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Neighborhood Electric Vehicle tax credit
August 20, 2019

Neighborhood Electric Vehicle tax credit

Update June 2016 — For updated information on the residential energy property credit, please see Energy Incentives for Individuals: Residential Property Updated Questions and Answers. For updated information on plug-in vehicles, please see Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit (IRC 30D). Q. How has the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 affected the…

Subaru Electric Vehicle
August 11, 2019

Subaru Electric Vehicle

By and Company plans to spend record $1.2 billion on R&D this year Looks to produce plug-in hybrid model next year, EV by 2021 Subaru Corp. is considering electric versions of its existing models for the carmaker’s first foray into the technology, as it joins peers around the world in pouring cash into battery-powered vehicles amid tightening emissions…

Electric Vehicle Symbol
August 6, 2019

Electric Vehicle Symbol

PDF Version Letter, 164KB PDF Version Attachments, 57KB You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the PDF on this page. Memorandum U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration Subject: INFORMATION: MUTCD — Interim Approval for Optional Use of an Alternative Electric Vehicle Charging General Service Symbol Sign Date: Jeffrey A. Lindley…

Columbia Electric Vehicles
August 1, 2019

Columbia Electric Vehicles

Columbia electric automobile Catalog #: 310, 575, Accession #: 123, 348 In collection From the Smithsonian Collection The accession memo for this automobile describes it as A Columbia electric buggy of about 1903-1906. This description reflects how many early automobile designs were firmly rooted in the carriage tradition. Although electric powered, this vehicle…

Cool Electric Vehicles
July 22, 2019

Cool Electric Vehicles

Get today s popular Digital Trends articles in your inbox: A decade ago, the idea of driving an electric car seemed inconceivable to most Americans, but these cars with plugs are definitely here to stay. Technological improvements, stricter emissions standards, and changes in consumer tastes are driving electric cars further into the mainstream, and while they…

Ontario Electric Vehicle Rebate
August 12, 2018

Ontario Electric Vehicle Rebate

The government of Ontario offers Up To , off the purchase of an electric car, up to $1, off the purchase and installation of a home charging station and a green license plate that allows drivers to use high-occupancy vehicle/toll (HOV/HOT) lanes when driving alone. The amount each car receives is based on four factors: 1. battery size, 2. number of passengers…

Lexus Electric Vehicle
July 28, 2018

Lexus Electric Vehicle

Lexus is once again taking aim at plug-in vehicles by emphasizing the perceived challenges of recharging batteries, rather than simply filling up with gas or hydrogen. Only this time, Toyota s luxury division appears to be zigging while everyone else is zagging. Of course, the nameplate can use all the help it can get when it comes to hybrid sales. First highlighted…

Electric Utility Vehicles
July 23, 2018

Electric Utility Vehicles

The program will help the city meet its goal of reaching energy neutrality, while also helping the state meet its renewable energy standard. Burlington s offer is one of several high-dollar rebates utilities have recently advertised to incentivize electric vehicle adoption. Two utilities in Hawaii and one in Kansas offered rebates up to $10, .​ Dive Insight:…

Light Electric Vehicle Technology
July 13, 2018

Light Electric Vehicle Technology

Currently available electric-drive vehicles (EDV) in the U.S market include hybrid electric vehicles (HEV), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV), battery electric vehicles (BEV) and fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEV). Plug-in Vehicles (PEV) include both PHEV and BEV. HEVs debuted in the U.S. market in December 1 with 17 sales of the first-generation Honda…

Human Powered Electric Vehicle
July 8, 2018

Human Powered Electric Vehicle

The prototype Raht Racer – Raht standing for Recumbent Human Automobile Transit With their sleek shells providing both protection from the elements and an aerodynamic advantage over bicycles, human-powered velomobiles do offer an intriguing alternative to cars. Unfortunately, though, they can t go as fast as automobiles, meaning that they often still have to…

Electric Vehicle tax credit Lease
June 28, 2018

Electric Vehicle tax credit Lease

As for rebates and incentives, there s a $2, 500 Incremental CCR incentive through GM Financial (CA or OR only). Given how Bolt EV qualifies for the full $7, 500 federal tax credit, we frankly expected the CCR to be higher. But it looks like GM is passing only a fraction of that amount to lessees - and using the rest to inflate the residuals (which also lowers…

Electric 4x4 Vehicles
June 17, 2018

Electric 4x4 Vehicles

The Alkè XT420E 4x4 vehicle is among the first electric vehicles with 4WD and excellent performance. Electric 4x4 vehicles XT420E Electric vehicle XT420E with permanent 4-wheel drive The electric 4WD vehicle XT420E is the fruit of Alkè’s 12 years’ experience in the electric off-road vehicle sector. The XT420E and XT420EL are flag-ship models in the XT range…

