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  1. Ford's aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup more gas efficient, WSJ saysRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... of electricity annually. That is enough energy to power two average-sized homes for a year or charge a Ford Focus Electric 870 times, Fusion Energi 2,600 times and C-MAX Energi 2,600 times. Using one Windy System will offset nearly 14 tons of ...

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  2. Honda warned Takata on airbags years before recalls, WSJ reportsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 7 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... of electricity annually. That is enough energy to power two average-sized homes for a year or charge a Ford Focus Electric 870 times, Fusion Energi 2,600 times and C-MAX Energi 2,600 times. Using one Windy System will offset nearly 14 tons of ...

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  3. Ford and SunPower Welcome Sierra Club as Newest Partner of National Drive Green for Life ProgramRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WJRT

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  4. Barclays to hold a conferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... of electricity annually. That is enough energy to power two average-sized homes for a year or charge a Ford Focus Electric 870 times, Fusion Energi 2,600 times and C-MAX Energi 2,600 times. Using one Windy System will offset nearly 14 tons of ...

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  5. Report: Kia sold 123 North American Soul EVs in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Autoblog

    ... sold specifically to comply with California's zero-emissions vehicle mandate). For instance, the Ford Focus Electric sold 186 units in the US last month , while the Smart ForTwo ED electric moved 150 vehicles. Honda sold 23 Fit EVs in October. The ...

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  6. Can You Finally Afford a Hybrid Car?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Credit.com

    There are lots of attractive features of hybrid and alternative-fuel cars, but one of the biggest selling points has traditionally been the potential for saving money: By investing in advanced fuel technology rather than frequently paying for gasoline, you'll eventually spend less than you would by buying a traditional vehicle with a lower sticker price . That pitch doesn't really cut it right now.

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  7. Ford partners with Wind Energy Corp to power 4 dealershipsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Green Car Congress

    ... of electricity annually. That is enough energy to power two average-sized homes for a year or charge a Ford Focus Electric 870 times, Fusion Energi 2,600 times and C-MAX Energi 2,600 times. Using one Windy System will offset nearly 14 tons of ...

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  8. Ford and Wind Energy to Deliver an Innovative New Source of Clean Energy to its DealersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Auto Channel

    Wind Energy will invest nearly $750,000 to install wind sail and solar panel systems at four Ford dealerships; each Windy System will help power dealership facilities, electric vehicle charging stations and lot lighting A Windy System is expected to deliver 20,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity annually, enough to power two average-sized homes for a year or charge Ford Focus Electric 870 times, Fusion Energi and C-MAX Energi 2,600 times each DEARBORN, MI -- November 10, 2014; Ford Motor Company is collaborating with Wind Energy Corporation to bring a new and innovative source of clean energy to its dealers.

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  9. Four Ford Dealers To Test Solar & Wind Clean-Energy SystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | GreenCarReports

    As fuel economy slowly rises across its entire range, Ford is looking to lower the environmental impact of the dealerships that sell its greenest cars as well. The company announced today a pilot program that will put solar-and-wind clean-energy systems into four of its dealerships.

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  10. Exclusive Pilot Program with Wind Energy Corporation Brings Clean Energy to Select Ford DealersRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Business Wire

    For the first time ever, Ford Motor Company is partnering with Wind Energy Corporation to deliver an innovative new source of clean energy to its dealers Wind Energy will invest nearly $750,000 to install wind sail and solar panel systems at four Ford dealerships; each Windy System a will help power dealership facilities, electric vehicle charging stations and lot lighting A Windy System is expected to deliver 20,000 kilowatts of electricity annually, enough to power two average-sized homes for a year or charge Ford Focus Electric 870 times, Fusion Energi and C-MAX Energi 2,600 times each DEARBORN, Mich.-- --Ford Motor Company is collaborating with Wind Energy Corporation to bring a new and innovative source of clean energy to its dealers.

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  11. For some, a big downside to cheap gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Automotive News

    Dave Guilford is a news editor at Automotive News . This is one of the several staff blogs posted on our website recently.

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  12. Which Electric-Car Makers Are Serious? U.S. Sales Show Top ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | GreenCarReports

    ... Ford often doesn't get a lot of credit for its efforts, primarily because it has trash-talked the Ford Focus Electric, its sole battery-electric vehicle. But the plug-in hybrid Energi versions of its C-Max hatchback and Fusion sedan are logging ...

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  13. Lower gas prices, longer alt-power paybackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Automotive News

    A couple weeks ago on vacation, I encountered $2.69 per gallon gasoline in Virginia. Subsequently I've enjoyed seeing fill-ups cost $10 to $15 less than I've come to expect.

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  14. WOT 3 Years Ago: Infiniti Moves to Hong Kong, Mercedes Debuts Diesel SLKRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Motor Trend

    Every so often, we take a look back at what was making headlines in the automotive industry of yesteryear. Here's what was happening three years ago to the date: Headed to Hong Kong: Infiniti Establishes Global Headquarters in Southern China : Three years ago, Infiniti began the process of moving its headquarters form Yokohama, Japan to Hong Kong.

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  15. Inhabitat's Week in Green: Long-range EVs, vegetable biofuel and a wearable for Alzheimer's patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Engadget

    ... electric car that would rival the Model S's 265-mile range. (Ford's only fully electric car, the Ford Focus Electric , has a range of just 76 miles.) In other automotive news, Detroit Electric has revealed the final exterior design of the SP:01, its ...

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  16. Were Small Cars Exactly The Wrong Way To Launch Electric Cars?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | GreenCarReports

    Historically, most technology innovations in automobiles start at the high end and gradually work their way down the lineup until they've become standard features of even the humblest of cars. From automatic transmissions to disc brakes, turbochargers to fuel injection, high-end audio systems to touchscreens, the most expensive cars get the feature first.

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  17. Cheap Gas Puts the Squeeze on Hybrids and EVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | TIME.com

    Earlier this year, Fiat Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne joked that he hoped consumers wouldn't buy the Fiat 500e , because the company loses $14,000 on each one, given the cost of the technology inside. That shows the bind carmakers find themselves in these days: Americans have been buying more green cars of all types, but as gas prices plummet, companies have resorted to steep discounts to keep sales from stalling.

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  18. Ford May Build a Tesla-Rivaling Long-Range Electric CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Inhabitat

    ... be "consistent with [Ford's] product philosophy." Ford currently offers one fully electric car, the Ford Focus Electric , but its limited 76-mile driving range can't stand up against the Model S . The Focus Electric has also had a hard time ...

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  19. Despite Strong Gains, Electric Vehicles Still Far From MainstreamRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | The Motley Fool

    This article was written by Oilprice.com , the leading provider of energy news in the world. Also check out these related articles: From January through September of this year, sales of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and battery-powered electric vehicles reached a cumulative total of 88,149 .

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  20. Will falling gas prices kill the electric car?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Christian Science Monitor

    A Mercedes B-class electric drive car is displayed on media day at the Paris Mondial de l'Automobile earlier this month. The EV market will continue to grow in the United States, but it may quite a long time before an electric vehicle becomes a best seller, and low gas prices could further slow the progress.

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