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Chinese EV Mandate & Rebadged EVs — Case Study

July 4th, 2019 | by Tim Dixon

If you are an observer of the Chinese EV market, you might have noticed a number of large automakers making big commitments to EV production in China, and new models being quickly released into the Chinese market. Let's look at the Chinese EV mandate to understand why and then use a case study of the SOL e20x to understand how this is being done


Electric Scooters From ZEV

December 28th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan

  Here’s an electric scooter company I don’t think we’ve featured yet — Z Electric Vehicle (ZEV). Before sharing some [&hellip


Wireless Car Charger For The Chevy Volt

December 20th, 2012 | by Nicholas Brown

  Excitingly, Momentum Dynamics Corporation has announced that it was able to wirelessly charge a Chevy Volt. The company also proudly [&hellip


Electric Car Club Lets Potential EV Customers Try Before They Buy

October 12th, 2012 | by Charis Michelsen

For anyone on the fence about how cool (or practical) an electric car ​actually​ is, a chance to try it before you buy it might be just the right kind of push. A new car club in the U.K.'s Milton Keynes is providing exactly that service - and it's not just a car club, it's an ​electric​ car club


Denmark Presents: The QBEAK EV

August 8th, 2012 | by Charis Michelsen

Tiny little electric vehicles make a lot of sense for people living in urban environments – and (tell the truth, now) how many of you live in a city? Even with a relatively short range, small electric vehicles thrive in their natural habitat of


Are Electric Cars “Green” No Matter Where You Plug-In?

April 20th, 2012 | by Breath on the Wind

Paul Stenquist of the New York Times attempted to educate us last Sunday by suggesting that pollution from electric cars is as clear as a sixth grade math problem. However, by 9th grade, we should begin to understand that although we can add any numbers together, it is the relationship between those numbers and something in the real world which gives us sensible results


A Short Tale & “The Long Tailpipe”

January 16th, 2012 | by Breath on the Wind

Considering all of our present renewable energy generation there is enough clean electricity to power just a little over 100 million electric cars, today. Arguments like "the long tailpipe" would suggest that this goal is far off or even potentially unreachable



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