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Tesla Opens Pre-Order Books For Solar Roof Tiles, Musk Confirms With Tweets
Tesla Opens Pre-Order Books For Solar Roof Tiles, Musk Confirms With Tweets

10 May 2017, 16:35 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Elon Musk' favorite social media platform, Twitter, has witnessed the announcement of open pre-orders for Tesla's new solar roof tiles. They have four models

 
Study Finds Green Credentials Is Least Important Matter When Buying a New Car
Study Finds Green Credentials Is Least Important Matter When Buying a New Car

21 Apr 2017, 14:24 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A study made in the UK found that drivers couldn't care less about the "green credentials" of their new car, and found that its price is the most important

 
Bentley And Porsche Will Work Together To Save Money for the Volkswagen Group
Bentley And Porsche Will Work Together To Save Money for the Volkswagen Group

14 Apr 2017, 14:16 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The leaders of the VW Group have decided to ask Porsche and Bentley to share some of their components and resources to help save money for the mother company

 
Tesla Will Supply The Biggest Lithium Ion Energy System In The World
Tesla Will Supply The Biggest Lithium Ion Energy System In The World

16 Sep 2016, 17:55 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla has been selected by Southern California Edison to provide it with an energy storage system, which will be the largest in the world with Lithium Ion

 
General Motors Has Recycled Two Million Water Bottles Used in Flint
General Motors Has Recycled Two Million Water Bottles Used in Flint

24 Aug 2016, 18:14 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / General Motors has managed to recycle over two million water bottles used in Flint, Michigan. The results are going back to the local economy

 
How Many Types of Hybrid Cars Are There?
How Many Types of Hybrid Cars Are There?

21 Jul 2016, 16:48 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Parallel hybrid, series hybrid, series-parallel hybrid, plug-in hybrid, mild hybrid, micro hybrid, what's the difference between them? Read on to find out

 
Ford Teams Up With Tequila Producer Jose Cuervo to Give Agave a Second Chance
Ford Teams Up With Tequila Producer Jose Cuervo to Give Agave a Second Chance

19 Jul 2016, 09:42 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Have you ever imagined that the plant from which Jose Cuervo makes tequila could also be used by Ford to make car parts?

 
Ecotricity Charges EV Owners £6 for 30 Minutes of Electricity
Ecotricity Charges EV Owners £6 for 30 Minutes of Electricity

11 Jul 2016, 17:12 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / This is not the best of times for plug-in hybrid and electric vehicle owners in the United Kingdom who rely on motorway charging stations

 
This Is The Cannabis Car, A Functional Vehicle Made From Hemp
This Is The Cannabis Car, A Functional Vehicle Made From Hemp

14 Jun 2016, 17:37 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / An American entrepreneur decided to make a crusade to legalize growing hemp in all 50 states. To show what else it can do, he build a car out of it

 
Toyota Will Receive Keystone Environment Award For Hosting Wild Geese And Ducks
Toyota Will Receive Keystone Environment Award For Hosting Wild Geese And Ducks

8 Jun 2016, 12:46 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Toyota's American branch will receive an environment award from Keystone. The automaker is praised for taking care of geese and ducks around its factories

 
Next Green Car Awards 2015 Winners Announced, Tesla Model X Doesn’t Get the SUV Award
Next Green Car Awards 2015 Winners Announced, Tesla Model X Doesn’t Get the SUV Award

25 Nov 2015, 15:13 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The European market chose its most eco-friendly cars and - surprise, surprise - half of them are diesels. Well, at least none of them comes from Volkswagen

 
Ikea Goes Greener With Their New Electric Bike "Folkvanlig"
Ikea Goes Greener With Their New Electric Bike "Folkvanlig"

27 May 2014, 13:03 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / The Swedish furniture maker, famous for its practical innovative solutions for interior design, has recently announced it will join the “green party”, as a manufacturer. They are already...

 
Electric Motorsports Introduces Electric Motorbike
Electric Motorsports Introduces Electric Motorbike

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Dragos Rusu / You just knew this was coming, after all those electric car concepts and hybrids, it was about time someone put that technology into bikes as well. Meet the Electric GPR-S, a cool looking bike that ...

 
Daddy, Can I have an Electric Corvette for Christmas?
Daddy, Can I have an Electric Corvette for Christmas?

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / As if shopping for your kids this Christmas wasn't trouble enough, Pratt &  Miller (the engineering team behind the AMLS Corvette program) introduced eco-friendly editions of their fam...

 
EcoVelocity to Host Green Supercar Auction
EcoVelocity to Host Green Supercar Auction

11 Aug 2011, 11:40 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / A collection of some of the world’s most exciting and rare eco-friendly metal creations will feature in a specially created green supercar paddock at the inaugural EcoVelocity car show hosted ...

 
Toyota Learns from Mistakes, Announces New Global Strategy
Toyota Learns from Mistakes, Announces New Global Strategy

9 Mar 2011, 15:18 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Severely battered in 2009 by the economic crisis, slammed to the ground by a massive recall in 2010 and chased for nearly two years by German automotive group Volkswagen, the Japanese from Toyota de...

 
Mexico Gets Green Motion Car Rental Service
Mexico Gets Green Motion Car Rental Service

8 Feb 2011, 13:49 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Green Motion, a car and van hire company that aims to protect the environment, today announced that it is expanding into Mexico, following its successful activities on the British market. Green Moti...

 
2010 Ford Taurus Gets Eco-Friendly Seats
2010 Ford Taurus Gets Eco-Friendly Seats

21 Apr 2010, 08:27 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / American manufacturer Ford announced it is moving forward with its broader global sustainability strategy, including by making its vehicles more eco-friendly through increased use of renewable and r...

 
Pramac Racing Becomes the Green Energy Team
Pramac Racing Becomes the Green Energy Team

18 Mar 2010, 10:43 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Pramac Ducati decided to bring something new to the table in the 2010 MotoGP championship, and the best way to do that before the actual start of the season is to shock the audience with a brand new...

 
Seoul Starts Testing Hybrid Taxis
Seoul Starts Testing Hybrid Taxis

18 Dec 2009, 11:27 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The Seoul Metropolitan Government decided it was time to improve air quality in the city so the first move they made was to transform current gas taxis into hybrid ones. To do so, the city governmen...