Green News Daily: Monday, April 16th, 2012


Happy Monday and welcome back to another week of work. I’m right there with you readers. Today’s highlights include hydrogen-producing nanotrees, an electric Mercedes G-Wagen, and Hertz rolls out CNG vehicles for rent.

Nanotrees Harvest Solar Power, Produce Hydrogen [Science Daily]

Hitachi Builds 11 kW Electric Motor Without Rare Earth Metals [Green Car Congress]

BYD E6 EV Lands In New York City [New York Times]

Mercedes Builds Electric G-Wagen For Dutch Military [Treehugger]

Hertz Rolls Out CNG Vehicles For Rental In Select Areas [Hybrid Cars]

Some Happy Volt Owners Chime In [CleanTechnica]

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