Green Car Reports: Tesla home batteries, the mysterious electric Fiat and the battle between hydrogen fuel-cell and battery-electric cars

March 3, 2015 by  
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What defines a “ green car ” can be the source of much discussion among environmentalists, advocates, and actual buyers. Every week,  Green Car Reports shines a light on the industry with coverage of battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles , conventional hybrids, high-efficiency clean diesels, and smaller and more fuel-efficient vehicles in general. Here’s a selection of their stories from this month. Read the rest of Green Car Reports: Tesla home batteries, the mysterious electric Fiat and the battle between hydrogen fuel-cell and battery-electric cars Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric cars , electric vehicles , Green Automobiles , green car news , Green Car Reports , green cars , green transportation , green vehicles , hybrid cars

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SG Blocks unveils prefab bar and room prototypes for Marriott Moxy Hotels

March 3, 2015 by  
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Read the rest of SG Blocks unveils prefab bar and room prototypes for Marriott Moxy Hotels Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: container , container architecture , container bar , container designs , design prototype , green design , Moxy Hotel bar prototype , Moxy Hotel room prototype , Moxy Hotel USA , Moxy Hotels , pallet architecture , pallet bar , pallet design , room prototype , SG Blocks , shipping container

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Coffee leaf tea is the latest craze – and it packs more antioxidants than green tea

March 3, 2015 by  
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Would you like a cup of coffee? No, wait, it’s tea. No, it’s coffee. The hottest new beverage is a delicious tea made from coffee leaves . Brilliant, right? It’s a drink that doesn’t just sound novel; it’s also really good for you. Ranking low in caffeine and packing more antioxidants and polyphenols than green tea, coffee leaf tea provides a stable income for coffee farmers in addition to some really satisfying sips. Read the rest of Coffee leaf tea is the latest craze – and it packs more antioxidants than green tea Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Central America Coffee , coffee alternatives , coffee bean farmers , coffee leaf tea , economic stability , low caffeine beverages , low caffeine drinks , teas high in antioxidants , wize monkey

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Green Car Reports: Tesla’s first battery swap station, Toyota Mirai test drive, and the world’s best-selling electric car

December 23, 2014 by  
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What defines a “ green car ” can be the source of much discussion among environmentalists, advocates, and actual buyers. Every week Green Car Reports shines a light on the industry with coverage of battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles , conventional hybrids, high-efficiency clean diesels, and smaller and more fuel-efficient vehicles in general. Here’s a selection of their stories from last week. Read the rest of Green Car Reports: Tesla’s first battery swap station, Toyota Mirai test drive, and the world’s best-selling electric car Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric cars , electric vehicles , Green Automobiles , green car news , Green Car Reports , green cars , green transportation , green vehicles , hybrid cars

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Congress is letting tax credits for hydrogen-fuelled cars expire at the end of 2014

December 23, 2014 by  
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If you’re planning on buying a hydrogen car – you should do it quickly. That’s because the federal tax credit worth up to $8,000 for fuel cell vehicle purchasers expires on Dec. 31, 2014 due to the fact that Congress didn’t renew it before their holiday break. According to Autoblog , this isn’t the first tax credit for greener vehicles to suffer from the 113th Congress’ lack of action. The electronic motorcycle credit was killed as Congress was getting ready to close down for the season but a house bill managed to extend the Alternative Fuels Excise Tax Credits for liquefied hydrogen and other alternative fuels. Read the rest of Congress is letting tax credits for hydrogen-fuelled cars expire at the end of 2014 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alternative fuel vehicles , alternative fuels , car , cell , credit , fuel , green , green cars , green transportation , green vehicles , hydrogen , hydrogen cars , incentive , low carbon , Mirai , tax , Toyota , vehicle

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Green Car Reports: Audi Unveils Q7 e-tron quattro, Nissan Leaf with laser beams, and the Passion of the Tesla

December 18, 2014 by  
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What defines a “ green car ” can be the source of much discussion among environmentalists, advocates, and actual buyers. Every week Green Car Reports shines a light on the industry with coverage of battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles , conventional hybrids, high-efficiency clean diesels, and smaller and more fuel-efficient vehicles in general. Read on for a selection of their stories from last week. Read the rest of Green Car Reports: Audi Unveils Q7 e-tron quattro, Nissan Leaf with laser beams, and the Passion of the Tesla Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric cars , electric vehicles , Green Automobiles , green car news , Green Car Reports , green cars , green transportation , green vehicles , hybrid cars

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INFOGRAPHIC: How to make just about anything using pallets

December 18, 2014 by  
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Over two billion pallets are used every day to move stuff about, but the humble little transporter is way more versatile than just that. Creative minds have used pallets to make everything from doggie beds to dressing screens. This savvy salvagers infographic gives you tons of ideas for using pallets in your own home and guides you through the process, from picking safe pallets to gathering your tools, so that you can make your own pallet furniture for your own home. Don’t forget to share all your brilliant creations. Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: How to make just about anything using pallets Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: building pallet furniture , building with pallets , diy pallet furniture , pallet bed , pallet dog bed , pallet dressing screen , pallet furniture , pallet ideas , pallet projects , pallet sofa , salvaging

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Green Car Reports: 2016 Chevrolet Volt, China’s armored electric police car, and an EV that could help you quit smoking

December 10, 2014 by  
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What defines a “ green car ” can be the source of much discussion among environmentalists, advocates, and actual buyers. Every week Green Car Reports shines a light on the industry with coverage of battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles , conventional hybrids, high-efficiency clean diesels, and smaller and more fuel-efficient vehicles in general. Here’s a selection of their stories from last week. Read the rest of Green Car Reports: 2016 Chevrolet Volt, China’s armored electric police car, and an EV that could help you quit smoking Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2016 Chevrolet Volt , chevrolet , chevrolet trax , electric cars , electric vehicles , Green Automobiles , green car news , Green Car Reports , green cars , green transportation , green vehicles , hybrid cars , Nissan Leaf , oil prices , tesla , volt

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