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Alternative Electric Vehicles
October 6, 2017

Alternative Electric Vehicles

The Title XVII innovative clean energy projects loan program (Title XVII) provides loan guarantees to accelerate the deployment of innovative clean energy technology. Loan guarantees are made to qualified projects and applicants who apply for funding in response to open technology-specific solicitations. On June 21, 2016, LPO published a supplement to its existing…

Electric All Terrain Vehicle
September 14, 2017

Electric All Terrain Vehicle

It’s not quite the electric vehicle we were expecting from Nikola Motor Company but this rough-and-tumble buggy is actually the American startup’s first product. It’s called the Nikola Zero, and it’s a pure electric UTV (Utility Task Vehicle) whose battery has a reasonably-sized capacity of 72 kilowatt-hours. We have our doubts because within weeks of announcing…

Custom Electric Vehicles
August 15, 2017

Custom Electric Vehicles

After just 1.5 years in existence, Dutch grocery delivery startup Picnic has nabbed a historically large Series B funding round to roll out their service to the whole of the Netherlands. The 100 million euro round came from four Dutch family funds, NPM Capital, De Hoge Dennen, Hoyberg, and Finci, and dwarfs the Series B of companies like Uber ($37mm) and Snapchat…

Ford Focus Electric Vehicle
July 28, 2017

Ford Focus Electric Vehicle

Such is the reality of driving an EV in a world with an infrastructural focus—no pun intended—on hydrocarbons. Aerodynamic drag grows exponentially, so as soon as any electric vehicle hits freeway speed the driver can watch the projected range drop faster than the miles pass by. Likewise, a few bursts of maximum acceleration will put an outsize dent in the remaining…

Bosch EV Electric Vehicle
June 20, 2014

Bosch EV Electric Vehicle

The Bosch Power Max is the manufacturer-recommended Level 2 240V charging station for multiple electric vehicle manufacturers in North America. Power Max is available in multiple power output and charging cable length options to meet your charging needs. A minimalist, compact design and user-friendly operation easily integrate to your home. Installation Ask your…

Electric Vehicles on the Market
July 14, 2014

Electric Vehicles on the Market

Innovation in electric vehicles (EVs) and EV charging, supported by a dynamic marketplace and sound public policy, has fueled record-breaking EV adoption over the past year. In 2016, U.S. sales of EVs rose by 37 percent, and that pace continued in January, which saw a 70 percent year over year increase compared to last year. As we look to 2017, policymakers should…

Tax Incentives for Electric Vehicles
October 3, 2014

Tax Incentives for Electric Vehicles

The dream of owning an electric vehicle (EV) is fast becoming more feasible for many consumers. The reality of reducing carbon emissions, saving the environment and purchasing an electric vehicle may not be a dream. Now’s the time to go green with incentives you can’t pass up on the Nissan LEAF®. Xcel Energy customers can purchase a Nissan LEAF by June 30, 2017…

Electric Vehicle tax Incentives
May 16, 2015

Electric Vehicle tax Incentives

General Motors has already sold about 100, credit-eligible vehicles, so prospective Bolt owners might want to act fast if that $7, 500 tax credit is a deal-breaker. Chevrolet Automakers releasing electric vehicles like to talk about post-incentive pricing. After all, who wouldn t jump at the chance to knock up to $7, 500 off a car s price? The US government…

Two-Wheeled Electric Vehicle
May 10, 2017

Two-Wheeled Electric Vehicle

Vincent Chan, a designer at Body Glove, has his own idea for a single-seater, two-wheeled EV: the Citi.Transmitter, a modular EV with a master unit–containing the driver, battery, and motor–that can be attached to any number of slave units. According to Inhabitat, the reference design for the vehicle is GM and Segway’s Project P.U.M.A, a two-wheeler prototype…

Electric Vehicles International
June 27, 2016

Electric Vehicles International

View Caption Hide Caption Officials ceremonially plug a Tesla into an electric vehicle charger at Hartsfield-Jackson s international terminal. Credit: Henry Taylor Hartsfield-Jackson International has installed 102 electric vehicle charging spaces, a $1.3 million investment that Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed called part of his effort to have “one of the greenest airports…

Star Electric Vehicles
February 3, 2017

Star Electric Vehicles

State lawmakers may take back some of the money that Minnesota electric vehicle owners are saving by not having to pay a gasoline tax. Bills in the House and Senate would impose an annual surcharge of $75 to $85 on vehicles that are all-electric and plug-in hybrids based on electric motors. Gasoline-electric hybrids would be exempt. The move would bring Minnesota…

Electric Utility Vehicle Australia
February 17, 2014

Electric Utility Vehicle Australia

Although bounding ahead on distributed renewables and battery storage, Australia’s uptake of electric vehicles remains stalled, all but going in reverse thanks to a combination of narrow product choice, a lack of emissions standards for vehicles, and few if any incentives for consumers to plug in to the future. Last year, a total of just 219 fully electric cars…

Electric off Road Utility Vehicles
April 6, 2014

Electric off Road Utility Vehicles

Off road utility vehicles for goods transport, can face up to 35% slopes, technology and power at your service. Off-road electric utility vehicles Off-road utility vehicles Alkè ATX on a mule track on Mount Cervino. 2-wheel drive off-road vehicles couldn’t be left out of the Alke range for work in the most extreme conditions. Today, even electric vehicles can…

Polaris Electric Vehicles
May 7, 2017

Polaris Electric Vehicles

Unplugging your work ATV from the wall outlet might feel odd to many, but it’s becoming quite common in some work circles. Whether to meet increasing environmental standards or just to be as stealthy as possible for recreational purposes, electric vehicles (EV) have found favor with landscapers and municipal fleet managers over the last few years. One of the…

Southern California Edison Electric Vehicle
June 24, 2017

Southern California Edison Electric Vehicle

ROSEMEAD > Southern California Edison is looking to increase the number of public electric vehicle charging stations in California by 16 percent. The investor-owned utility received approval in January from the California Public Utilities Commission to spend $22 million to offset the cost of installing 1, 500 public charging stations at workplaces and…

Smith Electric Vehicles
November 11, 2016

Smith Electric Vehicles

Tanfield Group, which owns 5.76% of share capital in the electric truck firm, said: “In August 2016, the board of Smith stated that it planned to centralise its operations in the United States while retaining a presence in the UK as a branch of Smith USA Corp, but due to a lack of funding, it recently ceased all activity in both the United States and the UK.”…

Electric Commuter Vehicle
June 3, 2017

Electric Commuter Vehicle

Metro Rideshare Operations furthers innovative public transportation with 100% electric, zero-emission vehicles (EVs) known as metropools . Twenty new five-passenger Nissan LEAFs are added to the Commuter Van Program. To support the EV effort, the Department of Transportation is installing 54 public-access electric charging stations in buildings and at transportation…

Diesel Electric Vehicle
December 24, 2016

Diesel Electric Vehicle

WOLFSBURG, Germany – At first glance, the Volkswagen XL1 is like any other supercar. It’s long and low — lower, even, than a Lamborghini Aventador — with the same alluring blend of science and art and physics. Getting in requires opening gullwing doors and oh-so-carefully climbing over a wide carbon fiber sill before sliding into a carbon fiber seat with just…

Government Incentives for plug-in Electric Vehicles
July 24, 2015

Government Incentives for plug-in Electric Vehicles

Electric cars represent a cleaner, greener way to use everyday transport. But they also offer compelling financial incentives for business and personal purchasers. These benefits include: 100% First Year Allowance (FYA) The First Year Allowance is claimable for up to 100% of the cost of qualifying low emission and electric cars, including Tesla Model S (electric…