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John Deere PD400 Inverters Power Fuso eCanter Electric Trucks

John Deere Electronic Solutions (JDES) surprised by becoming supplier of the PD400 inverter for Fuso eCanter electric trucks produced by Daimler’s …

John Deere

Mercedes Axes Several Current PHEVs To Ready Next-Gen Versions

Mercedes-Benz is going to introduce its third-generation of plug-in hybrids, under the EQ Power brand.<p>As you’d expect, this new generation will focus …

Nextgen

Rolls-Royce Electric Luxo Barge Likely Coming Due To Demand In China

The electric vehicle is still a few years away because the technology doesn’t yet meet Rolls’ standards.<p>An electric vehicle from Rolls-Royce appears …

Rolls-Royce

Timeless Volvo 142 Gets Electric Treatment

The Volvo 142 is a modest classic.<p>The 2-door variant of the 140 series, first built in 1966, it set the stage stylistically for the brand from then …

Auto Shows

Does Tesla Make The Best Value EVSE For Non-Tesla Owners?

Best Value Charging Station For a Non-Tesla owner may be a . . . Tesla Charging Station? What?!<p><i>[Author’s note: I know that 240V residential “charging</i> …

Electric Vehicles

Tesla CEO Elon Musk's Battle With Short Sellers Is Personal

FOR TESLA’S ELON MUSK, TAKING DOWN THE SHORT SELLERS IS PERSONAL<p>Dating back to the early days of Model S production, Elon Musk has been feuding with …

Tesla

Vattenfall Launches 16.5 MWh ESS In UK Using 500 BMW i3 Batteries

Vattenfall launched its biggest battery storage system, first announced one year ago – the 22 MW unit was installed at Vattenfall’s Welsh onshore …

Renewable Energy

2019 Honda Pilot PHEV Spied For First Time

Standard model will soldier on with a 3.5-liter V6.<p>In March this year, we saw a prototype of the refreshed Honda Pilot out testing for the very first …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

See How Tesla Is Training Future Electric Car Technicians

TESLA IS TRAINING THE NEXT GENERATION OF TECHNICIANS FOR AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE FUTURE [VIDEO]<p>Tesla is looking to provide a smooth transition from …

Tesla

2018 BMW i3s Six-Month,10,000-Mile Long

Does the BMW i3 (Sport) still impress after living with it for a time?<p>After a little over three years with a 2014 BMW i3 REx, I picked up my 2018 BMW …

Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles Make Ride-Sharing More Lucrative

RIDE-SHARING DRIVERS CAN SAVE $5,200 PER YEAR BY DRIVING AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE<p>Electric cars aren’t just good for the planet, they’re cheaper for those …

Electric Vehicles

Tesla Solar Hit With Layoffs, Home Depot Deals Ends, 14 Sites Closing

Around one and a half years after the acquisition of SolarCity, Tesla is still restructuring its solar business, which again will be hit by layoffs …

Tesla

Poll Suggests Lack Of Charging Stations Is Biggest EV Buying Deterrent

A survey conducted by Axios revealed that it’s not the initial price, but lack of charging stations, that is the biggest concern for consumers who …

Electric Vehicles

Mercedes Converts Coal-Powered Storage Plant Over To Batteries

Daimler, through its subsidiaries Deutsche ACCUmotive and Mercedes-Benz Energy, partnered with The Mobility House and GETEC ENERGIE in a project to …

Clean Energy

Watch How Driver Controls Nissan LEAF Battery Temps On 376 Mile Trip

A Nissan Leaf owner documents charge speeds and battery temperatures on his drive from Scotland to the Milton Keynes for Fully Charged Live.<p>More …

Electric Vehicles

F1's Massa Signs 3-Year Deal With Formula E Team Venturi

Former Sauber, Ferrari and Williams Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa will join the Venturi Formula E team from the 2018/19 season.<p>Massa, who won 11 …

Motor Racing

How Waymo May Limit Consumer Tax Credits On Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid

Waymo may purchase as many as 62,000 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrids, which will account for $465 million in federal EV tax credits.<p>Whether or not Waymo …

Tax Preparation

German Government Warns Of Massive Job Loss Due To Electric Cars

Progressing electrification is expected to cause massive job losses in Germany.<p>Assuming that all-electric and hybrid cars will take respectively 25% …

German Politics

Bloomberg's Latest Forecast Predicts Rapidly Falling Battery Prices

According to the latest Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s forecast – New Energy Outlook 2018 – falling battery prices will significantly affect the …

Renewable Energy

Let's Look Inside The New Kia Niro EV

A tidy place to spend time.<p>Kia is increasing its plug-in offerings by adding the Niro EV to its lineup. With its exterior recently revealed, first at …

South Korea

Birmingham Trying To Host Formula E Race Next Season

The Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street says he is in “advanced” negotiations with Formula E about organising a street race that would revive the …

Formula E

Almost 95,000 Plug-In Electric Cars Were Sold In China Last Month

The plug-in car market in China is booming.<p>In May, nearly 95,000 New Energy Cars were sold at a record 5% market share.<p>The rate of growth …

Electric Vehicles

BYD could become yet another battery manufacturer that will build a battery factory in Europe.

The Chinese company expressed interest in entering and quickly expanding the European market of plug-in electric vehicles.<p><i>“We are considering cell</i> …

Electric Vehicles

In-Depth Look At Fast Charging Via Fastned

Fastned recently released a very interesting article with basics on electric car charging and particularly fast charging.<p>The article starts with a …

Electric Vehicles

Trillium CNG Becomes Trillium As Focus Turns To EV Charging

Trillium CNG, a company engaged in CNG services for more than 20 years, changed its name to Trillium in the dawn of electrification era.<p>Trillium …

Alternative Fuel

15 Most Powerful Plug-In Hybrids

1 / 16<p>5 M BY JEFF PEREZ<p>From BMW to Volvo, these 15 plug-in cars and SUVs rank at the top of the list in terms of power and top speed.<p>From SUVs and …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Tesla Adds 17 Stores To Model 3 Display List

Tesla is finally beginning to ramp up Model 3 presence in company showrooms.<p>Aside from seeing the car on the internet, a majority of the half-million …

Tesla

Webasto Acquiring AeroVironment EV Charging Business

AeroVironment, one of the early players in EV charging in the U.S., decided to sell its Efficient Energy Systems (EES) unit, which includes charging …

Unmanned Aircraft

Alleged Tesla Saboteur Claims He's Actually A Whistleblower

Every story has two sides<p>It comes as no surprise that the alleged saboteur is now pushing back against Tesla’s allegations. Isn’t that how the …

Tesla

Electric Volkswagen I.D. R Sets Quickest Qualifying Time At Pikes Peak

Romain Dumas and the brand new, all-electric Volkswagen I.D. R set the fastest time in qualifying on Wednesday, ahead of the 2018 Pikes Peak …

Pikes Peak