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'It changes the equation' for buyers and automakers, CEO Mary Barra says

'It changes the equation' for buyers and automakers, CEO Mary Barra says

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This report says so. We're not so sure.

There might be life after incentives.

Report

Fees may boost Indiana road-repair revenue by $2 million a year.

Indiana would join 10 other states that impose fees specifically for plug-in vehicles to make up for lost revenue from less gasoline taxes.

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Total 2016 deliveries were 76,230.

Despite the miss, we should see 2016 as a success for Tesla.

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Price increase is delayed for two weeks.

Buy now, or hope that the pound rebounds soon.

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Tesla, BYD will benefit if charging-time mandate removed

Country's rule necessitating 10-hour maximum charging time may be eliminated next year.

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Unfortunately, probably only in California and Oregon.

How would $6,500 strike you?

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And that's not counting the 200,000 plug-in trucks and buses

China beat the US and Europe in plug-in vehicle sales last year, and is only going to lengthen its lead.

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Nissan, GM get a bit of a pass.

Maybe the automakers no longer believe that they can influence public opinion with a TV ad. Oh, wait.

Official

Utility EV's longer range an attempt to increase fleet sales.

More details to come at the European Motor Show in Brussels next month.

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CEO Mark Fields really, really doesn't like having to build green cars.

Fields smells an opportunity.

Official

That 2015 stop-sale on VW diesels didn't hurt.

Chevy Volt, Ford Focus Hybrid, Nissan Leaf all had strong sales in November.

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Electric vehicle fans don't do boundaries.

To paraphrase Jeff Goldblum's character in Jurassic Park, "Tesla fans will find a way."

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Automaker is engaged in a similar fight in Texas, Michigan, and Missouri.

Once more, to the courts.

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The province aims to have 100,000 plug-ins on its roads by 2020.

Quebec will fund plug-in vehicle rebates and charging-station grants to spur EV, PHEV sales.

Official

The German automaker says to expect more over the next five years.

More electric vehicles are coming soon, and so is autonomy.

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This year's sales of EVs, PHEVs are up 38 percent to almost 111,000 units.

US sales of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids surpassed a record 16,000 units in September.

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EV, PHEV demand should grow even faster as GM prepares to debut Chevy Bolt EV.

September's plug-in vehicle sales may have surged more than 40 percent from last year.

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No surprise, but the Electric Drive Transportation Association endorses this plan.

Incentive program would be similar to offering free public-transportation passes or parking discounts.