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    Solar parking lot with electric car charging stations opens in Tennessee

    Outpost Solar Electric Car Charging Station – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With Nissan all set to bring the Leaf electric vehicle (EV) to life near Nashville (technically, Smyrna) in the coming years, it makes sense for people in Tennessee to start laying a plug-in groundwork. ...

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    Nissan CEO Ghosn breaks ground for lithium ion battery plant

    Nissan Leaf factory rendering – Click above for high-res image gallery
    This morning Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn was in Smyrna, Tennessee to break ground for the company's first lithium ion battery plant outside of Japan. The factory, adjacent to Nissan's existing vehicle assembly complex there, ...

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    Nissan brings electric vehicle prototype to Tennessee for Earth Day

    Nissan EV-02 - Click above for a high res gallery
    Let's try an experiment. Can we name all of the places where Nissan has announced some sort of electric vehicle partnership? I can think of Arizona (Phoenix and Tucson), California, Monaco, China, Ireland, Zürich, and, you know what? Let's ...

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    Nissan electric car for sale in America in 17 months

    Somebody start the countdown clock! We've been hearing promises from Nissan for some time now that they would be selling an all-electric car in America. They've trotted out several interesting concepts over the past few years but they still haven't shown a design that they are committed to ...

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    Nissan Altima Hybrid to be manufactured in the U.S.

    Click on the image for a gallery of high-res images of the Nissan Altima Hybrid.Nissan has started selling the 2007 Nissan Altima Hybrid in the U.S., Nissan's first entry in the hybrid electric vehicle market. The new Altima Hybrid, which is assembled at the Nissan's Tennessee manufacturing plant, ...

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    Breaking news: Nissan unveils Altima Hybrid in California

    Nissan's first entry in the hybrid market comes with a few unanswered questions. The Altima Hybrid made its public debut at the Orange County Auto Show in Anaheim, California, today. John Weiner, director of product planning, called it "the best looking hybrid on the market," but noted that the ...

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    My first experience with ethanol additive. It was an accident

    As much as I support green car technology, the secret truth is that the car I drive runs on good old gasoline. Since it's a Honda Civic HX with a manual transmission, the vehicle gets over 40 mpg in real world usage, and sometimes over 50 mpg on the highways. Plus, I use a bicycle for in-town ...

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    Nissan Hybrid coming in 2007

    Consumers in the eight states that have adopted California’s strong vehicle emissions requirements will be the only ones who can buy the just-announced 2007 Altima hybrid, which will go on sale early next year, Green Car Congress points out.Altima is Nissan’s best-selling model, and the ...


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