Tesla Motors Originally Displayed the Tesla Model X WithOUT Side-View Mirrors

Tesla Motors Pushing for Side-View Mirror Elimination

Aerodynamics play a big role in fuel economy and, in electric vehicles like those built by Tesla Motors, range, which is why side-view mirrors...

EU Reached an Agreement on International Scheme for Reducing Aviation Emissions

After months of negotiations and debates, green taxes on flights to and from Europe are still pending a global deal, although international governments finally...
Shanghai to Triple the Number of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations by End of 2015

Build Charging Stations and Electric Vehicles Will Come to Shanghai

By 2015, the city of Shanghai, China, expects to have some 10,000 “green cars” on the road, by which I’m guessing they’re referring to...
Chevy Volt asks, "Where is my battery, LG Chem?"

LG Chem Finally Produce Chevy Volt and Cadillac ELR Traction Batteries, on Hold Again?

In Holland, Michigan, an LG Chem plant sits idle , in spite of the demand for the Chevy Volt and Cadillac ELR traction batteries...
Chevy Volt's Unique Electrical System.

Chevy Volt Naysayers Can Shut Up Now

When the Chevy Volt Concept debuted at the Detroit Auto Show, back in 2007, along with its interesting hybrid powertrain, it generated a lot...
Fuel economy and emissions testing, automakers and regulators have catching up to do in the EU.

Europe Needs to Update Fuel Economy Test Cycles

Times, “they are a-changin’ but, at least according to some independent testing agencies, environmental regulations, such as those that govern transportation fuel economy and...
Better Place Dealership in Israel

Better Place Sees No Profits in Israel, Lays Off Hundreds

Electric vehicles aren't only having a hard time breaking into the market here in the US, but abroad as well. Some government and...

$150 Million Offered by DOE In Clean Energy Manufacturing Tax Credits

Under a federal program that is set to expire in 2014, twelve clean energy businesses in the United States will receive a total of...

Obama Plans an $8 Bln Green Energy Budget for 2012

The Department of Energy has $29.5 available billion for the fiscal year 2012. About $8 billion would be invested in solar, wind and advanced batteries. "Whomever leads in the global, clean energy economy will also take the lead in creating high-paying, highly skilled jobs for its people," the administration said about the budget.
Google Autonomous Vehicle Testing, California Says "No Sleeping"

A Message to Autonomous Vehicle Drivers, “Wake up, Sleepy Head!”

Autonomous vehicles basically drive themselves, so does the “driver” (owner? rider? passenger? transportee?) need to stay awake after assigning the destination? There are truly a...