EVs in the News

Today
The Drive Ride the Lightning: Electric Car Charging Technology Is About to Surge Past Tesla's SuperchargersThe DriveTesla's Supercharger network has long been the gold standard for electric vehicle charging systems. The company's hefty investment into charging support for its own customers—the company's proprietary plugs mean no other EVs can charge there—has [...]
Thu Apr 19
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The Guardian UK drives into e-vehicle fast lane with 11% sales riseThe GuardianThe lead market remains China, where substantial industrial policy motives are driving battery-electric vehicle technology forward. “In Norway, where now almost half of new vehicle registrations are e-vehicles, it becomes clear how quickly a change in ...and more [...]
Thu Apr 19
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Inc42 Media Important Developments From The World Of Electric Vehicles [12-18 April]Inc42 MediaHere is the dope of 9 stories around electric vehicles which circled the global EV ecosystem this past week. To start with, continuing with its aggressive efforts in the electric vehicle space, Indian Carmaker Mahindra and Mahindra has launched [...]
Thu Apr 19
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Lasentinel CHARGE UP CRENSHAW: LADWP Launches New Rebate Program for Used Electric VehiclesLasentinelOn April 1, the LADWP Board of Water and Power Commissioners launched a pilot rebate program which offers a rebate of up to $450 to LADWP customers who purchase a used electric vehicle (EV). The program incentivizes the purchase [...]
Thu Apr 19
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How electric cars will create a buzz this next decadeDaily Herald“The 21st century will see the return of electric cars, as we are witnessing with Tesla, Porsche, GM, Ford, and others,” says Ted Annis, manager and co-founder of Transducing Energy Devices, LLC (www.tedmagnetics.com) in Ann Arbor, Mich. “Environmental ...and more [...]
Thu Apr 19
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Earlier
Mashable Chevy Bolt battery problem is an electric vehicle nightmareMashableGeneral Motors isn't calling it a recall, but Chevy Bolt electric vehicle owners are being notified about a battery problem that is affecting some of its cars on the road in what can only be described as an EV nightmare. For a [...]
Wed Apr 18
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Electric car charge points 'critical' for Welsh economyBBC NewsInstalling rapid electric car charging points is "critical" to the Welsh economy as Wales' network is "lagging behind" the rest of the the UK. Next Green Car, an organisation which promotes electric car use, said £2m Welsh Government funding for charge ...and [...]
Wed Apr 18
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Pittsburgh powers up small electric vehicle fleet with solar charging stationsTribune-ReviewPittsburgh is driving on sunshine and has the song lyrics to prove it. Mayor Bill Peduto on Wednesday dedicated the arrival of five solar-powered charging machines for the city's small but growing electric vehicle fleet with a performance by ... [...]
Wed Apr 18
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Irish Times Electric cars about to become 'the new normal' in IrelandIrish TimesThe use of the electric vehicle (EV) on Irish roads is about to become “the new normal for people in their everyday lives” and “no longer just a progressive, environmental fad”. That was the prediction of Jim Gannon, chief [...]
Wed Apr 18
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Ars Technica China to ease foreign automaker rules—with preference for electric carsArs TechnicaThis week China announced plans to ease restrictions on automakers importing cars into the country, with electric vehicle makers being the first to benefit from the change. Currently, foreign automakers that want to sell their cars in China must [...]
Wed Apr 18
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