The sun is his gas station

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Here’s a great example of how we can turn the tide toward totally sustainable transportation:

Sun powers Orlando man’s electric car

In fact, the story’s headline headline is somewhat misleading. The Chevrolet Volt has an electric motor that is powered by a gasoline generator, so it’s really a hybrid. Still a great car, but not fully electric.

If Bob wants to have true solar-powered transportation, he should look into a Nissan Leaf, Mitsubishi MiEV or Coda sedan. Those are true electric vehicles available on the market today.

Here’s a look at the nine electric vehicles coming to the U.S. in 2012.

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