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50 ideas on the future of electric vehicles

3 December 2014 | CBR
50 most innovative developments in electronic vehicles (EVs) have been listed by the Urban Foresight research group.   The 'EV City Casebook 50 Big Ideas' includes the UK government's vision that from 2040 ever...
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Audi EV with 280-mile Range on collision course with Tesl...

1 December 2014 | Tech Times
Audi will soon release an all-electric family car that will look to challenge the Tesla Model S. The company is currently developing an all-new, all-electric vehicle that will feature a range of 280 miles. According t...
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Oregon proves key to electric car adoption isn’t ne...

27 November 2014 | Transport Evolved
Talk about increasing the numbers of electric vehicles on the roads, and most people talk about offering the kind of large incentives and tax-breaks found in countries like Norway, where electric cars are now so popul...
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Utilities commit to buying more electric vehicles in the US

27 November 2014 | Gas2
70 of America’s electric utilities have made a commitment to purchase $250,000,000 worth of plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles over the next five years. The plan was announced at the White House on Friday. &n...
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Tesla has discussed sharing electric car tech with BMW

26 November 2014 | TechCrunch
A future where the electric car is ubiquitous cannot be built by one company alone, regardless of the hype around Tesla and its progress in consumer automotive space. That’s why it’s exciting to hear from ...
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Ford to make electric cars 'attainable to the masses'

21 November 2014 | International Business Times
Mark Fields, president and CEO of Ford Motor Company, said on Monday that it intends to mass-produce affordable electric vehicles. Fields, in an interview with Yahoo Finance, emphasized that Ford has the capability to...
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2015 Volkswagen e-Golf: Volkswagen enters the electric ca...

20 November 2014 | Forbes
About 10 years ago alternative fuel vehicles became become a hot topic as gas prices peaked and consumers started focusing on miles-per-gallon as a primary factor when shopping for a new car. Automakers quickly rallie...
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Record acceleration in an electric car

18 November 2014 | Betawired
The new record was set by AMZ Racing, composed of engineers from ETH (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, also known as ETH Zurich) and the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Lucerne in Switzerland t...
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After past failures, White House announces renewed push f...

17 November 2014 | the blaze
Obama was in Beijing for the Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, where he met with other leaders about trade issues. One goal the leaders agreed on was promoting more electric vehicle use in the region. &ldq...
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BMW solves the electric car charging problem using street...

13 November 2014 | Geek
There are still a number of problems for the electric car to overcome before it can truly become a viable alternative to the gas-guzzling cars we all drive today. The price of the cars needs to drop significantly, the...
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Seoul partners with BMW and others to encourage drivers t...

12 November 2014 | Cnet
BMW, GM, Kia, and Renault Samsung have partnered with the city government of Seoul to bolster usage of electric cars in the bustling city. According to local news reports, Seoul's "2014 Civilian Supply of Electri...
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Manhattan Beach says yes to electric vehicles 

6 November 2014 | Easyreadernews
The city of Manhattan Beach will expand its electric vehicle charging infrastructure and explore making renewable energy more available to its residents, the city council voted last month. Saying that it wanted to ...
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Brazil government promises incentives for hybrids, electr...

4 November 2014 | Latine American Herald Tribune
Brazil’s government pledged at Thursday’s inauguration of the Sao Paulo International Motor Show to provide incentives for manufacturers of hybrid and electric vehicles and spur economic growth to sustain ...
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GreenTech Automotive opens electric vehicle production pl...

4 November 2014 | cleantechnica
One of the country’s top “green” automotive manufacturers — GreenTech Automotive — recently celebrated the grand opening of its newest production facility in Tunica, Mississippi, as per r...
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Volkswagen to introduce more than 20 electric cars in China

30 October 2014 | inautonews
Volkswagen AG, the world’s second-largest automaker, has announced it aims to maintain competitiveness on the Chinese market – both its largest single market and the world’s biggest – by launch...