A team called Zero South plans to use a pair of plug in hybrid Hummers to go 1200 miles to the South Pole and back without using one drop of fossil fuel.Read more
The U.S. Army is considering a “lightweight” diesel-electric hybrid truck to replace the Humvee in combat operations.Read more
If any entity knows how important it is for America to cease its reliance on oil, it is the U.S. Military. With dozens of different alt-fuel projects in the works, the military is exploring all options when it comes to reducing their use of oil. This apparently includes a large order of 1,500 plug-in vehicles, a large majority of them Chevy Volts.
Cue the outrage!Read more