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Changes Needed To Encourage Electric Car Use

A nonprofit group promoting energy efficiency is recommending a number of ways Nevada can do more to promote the use of electric cars in the wake of Tesla Motors’ plans to build a $5 billion battery factory in the state.


C-MAX Solar Energi Concept Car (Image credit: Ford Motor Company)

Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.


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Feds: Hybrid Wolf-Dog Spotted In Southwestern NM

Federal wildlife managers have been working to return the endangered Mexican gray wolf to the American Southwest for the past 15 years. Every now and then, there’s a genetic hiccup.


(photo - KXNT SamStone) Firefighters examine a Chevy Volt during a training session about potential hazards during rescue operations involving hybrid or electric vehicles

Rescue Workers Train for Hybrid Hazards

The list of required knowledge for first responders gets longer all the time. Now firefighters are being alerted to potential danger during rescue procedures involving hybrid or electric vehicles.

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Zedonk! (It's A Donkey-Zebra Hybrid Baby)

(CBS/AP)  A zedonk, an unusual cross between a donkey and a zebra, is attracting attention at the Chestatee Wildlife Preserve in north Georgia after being born there about a week ago.