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Volvo making diesel-electric plug-in wagon for Europe

Volvo announced it will begin sales of its diesel-electric hybrid plug-in V60 model for the European market next year.

By October 18, 2011


Germany to shut down pre-1980 nuclear plants

Environment Minister says it's unclear whether the seven nuclear power plants shut down during the three-month moratorium would remain closed or be reconnected to the grid afterward.

By March 15, 2011


Big North Sea wind farm to power up Munich

Swedish energy company, German utility team up on billion-dollar project to provide electricity to Munich's subway system and thousands of homes.

By October 21, 2010


Will Volvo's 2012 plug-in hybrid also be a diesel?

The maker of some of the world's safest vehicles will soon be the maker of one of the world's most fuel efficient vehicles.

By June 1, 2009


Swedish utility targets carbon-neutral electricity

Lars Josefsson, the CEO of Swedish utility Vattenfall, says that storing carbon underground at coal power plants is a necessary technology in climate change abatement.

By March 7, 2009


Green news harvest: Germany's coal pump, ethanol-making microbe

A bullish forecast for thin-film solar cells, a legal challenge for trash-to-electricity firm Ze-gen, Range fuels to try energy crops, Freescale gets into LED business, growing demand for mass transit, and clean-tech investing maturing.

By September 9, 2008


Volvo road tests ReCharge plug-in hybrid concept

Volvo announces tests of its plug-in hybrid concept, along with a full hybrid program.

By March 14, 2008