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Tesla to start Model 3 production, admits Model X shortcomings - USA TODAY

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 10:31pm

USA TODAY

Tesla to start Model 3 production, admits Model X shortcomings
USA TODAY
Tesla will begin production of its first mass-market electric vehicle this month, CEO Elon Musk said, meeting an ambitious goal that was widely questioned in the auto industry. But the Silicon Valley tech company also warned Monday that a "severe ...
Tesla says its Model 3 electric 'car for the masses' will go on sale FridayNOLA.com
Tesla boosted ahead of Model 3 electric car launchBBC News
Here comes Tesla's mainstream electric carTechCentral
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Company is modding street lights into electric vehicle chargers - Boing Boing

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 10:14pm

Boing Boing

Company is modding street lights into electric vehicle chargers
Boing Boing
Andrea James / 5:08 am Mon. Company is modding street lights into electric vehicle chargers · Ubitricity is a nifty little company that modifies existing electric street lamps into charging stations for electric cars. Read the rest · SHARE / TWEET / 0 ...

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Company is modding street lights into electric vehicle chargers - Boing Boing

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 10:14pm

Boing Boing

Company is modding street lights into electric vehicle chargers
Boing Boing
The simple and very commonplace lamp post will soon become a ubiquitous charge point for electric cars. They charge at about 5 kW, or 16 amps, not super fast but overnight charging is all most drivers need. Ubitricity is a German based company who've ...

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Honda And Hitachi Automotive Announce Joint Venture For Electric Vehicle Motors - NDTVAuto.com

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 9:20pm

Autocar

Honda And Hitachi Automotive Announce Joint Venture For Electric Vehicle Motors
NDTVAuto.com
Honda Motor Company and Hitachi Automotive Systems have announced a joint venture to design and manufacture electric motors for electric vehicles in the future. The JV could help Honda increase electric car production and offer models in countries like ...
Honda, Hitachi start electric vehicle motor companyBellefontaine Examiner
Honda and Hitachi invest £34 million into new electric car companyAutocar

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California pursues electric car incentives - Arkansas Online

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 5:10pm

Arkansas Online

California pursues electric car incentives
Arkansas Online
The federal tax credit for electric car purchases has an end in sight, but California doesn't want demand for the zero-emissions vehicles to meet the same fate. The state, long a champion of electric cars, is considering a bill to provide rebates to ...

Plugged In: Collaborating to Win With Electric Vehicles - BRINK

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 3:10pm

BRINK

Plugged In: Collaborating to Win With Electric Vehicles
BRINK
Challenges to electric vehicles include the current low cost of fossil fuels, the recent protectionist and nationalistic leanings of some governments and interest groups, and the limited willingness of automobile manufacturers and suppliers to partner ...

Woman gives birth in electric vehicle - Gisborne Herald

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 8:45am

Gisborne Herald

Woman gives birth in electric vehicle
Gisborne Herald
FORMER Gisborne woman Karen Wiggins (nee Masemann) made national news over the weekend after she gave birth in the front seat of the family's electric car. Andrew and Karen Wiggins' third child was born on the way to Wellington Hospital last week, ...

How the electric car became the future of transportation - Business Insider

Mon, 03/07/2017 - 12:07am

Business Insider

How the electric car became the future of transportation
Business Insider
After several production delays, Elon Musk officially launched the much anticipated Tesla Model X Crossover SUV.Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. The potential of electric cars is greater now than ever before. Traditional automakers including General ...
Tesla's Focus Means Victory Versus Complacent Mainstream In Electric Cars, Analyst SaysForbes
This Well-Known Company's Sales Could Nearly Triple Within 2 YearsMotley Fool
It Won't Be Long Before Your Tesla Pays For ItselfInsideEVs
Zacks Investment Research
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California bill would make electric cars cheaper at time of purchase - The Columbian

Sun, 02/07/2017 - 11:02pm

California bill would make electric cars cheaper at time of purchase
The Columbian
The state, long a champion of electric cars, is considering a bill to provide rebates to EV buyers at the time of purchase, reducing the sale price right as customers drive off the lot. The bill, which does not specify the size of rebates but proposes ...

