Green News Roundup: Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Another week in the bag, and with October right around the corner there’s a whole lotta stuff going on in the green world. Today’s highlights include an electric Tron motorcycle you can buy, China’s per capita carbon emissions will soon surpass the U.S., and Bentley plans to produce more hybrids.

All-Electric Tron “Light Cycle” For Sale [Green Car Reports]

Republicans Introduce Bill to Replace Dollar Bill with Dollar Coins [Treehugger]

Metropolia Sets New EV Nurburgring Record for “Production EVs” [Green Car Reports]

Bentley To Build More Diesel, Hybrid Luxury Cars [What Car?]

Converting Wood to Fuel: Just Add Superhot Water [NY Times]

China’s EV Market; What EV Market? [The Truth About Cars]

University of Maryland Wins Arcitecture Contest at New Zealand’s Solar Decathlon [Inhabitat]

China’s Per Capita Emissions to Surpass the U.S. in 2017 [Treehugger]

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.