29 Nov '11, 10am

Green Christmas Trees, Green Christmas Lights, and Red Hot Chevy Volt Fires: The news cycle hasn’t been kind t...

The news cycle hasn’t been kind to electric vehicles lately. Earlier this month, reports of a car charger that caused a fire at a home in Mooresville, N.C. resulted in $800,000 in damages. Duke Energy, the utility testing the car charger, had to ask the other customers in the pilot to stop using that brand of car charger. The fire is still under investigation. Despite the fact that the figure is a drop in the bucket compared to gasoline station fires, it got a lot of press. Now, the Chevy Volt is embroiled in a separate media firestorm. In mid-November, the Los Angeles Times reported that officials from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that a lithium-ion battery in a Chevy Volt caught fire more than three weeks after the car was put through crash safety tests . A handful of other crash tests on Volts, that purposely damaged the battery, have also re...

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So how #green is a Christmas tree? Which is more #sustainable: a fake or real tree? Time to make XMas green @Justmeans

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De-powered: GM’s Chevy Volt fire begs serious q...

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