Green Auto Repair News
The Environmental Protection Agency produced a community information sheet about body shop pollution. This helped to lead many repair shops to start working toward becoming more environmentally friendly. Here is the sheet for you to learn from as well.
Often we thing of being green as something that helps the enviroment be better. And this is true, but around the world pollution is not something that just causes trees to die, but real people. By choosing a green auto repair shop you might not be saving a life, but you are becoming part of the solution instead of causing just a little more damage. Science Daily has the story.
Chattanooga has fought hard over the recent years to clean the air you and I breathe every second. It has not always been that way. The Realty Times takes a look back into the past.
There are even more repair shops discovering the benefits of using waterborne paint. The company PPG Automotive Refinish says that "more than 10,000 technicians" are now trained to use waterborne paints. We here at Green Repair Now are excited about the prospect of more shops using environmentally friendly paints. Together we can increase the rate at which we decrease our CO2 emissions.
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Kauai CC preparing auto mechanics for green future
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The college's nationally certified automotive technology department is now offering a program in hybrid and electric vehicles. “We need to prepare more and more of our technicians to get ready for this new trend of green technology,” said Kauaʻi CC ...
Green Automotive Starts to Fill in the EV Industry's Gap (NSANY, TSLA, GACR)
There's a company, however, that may well become the auto garage of the future, repairing any make and model of EV including the Nissan Leaf, the Chevy Volt, and yes, even the Tesla. It's Green Automotive Co. (OTCMKTS:GACR), and extrapolating today's ...
Holmes Beach auto shop will stress green, giving
At the time, another repair shop, Island Auto Repair, was leasing the building. A Department of Environmental Protection investigation found arsenic contamination, and pointed to the shop as the likely source. The agency found that the shop's waste oil ...
Officials consider investing Cambridge's money to ease mass transit woes
Wicked Local Halifax
... an environmental and transportation planner for Cambridge's Community Development Department (CDD), said Cambridge has always been involved in working with the MBTA, whether it was the expansion of the Red Line in the 1970s or the Green Line today ...
EchoDrive(TM) Bolt-On Hybrid Kit Wins Work Truck Show 2014 Green Award
SYS-CON Media (press release)
FARMINGTON HILLS, MI -- (Marketwired) -- 03/11/14 -- Echo Automotive, Inc. (OTCQB: ECAU), won The Work Truck Show® 2014 Green Award for its EchoDrive™ bolt-on hybrid electric kit for fleet vehicles. The award was presented last week during The ...