Obama’s push for “green” energy turns out to have a massive environmental cost

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See on Scoop.it – Green Living Is the federal ethanol policy is doing more harm than good? A damning investigation from the Associated Press exposes the severe environmental impact of the boom in ethanol production, and calls out the Obama administration for pushing a destructive policy in the face of evidence that it is doing far more… Read more »

The Differences Between Gasoline and Electric Cars

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Electric vehicles really are not that much different than the gasoline-powered automobiles that most people are familiar with. In fact, many people are unable to tell the difference between a vehicle that is electric-powered and one that is gasoline-powered. This is because the majority of the components of either vehicle are generally the same. Many… Read more »

Social Media Marketing for Green Business- You Have to Play to Win – Sustainability: business, life, environment | Taiga Company

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See on Scoop.it – Green Living There are a number of ways you can promote your business on the top social media sites, such as Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest,  LinkedIn, and Google+.  And, there’s evidence that social media for sustainability and green business matters.  A survey of 600 small business owners across the United States indicates that 90% are actively engaged in… Read more »

Is Nissan Committed to the Electric Car Market?

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Over the last couple of days a number of observers have suggested that Nissan is looking to move away from the pure electric car market in favour of the hybrid market which has perhaps more sales potential in the short term. This has obviously caused major confusion within the electric car market amid concerns that… Read more »

The Growing Need for Renewable Energy

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Energy is essential in just about every facet of life and the production of energy is a key factor in ensuring that a nation can thrive and support its self. Traditionally the majority of energy produced is generated through the burning of fossil fuels (coal, petroleum and natural gases). This became a solution for human… Read more »

Tesla’s Model S Sedan Destroys Safety Tests … Literally

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See on Scoop.it – Green Living As the quasi-mainstream electric car crushes the crushing machine, Elon Musk‘s PR rolls over the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration In the long history of automotive safety press releases, no carmaker has ever issued a statement quite like the one put out by Tesla Motors (TSLA) on Monday night. The statement begins… Read more »

Pros and Cons of Acquiring an Electric Car

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The President of the United States, Barrack Obama set a goal to have one million electric vehicles on U.S. roads by 2015. As a result of this impending objective, there is no doubt that electric vehicles will become an integral part of society. Hence, the following are a few pros and cons for persons to… Read more »