KIA AMERICA GOES 2022 NIRO PLUG-IN HYBRID

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The Niro Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) arrives for the 2022 model year wearing new Kia badging on the front grille. The post KIA AMERICA GOES 2022 NIRO PLUG-IN HYBRID appeared first on Green Living Guy.

Mitsubishi Launching Outlander Sport Plug-in Hybrid SUV

Eco Auto Ninja

Wards’s Auto is reporting that Mitsubishi will be bringing in a plug-in hybrid version of its Outlander Sport SUV to the U.S. Proceeding the launch of the Outlander Sport Hybrid will be Mitsubishi’s 2012 i hatchback which will hit U.S. Hybrids Mitsubishi Outlander Sport plug-in hybrid SUV plug-in hybrid

Test Drive Results 2020 Toyota Prius Prime Limited

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Moreover I loved seeing this on the Toyota website for the Prime: Hybridization is now considered commonplace, but it all started two. Right before end of a crazy year I was able to end out with a fun test drive and surprise results from a 2020 Toyota Prius Prime Limited.

Sustainable Westchester Electric Vehicle Discount Program

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Here’s the deal with Nissan of New Rochelle and Rivera Toyota in Mount Kisco. Sustainable Westchester Electric Vehicle Discount Program Kicks off! Exclusive Electric Vehicle Discount Offers! We just got our first two dealerships. We will be announcing more over time.

Cool New Eco-Friendly Cars That Aren’t Teslas

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The latter were more efficient and practical in the early days when batteries were too large and inefficient for electric cars to be a viable mode of transportation. Believe it or not, electric cars have existed as long as gasoline-burning ones have.

Porsche Panamera Plug-In Hybrid in 2013?

Eco Auto Ninja

Porsche fans (and fans of more eco-friendly sports cars) are getting excited at the prospect of the new plug-in hybrid Porsche Panamera that could be available as soon as next year. The base for the new Panamera will be the same as the 2012 Panamera S Hybrid. The plug-in hybrid will use the same 380-hp direct-injected 3.0-liter supercharged V-6 and eight-speed automatic, and a separating clutch that lets the fuel engine shut dowb while the car is in motion.

Electric Vehicles vs. Hybrid Vehicles: The Pros and Cons of Both

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The post Electric Vehicles vs. Hybrid Vehicles: The Pros and Cons of Both appeared first on Green Living Guy. One of the most popular ways to go green is to cut back on the use of plastic and recycle.

BMW Concept i4 STAYS AHEAD IN STYLE

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The BMW Concept i4 represents a look ahead to the BMW i4, slated to enter production in 2021 Especially as the BMW Group’s first all-electric model in the premium midsize class. The post BMW Concept i4 STAYS AHEAD IN STYLE appeared first on Green Living Guy.

Drive Electric Week Events through the Hudson Valley

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I’ve been so glad to see and hear of all the events in the Hudson Valley. The one I’ve been dealing with the most is a virtual event in mount. So here are the dates folks! Especially as the President of the Electric Auto Association for the Greater Hudson Valley.

Audi at the Geneva International Motor Show

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Plug-in portfolio being comprehensively expanded Ingolstadt/Geneva, February 28, 2019 – Audi is systematically and comprehensively continuing its electric car offensive. Breaking Green News Build Your Own Electric Vehicle build your own plug in hybrid electric vehicle green guru guides green living Lithium Ion Batteries plug in hybrid electric vehicles reduce oil build your own plugin hybrid electric car by Seth Leitman plug-in hybrid electric vehicle

Reserve a Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid on Earth Day

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Want to celebrate Earth Day by putting yourself down for a Toyota Prius plug-in Hybrid capable of 83 – 87 miles per gallon? You will be able to use the Priority Registration Web Site for the Prius Plug-In in a couple days. Getting on this list doesn’t actually get you a plug-in Prius reservation. Hybrids Toyota Prius Toyota Prius Plug-in

5 Life Hacks if You Go on a Long Trip With an Eco Car

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Throughout a recent decade, eco cars (electric vehicles) turned from a freaky and unusual initiative to a part of one’s everyday life. Moreover, almost all the leading concerns offered their zero-emission automobiles to the market.

Study Finds Lithium-ion Batteries Cause Less Environmental Damage

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A recent research undertaken at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and published in the current issue. The post Study Finds Lithium-ion Batteries Cause Less Environmental Damage appeared first on Green Living Guy.

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FORD TRIPLING WORKPLACE EV CHARGING NETWORK AS EMPLOYEE INTEREST INCREASING PLUS GE PARTNERSHIP TAKES OFF

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FORD, GE WATTSTATION CHARGERS SUPPORT EMPLOYEE ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING NE Ford to install its first employee electric vehicle charging station network in Dearborn, Mich.;

The Do It Yourself Plug-In Hybrid: XR3

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This one is for serious mechanics interested in putting together a more technologically sustainable vehicle than the usual automobile, or even those interested in putting up the $200 to view the specs and see if they are willing to put together their own version of the XR3 plug-in hybrid. Included in the $200 price tag for the plans are drawings, electronic 3D virtual models, and even computer files to help you local vendors make the parts.

