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  1. Plug-In Electric Cars: How To Buy A Second Charging CableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | GreenCarReports

    If you own a plug-in electric car, what's the best way to get a second charging cable to supplement the one that came with your vehicle? It all started when reader Brandt Buffham of Santa Clarita, California, bought a Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid sedan.

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  2. Big 3 shows little interest in Tesla patentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Detroit News

    Tesla Motors Inc., the electric-car maker led by Elon Musk, last month opened its electric vehicle patents to other auto manufacturers.

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  3. Big 3 shows little interest in Tesla patentsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The Detroit News

    Tesla Motors Inc., the electric-car maker led by Elon Musk, last month opened its electric vehicle patents to other auto manufacturers.

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  4. Big 3 shows little interest in Tesla patentsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Detroit News

    Tesla Motors Inc., the electric-car maker led by Elon Musk, last month opened its electric vehicle patents to other auto manufacturers.

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  5. Electric Auto Sales Skyrocket as Oil Price Rises on Iraq, Libya WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Juan Cole

    ... Fusion Energi, and Tesla Model S are all making a mark. Meanwhile though, cars like the Cadillac ELR, Ford Focus Electric and the Mitsubishi i barely register on the charts. Finally we have a chart showing the explosion of EV sales often coordinates ...

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  6. Ford pushes green materialsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Erie Times News

    The car company is also working with soybean farmers, who are helping its engineers turn soy oil into seat cushions, and with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, which is helping it mold shredded U.S. currency into coin trays.

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  7. Ford CEO Mark Fields Zips Investors Past GM to a Near-Term BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | TheStreet.com

    ... Ford has an electric car for sale that costs only $36,000. Powered by a lithium-ion battery, the 2014 Ford Focus Electric has an EPA-estimated rating of 110 city MPG. Demand will likely exceed supply. Have you driven or seen the 2014 Ford lineup? In ...

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  8. Six burning questions about electric carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Consumer Reports

    ... largest markets. EV prices vary widely. But for a good mainstream model, such as the Chevrolet Volt , Ford Focus Electric , or Nissan Leaf , you can expect to pay about $35,000 to $44,000. For most, a federal tax incentive of $7,500 is available, ...

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  9. Wauwatosa gets its first electric carRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    ... out there in the future. Despite the naysayers, electric cars are going to be a big thing." The city's Ford Focus Electric , which arrived June 25, was the first delivered by Ewald's Venus Ford, according to VIP Director Michelle Dare. Dare helped ...

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  10. 5 More Reasons Tesla's Open Source Policy Could Make It RichRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    "No problem," said Tesla CEO Elon Musk, "I'll whip something up and post it on letting all of our competitors know that they are free to use our patents."

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  11. Ford is burning (sustainable) rubber in push to go greenRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    Ellen C. Lee pours a mixture of tomato fiber and polypropylene into the hopper of an extruder at a Ford lab.

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  12. Why Tesla Motors Is Laughing at Toyota's $70,000 Hydrogen CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | The Motley Fool

    Toyota said this week that the new FCV Sedan, an electric car powered by a hydrogen fuel cell, will go on sale in Japan next spring at a price of almost $70,000.

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  13. Here's What Electric Vehicle Buyers Really WantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... when juicing up a car's battery. Throw in the cost of fuel savings over five years for a car like the Ford Focus Electric - estimated at $9,000 - and EV drivers have good reason to know where their bread is buttered. Californians didn't forget about ...

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  14. Report: EVs get support in Canada with big tax incentives, wireless EV chargingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Autoblog

    ... could total more than C$12,000 ($11,200 US) for battery-electric cars such as the Smart ForTwo ED and Ford Focus Electric. With Canadian gas prices pushing towards the $5-a-gallon equivalent (or about a third more than US gas prices), prevailing ...

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  15. 50 greenest brands? Ford, Toyota, Honda top listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | USA Today

    The four greenest brand names belong to auto makers, led by Ford, while some of the largest brands - Google, Amazon, Facebook - don't make the top 50 greenest list published Tuesday by Fortune .

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  16. Ford, Heinz work on tomato-based car, but it isn't easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... profitable ways.) Meanwhile, designers at Ford have been working to make vehicles greener. The 2012 Ford Focus Electric famously employed plastic soda bottles and milk jugs to create underbody shields and air cleaner assemblies. The automaker has ...

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  17. Ford, Heinz Cook Up Tomato-Based Projects: Will The Technology Ketchup?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Car Connection

    ... profitable ways.) Meanwhile, designers at Ford have been working to make vehicles greener. The 2012 Ford Focus Electric famously employed plastic soda bottles and milk jugs to create underbody shields and air cleaner assemblies. The automaker has ...

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  18. Ford Focus Electric is not like the VoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2012 | NWCN.com

    ... owners to remotely heat or cool the cabin while the car is plugged in, which extends range. Price? Ford Focus Electric starts at 40 grand. That immediately drops to $32,500 because of a $7,500 federal tax credit. Some states have further incentives. ...

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  19. 2015 Ford Focus sedan shows its fresh face in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | Autoblog

    That handsome fellow you see above is the 2015 Ford Focus sedan. We liked the looks of the 2014 Focus, and the updates for 2015 only improve things to our eyes, with the adoption of the Aston Martin-inspired grille that has been permeating Ford's lineup these last few years.

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  20. LG Chem to supply lithium ion batteries for 2012 Ford Focus ElectricRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... has become the latest automaker to select LG Chem and its lithium polymer batteries for its upcoming Ford Focus Electric . LG Chem is also supplying its lithium polymer cells for the battery pack in the 2011 Chevrolet Volt and the 2011 Hyundai ...

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