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    Study: Worldwide gasoline demand going to drop after 2021

    Even as electric vehicles gain in popularity, we're told again and again that internal combustion engines aren't going away. While that may be true, it would still be nice to kick our addiction to gasoline. Pollution, international turmoil and energy insecurity are getting a bit tiresome. It's ...

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    Official: Number of autogas stations quietly growing in US to almost 3,000

    Alliance AutoGas has announced the installation of its 600th autogas (a.k.a. propane) refueling station in the US this month. That's about 21 percent of the 2,842 total propane autogas stations now in the US, according to US Department of Energy data. The Alliance AutoGas industry organization ...

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    Report: Gentlemen, start your engines! B100 biodiesel coming to tractor pulls in 2013

    Whoever wins the presidential race will likely be pleased to hear this news: farmers (at least soybean farmers) are getting into biodiesel. Soybean farmers, through their checkoff program, are supporting the National Tractor Pullers Association spreading the word about biodiesel among tractor ...

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    Opinion: Why no country should promote a specific type of alternative fuel

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    Governments here in the U.S. have offered some significant incentives for purchasing green vehicles. Buyers can get up to $7,500 off an electric vehicle, thousands off on hybrids and even deeper discounts in select states. Though ...

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    AT&T's green fleet hits milestone of 1,500 CNG and 2,000 alternative fuel vehicles

    As corporate fleets across the globe have slowly transformed into a paradise for green cars, finding a company that hasn't revamped at least a portion of its vehicles over to greener technology is becoming harder and harder. Though AT&T would not be considered pioneers in the drive towards ...

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    Green gasoline: Coming soon to a pump near you?

    It may sound a bit like something from a Dr. Seuss book, but it seems "green gasoline" is indeed on its way to a pump near you. Terrabon, a Texas-based company specializing in biofuels, reports its alternative fuel is completely compatible with gasoline and can be produced using nearly any kind of ...

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    Exxon CEO: "Alternative" just means finding new ways to burn fossil fuels

    Here's a good one.How would you define alternative energy? Solar power? Wind turbines? Recycling waste grease into biodiesel? Well, if you're Rex Tillerson, the CEO of Exxon, then "alternative" energy has a very special meaning. The Dallas Morning News heard Tillerson say the following during the ...

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    Death Star goes green, 15,000 alt-fuel vehicles coming to AT&T fleet

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    Although AT&T claims it wants to be more sustainable, today's announcement from the telecom behemoth is more about cutting operating expenses as fuel costs climb. Whatever the reason, the addition of 15,000 alternative fuel vehicles to the company's ...

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    New hybrid tech being developed for ALMS, possible new fuel to come

    These days, its not much easier to run a racing series than it is to run a car company. However, if there is any series boss who could be said to be in an "enviable" situation, it is Scott Atherton, CEO of the American Le Mans Series. Coming off its tenth anniversary in 2008, the series had its ...

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    VIDEO: Top Gear looks at alternative fuels in 1990

    digg_url = ''; As difficult as it may be to believe, interest in alternative fuel vehicles actually pre-dates the launch of AutoblogGreen a little more than two years ago. Another fact that may be tough to swallow is ...

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    Chrysler Exec explains who is trying to stop alternative fuels

    At the Management Briefing Seminar in Traverse City on Friday Chrysler's Loren Beard made some remarks that would come as a surprise to those who think that the automakers are in the pocket of the oil companies. Beard is the Senior Manager of Energy Planning and Policy and he spoke about the five ...

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    Robert Rapier, from The Oil Drum, weighs in on alternative fuels and the State of the Union

    Robert Rapier of the blog The Oil Drum gives his opinions on alternative fuel sources, and compares them with traditional fossil fuels. In fact, below is a list of topics he covers, and links to matching articles from us here at AutologGreen. Liquid Fossil Fuels [Here for articles from ABG] ...

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    AltCar Expo coming to Santa Monica

    The Santa Monica Art Center will play host to an auto show dedicated to alternative fuel and high mileage vehicles on December 9 and 19 10, 2006. The show, The Alternative Car and Transportation Expo, is being sponsored by the City of Santa Monica along with a slew of companies that are in the ...

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    Toyota addresses Congress on hybrids

    Ethanol was just getting entirely too much attention, so Toyota Motor Company is back on its soap box hawking hybrids and demanding equal time. The automaker addressed Congress on Wednesday, hoping to offset the support Detroit automakers are receiving over their push toward E85 fuel and remind ...

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    Automotive innovation: 2006 Tour De Sol

    The Northeast Sustainable Energy Association organizes an annual competition called Tour De Sol, where inventors, students, and entrepreneurs from across the world demonstrate their innovations towards zero carbon emissions, while creating a quality affordable vehicle. This year’ Tour De Sol ...


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