November 9, 2017

CA Utility’s Lofty Plan To Force EVs On Consumers

CA Utility’s Lofty Plan To Force EVs On Consumers

California utility Southern California Edison (SCE) released its “vision” for how California can cut greenhouse emissions 40 percent by 2030:
November 6, 2017

Federal EV Tax Credits On The Chopping Block

Federal EV Tax Credits On The Chopping Block

The proposed House GOP tax bill moving through Congress could kill the federal tax credit for electric vehicles (EVs)
November 3, 2017

Tesla’s Production Nightmare Gets Worse

Tesla’s Production Nightmare Gets Worse

Tesla scrambled this week to reassure investors after expensive delays have plagued production of the Model 3
October 20, 2017

Cobalt Prices Create Problems For EV ‘Revolution’

Cobalt Prices Create Problems For EV ‘Revolution’

A recent Bloomberg column highlighted the challenges automakers have faced locking in affordable prices for cobalt, a metal critical to the manufacture of electric vehicles (EVs):
October 9, 2017

China On The Brink Of Electric Vehicle Pollution Crisis

China On The Brink Of Electric Vehicle Pollution Crisis

China is on the verge of having to deal with the disposal of “a slew of batteries” from electric vehicles (EVs)
October 9, 2017

McAuliffe Plans EV Charging Network With VW Settlement Funds

McAuliffe Plans EV Charging Network With VW Settlement Funds

Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-VA) has announced plans to use $14 million from Virginia’s settlement with automaker Volkswagen (VW) to build a statewide electric vehicle charging network.
September 29, 2017

BREAKING: CA Assemblyman To Introduce Bill To Ban Gas-Powered Cars

BREAKING: CA Assemblyman To Introduce Bill To Ban Gas-Powered Cars

California Assemblyman Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) plans to introduce a bill that would ban the sale of new cars powered by internal-combustion engines
September 29, 2017

Calif. Explores Banning All Non-Electric Cars

Calif. Explores Banning All Non-Electric Cars

A proposal in California could ban all non-electric cars: The internal combustion engine’s days could be numbered in California, where officials are mulling whether a ban on sales of polluting autos is needed to achieve long-term targets for cleaner air.
September 27, 2017

Regulators Force Rival Automakers To Fund Tesla

Regulators Force Rival Automakers To Fund Tesla

A recent Bloomberg report highlighted that rival automakers are being forced to fund Tesla, through electric vehicle (EV) credits in California: