Posts Tagged "“Car emissions” “Electric cars” Tesla “Disruptive innovations” “Who Killed the Electric Car?”"

Energy Tip #19: Regulate home temperature

Simple solutions are always attractive. And it doesn't get much simpler than turning down the thermostat to save some money and CO2, right? Well, say hello to the programmable thermostat, which combines the drama of temperature control with the thrill of programming a VCR (if this is even done anymore in an age of TiVos, DVDs, and YouTube). Given the… read more →

Who will build the electric car — start-ups or big firms?

Phoenix Motorcars' 1937 Cabriolet Reproduction (CARB certified) While Hollywood focuses on the murder of the electric car, businesses continue to circle the opportunity. Mitsubishi is the latest, announcing last week that they are bringing their electric vehicle to the States (previously just destined for Japan). They join quite a few startups including Tesla and Phoenix Motorcars, as well as plug-in… read more →