Chevrolet Volt and Nissan LEAF Electric Cars Earn Highest Safety Ratings

(4/26/11) Insurance Institute for Highway Safety The Chevrolet Volt and Nissan Leaf earn the highest safety ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in the first-ever U.S. crash test evaluations of plug-in electric cars. The milestone demonstrates that automakers are using the same safety engineering in new electric cars as ... Read More...

Congress Tries to Cripple EPA

(4/6/11) Although the attempt of Congress to cripple the EPA may help short-term profits of oil and coal companies, such action would damage companies benefitting from clean transportation, energy efficiency, and renewable energy. Healthcare costs would rise. Hybrid and electric car sales would be hurt. As the Senate and House gear up ... Read More...