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We look ahead to the next Volt and Leaf, get a first look at the only seven-passenger plug-in hybrid, and a price for the Volkswagen e-Golf.
After extensive testing, China's regulators have approved Highpower's 20 Ah lithium-ion battery solution for the huge domestic PHEV and EV market.
Today we have stories on three big green-car names. Find out why the 2016 Chevrolet Volt could get a 75-horsepower range extended, and why states may be stuck in a "Hunger Games" for the massive battery "Gigafactory."
California, which offers rebates of up to $2,500 to electric vehicle buyers to help meet a goal of getting 1.5 million zero-emission vehicles onto its roads by 2025, is overhauling its incentive program to reflect a new reality: The state's rebates are sometimes just a windfall for the wealthy.
From The Car Connection : 2016 Volvo XC90 Review The completely redesigned 2016 Volvo XC90 bears very little semblance to the boxy, utilitarian wagons the brand built a reputation for in the past.
While it's a part that covers two thirds of all Volt miles driven, the other third is handled by its range-extending 1.4-liter Ecotec gasoline engine.
This week's merger between Burger King and Tim Hortons, and the proposed shift of the American food icon's headquarters to Canada, has everyone talking about the merits of corporate taxation .
Environmental Entrepreneurs' just-released quarterly jobs report shows that the number of new clean energy and clean transportation jobs announced in the second quarter of this year doubled from the previous quarter.
In the 1970s, Florida environmentalists who had invented the notion that landfills were going to overrun America came up with the idea of making coral reefs out of tires.
The move represents another technical building block for facilitating the integration of new automotive technologies while increasing the power and efficiency of its cars.
From The Car Connection : 2010-2013 Suzuki Kizashi Recalled For Spiders 2014 may be remembered as the Year of the Recall.
Volkswagen sets targets that are entertainingly confident, its stated goal for electric mobility being "market leadership by 2018."
Chinese automaker BYD was the first car company in the world to put a plug-in hybrid passenger car into production, a couple of years before the Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car hit the road.
With a release date sometime in October, it's one of several devices to be shown off in Germany, at next week's IFA.
As the name implies, the event showcased Volkswagen 's full vehicle portfolio, from the sporty Passat to the classic Jetta, but one thing in particular got me excited: Our group of journalists and bloggers was the first in the world to hop behind the wheel of the 2015 e-Golf , Volkswagen's first fully-electric vehicle for the U.S. market.
Not so fast! Some New Mexicans want our state government and other states too to think twice about the incentives they're offering Tesla Motors in hopes of luring the huge new battery "gigafactory".
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:04 am
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