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PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM TO HOST FREE  ALTERNATIVE FUEL CAR SEMINARS ON APRIL 18

PETERSEN AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM TO HOST FREE ALTERNATIVE FUEL CAR SEMINARS ON APRIL 18

Los Angeles, Calif. (April, 2013) – The Petersen Automotive Museum is hosting its first public alternative fuels seminar titled “Why Alt Fuels Now” on April 18, 2013.

The event will include a public Alternative Fuel Vehicle Showcase on-site from 10:00a.m. to 5:00p.m which will highlight a variety of types of vehicles and alternative fuels. The day, which features a public symposium and an alternative fuel technology display, will explore the driving forces, such as  high gasoline prices, increased consumer and corporate environmental awareness and the emergence of new technology that have created a “perfect storm” for alternative fuel vehicles.

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Nissan Opens Efficient New Paint Plant in Tennessee

Nissan Opens Efficient New Paint Plant in Tennessee

It’s the first to roll off Nissan’s newest and most efficient paint plant in the world, established at the Smyrna plant in Tennessee. The factory recently started making the Infiniti JX and the Nissan Leaf electric vehicle, and is expected to produce the new Rogue crossover as well, so the upgrade was much needed.

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Nissan To Triple Electric Vehicle Fast-Chargers

Nissan To Triple Electric Vehicle Fast-Chargers

At the Washington Auto Show today, Nissan outlined its strategy for tripling the current electric vehicle quick-charging infrastructure in the United States with the addition of at least 500 quick-charging stations in the next 18 months, including the greater Washington D.C. area’s first fast-charge network.

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Sales of Hybrids, Electric Cars Rising Fast

Sales of Hybrids, Electric Cars Rising Fast

Although the media keeps telling us that hybrids and electric cars aren’t selling well, the facts tell a different story.

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