Earth Day Special: Of Solar Trees & PHEVs

Bright Automotive and Envision Solar International teamed up to introduce and demonstrate a 100-MPG plug-in hybrid electric multi-purpose vehicle and solar-powered charging “trees” designed for use in parking lots at an Earth Day event in the nation’s capital yesterday.

Green Stimulus: Navistar Gets DoE Funds to Improve PHEV School Buses

Navistar has been awarded up to $10 million by the DoE to share the cost of developing a new, improved version of its IC plug-in electric hybrid school bus.