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eco-city

 
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Vexed in the City

This CNET special report examines the tech controversy gripping San Francisco.

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High hopes for China's 'eco-city'

Shanghai developers plan to begin construction next year on what they say will be the world's first sustainable "eco-city" on a plot almost the size of Manhattan.

By March 31, 2008

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Formula One design vet creating eco-smart city car

Planned city car from Gordon Murray Design will be small enough so that three vehicles can be parked headlong into a single space.

By July 7, 2008

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Boxx on wheels makes for unique, eco-friendly ride

A new electronic scooter that debuted at the Portland Auto Show makes for a compact, eco-friendly ride for city dwellers, but you might get some funny looks.

By January 31, 2012

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Think promotes eco-tourism in the Swiss Alps

M-Way is teaming up with Think City to make 60 EVs available for rent through Swiss eco-tourism group, Alpmobil.

By August 10, 2010

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Ten best electric cars rated

City dwellers are coming round to the idea that electric cars aren't just gutless eco-wagons designed for attention-seeking celebutants and stinky-haired hippies. Here's our top ten

By July 1, 2010

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Destroyed by tornado, town saving big by rebuilding all green

In 2007, a tornado flattened Greensburg, Kan. Now it's on a path to financial stability thanks to a city-wide green rebuilding effort. CNET Road Trip 2014 looked at the wreckage and the recovery.

By August 12, 2014

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2014 Toyota Corolla

Although lacking anything in the way of driving enjoyment, the 2014 Toyota Corolla offers economical and modern transportation with stylish design both inside and out.

October 15, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating October 15, 2013

MSRP: $16,800.00

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2014 Lexus GS 450h

Although not an engaging car to drive, the 2014 Lexus GS 450h delivers comfort and an easy driving character, while delivering excellent fuel economy.

February 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 25, 2014

MSRP: $59,600.00

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2013 Honda Fit EV

The Honda Fit EV shows range similar to that of other compact electric cars on the market and drives well enough, but ultimately feels like a retrofit project car rather than a fully realized futuristic production vehicle.

April 14, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2014

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Folding electric bicycle packs in everything a cyclist could need

The Gi Bike is a folding electrical bicycle packed with features that give riders almost everything they might need while out on a bike ride.

By May 13, 2014