Welcome to my blog where you can learn more about hybrid and electric vehicles (EVs), changes in the industry and what is happening in green vehicle technology and news! I am Christina Williams, a current business management student at the University of Nevada, Reno, and a sustainability and green technology enthusiast.
Monthly Archives: March 2012
When you think of the term hybrid, most likely the first name that comes to mind is the Toyota Prius. The reason for that is because the Prius has long been the most fuel efficient hybrid in its class, and … Continue reading
There have been several points in history since the 1800s that electric vehicles have been rolled out onto the market. Looking at the timeline of electric vehicles shows just how many times the infatuation with EVs has fluctuated. Electric carriages … Continue reading
With the continued talk of higher and higher fuel prices, those considering their options may be looking at buying or leasing a more fuel efficient vehicle. Although hybrid and electric vehicles have the highest fuel efficiencies, many people are looking … Continue reading
The not-so-new, but certainly newly popular concept of car sharing has been all over the news lately. From the all-electric fleet of worldwide companies, to smaller start-ups coordinating personal car owners to rent out their vehicles to others, car sharing … Continue reading
Why Drive Green? Want to, but don’t like the high sticker price? Leasing an EV may be the right answer for some.
With the news this week about the Chevy Volt ranging from its low of having to halt production temporarily due to slow sales, to it’s high of the European version (the Opel Ampera) being announced as the European Car of … Continue reading
After this weekend’s release of the reinterpreted Seuss classic ‘The Lorax’, the question of environmental responsibility has been brought to even the tiniest of household members’ minds for discussion. What did the Lorax mean, “Unless”? Although I wasn’t particularly thrilled … Continue reading