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Sandoval envisions Nevada setting pace with electric vehicle charging stations - News3LV

Sun, 10/09/2017 - 2:08pm

News3LV

Sandoval envisions Nevada setting pace with electric vehicle charging stations
News3LV
Brian Sandoval says he can envision a day when electric vehicle charging stations are as common as gas stations along Nevada freeways. For electric vehicle drivers, the charging station is their lifeline. Unlike a gas station, they're not on every corner.

Crowds plug into electric vehicle event in Regina - CBC.ca

Sun, 10/09/2017 - 11:03am

CBC.ca

Crowds plug into electric vehicle event in Regina
CBC.ca
Crowds in Regina were revved up with excitement for electric cars this weekend. On Saturday, Electric Mobility Canada hosted the 3rd annual national drive electric week event in the Queen City. "It's something that's going on around the world right now ...

Hybrid and electric vehicle fee is harassment - Madison.com

Sun, 10/09/2017 - 9:15am

Hybrid and electric vehicle fee is harassment
Madison.com
I am at a loss for words -- wait, I found one: "harrassment.” It's a noun meaning "aggressive pressure or intimidation." Its synonyms are "persecution, intimidation, pressure, force, coercion." Are electric and hybrid car owners being persecuted for ...

Electric Cars Coming Quickly, Will Disrupt Bunch Of Industries, JP Morgan Forecasts - CleanTechnica

Sun, 10/09/2017 - 8:55am

CleanTechnica

Electric Cars Coming Quickly, Will Disrupt Bunch Of Industries, JP Morgan Forecasts
CleanTechnica
By now, everyone who's paying attention understands that fossil fuel vehicles are going to be replaced by electric vehicles. However, there's a wide gulf of disagreement about the timeline. Those who make their living in the oil and auto industries ...

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No energy for electric cars from government staffers - Toronto Sun

Sun, 10/09/2017 - 8:37am

Toronto Sun

No energy for electric cars from government staffers
Toronto Sun
Not only is the Ontario government failing to convince regular folks to purchase an electric vehicle, it can't even get its own staff to buy in. According to figures obtained by the Toronto Sun through a Freedom of Information request, a mere 4.16% of ...

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The potential social cost of a 100% electric vehicle vision: 1.5 million jobs - Economic Times

Sun, 10/09/2017 - 4:44am

Economic Times

The potential social cost of a 100% electric vehicle vision: 1.5 million jobs
Economic Times
On the back of the success achieved in ensuring better electricity generation coupled with the need to have paying customers for this electricity, the government has readied a plan to install charging infrastructure for electric cars. If this plan ...

China to Ban Sale of Fossil Fuel Cars in Electric Vehicle Push - Bloomberg

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 10:44pm

Bloomberg

China to Ban Sale of Fossil Fuel Cars in Electric Vehicle Push
Bloomberg
China will set a deadline for automakers to end sales of fossil-fuel powered vehicles, a move aimed at pushing companies to speed efforts in developing electric vehicles for the world's biggest auto market. Xin Guobin, the vice minister of industry and ...

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Mazda Would Like To Remind You All That Electric Cars Are Often Coal-Powered Cars - Jalopnik

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 7:53am

Jalopnik

Mazda Would Like To Remind You All That Electric Cars Are Often Coal-Powered Cars
Jalopnik
Though “controlling the minds” may be a bit strong, Hirose makes a good point here about how many people assume electric cars are definitely much cleaner than vehicles using internal combustion engines. But to know that for sure, Hirose says, you've ...
While everyone was fixated on electric cars, Mazda quietly revolutionized an older technologyMarkets Insider

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Six leading car makers seek to electrify e-vehicle plan - Economic Times

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 4:46am

Economic Times

Six leading car makers seek to electrify e-vehicle plan
Economic Times
"With battery costs coming down, in five years the capital costs of an electric vehicle with an acceptable range will be lower than that of a petrol vehicle... But if we wait, India will import most EV sub-systems and batteries instead of oil ...

This Week in the Future of Cars: Rebuild and Revive - WIRED

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 2:01am

WIRED

This Week in the Future of Cars: Rebuild and Revive
WIRED
Maybe it's the long Labor Day weekend talking here, but this week's car news felt all about recovery. Houston digs out after Harvey's devastation and finds its primary mover—private automobiles—wallowing in muck. Nissan reveals its new, less ugly ...
An infrastructure for charging electric vehicles takes shapeThe Economist
Goal for 2018 Nissan Leaf: double sales of new electric carGreen Car Reports

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Electric to kill off petrol cars in less than a decade | Daily Telegraph - Daily Telegraph

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 12:06am

Electric to kill off petrol cars in less than a decade | Daily Telegraph
Daily Telegraph
FOR more than 100 years car manufacturers have relied on the simplicity of burning fuel within a combustion chamber to power vehicles.

