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Driving Green: What are plug-in hybrid cars?


The problem with conventional hybrids is that they rely largely on an internal combustion engine for motive power...
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Driving Green: What are hybrid cars?


The first alternatively fuelled cars to hit our roads in significant numbers were petrol-electric hybrids...
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Driving Green: Nine tips for eco-driving


You don’t have to have a new car or one with green tech to cut your fuel bills. Whatever you drive, a few simple steps will help cut fuel use –...
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Driving Green: Why have "green" cars been developed?


Burning fossil fuels releases all sorts of pollutants and carbon dioxide (or CO2) into the atmosphere. The former is being blamed for...
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Driving Green: What does Euro 6 mean when it comes...


Internal combustion engines emit a whole array of gases and until 1992, when the Euro 1 emissions standards were introduced...
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Driving Green: What is a "green" car?


What constitutes a green car isn’t as cut and dried as you might think. While for many, CO2 emissions are at the heart of what makes a car green...