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Preview electric vehicles at Berkeley farmers market event - East Bay Times

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 8:16am

East Bay Times

Preview electric vehicles at Berkeley farmers market event
East Bay Times
BERKELEY — Some of the newest electric vehicles on the market will be on display at Saturday's Downtown Farmers Market in association with National Drive Electric Week. The farmers market will be at Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center Park from 10 a.m ...

Chevrolet Bolt EV now available across US as electric vehicle sales jump - MLive.com

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 5:55am

MLive.com

Chevrolet Bolt EV now available across US as electric vehicle sales jump
MLive.com
The increases parallel the U.S. growth in plug-in electric vehicle sales, according to reports compiled by Inside EVs. While electric vehicles are less than 1 percent of overall US vehicle sales, sales numbers are growing by an estimated 40 percent per ...

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How government plans to make India an electric vehicle nation - Economic Times

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 4:38am

Economic Times

How government plans to make India an electric vehicle nation
Economic Times
Even as a clutch of automakers — and a few non-car companies, too — gear up to create an ecosystem for electric vehicles (EVs), there's something quietly underway on the government front. Come December, state-owned Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) ...

Goldman: How to play the electric vehicle boom - CNBC

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 4:16am

CNBC

Goldman: How to play the electric vehicle boom
CNBC
"After more than 100 years, it seems that an auto industry dominated by internal combustion engines is nearing an end," analyst Kota Yuzawa wrote in a note to clients Wednesday entitled "Electric Vehicle Boom: ICE-ing the Combustion Engine." Yuzawa ...
Charging up your electric car is getting easierDover Post

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How Jerry Brown and Elon Musk Made California an Electric Vehicle Stronghold - HuffPost

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 12:46am

HuffPost

How Jerry Brown and Elon Musk Made California an Electric Vehicle Stronghold
HuffPost
The United States has over half-a-million electric vehicles (EVs) on the road and is on track to add a quarter-million more by the end of 2017. Of the expected ~780,000 electric vehicles on US roadways more than half will reside in California. In fact ...
This Honda shows why electric cars still have a long way to go before they post massive salesBusiness Insider

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Teachers, first responders eligible for $1000 rebate on electric vehicles - fox5sandiego.com

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:43pm

fox5sandiego.com

Teachers, first responders eligible for $1000 rebate on electric vehicles
fox5sandiego.com
SAN DIEGO – Teachers and first responders like police officers and firefighters will be eligible for a $1,000 rebate on the purchase or lease of an electric vehicle under a San Diego Gas & Electric program that's scheduled to be announced Wednesday ...

How Greenville is pushing to be the Southern electric vehicle hub - Greenville News

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:01pm

Greenville News

How Greenville is pushing to be the Southern electric vehicle hub
Greenville News
The switch in mobility from internal-combustion engines to electric motors is no longer a question of "if" but "when," Greenville leaders say, and a movement is afoot to position the area to take a lead in the transition. Public-policy leaders like ...

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Nissan revamps Leaf electric car - Sky News Australia

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 7:29pm

Sky News Australia

Nissan revamps Leaf electric car
Sky News Australia
Nissan's new Leaf electric car goes further on a charge, is equipped with autonomous drive technology and single-pedal driving, but it remains to be seen if it will catch on with anyone other than the most zealously green-minded. The zero-emissions ...
Nissan shows Leaf electric car revamped with more range - ABC NewsABC News
Nissan launches longer-range electric carLoop PNG
Nissan unveils new electric car in bid to drive off competitionArab News
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Is this Britain's Tesla killer? Awesome UK-built electric car boasts huge range - Express.co.uk

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 5:53pm

Express.co.uk

Is this Britain's Tesla killer? Awesome UK-built electric car boasts huge range
Express.co.uk
British electric car start-up Alcraft Motor Company has unveiled its first car - the Alcraft GT. Alcraft GT is a high-performance car which produces 600bhp and 840lb ft go torque which will allow it to go from 0-62mph in just 3.5 seconds. The car's ...

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Study: Poor marketing and choice of electric vehicles undermines their sale in Europe - EURACTIV

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 2:21pm

EURACTIV

Study: Poor marketing and choice of electric vehicles undermines their sale in Europe
EURACTIV
Ask any electric car lover in Europe why the 'car of the future' is making such a slow advance on the Old Continent and they will probably point to a lack charging networks and high prices. But a new study, released by Transport and Environment on ...

