04 Feb '12, 8pm

Green Electricity + Electric Cars = Win: Electric cars are a symbol of green transportation – no emissions, no r...

Green Electricity + Electric Cars = Win: Electric cars are a symbol of green transportation – no emissions, no r...

The German newspaper taz caused quite a stir by reporting just such reservations on the green-ness of electric cars, adding the word “eco-deception” to the mix and citing a study published mid-January by the Institute of Applied Ecology in Freiburg. According to the paper, the Institute said that EVs were not nearly as protective of the environment as a mythical everyone claimed. The Institute itself couldn’t distance itself from the claim fast enough (and this is why newspapers are dangerous and unreliable, but that’s another matter entirely).

Full article: http://gas2.org/2012/02/04/green-electricity-electric-car...

Tweets

University team advances wireless charging for ...

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 06 Feb '12, 12am

Wireless charging is seen as the future for electric cars – and now a Stanford University research team has advanced the c...

Nissan Ships Its Electric Cars on a Solar-Diesel Ship

Nissan Ships Its Electric Cars on a Solar-Diese...

cleantechnica.com 03 Feb '12, 12pm

Nissan keeps making noise about leading the charge toward zero emissions, or at least as little carbon dioxide output as p...

US Veteran's Affairs Office Trials Electric Cars: The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), including the VA Mary...

US Veteran's Affairs Office Trials Electric Car...

evworld.com 02 Feb '12, 6pm

Propelled by an electric engine, the rubber is hitting the road in Maryland. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), incl...

Good-Natured Misinformation About Electric Cars More Damaging Than Attacks: By Brad Berman · February 03, 2012 P...

Good-Natured Misinformation About Electric Cars...

plugincars.com 03 Feb '12, 7pm

PluginCars.com has done a lot of reporting about direct anti-electric-car venom. EV-Haters , YouTube ranters and political...

Electric Cars, Hybrid Cars & More | Green Car

greencar.com 12 Feb '12, 2pm

2013 Chevy Malibu Eco Gets GM’s Mild Hybrid eAssist The eighth generation Malibu brings a lot to the table including impro...

Can Condos Coexist With Electric Cars? Volt Own...

greencarreports.com 30 Jan '12, 9pm

This is a good exemple of how some people doesn't understand what electrics cars are all about. I'm using a Nissan Leaf wi...

After The Tesla Roadster, Can Other Electric Ca...

greencarreports.com 30 Jan '12, 3pm

By Antony Ingram Antony Ingram Contributing Writer BIO Antony has what can only be described as an obsession for all thing...

Some great tips on how to live green! #gogreen ...

greenhomeguide.com 05 Feb '12, 9pm

Share on Facebook Buzz it! Share on Twitter Print Subscribe Tips for Living Green November 5, 2009 By Doug Smeath At home,...

Will Electric Cars Become Popular? BP, Exxon Re...

greencarreports.com 01 Feb '12, 8pm

Electric car adoption rates can be estimated by one single factor - the cost of batteries. I don't see any reason why anyo...

The Challenge for Plug-In Cars

plugincars.com 05 Feb '12, 8am

The automotive landscape is changes. More choices are coming and that promises to be the watchword for the coming decade. ...

Lux Boosts Their Micro-Hybrid Vehicle Forecast to 39,000,000 Cars a Year By 2017: Filed under: Energy News

Lux Boosts Their Micro-Hybrid Vehicle Forecast ...

altenergystocks.com 03 Feb '12, 10pm

A couple days ago Lux Research published a new report titled “Every Last Drop: Micro‐ And Mild Hybrids Drive a Huge Market...

Mitsubishi brings electric car project to Spain...

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 31 Jan '12, 2am

Spainhas been slow to embrace electric cars – but that may all change thanks to a new Smart Community System Demonstration...

A Green Jean available @BarneysNY

A Green Jean available @BarneysNY

robbreport.com 06 Feb '12, 9am

With “eco-friendly” a buzz word in everything from cars to hotels, it’s no surprise that a denim company has finally found...

Charge-as-you-drive system for electric cars: R...

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 09 Feb '12, 10am

Researchers from Stanford University have designed a charging system that some day could allow electric cars to charge the...