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  1. Nissan Offers Free Charging for Leaf OwnersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Automobile Magazine

    Nissan is making electric vehicle ownership a little more attractive with its "No Charge to Charge" program, which will provide 2014 Nissan Leaf owners with two years of free public charging thanks to an all-access EZ-Charge card.

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  2. Electric Vehicles Cruise Into The 2014 New York Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Electronic Design

    ... public stations to about 80% in 30 minutes. A switch also lets drivers choose between 8-A and 12-A charging. The Nissan Leaf gets the equivalent of 126 MPG city and 101 MPG highway, with an 84-mile range. Nissan works with AeroVironment to provide ...

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  3. CarCharging, Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, and Department of...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | WJRT

    ... CarCharging's Level II charging stations are compatible with EVs sold in including the Tesla Model S, Nissan LEAF, Chevy Volt, Mitsubishi i-Miev, Toyota Prius Plug-In, Honda Fit EV, and Toyota Rav4 EV, as well as many others scheduled for release ...

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  4. Commuting in "Kelleafy"Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... research leasing an electric vehicle. Her family members, however, were skeptical. On her first test drive of a Nissan Leaf up the steep and windy San Marcos Pass, Kelly convinced her dad to ride along even though he was certain the vehicle wouldn't ...

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  5. Will an Electric Vehicle Work for Your Family?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | KickingTires

    ... range is only about 21 miles. If your family desires to use more electric range than gasoline, models like the Nissan Leaf and Spark EV, which both have a greater range, warrant longer charging times for bigger batteries, making an upgrade to a ...

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  6. Kick Gas, The Movie, Released Today Earth Day + VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorcycle.com

    ... to set a new Guinness World record, has been released on this day, Earth Day, 2014. The vehicles included a Nissan Leaf, 2012 Zero S, a Xenon electric scooter, and an A2B Alva electric bicycle. The goal, then, was to cover 4000 miles in 44 days, ...

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  7. Will the Nissan Leaf Take On the Tesla Model S At Half the Price?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Slashdot

    And I can easily imagine why 84 miles of range isn't enough. Now it sounds like Nissan is listening, as well as watching Tesla's success.

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  8. Sunshine lights up Clayton homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Hans Wekking stands next to his Nissan Leaf electric car. The Clayton electrician and his wife have begun powering their home with solar panels installed on the roof of their garage.

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  9. 'Kick Gas' Movie: Driving Across U.S. In Electric Car & MotorcyclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GreenCarReports

    ... on Earth Day 2014. Our little caravan of electric vehicles traveled 4,000 miles in 44 days, comprised of a Nissan Leaf electric car, my Zero S electric motorcycle, a Xenon electric scooter, and an A2B Alva electric bicycle. The goals of the trip ...

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  10. Roadshow: Electric car owners don't save much by leaving lights offRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... lane should be renamed a Clean Air Lane or "CAL" for short! Q Once my brain stopped exploding after hearing that Nissan Leaf users put their lives and the lives of others at risk to save a few watt-hours of electricity by turning their lights off, I ...

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  11. Roadshow: SUV bashing has eased; electric cars are new targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... some are hybrids and their mileage can be in the 25 mpg range. Not great, but certainly better. Q Why do Nissan Leaf drivers insist on going 50 mph when using the FasTrak lanes at 237-880? Pick it up, boys and girls. Q I'm not bashing any car, and ...

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  12. 2011 Technology of the Year: Electric PropulsionRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2010 | Automobile Magazine

    ... General Motors and Nissan have invested billions to engineer, produce, and market the Chevy Volt and the Nissan Leaf to the first wave of mass-market electric-car customers. Although the arrival of suitable batteries and huge capital commitments are ...

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  13. ChargePoint, Inc. - Nissan Launches Programs to Make Leaf Charging Free and 'EZ'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ENP Newswire - 22 April 2014 Release date- 18042014 - NEW YORK CITY - Nissan today announced the expansion of its successful 'No Charge to Charge' promotion, which will provide two years of no-cost public charging with the purchase or lease of a new Nissan LEAF.

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  14. German stocks - Factors to watch on April 22Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... opened an investigation of electric car chargers made by German supplier Robert Bosch after a driver of a 2013 Nissan Leaf reported one emitted smoke while charging. A significant majority of shareholders in Chilean shipper Compania SudAmericana de ...

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  15. At NY Auto Show Electric Cars Coming on StrongRead the original story

    Monday | Chosun Ilbo

    ... "I think the mistake that many people in the industry and in the media maybe thought was that -- when the Nissan Leaf came out or the Chevrolet Volt -- was that suddenly people would drop their gasoline cars and rush for them. No, it's not that ...

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  16. KBB Names 10 Best Green Cars of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Auto Remarketing

    ... interior boasts plenty of recycled materials and door panels formed from visible natural fibers." 1. BMW i3 2. Nissan Leaf 3. Toyota Prius 4. Honda Accord Hybrid 5. Tesla Model S 6. Chevrolet Volt 7. Ford C-Max Hybrid 8. Honda Civic CNG 9. Lexus ES ...

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  17. Carbon Nanotubes Could Help Us Store And Use Solar Energy Even After The Sun Has SetRead the original story

    Monday | Switched

    ... Volt, an electric hybrid vehicle, has a range of about 35 miles before a gas engine kicks in. The all-electric Nissan Leaf gets an equivalent to 99 mpg. But the main concern is the youth of the industry. At home charging stations are recommended for ...

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  18. #1 problem with owning an electric car?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | TreeHugger

    ... stand the lower drive quality of their Lexus, BMW, etc. and prefer to drive the much cheaper Chevy Volt or Nissan LEAF . Of course, despite actually missing the fun and smooth drive of an electric motor, the early adopters are also happy to see ...

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  19. Nissan Leaf Likely To Offer Larger Battery For Longer RangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GreenCarReports

    Now Nissan executive Andy Palmer has come close to confirming that a longer-range Nissan Leaf is in the cards, though likely not until 2016 or even 2017.

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  20. CarCharging Joins Nissan's "EZ-Charge" and "No Charge to Charge" ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Auto Channel

    ... promotion, which provides two years of no-fee charging with the new EZ-Charge card with the purchase of a new Nissan LEAF. The EZ Charge all-access card provides Nissan LEAF owners with access to CarCharging's Blink Network as well as other major ...

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