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This IS His Grandfather's Bug, But Now It's Electric

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Alternative Energy And Ideas For The Auto Industry

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Saving Wildlife From The Midwestern Oil Spill

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By Hiring Gulf Scientists, BP May Be Buying Silence

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Incoming BP Chief: Time To Scale Back Cleanup

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Chevy Volt May Not Cut Efficiency Mustard

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With Well Capped, How Long Will The Oil Linger?

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Crews Race To Clean Up Oil Spill In Michigan

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A worker monitors Talmadge Creek in Marshall Township, Mich., as oil from a ruptured pipeline is vacuumed from the water. Paul Sancya/AP hide caption

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Gulf Residents Face Quandary: Sue Or Settle?

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Outlook Dims For Popular Energy-Efficiency Loans

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Flyover Shows Progress In Gulf

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