Top 10 Green Cars at the Frankfurt Motor Show 2011

The Frankfurt Motor Show 2011 was packed full of innovative products as major manufacturers compete to produce the eco cars of the future. Hybrid powertrains were the most popular option, with both petrol/electric and diesel/electric derivatives now on the market. All-electric cars featured too, alongside a number of super-frugal conventional diesel-powered vehicles.

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4,500th GE Evolution Series Locomotive enters service; reductions in fuel consumption and emissions

GE Transportation’s 4,500th more fuel efficient Evolution Series Locomotive has entered revenue service. GE’s $4-billion transportation business marked the milestone at Railway Interchange 2011 held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from 18-20 Sept. The Evolution Series represents a $400-million investment the most technologically advanced, fuel-efficient and low-emissions heavy haul freight locomotive to-date. GE’s bestselling locomotive reduces...

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