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Legislative Branch

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at Park and Rides $ Windmills

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Install electric vehicle charging stations in all government parking lots, muncipally run park and rides and give HOV lane priority to electric vehicles (not hybrids). Also, install micro-wind turbines near majory freeways, as wind is always being generated by passing traffic. As well, install solar car ports at all municipally managed park and rides and government parking facilities. The money currently used to subsidize... more »

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Department of Energy

Government Leadership in Development of Alternative Energy

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We seem to have a chicken and egg problem that Government should take the lead on solving. I am talking about hydrogen fuel cell automobiles.

It seems that the only way to reduce green house gas emissions in a significant way is to go to electric vehicles. The problem is that the production of electricity can create green house gas emissions unless wind, solar, hydro or nuclear power is used. The plug-in electric... more »

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Executive Office of the President

Pay to Plug In Electric Vehicles

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I have an electric car. I would like to plug my car into EXISTING outlets on DoD installations, in order to extend the range on my electric car.
I realize that plugging in at work is "theft of service" from the DoD electricity bills. I would like to pay my installation to reimburse them for the electricity I use.

A friend of mine is an instructor at the US Naval Academy, and has worked out the details on this idea.... more »

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