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The 2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo and Turbo S are here — and they're juiced

In Turbo S guise, Porsche's first EV puts down 750 hp in overboost mode

12 used hybrids and EVs that aren't dreary, impractical or a Prius

In the wake of the U.N.'s dire climate change report and our recommendation that buying a used hybrid or EV is the best way to lower your automotive carbon footprint, here are 12 choices to consider.

California counters Trump, considers boosting EV rebates

State could offer thousands of dollars as federal incentives fade

California could add thousands of dollars in incentives for electric cars

Suzuki will road-test EVs in India, start production with Toyota in 2020

But charging infrastructure is a big problem there

But charging infrastructure is a big problem there.

VW's Electrify America taps Flintstones, Jetsons to promote EVs

More people know the 1960s cartoons than know electric cars exist

Nobe 100 is an EV with vintage cuteness ‘that you want to lick’

Three-wheel drive and a suitcase battery: Here are specs and price

Estonian electric car has throwback looks and EV mechanicals.

EV battery prices to stop falling in 2020, Hyundai says

Batteries' key ingredients will be harder to come by

Batteries' key ingredients will be harder to come by

VW spending nearly $85 billion total on electric and self-driving cars

Board approves latest round of $40 billion.

The goal: To be No. 1 in EVs.

BMW gears up to mass-produce electric cars by 2020

It plans to have 12 EV models by 2025

It plans to have 12 EV models by 2025

EVS29: Share 'n Go car sharing could arrive in US via Italy, China

Tiny EVs might have trouble in the land of big vehicles.

Chinese company ZD already operates a car-sharing fleet in Italy, and is now thinking of coming to the US.

EVS29: EVs for seniors, solar roofs on cars, and electric street sweepers

Tweet, tweet, tweet.

A short tour of the research posters at the EVS29 conference in Montreal.

BMW i introduces home energy storage using i3 batteries

The classy city EV's battery size is pretty perfect for a US household.

At EVS29, BMW announces a new home energy system that uses new or old i3 battery packs.

Nissan confirms next-gen Leaf will have over 200-mile range

'It's coming,' one engineering director tells us.

At EVS29, Nissan finally admits that it is working on a next-gen Leaf with a 60-kWh battery pack that will be able to go over 200 miles on a charge.

Well to wheels, most EVs are 61% cleaner than gas in Minnesota

GHG reduction can be as high as 95% with renewable power sources.

A report on emissions in Minnesota finds electric vehicles pollute substantially less than conventional cars, no matter the electricity source.

Germany's new EV incentive plan asks automakers to chip in

Germany remains well short of 1 million EV goal set for 2020.

The German government is considering a 5,000-euro perk for buyers of electric vehicles, and may ask automakers to help foot the bill.

Navigant: 1M plug-in vehicle sales a year in US by 2024

California Could Account For A Third Of That Figure Alone

US plug-in vehicle sales could reach 1 million units a year by 2024, Navigant says.

FTC: Tesla should be able to sell direct to customers in Michigan

Just Like Any Automaker Anywhere

Three FTC staff say, again, that laws restricting Tesla or other automakers from selling vehicles direct to customers is a bad idea. An 'anomaly,' in fact.

China sticking to its guns on EVs for the future

Even Hydrogen-Friendly Toyota Is Introducing Two New EVs There

China is lending massive support to EVs, and it's making sure automakers play along.

Here We Go Again: Lexus attacks EVs in new ad [UPDATE]

No One Would Want An EV If These Messages Were True

UPDATE: We got a comment from founding member of Plug In America Paul Scott on this ad. It's available below.

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