Posts Tagged ‘electric cars’

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Exclusive EV Race Scheduled in England

Posted on January 21st, 2011 by

Obama's plan to make low-income family homes more energy efficient reaches halfway milestone and England schedules EV race while EPA administrator Gina McCarthy prepares to speak at energy conference.
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Puerto Rico Renewable Energy Legislation Passes

Posted on December 7th, 2010 by

The Caribbean boasts some of the world's highest energy costs. To circumvent this, Puerto Rico looks to the United States to collaborate with the island's own efforts to embrace sustainable initiatives. New wind farm projects are abound in the small island as it prepares to meet its goals of 12% renewable energy.
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Solar Maps Boost Solar Installations

Posted on November 30th, 2010 by

Solar maps are being installed for large cities across the nation. Also, the Nissan LEAF was awarded the 2011 European Car of the Year. Meanwhile, Secretary Chu encourages Americans to invest in cleaner energy and not take second place to other countries' energy programs.
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Philadelphia Eagles Score Touchdown for Energy Efficiency

Posted on November 22nd, 2010 by

NFL team, Philadelphia Eagles, redesign stadium for self-generating renewable energy capabilities. Also, Maryland hockey team to install solar panels onto ice arena in one of the state's largest single rooftop solar installments.
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Chevrolet Volt Wins Green Car of the Year

Posted on November 19th, 2010 by

The Chevy Volt is not only the Motor Trend Car of the Year, but it has also raked in the award for Green Car of the Year. Also, the DOE has initiated five new smart grid projects to improve the nation's grid.
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Pennsylvania Governor Announces Sustainability Initiatives

Posted on November 17th, 2010 by

Pennsylvania Governor Announces Alternative Energy Agenda Governor Edward Rendell announced that his state will reduce its dependence on foreign oil by over a half-million gallons[...]
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IBM’s Smart Cities Challenge Begins

Posted on November 15th, 2010 by

IBM launches their largest philanthropic program for the year, a plan to assist 100 qualified worldwide cities in their efforts towards efficiency. Also, General Electric adds electronic cars to its fleet and Vu1 Corp. has created a new, innovative, and greener light bulb.
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Elections Elections- What Does The Midterm Election Mean For Energy?

Posted on November 4th, 2010 by

How did California vote on Proposition 23? How does the new makeup of Congress change energy legislation? What experts say about geothermal energy and the GOP House.
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Logitech Creates Solar-Powered Keyboard

Posted on November 2nd, 2010 by

San Francisco adopts electric taxicabs, Amrak buys electric locomotives, and Logitech invents the slimmest and most efficient solar-powered keyboard.
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Is The Toyota Prius Part Of The Smart Grid Solution?

Posted on September 16th, 2010 by

Are Toyota Prius’s part of the smart grid solution, 14 states recognized for their energy efficiency programs by The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy,[...]
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Chavez Says China To Loan Venezuela $20 Billion, DER 04/19/10

Posted on April 19th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Monday April 19, 2010 discusses the US EIA estimates increased natural gas production for 2010, Venezuelan President announces that China[...]