Despite the red-meat rhetoric, Texas benefits mightily from clean energy projects
August 17, 2012, 11:21 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
Austin's 'Chevy Volt Village' makes a handy political target, but in fact clean energy — and especially wind power — has been very, very good for the economy of Texas.
Toyota Prius: Latest status symbol for the wealthy?
August 8, 2012, 12:34 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
The affordable hybrid is favored by America's richest drivers, especially in California.
Ford C-MAX Energi delivers best in class driving range
July 26, 2012, 1 p.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
Ford's upcoming plug-in hybrid can deliver 550 miles of driving pleasure on a single tank of gas.
Everything you ever wanted to know about green cars: Infographic
June 18, 2012, 7:14 p.m.
With all the terminology about green cars and climate change, it's hard to make sense of the information. This graphic from One Block off the Grid breaks it down, from the types of vehicles to how to charge them with solar power.
Consumer Reports: Fuel efficiency matters to car buyers
May 22, 2012, 12:05 p.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
According to a new Consumer Reports survey, 37% of car buyers consider fuel efficiency first.
Ferrari and Porsche offer $850,000 hybrid green machines
May 16, 2012, 9:46 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
The Porsche 918 Spyder and Ferrari F70 offer split personalities: voracious performance on tap, but eco-driving if you tread lightly. Is it a new era of Dr. Green and Mr. Hyde?