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What Does It Take to Sour on the Electric Car Experience?
NEW YORK -- Sales of electric cars are growing but all is not well in electric car land.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
KLAS-TV Las Vegas
Popularity of electric cars growing in S. Nevada
More and more owners of electric cars are plugging in for their power. The Las Vegas area now has more than 100 electric charging stations for cars, from casinos to businesses to the Clark County Government Center.
'Tree Huggers Don't Buy Luxury Cars,' Says Cadillac Exec On Electric Cars
According to a Cadillac executive quoted in The Detroit News a week ago, it's someone who never buys luxury cars.
Three Years Later, Most Consumers Don't Understand The Chevy Volt
Its sales of 58,000 units so far are still small compared to more conventional vehicles, but many people will have seen one on the road by now--and seen TV ads or information on the internet.
Monroe college shows hybrid tech
Organizers of a small gathering of electric and hybrid-electric cars today at Monroe County Community College decided to open the event to the public to give people a no-pressure opportunity to check out electric vehicle technology.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Local 4 catches up with Robert Ficano
KEVIN DIETZ LIVE FOR US TONIGHT DOWNTOWN DETROIT. THE RACE FOR WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE GOT A JUMP START TODAY WITH THREE BIG NAMES MAKING THEIR CANNED DISWAY OFFICIAL.
Voice of America
At NY Auto Show Electric Cars Coming On Strong
Plug in your car, then unplug, and drive away. More and more consumers are doing just that.
Go fast or go green at the New York International Auto Show
Car companies are pushing their new wares this week at the annual New York International Auto Show at the Javits Center in Manhattan.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Inhabitat's Week in Green: flexible circuit boards, BMW i3 and the world's first urban algae canopy
Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.
Toyota to launch hydrogen-powered car next year
Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.
Official: Montreal sets new EV gathering record: 431
The Nissan Leaf models are the easiest to spot, since they dominate the foreground.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
New World Record In Canada: 431 Plug-In Electric Vehicles In One Place
Organizers said a Bollore BlueCar, of the type used by the AutoLib electric-car-sharing service in Paris , was also present--and so was a Porsche converted to electric power.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Auto Channel
Tailor-inspired Custom-fit Covers Protect GM Vehicles
April 18, 2014; Fussy tailors spend years honing their skills, learning how fabric draped on a body could be pinned, cut and sewn to protect the wearer and make a high-quality fashion statement.
These Electric Cars May Replace Horse-Drawn Carriages In NYC
On the heels of the actor's impassioned New York Times editorial urging de Blasio not to ban Central Park's horse-drawn carriages, activists on Thursday unveiled a model of the vintage-styled electric car likely to replace them -- yet another sign de Blasio's campaign promise may be fulfilled soon.
The Curious Capitalist
Here Comes the Next Big Push to Get Drivers to Buy Electric Cars
Everybody understands that one big upside of owning an electric car is that you'll never have to spend a penny on gasoline.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Nu Wire Investor
Detroit Industrial Property Making A Comeback
An industrial market rebound has proven to be the tide that lifts all boats, even struggling Detroit, which recently recorded one of the strongest declines in industrial property availability in the country.
India Auto News
2015 Chevrolet Cruze goes LIVE at New York Motor Show
Refreshed in format and exclusive in design, the new 2015 Chevrolet Cruze made its debut at the 2014 New York Motor Show.
And Now There Is One... BMW i3 Declared 2014 World Green Car
The BMW i3 was chosen from an initial entry list of fourteen new vehicles from all over the world, then a short list of three finalists that included the winner as well as the Audi A3 Sportback g-tron and the Volkswagen XL1.
Chevrolet Expected to Launch Cheaper Chevy Volt Plug-In Hybrid Next Year
Chevy is currently working on the next-generation Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid, which is expected to arrive sometime next year.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
INSIGHT-In green car race, Toyota adds muscle with fuel-cell launch
In 1997, Toyota caught its competitors by surprise with the revolutionary Prius, the first commercially successful gasoline-electric hybrid car.