Posts Tagged evs

China production and sales of New Energy Vehicles – December 2015

China’s Electric Car Boom Met With Skepticism

Automotive News recently published an extensive article about China’s electric car boom, in which many aspects of the growth is questioned by skeptics. In 2015 production and sales of plug-ins (New Energy Vehicles) increased to over 330,000, out of a total of some 21.1 million vehicle sold. China is the largest, and…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 17

Which one do you like?

Former Stig Drives Electric Cars On The Track – Video

Former Top Gear Stig, Ben Collins takes a spin in 7 different mid-range &/or lower-price range plug-in electric cars with 7 different passengers. The 7 passengers were part of this “Daily Telegraph competition winner” thing, and they will be testing these vehicles at the Millbrook test track. In the short video…

1 year ago by Mike Anthony 12

Diverse Group of 67 Organizations ask Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic Governors and Governors-Elect to Capture the Economic, Environmental, and Public Health Benefits of Electric Vehicles

Group Of 67 Organizations Urge Government Leaders In Northeast, Mid-Atlantic To Support Electric Vehicles

Acadia Center announced that a coalition of 67 businesses and organizations, including utilities, other private companies, business groups, electric vehicle advocacy groups, and environmental groups, urges the Governors and Governors-Elect in the eleven Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states to make policies that support electric vehicles (EVs) a top priority for their…

2 years ago by Mark Kane 5

Toyota RAV4 EV Recall Linked To Faulty Tesla-Supplied Component

Former Toyota Exec – Future Of Electric Cars Is Dim

It’s time for Toyota (and now ex-Toyota execs) to ease up on electric vehicles in our opinion. Newsflash Toyota: RAV4 EV, Toyota i-Road, Toyota COMS, Scion iQ EV are all pure electric vehicles. Environment 360 reports: “Former Toyota executive Bill Reinert has long been dubious about the potential of electric cars. In…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 80

Welcome to California...The  "Plugged In State"

California Electric Vehicle Sales Zip Past 100,000

Occurring a couple of months ago, but not mentioned until now, California has become the first U.S. state to exceed 100,000 cumulative sales of plug-in vehicles. The often vocal Mary Nichols, chairwoman of the California Air Resources Board, commented: “We’ve clearly gotten beyond the point where this is just a…

2 years ago by Eric Loveday 3