Electricvehicles

08.27.12
Fuji Electric releasing first coin-operated EV fast charger, gives electric cars extra life
08.27.12

Fuji Electric releasing first coin-operated EV fast charger, gives electric cars extra life

Fuji Electric Retail Systems Co. is no stranger to flipping coins for profit, thanks to a robust li...

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08.24.12
Scarlet Motors promises an open EV design process
08.24.12

Scarlet Motors promises an open EV design process

It's not every day that you see a new EV manufacturer get started; it's even less common when the...

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08.22.12
BMW DriveNow EV car sharing comes to San Francisco Bay Area, ParkNow follows suit
08.22.12

BMW DriveNow EV car sharing comes to San Francisco Bay Area, ParkNow follows suit

BMW kicked off its DriveNow car sharing service in its home country last year to see if urban EV r...

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08.20.12
CE-Oh no he didn't!: Tesla's Elon Musk calls the Fisker Karma a 'mediocre product at a high price'
08.20.12

CE-Oh no he didn't!: Tesla's Elon Musk calls the Fisker Karma a 'mediocre product at a high price'

"I don't think very highly of Henrik Fisker," Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors, told Automobile maga...

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08.15.12
Ford underscores its love of electric cars, spends $135 million to make them happen
08.15.12

Ford underscores its love of electric cars, spends $135 million to make them happen

Ford really, really wants you to know that it's big on electric cars. Really. To that end, it's pu...

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08.15.12
Korean carbon-coated lithium-ion battery could cut recharge times down to minutes
08.15.12

Korean carbon-coated lithium-ion battery could cut recharge times down to minutes

Anyone who's had to recharge an EV -- or, for that matter, any mobile device with a very big batte...

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08.15.12
MIT's Hiriko 'foldable' car said to be priced at around $16k when it launches later next year
08.15.12

MIT's Hiriko 'foldable' car said to be priced at around $16k when it launches later next year

There's certainly a great amount of hype behind that Spanish, MIT-backed EV project called Hiriko,...

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08.14.12
GE, Urban Green Energy set up first integrated, wind-powered EV charging station (video)
08.14.12

GE, Urban Green Energy set up first integrated, wind-powered EV charging station (video)

GE and Urban Green Energy might not be the first to install a wind-powered EV charging station, bu...

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08.12.12
Fisker Karma owner returns from grocery run to find hybrid EV on fire
08.12.12

Fisker Karma owner returns from grocery run to find hybrid EV on fire

Fisker Automotive can't seem to catch break -- because its Karma hybrid EV sedan has yet again bec...

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