Carsgonegreen.com explains the difference in hybrid and plug-in hybrid cars. With the new technology hitting the roads many people are confused. Can a hybrid drive on electric alone? How far can a plug-in hybrid go before gas has to be used? How long does it take to charge a plug-in hybrid? We continue to put articles to address these questions and more.
What is an electric car exactly? How long does it take to charge one? How far can an electric car go? There are several being sold this year what is the difference? Cars Gone Green will try to answer these questions and more. Is there an environmental impact by using electric cars? What technology is being used to power these cars?
75% of research dollars is going into hydrogen cells. The Hydrogen car probably is as close to the gas car as far as familiarity goes with the consumer. We will be taking a lot about the hydrogen car since this looks like the direction many automakers are headed even if most people are not aware of this. http://www.carsgonegreen.com has videos to of some of the cars, many are very stylish but outside the reach of most Americans. We will be highlighting the cars that are a little more affordable as well.
Green Car Technology
The technology that powers these cars is quite interesting and complex. We have some introduction articles that explain some of the simple concepts of these technologies. The batteries that power the hybrid and electric cars is changing rapidly and some of the concept cars will be sporting these new batteries. There solar roofs that support cooling the interior of the green cars on hot days to recapturing energy from braking to help recharge the battery and more.
Environmental Impact Of Transportation
http://www.carsgonegreen.com has some great introduction articles on how the transportation industry has impacted the environment. From general CO2 being produced by cars to natural methane being released from thawing tundra. All of these areas are interrelated and having an introduction to each is just the start for Cars Gone Green.
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