Post Tagged with: "electric vehicles"

Colorado Joins California in Requiring Automakers to Sell More Electric Cars

Colorado Joins California in Requiring Automakers to Sell More Electric Cars

From CNBC


Colorado has become the 11th state to adopt California’s zero-emission-vehicle mandate forcing automakers to sell more electric cars in the state.

The new rule was passed by Colorado’s air-quality commission by a vote of 8 to 1 on …

Source: Electrify America

Volkswagen Subsidiary Invests $2 Billion So You Can Charge Your Tesla at Walmart

Plan for a country-wide network of charging stations is underway
It’s one of the biggest roadblocks surrounding the widespread adaptation of electric vehicles (EVs); what happens when the battery is depleted?

Walmart, in partnership with Electrify America, a wholly owned

How Much Oil Is Displaced by Electric Vehicles? Not Much, So Far

How Much Oil Is Displaced by Electric Vehicles? Not Much, So Far

From Bloomberg

Electric vehicles are taking ever-bigger bites out of global oil demand, but they haven’t yet caught up with the growing size of the pie.

Gasoline and diesel displacement by electric vehicles will grow by 96,000 barrels a day …

March 19, 2019 - 3:31 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News
What Electric Vehicle Adopters Can Learn from Natural Gas Fleets

What Electric Vehicle Adopters Can Learn from Natural Gas Fleets

NatGas vehicle fuel is alive and well, but lives deep in the shadow of sexier EV headlines

UPS is making a $100-million investment in natural gas transportation each year

From FreightWaves

If you’ve missed the headlines lately, electric vehicles (EVs) …

February 8, 2019 - 11:50 am Closing Bell Story‎, Transportation
Before the Electric Car Can Take Over, Someone Needs to Reinvent the Battery

Before the Electric Car Can Take Over, Someone Needs to Reinvent the Battery

From Bloomberg

To deliver an electric vehicle that’s cheaper, safer and capable of traveling 500 miles on a single charge, the auto industry needs a breakthrough in battery technology. Easier said than done.

Scientists in Japan, China and the U.S. …

January 7, 2019 - 4:02 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News
Is Natural Gas Trucking’s Future, or is CNG Just a Pit Stop on the way to Electric Semi-Trucks?

Is Natural Gas Trucking’s Future, or is CNG Just a Pit Stop on the way to Electric Semi-Trucks?

CNG fueling stations are sprouting up at transit facilities and truck stops, but over-the-road electric trucks loaded with technology, creative leases, battery swapping and free fuel are coming to U.S. on-ramps

Last week, Pennsylvania’s Governor Tom Wolf celebrated the opening …

Will EVs Swap Oil for Copper?

Will EVs Swap Oil for Copper?

EVs could demand enough copper, other metals to dwarf oil market fallout: BHP

According to Bloomberg New Energy Finance, EVs could displace oil demand of 2 million barrels a day as early as 2023. “That would create a glut of …

Obama Directs $4.5 Billion in U.S. Government Loan Guarantees to Speed the Adoption of Electric Vehicles

Obama Directs $4.5 Billion in U.S. Government Loan Guarantees to Speed the Adoption of Electric Vehicles

With less than six months remaining in his stay at the White House, President Obama has come out with a program to use the U.S. taxpayers’ money to guarantee loans for parties who are working to accelerate the adoption of …

Tesla Blindsided by High Demand for Its Model 3

Tesla Blindsided by High Demand for Its Model 3

$325 million from Model 3 deposits alone

In February of 2016, Tesla Motors announced that the company would soon be unveiling a new model of electric car, the Model 3. The grand unveiling came on March 31st with dedicated Tesla …