SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China wants to speed construction of a national network to charge electric cars, to help reach an ambitious goal of 5 million green vehicles on its roads by 2020, national news agency Xinhua said on Sunday, citing a senior energy official.
More Americans are driving low-speed electric vehicles, more commonly known as golf carts, instead of cars
Despite plummeting gas prices, more and more Americans are driving low-speed electric vehicles, with many transformed to look more like miniature hot rods
Tesla CEO Elon Musk threw a huge party to reveal the electric car company's newest vehicle: the Model X. Thousands of Tesla owners and potential buyers came out to get a peek at the $132,000 SUV. Almost everything Musk said during his...Show More Summary
Away from the bright lights and cherry reds of the main Frankfurt Motor Show attractions, in a secondary hall filled with startup companies and electric bicycles, a smaller vehicle design caught our eye as quickly and fully as the all-new shape-shifting Mercedes-Benz Concept IAA. Show More Summary
Here’s some more fun Tesla Model X, electric vehicle, and clean transport news for you: Google Cofounder Sergey Brin Gets Founder Series Tesla Model X If you read my live blog of the Tesla Model X unveiling, you probably saw that Google...Show More Summary
For electric and remote control vehicles – from quadcopters to electric longboards – the brains of the outfit is the Electronic Speed Controller (ESC). The ESC is just a device that drives a brushless motor in response to a servo signal, but in that simplicity is a lot of technology. Show More Summary
Like the Anthem ad from a few years ago, Chevy's new Elevator commercial takes aim at pure electric vehicles. You know, the kind GM also sells. Continue reading 2016 Chevy Volt ads strike frustrating, yet familiar, chord 2016 Chevy Volt ads strike frustrating, yet familiar, chord originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 01 Oct 2015 20:02:00 EST. Show More Summary
As Tesla Motors launched its Model X SUV to eager buyers this week, it looks the electric car is here to stay. However, not every country is embracing more fuel efficient cars. Denmark is rolling back tax incentives for the vehicles and Norway is likely to follow suit. Who's next?
One of the last horizons for electric cars are work horse vehicles like pickup trucks that would suck a battery dry in no time. There is demand, though, which is why GMC is tip-toeing into the market with an all-electric version of the Sierra Denali that’s only spacious enough to seat a couple of three-year-olds. Read more...
What will it take to make a cross-country drive in a light duty vehicle a low-carbon pursuit? According to Paul Meier, it will take a combination of three advances: a large increase in the adoption of electric vehicle use, a huge uptick in biofuels production, and a change in the habits of U.S. drivers. read more
The rumors that Apple is building an electric car are apparently more than just rumors. The Cupertino-based computer company turned iPhone pioneer plans to start selling electric vehicles to members of the general public by 2019, according to a story in Monday’s Wall Street Journal. Source: Confirmed: Apple rolling out electric car – FierceEnergy
Sergey Brin gets car number 3 off the lot Pics and video Elon Musk finally got to unveil Tesla's Model X luxury electric sports utility vehicle, and showed off some literally ludicrous features the car has to offer.…
In an effort to help develop a domestic supply of rare earth elements, researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute have developed a novel method of chemically separating these materials -- specifically neodymium, dysprosium, and praseodymium -- from the drive units and motors of discarded electric and hybrid cars. Show More Summary
USA Today says that Tesla's new electric crossover SUV "will shake up the luxury vehicle market." But what really impressed crowds at the $132,000 vehicle's unveiling Tuesday night in California is the Model X's apparent ability to shake out dangerous contaminants from the vehicle's cabin in case of a...
Tuesday brought with it the Tesla Model X electric SUV, a vehicle that’ll give luxury carmakers a run for their money. This is also the vehicle that experts are predicting will bring in high revenues to replace and surpass the years of losses the company has taken. Show More Summary
Tesla Motors delivered the first of its long-awaited Model X electric sports-utility vehicles on Tuesday, a product investors are counting on to make the pioneering company profitable after years of losses. The launch of the Model X represents a milestone for the loss-making Silicon Valley...
The number of electric vehicles and mobile devices is expected to surge over the coming decade, which would place considerable strain on our environment and resources as far as battery technology currently stands. In an effort to find...Show More Summary
The wait is finally over! Tesla just officially launched its production Model X electric car and delivered the very first vehicles to customers at its factory in Fremont, California.
Electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors has mastered the sporty two-seater and the elegant sedan. Now, it wants to conquer the family hauler. Tesla's Model X — one of the only all-electric SUVs on the market — was officially unveiled Tuesday night near the company's California factory. SUVs were delivered...