Category Archives: Greentech

Please Step Away from the Electric Car, Says Car Alarm Guru and House GOP Watchdog Darrell Issa

US Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) is usually very effective and shrewd at what he does. Case in point:  the recall election of California Governor Gray Davis in 2003. Most people think of that gubernatorial transition defined by the launch of … Continue reading

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How to Make it in the Alternative Fuel Vehicle Business – Part 1

For fans of alternative fuel vehicles and technologies, it’s been a dreary time. The A123 Systems and Fisker Automotive dramas have been all over the internet. There have been other time periods where bankruptcies, shut downs, buyouts, closedowns, and other … Continue reading

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Green Eportlandhomes Comes Back

Green Eportlandhomes will start up again Tuesday, and will be a weekly publication tracking the business of green cars, fuels, and technologies. It’s read by about 65,000 managers in the auto industry – dealers, OEMs, suppliers, fleets, associations, and … Continue reading

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Green Eportlandhomes on Life Support But Coming Back

Green Eportlandhomes has been on hiatus since early December, and will be starting up again in early April. The format will be changing and will be closer to the monthly publication I started in February called Green Auto Market. … Continue reading

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Take the bird’s eye view on success in green cars

When you’re looking at the success of electric vehicles and greentech, it’s much better to look out at the horizon with a bird’s eye view. As Japanese corporations have done to make Toyota, Honda, and several other brands successful, it’s … Continue reading

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Q&A on green transportation stock market

Question: How many green transportation-related companies are on the stock market? Just Tesla Motors? A few more? Answer: 33 — 32 of them are listed here, and there’s another you can check out that’s working in green fleet projects. Question: … Continue reading

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