After EU-member states agreed on a Commission proposal, the EU will invest €263 million in key gas and electricity projects across the Union with primary focus on the Baltic Sea region. The European Commission announced on Friday (15...Show More Summary
BMW has continued its “semi-leadership” in electric vehicles this week. Despite a recent announcement that the company is shifting the BMW i program’s focus away from electric cars and into autonomous driving, it seems that it is holding up on its aim to electrify all of its models (announced as far back as 2013). Show More Summary
Mindconsole video features the Tesla Model S. CARB approves vouchers for XL Hybrids conversions. Future Mobility has big EV sales plans. Ford recalls the Focus Electric. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla projection mapping video,...Show More Summary
In designing the Clean Power Plan, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency provided states with implementation flexibility. Given the options available to states, EIA has produced several scenarios as part of an Issues in Focus analysis in the Annual Energy Outlook 2016 (AEO2016). Show More Summary
Electrically charged wire meshes are used throughout science and engineering to guide, focus and analyse charged particles and may be found in areas as diverse as unmanned satellite propulsion systems, mass spectrometers and particle accelerators. Show More Summary
If you find yourself struggling to focus on an object, there may one day be an alternative to reaching for your glasses or popping in your contact lenses. Scientists have found that by delivering a mild electrical current to a certain...Show More Summary
The Focus Electric will receive a new differential assembly to prevent loss of power and park function.
The F-150 and Explorer represent the bulk of the recalled vehicles. The Focus Electric and Transit Connect account for over 900 and 600 vehicles each. Continue reading Ford recalls over 8,500 vehicles in three campaigns Ford recalls over 8,500 vehicles in three campaigns originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:45:00 EDT. Show More Summary
We heard a while back that Nissan was considering jumping into the plug-in hybrid market, despite till now focusing its plug-in hybrid options on only pure electrics. Now, Nissan CEO & Chairman Carlos Ghosn (who is also CEO & Chairman of Renault) says this is indeed on the way for sometime this year. Show More Summary
Affected models include Focus Electric, F-150, Explorer and Transit Connect.
Originally published on EV Obsession. Following the company’s foundation back in 2012, and its acquisition of the main assets of the Saab Automobile bankruptcy estates, NEVS has been moving towards a focus on electric vehicle technology and new mobility solutions. Show More Summary
Despite a new focus on electric vehicles, Volkswagen's single U.S. hybrid offering is being killed off. Continue reading Volkswagen set to drop the Jetta Hybrid in 2017 Volkswagen set to drop the Jetta Hybrid in 2017 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:27:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
The sale of GE Money Bank in France would be the latest exit in General Electric’s retreat from finance as it focuses on its industrial roots.
On June 14, 5,000 people gathered in Washington, D.C., for the first-ever White House Summit focused on gender equity. Union women and allies from AFT, AFSCME, the Bricklayers (BAC), Coalition of Labor Union Women, Electrical Workers...Show More Summary
As part of its ongoing reaction to the fallout of the diesel emissions cheating scandal, Volkswagen Group recently revealed its new “TOGETHER — Strategy 2025” program. The new program will reportedly see the company release more than 30 new all-electric vehicles over the next decade. Show More Summary
The debate about the relative merits of electric vehicles is certain to be ongoing for years to come. For some, it represents the new frontier in automotive engineering and design. Electric powered vehicles for the masses; no more oil taken from the ground and clean air for all. Show More Summary
Updates on California politics: Legislature continues work on budget related bills, electric cars get unplugged from state cash June 16, 2016, 3:58 p.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government news. You can find our ongoing coverage of the California primary over...
VW Strategy 2025: Generate 25% of sales from EVs within 10 years. That's 2-3 million EVs. 2015 EV sales were 100,000.
Modern tools like microwave ovens and X-ray machines that are powered by intense, focused beams of electrons are ubiquitous, but many of the materials in those devices have remained largely unchanged for decades. Now, electrical and materials engineers have identified a substance that could vastly improve the technology.
On the occasion of Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo in Amsterdam, Barillec will focus on its VarShaft system, whose first prototype is now available in its showroom in Concarneau.