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Good Question: Do Electric Cars Work In MN Winter? 27.1.2011 WCCO: National
Car BatteryIt's an ambitious-sounding goal: one million electric vehicles on the road by 2015.
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Car rental company going green with new projects 27.1.2011 P-com Living Green
Car rental company going green with new projects
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9 Things To Know Before Buying An Electric Car 27.1.2011 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
From The Daily Green: The buzz in 2011 is about all the new electric cars on the road, led by the Chevrolet Volt and the...
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GM withdrawing $14.4 billion gov't loan application, says it can pay for needed improvements 27.1.2011 Star Tribune: Nation
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Ford recalls 525,000 Windstar minivans 27.1.2011 MSNBC
Ford is recalling about 525,000 older model Windstar minivans in cold-weather areas because corrosion could cause a separation of parts and reduce steering control.
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Chicago car salesman fired for Packers tie gets new job 27.1.2011 Twincities.com: News
CHICAGO — A Chicago man who was fired for wearing a Green Bay Packers necktie to his job at a car dealership is going back to work selling Chevrolets — but not for the same place.
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The President's Plan for Electric Vehicles 27.1.2011 Switchboard, from NRDC
As I blogged about yesterday, winning the global electric vehicle race will require the U.S. to do what Asia and Europe are doing – and more. Today the White House followed up to the President's bold Clean Energy plan with details on spurring the...
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How Obama's agenda could affect personal finances 27.1.2011 SFGate: Business & Technology
How Obama's agenda could affect personal finances
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How Obama's agenda could affect personal finances (AP) 27.1.2011 Yahoo: Business
AP - President Barack Obama laid out an agenda for the second half of his term in Tuesday nights State of the Union address. He hit several broad themes including, curtailing government spending, revising the tax code, and promoting clean energy and education initiatives.
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California Diesel Measures: A Look at the Big Picture 27.1.2011 Switchboard, from NRDC
After the California Air Board voted to delay and weaken key diesel regulations last month, the mood among environmental, health and community advocates was pretty glum.  And more than a few businesses (like these) that invested in clean equipment and...
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Obama's clean-energy goals have industry questioning feasibility 27.1.2011 LA Times: Business
Plans call for 1 million electric vehicles on the road within four years and 80% of the nation's power coming from green sources by 2035. Executives say the ability to get steady funding would help.

President Obama has grand plans for a green nation — 1 million electric vehicles on the road within four years and clean power sources providing 80% of the nation's energy by 2035.


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How Obama's agenda could affect personal finances 27.1.2011 Seattle Times: Nation & World
President Barack Obama laid out an agenda for the second half of his term in Tuesday nights State of the Union address. He hit several broad themes including, curtailing government spending, revising the tax code, and promoting clean energy and education initiatives.
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How clean is Obama's clean energy standard? 27.1.2011 Seattle Times: Business & Technology
President Obama wants 80 percent of the nation's electricity to come from clean energy sources by 2035. Achieving this, he says, will take a mix of solar, wind, nuclear, and even fossil fuels like natural gas and coal.
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VW's 261-MPG Plug-In Hybrid Arrives in 2013 27.1.2011 Wired Top Stories
The Germans say their super-efficient XL1 will see limited production. We've heard this before, of course.


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How Clean Is Obama's Clean Energy Standard? 27.1.2011 Politics on HuffingtonPost.com
NEW YORK — President Obama wants 80 percent of the nation's electricity to come from clean energy sources by 2035. Achieving this, he says, will...
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President's Speech Points Way to Clean Energy, Clean Vehicles 26.1.2011 Union of Concerned Scientists
The clean energy and vehicle goals President Obama announced last night during his State of the Union address should prompt his administration and Congress to adopt achievable, affordable policies that strengthen the economy, experts at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) said today.
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Fired Packers fan has a new job 26.1.2011 Chicago Tribune: Popular
Fired Packers fan has a new job
Residents Freak Out Over 'Godzilla-Like Creature Walking Down The Sidewalk' 26.1.2011 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Animal services officers often get calls reporting "huge," monstrous reptiles, only to arrive and find an itty-bitty garden snake. The 5-foot Monitor...
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Fired Packer backer passes on job 26.1.2011 Chicago Tribune: Business
Fired Packer backer passes on job
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Listen up, hipsters: Your next home will arrive on a truck 26.1.2011 Grist Magazine
by Jess Zimmerman. When we last checked in with prefab housing, it was reeling from the market crash, and green modular homes were turning into yet another thing you could only have if you were rich. But things are looking up, as USA Today reports a rise in popularity for prefab houses, which—in addition to being appealingly simple to snap together—range from “a little greener than a normal house” to “zero net energy,” and can incorporate all sorts of green building features. The modular revolution is back on track! Next I want swappable hairstyles like a LEGO minifig. Small: Architecture and engineering students at Texas Tech University are trying out new ideas for sustainable building in a prefab house inspired by Thoreau’s cabin at Walden. The colleges constructed a prefabricated dwelling as a model of sustainability and a laboratory to test and quantify sustainable architectural concepts. For example, the performance of solar panels will be ...
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