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Proterra Bus Proves 258 Miles of EV Range

In brief: A 40-foot Catalyst XR bus made by Proterra has undergone a controlled test drive for 258 miles on a single battery charge. Vehicle in the... Read More

 
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Apple Launching EV in 2019?

In brief: Rumors are flying once again about a possible car from Apple Computers, makers of the iPhone. Now they're saying 2019. The word The late... Read More

 
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VW Group Shows Audi, Porsche, VW Plug-in Concepts at Frankfurt

In brief: The Volkswagen Group unveiled plug-in electric concepts for all of its major brands at the Frankfurt Motor Show this week. The word Volk... Read More

 
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2016 Nissan LEAF Will Have 107-mile Available Range

In brief: The 2016 LEAF will have a 30 kWh battery pack option, boosting range to 107 miles. Vehicle in the news Year, Model: 2016 LEAF Manufac... Read More

 
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0-62 mph World Record Destroyed By Electric Racer

In brief: Students from the University of Stuttgart now hold the 0-100 kilometer per hour world record thanks to their self-designed and built electri... Read More

 
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San Diego Ride-sharing Opoli Fleet Acquiring 50 BYD e6 EVs

In brief: BYD and Opoli have come to an agreement for the purchase and delivery of 50 BYD e6 electric cars for Opoli's San Diego-based ride-sharing fl... Read More

 
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NREL Research Says Second-life Battery Use Offsets EV Expense

In brief: The US DOE NREL research says that second use of electric vehicle batteries can offset vehicle expenses and help stabilize the utility grid.... Read More

 
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Tesla Model S Offers Upgrade to 90kWh Battery Pack, Adds "Ludicrous Speed" Option

In brief: Tesla is offering an upgrade package for the Model S 85 and P85D models to add range through a 90 kilowatt hour battery pack, giving 5% more... Read More

 
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Morgan EV3 Debuts As Electric Version of the Classic

In brief: New electric version of the classic Morgan 3-wheeler debuts as prototype that may enter production soon. The word The Morgan Three Wheel... Read More

 
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Researchers Synthesize Nanoparticles That Could Replace Rare Earth Magnets

In brief: Researchers at the Virginia Commonwealth University believe they've synthesized a magnetic material that could replace rare earth metals for... Read More

 

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