Wednesday, July 20, 2011 3:00 am
Last week, the Town of Oro Valley unveiled its newly installed
electric vehicle charging stations at Town Hall.
Battery car on white background (done in 3d)
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 9:40 am
Safety on the road is no accident. For example, when a warning light illuminates on a car’s dashboard, it is alerting you to a situation that requires your attention.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 4:00 am
Seven months ago, Jim Click handed out 40,000 raffle tickets to 210 Southern Arizona charities to sell. Each charity was allowed to keep the profit from their ticket sales, and one lucky ticket buyer was chosen on April 27 as the winner of a brand new all-electric Nissan Leaf.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 2:13 pm
Golf Cars of Arizona is happy to announce a $1,000 discount on all 2014 Club Cars, both gas and electric, valid through the end of the year.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 4:00 am
Because extreme temperatures can destroy a vehicle’s battery, it’s a cool idea to have your car’s battery tested periodically and replaced, if necessary, to avoid being stranded.
Thursday, August 8, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—Because extreme temperatures can destroy a vehicle’s battery, it’s a cool idea to have your car’s battery tested periodically and replaced, if necessary, to avoid being stranded.
Sunday, December 8, 2013 5:00 pm
Carbon fiber has received quite a bit of attention lately, primarily due to its extensive use in Boeing’s high-tech, lighter weight 787 Dreamliner airplanes. But most Americans likely will experience this modern material in a more down-to-earth vehicle, now that automakers increasingly are turning to carbon fiber when planning and building new cars.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 11:00 pm
The University of Arizona’s solar car has qualified for a
2,400-mile race, thanks in no small part to two volunteers — a
retired air traffic controller and a former businessman — who share
a passion for solar energy and tenacious, can-do attitudes.
Thursday, August 15, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—An unexpected consequence to extreme weather, such as 2012’s Hurricane Sandy, is the damage it can do to all types of vehicles.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 4:00 am
Jim Click has long been known as one of Tucson’s leading businessmen. It’s rare to drive through Tucson without encountering one of his numerous car dealerships, which are not only well renowned by the Better Business Bureau, but also highly spoken of by employees and car buyers as a place to work or shop.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008 11:00 pm
I have to confess that I am a Car Guy, and always have been.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 11:00 pm
The Oro Valley Town Council held a six-hour meeting on May 20,
making decisions to expand funding for two community organizations,
cutting part of the police department's take-home vehicle budget,
and agreeing to hire volunteer drivers for the town transit
Wednesday, January 6, 2010 12:00 am
The truly electric car is here — at least it was in Tucson for a
short time, before heading up the road to Glendale.
Photo courtesy of www.NissanUSA.com, The electric, zero-emission Nissan LEAF was unveiled in Tucson last week. The company plans to market the vehicle in Southern Arizona during late 2010, with charging stations to be developed and with home charging stations distributed.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 3:00 am
Your home may be your castle, but it can also be your money pit
if you’re not careful. Between home repairs and the rising cost of
fuel, food, and electricity, many Americans are feeling the
Tuesday, August 10, 2010 11:00 pm
Monsoon storms can be thrilling to watch, but also
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 12:00 am
The two-day “Sustainability and Energy Exp09 – Building a Better
Community” is being presented March 6-7 at the Tucson Convention
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 4:00 am
As gas prices sustain some of the highest marks in U.S. history, the demand for alternative energy methods is increasing. The Pima Association of Governments’ Tucson Clean Cities program, in partnership with ECOtality, Inc. is working to provide a solution by continuing to install electric-vehicle Blink charging stations across the region in project “Ready America”.
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 11:00 pm
Bob Schumann has an intense passion for radio-controlled
aircraft. In his garage workshop in Oro Valley he’s designed and
built — from the ground up — everything from ultra-lightweight
electric birds to 25-pound dual-engine, gas-powered models.
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 4:00 am
Tossed cig butts impact environment
Tuesday, May 19, 2009 11:00 pm
I've figured out a great way to save myself the cost of garbage
collection. I just haul my trash cans next door and dump them over
my neighbor's fence. Presto! No more monthly garbage bill.
Wednesday, June 1, 2011 3:00 am
The Oro Valley Town Council voted on May 18 to take another look
at a proposed rezoning measure that would allow St. Mark Catholic
Church to exceed set height limitations to build a new facility for
a growing congregation.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 6:00 am
When Tony Vaccaro looks into the future, he likes what he sees.
In seven years, his electricity bill will read $0.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 6:00 am
Ongoing uprisings in the Middle East have caused gas prices to
begin spiking upward with no sign of a reversal in sight. Here we
sit with no plan to offset this oncoming fuel price tsunami.