October 19th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
The Department of Energy has put to rest the myth that EVs are worse for the environment than vehicles that use diesel or gas engines. This is something like the 107th time that a reputable organization has concluded this
October 2nd, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
There are many people who worry about charging an EV in the rain. No need to be concerned says Nissan engineer Jonathon Ratliff.
September 27th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
One of the things that Elon Musk said during Tesla's annual shareholder and Battery Day event that snagged my brain was that even though EV market share is up, not everyone has an EV. It's a simple statement, but the point is that we have a long way to go to get non-electric cars off the road
September 21st, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
A new study explains that electric vehicles last longer than initially expected and are much greener than fossil-fueled cars
November 29th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Hyundai UK commissioned a study about people's attitudes toward electric car. The biggest reason people don't buy electric cars is still range anxiety.
July 3rd, 2018 | by Guest Contributor
Since the very beginning, Tesla has attracted negative press coverage, ranging from honest skepticism to unhinged conspiracy theories. Back in the early days, a column called Tesla Death Watch trumpeted the company’s financial difficulties, and a website called Boycott Tesla spun wild stories of exploding cars and sinister cover-ups
July 1st, 2018 | by Matt Pressman
Tesla haters are coming out of the woodwork everywhere. That said, there could be some underlying urgency for this sudden, sweeping attack. According to Giles Parkinson (via RenewEconomy), "It seems that Elon Musk’s detractors – and they are legion – have decided that it may be now or never if they have a chance of stopping the founder and CEO of Tesla in his tracks."
February 26th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan
What did hundreds of thousands of people read on CleanTechnica in the past week? My monologue on Republican policy problems didn't crack the top 20, but the following stories certainly lit people up
February 25th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Opponents of electric cars claim they will crash the utility grid and cost utility companies billions. Both claims are wildly inaccurate.
February 19th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
It's time to bust some of the myths that surround electric cars at the moment. Some people want you to believe electric cars pollute just as much as conventional cars. The trouble is, that myth is simply untrue.
January 28th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
WiTricity is at the forefront of wireless charging and working closely with major manufacturers to make it standard on the electric vehicles of the future. CEO Alex Gruzen explains why 5 myths about wireless charging are inaccurate.
October 25th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
In Amsterdam earlier this year for EVBox's first annual rEVolution conference, one of the presenters was TED Talker, Latin American EV super advocate, and CleanTechnica reader Monica Araya. She gave a wonderful presentation on breaking down electric vehicle myths in Costa Rica, more broadly across Latin America, and even more broadly across the world. The presentation is definitely worth a watch, so have at it!
October 22nd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
New ideas always make us nervous at first. Airplanes and automobiles were once considered dangerous but now are part of everyday life. Electric cars are a relatively new idea. Some early adopters can't wait to own one, but the majority of people are seemingly skeptical
August 8th, 2015 | by Brian Kent
Brian Kent is a Nissan LEAF owner who is about to embark on a negative-carbon US road trip to all [&hellip
April 13th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan
Many of us here at CleanTechnica are big fans of the site Skeptical Science. Skeptical Science has a great system [&hellip