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China to extend subsidies on electric cars past 2015

10 February 2014 | Reuters
China's Finance Ministry said it will extend a programme of subsidies for buyers of electric-powered vehicles after the current subsidy regime, part of efforts to combat pollution in cities, expires in 2015. The exist...
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August Electric Vehicle Meet In CA: Batteries Only (No Vo...

10 February 2014 | Green Car Reports
This August, a group of electric vehicle drivers will travel from Mexico to Canada up the West Coast as part of the BC2BC annual all-electric vehicle rally. To celebrate, the meet will bring together electric vehicles...
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Grid Capacity For Electric Vehicles Is Actually Not A Pro...

4 February 2014 | cleantechnica
Somehow, Americans have trouble grasping the idea that our current utilities can support a high number of electric cars without building hundreds of new power plants. However, a new study from the global clean technol...
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Top Electric Car States — Which Has The Highest Per...

4 February 2014 | cleantechnica
In San Francisco, LA, and San Diego, one expects to see a ton of fresh-spirited electric cars spinning around town. However, surprisingly, California comes in third in terms of electric vehicles per total auto sales. ...
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Electric Cars Cut Greenhouse Gases Even More Than Expecte...

3 February 2014 | Green Car Reports
A trial program with electric cars at the Kennedy Space Center is going better than expected, cutting greenhouse gas emissions in company vehicles. In fact, the center's sustainability office suggests the results are ...
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New Method of Charging Electric Cars Could Bring Savings&...

3 February 2014 | Wesa 90,5
A new study by a team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University suggests that electric car owners can cut costs if they forfeit control over when to charge their vehicles. The study found that allowing the power gr...
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2014 Cadillac ELR Electric Coupe: Free Home Charging Stat...

31 January 2014 | Green Car Reports
When the price of the 2014 Cadillac ELR range - extended luxury coupe was announced last October - it's $75,995 - the gasps and shrieking could be heard throughout the plug-in electric car world. Yesterday, Cadillac s...
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Nissan Installs Europe’s 1,000th 30-Minute Electric...

31 January 2014 | Automotive World
Nissan has announced 1,000 CHAdeMO quick chargers have now been installed in Europe with the commissioning of the charger at the Roadchef Clacket Lane Services in Surrey, UK. The fast charging unit can recharge the ba...
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Greenercars.org Releases 2014 Environmental Scores: Smart...

30 January 2014 | ACEEE
Looking forward to vehicle sales above 16 million in 2014 for the first time in seven years, automakers are capitalizing on the market upswing by offering customers a vast array of vehicle options. Today at greenercar...
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Pepsi-Cola partners with EMtoors for electric vehicle fle...

30 January 2014 | MotionCars
Popular beverage maker PEPSI-COLA Products Phils., Inc. partners with 100% Filipino-owned e-trike manufacturer/assembler EMotors, Inc., to promote the use of clean, green, zero-emission electric vehicles. “Pepsi...
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China PM calls for national roll-out of electric vehicles

30 January 2014 | RTCC
China’s premier said the government should use electric cars and buses in order to help improve pollution levels in the country’s major cities. The use of coal in power stations, homes and factories is oft...
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China 2013 Electric Car Sales Report

28 January 2014 | cleantechnica
China sells a ton of electric scooters and electric bikes every year, but it is just inching into the electric car arena. Below, via EV Obsession, are China’s 2013 electric car sales numbers and leaders. China&r...
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Tesla owner completes first coast-to-coast trip in electr...

28 January 2014 | Chicago Tribune
Traveling across the country by electric vehicle is now possible for owners of the Tesla Model S performance sedan. Even better, it cost nothing. Using the all-electric vehicle maker’s exclusive supercharging ne...
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Formula E electric-car racing series attracts eight more ...

28 January 2014 | LA Times
Eight more drivers have committed to racing in Formula E, a proposed series featuring electric-powered race cars competing on city courses around the world, the series said Monday. The drivers include IndyCar Series d...
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More Funding Provided for Electric Car Research

28 January 2014 | Roll Call
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz is continuing the Obama administration’s programs aimed at helping automakers develop more fuel-efficient vehicles. Moniz announced the latest $50 million round of grants last ...