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Tesla hometown to require new homes have solar, be ‘EV ready’

Published: May 9, 2017

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Tesla , Green Culture , Electric , Solar Fremont City Council is now waiting for approval from state building and energy commissions. Continue reading Tesla hometown to require new homes have solar, be ‘EV ready’ Tesla hometown to require new homes have solar, be ‘EV ready’ originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 09 May 2017 11:30:00 EDT


The irony of the EV chargers at the Thomas Edison Museum

Published: April 21, 2017

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Filed under: Green , BMW , Electric Edison was more of a DC guy. Continue reading The irony of the EV chargers at the Thomas Edison Museum The irony of the EV chargers at the Thomas Edison Museum originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:30:00 EDT


VW may have to spend some of its $800M diesel scandal fund to advertise other brands in California

Published: December 2, 2016

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Volkswagen , AutoblogGreen Exclusive , Diesel , Electric , Hydrogen VW might also have to pay for hydrogen stations for cars it doesn’t sell. Continue reading VW may have to spend some of its $800M diesel scandal fund to advertise other brands in California VW may have to spend some of its $800M diesel scandal fund to advertise other brands in California originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:14:00 EST.


Tesla launches Supercharger valet service

Published: March 31, 2016

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Filed under: Green , Tesla , Green Automakers , Electric Tesla has begun offering valet service at some of its congested Supercharger locations. Continue reading Tesla launches Supercharger valet service Tesla launches Supercharger valet service originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 31 Mar 2016 08:44:00 EST.


Indianapolis tells city workers not to charge EVs at home

Published: July 15, 2015

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Filed under: Government/Legal , Green , Electric Indianapolis is having trouble with its plug-in cars, both the BlueIndy carsharing vehicles and the Vision Fleet municipal fleet. Continue reading Indianapolis tells city workers not to charge EVs at home Indianapolis tells city workers not to charge EVs at home originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:29:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds


UK-based HaloIPT introduces in-road charging system for electric vehicles

Published: November 10, 2010

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Filed under: Emerging Technologies , EV/Plug-in UK-based HaloIPT is ready to launch its in-road wireless charging system for electric vehicles (EVs). The company’s setup, which works on inductive power transfer discovered back in the 1800s, promises to offer simple on-street charging for any battery-powered vehicles. HaloIPT claims that its system, unlike some others, is tolerant of misalignment by drivers, can deliver a charge across an air gap of up to 15 inches and even has the ability to sense when something as small as a wandering cat interferes with the charging process.


Washington, Oregon a perfect one-two punch when it comes to electric vehicle chargers

Published: September 30, 2010

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Hybrid , Green Daily Level 3 Quick charge station in Portland, OR Two states within the U.S.


Toronto hydro chief: Electric car upswing would crash grid

Published: September 8, 2010

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in One of the biggest concerns about widespread deployment of plug-in vehicles is the effect it will have on electricity generation and distribution capacity. Here in the United States, most officials from utilities have been pretty upbeat and emphasize that there is plenty of capacity for charging vehicles as long as it is mostly done during off-peak hours.


Electric vehicle charging times will depend on both the charging station and the car

Published: September 2, 2010

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in Electric vehicles (EVs) may be dramatically less mechanically complex than their traditional internal combustion counterparts, but that’s where the simplicity ends.


Auto execs question need for widespread public charging infrastructure

Published: August 7, 2010

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Green Daily Earlier this week, automotive execs came together to discuss the future of the industry at the Center for Automotive Research Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, MI. As Green Car Advisor reports, one of the sessions at the seminar was titled “Full-scale Deployment: Making the Business Case.” This particular session focused on discussing the need for widespread deployment of public charging stations. However, the discussion quickly turned around as many panelists argued that there’s simply no need for a public charging infrastructure in the U.S


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