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Zipcar and the City of Palo Alto have partnered to expand car sharing in the citywith the addition of 10 new Zipcars at four city-owned parking facilities within the Downtown Parking Assessment District.
Unlike hybrids, which do emit carbon gases, or electric cars, which tap into grids often supplied by fossil-fuel plants, the hydrogen cell runs with just hydrogen and oxygen , with the only byproduct being harmless water.
It's the eternal question in the car-buying world: spend more on a hybrid and only realize the savings in fuel costs years later, or buy the gasoline-only version and save a few thousand dollars now, but get worse mileage figures.
Hybrid sales might have been slow to take off in the late 1990s and early 2000s, but there are no such concerns these days.
Uber was scandalized this week by a scoop from The Verge revealing its aggressive way of poaching drivers from rival Lyft.
Why would they plonk an electric motor in a super luxury car such as the BMW 7 series? The question bothered us.
Imagine a smooth, quiet, comfortable largish sedan that emits nothing, with a range of 250 miles or more--one that pegs its driver as a person in the vanguard of advanced technology vehicles.
The gap between Toyota Motor Corp and Volkswagen AG as the head of world's largest automakers by number of unit sales is slowly narrowing.
Hybrid and pure electric vehicles by land, water and air increasingly rely on lithium-ion traction batteries to escape the tyranny of pollution and poor performance from lead-acid batteries and meet the need for something better than nickel metal hydride batteries with their rare earth rationing and price increases combined with only intermediate ... (more)
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Partnership With City of Palo Alto Put Zipcars in City-Owned Parking Lots, Making Getting Around in a Car More Sustainable, Cost Effective and Convenient SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2014 -- Zipcar and the City of Palo Alto have partnered to expand car sharing in the city with the addition of 10 new Zipcars at four city-owned parking facilities within ... (more)
It's long been acknowledged that the current Nissan Leaf electric car is a radical and distinctive design, just as the landmark 2004 Toyota Prius hybrid was.
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