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Tweet Last week I pointed out that trends in certain regions of the United States indicate a growth in government support for and public use of alternative energies.  One such example was the plan to install plug-in electric vehicle infrastructure throughout the state of California.  This week, we can say that it seems more likely [...]

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Tweet The 2012 Ford Focus is getting a lot of attention for its impressive fuel economy.  That is to say, it’s impressive to some.  Presumably, its 27 miles per gallon in the city and 37 miles per gallon on the highway are not nearly so impressive to consumers, such as European drivers, who are used [...]

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Tweet After a weekend of road trips, grocery shopping and running kids to games along with more rising gas prices, we hope that you put into practice Green Earth News’ tips on how to make your vehicle more fuel efficient.  As much time as we spend in the car, it’s funny to note that sometimes [...]

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Tweet Maybe the Flintstones were on to something. Since the invention of the Model T, pollution has gathered in the atmosphere.  On average, a household with two medium-sized sedans emits more than 20,000 pounds of carbon dioxide a year.  How does it accumulate?  To put it simply, our gasoline has weight to it.   A gallon [...]

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