Category Archives: natural gas vehicles

Eaton and GE Offering NGV Home Refueling Stations

Natural gas vehicles (NGVs) face the recurring themes and questions of all green cars, fuels, and technologies: Range anxiety — how far can they drive before the “empty” sign delivers bad news? Fueling station infrastructure — how many are there, … Continue reading

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Extended Version of Green Auto Market Available Now, with Lots of Cool Stuff

For those interested in learning more about electric vehicles, hybrids, and alternative fuel vehicles, it’s easy to find a wave of media coverage, especially when new cars are unveiled at major auto shows. But what about the market forces shaping … Continue reading

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What You Should Know About Dealers Marketing Green Machines

For OEMs, conversion companies, and infrastructure builders bringing electric vehicles, hybrids, and alternative fuel vehicles to market, there are a few things to know about auto dealers. Dealers are playing a critical role in making all of this come together, … Continue reading

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Green Automotive Digest on Life Support But Coming Back

Green Automotive Digest has been on hiatus since early December, and will be starting up again in early April. The format will be changing and will be closer to the monthly publication I started in February called Green Auto Market. … Continue reading

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Clashing Over the “Greenness” of Natural Gas

The Sierra Club just released a statement to members explaining why you should speak up to your legislator to oppose exporting liquefied natural gas (LNG) to other countries. The reason for this, according to the statement, is “fracking” or hydraulic … Continue reading

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What it Will Take for Green Vehicles to Go Mainstream

Sales figures for plug-in electric vehicles are not exciting. They don’t seem to have taken off this year. For green vehicles to become mainstream mass-market, it’s going to take some time – several years from now. In my opinion he … Continue reading

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Nielsen giving out green car award, Jay Leno digs NGVs

More random thoughts over a cup of decaf Irish tea (I gave up caffeine a week ago and had headaches for three days)… 1. Green cars have become important enough that Nielsen has entered the game — on Thursday morning … Continue reading

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