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Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles Available For Purchase In The USA - CleanTechnica

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 12:33pm

Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles Available For Purchase In The USA
CleanTechnica
We'll start this list off with the Toyota Prius Prime — a plug-in hybrid offering 25 miles of all-electric range; a US EPA combined energy/fuel efficiency rating of 133 miles-per-gallon-equivalent (MPGe); and a 54 miles-per-gallon (MPG) US EPA fuel ...

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Utility board rejects Nova Scotia Power's $500k proposal to buy electric vehicle charging stations - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 11:15am

Globalnews.ca

Utility board rejects Nova Scotia Power's $500k proposal to buy electric vehicle charging stations
Globalnews.ca
Instead, the board pointed to the United States as a model to emulate. According to the board's findings, there are currently 6,000 models in the U.S., with most being privately owned, raising questions whether NS Power had to actually purchase the ...

Wiring for electric cars in new homes pondered in Port Coquitlam - The Tri-City News

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 10:57am

The Tri-City News

Wiring for electric cars in new homes pondered in Port Coquitlam
The Tri-City News
According to Argue, most people prefer Level 2 because it charges car batteries more quickly then a standard 120 volt plug, and putting in the wiring when homes are built would make installing a charging station later cheaper and more accessible ...

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In Norway, Electric and Hybrid Cars Outsell Conventional Models - New York Times

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 9:23am

New York Times

In Norway, Electric and Hybrid Cars Outsell Conventional Models
New York Times
Sales of electric and hybrid cars in Norway outpaced those running on fossil fuels last year, cementing the country's position as a global leader in the push to restrict vehicle emissions. Norway, a major oil exporter, would seem an unlikely champion ...
Norway powers ahead (electrically) - over half new car sales now electric or hybridYahoo News
Half of all new cars in Norway now electric or hybridsIndependent Online
Making an impact: The effect on air from electric cars – NONE!ScienceBlog.com (blog)
AutoExpress -CleanTechnica
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Group looks to bring electric vehicle chargers to the north - Prince George Citizen

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 8:30am

Prince George Citizen

Group looks to bring electric vehicle chargers to the north
Prince George Citizen
In 2012 the city, Regional District of Fraser-Fort George, UNBC and Northern Health partnered to purchase a Nissan Leaf electric vehicle and build three Level 2 charging stations at a combined cost of $58,000. The four partners share the use of the ...
Ellensburg to add electric charging stationsDaily Record-News

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2017 was the best year ever for electric vehicle sales in the US - Ars Technica

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 8:14am

Ars Technica

2017 was the best year ever for electric vehicle sales in the US
Ars Technica
The good people over at Inside EVs have done their tabulating, and the numbers are in: in 2017, very nearly 200,000 electric vehicles were sold in the US. The actual number they calculate—199,826—is a significant increase on 2016, itself a banner ...
Tesla's woes and a bumpy ride for electric carsFinancial Times
Tesla Model 3 sets cross-country electric vehicle record for $101, report saysThe Mercury News
Tesla delays Model 3 production target for second timeThe Independent
New Zealand Herald -Torque News -Greentech Media -Tesla Motors
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Tesla's woes and a bumpy ride for electric cars - Financial Times

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 5:51am

Financial Times

Tesla's woes and a bumpy ride for electric cars
Financial Times
The growth of electric cars has been heavily propelled by subsidies in many parts of the world, but pressure to rein in this support is growing. Signs of an effort to curb or phase out subsidies have emerged in the US, China and beyond. That suggests ...
Tesla Model 3 sets cross-country electric vehicle record for $101, report saysThe Mercury News
Tesla delays Model 3 production target for second timeThe Independent

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Tesla rules the electric roost, but Chevy Bolt shows surge - The Detroit News

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 5:30am

The Detroit News

Tesla rules the electric roost, but Chevy Bolt shows surge
The Detroit News
Correction: Tesla on Wednesday pushed back the quarter in which it would begin producing 5,000 Model 3 sedans per week to the second quarter of 2018. An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified the new target quarter. Tesla Inc. reported ...
The Chevy Bolt Outsold The Volt And Now It's AwkwardJalopnik

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Alexa can now control ChargePoint electric vehicle chargers - VentureBeat

Fri, 05/01/2018 - 1:46am

VentureBeat

Alexa can now control ChargePoint electric vehicle chargers
VentureBeat
Amazon's Alexa and ChargePoint, maker of hardware for electric vehicle charging at home and at stations around the world, have announced an integration that allows users of the AI assistant to charge their vehicle with their voice. With Alexa ...

Can The US Compete In The Electric Car War? - Nasdaq

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 11:29pm

Nasdaq

Can The US Compete In The Electric Car War?
Nasdaq
Recently, William Clay “Bill” Ford Jr., executive chairman of Ford Motor Co., said China was “at the heart” of the electric vehicle and the “mobility” movements. It was an interesting statement from the head of a company once identified as the heart ...

