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Peace, Love, & Surfrider (video and much more)

It is the anniversary of super storm Sandy and we here in New Jersey are still not fully recovered -- primarily at the shore, but there are some folks inland that had some pretty big changes as the re…

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World’s First All-Electric Limousine

Imperial Coach Builders of Springfield, Mo. made headlines in June when it created the world’s first all-electric stretch limousine. "We took a regular Nissan LEAF electric,” said Nathan Daily, the co…

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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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Driving the Electric Nissan Leaf (Interview)

Donn Davy is a green building consultant, who with his wife, just purchased an electric Nissan Leaf. He generously agreed to the following interview. Q: What are your personal impressions of th…

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Top 5 All-Electric Vehicles Of 2011

With gas prices rising all over the world, people are looking for something--anything--that can provide an alternative to the gas-powered vehicles that take a negative toll on their wallet and the…

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Republican Senator Leases Electric Car

Senator Lamar Alexander, a Republican from Tennessee, has signed lease papers for a new Nissan Leaf. Previously he had been driving another energy-efficient vehicle, a Toyota Prius. Senator Alexander …

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Electric Car Rebates and New Tech

We all see them driving around with their neo-modern design reminiscent of The Jetsons, though I'm unsure as to why they don't design one that looks like a classic corvette, rather than a 1950s idea o…

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Car of the Year? Zero-Emission Nissan Leaf

For the first time ever, an electric vehicle has won the European Car of the Year Award. The Nissan LEAF earned the winning number of points, 257, for this year's award, which led it over the Alfa Rom…

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Nissan’s Polar Bear Commercial (2 videos)

The Travels of Aggie the Polar Bear Check out Nissan's vision for what Aggie, the polar bear, might do when global warming causes the Arctic ice to melt in the ad for their new electric car, th…

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