Posts Tagged ‘EV’


The Electric Car Debate: Are They Really Doing the Environment a Favor?

Posted on December 3rd, 2013 by

The petroleum-guzzling transport system is a big factor in the environmental crisis. So no wonder electric vehicles have been heralded as a tide turner. But[...]
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eGallon Understates The Costs of Driving Electric Vehicles

Posted on July 22nd, 2013 by

  The energy department recently released a new tool intended to encourage the public to buy more electric vehicles.  Released with much fanfare, the eGallon[...]
Do EVs Make Good Cents or Sense

Do EVs Make Good Cents or Sense?

Posted on January 3rd, 2013 by

David Herron of Torque News stated in his article “60 kWh Tesla Model S rated at 208 mile electric driving range by EPA:”  “The 85[...]
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Head of ARPA-E Sketches Course for Energy Research

Posted on September 12th, 2012 by

ARPA-E, a Department of Energy research agency focused in funding projects that improve and regulate energy emissions and deploy advance energy technologies, will be working[...]

Wind energy is Obama’s focus in Iowa visit this Tuesday

Posted on August 15th, 2012 by

Wind energy is Obama’s focus in Iowa visit this Tuesday Tuesday, President Obama was in Iowa at Oskaloosa, Marshalltown and Waterloo, talking about his support[...]
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Net Present Value of a Hybrid Car

Posted on March 7th, 2012 by

This article will aim to convey they cost reduction that should be realized in terms of cost savings that should be factored into the purchase[...]

Life in the Fast Lane – Electric Vehicle Observations

Posted on February 1st, 2012 by

Recently I had the opportunity to use a Nissan Leaf™ for several full days, a much more interesting exercise than a simple test drive. As[...]

Nissan LEAF First EV To Receive Euro NCAP 5 Stars

Posted on May 26th, 2011 by

Details about how the all-electric Nissan LEAF received a Euro NCAP Star rating.
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Spain Leading Renewable Energy Generation

Posted on February 14th, 2011 by

Spain gets three fourths of its energy from renewable sources on the festive three wise kings day. Car manufacturer creates EV safety sensor.