Posts by Mark Kane

UK Bill Would Make Chargers Mandatory At Gas Stations

UK’s Department for Transport has announced a plan to require the installation of charging points for electric vehicle at motorway service stations, and at larger gas stations. There is already some 11,500 charging points in the UK today (mostly AC), but several thousand more located at gas stations would be…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 16

Autonomous Chevy Bolt EVs To Hit The Streets Of NYC

GM’s Cruise Automation will soon begin the testing of autonomous Chevrolet Bolt EVs (Level 4) on a daily basis in New York City to accelerate improvements of the system. Manhattan, targeted for the tests, is considered one of the most challenging places to operate an autonomous vehicle in the US,…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 38

Electric Hummer By Kreisel Makes Its Driving Debut – Video

It returned, as promised. Kreisel Electric released a new spot with its red all-electric Hummer H1 EV in operation (for a few moments anyway), the massive electric vehicle was unveiled few weeks ago by Arnold Schwarzenegger (aka The Terminator). Given the efficiency realities of such a big, heavy and largely brick-shaped…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 26

Mitsubishi Electric Unveils Emirai 4 Smart Mobility Demo EV

From this year’s Tokyo Motor Show Mitsubishi Electric (not to be confused with Mitusbishi Motors – but its motor and inverter supplier) will present its latest, and fourth generation, EMIRAI demonstration electric vehicle (see the third here and the second generation here). The EMIRAI 4 Smart Mobility Concept is equipped…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 5