2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid Rated Top-of-its-Class for All-Electric Range

2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid Rated Top-of-its-Class for All-Electric Range

The 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid has been officially rated as having…

US Department of Transportation Announces Probable Lower Fuel Efficiency Rules, Surprises None

US Department of Transportation Announces Probable Lower Fuel Efficiency Rules, Surprises None

When President Trump’s administration announced the appointment of Scott Pruitt as the…

President Trump to Have EPA Reopen Emissions Standards Debate

President Trump to Have EPA Reopen Emissions Standards Debate

Writing about green cars lately has made me feel like Grampa Simpson…

Consumer Groups Plead For Continued Fuel Economy Standards

Consumer Groups Plead For Continued Fuel Economy Standards

No matter what side of the political aisle you sit on, you…

Automakers Bring Emissions Regulation Woes to New EPA Chief

Automakers Bring Emissions Regulation Woes to New EPA Chief

When it comes to emissions regulations, things have been in a bit…

What Would Happen (to Cars) if the EPA Disappeared?

What Would Happen (to Cars) if the EPA Disappeared?

Recently, a group of Republican Congresspeople led by Florida representative Matt Gaetz…

EPA Enters Fight on Ethanol Levels in Gasoline

EPA Enters Fight on Ethanol Levels in Gasoline

There has been some major conflict lately between automakers and petroleum companies…

Ford EcoBoost vs. GM Active Fuel Management: Which is Better?

Ford EcoBoost vs. GM Active Fuel Management: Which is Better?

In an effort to reduce pollution and reliance on gasoline, the Environmental…

Automakers and EPA Strike Sparks in Fight Over Fuel Efficiency Regulations

Automakers and EPA Strike Sparks in Fight Over Fuel Efficiency Regulations

Recently there has been much debate about the US government’s Corporate Average…

Semis Are Getting Greener: EPA/NHTSA’s ‘Phase 2’ Emissions Standards Explained

Semis Are Getting Greener: EPA/NHTSA’s ‘Phase 2’ Emissions Standards Explained

When we talk about increasing fuel efficiency standards, usually we are referring…

General Motors Recognized by EPA with Fifth ENERGY STAR Award

General Motors Recognized by EPA with Fifth ENERGY STAR Award

General Motors just announced that it has earned its fifth ENERGY STAR Partner…

EPA Gives 2017 Chrysler Pacifica 28 MPG Fuel Economy Rating

EPA Gives 2017 Chrysler Pacifica 28 MPG Fuel Economy Rating

As if the fact the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica is going to have…

Nissan’s Smyrna Plant Receives Recognition From EPA

Nissan’s Smyrna Plant Receives Recognition From EPA

Nissan’s manufacturing complex in Smyrna, Tennessee, was recently recognized by the Environmental…

Changes to EPA’s Fuel Economy Test to Curtail MPG Accuracy Disputes

Changes to EPA’s Fuel Economy Test to Curtail MPG Accuracy Disputes

Whether or not you own one of the vehicles whose MPG estimates…

Two Ohio Honda Manufacturing Plants Earn EPA ENERGY STAR Certification

Two Ohio Honda Manufacturing Plants Earn EPA ENERGY STAR Certification

For the ninth straight year, two Ohio Honda manufacturing plants have been…

Nissan Named Most Fuel Efficient Full-Line Automaker

Nissan Named Most Fuel Efficient Full-Line Automaker

The 2014 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) “Trends” Report names Nissan as the…

General Motors Joins Better Plants Challenge

General Motors Joins Better Plants Challenge

General Motors recently announced its commitment to the U.S. Department of Energy’s…