New Buick models with direct injection engines offer "beefy" performance and better fuel efficiency.
Volvo is testing out a new kinetic energy recovery system that has the potential to give cars 20 percent better fuel economy.
Newly minted bachelor's degrees in hand, college graduates are finding that there are more jobs to be had, particularly in engineering and technology.
Most Volt owners probably apply the driving habits long practiced by hybrid owners, like braking and accelerating gently, to conserve energy and maximize battery power. But they may not know that small choices, like how they choose to warm the Volt's interior on a chilly day, also makes a difference in how far they can go on battery power alone.
The rushed and ill-thought-out Digital Economy Act is to go under the microscope with news of welcome scrutiny from both the government and the courts.
Automotive News reports on Mazda's efforts to raise fuel economy.
Market research firm blames the weak economy for the slight drop, and not people jumping ship to online content.
It started as a security breach on the Sony PlayStation network, exposing the personal info of 100 million users. From there, the troubles have mushroomed across the Sony empire and spilled out into the wider world.
Cities need it all--smart grid, renewable energy, recycling, clean air, and clean water--but policy barriers and multiple stakeholders can create obstacles to adoption.
Ford continues its trend of shrinking engines with the addition of turbocharging technology.