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Green Column: Less Fuel Also Means Less Revenue 23.1.2011 International Herald Tribune: Business
For governments, the advent of electric cars means fuel-tax receipts will dwindle because drivers will buy less gasoline.
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The Detroit Auto Show: Sure Looks Green to Me 22.1.2011 Environmental News Network
I'll bet many of you have heard rumblings from friends and relatives or colleagues at work about the premature death of the green movement, and how the economic recovery must first occur before we even address climate change. I just returned from the Detroit Auto Show, and there was one overwhelming, over-arching headline that was in your face, anywhere you looked: the green movement in personal transportation is just beginning.
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President Hu and President Obama in Washington: Advancing the clean energy partnership between the United States and China 22.1.2011 Switchboard, from NRDC
President Hu Jintao concluded his visit to the United States Friday, after meeting with President Obama and other top government and business leaders in Washington, D.C., and Chicago.  Among the many issues on the agenda for these two leaders, strengthening...
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Police Blotter: Pot bust in Pequannock, sink and oven stolen in Long Hill 22.1.2011 The Daily Record: Local
The following includes police news from around Morris County.
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Tom Ross: Sustainable mower exhaust never smelled so sweet 22.1.2011 Steamboat Pilot
Wouldn’t it be sweet if you could make your lawn mower exhaust smell like a vodka tonic and save the planet all at the same time? Well, you can! Routt County’s uber guru of alternative fuels vehicles, Fred Robinson, reports that he has come up with a mix of gasoline and E85 ethanol he said his lawn mowers run well on, thus reducing his carbon footprint every time he does yard chores.
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Chicago adding natural gas taxis 22.1.2011 Chicago Tribune: Business
Chicago adding natural gas taxis
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Two surprising critters living in the tiny world of moist soil 22.1.2011 EcoTone
Two surprising critters living in the tiny world of moist soil
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New Autogyro Is Alternative to Flying Cars 22.1.2011 Wired Top Stories
Flying cars? Pfft. We want one of these badass babies.


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Betting on Green, Mitsubishi to Park 3 Models 22.1.2011 NY Times: Automobiles
Mitsubishi, hoping to jump-start its sales in the United States, makes some major changes to its American vehicle lineup. Say goodbye to the Galant, Eclipse and Endeavor.

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Technology: Computer Code an Increasingly Precious E.V. Commodity 22.1.2011 NY Times: Automobiles
The battle over automotive innovations and product designs is often over computer code and is sometimes the target of industrial spies.

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Gabrielle Giffords Arrives In Houston For Rehab 22.1.2011 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
HOUSTON -- Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has arrived at a Houston hospital where she'll begin physical therapy after being gravely wounded in an assassination attempt. Giffords...
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Mitsubishi Getting Serious About Electrification, Will Launch 8 New Models in Next 5 Years 22.1.2011 TreeHugger
Mitsubishi Getting Serious About Electrification, Will Launch 8 New Models in Next 5 Years
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Best of the web: World's fastest solar car 21.1.2011 New Scientist: Living World
Best of the web: World's fastest solar car
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New Video Helps Drives Message to Port Truckers 21.1.2011 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Last May I wrote about efforts to clean up air pollution at our nation’s ports, starting with trucks doing business in and around the Port of Houston. Given that the Houston truck program offers the best incentives of any clean truck program around the country, we wanted to highlight the program and share some of [...]
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The Government Wants To Change The Value Of Your Life 21.1.2011 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
WASHINGTON — Bureaucrats are struggling with an age-old question: What is the value of our lives? The government uses dollar amounts for lives when trying...
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Global Labeling Scheme Launched for Products Made with Wind Power (Video) 21.1.2011 TreeHugger
Global Labeling Scheme Launched for Products Made with Wind Power (Video)
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Roadshow: Your dream car here 21.1.2011 San Jose Mercury News: Mr. Roadshow
Readers share their faves, from the expensive Bentley convertible to an old clunker.
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Wheels: Mitsubishi to Discontinue Eclipse and Galant 21.1.2011 NY Times: Automobiles
The measures were undertaken to make room for new hybrid- and electric-drive vehicles, the Japanese automaker said on Thursday.

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When it comes to economics, diversity is key 21.1.2011 EcoTone
When it comes to economics, diversity is key
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Love affair with fireplace cools with health concerns 21.1.2011 Seattle Times: Health
Hard as it may be to believe, the fireplace — long considered a trophy — is acquiring a social stigma as concerns grow about pollution and health problems caused by the smoke.
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