Posts Tagged CAFE


Study Finds CAFE Standards Can Indeed Increase EV Adoption

It turns out, U.S. Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) Standards work exactly as intended, and perhaps better. A team of researchers from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at MIT, and the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering at the University of Central Florida published an article entitled, Will Corporate…

3 months ago by Steven Loveday 12


EPA Not Backing Down On 2025 Emissions Standards

Only a week prior to President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has now set vehicle emissions standards that should remain in place until 2025. The standards are based on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) current fuel economy regulations. The EPA looked at whether or not…

9 months ago by Steven Loveday 44

Fuel Economy Penalties Won’t Be Increased Until 2019

According to The Detroit News, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is now postponing increased fines for fuel economy violations. Traditional automakers are surely elated over this development, but it’s a slap in the face for EVs. The ruling was supposed to come into play now, retroactive to the 2015…

10 months ago by Steven Loveday 36

A Word On Tesla’s Survivability Under Trump

A WORD FROM NEWMAN SECURITIES Here’s a good, concise article about Tesla’s survivability under President Heat Miser. TeslaMondo will make it even more concise here. Solar is pretty safe. State governments control net metering. And the 30 percent federal reimbursement for solar insulation was a Republican gig (Bush) with enduring bipartisan support. Plus, costs…

11 months ago by Tesla Mondo 45