Stories tagged: fuel efficiency
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21, 2016, 12:24 P.M.
Feds agree to delay penalties for automakers failing to meet fuel efficiency goals
Federal regulators acted Wednesday to postpone penalties automakers would face for failing to meet congressionally mandated miles-per-gallon goals.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 9:51 A.M.
US average fuel economy at record high of 24.8 mpg
DETROIT – Fuel economy is at a record high as new technology helps vehicles lose weight and drive more efficiently. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says the fuel economy of …
TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 2016
Opinions from past add perspective
Topics included gas-guzzlers and fuel efficiency, workplace discrimination based on AIDS, and a violation of the state open meeting law.
MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2012
Ignore the myths; focus on making best green choices
Forget “Ghostbusters.” Today, I’m fighting popular green myths to help you get started on going green. With all the misinformation out there, it’s important to zero in on effective ways …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7, 2012, 3:02 P.M.
More natural gas vehicles hitting the market
DETROIT — More natural gas-powered vehicles will hit the market soon, as rising gasoline prices, booming natural gas production and proposed tax credits make them a more attractive option. But …
MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2011
Do Your Part: New, greener machine, but not one I expected
These ever-rising gas prices got me to really take a cold, hard look at the car I’ve been driving for years. It’s an SUV, and it gets 15 mpg in …