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 |  Jul 31 2014, 7:30 PM

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Automakers are requesting a delay for mandated pedestrian-alert systems in hybrids and electric vehicles.

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 |  Jun 05 2014, 9:02 AM

Guilt-Free Transportation


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Thinking of going green with your daily commute? There are dozens of options available in today’s market for an eco-friendly car and if you’re curious on which ones are greenest, you’ve come to the right place.

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 |  May 29 2014, 8:32 AM

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BMW believes that China is the place to be in the future with electric vehicles.

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 |  May 20 2014, 6:02 PM

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Toyota will forgo further development in pure electric vehicles in search of what it sees as more promising alternative fuel vehicles.

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 |  May 07 2014, 9:01 PM

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Expect more range and mainstream styling when the next-generation Nissan Leaf arrives.

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 |  May 07 2014, 1:32 PM

Tesla Model E Trademark Dropped

When Tesla’s more affordable electric car reaches consumers, it won’t come with the previously expected Model E name.

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 |  Apr 30 2014, 8:32 AM

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Tesla ultimately wants its vehicle owners to never experience range anxiety while on the road thanks to its “Supercharger” stations.

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 |  Mar 28 2014, 7:43 AM

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Sales of electrified vehicles are picking up steam and in doing so they’re making an impact on America’s consumption of fossil fuel.

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 |  Mar 27 2014, 1:02 PM

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Many automakers offer electric cars, but it’s rare to see one at your local dealership or on the road. The reason, it turns out, is due to government regulations. Continue Reading…

 |  Feb 26 2014, 7:35 PM

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Tesla will directly invest $2 billion into its new Gigafactory while its partners will contribute another $2 to 3 billion to the project.

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 |  Feb 25 2014, 3:32 PM

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Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed an advanced simulation that projects future emissions in the United States and the results of this study are surprising.

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 |  Feb 09 2014, 10:01 AM

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Shortly after Tesla announced that it had completed its Supercharger network from Los Angeles to New York, a pair of Model S sedans began their coast-to-coast journey.

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 |  Jan 24 2014, 11:00 AM

2014 BMW All-Electric i3 Press Drive.

The CEO of BMW North America believes that the new i3 is the most advanced EV when it comes to how the car is produced, contrary to statements made by Tesla CEO Elon Musk.  

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 |  Jan 24 2014, 8:02 AM

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A new study finds that more electric vehicle buyers made their choice for environmental reasons than for gas mileage.

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 |  Jan 23 2014, 2:46 PM

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Hyundai will be bringing an all-new electric vehicle to the U.S. market within three years.

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 |  Jan 22 2014, 4:31 PM

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Nissan and FedEX Express have teamed up to put the Japanese automaker’s all-electric e-NV200 to the test in real world conditions in Washington, D.C.

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 |  Jan 08 2014, 3:56 PM

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Following a massive price cut last year, Nissan has kept things steady this year for its electric Leaf.

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 |  Jan 06 2014, 3:01 PM

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Sales of plug-in vehicles reached an all-time high last year with around 96,050 units moved off the lots, an impressive increase compared to 2012′s figure of 53,172.

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 |  Dec 19 2013, 9:02 AM

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Gas-powered vehicles will remain dominant on the road in 2040 according to a report by the U.S. Energy Information Agency.

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 |  Dec 04 2013, 10:32 AM

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According to BMW’s head of marketing, the partnership between BMW and Toyota has already led to “big steps” in battery technology for electric vehicles.

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 |  Nov 30 2013, 11:01 AM

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According to a recent report, Chevrolet Volt owners are driving more electric-only miles than owners of the fully-electric Nissan Leaf.

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 |  Nov 29 2013, 5:01 PM

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Nissan is currently testing its new “Vehicle-to-Building” technology, which allows up to six Nissan Leaf electric vehicles to be connected to and provide electricity to a building’s power distribution board.

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 |  Nov 25 2013, 6:02 PM

Electric-Vehicle-Prices-Main-ArtElectric vehicles face many hurdles compared to their conventional, internal-combustion-powered counterparts. Consumers are generally unfamiliar with them plus they have range-related issues, but that’s not all; pricing is also a problem for new-vehicle shoppers.

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 |  Nov 24 2013, 11:01 AM

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According to a recent survey, 95 percent of U.S. car shoppers aren’t aware of state and local subsidies, rebates and other incentives related to plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles.

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