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9 hrs ago | Engadget

Inhabitat's Week in Green: flexible circuit boards, BMW i3 and the world's first urban algae canopy

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.


Related Topix: BMW i3, Hatchback, BMW, Science / Technology, NASA, Hybrid, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Gadgets

13 hrs ago | Autoblog

Beijing: Lexus NX debuts in turbocharged and hybrid guise

Lexus showed off its polarizing new NX at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show , trotting out both the turbocharged 200t model alongside the hybrid-powered 300h.


Related Topix: Lexus NX 200t, SUV, Lexus, Lexus NX 300h, BMW X1, BMW, Hybrid, Toyota, Toyota Avalon, Sedan

17 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Toyota to launch hydrogen-powered car next year

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Toyota Motor, Automakers, Prison, Milwaukee County, WI, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet

20 hrs ago | Autoblog

Official: Montreal sets new EV gathering record: 431

The Nissan Leaf models are the easiest to spot, since they dominate the foreground.


Related Topix: Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Chevrolet, Ford, Ford Focus Electric, Cadillac, Coupe, Cadillac ELR

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Coolest Gadgets

The Tylt Energy Backpack + Battery was made for geeks on the go

If you work online or with a lot of gadgets, chances are you want a backpack that can hold everything with an organized system for where things need to go.


Related Topix: Hybrid

Ars Technica

Ask Ars: The best way to use a lithium-ion battery, redux

A little over three years ago, you, the readers, asked us, the Ars staff, about the best way to prolong the life of a lithium-ion battery .


Related Topix: Hybrid, Computers


New World Record In Canada: 431 Plug-In Electric Vehicles In One Place

Organizers said a Bollore BlueCar, of the type used by the AutoLib electric-car-sharing service in Paris , was also present--and so was a Porsche converted to electric power.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet, Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Mitsubishi, Nissan Leaf, Nissan, Tesla Model S, Sedan

Green Car Congress

Saft Li-ion batteries to power Stockholm's new Ballerina electric ferry

Saft has received an order from Stockholm ferry operator Ballerina for lithium-ion battery systems that will power a new electric ferry boat for the city of Stockholm.


Related Topix: Hybrid

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Curious Capitalist

Here Comes the Next Big Push to Get Drivers to Buy Electric Cars

Everybody understands that one big upside of owning an electric car is that you'll never have to spend a penny on gasoline.


Related Topix: Nissan Leaf, Hatchback, Nissan, Home Listing, Home, Auto Dealers, Hybrid, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

7 Things to Love About Toyota's Fuel Cell Beauty

Amid the slate of luxury rockets and hypercars gracing the stands at the 2014 New York Auto Show, Toyota is showcasing its full range of automobiles.


Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Wagon, Toyota Camry

The Auto Channel

Tailor-inspired Custom-fit Covers Protect GM Vehicles

April 18, 2014; Fussy tailors spend years honing their skills, learning how fabric draped on a body could be pinned, cut and sewn to protect the wearer and make a high-quality fashion statement.


Related Topix: Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet, Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Hatchback


NYC carriages about to go extinct?

At the New York auto show Florida-based car restoration firm The Creative Work Shop introduced an eight-passenger electric horseless carriage designed Photo by The Creative Workshop.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Autos


These Electric Cars May Replace Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYC

On the heels of the actor's impassioned New York Times editorial urging de Blasio not to ban Central Park's horse-drawn carriages, activists on Thursday unveiled a model of the vintage-styled electric car likely to replace them -- yet another sign de Blasio's campaign promise may be fulfilled soon.


Related Topix: Manhattan, NY, New York, NY, Publishing, Media, New Times, Fox Filmed Entertainment, IGN Entertainment, World News, China, Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet

Nu Wire Investor

Detroit Industrial Property Making A Comeback

An industrial market rebound has proven to be the tide that lifts all boats, even struggling Detroit, which recently recorded one of the strongest declines in industrial property availability in the country.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Small Business, Personal Finance, Oakland County, MI, Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet

Thu Apr 17, 2014

News Max

Mars Rover Takes 'Selfie' After Spring Cleaning

A recent 'selfie' taken by the Mars rover Opportunity shows it is taking full advantage of the Martian winds' cleaning powers.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Science / Technology, NASA

Business Journal

Tesla, GM pushing to zap battery costs, analysts say

Teslas like the one pictured run on lithium ion batteries. Though everyone in New Mexico is watching Tesla Motors for its next move, the announcement that General Motors will spend $450 million on a battery plant for its new electric cars also has the automotive world buzzing.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Tesla Motors, Startups, Automakers, General Motors

India Auto News

2015 Chevrolet Cruze goes LIVE at New York Motor Show

Refreshed in format and exclusive in design, the new 2015 Chevrolet Cruze made its debut at the 2014 New York Motor Show.


Related Topix: Sedan, Chevrolet Cruze, Chevrolet, Cable & Satellite, Media, Radio, Siri, Chevrolet Malibu, Hybrid, Chevrolet Impala, Hatchback, Chevrolet Volt

Sys-Con Media

And Now There Is One... BMW i3 Declared 2014 World Green Car

The BMW i3 was chosen from an initial entry list of fourteen new vehicles from all over the world, then a short list of three finalists that included the winner as well as the Audi A3 Sportback g-tron and the Volkswagen XL1.


Related Topix: BMW, BMW i3, Hatchback, Rubber-Plastics, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Bridgestone, Marketing, Mercedes Benz E320, Mercedes-Benz, Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Chevrolet, Honda, Honda Civic - Hybrid


Chevrolet Expected to Launch Cheaper Chevy Volt Plug-In Hybrid Next Year

Chevy is currently working on the next-generation Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid, which is expected to arrive sometime next year.


Related Topix: Chevrolet Volt, Hybrid, Hatchback, Chevrolet


Volvo S60L Petrol Plug-in Hybrid is the full package

At next week's Beijing Motor Show , Volvo is set to introduce a new member of its plug-in hybrid family.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volvo, Volvo V60, World News, China, Asia, Hybrid, Autos


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