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 |  Jul 21 2014, 11:45 AM

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Europe’s counterpart to the Chevrolet Volt is slated for discontinuation.

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 |  Jul 15 2014, 9:46 PM

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Tesla’s “affordable” third generation sedan might have a name to run with instead of being called the Model E.

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 |  Jul 09 2014, 10:37 AM

2014 Nissan LEAF™

Owners of the all-electric Nissan Leaf currently have access to 2,600 free charging stations across the US, and the company says that number is set to grow. 

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 |  Jun 13 2014, 10:02 AM

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Executives from BMW and Tesla met on Wednesday to strategize on how best to encourage electric car adoption.

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 |  Jun 12 2014, 10:15 AM

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Tesla might be readying an even bigger version of the already large Model S sedan that will arrive later this year.

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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 28 2014, 9:38 AM

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Standard & Poor’s issued Tesla a “B-” corporate credit rating yesterday.

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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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 |  Apr 23 2014, 1:32 PM

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You might be surprised by the brands that fared best in a new study examining how knowledgeable dealership sales staff are about plug-in hybrid vehicles.

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 |  Apr 07 2014, 2:28 PM

2011 Chevrolet Volt

Chevrolet is expected to diversify its Volt nameplate with a successor to the current car along with an electric-only variant with a shorter driving range. 

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 |  Apr 02 2014, 8:49 AM

vw golf gte

In the future, Volkswagen’s electric cars won’t even need to be plugged in.

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 |  Mar 28 2014, 8:33 AM

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Cadillac’s extended range electric car has barely been on sale long enough for people to realize it’s available, and it’s already being recalled.

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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

Electric Vehicle Chevy Volt

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 20 2014, 8:21 AM

Volkswagen Golf GTE

Set to sit beside the GTI and GTD, Volkswagen revealed a plug-in hybrid version of its more performance-oriented Golf.

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 |  Feb 10 2014, 11:02 AM

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What might have seemed like the most impractical part of the upcoming Tesla Model X crossover will make it through to series production.

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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

hyundai-electric-vehicle

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

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 |  Jan 23 2014, 12:41 PM

FIA Formula E RacecarFormula E is the FIA’s electric racing series and the global organization just announced that its new headquarters will be located at Donington Park Racing Circuit in the United Kingdom.

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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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