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India's all-electric-cars target: Bumps on the way of Nitin Gadkari's bulldozer - Economic Times

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 9:31pm

Economic Times

India's all-electric-cars target: Bumps on the way of Nitin Gadkari's bulldozer
Economic Times
India is making a record of sorts. It is for the first time the country will see a reform without a lag with the advanced countries. While the advanced world moves towards replacing fossil-fuel vehicles with electric ones, India wants to take a leap ...
Memo to Nitin Gadkari: Shift to e-vehicles won't happen at gun point, govt needs to handhold auto firmsFirstpost
Petrol, diesel cars to face music: GadkariTimes of India

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Uber: London drivers must use hybrid or fully electric cars from 2020 - The Guardian

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 9:28pm

The Guardian

Uber: London drivers must use hybrid or fully electric cars from 2020
The Guardian
Uber drivers will be banned from using vehicles that are not a hybrid or fully electric in London from 2020, as part of a plan to help tackle illegal levels of air pollution in the capital. While hybrids such as the Toyota Prius have become synonymous ...
Uber announces 'clean air' fund and switch to electric cars in UKFinancial Times
Uber pledges to make all UberX cars in London electric or hybrid by 2019VentureBeat

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JSW Energy zooms 10% as firm seen gaining from electric vehicles push - Economic Times

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 7:30pm

Economic Times

JSW Energy zooms 10% as firm seen gaining from electric vehicles push
Economic Times
According to an earlier report by ET, Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy is diversifying into electric car manufacturing and aims to roll out its first such vehicle by 2020. For this, the Mumbai-headquartered group has earmarked Rs 3,500-4,000 crore as ...

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Future Hobart buildings could require electric vehicle charging points - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 5:41pm

NEWS.com.au

Future Hobart buildings could require electric vehicle charging points
NEWS.com.au
Ald Harvey had asked whether large or multiple dwelling developments in Hobart should be “future-proofed” by requiring the installation of electric vehicle charging points. He said it was about ensuring Hobart developments were prepared for the future.

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Future Hobart buildings could require electric vehicle charging ... - The Mercury

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 5:37pm

The Mercury

Future Hobart buildings could require electric vehicle charging ...
The Mercury
FUTURE large or multiple dwelling developments in Hobart could be required to contain electric vehicle charging points. The Hobart City Council will propose ...

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Electric vehicles: Getting over the 'range anxiety' - BBC News

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 1:01pm

BBC News

Electric vehicles: Getting over the 'range anxiety'
BBC News
The first minister has set a target for new petrol and diesel vehicles to be phased out in Scotland by 2032. Nicola Sturgeon made the announcement as part of her programme for government for 2017-18. More people are buying electric vehicles, but there ...

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Electric vehicles: Getting over the 'range anxiety' - BBC News

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 1:01pm

BBC News

Electric vehicles: Getting over the 'range anxiety'
BBC News
The first minister has set a target for new petrol and diesel vehicles to be phased out in Scotland by 2032. Nicola Sturgeon made the announcement as part of her programme for government for 2017-18. More people are buying electric vehicles, but there ...

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BMW revives electric-vehicle push with low-slung 'i' sedan - Australian Business Traveller

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 12:07pm

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BMW revives electric-vehicle push with low-slung 'i' sedan
Australian Business Traveller
BMW will add a low-slung electric sedan to its stalled “i” sub-brand, part of plans to accelerate the rollout of battery-powered cars to counter Tesla Inc. The four-door model, kept under wraps as BMW showed journalists around its Munich design ...
BMW readies mass production of electric cars, 12 models by 2025CNBC
BMW gears up to mass produce electric cars by 2020Reuters
BMW to offer 12 fully electric car models by 2025TechCrunch
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Washington to spend $1m on electric-vehicle charging stations - Seattle Times

Fri, 08/09/2017 - 4:16am

Seattle Times

Washington to spend $1m on electric-vehicle charging stations
Seattle Times
Washington is spending $1 million to help build electric-vehicle charging stations, including along Interstate 5 between Everett and Chehalis; I-90 east of Snoqualmie Pass, interstates 82 and 182, and Highway 395 to connect the Tri Cities area with I-90.

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