Malaysian government-linked companies to lease Tesla Model S. Wanxiang is hosting students in China to visit technology sites and learn Mandarin. The building where Chevrolet Spark EV motors are made has been LEED certified.
Tesla Model S LED License Plate Replacement Bulbs Reviewed
Tesla says it will work with China on charging standards. Teslarati tries out Abstract Ocean replacement LED license plate bulbs for the Tesla Model S. Toyota and Air Liquide discuss the hydrogen economy in New York during a ride-and-drive of the Mirai at the State Capitol.
Smith, FDG Form Joint Venture For Commercial EVs In US
Pennsylvania is extending its Alternative Fuel Vehicle Rebate Program. Smith Electric Vehicles and FDG Electric Vehicles have formed a joint venture to build commercial EVs for US fleets. Zero Motorcycles will match the $1 million grant awarded from the California Energy Commission for R&D and assembly at its Santa Cruz headquarters.
Eseye Handling Connectivity For The New Motion Charging Network
Solaris is building an 80-foot bus powered by a Ballard fuel cell module. Eseye is now handling connectivity for The New Motion charging network in Europe. Zero begins selling electric motorcycles in Italy.
Ford Tests Cylinder Deactivation In 1.0-Liter EcoBoost Engine, Joule CO2 Ethanol Meets Standards
Plug-in hybrid sales are expected to drop in Holland with decreased incentives. Ford is testing cylinder deactivation in 1.0-liter EcoBoost for improved economy. Silicon Valley startup Atieva is building an EV in Tesla's backyard with some former talent. Tests show Joule recycled CO2 ethanol is ready for use in fuel.
Volkswagen Car-Net lets user control vehicle functions from the Apple Watch. Chevrolet adds CNG capability to its Silverado 3500HD Chassis Cab. UPS has made a deal to source renewable natural gas from Clean Energy Fuels.
A new video shows how happy retailers are with E15. While the output of onboard chargers improves, lower power ratings continue to dominate. SolarCity says Tesla's battery makes solar systems two-thirds cheaper.
China's Car Scrapping Industry Is Lagging But Growing
As car ownership has grown in China, so too will its scrapping industry. PlugShare has added a trip planner and other features to its mobile app. XL Hybrids has announced a hybrid conversion system for the Ford Transit.
Tesla Installing Energy Storage At College Of Marin
Tesla owners in Hong Kong now get a guaranteed resale price on their Model S. College of Marin is installing a Tesla stationary energy storage system. Wrightspeed announces Fulcrum multi-fuel turbine range extender.
Formula E keeps the same driver lineup for Monaco. See the Ultimate Guide to Vehicle Modification for Fuel Efficiency. Brusa licenses WiTricity wireless charging technology. Telsa's battery is business booming for onsite energy storage.
Tesla Owner Shares Story Of 120,000 Miles Of Ownership
Tesla Model S owner love his car more with time. Is it the software updates? Porsche gets 10 million Facebook likes and lets a fan drive the 918 Spider 1000 kilometers. Avis Denmark now has the largest Nissan EV fleet in Europe.
BMW, GM In Top 5 For Onsite Green Energy Generation
Mitsubishi is planning a plug-in hybrid crossover "Evo." Amsterdam's buses will all be electric in 10 years. BMW and GM among top five US organizations for onsite green energy. Volkswagen to release sustainability report on Twitter.
A new introduced to the House aims to deregulate E15. A bipartisan group of 37 senators are asking the EPA to strengthen the RFS. The Toyota Mobility Foundation is launching a pilot program in Bangkok, Thailand.
ChargePoint Calculates Environmental Impact Of Its Users
Phoenix Cars has delivered the ZEUS electric flatbed truck to the US Navy. A man traded his Mistubishi i-MiEV for a Chevy Volt and uses less gas. ChargePoint users have saved 8.2 million gallons of gas.
Enterprise CarShare will operate at 45 Washington DC Metrorail stations. Ashley Horvat leaves Oregon DOT for PlugShare. The National Research Council finds barriers to EV adoption and suggests ways to remove them.