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 |  Aug 07 2013, 7:23 PM

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Tesla Motors released financial details from its second quarter today to post a net income loss of $30.5 million or 26 cents per common share.

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 |  Aug 07 2013, 9:02 AM

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Model S owners will soon have access to improved connectivity features lending greater flexibility to their cars.

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 |  Jul 31 2013, 5:31 PM

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In an effort to help boost electric vehicle sales, Japanese automakers have teamed up to increase the number of charging stations in Japan. 

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 |  Jul 29 2013, 3:30 PM

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Early aggregate data gathered from the MyFord Mobile app shows that Ford plug-in hybrid vehicles are being driven in electric-only mode 60 percent of the time.

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 |  Jul 25 2013, 2:03 PM

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Can charging an electric car cause a disruption in your neighborhood’s power distribution? For a few Canadians, the answer is yes. 

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 |  Jul 24 2013, 9:36 AM

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BMW’s i3 electric car wasn’t meant to be unveiled until next Monday, but images of the sub-compact EV just leaked.

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 |  Jul 22 2013, 12:32 PM

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Telsa Motors has purchased a 35-acre piece of land adjacent to its manufacturing facility in Fremont, Calif.

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 |  Jul 22 2013, 6:03 AM

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Is it the “ultimate (electric) driving” machine? Perhaps not, but the BMW i3 promises to be the BMW of EVs and will retail for $42,275.

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 |  Jul 16 2013, 8:32 AM

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Good news for Tesla continues to stack up, as a recent study shows that the Roadster’s battery life is stronger than originally expected, even by the automaker.

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 |  Jul 15 2013, 10:02 AM

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Nissan’s hack-and-slash pricing policy for the Leaf electric vehicle is working well. In fact, it might be working too well.

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 |  Jul 13 2013, 2:07 PM

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When it comes to popular electric vehicles in America, the Mitsubishi i-MiEV isn’t exactly one of them, with overall weak sales since its debut.

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 |  Jul 11 2013, 1:32 PM

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Production of the Tesla Model S luxury sedan is above the 400 unit-per-week mark, CEO Elon Musk says.

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 |  Jul 11 2013, 1:02 PM

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Expect  the number of fuel efficient vehicles offered by General Motors grow in the next four years.

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 |  Jul 10 2013, 2:02 PM

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Ford will slash the price of its unpopular Focus EV in the hopes that a smaller sticker will bait new buyers. 

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 |  Jul 09 2013, 3:03 PM

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The latest in a string of good news for Tesla Motors came in two parts today.

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 |  Jul 09 2013, 8:02 AM

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With the production debut of the BMW i3 coming later this month, reports indicate that the car will start around $34,500 in the U.S., and that it will arrive next January.

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 |  Jul 08 2013, 8:20 PM

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Nissan has announced that it’ll be adding quick-charging stations for its Leaf electric vehicle at over 100 U.S. Leaf-certified dealerships.

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 |  Jul 05 2013, 10:45 AM

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Thirst for luxury products in China is strong. So strong, in fact, that it outweighs the limitations associated with owning an electric car.

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 |  Jul 03 2013, 12:02 PM

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Incentives and price cuts boosted electric vehicle sales in June.

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 |  Jul 02 2013, 10:02 PM

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A Tesla fan-created petition asking the government to allow the American automaker to sell directly to consumers has reached the necessary 100,000 signatures to get the White House to take a look.

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 |  Jul 02 2013, 10:16 AM

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Honda and General Motors announced today that they have signed a partnership to collaborate on hydrogen fuel cell technology.

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 |  Jun 30 2013, 9:02 AM

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One of the biggest complaints with electric vehicles today is range anxiety, or the lack of being able to charge your vehicle on a long trip.

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 |  Jun 28 2013, 10:02 AM

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A Tesla fan is petitioning the White House stop requiring cars to be sold through third-party dealers.

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 |  Jun 27 2013, 12:01 AM

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ACAL Energy, a company in the U.K., said today that its hydrogen fuel cell system passed 10,000 hours of testing and can reduce the cost of a fuel cell by 20 percent. 

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