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AT&T goes green with home monitoring service and eco-ratings for cell phones

AT&T is launching a new home monitoring and automation service to help reduce energy usage, and it's will soon rate the environmental impact of devices it sells for its network.

By February 23, 2012

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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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Fiat fits 500 with LCD instruments

Fiat demonstrated how advanced tech could improve even a low-budget model, outfitting its 500 Turbo and Abarth with LCD instrument clusters at the New York auto show.

By April 16, 2014

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From Geek Street to Main Street: Ride sharing's road to a mass market

Ride-sharing apps are increasingly making a mark in the US, but can they really appeal to drivers outside of tech-focused circles?

By November 18, 2013

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AT&T continues eco push with Pantech Renue

The Pantech Renue has a slide-out QWERTY keyboard and helps spearhead AT&T's new eco-ratings standards.

By July 30, 2012

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AT&T's Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate is LTE, budget, 'eco'

First announced at CES, the Earth-friendly Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate goes on sale June 10 for about $50.

By June 5, 2012

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Good Karma on the Vegas strip, by Fisker

Fisker brings its Karma-series hybrid to CES 2012 in Las Vegas, and CNET editor Wayne Cunningham takes it for a spin.

By January 11, 2012

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Why Chevy Volt sales matter less than you think

commentary GM won't hit its first-year Volt sales target, a sign that its trophy eco-car appeals mainly to early tech adopters. But a greener image could alert consumers to GM's other fuel-efficient vehicles.

By December 2, 2011

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Chevy Volt scores highest satisfaction rating in Consumer Reports survey

Ninety three percent of Volt owners say they would purchase the vehicle again. But is this just the honeymoon period?

By December 1, 2011

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Nissan Leaf diary: Living with an electric car

We've borrowed a Nissan Leaf for a week and we'll be updating this diary every day to give you an idea of what it's like living with an EV.

By September 5, 2011