Green Cars

2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Drive - March 2011

First Responders Get Crash Course On Roadside Emergencies Involving Green Vehicles

It’s no secret that hybrid and electric vehicles have caught on in the Bay Area. But, the eco-friendly auto trend appears to be presenting some challenges for first responders called to the scene of roadside emergencies and accidents.



Foreigners Get Visas For Investing In Bay Area, Nation

The Bay Area is set to cash in on a little-known program that lets foreign investors obtain a green card. It’s a program that is already going gangbusters in Seattle..


A Green Vehicles' Triac sits on display at the North American International Auto Show January 11, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. The Triac is a 100% electric vehicle, has a top speed of 80 miles per hour, and a 100-mile range. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Salinas Company Unveils Three-Wheeled Electric Car

The latest electric car to hit the market is being manufactured in Salinas. The three-wheeled, all-electric commuter car, known as the Triac is being manufactured by Green Vehicles.