Green News Roundup: Friday, September 23rd

Finally, it’s Friday, and as usual there’s a whole lot of cool news we just didn’t have time to cover, because there are so many great things happening in green tech. Some of today’s highlights include a sheriff’s department going green, authentic Nissan Leaf apparel, and China is strong-arming GM.

China to GM: Give Us Volt Secrets or theIt Will Cost More [The New York Times]

Hybrid Porsche GT3 Outpaces Competitors at Laguna Seca [TechVehi]

Outdoor Power Equipment Industry Sues to Stop E15 [Autoblog Green]

Diesel and CNG Cars to Overtake Gas Vehicles in India [Times of India]

Confiscated Drug Money Used to Convert Sheriffs Cars to Propane [Autoblog Green]

Authentic Nissan Leaf Apparel Now for Sale [Nissan Leaf Store]

Wired Takes Electric Race Car for a Spin [Wired]

BMW Looking for Electronaughts to Test Its New EV [Green Car Reports]

Chris DeMorro is a writer and gearhead who loves all things automotive, from hybrids to HEMIs. You can read about his slow descent into madness at Sublime Burnout or follow his non-nonsensical ramblings on Twitter @harshcougar.

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.