| Jul 21, 2014
Family-friendly hybrids are still more elusive than you'd think. My test of the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid proved that hybrid midsize sedans can be a great option for small families that don't haul a lot of stuff in the car's......
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Exelon Corp. is getting into the fuel cell business with a commitment to finance projects at 75 commercial facilities throughout the United States.
The Chicago-based nuclear giant said Tuesday that it will provide equity financing for California-based...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Q: I am now retired, but during my Road Warrior days I took the LANTA bus from South Whitehall Township to downtown Allentown. (I also rode my bike for a real warrior experience, but that is for another day.) Since my retirement, LANTA has acquired hybrid...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:32 AM
The next generation Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid will debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January.
All we know so far is dates and past performance, but both are enough to get excited about.
The Volt could benefit...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 4:00 AM
More than 100 years ago, W.K. Kellogg used recycled materials to package his first box of cereal. Now, Kellogg Co. is taking fresh steps to improve the effect its production has on the environment.
On Wednesday, the world's largest cereal-maker is set...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 8:47 PM
HARRISBURG — While battles rage in New Jersey and other states over whether to allow Tesla Motors to sell cars within their borders, Pennsylvania has quickly and quietly approved an expansion of the automaker's entry into the market.
| Aug 11, 2014
From squeezing between a Dumpster and a wall to holding your breath as a bus hard aports past your bumper, cities can be an automotive minefield. And cars are often the casualties. Need proof? Look no further than auto insurance......
| Jul 25, 2014
| 6:10 AM
A lot has been said about the 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage, most of it bad. “If this car wasn’t disappointing, it wouldn’t be anything at all,” said the New York Times. Even Consumer Reports called it a “dreadful little hatchback.&...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:36 PM
In the never-ending search for greater fuel efficiency, the number three seems to be gaining ground. Three, as in three cylinders, instead of four. Many manufacturers have tried this approach, but none have pulled it off quite as convincingly as Ford,...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Ford is walking the walk of fuel efficiency.
Ford shook up the automotive industry with the radical redesign of America’s best-selling vehicle, the F-150 pickup truck, which got a lighter-weight aluminum body and a fuel-maximizing EcoBoost engine....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Doosan Co. Ltd., based in South Korea, said it will acquire the assets and operating debt of U.S.-based ClearEdge Power, a fuel cell manufacturer for buildings, for $32.4 million, the Reuters news service reports.
ClearEdge Power, based in Sunnyvale,...