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AddWell-to-wheel emissions of plug-in-hybrids will be all over the map

Ford Escape plug-in hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddVideo: Ian Wright resurfaces with series hybrid powertrain plans

Wrightspeed X1 – Click above to watch video after the jump

AddMSU students win stage 2 of EcoCAR challenge with 118 MPGe plug-in hybrid

MSU's award winning EcoCAR towing test equipment - Click above to watch video after the jump

AddElectrovaya providing batteries for Dodge Ram PHEV program

Battery manufacturer Electrovaya has begun shipping lithium ion battery packs to Chrysler for its test fleet of plug-in hybrid Ram pickup trucks. Chrysler is building 140 trucks based on the two-mode hybrid system that was co-developed with General Motors. A non-plug version of the hybrid Ram was due to go into production this fall, but Chrysler canceled the program in March citing slow sales of other similar vehicles (that would be the Chevy Silverado/GMC Sierra hybrids).

AddDark shadows loom over PHEVs as EVs capture all the rays

Hyundai Blue-Will Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddSuzuki will begin testing 61 mpg-Swift plug-in hybrid in Japan this fall

Suzuki Swift PHEV – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddFord confirms hybrid and PHEV C-Max will be built in Spain

2011 Ford C-Max – Click above for high-res image gallery

9Ford confirms hybrid and PHEV C-Max will be built in Spain

2011 Ford C-Max – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddBeijing 2010: Geely Emgrand GE plug-in hybrid limo

Geely Emgrand GE – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddBeijing 2010: Geely Emgrand GT, plug-in hybrid coupe

Geely Emgrand GT – Click above for high-res image gallery

33Beijing 2010: Geely Emgrand GE plug-in hybrid limo

Geely Emgrand GE – Click above for high-res image gallery

30Beijing 2010: Geely Emgrand GT plug-in hybrid coupe

Geely Emgrand GT – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddReport: plug-in chargers could be a $11.75 billion market by 2015

Forecasting the future is not always easy and, sometimes, far from accurate, but we like predictions because they usually give us some idea of what to expect as we move forward. In this instance, the predictions point to a world in which plug-in vehicle chargers are almost as common as gas stations. Well, not quite, but they do suggest that the U.S. will lead the world in something – and that's always worth talking about.

AddSAE 2010: Argonne Lab director says battery electrics still not ready for mainstream

Don Hillebrand understands electric vehicles and their benefits and limitations. As the director of the Center for Transportation Research at the Argonne National Laboratory, he has done plenty of testing on all kinds of alternative drive vehicles. Speaking to the Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress on Wednesday, Hillebrand acknowledged that despite advances in lithium ion technology, battery electric vehicles still have not evolved far enough to capture a significant share of the mai

AddCan plug-in vehicles make any money before they become outmoded?

Nissan Leaf EV – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddU.S. government to purchase first 100 Chevy Volts and thousands of hybrids *UPDATE

2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery

57Report: U.S. government to purchase first 100 Chevy Volts and thousands of hybrids *UPDATE

2011 Chevrolet Volt – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddDetroit 2010: Hyundai Blue-Will PHEV concept

Hyundai Blue-Will PHEV concept – click above for high-res image gallery

16Detroit 2010: Hyundai Blue-Will PHEV concept

Hyundai Blue-Will PHEV concept - click above for high res image gallery

AddToyota officially launches plug-in Prius program, retail sales in 2011

Toyota Prius PHEV - click above for high-res image gallery

39Toyota officially launches plug-in Prius program, retail sales in 2011

Toyota Prius PHEV - click above for high-res image gallery

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