Army receives first of 4,000 NEVs

Lopez, C. Todd
March 2009
Soldiers;Mar2009, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p26
The article reports on the delivery of six neighborhood electric vehicles (NEVs) to Fort Myer, Virginia as part of the plans of the U.S. military to acquire more than 4,000 NEVs. Secretary of the Army Pete Geren states that the vehicles will help the army save money, as well as fuel. In addition, he mentions that the acquisition is part of the U.S. Army's commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Geren also points out that the NEVs will replace nearly 68,000 non-tactical vehicles only.


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