Green News Roundup: Friday, December 23rd, 2011

What else can I say other than HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND MERRY CHRISTMAS! Almost. I’m taking a half day today, but I’ll still try to get you some good stories before a brief holiday break. For now, here are some green news stories. This morning’s highlights include Kia’s Ray EV, a Christmas poem about the Chevy Volt, and the army gets its steam engine on.

Kia Introduces Ray EV In Korea [Green Car Congress]

Cop Calls Jogger Hit By Truck “Dumbass” [Treehugger]

MIT Researchers Conclude Major Energy Innovation Changes Needed [Green Car Congress]

U.S. Army Exploring Cyclone Steam Engines For Tanks [CleanTechnica]

Pennsylvania Turnpike Service Stations Getting EV Chargers [Plug-In Cars]

A Christmas Poem For The Chevy Volt [GM-Volt]

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.