Green News Roundup: Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

What do hydrogen minicabs, scenic train rides, and children’s toys have in common? They’re all a part of this morning’s green news roundup. Today, Britain is launching hydrogen-powered minicabs, a list of the 12 most beautiful train rides, and the cheapest Chevy Volt you’ll ever find.

Hydrogen Powered Microcab Is Clean, Cute [Inhabitat]

Nation’s First Vehicle-to-Grid EV Project Launched [Autoblog Green]

The World’s 12 Most Beautiful Train Rides [The Infrastructurist]

Man Finally Fills Up Chevy Volt After 4,100 Miles, Getting 535 MPG [GM-Volt]

Honda Launching 59 MPG Minicar [Autoblog Green]

VW To Build Electric Car In China with SAIC [Reuters]

The 88-Cent Gasless Chevy Volt [Hemmings Autoblog]

Report: Department of Energy Under-invested in Transportation [Green Car Congress]

 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.