September 27th, 2013
Italian company CRP Racing has created the world’s first electric superbike. With a top speed of over 124 miles per hour, the bike aims to convince consumers that green, and high speed, can go hand-in-hand.
September 26th, 2013
The 2014 Chevy Spark EV is an electric vehicle with 134 horsepower and it can still zip around town in grid-lock traffic.
September 24th, 2013
Tesla’s Model S has infatuated the world and taken the electric car mainstream. The Street’s Chris Ciaccia gives his thoughts in this report.
September 24th, 2013
Electric vehicle fans kicked off “Charge Across Town” EV Week in a city already enamored with the plug in cars. Associated Press reports that one out of five purely electric cars in the entire country was bought by San Franciscans this year.
September 18th, 2013
Bloomberg reports that GM CEO Dan Akerson and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk are locked in a battle to provide customers with a cheaper option in electric-powered vehicles.
September 11th, 2013
High speed rail has been proposed for the US Midwest as a way to better and more quickly connect cities, while reducing pollution from individual cars. The Michigan Department of Transportation will be hearing the public’s views in several meetings next week.
September 10th, 2013
German auto makers have been skeptical about electric cars and hybrids. But with regulators bearing down, they’re stepping up investments in plug-in models from small to large.
August 29th, 2013
The U.S. bike sharing fleet has doubled this year as the concept has taken off in New York City and other major urban centers, providing a low-cost, low-carbon way to hop around congested cities.
July 3rd, 2013
A new Electric Vehicle Guide by Sierra Club features 14 EVs and Plug-In EVs available to American consumers. They’re here to stay, so let’s consider the field and answer some of those nagging questions.
June 24th, 2013
Toyota – with great fanfare – announced earlier this month that an all-new, redesigned-from-the-tires-up 2014 Toyota Corolla would arrive at dealers in September. But what if you’re in need of a car right now? What sort of ride is the 2013 Toyota Corolla?
June 21st, 2013
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced a system for swapping a depleted battery in its electric Model S for a fresh one in as little as 90 seconds. Musk says the battery swap takes less time that it does to fuel up an Audi sedan.
June 14th, 2013
What is the true price of gasoline? It’s far more than you think when you step on the accelerator. This video shows the reckless reach of fossil fuel pollution.