News tagged with fuel economy

Pulling the plug on hybrid myths

( -- Whether you call them myths, urban legends, fables or old wives' tales, there's a lot of misinformation out there about plug-in electric hybrid vehicles. These vehicles, abbreviated PHEVs, hold great promise ...

dateNov 19, 2009 in Energy & Green Tech
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US court upholds agency's global warming rules

(AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the first-ever U.S. regulations aimed at reducing the gases blamed for global warming, handing down perhaps the most significant decision on the issue since a 2007 Supreme ...

dateJun 26, 2012 in Environment
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Vehicle fuel economy falls again in May

( -- For the second straight month, fuel economy of all new vehicles sold in the U.S. fell by 0.2 mpg—likely reflecting a slight drop in gas prices, say researchers at the University of Michigan Transportation ...

dateJun 06, 2012 in Energy & Green Tech
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