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Report On Tesla-Style Direct Sales Cites GM Brazil Program Ended In 2006

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The topic of Tesla Motors and its direct-sales model continues to roil state legislatures, with bills for and against the practice under debate in several states. In May 2009, the U.S. Justice Department issued a paper that looked at the economic effects of state bans on such direct sales. Now it turns out that one example of direct sales.

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T he Plug In Partners Blog celebrates its first year of publishing this month.

Plug In Auto Nation

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12, 2006 AutoNation, Inc. Mike Jackson H ere's another important milestone for the Campaign. Become a Partner today.

Traction Action

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T his week's meeting of the Electric Drive Transportation Association in Washington was accompanied by some significant announcements. The U.S.

GM to Launch?

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GM likely to launch new plug-in hybrid Reuters Nov 10, 2006 DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Corp. GM, which is trying to recover from a $10.6

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AE Signs Accord

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Since its launch in January 2006, most of the 50 largest U.S. Furia. All of these things must be accomplished for the agreement to work."

P G & E Plugs Drive

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P G & E plugs campaign for hybrid electric cars Joshua Sabatini The Examiner Sep 5, 2006 SAN FRANCISCO - Pacific Gas and Electric Co.

Anyone got a clutch?

Porsche 914 EV Conversion

enjoyed talking about the conversion project with him and hearing about his own experiences with Porsches.

Winter Update

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Press was speaking to the Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) conference in Washington D.C. Join Plug In Partners today.

Auto Lobby Deals a New Card

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Changing of the guard at the auto makers' industry group the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers (AAM). No reason to believe that stance will change.

Megawatt Mileage

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The study also looked at the impact on the environment of an all-out move to PHEVs. Join Plug In Partners today.

Minnesota Plug-in Law

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R epresentative Frank Hornstein reports that House File 3718 has passed, and that Minnesota is the first state to join the push for plug-in hybrids.

Is GM's Plug-in Hybrid for Real? What Say Big Enviro?

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Lots of ink on GM's plug-in hybrid announcement. While espousing the "electrification of the automobile," Waggoner made no firm committment.

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Jumpstart Ford Startles Waggoner, Escorted Out

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Wagoner declined, saying ``I'll let my speech speak for me.'' The two men were escorted out of the hall." Technorati Profile

September '06 - Tesla Roadster Unveiled, Electric Cars NOT DEAD YET!

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Who Killed the Electric Car? Since my last report, the success of the film “Who Killed the Electric Car?” Not Dead Yet” indeed.

RAVs to Keep Rolling in LA

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The efforts of LA EV activists to keep the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s fleet of RAV4 EVs on the road appears to have been a success.

October '06 - CARB Takes Testimony on Electrics; LA Takes Action on RAV4 EVs

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This three day event was convened to present information to CARB staff as it considers options for the ZEV mandate in 2007. Ford didn’t even show up.

The Motor is Here!

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Due to the high demand for kits resulting from the movie Who Killed the Electric Car , Electro Auto has been completely swamped.

The Plug-in Bus

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That, and the estimated $2 million it cost to convert the vehicle. What’s unique about this vehicle is that it is a plug-in hybrid.

Consortium Partners

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T wo major forces in the drive for Plug In Hybrids have come together. Here is the story. Become a Partner today. Sign the On Line Petition more news

Governor Pataki On Board

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Taken from the press release , New York Governor's Office, August 2, 2006 Become a Partner today. T his story comes from the Energy Blog.

Toyota "Looking"

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H ere is big announcement for Plug-In fans Toyota looking at Plug-in Hybrids Los Angeles Times June 20, 2006 By JOHN O'DELL Toyota Motor Corp.

Rolling into the Rotunda

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The transportation sector, which is 98 percent dependent on petroleum, accounts for two-thirds of U.S. million for advanced battery development.

Getting a 914 platform

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This is a picture of the yellow 914 that I'm going to be purchasing from Camp914 near Portland as a base platform for the electric vehicle conversion.

Mayors Join Drive

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Conference of Mayors Join Drive for Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles LAS VEGAS—June 5, 2006— The U.S. Become a Partner today.

The Road to Independence

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The Road to Independence Sunday, July 2, 2006 PATRICK MAZZA AND RICH FELDMAN Guest Columnist An economic earthquake is poised to shake the globe.

Nissan Pushes the Plug

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H ere is another very encouraging development Nissan to end Toyota hybrid tie-up The Yomiuri Shimbun N issan Motor Co. sources said Friday.

Mayor Wynn Commends POTUS

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World's Fastest PHEV

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The QED has an all-electric range of 200-250 miles ( 333-417 km) and has a total range of about 932 miles (1,500 km).

Is Ford First?

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Ford May Build a Plug-In Hybrid May 11, 2006 Ford Motor Co. Here is the story from Consumer Affairs. producer of hybrid cars.

Mayor Menino Adds Boston

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Boston joins in the Plug-In Campaign. By Mayor Thomas M. more Here is the list of City Partners as of today. We expect some more big ones soon.

Toyota "Moves"

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Toyota Motor Company J ust last month, there seemed to be good evidence that Toyota was looking at producing a plug- in. Join in the momentum.

No Hostage to Oil

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Here is part of the Reuters Story. Bush: U.S. These countries know we need their oil and that reduces influence. Sign the On Line Petition more news

New Plug-In

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Ford Executive Talks Plug-Ins

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autoblog EV World and Autoblog posted this story today. This is a major announcement from a major manufacturer. Ford is changing. As is the World.

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Summer Update

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Roger Duncan gives Campaign Update The Plug-In Partners National Campaign has now been underway for six months. Keene, N.H., Santa Barbara, CA.,

Public Power Leads Charge

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TPPA Public Power Leads Charge for Plug-in Hybrids New Rules. The result is an 80+ mile-per-gallon vehicle. more More News

Obama embraces PHEVs

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28, 2006 In this year's State of the Union address, President Bush told us that it was time to get serious about America's addiction to foreign oil.

Philadelphia Joins Coalition

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051211) RESOLUTION Supporting the development and purchase of flexible-fuel plug-in hybrid vehicles. Become a Partner today.

Chicago Plugging Green

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Recently, Chicago's greening was highlighted in Time. But Johnston, Mayor Richard M. This is about quality of life. Here are the most recent.