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Spanish-language fact sheet about CRs’ study on the total cost of EV ownership

En el otoño de 2020, Consumer Reports publicó un libro blanco que compara el costo de poseer un vehículo eléctrico en comparación con un vehículo…

February 26, 2021

Press Release

Consumer Reports survey: Drivers want better fuel economy, a majority say automakers have a responsibility to do better

Stronger federal greenhouse gas standards are needed to provide consumers with better, cost-saving choices WASHINGTON, DC — Drivers want and expect automakers to improve the…

February 25, 2021

Press Release

Virginia bill expanding access to electric vehicles is a big win for consumers, says Consumer Reports

HB1965 will put Virginia on a path to adopt Advanced Clean Cars Standards, ensuring less-polluting vehicles come to Virginia RICHMOND, VA — Consumer Reports, the…

February 19, 2021

National Fuel Economy Survey Report, 2020 results

This nationally representative survey of 3,879 adults residing in the U.S. was commissioned by Consumer Reports, and conducted by phone and internet from July 29…

February 18, 2021

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CR response to General Motors EV announcement: Consumers need more than aspirations

WASHINGTON, D.C.  — General Motors announced today that it plans to be carbon neutral by 2040, and has the “aspiration” to only sell electric vehicles…

January 28, 2021

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Consumer Reports: News reports that incoming Administration will reconsider rollback of fuel economy standards are “good news for consumers”

WASHINGTON, D.C. — According to news reports, President-elect Biden is expected to order federal government agencies today to revisit greenhouse gas emissions and fuel efficiency…

January 20, 2021

Fact sheet: CR survey finds a majority of Virginia drivers are interested in buying an electric vehicle in the future

Consumer Reports administered a survey by phone and Internet from July 29 through August 12, 2020, to 425 adults residing in Virginia, fielded by NORC’s…

January 19, 2021

Press Release

New Consumer Reports survey finds majority of drivers are interested in electric vehicles

Data shows marketing to educate consumers and new policies important for accelerated adoption of electric vehicles  WASHINGTON — A new nationally-representative survey by Consumer Reports…

December 17, 2020

Press Release

New washing machine rule undermines the standards that are saving consumers money and energy

Current clothes washer and dryer standards are saving consumers money while meeting their needs WASHINGTON — A new Department of Energy (DOE) rule would allow…

December 15, 2020

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New dishwasher rule is unnecessary, jeopardizes consumer savings

Dishwasher standards are saving consumers money while meeting their needs WASHINGTON — A new Department of Energy (DOE) rule would create a new class of…

October 23, 2020

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