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.
Researchers at the University of British Columbia report the most effective way to decrease urban congestion and lower pollution is with pay for use programs that charge drivers for using roads.
Trump’s $3 Million Gift to Harley Davidson is Super Scary, because it sets the stage to a massive de-funding of the existing EPA.
France has announced a plan to ban the sale of cars with internal combustion engines by 2040 as part of its commitment to the goals of the Paris climate accords.
A bill in the California Assembly would provide $3 billion in funding over the next 12 years for electric car incentives designed to increase the number of electric cars in the state.
Foreign automakers have banded together to create a new ad campaign designed to educate Donald Trump that they also make cars in America.
The Mouth That Roared has apparently decided to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accords in order to defeat Obama’s Clean Power Plan. Gee, clean power. Who could possibly be in favor of that?
Donald Trump whined about the German auto industry while in Brussels on May 25, threatening to impose a 35% tariff on German cars. The White House predictably maintains Trump was misquoted and the press is responsible for blowing the story out of proportion.
California will begin a pilot program to test the effectiveness of point of sale EV rebates to spur low income buyers to buy low or zero emissions cars.
India has announced a plan to sell only electric cars by 2030, a goal the IEA calls “ambitious.” With only a total of 5,000 electric cars on the road now, it is all or that.
A Tesla job fair in Monterrey Mexico drew applicants from up to 600 miles away over the weekend, but stricter visa regulations may make it hard for them to get permission to work in the US.
Donald Trump’s threat to pull out of NAFTA has caused manufacturers in Canada and Mexico to scramble. They are busy lobbing anyone who will listen to reject Trump’s short sighted agenda.
Fastned is well on its way to becoming one of the largest electric car charging networks in Europe. Last week, it announced it was working with German authorities to construct a fast charging network in that country. Now, Fastned says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Transport For London to do the same […]
Diesel powered cars have fallen out of favor with European drivers. Sales in Norway have plunged from 75% to less than 25% of the new car market and are falling fast.
The proposed EPA budget would slash funds for emissions testing and force automakers to pay for the program. Car makers are not happy.
With the early introduction of affordable, long-range EVs like the Chevy Bolt (with 238 miles of range) and the Tesla Model 3 (slated to move into production in July with 200+ miles of range), 2017 is expected to see banner sales of electric vehicles.
German chancellor Angela Merkel and the CEOs of three large German manufacturers are scheduled to meet with Donald Trump today to discuss trade issues.
Taking a page from CARB, China is proposing to require 8% of all new cars be electrified. That rule may be scrubbed amid plunging EV sales after government incentives were cut.
Can the new EPA administrator revoke a waiver already granted to California for fuel economy standards? Nobody knows the answer but corporate greed by automakers means we are soon going to find out.
Environmental groups say Canada provides $3.3 billion a year in fossil fuel subsidies to oil and gas producers despite its pledge to be a world leader on climate change policies.