Audi 3.0ℓ TDI's Variable Vane Turbocharger Makes for a +30% Green Car

2014 Green Car Technology Award Nominee – Audi 3.0L TDI Diesel Engine

In just about a month, Green Car Journal, at the 2014 Washington Auto Show, will present the winner of the 2014 Green Car Technology...

Volvo puts its mind towards alternative energy

On climate, on energy security, time is not on our side. Researchers at NOAA, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, say that the record...

In Spite of Lagging Economy, Plug-In Vehicles Top October Sales

Since 2007, the beginning of the recession in the US, automobile manufacturers have been facing ever decreasing sales numbers, consistently posting in the red...

2013 Automobile of the Year – Tesla Model S

Start-up electric vehicle manufacturer, Tesla Motors, has been working hard to bring to market an EV that is unique and packed with technology....

60,000 Green Cars Will Run on Chinese Roads Until 2012

Approximately 60,000 alternative fuel vehicles will run on the streets of China until 2012. The initiative is part of the effort to reduce emissions and save energy, announced the Minister of Science and Technology of China, Wan Gang, quoted by Xinhua press agency.

Some Diesels Cleaner Than Electric Cars, Swiss Researchers Say

European cars often get a fuel economy of about 42 mpg, with some newer models even getting 60 mpg or more. The technology adopted for electric cars, on the other hand, uses mainly lithium ion batteries, made of metals extracted from mountains by using complex chemical processes that not only generate CO2, but also pollute the environment and help to deforestation.
Ford is looking towards adding more electric vehicles.

Ford Electric Vehicles’ Future Looking Bright

Like other car manufacturers, Ford is investing heavily in electric autos. Ford has said that it will invest $4.5 billion in electric vehicles. This money will...

China Moves Closer To Being Free From Gas Powered Autos

There is little doubt that China gets “it”. In a world where urbanization has become synonymous with air pollution and using imported resources for energy,...
Renault ZOE Electric Vehicle - Quiet and Clean Can Still Be Dangerous

Electric Vehicle Alert System Could be Mandatory in EU by 2019

Ah, the unforgettable sound of an electric vehicle: the soft whine of electric motors is so unlike even the newest internal combustion engines! On the...
General Motors Renewable Energy and Recycling Efforts Pay off in Multiple Ways

General Motors Invests in Renewable Energy to Save Money and Reduce Emissions

General Motors has been at the forefront of reducing its impact on the environment, from recycling programs to renewable energy investment. Manufacturing, such as that...