Video: Shell VP Jack Jacometti on a GTL Vehicle and Alternative Fuels
, 2007-09-07 15:00:47
Jack Jacometti, Vice-President of Global GTL Development, Shell, discusses use of alternative fuels for automobiles, including a unique Audi vehicle which uses Shell natural gas-to-liquid (GTL) fuel. ...Bookmark tags: business, gtl-vehicle, gas, shell, petroleum, fuel, energy, emissions, cars, vehicles
Home Hydrogen Production ... An Emerging Revolution?
, 2007-10-09 19:00:45
Considering that most driving is less than 25 miles per day, even this limited range provides a path (like with Plug-In Electric Vehicles) for moving from gasoline to electrical power. ...Bookmark tags: world-news, environment, global-warming, oil, climate-change, cars, home, gas, green, transportation
Tell Toyota to Walk the Walk on Fuel Economy
, 2007-10-11 20:00:39
The Union of Concerned Scientists and a number of other groups have been blasting Toyota for failing to endorse a strong boost to U.S. fuel economy standards. ...Bookmark tags: world-news, environment, global-warming, oil, climate-change, cars, energy, gas, sustainability, toyota
Stay away from GM in its death spiral
, 2008-03-14 19:03:55
General Motors seems to dug itself a nice little grave, but whether you feel sorry for the company or not, now's NOT the time to throw your money its way. ...Bookmark tags: business, money, energy, cars, stocks, gas, market, gm, crisis, industry
Oil at $100 beyond 2016
, 2008-03-17 16:01:12
Current projections say oil is going to stay high for quite awhile... ...Bookmark tags: us-news, middle-east, oil, energy, cars, gas, fuel, price, crisis, opec
$5.20 a Gallon? America's Priciest Gas
, 2008-03-28 08:01:29
Five dollars and 20 cents for a gallon of gas. The number says a lot.
Yes, it may be the most expensive gas in America. But $5.20 doesn't begin to explain essence — the rich, off-beat, some might say, eccentric, essence of Gorda, Calif. ...Bookmark tags: us-news, cars, california, car, oil-prices, gas, gasoline, gas-prices, 520, gorda
10 Ways to Save $1.49 per gallon of gas
, 2008-04-02 10:00:51
Drive Smart: 10 Ways to Save Gas and Money
Simple Steps Help You Save 20% or More
Want to save 20 percent or more on fuel costs? Follow these 10 simple tips from the Consumer Federation of America.
Check Your Air Filter ...Bookmark tags: business, cars, tips, gas, weight, gasoline, engine, vehicles, tires, save-gas
Ethanol reality check: Does it make sense to fill your gas tank with corn?
, 2008-04-08 10:00:45
The U.S. is putting a lot of its energy chips on ethanol. President Bush wants to increase U.S. ethanol production by close to 600% by 2017, so U.S. companies are racing to make ethanol out of just about anything. ...Bookmark tags: business, environment, oil, food, cars, gas, investment, president-bush, fuel, ethanol
Top Cars for Gas Mileage
, 2008-04-22 13:30:18
Since this is not a one-size fits all proposition, we have compiled the five most miserly offerings overall according to the new EPA estimates, plus some choices in the SUV and luxury segments. ...Bookmark tags: business, cars, gas, epa, toyota, honda, gas-prices, vehicles, hybrids, Prius
Toyota Camry: Can It Beat the Ford F-150?
, 2008-05-19 17:30:19
Could the Toyota Camry become the best-selling vehicle in the U.S.? It could happen, if sales keep falling for large pickups, and cars keep climbing up the list of Top 10-selling vehicles. ...Bookmark tags: business, environment, oil, cars, economics, gas, ford, transportation, driving, toyota
Buy a Car, Get a Handgun Free
, 2008-05-20 23:30:17
BUTLER, Mo. -- A local car dealer is holding a controversial promotion involving guns.
Max Motors in Butler is offering anyone who buys a car the choice of $250 in gas or a free semi-automatic handgun. ...Bookmark tags: us-news, cars, gas, guns, gun, trucks, nra, pistol
Motorists Wait 8 Hours For 8 Gallons Of Free Gas
, 2008-05-23 10:30:19
A nearly half-mile line of cars snaked through side streets at a 7-Eleven convenience store in Longwood for an event offering free gas to the first 100 vehicles. ...Bookmark tags: business, cars, florida, gas, gasoline, contest, promotion, gas-prices, vehicles, hours
Employers Easing Pinch at the Pump
, 2008-05-23 12:00:45
Some companies now offer car and vanpool services to work. Others encourage employees to take advantage of benefits that are already in place but often go unused, such as tax-free deductions to offset the cost of using public transportation. ...Bookmark tags: business, money, cars, gas, fuel, transportation, gas-prices, benefits, employees, save-money