Category Archives: Ecology

Why Sustainable Energies Are Eco-Friendly

Why Sustainable Energies Are Eco-Friendly

Climate change and depleting fossil fuel resources have driven world governments to consider alternative energy sources and and sustainable energy has emerged as the eco-friendly solution. Continue reading

About Hybrids

About Hybrids

A hybrid vehicle uses two or more distinct types of power, such as internal combustion engine+electric motor, e.g. in diesel-electric trains using diesel engines and electricity from overhead lines, and submarines that use diesels when surfaced and batteries when submerged. Other means to store energy include pressurized fluid, in hydraulic hybrids. Continue reading

Sustainability In Cars Explained

Sustainability In Cars Explained

Sustainability. It’s a word you’ve probably heard a lot lately. But what does it mean? Continue reading

Eco Tips So You Can Drive Greener!

Eco Tips So You Can Drive Greener!

Look ahead and anticipate starts and stops. Drive smoothly and coast as much as possible. Remember, it takes more energy to move a stopped vehicle than to keep it moving. When you need to stop, slow down by easing off the gas pedal early. Drive for blue skies too! Continue reading

Eco driving: What is it?

Eco driving: What is it?

Ecodriving is a term used to describe energy efficient use of vehicles. It is a great and easy way to reduce fuel consumption from road transport so that less fuel is used to travel the same distance. Continue reading

The Aftermarket Green Story

The Aftermarket Green Story

Photo: Some rights reserved by Kevin M. Gill This video tells us a bit about the automotive aftermarket’s efforts to remain green. Did you know that the automotive aftermarket has been protecting the environment for decades? By the numbers: 95% of repair shops recycle engine oils 50% of filters are recycled 300 million tires are recycled every year 98% of aftermarket companies recycle car batteries, saving 1.4 billion pounds of lead from being dumped. Re-manufacturing can mean that 88% of raw materials are reused requiring 50% less energy. From: carcare.org

What Is A Green Vehicle?

What Is A Green Vehicle?

A green vehicle is a road motor vehicle that produces less harmful impacts to the environment than comparable conventional internal combustion engine vehicles running on gasoline or diesel, or one that uses certain alternative fuels. Continue reading

Green Car Maintenance

Green Car Maintenance

Green car maintenance and keeping your car tuned up can help the environment because it’s running efficiently; learn how from our green car expert in this free environmental automotive video. Continue reading

Make Your Driving More Eco-friendly

Make Your Driving More Eco-friendly

To use your car more ecologically we recommend the regular use of VR-12 in car’s monthly maintenance. VR-12 keeps the cooling system working at its higher point of performance, which allows the vehicle’s engine to work as it was designed to save fuel. Continue reading

How a Car Garage Keeps It Green

How a Car Garage Keeps It Green

Find out what your favorite car garage does to keep up with your environmental needs. It’s important to be aware of this and do our part so that we keep this planet clean and green as it’s supposed to be. Continue reading