In its quest to mandate the use of ethanol blended fuel for American vehicles, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has encountered several roadblocks. After releasing the E15 warning label which will be placed on fuel pumps -- considered the final step before E15 starts being offered at gas stations throughout the country -- the Agency came under fire from both automakers and public officials.
Michigan-based Hino Trucks has announced it will offer the United States' first commercial class 4 and class 5 diesel hybrid truck.
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is working on making fuel for vehicles from water, wind, and sun. This idea isn’t as pie-in-the-sky as it first sounds.
In the continuing electric vehicle race, car rental giant Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ) has set itself up to be the first United States rental company to offer EVs as part of its rental program.