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EPA announces electric, low-emissions school bus funding

$500 million is available this year, with $5 billion available over 5 years

Two Wheels
Dutch artist's DIY motorcycle runs on swamp gas he collects himself

The Slootmotor's fuel tank is a condom full of methane

Junkyard Gem: 1999 Ford Contour CNG Bi-Fuel

A rare 1999 Ford Contour with compressed natural-gas power, found in a Colorado self-service junkyard

MTM loads 787 hp into the 2020 Audi RS 6 Avant wagon

It claims to have unleashed 196 extra ponies from just a basic software tune

All-new Volkswagen Golf is an evolution outside, revolution inside

We will get the GTI and Golf R versions. The car you see here? TBD.

Israel will ban sale of new gasoline or diesel vehicles in 2030

Cars will be EVs, trucks will run on natural gas

Cars will be EVs, trucks will run on natural gas.

Chinese tariffs on LNG, oil aim at U.S. energy dominance agenda

U.S. LNG exports were worth $3.3 billion in 2017

U.S. LNG exports were worth $3.3 billion in 2017.

Texas electric vehicle rebates are back

State pays an additional $2,500 for up to 2,000 EVs — Teslas not allowed

It's an additional $2,500 for up to 2,000 EVs.

VW diesel settlement's $2.8 billion: Here's how states will spend it

If it's diesel, from a bus to a ferryboat, in many states the money's meant to get rid of it

"What this [VW settlement] can do is make it easier for more transit agencies to try more electric buses on a greater number of routes, and become familiar with them and see that they really work for them."

Vladimir Putin open to Tesla, prefers natural gas though

Russian President Vladimir Putin is not against buying a Tesla.

Boom in EVs, renewables not enough to meet Paris climate goal, consultant says

"We are racing against the clock. It's not enough."

"We are racing against the clock. It's not enough."

Portland to use sewage gas to shift away from diesel

Wastewater plant will turn methane into CNG fuel for use in converted city vehicles.

Making the most of decomposing sewage will reduce carbon emissions and earn revenue for the city.

These maps and signs will help EV and alt-fuel drivers with range anxiety

EVs will have the most comprehensive routes, but hydrogen will get more options than ever.

Recharge Wrap-up: Renault-Nissan at COP22, BMW launches Cruise e-Bike

LG Chem officially announces Poland battery plant; FCA, Iveco focus on CNG.

This pedelec could be your first BMW. LG Chem's Poland plant to cost $340 million. Renault-Nissan to shuttle COP22 delegates in EVs. FCA, Iveco, and Snam to boost CNG in Italy.

Recharge Wrap-up: Qiantu K50 roadster EV in US, SolarCity undervalued before Tesla purchase

Nissan gifts young environmentalist with Nissan Leaf; VW recalls CNG cars in EU.

Nissan gives viral video subject a Nissan Leaf. Lazard made a mistake when it calculated Solarcity's value. VW is recalling 30,000 CNG cars. Qiantu plans to sell the K50 in the US.

Nikola Motors steals Tesla's first name, wants to build clean semis

An all-electric UTC called the Nikola Zero is also in the works.

Nikola Motors debuted today with a lot of promises about two new plug in vehicles, the Nikola One semi-truck and the Nikola Zero UTV.

Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla ships via LNG ferry, Toyota Mirai in Norway, Sweden

US oil exports down since ban lifted; autonomous car development thrives on campus.

Autonomous cars thrive on campus. US oil exports are down since the ban lifted. Tesla ships cars with natural gas. The Toyota Mirai sells in Norway and Sweden this summer.

Recharge Wrap-up: Smart metals, OTA updates, Rolls-Royce LNG ship

Audi hosts Autonomous Driving Cup; European EV bus makers standardize charging.

New alloys make cars cleaner. ABI predicts 203 million OTA-enabled cars by 2022. Bus charging gets standardized in Europe. Audi hosts 2nd Autonomous Driving Cup. Rolls-Royce powers LNG fish food ship.

Recharge Wrap-up: VW Caddy TGI BlueMotion, VR tour of Tesla Model X

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid battery engineered, built in Michigan by LG Chem

Take a virtual reality tour of the Tesla Model X. LG Chem's battery for Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid is engineered and built in Michigan. VW debuts CNG-powered Caddy with DSG.

Recharge Wrap-up: Chevy Impala bi-fuel sales; VW e-Up fire

DOE Funds Hydrogen And Fuel Cell Advancement

Chevrolet begins delivery of its CNG-capable Impala. The DOE is funding $35 million in hydrogen and fuel cell projects. A Volkswagen e-Up! catches fire after a collision with a train in Norway.

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