AV Clean Cities and members of CNGChat.com are getting the word out on Clean Across America & Back 2012 CNG Road Trip in October, in conjunction with the National AFV Odyssey Day 2012 events across the country. You can listen to the archive of last Thursday’s internet radio show at the Antelope Clean Cities website. Talk show guests Evelyn and Gary Corbitt, the dynamic duo who is undertaking this adventure and a surprise guest who actually made this trek in 1998, talked about what will happen during the road trip in a Honda Civic Natural Gas. The trip will launch from Southern California in the second week of October for the CNG Road Trip and makes stops for public events along the way, including Las Vegas and cities in Colorado….
There’s been another green car of the year award given out, and this time it was in China. The Volvo C30 Electric was named “Green Car of the Year” at the 4th China New Energy Mobility Summit. Volvo delivered 15 of the C30 EVs to Shanghai as part of a program called EV100 Days. The campaign is part of introducing the electric car to its “second home market,” says Freeman Shen the senior vice president Volvo Car Corp. and chairman of China Operations. Increasing the Volvo C30 Electric’s visible presence in China was inevitable given that Volvo is now owned by Chinese automaker Geely – and the government is pushing for electric vehicle sales.