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Cost to Run a Mitsubishi i-MiEV Electric Vehicle: $233 a Year; $0.82 a Gallon

August 10th, 2011 | by Andrew

The average annual cost of running a Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric vehicle amounts to around $233 a year, equivalent to paying some $0.82 a gallon for gasoline, according to New Zealand's EECA. EECA undertook the study as part of introducing a consumer label that offers "independent, comparative information on the efficiency and running costs of vehicles," which, in turn, is expected to help the government meet a long term goal of increasing renewable electricity generation from 74% currently to 90%


Nissan Explains Leaf Battery (Video)

August 9th, 2011 | by Breath on the Wind

Nissan's world wide Leaf sales are now over 10,000 but questions continue to be asked about the technology. In a recently released video Nissan Corporate Vice-President Simon Sproule answers six questions about the Nissan Leaf battery.



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