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60 MPG By 2025

Government wants up to 62 MPG by 2025

The federal government has proposed raising corporate average fuel economy requirements to something between 47 and 62 miles per gallon by 2025.

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Coalition launches 60 MPG by 2025 Campaign
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Articles

Updated car stickers to include environmental info
Will your new car get an A in fuel efficiency? A government proposal may add letter grades to showroom window stickers on new cars and trucks to reflect a vehicle's overall fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions.

At Specialty Garage, Making Hybrids Even Greener
San Francisco is home to the only woman-run garage that offers the option of making hybrid vehicles fully electric.

Green Rides Rule Geneva Auto Show
Amid yet one more auto manufacturer recall, industry watchers are looking at the Geneva Motor Show where small and green are front and center.

Hybrid Car News

Lexus Hoverboard Revealed with New Videos appeared first on HybridCars.com.

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Electric Swincar E-Spider Is Wildest ‘Car’ You May Ever See appeared first on HybridCars.com.

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Study: EPA Understates Hybrid MPG By Up To 33 Percent appeared first on HybridCars.com.

]]>" title="Hybrid vehicles may actually get much better fuel economy than their EPA-rated stickers say, according to a new study. The analysis, conducted by Britt A. Holmén and Karen M. Sentoff with the University of Vermont, looked at the fuel consumption of a conventional Toyota Camry and compared it to a Camry Hybrid the same model […]

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More Apple-BMW Collaboration Rumors Come Forth appeared first on HybridCars.com.

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Formula E Could Be An Event In The 2020 Olympics appeared first on HybridCars.com.

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2016 Chevrolet Volt Rated For 53 Miles Electric Range appeared first on HybridCars.com.

]]>" title="The 2016 Chevrolet Volt is EPA rated for 53 miles all-electric range. This 3-mile increase over an estimated 50 miles announced this January in Detroit will be welcome as every bit counts, as will a mild bump in efficiency of 106 MPGe over 102 projected, and 42 mpg over 41 projected in gas-only operation. The […]

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Obama Targets Coal In New Electric Grid Regulations appeared first on HybridCars.com.

]]>" title="One of the chief criticisms against electric cars is coal-powered electric grids can mar their net results, but today something fairly radical was done to curtail this scenario. In a “historic” move by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the first federal limits on state carbon emissions from the nation’s grids was introduced by the Clean […]

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Spy Photos Capture Tesla Model X Towing Cargo Trailer appeared first on HybridCars.com.

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Other Noteworthy News
Greenest Cars of 2010

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy rates vehicles based on their enivonmental impact. Here is their list of the most environmentally friendly cars of 2010:

  1. Honda Civic GX (natural gas)
  2. Toyota Prius
  3. Honda Civic Hybrid
  4. Smart fortwo Convetible/Coupe
  5. Honda Insight
  6. Ford Fusion Hybrid / Mercury Milan Hybrid
  7. Toyota Yaris
  8. Nissan Altima Hybrid
  9. Mini Cooper
  10. Chevrolet Cobalt XFE / Pontiac G5 XFE
  11. Hyundai Accent Blue
  12. Honda Fit
 
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