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Might The Military Make EVs Mainstream?

June 28th, 2013 | by Christopher DeMorro

America has the world’s largest military by far, spending more than the next 20 countries combined. When we’re not invading other countries, the military of developing world-changing technologies like GPS and the Internet, technologies that once seemed impossibly expensive for the average person to own. So one writer is asking; can the military make EVs mainstream


Saft Gets Greenlight For Army Hybrid Tank Battery System

November 26th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

Major automakers are all going green, as are many government militaries who see the battle for limited oil resources as a major flashpoint going forward. The U.S. government has just awarded Saft with $1.3 million to continue developing a lithium-ion battery system for the next-generation of Army Ground Combat Vehicles, or GCVs.



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