Buy a Hybrid! Save Toll Money in New York!

The New York State Thruway Authority is making life a bit easier on drivers of Insights, Prii and Civic Hybrids by offering them a 10% discount on their E-Z Pass electronic toll-collection system. Interestingly, here in California, they're talking about killing the carpool lane program for hybrids because so many people have taken advantage of it. We wonder what kind of effect this'll have on the Thruway's revenues.

Hybrid Drivers to Save Green on Thruway Fees [1010 WINS]

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