Green News Roundup: Friday, February 17th, 2012

TGIF, dear readers, and welcome to this week’s final green news roundup. This morning’s highlights include the the 54.5 mpg CAFE standard’s fine print, Tesla says it won’t need any more money, and Ryan Moore rocks an electric BRD motorcycle.

Fine Print Of 54.5 MPG CAFE Standard Emerges [Edmunds]

Ryan Moore Rocks A BRD Redshift Electric Motorcycle [YouTube]

ZipCar Teams Up With Local Gov’ts To Save Money [ZipCar]

New “Soft” Motor Made From Muscles [Science Daily]

More Plug-In Hybrid Makers Pushing The Button [Automotive News]

Tesla Motors CEO: We Don’t Need More Gov’t Money [Green Car Reports]


Christopher DeMorro

A writer and gearhead who loves all things automotive, from hybrids to HEMIs, can be found wrenching or writing- or else, he's running, because he's one of those crazy people who gets enjoyment from running insane distances.