21 min ago
Opinion: Why Elon Musk is right about batteries being the future of automobiles
Recently, I visited the China International Battery Fair in Shenzhen. This is perhaps the largest battery show in the world, with over 980 exhibitors covering three-quarter of a million square feet.
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8 hrs ago
2014 Cadillac ELR: $75K Electric Coupe Gets Five-Figure Discounts, Already
Ask anyone interested in the Cadillac ELR to name their biggest bone of contention and they'll say one thing: The price.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Your car in a power outage
By the best of my estimation, I began writing this about five hours into a power outage at our cottage north of Winnipeg.
Up To The Task? Confessions Of A Tesla And Volt Owner About The New BMW i3
I can't imagine anyone seriously cross-shopping the i3 and the Model S once the differences between the two cars become apparent.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Recharge Wrap-up: Batty battery covers, Mercedes at Silvretta, new Hyundai Sonata Hybrid delayed
Apparently, Chevrolet Volt battery covers make suitable homes for bats. As part of an Eagle Scout project, Matthew Netherland created 30 bat houses out of scrapped Volt battery covers donated by Chevy .
Christian Science Monitor
Tesla Motors Model S receives highest score for high quality
A man looks at Tesla Motors' Model S P85 at its showroom in Beijing in Jan. 29, 2014.
Evaluating Toyota's Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Gamble
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Mon Jul 07, 2014
WTKG-AM Grand Rapids
Eagle Scout Builds Bat-Boxes for Consumers Energy
Consumer Energy's hydro properties will have more houses for bats thanks to a Boy Scout and electric car parts from General Motors.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The Motley Fool
Which Automakers Are Actually Serious About the Business of Making EVs?
Every automaker with the intention of selling vehicles in the United States has an electric vehicle program of some kind in the works.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
7 Electric Vehicles Making Huge Sales Gains in 2014
There is no question the popularity of electric vehicles is spiking in 2014. Through the first six months of the year, sales of plug-in EVs are up 48 percent in the United States, according to automaker sales stats compiled by AutoBlogGreen .
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Nissan sees strong June sales for electric car
Angie Vorhies plugs in the charging cord to her Nissan Leaf electric vehicle at a mall Nov. 13, 2013, in San Diego.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Ed Lee Parks in the Bus Stop: A Tradition of Bad Mayoral Parking
For all too many San Franciscans, operating an environmentally conscious vehicle is treated in a manner akin to a Papal indulgence, offsetting your otherwise noxious behavior.
By The Numbers: June 2014: The looks-can-be-deceiving edition
To paraphrase the classic villain line from the old Scooby Doo episodes, it would've been a good June if it wasn't for those meddling Volkswagen diesel and Chevy Malibu sales.
Car and Driver
The Best 30 New Cars Under $30K: Comparisons, Tests, and More
For less than the price of the average new car, you could have one of these great new cars.
The Car Connection
2015 Subaru Outback, July 4 Reminder, European-Spec VW Passat: What's New @ The Car Connection
From The Car Connection : 2015 Subaru Outback: First Drive "Gear up!" It's what outdoorsy people often remind each other-whether experienced granola-and-carabiner types or relative newbies-before heading out to the back country.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The Auto Channel
Heels on Wheels: 2014 Nissan Leaf Review
INTRO TO THE 2014 NISSAN LEAF VEHICLE The Nissan Leaf hatchback has the titled of being the first one-hundred percent electric vehicle to be mass marketed to American consumers.
June Plug-In Car Sales Surprise: Ford Fusion Beats Chevy Volt
Different models sell at different rates of course, but when one or two cars each month hit some kind of individual sales record, the growth is rarely remarkable.
Cadillac's ELR give Tesla a run for its (and plenty of your) money
Cadillac swears its plug-in hybrid ELR isn't a bust and to help make the point, it recently let me cruise around in one for a weekend.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Bus Stops and Crosswalks: Does Mayor Lee Care Where His Car is Parked?
Ed Lee is at it again. After the mayor's car was found parked in a Muni bus stop , he was spotted exiting the vehicle while it blocked a crosswalk.
The Motley Fool
June EV Sales For US Near New High As Tesla Motors Inc, Ford, And Nissan Stay Strong
After electric vehicle sales flew off the chart in May with a record 12,000 cars sold , it was assumed June would be a pull back month of sorts as the consumer took a breath and as national EV inventories would need to be replenished.