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9 Ways to Save Gas

  Oh gasoline, how we love to hate you, and hate to depend on you. With all the environmental issues, questionable practices of big oil companies, and the outrageous expense, it can be painful…


How Our Addiction to Oil is Killing Dolphins

Dolphins are being killed in mass quantities in Peru, and this time the culprit isn't the Japanese taste dolphin meat... it's our collective hunger for oil. Since the beginning of the summer, nearl…


Which U.S. Cities Spend The Most On Gas? [Infographic]

This has been a tough year for those who drive fossil fuel-powered vehicles. Oil and gas prices have been painfully high for months, forcing many to seek out alternative forms of transportation, like …


Top 10 Most Fuel-Efficient New Cars

There are lots of different ways to save gas, like changing the way you drive and walking or biking for all commutes under two miles. But according to Consumer Reports, the best way to save gas is …


The 100-Year Search For A Fuel-Efficient Vehicle

The best place to start saving fuel? Choose a fuel-efficient car. Fuel prices are up--way up, and drivers are desperate for a way to avoid what feels like highway robbery at the gas pump. Despite…


Gas Prices and the Hybrid Car

The Internets were abuzz today with Toyota's dramatic unveiling of the next-generation Prius at the North American International Auto Show. The top-selling hybrid hopes to keep its spot with a car tha…


Gas Prices Still Too High? Ride a Bike!

Don't hate me for saying this, but I think the ungodly high prices of gasoline this summer just may have had a positive side-effect. I know, I know. It was hard, painful even, to pay upwards of $5 a g…


Hypermiling Tips to Save Gas, Money and the Planet

If the pain at the pump has gotten more than you can bear, there is something you can do. Hypermiling--the act of changing your driving habits in order to get the best possible gas mileage--has risen …


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