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Why You Should Drive Green in 2014 (& Why We Love Oats!)

Despite the flu that has been plaguing me since my trip to Detroit and the latest snow storm (that will remain nameless), we managed to get together in the Green Diva Studio and fill up an hour with g…

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Hybrid or Electric Cars: Which Will Save You More?

By now you're probably very familiar with the environmental benefits of green cars like hybrids or electric vehicles. These modern cars use advanced technology--like regenerative braking, electric mot…

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Tips for Driving Greener: Save Money & Help the Planet

On the heels of the big annual North American International Auto Show in Detroit, It's fun to think about the possibility of getting a new car. I realize that in a perfectly green world, I would walk …

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Study: Used Hybrids and Electric Cars Retain Value

The economics of buying a fuel-efficient car can be misleading.  Critics of hybrids and electric cars often say, “They’re not worth it.”  That’s because their calculations about payback period—how lon…

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Another Look at 5 Classic Green Myths

By TreeHugger This guest post is an excerpt from Cooler Smarter: Practical Steps for Low-Carbon Living, written by the Union of Concerned Scientists and published by Island Press. Find out more at …

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Eco-Friendly Car Options

To honor Earth Day, going green and living environmentally responsibly is on a lot of people’s mind. While there are a lot of small things you can do to reduce your carbon footprint, cars are still o…

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3 Smart Green Transportation Options

The transportation sector is responsible for an enormous amount of pollution, from fuel extraction and processing to greenhouse gas emissions and smog. Thankfully, old and new technologies alike can h…

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Sustainable Brew, Recycled Toilet Paper & Green Cars

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! Happy St. Paddy's Day! We celebrated in the studio by talking about green beer . . . not the color sill…

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Special Green Car Dude Report: Latest News from Detroit Auto Show

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! Our favorite green car dude/expert, John Voelcker, Sr. Editor High Gear Media and GreenCarReports.com s…

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What Does Driving Greener Really Mean?

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! What does it mean to drive greener? In honor of our featured guest, John Voelcker, Sr. Editor of GreenC…

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