Ford Figures Out The Best Place For An Electric Charging Port

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Ford Figures Out The Best Place For An Electric Charging Port
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Ford thinks it’s finally figured out the best place to put the charging plug on an electric car: on the front grille, like the Nissan Leaf? On the pillar, like the Tesla? Or where the gas cap is supposed to be, like on the G-Wiz? Nope, to all of those: Ford believes that the charging… Continue Reading...

Ford Compiles List Of 25 Electric Vehicle Friendly Cities

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Ford Compiles List Of 25 Electric Vehicle Friendly Cities
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Ford has released a list of 25 cities in the United States that it labeled “electric vehicle-ready”, with the 20 initial roll-0ut markets for the Ford Focus E.V. listed, as well as 5 other cities, Baltimore, Dallas, Hartford, Honolulu and Charlotte. Ford declined to rank the cities, instead listing them in alphabetical order, but said… Continue Reading...

BP To Install 45 Charging Ports For EVs By March 2011

BP To Install 45 Charging Ports For EVs By March 2011
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BP is set to install charging ports at 45 gas stations across the United States, which will be able to charge a Nissan Leaf or Mitsubishi i-MEiV to 80% capacity in under 30 minutes. The charge stations use 480 volts rather than the 220 volts used in the home charging units. With the lower voltage,… Continue Reading...