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Electric vehicles owners are selling their excess capacity back to the power grid in Denmark — earning as much as $1,530 a year. Nissan and Enel, the country’s largest utility, are carrying out a trial project to see the role that cars like the Nissan Leaf can play in helping balance out supply and demand […]

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Tesla is indicating it’s serious about introducing an electric semi by seeking permission to test self-driving versions in California and Nevada. Spokespeople for the Department of Motor Vehicles in California and Nevada confirmed meetings were scheduled in California for yesterday and previously held in Nevada. California doesn’t yet have rules in place governing the testing […]

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If you’re looking to ditch your low-tech gasoline-powered car for something more efficient but you might be worried about some of the perceived drawbacks, this video made with the Hyundai IONIQ should change your mind. Here, Jodi Lai, Editor of Autoguide.com takes us through the five myths about green cars from range, design, cost, power […]

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The Chevy Bolt beat the Tesla Model S 75D and its own U.S Environmental Protection Agency rating in driving range. Consumer Reports took a Chevy Bolt and a Tesla Model S out on the highway for test drives. The Bolt won with 250 miles of range versus 235 miles for the Model S 75D; and […]

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The HybridCars.com monthly sales Dashboard is a collaboration of HybridCars.com and Baum & Associates, a Michigan-based market research firm focusing on automotive issues including the hybrid and electric vehicle market. Overall sales for July were down from a year ago and from June. Clearly, sales this year are down from a year ago and this […]

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DC fast charging networks that zap EV batteries back to service are still on the increase, and not surprisingly the most intense clustering of them is in the state of California. According to EVGo, the nation’s largest public EV fast charging network which operates 950 fast charge stations at 600 locations in dozens of states, […]

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While EV fans have castigated Toyota for largely sitting out EV sales this decade, it may make up for that early next decade with a long-range EV utilizing solid state battery technology. According to a report from the Chunichi Shimbun daily on Tuesday, the solid state battery is expected in a car with quick-charge capability […]

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Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group will add two more battery electric vehicles and double EV production next year. The Korean parent company announced yesterday all-electric versions of the Hyundai Kona and Kia Niro will be coming out in the first half of 2018. They’ll join up with the Hyundai Ioniq Electric, Kia Soul EV, and Kia Ray […]

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The Volkswagen ID concept series is getting ready to make a big splash in price competition with the Tesla Model 3. In a July 13 interview with German automotive publication Automobil Produktion, VW’s chief of corporate strategy Thomas Sedran said the German automaker is preparing to launch within the next few years an all-electric Volkswagen […]

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Volkswagen has confirmed that the I.D. Buzz Microbus will be built as an all-electric vehicle. The vehicle was first displayed in January at the Detroit auto show as one of three all-electric model concepts introduced so far under the company’s I.D. line, and VW division chief Herbert Diess confirmed it production green light. “Emotional cars […]

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