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Nissan revamps Leaf electric car - SBS

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 2:12pm

ABC News

Nissan revamps Leaf electric car
SBS
Nissan's new Leaf electric car goes further on a charge, is equipped with autonomous drive technology and single-pedal driving, but it remains to be seen if it will catch on with anyone other than the most zealously green-minded. The zero-emissions ...
Nissan shows Leaf electric car revamped with more range - ABC NewsABC News

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Australian Government commits $100m to electric vehicle leasing plan - Practical Motoring

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 1:46pm

Practical Motoring

Australian Government commits $100m to electric vehicle leasing plan
Practical Motoring
THE CLEAN ENERGY Finance Corporation (CEFC) is partnering with Macquarie Leasing to speed up the uptake of electric vehicles in Australia via a $100 million asset finance program. What that means, is that anyone wanting to purchase an electric vehicle ...

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New Nissan Leaf electric vehicle to have 400km range - The Sunshine Coast Daily

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 12:00pm

The Sunshine Coast Daily

New Nissan Leaf electric vehicle to have 400km range
The Sunshine Coast Daily
Nissan has introduced the 2018 Nissan Leaf, the next evolution of its zero-emission electric vehicle. Contributed. Its e-Pedal technology lets drivers start, accelerate, decelerate and stop by increasing or decreasing the pressure applied to the ...
Nissan turns over new Leaf, but the electric car's range is an issueUSA TODAY
Nissan Leaf 2018 REVEALED - Tesla Model 3 rival specs, pictures, technology and rangeExpress.co.uk
New-Gen Nissan Leaf Electric Car Unveiled; Gets Autonomous Tech And A Range Of 400 KmNDTVAuto.com
U.S. News & World Report -WIRED -Green Car Reports
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Shared electric cars on the horizon for Christchurch residents - Stuff.co.nz

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 8:33am

Stuff.co.nz

Shared electric cars on the horizon for Christchurch residents
Stuff.co.nz
Christchurch residents will soon be zooming around the city in shareable electric cars – one of the only fully electric car-share schemes in the world. In November a pool of 70 electric vehicles will launch at three hubs across the city, with a further ...
Christchurch signs up to electric car sharing schemeNew Zealand Herald

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California Senate Scraps $3 Billion Electric-Vehicle Subsidy Bill - Washington Free Beacon

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 5:56am

Washington Free Beacon

California Senate Scraps $3 Billion Electric-Vehicle Subsidy Bill
Washington Free Beacon
The California legislature scrapped a $3 billion spending bill aimed at boosting tax subsidies for electric vehicles that could have been a boon to Tesla. The late Friday move came after criticism that the bill was short on details and failed to ...

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Electric Vehicle Day: Free test-drives Saturday at Qualcomm Stadium - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 5:33am

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Electric Vehicle Day: Free test-drives Saturday at Qualcomm Stadium
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Test rides for electric bicycles will also be offered and a mini-electric car course will be set up to allow children to take their own test-drives. California has more EVs on the road than any other state — just under 316,000. The San Diego area is ...

Electric vehicle event to be at Levis Commons - Sentinel-Tribune

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 4:34am

HuffPost

Electric vehicle event to be at Levis Commons
Sentinel-Tribune
PERRYSBURG -- Electric vehicle owners from the area will gather Saturday for the fourth annual National Drive Electric Week Ride-and-Drive event to be held at The Town Center at Levis Commons. Ohio State Representative Michael Sheehy will be ...
RMLD Invites Customers to Attend Free Electric Vehicle Ride and Drive EventHomenewshere wilmington town crier
Driving the Clean Car REVolution this September at National Drive Electric WeekHuffPost
National Drive Electric Week Kicks Off Sept 9th!Clean Energy News (blog)

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Programme for government: Electric cars, bottle returns and low emission zones - BBC News

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 3:04am

BBC News

Programme for government: Electric cars, bottle returns and low emission zones
BBC News
It might seem an alien concept to us now with only a tiny proportion of drivers behind the wheel of an electric vehicle (EV). But car manufacturers know the writing is on the wall and have already been investing heavily in EVs. Westminster does not ...
Nicola Sturgeon: time is right to consider raising taxes in ScotlandThe Guardian

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Macquarie, CEFC $100m kickstart dull electric car sales - The Australian Financial Review

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 11:45pm

The Australian Financial Review

Macquarie, CEFC $100m kickstart dull electric car sales
The Australian Financial Review
Macquarie Group's leasing arm and the Clean Energy Finance Corporation will offer $100 million in cheap finance to kickstart puny sales of electric vehicles such as Tesla and Nissan Leaf in Australia. The program will offer electric vehicle leases at a ...
As 2018 Nissan Leaf arrives, data on US electric-car market offers reality checkGreen Car Reports

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