Nissan's NV200 has been a lightning rod for lawsuits and criticism, partly because it could take existing hybrid taxis off the road. But with a ruling on Thursday, it seems likely to hit the road in October.
Frito-Lay is running more than 200 natural gas trucks and installing stations. A waste hauler in Connecticut has already pumped a million gallons of the stuff. At half the price of diesel (and with greatly reduced emissions), CNG and LNG are taking over the trucking business.
Paul Scott sells Nissan Leafs for a living. He put up his retirement savings for a few minutes with the president to talk about electric cars and climate change. But now the Democratic National Committee has returned his check, citing the media attention.