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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…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 39

VW e-Up!

Best EVs You Can Buy In The UK

What are the best electric cars you can buy today in the UK? Well, if we were looking to compose a list strictly based on sales from last year, it would be the Nissan LEAF…and nothing else.  The LEAF netted 1,812 sales while the rest of the pure EVs (13)…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 5

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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

Celebrate the Battery

Today is National Battery Day (w/video)

Today, February 18, is National Battery Day.  This is the day when we’re to celebrate the creation of the battery. As National Day Calendar says of today: “Get a charge out of today, it is National Battery Day! Celebrated each year on February 18th, this day recognizes and acknowledges a…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 4

Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid Live in Detroit

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