Electrical Vehicles http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7394/more en Germany Going All-In on EVs http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/germany-going-all-evs <div class="node-body article-body">A post by <a href="http://www.electric-vehiclenews.com" title="www.electric-vehiclenews.com">www.electric-vehiclenews.com</a> says German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel wants to commit two billion euros ($2.17 billion) to encourage more people to buy electric cars and that the German government aims to put one million electric cars on the roads by 2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/germany-going-all-evs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/germany-going-all-evs#comments Electrical Vehicles electric cars electric vehicles elon musk EVs tesla Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:17:00 +0000 29921 at http://ewweb.com 20,000 Electric Saabs May Take Road by 2017 http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/20000-electric-saabs-may-take-road-2017 <div class="node-body article-body">A Reuters report said Nevs, the China-focused consortium that bought bankrupt Swedish carmaker Saab has signed a framework deal worth approximately $996 million with China Volant Industry Co. (Volinco) for 20,000 electric cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/20000-electric-saabs-may-take-road-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/20000-electric-saabs-may-take-road-2017#comments Electrical Vehicles electric vehicles Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:28:00 +0000 29021 at http://ewweb.com Leviton Introduces New EV Charging Station http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/leviton-introduces-new-ev-charging-station <div class="node-body article-body"><p class="text"><img alt="" src="/site-files/ewweb.com/files/uploads/2015/10/levition_charging_station.jpg" style="width: 634px; height: 280px; margin: 3px; float: left;" />​Leviton Manufacturing Co. Inc., Melville, N.Y., recently unveiled the Evr-Green Mini Level 2 electric vehicle charging station, the latest edition to the Evr-Green line of electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/leviton-introduces-new-ev-charging-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/leviton-introduces-new-ev-charging-station#comments Electrical Vehicles electric vehicles EV Leviton Tue, 27 Oct 2015 14:19:00 +0000 27531 at http://ewweb.com Google and IEEE Announce Finalists Announced for the Little Box Challenge http://ewweb.com/solar/google-and-ieee-announce-finalists-announced-little-box-challenge <div class="node-body article-body">A little over a year ago, Google partnered with IEEE to launch “The Little Box Challenge,” a competition to build a much smaller power inverter. In July, over 100 teams submitted Technical Approach and Testing Applications to have their inverters tested at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Energy Systems Integration Facility in Golden, Colorado and 18 teams were selected to have their inverters tested.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/google-and-ieee-announce-finalists-announced-little-box-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/google-and-ieee-announce-finalists-announced-little-box-challenge#comments Electrical Vehicles Solar Wind Google power inverters Mon, 12 Oct 2015 16:52:00 +0000 27401 at http://ewweb.com Former Schneider Electric Exec to Lead Electric Vehicle Firm http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/former-schneider-electric-exec-lead-electric-vehicle-firm <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/ewweb.com/files/uploads/2015/06/mike_calise_car_charging_Schneider267.jpg" style="width: 267px; height: 325px; float: left; margin: 3px;" />Car Charging Group Inc., which promotes itself as the largest owner, operator, and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, announced that Mike Calise has been appointed as the company&rsquo;s CEO. Michael Farkas will continue to serve as chairman of the board and will also serve as the chief visionary officer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/former-schneider-electric-exec-lead-electric-vehicle-firm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/former-schneider-electric-exec-lead-electric-vehicle-firm#comments Electrical Vehicles People Calise electric vehicles EV Schneider Fri, 14 Aug 2015 20:02:00 +0000 26621 at http://ewweb.com Listen to what 0-60 mph in 3.2 Seconds Sounds Like in a Tesla S P85D http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/listen-what-0-60-mph-32-seconds-sounds-tesla-s-p85d <div class="node-body video-body">Tesla's top-of the line Model S electric vehicle has an "Insane Mode" that has reviewers saying one word: Wow!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/listen-what-0-60-mph-32-seconds-sounds-tesla-s-p85d" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/listen-what-0-60-mph-32-seconds-sounds-tesla-s-p85d#comments Electrical Vehicles Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:02:00 +0000 26511 at http://ewweb.com Electric Vehicles May Have Huge Appetite for Copper http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/electric-vehicles-may-have-huge-appetite-copper <div class="node-body article-body">Still wondering what impact electric vehicles might have on the electrical market? Check out this post from U.S. Global Investors’ Frank Talk Blog.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/electric-vehicles-may-have-huge-appetite-copper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/electric-vehicles-may-have-huge-appetite-copper#comments Electrical Vehicles copper electric vehicles EV Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:08:00 +0000 25831 at http://ewweb.com KCP&L to Install 1,001 EV Chargers in Kansas City http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/kcpl-install-1001-ev-chargers-kansas-city <div class="node-body article-body">A Kansas City Star report said KCP&L plans to install 1,001 public electric chargers in its Missouri and Kansas service territories. The system will reportedly cost $20 million to build.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/kcpl-install-1001-ev-chargers-kansas-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/kcpl-install-1001-ev-chargers-kansas-city#comments Electrical Vehicles electric vehicles EV Mon, 02 Feb 2015 21:48:00 +0000 22621 at http://ewweb.com Air Force Testing First All Electric Vehicle Fleet in California http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/air-force-testing-first-all-electric-vehicle-fleet-california <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Air Force recently replaced its entire general-purpose fleet with plug-in electric vehicles at Los Angeles Air Force Base in El Segundo, Calif.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/air-force-testing-first-all-electric-vehicle-fleet-california" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/air-force-testing-first-all-electric-vehicle-fleet-california#comments Electrical Vehicles electric vehicles EV Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:14:00 +0000 21781 at http://ewweb.com <p>Miranda Ballentine, the assistant secretary of the Air Force for installations, environment and energy, greets vendors during the unveiling of the first federal facility to replace its entire general-purpose fleet with plug-in electric vehicles &nbsp;at Los Angeles Air Force Base in El Segundo, Calif., last month.</p> Photo credit: U.S. Air Force photo/Sarah Corrice And the Winner Is... Nevada for Tesla GigaFactory; 6,500 Jobs Expected http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/and-winner-nevada-tesla-gigafactory-6500-jobs-expected <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Multiple media reports says Nevada will get Tesla&#39;s GigaFactory, one of the largest construction projects to &nbsp;break ground in the past decade. A press conference announcing the decision will be held later today. Tesla is expected to hire up to 6,500 workers for the facility, which will produce batteries for electric vehicles. Lots of interesting insight into the project out on the Web. Here&#39;s a snippet from the <a href="http://finance.yahoo.com/news/plant-gets-tesla-closer-electric-car-masses-075600420--finance.html"><em>AP</em> report:</a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/and-winner-nevada-tesla-gigafactory-6500-jobs-expected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/and-winner-nevada-tesla-gigafactory-6500-jobs-expected#comments Electrical Vehicles electric vehicles Nevada tesla Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:26:00 +0000 18991 at http://ewweb.com <p>The Tesla Model S, one of the company&#39;s current electric vehicles. Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to use the gigafactory to bring electric vehicles to the masses, and reportedly plans to produce a car there that can run 200 miles on a single charge and will cost about $35,000.</p> Getty Images