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Legal Settlement Allows Tesla To Sell Cars In Michigan (Finally)

Published on January 21st, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

A new legal settlement ruled in favor of Tesla in Michigan. Tesla can now sell and service its vehicles in the state of Michigan, according to an anonymous source close to the matter. This agreement will enable Tesla buyers to pick up any new Tesla vehicles they buy within Michigan instead of having to leave the state to do so. But the deal is a bit complicated... Read More


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Renault Twingo Z.E.

Renault Will Introduce The Twingo Z.E. This Year

Published on January 21st, 2020 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen

In last week’s press release about Renault's 2019 sales success, there was a stealth announcement about the introduction of the Twingo Z.E. “For the group, 2020 will mark a new stage in its electric offensive with the launch of Twingo Z.E. and the deployment of its new E-Tech hybrid and plug-in hybrid offers.” Only a few obsessive followers realized that this was news... Read More


Clean Power

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Tesla Cuts Prices Of Solar Systems To Counter Drop In Federal Rebate

Published on January 21st, 2020 | by Kyle Field

Ringing in 2020 brought many changes to the US solar industry, including a drop in the US federal incentive for residential solar systems. The tax credit fell from 30 percent of the solar system cost to 26 percent effective January 1st, 2020. This first step-down in the tax credit is a small piece of recognition for just how much the financials for solar have improved over the last 10 years... Read More


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Join Elon Musk At Home For A Revealing Chat

Published on January 21st, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

The team at Third Row Tesla Podcast recently sat down at home with Elon Musk for a revealing chat about his young adulthood and varied career before Tesla. Elon's brother Kimbal and mum Maye also joined parts of the conversation, adding to the informal vibe and contributing some colourful anecdotes. The interview is well worth a watch... Read More


Bicycles

Rad Power Bikes Adds A RadRover Step-Thru & Refreshes E-Bike Lineup For 2020

Published on January 20th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

Rad Power Bikes is kicking off the new year with a new model and improvements across nearly its entire line of e-bikes. The big news is an all new RadRover Step-Thru that brings the power of electric mobility to even more customers in a new build that combines the fat tires from the RadRover and a new low-step frame that makes it easier to mount... Read More


Cars

China Electric Vehicle Sales — The Light At The End Of The Tunnel?

Published on January 20th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

After some terrible months (-42% in November), the Chinese plug-in market seems to have finally bottomed out, falling just 22% year over year (YoY) in December, to 149,000 units, with both powertrain technologies dropping. Fully electric vehicles (BEVs) suffered less (only -17% YoY) than plug-in hybrids (-45%)... Read More


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Entrepreneur Adds Mobile Service Station At Tesla Superchargers

Published on January 20th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

If you ask a driver of an electric vehicle about the things they miss the most about driving a combustion vehicle, fueling up probably isn't on the list, but the amenities at these very same service stations might be. The ability to refill tires, vacuum out the car, dump some trash, and grab a hot cup of coffee adds some serious convenience to the fueling experience... Read More


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