Top Three Things That Are Cool and Great 100% Eco, Organic plus Recycled Plastic Apparel to Save Us!

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Since I started working with them the work has drawn a lot of support in all facets on my life. I told Tyler to tell the boy that wearing the recycled plastic is better because the plastic is not in the landfill and the bad chemicals are not touching his skin.

Free EV Safety Training

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Empire Clean Cities is hosting a FREE one-hour electric vehicle safety training for first responders on January 26th at 12pm EST. The training will be virtual and the facilitator is an in-service firefighter.

Realizing the Dream of a Luxury Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle with Fisker Karma

Green Living Ideas

Henrik is the man responsible for the much-anticipated luxury plug-in hybrid vehicles, the Fisker Karma and the Fisker Karma S convertible. Post from: Green Living Ideas Realizing the Dream of a Luxury Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle with [.] Realizing the Dream of a Luxury Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle with Fisker Karma. PHEVs Revving the Hybrid Future. Hybrid Cars Defined. Choosing a Hybrid Car.

Electric Vehicle Consumer Survey: 48% of Consumers Would Buy a Plug-in Hybrid

Green Living Ideas

As my car ages and needs many repairs to keep running, I am anxiously awaiting the development of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs). According to the “Electric Vehicle Consumer Survey&# conducted by Pike Research, 48 percent of consumers said they are “’extremely’ or ‘very’ interested in [.] [ Electric Vehicle Consumer Survey: 48% of Consumers Would Buy a Plug-in Hybrid from Green Living Ideas ].

NYPA Commits $40 Million for First Phase for up to $250 Million for EVolve NY Initiative

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Evolve NY to Expand Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Along Key Corridors. All to Create New NYC Airport Charging Hubs. As well as Establish EV Model Communities Over Seven-Year Program So Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a new $250 million electric vehicle expansion initiative.

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Greenlots announces acquisition by Shell, one of the world’s leading energy providers

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January 30, 2019 Deal also supports the acceleration of electric vehicle infrastructure deployment and management in North America. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Greenlots, a US-based leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging and energy management software and solutions.

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Green Living Guy TV Show: Cadillac CT6 Plugin Hybrid and Hummer EV

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General Motors (GM) in particular, has released it’s 10th annual sustainability report which outlines its stance and progress on environmental stewardship, safety, inclusion and health.

USPS to Replace 165,000 of It’s Fleet With Electric and Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

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This is one of the largest electric vehicle transitions in the US. In fact, The post USPS to Replace 165,000 of It’s Fleet With Electric and Fuel-Efficient Vehicles appeared first on Green Living Guy.

Nissan Renault Mitsubishi Alliance World Premiere of Renault City K-ZE

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In Shanghai, China on April 16th, 2019 marks an important milestone for Groupe Renault in China. During a press conference at the Shanghai Motor Show on April 26, 2019, Thierry Bolloré, CEO of Groupe Renault, presented a clear road map and high ambitions for the Group in China by 2022.

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V60 Plug-in Hybrid: Volvo improvises with unboxing and teardown videos!

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B.Sameer Kumar: The last thing you would be thinking about when you are buying a high-end, uber-cool Volvo hybrid is to pull stickers and a giant box off of it, much like in the case of your new iPad or iPhone 4S. They have decided to unravel their latest plug-in hybrid that has stolen the show off late in a way that has the denizens of the web world talking. Volvo “unboxes” V60 diesel plug-in hybrid.

4 Reasons Electric Cars Will Create A Buzz In The Next Decade

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As automakers try to plug into consumers’ future needs, electric cars are stirring boardroom curiosity – but not a lot of sales. In addition, Some car manufacturers are banking on a different story in the future, though.

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Leaked documents reveal details of the next Fisker plug-in hybrid

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Although the extended range plug-in hybrid was to start production in mid 2013, leaked internal documents reveal that it has been delayed by one full year. For the company, the production of this car is the next logical step because the Frisker is smaller and more affordable in comparison to its predecessor the $100,000 plus plug in hybrid Karma.

Eco-World: How Popular Are Eco-Friendly Cars Worldwide?

Green Living Guy

These days, the polluted environment, depletion of natural resources, and global warming are critical problems. Therefore, people are working to resolve them by replacing petrol cars with eco-friendly vehicles.

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EV Results from Ford Motor Company are Demanding Electric Cars

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The company has sold more than 520,000 electrified vehicles in North America since 2005 Continue Reading. Now while we have all heard that Ford is Understanding customers and that all is coming with an electric mustang. Great.

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India Lithium-ion Batteries Market to Grow at Over 35% CAGR Till 2020

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All to Drive Lithium-ion Batteries Sales in India Through 2020! Increasing Demand for Renewable Sources of Energy. Coupled With Favorable Government Initiatives for Sustainable Development. According to the recently published TechSci Research things are about to change.

