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2019 Ford Fusion Energi gets longer electric range
Ford is boosting the battery size and electric range of its Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid sedan for 2019. The new battery will store 9 kwh, up from 7 kwh, to give the 2019 Fusion Energi a range of 25 electric miles, up from 21 miles. The bigger batte
Recharge
8/20/2018

Utility Empire District has identified two of three sites that will make up Midwestern wind build-out, says owner Algonquin

Volvo Buses has received an order for four Volvo 7900 Electric buses from transport providers Bivab and Uddevalla Omnibus for the city of Uddevalla in western Sweden. Volvo hybrid buses have been operating in the city of Uddevalla since 2014. The ne

Continuing to lead the street-legal, electric low-speed vehicle (LSV) market in the United States, Tropos Motors has released the new eXtended Range, ABLE XR. Powered by a 26 kWh lithium-ion battery pack, the ABLE XR sports four times more range of

Updated electric Isetta microcar ready for sale in Europe
Microlino, the maker of scooters and kickboards is ready to launch an electric microcar in Europe. Run by two Swiss brothers, the company unveiled its recreation of the tiny single-door BMW Isetta at the Geneva auto show two years ago, and has now p

There’s plenty of community-based support for cleaner air in Colorado
Anita Seitz Three years ago, a small group of local governments forged a coalition to push for stronger climate protection policies in Colorado. That coalition, Colorado Communities for Climate Action, is now 20 communities strong. Our member jurisd
Topix.net
8/19/2018

Environmentalists are pointing to newly released documents as further proof the Trump administration is making a bad decision in seeking to ease toughening fuel-economy rules. The internal documents show disagreements between the nation's top en

Motorway driving is frequently boring and repetitive, and in the case of long distances or heavy traffic it can often be stressful for drivers, with the risk of loss of concentration. In these circumstances, Bosch highway assist, is a partially auto

Will California Save The US Auto Industry From Itself?
The EPA has stated its intent to freeze Obama-era fuel efficiency standards at the 2020 levels. This could be a disaster for the industry the EPA is supposedly trying to help. Due to a waiver to enforce their own air standards, California may just b
Plugin America
12/21/2016

Executive Director Joel Levin recaps some of the organization’s 2016 accomplishments, highlights National Drive Electric Week, and offers a preview of what’s to come in 2017.

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Will California Save The US Auto Industry From Itself?

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2019 Ford Fusion Energi gets longer electric range

2019 Ford Fusion Energi gets longer electric range


Updated electric Isetta microcar ready for sale in Europe

Updated electric Isetta microcar ready for sale in


There’s plenty of community-based support for cleaner air in Colorado

There’s plenty of community-based support for