 
Damjan Stankovic Invents Eco Traffic Light
Damjan Stankovic Invents Eco Traffic Light

10 Dec 2009, 12:01 UTC / As everything goes greener, most new cars have a Stop-and-Go system which automatically kills the engine when the car doesn’t move and restarts it when you depress the clutch pedal in order to...

 
Increased Taxes, More Speed Cameras for UK Motorists
Increased Taxes, More Speed Cameras for UK Motorists

13 Oct 2009, 11:06 UTC / Driving a car may become very expensive in the not so distant future, and we are not talking fuel (or electricity, for that matter) prices alone. The UK government's climate change committee is...

 
Citroen C-Cactus to Spawn New Eco Brand
Citroen C-Cactus to Spawn New Eco Brand

16 Mar 2009, 09:42 UTC / French manufacturer Citroen is taking a close look at the opportunities that will arise if they choose to launch a new brand of eco friendly cars, based on the C-Cactus concept. The company contempl...