May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

March 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

March heralds not only the return of spring, but the end to the “gloomy season” for electric car sales that is January and February. Even still, and despite a prolonged winter for much of the United States, the first two months of 2014 have shown a considerable improvement over last…

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February 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Historically, February is one of the lowest months of the year when it comes to plug-in vehicle sales.  The winter season does no favors to consumer sentiment in the north, while nationwide there is still withdrawal being felt from how far away the claiming of the 2014 federal tax credit (up…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 31

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Despite Winter Blues, EV Sales Rise In January 2014

When looking at electric vehicle sales in America from one month to the next, the tendency is to overreact to plummeting numers as the calendar flips from one year to the next.The two main reasons for this is: The tax implications of the federal $7,500 credit deadline for 2013 tax returns…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 52

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Honda Now Testing MC-β Micro EV Powered by Solar

Honda has officially begun a joint EV project with Miyakojima City, Japan and Toshiba Corporation to explore the potential of using a photovoltaic power source for electric vehicles like its MC-β. The tests are part of the Miyakojima City Small-sized Electromotive Mobility Project in which partners aim to propose usage…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 5