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Warning: Pumping Gas Can Be Seriously Bad For Your Health

Warning: Pumping Gas Can Be Seriously Bad For Your Health

We all know that exhaust fumes do bad things to us and our planet, and that gasoline fumes contain carcinogens, but the biggest risk to your health might come from the gas pump itself, not the gasoline. That’s the verdict of a recent study by Kimberly-Clark Professional, which found that the... read more

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Houston's Tranquility Park Garage with GRIDbot charging stations

Largest Electric-Car Charging Site: Would You Believe Houston?

UPDATE: To answer the question posed in our headline: No, we do not believe Houston has the largest electric-car charging site. See below. When we think of Texas, we think of... read more October 3, 2011 by  7


 
Coulomb Technologies ChargePoint

Electric Car Charging: Coming To Central Parking Garage Near You

Central Parking, a nationwide parking garage company responsible for 1.1 million parking spots -- and its Tennessee-based subsidiary USA Parking Systems -- will soon host... read more September 20, 2011 by  1


 
Filling up the Mini E at the gas station; photo, Michael Thwaite

Hurricane Irene Recap: 2 Electric Cars, No Power? No Problem!

We’re just back from vacation in the U.K., where we witnessed third-hand--through the eyes of the British media--the carnage and horrors that were about to befall the... read more September 6, 2011 by  9


 
ECOtality Blink charging stations for electric & plug-in cars

Leaf Drivers Publicly Shame Selfish Charging-Station User

Imagine the scenario: You’re heading to a meeting and leave your shiny 2011 Nissan Leaf electric car plugged in at the local charging station, confident that it will... read more September 6, 2011 by  16


 
2011 Chevrolet Volt

GM Riles CA Electric-Car World (Again) Over AB475 'Charger Sharing' Ban

California's electric-car advocates are often "true believers," and they can be single-minded in the pursuit of what they believe is right. But the nuts-and-bolts experience... read more September 2, 2011 by  90


 
Charging Station Installation Video (screenshot)

Getting An Electric Car Charging Station? Make Your Contractor Watch This (Video)

Here at GreenCarReports we like to cover every aspect of owning and driving an electric car -- from choosing the right model for you through to learning how to get the best... read more August 23, 2011 by  5


 
Electric Car Battery Swapping- Chinese Style

China’s E-Taxis Are Not Quite As Slow to Refuel As You Think

Last month, we brought you the story of the electric taxis that carry passengers through the busy City of Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China, based on a low-tech way of quickly... read more August 18, 2011 by  0


 
Electric Avenue  -  Portland, OR

Portland's Electric Avenue Charger Project Aims To Take It Higher

In what we see as a shrewd move to help keep Portland, Oregon at the forefront of the electric-car movement, the city has dedicated a full city block, called Electric Avenue... read more August 17, 2011 by  0


 
EV charging station at Costco

Costco Pulls The Plug On Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Back in the 1990s, when it seemed like electric vehicles were gaining traction with consumers, Costco did something unusual: the big-box retailer installed charging stations... read more August 16, 2011 by  18


 
Top Gear Stage Another Electric Car Stunt

Top Gear Nissan Leaf Episode Sparks Healthy Debate, Positive Reactions

A little over a week ago, the BBC aired an episode of its popular motoring entertainment program Top Gear in which presenters Jeremy Clarkson and James May searched in vain... read more August 9, 2011 by  10


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

Nissan Gives First Charging Station To City Visited By Top Gear (BREAKING)

If you’ve been following the story of what happened when popular British entertainment show Top Gear took a 2011 Nissan Leaf and 2011 Peugeot iOn (nee Mitsubishi i) for... read more August 4, 2011 by  5


 
Blink EV charging point at IKEA store

IKEA Latest To Announce Electric Car Charging Points At Stores

Furniture and homewares giant IKEA has joined a grown list of retail firms announcing plans to install electric car charging points at their stores across the nation. Just... read more July 27, 2011 by  3


 
2011 Nissan Leaf

2011 Nissan Leaf: Free Recharging At Dealers, Except When They Balk

EDITOR'S NOTE: We received the article below on July 6th from Nissan Leaf owner Bill Schwartz, and asked Nissan Americas for a comment before we published it. Brendan Jones... read more July 25, 2011 by  13


 
GE WattStation Electric Car Charging Station

Lowe’s: “Let’s Build An Electric Car Charging Station Together”

If you’re the kind of person who thinks that a fun weekend consists of redecorating your bathroom, landscaping your garden or perhaps making your own shelving units... read more July 19, 2011 by  7


 
Coulomb Technologies ChargePoint

TomTom Integrates Coulomb's Charging Map: We Have Concerns

Consumers and automakers both know that range anxiety is a huge barrier standing between shoppers and electric vehicles. But soon, EV owners will have yet another tool in... read more July 19, 2011 by  3


 
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