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Sachin Tendulkar bats for electric cars, backs govt move - Times of India

Sun, 02/07/2017 - 5:03pm

Times of India

Sachin Tendulkar bats for electric cars, backs govt move
Times of India
MUMBAI: From the humble Maruti-800 to the Rs 2.62 crore BMW i8 hybrid, Sachin Tendulkar has seen, driven and owned them all. The cricket legend has now thrown his weight behind the government's plan to have an all electric car fleet by 2030 in India+ ...

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Record number of electric cars registered - Radio New Zealand

Sun, 02/07/2017 - 1:37pm

Radio New Zealand

Record number of electric cars registered
Radio New Zealand
Almost 280 electric vehicles were registered, the highest in a single month, the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority said. New Zealand now has more than 3700 electric vehicles on the road. The Authority said it was well on track to reach its ...

China's electric cars stuck on low charge - Nikkei Asian Review

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 8:06pm

Nikkei Asian Review

China's electric cars stuck on low charge
Nikkei Asian Review
China has experienced rapid growth in sales of new energy vehicles -- a Chinese term encompassing all-electric cars known as battery electric vehicles and cars that can run on either carbon fuels or batteries that can be charged from an external power ...

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UPS Sets New Renewable Energy & Electric Vehicle Goals For 2025 - CleanTechnica

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 11:28am

CleanTechnica

UPS Sets New Renewable Energy & Electric Vehicle Goals For 2025
CleanTechnica
The highly prominent global shipping carrier UPS has announced a new set of “sustainability” goals that will see the company greatly add to its fleet of alternative fuel and electric vehicles in the coming years, as part of its push to reduce its ...

New Zealand's first electric-vehicle birth - New Zealand Herald

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 10:31am

New Zealand's first electric-vehicle birth
New Zealand Herald
Andrew and Karen Wiggins' third child was born in the front seat of their fully-electric Nissan Leaf on the way to the hospital last week, making Georgia the first baby to be born in an electric vehicle in New Zealand - and possibly the Southern ...

Del. electric vehicle group: Thanks to Evalds, come to ride - Delmarva Daily Times

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 7:14am

Delmarva Daily Times

Del. electric vehicle group: Thanks to Evalds, come to ride
Delmarva Daily Times
We call it DEEVA, the Delaware Electric Vehicle Association. We hope divas like Madonna will join! Sept. 9 we will be sponsoring an EV ride and drive starting at my house, 82 Sussex St, Rehoboth Beach Del. Join us. Charlie Garlow lives in Rehoboth Beach.

Wellington Sets Rates For Electric Vehicle Charging Stations - BlackburnNews.com

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 7:11am

BlackburnNews.com

Wellington Sets Rates For Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
BlackburnNews.com
Starting Saturday, motorists in Wellington County will have to pay a fee to recharge their electric vehicles at one of the region's three Level 3 charging stations. County council approved a staff recommendation to charge $12 per hour, prorated by the ...
Fee to use Wellington County electric vehicle charging stations starts July 1CBC.ca

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Electric vehicle charging networks rolled out across WA, Qld - RenewEconomy

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 7:11am

Electric vehicle charging networks rolled out across WA, Qld
RenewEconomy
More than 70 electric vehicle charge points are set to be installed throughout rural and remote Western Australia, as the state's largest retailer prepares for a not-too distant future where EVs are “ubiquitous” on the nation's roads. The initiative, a ...

MIT team races to second in electric car competition - MIT News

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 2:20am

MIT News

MIT team races to second in electric car competition
MIT News
Now graduates, some of them have accepted positions with General Motors and SpaceX and had worked on three consecutive MIT Motorsports electric vehicles. The seniors, Mora said, “rebuilt the team, and now it is our turn to make sure the team progresses ...

Here's a First-Ever Look at the New Electric Vehicle That Charges in ... - Futurism

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 1:30am

Futurism

Here's a First-Ever Look at the New Electric Vehicle That Charges in ...
Futurism
Henrik Fisker has given us a sneak peak of his luxury EV with an official reveal of the prototype scheduled for later today.

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Ricardo and FMC to cooperate on electric vehicle development - Tyrepress.com

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 1:11am

Ricardo and FMC to cooperate on electric vehicle development
Tyrepress.com
Ricardo has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Future Mobility Corporation to provide engineering support in the development of a family of state-of-the-art electric vehicles, aimed at offering affordable quality and performance to customers ...

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