Volvo says its first all-electric vehicle is coming in 2019 with battery packs up to 100 kWh
While Swedish automaker Volvo says that it is committed to the electrification of its vehicle lineup, we haven’t heard much about its plans beyond the announcement in 2015 that they are worki…
The electric vehicle boom is coming. What can we learn from early adopters?
From tiered electric rates to equitable taxes, experienced communities have a lot to teach when it comes to managing the anticipated influx of EVs.
The new EV playbook: How utilities can gain from the coming boom in electric vehicles
Electric vehicles can offer power services at bargain prices if charging is done when and where utilities need it, a new RMI report notes. But getting the grid to that point is easier said than done.
Why hotels are charging up for electric vehicles
For some major hotel chains, power points that enable guests to recharge their cars on the premises are a new perk.
How the coming boom in electric and self-driving vehicles will transform the grid
A new BNEF report imagines a world where fleets of autonomous electric vehicles provide services to the grid, but getting there requires utilities to be proactive.
How will I charge my electric vehicle? And where? And how much will it cost?
The auto market is increasingly crowded with electric vehicles. And charging options are increasingly confusing. Here are ways to charge, and some ideas of what it will cost.
How can utilities prepare for the approaching electric vehicle boom?
An electric vehicle boom is coming to the U.S., are you ready?
Smart Columbus exceeds goal for increasing electric vehicle adoption
Smart Columbus says one of their original goals was to increase electric vehicle adoption from 0. 37% in 2015 to 1. 8% in 2020, an increase of nearly five times. The organization says they’ve not only achieved that goal, but have surpassed it, with 2% of 2018 vehicle sales in Columbus coming from electric vehicles (EVs). “This is historically very bold for a community to do in a three-year period and we set that vision so that we could be a leader,” says…
The dirty secret of electric vehicles
This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Douglas Broom, Senior Writer, Formative Content The number of electric vehicl…
The 10 best electric vehicles
By Mike Chino, Inhabitat It's 2015, and the age of the electric car is finally upon us. A decade ago, road-ready electric vehicles were few and far between,...
Why choose an electric vehicle?
Electric cars are very pleasant to drive compared to internal combustion engine vehicles. The major difference being that they are extremely quiet