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North America and Europe Electric Vehicle Retail Strategies and Formats 2017-2025: Transform Dealership ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 10:27pm

North America and Europe Electric Vehicle Retail Strategies and Formats 2017-2025: Transform Dealership ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Electric vehicles are disrupting the industry with their unique value proposition. This has led various luxury OEMs to focus on expanding their EV product portfolio. Although battery electric vehicles and fuel cells are being touted as a sustainable ...

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Electric Vehicles This Week: Karnataka Govt. To Procure 640 EVs Under FAME India - Inc42 Media

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 8:58pm

Inc42 Media

Electric Vehicles This Week: Karnataka Govt. To Procure 640 EVs Under FAME India
Inc42 Media
A new year, a new dawn. 2018 is poised to usher in unprecedented technological disruption and innovation across all sectors. In the mobility industry, electric vehicles are currently one of the most buzzworthy topics. Beating major powers like the US ...

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Byton Autonomous Electric Vehicle To Debut At CES 2018 - NDTVAuto.com

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 8:34pm

NDTVAuto.com

Byton Autonomous Electric Vehicle To Debut At CES 2018
NDTVAuto.com
Electric vehicles and driverless vehicles are obviously going to change the entire global automotive industry over the coming years, but there's a change happening alongside that's perhaps just as big, or maybe even bigger. As well as all the ...
Chinese start-up shows future of electric cars with facial unlocking and smart featuresProfessional Engineering

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Modi government's e-car dream could soon come up against a challenge it can't overcome - Economic Times

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 5:31pm

Economic Times

Modi government's e-car dream could soon come up against a challenge it can't overcome
Economic Times
Hydrogen-powered fuel cells or any other alternative clean energy might prove to be better than electric cars. CNG, once considered the fuel of the future, has now become outdated. Fast-evolving technology can disrupt long-term policies. When future is ...

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More than half of Norway's new car sales now electric or hybrid, figures show - The Guardian

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 12:52pm

The Guardian

More than half of Norway's new car sales now electric or hybrid, figures show
The Guardian
The Norwegian Electric Vehicle Association welcomed the new statistics while calling for a continued state incentive: “The goal of 2025 is ambitious,” said its secretary general, Christina Bu. “We need to go from 21% market share to 100% in seven years ...
Why Drivers Overwhelmingly Choose To Lease Hybrid And Electric Cars Instead Of BuyingJalopnik
Norway powers ahead (electrically): over half new car sales now electric or hybridReuters
Most of Norway car sales hybrid, electricSBS
Electrek -Globalnews.ca -Practical Motoring
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Future Trends in Luxury Electric Vehicle Market in North America and Europe, 2016-2025 - PR Newswire (press release)

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 12:11pm

Future Trends in Luxury Electric Vehicle Market in North America and Europe, 2016-2025
PR Newswire (press release)
Stringent emission regulations have pushed luxury OEMs to electrify their offerings to adhere to the standards. Although battery electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids are being touted as sustainable alternative transportation solutions, low adoption ...

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Britain's electric car infrastructure needs a jolt - The Times

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 11:01am

The Times

Britain's electric car infrastructure needs a jolt
The Times
Britain installed 2,833 public electric vehicle charging points last year, but the country is still far behind its biggest European rivals. The number of charging points installed makes the UK the third fastest investor in electric car public ...

Tesla Model 3 sets cross-country electric vehicle record for $101, report says - The Mercury News

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 9:02am

The Mercury News

Tesla Model 3 sets cross-country electric vehicle record for $101, report says
The Mercury News
PALO ALTO — Tesla's $35,000 Model 3 sedan — the company's bid for mass-market scale — is having a slow start off the production line, but one just set a record for an electric vehicle driving across the U.S., according to a new report. Model 3 owner ...
Tesla Pushes Back Model 3 Manufacturing Forecast, AgainGreentech Media
Tesla's Model 3 volume production target pushed back againReuters
Tesla Model 3 numbers disappoint again, but Tesla says it's hit a strideArs Technica

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Electric car drivers are too smart to own electric cars (they lease instead) - The Australian Financial Review

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 8:46am

The Australian Financial Review

Electric car drivers are too smart to own electric cars (they lease instead)
The Australian Financial Review
Jeffrey Jablansky is the very model of a savvy electric-vehicle early adopter. He opted for a Chevrolet Bolt early last year, choosing a vehicle far ahead of all others by his preferred metric: electric range per dollar. But he never considered buying ...
New electric cars: Love it or lease it?CNET
Report: Electric Vehicle Drivers Prefer Leasing Over PurchasingHybrid Cars News
Here's why 80 percent of EV drivers prefer to lease rather than buyAutoweek

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Can The US Compete In The Electric Car War? - OilPrice.com

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 8:08am

OilPrice.com

Can The US Compete In The Electric Car War?
OilPrice.com
Recently, William Clay “Bill” Ford Jr., executive chairman of Ford Motor Co., said China was “at the heart” of the electric vehicle and the “mobility” movements. It was an interesting statement from the head of a company once identified as the heart ...

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