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February 20, 2008 - Industry News

AFVi Offers New Fleet Seminar

ORANGE, CA – The Alternative Fuel Vehicle Institute (AFVi) is offering a “How to Choose Alternative Fuels and Vehicles Right for Your Fleet” seminar March 4-5 at the Doubletree Hotel Anaheim in Orange, Calif.

Tags: AFVi, Seminar

February 19, 2008 - Industry News

Target Purchases a Fleet of Segway PTs

MINNEAPOLIS - Segway Inc. announced that Target has purchased a fleet of Segway Personal Transporters (PTs) making Target one of Segway's largest customers.

Tags: Segway

February 19, 2008 - Industry News

ACEEE Announces ‘Greenest’ and ‘Meanest’ Vehicles

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy recently named the Honda Civic GX the “Greenest” car of 2008, while the Volkswagen Touareg was named the “Meanest.”

February 17, 2008 - Industry News

Federal Court Upholds Clean Fleet Rules in Southern California

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. --- A federal judge has signed an agreement ending more than seven years of litigation that will allow the South Coast Air Quality Management District to continue enforcing its clean fleet rules.

Tags: AQMD

February 15, 2008 - Industry News

Green West to Bring Together Green Products and Services

LOS ANGELES – Green Media Enterprises (GME) has released an initial speakers list for the upcoming Green West show scheduled for May 20–May 22 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

February 15, 2008 - Industry News

LeasePlan Reports 2007 Financial Results

ALMERE, THE NETHERLANDS – During 2007, LeasePlan had a significant increase in both turnover and profit. The net result improved to EUR 255.4 million being an increase of 21.2 percent compared to the previous year.

Tags: LeasePlan

February 14, 2008 - Industry News

Mahindra to Make Pickup in Ohio in 2009

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., India's biggest maker of sport-utility vehicles and tractors, plans to assemble a new diesel-powered pickup in Ohio next year.

Tags: Diesel, Pickup Trucks, diesel vehicles

February 12, 2008 - Industry News

Green West Brings Green Products & Services

LOS ANGELES – Green Media Enterprises (GME) has released an initial speakers list for the upcoming Green West show scheduled for May 20–May 22 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Tags: Conference

February 12, 2008 - Industry News

Senator Lugar Visits Enerl

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Senator Richard Lugar, a proponent of reducing foreign oil dependence for ensuring national security, recently visited Indianapolis-based EnerDel, a developer of alternative energy systems for automotive transportation. EnerDel is a subsidiary of Ener1, Inc.

Tags: EnerDel, Ener1

February 12, 2008 - Industry News

Lindstrom Retires from Honda

TORRANCE, CA - Gunnar Lindstrom, who has spearheaded Honda’s NGV program the past several years, who retired February 1st.

Tags: Honda, NGVAmerica

February 11, 2008 - Industry News

Battle Continues Between EPA and Calif. Over Emissions Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. --- Representative Henry A. Waxman (D- Beverly Hills, Calif.) issued a subpoena Friday directing the EPA to turn over documents related to its decision to deny California permission to implement its own vehicle emissions laws, the Los Angeles Times reported.

Tags: Greenhouse Gas

February 11, 2008 - Industry News

Studies: Shift to Biofuel Would Raise Greenhouse Gas Emissions

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. --- Two studies published last week in the journal Science concluded that any major shift to growing biofuel crops for fuel production would actually increase greenhouse gas emissions instead of reduce them.

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

Mayor Wants to Cut City’s Executive Motor Pool

LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa wants to eliminate most of the 229 vehicles in the city’s executive motor pool, as well as cars from other fleets, to help close a $155-million shortfall.

February 6, 2008 - Industry News

Maryland Park Fleet Adds Solar Utility Vehicle

ANNAPOLIS, MD — BP America has donated a solar-charged vehicle to be used at Sandy Point State Park in Maryland. The vehicle represents the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) first solar-charged, all-terrain.

Tags: Solar Power

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

GM to Display Gas-Friendly Commercial Vehicle Lineup at 2008

CHICAGO – General Motors will showcase several gas-saving commercial vehicles at the 2008 Chicago Auto Show Feb. 6–17.

Tags: Chevrolet, Auto Shows, General Motors

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

AFVi Presents Live Webinar

LAS VEGAS - Alternate Fuel Vehicle Institute (AFVi) will hold a free 90-minute live Webinar, "All Charged Up: The Promise of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles", Tues., Feb. 26.

Tags: AFVi, web seminar, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

GM to Display Gas-Friendly Commercial Vehicle Lineup at 2008

CHICAGO – General Motors will showcase several gas-saving commercial vehicles at the 2008 Chicago Auto Show Feb. 6–17.

Tags: Chevrolet, Auto Shows, General Motors

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

U.S. Companies Utilize Green Logistics Program to Reduce Emissions

OAKLAND, CA - With the soaring cost of fuel and transportation’s dramatic impact on the environment, companies have no choice but to look at logistics as a place to go green.

Tags: Greenhouse Gas

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

AFVi Presents Live Webinar

LAS VEGAS - Alternate Fuel Vehicle Institute (AFVi) will hold a free 90-minute live Webinar, "All Charged Up: The Promise of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles", Tues., Feb. 26.

Tags: AFVi, web seminar, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

Washington's King County Employs Kenworth Truck Hybrids for Utility Operations

SEATTLE --- King County in Washington is using Kenworth Truck Company's medium-duty, hybrid-electric truck for utility operations.

Tags: Government Fleets, Alternative Fuels

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

L.A. Mayor Proposes to Cut City Staff Fleet

LOS ANGELES --- A new cost-cutting proposal from Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, which would eliminate most of the vehicles in the city's executive motor pool as well as some cars from other fleets, is generating controversy.

Tags: City Fleets, Government Fleets, Alternative Fuels

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

L.A. Mayor Proposes to Cut City Staff Fleet

LOS ANGELES --- A new cost-cutting proposal from Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, which would eliminate most of the vehicles in the city's executive motor pool as well as some cars from other fleets, is generating controversy.

Tags: City Fleets, Government Fleets, Alternative Fuels

December 21, 2007 - Industry News

Land Rover to Unveil 'Green' Concept

IRVINE, CA - The Ford Motor Co. unit will introduce a new car-based concept vehicle at the 2008 North American International Auto Show. The 3-door LRX pushes Land Rover.

Tags: Land Rover

December 21, 2007 - Industry News

Land Rover to Unveil 'Green' Concept

IRVINE, CA - The Ford Motor Co. unit will introduce a new car-based concept vehicle at the 2008 North American International Auto Show. The 3-door LRX pushes Land Rover.

Tags: Land Rover

December 19, 2007 - Industry News

Duraliner Has Gone Green

LAPEER, MI – Duraliner bedliners, the original truck drop-in bedliner, is now fully recyclable, without any change to the product's standards of quality or utility.

 

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