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First plug in hybrid supercar Porsche 918 to hit roads next year

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Ishan Sidhu: About two years ago this supercar, Porsche 918 hybrid concept was unveiled at Geneva Motor Show and after four months in the same year it officially headed for production. Now the car you see here is the bits and pieces assembled and tested by the Porsche team after arriving in Italy early this January. Porsche 918 hybrid supercar. Porsche 918 hybrid supercar rolls out of our dreams, onto the tarmac.

Do You Have a Plug-in Car Personality?

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Editor of GreenCarReports.com, came to the Green Diva Studio to talk about the latest in green driving trends and the best green cars to buy in 2014. We got to do a few segments with John, AND a great video on the types of people that buy plug-in cars and why they buy them. There were some surprises among the personality types for plug-in car owners. There were a couple of surprises in there! Our favorite green car dude, John Voelcker, Sr.

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Tips for Driving Greener: Save Money & Help the Planet

Green Living Ideas

On the heels of the big annual North American International Auto Show in Detroit, It’s fun to think about the possibility of getting a new car. I realize that in a perfectly green world, I would walk or ride my bicycle or take mass transit everywhere, but that just isn’t a workable reality where I am, so. Read about the Green Divas in Detroit and see a few fun pics. An extra 100 pounds in your car can lower your fuel economy by 2% – wow!

Toyota loses ground on fuel economy as federal agencies seek rollback of vehicle standards

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BLOG POST By Siddiq Khan, Senior Researcher Toyota, an industry leader in hybrid technology for two decades, is the only major automaker to lose ground on fuel economy in recent years.

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Volvo Launches New Fully Electric C40 Recharge Luxury Vehicle

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The C40 Recharge is Volvo’s newest addition to the Recharge line of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. It’s the next step in Volvo’s commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and be a fully electric car company by 2030.

Will plug-in cars emit less carbon?

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” The Electric Power Research Institute and the Natural Resources Defense Council studied the expected emission reductions from using plug-in hybrids between 2010, when they’re expected to hit the market, and 2050. The source of the juice at the outlet made all the difference in the world: annual carbon emissions could be reduced by up to half a billion tonnes, but only if the power came from cleaner, more efficient power plants.

Obama Looks to Hybrid and Electric Cars for the Future

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Barack Obama’s State of the Union address saw him repeat his push for of seeing over 1 million plug-in hybrid and electric cars on the roads by 2015. He suggested an $8 billion investment in these advanced tech automobiles and battery pack research. The current investment in this research is $6 billion so Obama is calling for a $2 billion increase. Government / Industry Barack Obama biofuel Electric Car Hybrid Vehicle

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Daily Demand and Supply: Confusing Demand and Quantity Demanded

Environmental Economics

General Motors Co ( GM ) said on Tuesday it is slashing the price of its Chevrolet Volt electric car by $5,000 to help boost demand for the plug-in hybrid in a segment still struggling to gain a foothold in the U.S. "We have made great strides in reducing costs as we gain experience with electric vehicles and their components," Don Johnson, U.S. vice president for Chevy sales, said in a statement.

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Lab focuses on alternatives to gasoline

Eco Friendly Daily

Formally called the Mobile Automotive Technology Testbed, or MATT, the bare-bones chassis plays a vital part in the research at Argonne National Laboratory into new ways to power vehicles. Soon, they intend to place giant batteries on the MATT's rear platform, to research a plug-in hybrid vehicle that could increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The structure previously was used for research into magnets necessary for use in nuclear reactors.

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Porsche’s Panamera S Hybrid for a mid 2013 release

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Abdul Vahid V: Porsche is all set to introduce the hyped-up plug-in hybrid edition of its Panamera series, the Panamera S Hybrid by mid next year. Featuring the same engine combination of Cayenne S Hybrid, the Panamera S Hybrid will be one of the best plug-in hybrid cars on highways after its introduction in 2013. Panamera S Hybrid is to expand the concept of plug-in hybrid into a new level thanks to many advanced features.

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President Obama: U.S. Should Be Leader In Renewables, Hybrid Vehicles

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“The nation that leads on energy will be the nation that leads the world in the 21st century,” were the words spoken by U.S. President Obama toured the Electric Vehicle Technical Center in California prior to discussing his plan for electric vehicles and the United States‘ future with renewable energy. lags behind some European and Asian countries in renewable energies. Obama stated: “Germany is leading the world in solar power.

Lab focuses on alternatives to gasoline

Eco Friendly Daily

Formally called the Mobile Automotive Technology Testbed, or MATT, the bare-bones chassis plays a vital part in the research at Argonne National Laboratory into new ways to power vehicles. Soon, they intend to place giant batteries on the MATT's rear platform, to research a plug-in hybrid vehicle that could increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The structure previously was used for research into magnets necessary for use in nuclear reactors.

Between A Plug And A Hard Place

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Plug-in hybrid vehicles are on their way to U.S. Of course, in a water/wind scenario, the plug-in hybrid will be just as effective as the current hybrid models that use gasoline-fueled momentum to charge the battery. With coal power, they are 11% less efficient than the current hybrids. The Chevrolet Volt – which I wrote about here – will likely be the first plug-in hybrid to the market, arriving in 2010.