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From vehicle maintenance and safety issues to research and technology, to tax credits and the environmental impact of alternative fuels, here's the place to begin.
  1. Environmental Impacts
  2. Development, Technology & Politics
  3. Tax Credits, Incentives and Financial Considerations
  4. Resources
  5. Research and Trends
  1. Facts and Quizzes
  2. General Alternative Fuel Vehicle Repair & General Maintenance Guide
  3. Hybrid Vehicle Basics and Maintenance
  4. Natural Gas & Propane Vehicle Basics and Maintenance
  5. Biodiesel & Diesel Basics and Maintenance Issues

Environmental Impacts

Oregon Tree Farm

Learn how alternative fuels can reduce exhaust emissions and slow the depletion of the earth's resources.

Development, Technology & Politics

Algae Research

Learn more about the latest technologies in alternative fuels, plus the policies and laws that affect their growth and development.

Tax Credits, Incentives and Financial Considerations

Learn more about the available tax credits, incentives and financial aspects of buying decisions when planning an alternative fuel vehicle purchase.

Resources

EV charging station

Explore definitions and glossary terms that relate to alternative fuels.

Research and Trends

Argonne Laboratory lithium-ion battery research

Search here for consumer surveys, industry research and market trends on hybrid cars and alternative fuels.

Facts and Quizzes

Brazilian ethanol and gasoline fuel pump

Check out these quick facts on alternative energy, and quiz yourself on your knowledge of biofuels and green energy.

General Alternative Fuel Vehicle Repair & General Maintenance Guide

Tesla Roadster

All vehicles require regular maintenance. Find out what sets alternative fuel vehicle maintenance apart.

Hybrid Vehicle Basics and Maintenance

2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid Under the Hood

Here's where you'll find answers to questions about routine hybrid vehicle maintenance to battery replacement and safety.

Natural Gas & Propane Vehicle Basics and Maintenance

2012 Honda Civic Natural Gas

Learn how to keep a natural gas or propane vehicle running its best.

Biodiesel & Diesel Basics and Maintenance Issues

Four ratios of biodiesel

It's the nature of the fuel--diesel vehicles require a different kind of maintenance. Be aware of these issues.

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