Nissan Leaf Electric Car. (Nissan)

AAA To Add Electric Car Recharging To California Roadside Assistance

The American Automobile Association has announced plans to deploy electric vehicle mobile charging units in its roadside assistance operations, with California service beginning as early as August.


2004 Honda Civic Hybrid Sedan

Berkeley Lot Sees Greater Demand For Used Low-Mileage Vehicles

More car buyers have been turning to low-mileage used cars rather than investing in brand new hybrid or electric models to try and beat high gas prices.


An electrical cord is plugged into a Chevy Volt at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Hilton on Jan. 7, 2010 in Las Vegas. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Electric Cars Moving Into Mainstream Slowly

Big-name electric cars are slowly but steadily making their way from the assembly line onto the streets. Getting one at this point – and for at least another year – will require patience, according to experts.

CBS San Francisco–05/03/2011

Tesla Model S electric sedan (AP)

Bay Area Electric Car Market Could Benefit From Obama’s Oil Goals

President Barack Obama’s goals of reducing foreign oil consumption over the next 10 years is seen as a possible boon for electric vehicle makers.


Nissan Leaf Electric Car. (Nissan)

Redwood City Man Owns First Green Leaf

Nissan North America Inc. delivered its first all-electric Leaf Saturday to a young tech executive in Redwood City.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/11/2010

Neil Young To Receive Humanitarian Award At Junos

Neil Young Blames Hybrid For San Carlos Warehouse Fire

A fire at a San Carlos warehouse where legendary singer-songwriter Neil Young stored memorabilia started in a vintage car that the singer had converted into a hybrid vehicle in a much publicized project to promote fuel-efficiency.




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