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What happens when you can't unplug your plug-in? One driver's tale *UPDATE

What would happen if you drove to National Plug In Day in your EV, stopped at a Walgreens afterwards to charge, then found out you couldn't unplug the J1772 coupler? Not a good way to end the day.

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Donated Think EVs idled because of improper recharging?

"So about those free cars you donated to us..."

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America's RV capitol rebounds but number of Think EV workers drops to just two

Remember when the U.S. capital of RV production, Elkhart, IN was going to escape the doldrums that the decline of the motor home industry brought on by shifting over to building electric cars? Not so fast. As NPR reports, rising demand for RVs has helped boost employment in Elkhart, IN, while the number of workers at the factory building Think electric vehicles has dwindled to just two.

Think may be bankrupt, but cars are still available

If you were smitten by the little electric Think City and thought the company's recent bankruptcy put the kibosh on your chances of ever owning one of the plastic-paneled car, then *ahem, think again. It seems there are still some of the city runabouts to be had if you look in the right place.

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Richard Canny joins XL Hybrids board of directors

The former CEO of Think Global has moved over to XL Hybrids. Richard Canny, who sometimes writes for AutoblogGreen, joined the XL Hybrids board of directors this past week and said in a statement that he is ready to promote the company's aftermarket hybrid powertrain system that is supposed to improve fuel efficiency by up to 20 percent. Canny said in a statement that, "XL Hybrids has a unique and proprietary technology system that

Official: Think Global purchased by Electric Mobility Solutions AS

2011 Think City - Click above for high-res image gallery

Think welcomes Wiliam Nowicke as new VP of global operations

Think continues its senior leadership changes and expansion with the announcement that William Nowicke will join the company as vice presidend of global operations. Before signing up with the electric car company, Nowicke was a VP at "the global turn-around, restructuring, and business advisory firm, AlixPartners LLP." Turn around and restructuring? Sounds like something Think could find a use for those skills in a global operations V

A visit to Think's City electric car production plant in Elkhart, Indiana

Think CIty factory in Elkhart, IN – Click above for high-res image gallery

Think City will cost $34,000 before incentives

By mid-2011, the Think City all electric vehicle will be available for sale in the U.S. for $34,000, before incentives. That's what Michael Lock, the company's new chief marketing officer, has told Plugin Cars. The Norwegian company plans to sell between 2,000 to 3,000 of the plastic electric vehicles in three to

Think snags Ducati North America CEO for top job

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Think announces all-electric City will be sold in New York

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DC 2010: Think says 15 minutes is just right for fast charging

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Think CEO Richard Canny talks about Indiana plant deal, electric car plans for the U.S.

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels (left) and Think CEO Richard Canny – Click above to enlarge

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