Electric Vehicle Lease Deals
June 12, 2018

Electric Vehicle Lease Deals

Here are the lease deals currently listed on their manufacturers websites at or near $199 per month. Although all were featured as of June 6, 2017, some aren t available in all regions of the United States. For comparison s sake, we ve calculated the total cost of each lease to completion and further calculated the cost per mile, assuming that you ve used the…

Kia Electric Vehicle
April 12, 2018

Kia Electric Vehicle

When the Kia Soul EV hit the market in October 2014, it promised a fresh alternative to the small hatchback electric cars on the market. It offered a slightly larger cabin wrapped in a charming iconoclastic design. More importantly, its 27 kilowatt-hour battery pack provided about a dozen more miles on a charge than what the the Nissan LEAF and Ford Focus Electric…

Range of Electric Vehicles
March 28, 2018

Range of Electric Vehicles

The strongest and also the most often used negative argument against electric cars is their limited range and the need for frequent and especially unexpected charging. According to the German psychologists led by Dr. Thomas Frank this is just an unfounded dogma, irrational in its own way. Text: The everyday use of the electric car gets, among ordinary consumers…

What is Electric Vehicle?
March 18, 2018

What is Electric Vehicle?

A new study by consulting firm Arthur D. Little (ADL) claims that the benefits of electric cars, both environmental and economic, are lower than others, including UCS, have shown. However, the differences are largely due to questionable assumptions about battery replacements and the use of electric vehicles as a gasoline car replacement. What they get right EVs…

Chrysler Electric Vehicles
March 8, 2018

Chrysler Electric Vehicles

The initial prototypes include the Dodge EV, which is a fully electric vehicle based on a Lotus Europa that has been modified structurally for the technology (do all EVs now have to be built from Lotuses?). The two-seater has a range of 150 to 200 miles on electricity alone (it has a 268-hp electric-drive motor to drive the wheels, a lithium-ion battery system…

Electric Vehicle Concepts
February 26, 2018

Electric Vehicle Concepts

Swedish automaker Volvo unveiled today two new concepts based on its Compact Modular Architecture (CMA). The new platform was developed to support all-electric and hybrid powertrains. The battery-powered version of the concepts are expected to achieve around 215 miles on a single charge. The designs of the two new concepts are stunning and refreshing after what…

Electrical Recreational Vehicles
February 16, 2018

Electrical Recreational Vehicles

The RVIA Standards Department serves as administrator of the RVIA inspection program based on the adopted standards for construction of recreational vehicles and park model RVs. The Standards Department has maintained as its primary goal the enhancement of safety through the monitoring of the member manufacturer s pledge to build units to these adopted standards…

Working Principle of Electric Vehicle
February 11, 2018

Working Principle of Electric Vehicle

With the ever-increasing fuel problems, it has become necessary for people to use better forms of energy to drive their cars. This is what has resulted in the modern day electric cars. They are known to be very efficient and consume much less energy making is one of the environmentally friendly automobiles. This idea of using electric cars was necessitated by…

Electric Vehicle Testing
February 1, 2018

Electric Vehicle Testing

As the automotive industry advances power conversion and battery technologies, Chroma has been actively working to improve electric vehicle (EV) testing performance and cost by developing flexible automated power conversion test platforms and regenerative battery test systems. Chroma ATE is a world leading manufacturer of precision test and measurement instrumentation…

Pros and Cons of Electric Vehicles
January 22, 2018

Pros and Cons of Electric Vehicles

Quiet and Quick It only takes one ride in a battery-powered car to understand the improved ride quality of an EV compared to a vehicle using a petroleum-powered internal combustion engine. An electric car is very quiet and very smooth. It makes most regular cars seem clunky and outdated. What surprises people more is the high torque (axle-twisting power) offered…

Electric Vehicles Introduction
January 17, 2018

Electric Vehicles Introduction

Global: Especially where they replace inefficient and obsolete fossil fuel vehicles, electric vehicles have the potential to significantly decrease the greenhouse gas emissions associated with urban transport. This benefit is particularly great in the case of Colombo and its suburbs, where a significant proportion of the electricity mix is generated from non-emitting…

The best care for your car
November 26, 2017

The best care for your car

In our time it is difficult to find a person who does not use a car. The quantity of private transport is constantly growing, and it is not uncommon if every adult family member has his or her own car. Now there is a large selection of types of cars, everyone will find something that he likes. If you need speed, you will choose a sports car, if you are engaged…

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