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After fixing ‘250 bugs,’ Fisker electric cars...

8 August 2014 | Venture Beat
The new owners of the Fisker luxury car brand will resume production of the Karma range-extended electric sedan initially at a contractor’s factory in Finland–but not until the company has fixed “abo...
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Ministry launches initiative to promote use of electric cars

7 August 2014 | ekathimerini
The government has introduced a legislative amendment aimed at promoting electric cars in Greece and bringing it closer to European Union targets for the proliferation of electric mobility. The amendment aims to re...
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BMW Announces Intention to Build Out Its Own Version of T...

6 August 2014 | EV World
BMW AG is launching two attacks on one of the biggest obstacles to broader acceptance of electric cars such as its i3 model: the lack of fast recharging stations. The German company unveiled a deal with U.S.-based...
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Guangdong businessman builds charging network for electri...

6 August 2014 | CCTV
China is offering more financial and policy support for electric vehicles, but a lack of charging sites is still the major obstacle to getting more cleaner cars on the road. But a Guangdong-based businessman is lookin...
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Tesla: 100,000 electric cars will ship in next 18 months

5 August 2014 | Tech Times
Barring large-scale changes in the automotive industry, Tesla Motors says it's on track to ship more than 100,000 of its electric cars by the end of 2015 and has positioned itself to exceed 35,000 deliveries of the Mo...
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No More Electric Cars from Toyota

29 July 2014 | US Finance Post
Toyota Motor Corp announced that it will discontinue the production of electric cars by December 2014.   The move came amid Toyota’s continued focus on developing Fuel Cell Vehicles (FCV), which is a type...
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Tesla being considered for UK government use

24 July 2014 | Delaware Online
Tesla Motors, a month after starting Model S deliveries in the U.K., said its flagship electric sedan is among the cars being considered for purchase by the government there to transport officials. The Government Car...
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San Francisco Bay Area governments make big investment in...

10 July 2014 | Star Tribune
A group of San Francisco Bay Area cities, counties and water agencies has joined forces for what is being billed as one of the largest single government purchases of all-electric vehicles in the country. The six c...
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Results of California EV buyer survey now available online

10 July 2014 | Charged
The California Air Resources Board has published the results of a survey of plug-in vehicle buyers who received rebates from the state. The online data is available for researchers, policymakers and the public to lear...
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BMW developing wireless inductive charging system for ele...

10 July 2014 | Gizmag
Electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids may be green and sustainable, but that doesn't mean much if you forget to plug them in the night before. To overcome this frustrating morning surprise, BMW Group is developing a n...
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Lithium-ion battery makers look to stimulate electric car...

3 July 2014 | Chemistry World
Electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors has decided it will no longer pursue lawsuits against anyone using its patented technology.   Chief executive Elon Musk explained on the company’s blog that Tesl...
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Grenoble to Pioneer Ultra-Compact Electric Car Sharing

3 July 2014 | The Daily Fusion
In just a few months, starting October 2014, 70 Toyota i-ROAD and COMS ultra-compact electric vehicles, and around 30 charging stations will be deployed in Grenoble, a city in southeastern France.   Called &ldq...
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Hell Freezes Over: Harley-Davidson Unveils New Electric M...

24 June 2014 | Forbes.com
Harley-Davidson has been selling motorcycles for well over a century and enjoys some of the most active and brand-loyal owners in virtually any industry. Though it does offer the more-modern VSRC and Street model line...
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Zero Emissions Movility To All, a pionner initiative for ...

16 June 2014 | Zem2all
Zero Emissions Mobility To All (ZEM2ALL), is a pioneer initiative that tries to give to all citizen the opportunity of having at hand a free emissions mobility. One of the biggest threats that we face every day is pol...
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Eight U.S. States to Roll Out Electric Vehicle Plan

3 June 2014 | Wall Street Journal
Leaders of eight large, coastal U.S. states, including California and New York, are expected to roll out Thursday more details of a plan aimed at spurring sales of 3.3 million "zero emission vehicles" by 202...