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Hybrid car features

The addition of a battery-powered electric motor increases the fuel efficiency of hybrids in a number of ways.

Like the switch that turns off your refrigerator’s light bulb when the door is closed, “ 257 more words

How Do Hybrid Cars Work?

Conventional vehicles use gasoline or diesel to power an internal combustion engine. Hybridsalso use an internal combustion engine—and can be fueled like normal cars—but have an electric motor and battery, and can be partially or wholly powered by electricity. 82 more words

New Program Offers Drivers Financial Incentives To Switch To Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

MISSION HILLS (CBSLA.com) — A new program is giving drivers thousands of dollars in rebates to replace high-polluting vehicles.

Jasmine Gallardo of Mission Hills recently bought a Kia Optima by taking advantage of the financial incentive. 182 more words

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New Program Offers Drivers Financial Incentives To Switch To Fuel-Efficient Vehicles

MISSION HILLS (CBSLA.com) — A new program is giving drivers thousands of dollars in rebates to replace high-polluting vehicles.

Jasmine Gallardo of Mission Hills recently bought a Kia Optima by taking advantage of the financial incentive. 272 more words

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America's Aging Infrastructure

I met a very interesting guy yesterday at the Low Carbon Investors conference: a professor at Stanford whose discipline is disruptive technologies.  Among other things, he’s an advisor to several different groups of students who are working on new approaches to energy and transportation, some of which sound like they have real merit. 406 more words

Renewables - Business

My schadenfreude cup, it runneth over.....

It’s only Tuesday, and it’s turning out to be a schadenfreude kind of week.

First, we have the Harvard professors who happily pushed Obamacare for the rest of us now finding out that they will have to live under the same onerous law as well.   314 more words

Obama Administration

10 Facts about the Kia Soul EV

When the 2014 Kia Soul EV was introduced it was all we could talk about! But, there may be some facts that we forgot to mention! 260 more words

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