Tesla is now build its cars for delivery in China with a new dual charging port arrangement built into the left rear fender as it pushes forward with its plans to be a leading electric car seller in the Chinese market.
Tesla has fired hundreds of workers right when it is struggling mightily to get production of the Model 3 off the ground. It’s an odd move, one that has tongues wagging.
Myths about electric cars are everywhere. Here is the straight scoop to help you separate fact from fiction.
Shell has acquired NewMotion, one of the largest EV charging networks in Europe, as it begins to prepare for the electric car future.
The city of Paris wants to embark on an ambitious program of investments and incentives to convince residents to switch from conventional cars to electric vehicles by 2030.
Electric cars in Norway are presently exempt from registration taxes that can go as high as 100% of the purchase price on conventional cars, but a new proposal based on vehicle weight could add as much as $12,000 to the price of new electric car like the Tesla Model X.
The NREL has released a new study that attempts to determine how many EV chargers will be needed to support the transition to cars with plugs. The answer is, it depends.
Elon Musk has posted a video of the Model 3 production line on Instagram. The line is currently operating at 1/10th its normal speed. Is that a good thing or cause for concern?
The Chrysler Pacific Hybrid may be the perfect eco-vehicle for families with lots of kids and stuff to haul around without burning a lot of gasoline.
This story about Elon Musk and Tesla was first published by CleanTechnica The natives are restless in Teslaland. Model 3 production is not what people expected it to be and that has some folks worried. Is there a problem we don’t know about? Is this another Model X situation where full production doesn’t ramp up […]
Groupe Renault plans to have electric and 12 plug-in hybrid models in its lineup by 2022.
Hyundai will introduce the Kona electric SUV to America next year. It will have two battery sizes on offer, including a 64 kWh unit that should be good for an EPA range of at least 210 miles.
Our West Coast correspondent drives to Sequoia National Park during National Drive Electric Week.
Nissan has announced that owners of a 2011 to 2015 LEAF can purchase a replacement 24 kWh battery for $5,499 plus installation, which it says should take about 3 hours.
Thanks to aggressive incentives, sales of electric and plug-in hybrid car sales continue to climb in Norway, led by Tesla and Volkswagen.
GM is ramping up its electric car plans. It will have 2 new models within 18 months and 20 by 2023. It also is working on a fuel cell powered commercial chassis with dual motors and four wheel steering.
Tesla says it delivered 26.150 vehicles in the third quarter, 220 of which were Model 3 sedans. It says it now expects to deliver more than 100,000 Model S and Model X cars this year.
Ford has created Team Edison to focus on electric cars. It will be based in Detroit with offices in Europe and China
Energy Innovation has an online tool designed to help policy makers estimate the number of EVs that will be sold in the US in coming years. It foresees
EV sales being as much as 75% of the market by that date.
China has been going back and forth with its plan to require foreign and domestic car manufacturers to have a certain percentage of electric car sales or face significant fines. The cap-and-trade plan was scheduled to go into effect on January 1, 2018, but there were loud complaints from the industry that the target date […]