Wireless Charging Powers South Korea’s Electric Buses

One of the most promising ideas for extending electric car driving range is to install wireless charging features into city streets. The city of Gumi, South Korea recently launched a pair of electric buses wirelessly charged through the roadway, and if the initial tests go well, this could pave the way.

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Smart ForTwo Electric Drive Lease Price Reduced To Just $139

From overpriced to price war, electric car costs are plummeting on an almost monthly basis it seems. The Smart ForTwo Electric Drive fired the first shots with a MSRP under $25,000 before tax credits, and now they’ve gone and done it again, chopping the lease price down from $199 a month to just $139 a month.

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EU Drafts Bill to Eliminate CHAdeMO Electric Car Chargers by 2018

Despite having more 2500 charging stations on-line for active duty, it looks like CHAdeMO electric car chargers are on their way out. That is, if the rumors currently circulating about the EU’s parliamentary proceedings in re. electric cars are to be believed.

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Tesla Model S Deliveries Begin In Europe, Supercharger Network Announced

With production of the Tesla Model S exceeding expectations, and a location for European distribution already established, Elon Musk’s electric automaker is poised to invade the Old World. Tesla has begun delivery of the Model S to European customers as of this week, and a Supercharger network for Europe has also been announced.

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Video: Tesla Model S Crash Tests And Why It Got A 5-Star Safety Rating

What is it about crashes and destruction that so fascinates us human beings? That brings up all sorts of philosophical questions, like why do we create if we always end up destroying said creations? Are humans builders, or wreckers by nature? Or are we both? Such questions we will leave to philosophy majors as we enjoy two minutes of Tesla Model S crash tests. You’re welcome.

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Video: Lawnbott is the Terminator's Self-driving Electric Lawnmower

With a high-velocity 14″ cutting blade, advanced artificial intelligence, and rudimentary radar/”proximity sensor”, the LB3510 model from Lawnbott is just a few software upgrades away from being your new robot overlord. The Lawnbott’s makers at Kyodo America, though, insist that it’s just a lawnmower that is simply here to serve.

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Tesla Reports Another Quarterly Profit Despite Predictions Of Loss

Once again Elon Musk beat expectations, delivering a surprise profit to shareholders, as well as sharing a few more details on the upcoming affordable Tesla BMW 3-series fighter.

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Infographic Shows How Prius And Tesla Buyers Differ

For the past decade the Toyota Prius hybrid dominated any conversation regarding “green cars”, but a new contender rode into town on an all-electric chassis. The Tesla Model S is the new darling of the green car movement, and you would think Prius and Tesla owners have a lot in common. But this nifty infographic shows just how broad the appeal of these two green cars really is.

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