Alternative-fueled vehicle

Alternative-fueled vehicle

A vehicle that is powered by hybrid-electric, electric, natural gas, bio-diesel, or fuel cells.
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Driving a hybrid vehicle or an alternative-fueled vehicle can reduce those contaminants.
This is the only road rally in the United States that's for hybrid cars and alternative-fueled vehicles," said Robert E.
Funding is available for projects that expand the availability of alternative fueling stations in Delaware, thereby encouraging Delawareans and state-based fleets to increase their use of alternative-fueled vehicles, including but not exclusive to electric, propane, natural gas and hydrogen-powered vehicles.
The Delaware Alternative Fueling Infrastructure Grant Program aims to support and spur the progress of alternative fueling projects in Delaware, so Delaware drivers and fleets can feel comfortable and confident in their choice to drive alternative-fueled vehicles.
A good example of how the federal government has failed on green procurement is contained in the Energy Policy Act of 1992, which required agencies to acquire an escalating number of alternative-fueled vehicles beginning with fiscal year 1993.
Not to be outdone, San Francisco adopted a Clean Air Program in 1993 that encourages city agencies to use mass-transit and to purchase alternative-fueled vehicles.
Currently, City Cab already operates 50 alternative-fueled vehicles.
In fact, there will be so many hybrids and alternative-fueled vehicles driving celebrities to the awards show Oscar valet services have had to dedicate a special area for parking them all at the Hollywood Bowl during the ceremony.
We oppose the assessment of nearly $18 billion in hidden taxes and other costs to promote electric, natural gas and other alternative-fueled vehicles," read a CAHT petition.
Chrysler and Ford are not yet ready for production, but both recently demonstrated sophisticated alternative-fueled vehicles, the Dodge Intrepid ESX (with electric motors in the rear wheels) and the Ford Synergy 2010 (which uses four-wheel-drive and futuristic flywheel technology).
Pete McGowan, Supervisor, Town of Islip, said, "The Town of Islip applauds Governor Pataki's initiatives for alternative-fueled vehicles.
This is a good way to show that alternative-fueled vehicles, like NGVs, can not only help the environment, but they can save the consumer money and they expect a longer engine life, too.

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