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Toyota expected to name FCV hydrogen vehicle 'Mirai'

Rather than an abbreviation from three letters, Toyota is expected to call its upcoming hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle the ‘Mirai’.

That’s the word from an anonymous Toyota exec, who asked to remain anonymous, … 100 more words

Cars And Car Design

Transportation Electrification: Utility Fleets Leading the Charge

Edison Electric Institute

[NAFA Fleet Management Association]  EEI has released a white paper, “Transportation Electrification: Utility Fleets Leading the Charge,” that focuses on the electric power industry’s effort to accelerate the expansion of electric transportation in commercial and retail markets, beginning with electric utility fleets. 65 more words

Transportation And Urban Land

Cadillac Becomes Electric

The Cadillac ELR. The coupe the Cadillac CTS coupe should have been. The packaging the Chevrolet Volt should have had.

It was my favorite debut at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, and I paid special attention to the production version displayed at the show this year. 744 more words


A Realistic View of CNG Vehicles in the U.S.

Boston Consulting Group

As U.S. natural-gas prices have fallen and supplies have increased in recent years, compressed-natural-gas (CNG) vehicles are garnering renewed attention. Major automakers, such as Ford and General Motors, have announced plans for a half-dozen different vehicle models powered by CNG. 136 more words

Energy And Climate