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Toyota 2000 GT Altered to Achieve Eco-Friendliness

January 16, 2012 / No Comments

Engineers have put in some effort over the past few weeks to achieve what we call antique eco-friendliness with theToyota2000 GT. The Toyota 2000 GT is a limited-production, front-engine, rear-wheel drive, two-seat, hardtop coupe grand tourer designed byToyotain collaboration with Yamaha. First displayed at the Tokyo Motor Show in 1965, the 2000GT was manufactured under contract by Yamaha between 1967 and ...

Nissan Eyes Sales of 1.5 Million Zero-Emission Vehicles by 2016

October 26, 2011 / No Comments

As many as 1.5 million zero-emission vehicles by 2016! No exaggeration this! Nissan hopes to achieve the target when 2016 dawns. The announcement came about at the new mid-term environmental plan called the Nissan Green Program 2016, at Yokohama in Japan. The new plan focuses on three areas: reduction of carbon footprint, shift to renewable energy and an increase in the ...

Nissan Leaf Prices for Canada Announced; Starts at $38,395

March 31, 2011 / No Comments

Nissan Canada has announced the price of the Nissan Leaf and you can now own one by parting with an amount of $38,395. The zero emission car offers safety, style and performance in the urban lanes. The 24 kWh battery powering the Nissan Leaf, qualifies for a provincial discount of $8,500 to $8,000 in Ontario and Quebec. As you know, ...

Princess Elisabeth Base – Zero-emission Polar Station

February 18, 2009 / No Comments

King Bauduin Base was closed some forty years ago. On Feb. 15th Belgium inaugurated Princess Elisabeth Base - a scientific research station that combines high-end technologies and a total respect for the environment. The base is a zero-emission station. It was built entirely during the International Polar Year, which was, well, um, I don't know when it was. How come these International ...