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How Much Do Electric Cars Pollute? Report Says When and Where You Plug In Matters

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A new NREL report answers the question: are EVs really zero-emission?

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May 2, 2016


New Find-a-Car App Brings Fuel Economy Right to Your Phone

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See how the new Find-a-Car app makes it simple to learn more about fuel economy.

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February 22, 2016


2016 Vehicle Buyer's Guide Now Available

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Annual guide makes it easy to find alternative fuel vehicle options.

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February 11, 2016


Understanding How and Where Plug-In Electric Vehicle Drivers Charge Up

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A new DOE-supported study finds that common assumptions about the recharging needs of PEV drivers aren't necessarily true.

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January 20, 2016


State Legislators Were Busy in 2015: Laws and Incentives Year in Review

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See which incentives, laws, and regulations were enacted last year.


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January 20, 2016


Annual Metrics Report Captures Latest Greenhouse Gas and Petroleum Savings

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See how Clean Cities efforts led to major petroleum and emissions savings across the nation.

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January 18, 2016