09 Apr '12, 6pm

Prius and Volt Set New Sales Records Thanks to High Gas Prices

Prius and Volt Set New Sales Records Thanks to High Gas Prices

Fuel Efficient Cars Selling Like Hotcakes Drivers tend to convert to the fuel-efficiency religion once they get severely wounded in the wallet. It's a sad fact that environmental concerns alone are often not enough... Of course, the best ways to save on gas costs are to walk, bike, and take transit (for an example of a city that has great sustainable transportation, check out Colombia's Medellin ). But if you're going to drive, you should get the most fuel-efficient vehicle that meets your needs. Near the top of the list, the Chevrolet Volt and Toyota Prius can be found, and thanks to relatively high gas prices in the U.S. lately, they've both set new sales records in March 2012. Flickr /CC BY 3.0 Prius sales were already up 52% in February compared to the previous year , and in March they broke new ground by going up 54% compared to last year, with 28,711 hybrids sold in ...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/cars/prius-and-volt-set-new-sal...

Tweets

Just call me PIMP. Thanks....

solestruck.com 08 Apr '12, 4am

Free standard shipping to US and Canada Free standard shipping for international orders $150+ Returns: Just $5.95 standard...

On Our Radar: Gas, Gas and More Gas

green.blogs.nytimes.com 09 Apr '12, 5pm

With a mild winter in much of the country having tamped down gas demand and with production of natural gas thriving due to...

new collection launched do supporrtttt...hehe thanks!

new collection launched do supporrtttt...hehe t...

room290.livejournal.com 17 Apr '12, 6pm

Due to increasing dead buyers...all payments have to be done strictly within 24 hours otherwise room290 serves the right t...

Small prices and big gains with our health and ...

uk.rs-online.com 11 Apr '12, 8am

1. RS Components Limited (RS) deals with the company only and not the individual. 2. It is the customer's responsibility t...

Wow, Sergio's self-loathing has reached a new h...

augusta.com 08 Apr '12, 2pm

At the age of 32, Sergio Garcia has apparently given up any hope of winning a major championship. “I’m not good enough … I...

New post about @Tonxcoffee - they're doing a $1...

frshgrnd.com 10 Apr '12, 8pm

Tonx Coffee is offering a $10 discount on subscriptions. If you've followed the specialty coffee industry for any length o...

I love you. My bank balance doesn't, but I do :...

shopnewbalance.com 09 Apr '12, 7pm

Customer Care Help Center FAQs Contact Us Shop Online Catalog My Account Edit My Account Track My Order Order History My A...

Gas Mileage Anxiety: Do YOU Get It?

Gas Mileage Anxiety: Do YOU Get It?

greencarreports.com 11 Apr '12, 7pm

It's the pressure of matching the EPA figures, which may simply be out of reach. It's what makes you 'hypermile' to make t...

#Ontario ranking improved, thanks to carbon pollution reduction & clean-energy job creation. #alloverthemap

#Ontario ranking improved, thanks to carbon pol...

davidsuzuki.org 11 Apr '12, 10pm

In the absence of effective policies from Canada's federal government to tackle global warming, many provinces have steppe...

Could natural gas cars threaten the environment...

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 11 Apr '12, 1am

Natural gas cars have often been seen as an environmentally friendly alternative to petrol and diesel powered vehicles. Ho...

Thanks for the - it's well worth attending. You...

ukgbc.org 13 Apr '12, 7pm

This Breakfast Session provided a holistic perspective on creating a sustainable venue from the entire project team - from...

経済を圧迫する石油価格の高騰、つまり「安い石油時代」の終わり、それが石油ピークなのです。Hig...

peakoil.com 21 Apr '12, 8pm

High oil prices threatened by … high oil prices The fivefold increase in oil prices over the past decade has created boom ...

Toyota Prius sales surge 54% from a year earlie...

green.autoblog.com 04 Apr '12, 12pm

Toyota Reports Sales of Over 200,000 Vehicles in March 2012 First Quarter Sales Increase, Prius and Camry Set Records TORR...

Tonxious Gas: Nick Griffith Joins Tonx.org

Tonxious Gas: Nick Griffith Joins Tonx.org

sprudge.com 10 Apr '12, 8pm

Konecny and Griffith first met in 2006, when the former helped recruit the latter to work for Intelligentsia as they were ...