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Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV breathes new life into old horse (pictures)

Mitsubishi unveiled a plug-in hybrid version of its updated Outlander model at the 2012 Paris Motor Show, complete with all-wheel drive. The new vehicle could help Mitsubishi in the U.S. market, where hybrid SUV competition is limited.

7 Images By September 28, 2012


2012 Toyota Prius PHEV (photos)

Finally bowing to the interests of owners, Toyota comes out with a Prius hybrid that can be plugged in, and operated as an electric vehicle for about 13 miles.

16 Images By February 11, 2011


Ford shines bright in the sunshine state

Ford Motor Co. and Progress Energy are expanding their plug-in vehicle research partnership to include the utility company's Florida operations

By March 2, 2010


V2G: Smart grids meet electric vehicles

In the future, utilities will pay you to plug in your vehicle.

By January 29, 2008


Half of U.S. residents would buy hybrid car

Pike Research survey shows 48 percent of consumers would be interested in buying plug-in hybrid electric vehicles to save money.

By September 8, 2009


Toyota to work on plug-ins, double its hybrid lineup

Toyota to work on plug-ins, double its hybrid lineup

By June 13, 2006


Ford Focus Electric priced at $39,200, plays nice with your smartphone

Ford gets specific with the details surrounding the 2012 launch of its fully electric Focus.

By April 12, 2012


'Smart' electric grids to ease zap from plug-ins?

Department of Energy-funded project is testing fast chargers and "smart" electrical grids for controlling a potential strain on resources from plug-in hybrid vehicles.

By July 22, 2008


House OKs energy bill - but where's the beef on energy or climate?

We're still short of a comprehensive climate solution. And our *energy* bill didn't really address either oil consumption or oil supply.

By August 8, 2007


Electric cars seen as killer app for smart grid

Utilities plan to use smart-grid technology to tap into the stored electricity of plug-in electric vehicles in exchange for an electricity rate discount for car owners.

By June 20, 2009