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Defining Green Cars
What exactly are green cars and what do they mean to the future of personal transportation? We explore a brief history of green cars, where the industry stands, and look ahead to the future of electric vehicles.
Different Types of Green Cars
There are many kinds of green vehicles available if you're looking to reduce your carbon footprint. We help you sort out the options, from fuel-efficient to hybrid to plug-in to full-electric.
Green Car Terminology
Navigate electric car terminology like a pro with this defined list of acronyms, technical language and special abbreviations. What’s a BMS or a GHG? Find out here in our GreenCars guide to EV Lingo and terminology.
Benefits of Driving Green Cars
Whether fuel-efficient gas or diesel, hybrid, plug-in hybrid, all-electric, hydrogen or solar powered, there’s a green car out there that’s right for you. Here, we explore the different categories of green cars and discuss the benefits of each vehicle type.
Intro to Green Car Tech
All-electric vehicles are very different from conventional gasoline-powered vehicles. To illustrate the differences, let’s break down the individual parts of an EV.
Electric Car Charging Basics
We all know how to fuel a gasoline-powered car, but how do you charge an electric car? Is it as simple as plugging in a toaster, smartphone or laptop? Well, the short answer is, “yes, pretty much.”
EV Incentives Overview
Great new technology and performance are just two reasons to get an electric car. There are also financial incentives - beyond what you will save in fuel, you may also be eligible for federal, state, and local rebates.
Electric Car Battery Basics
Electric car batteries store chemical energy that is converted into electricity. In this article, we’ll explore how electric car batteries work and how to keep them running optimally.
Electric Car Overview
When people talk about electric cars today, they’re most likely referring to battery electric vehicles (BEVs). They store energy in rechargeable batteries and use one or more electric motors to power the vehicle. Read on to learn more about their technology and history.