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BMW, Samsung To Share Electric-Car Battery Tech With Other Makers

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According to Automotive News Europe, BMW purchasing boss Klaus Draeger says BMW has announced that it''s open to sharing the battery technology it uses in its i3 and i8 plug-in vehicles with other automakers.

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Chevrolet offers sneak peak of Spark EV Tech

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General Motors'' brand Chevrolet has decided to whet our appetite with a sneak peak of its exciting Spark EV Tech Performance concept.

Apple Electric Car Is "Committed Project," To Ship In 2019: Report

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Rumors continue to swirl around the existence of an Apple-branded electric car, even in the absence of any official confirmation of the project by the tech company. News stories point to the hiring of employees with auto-industry experience, and discussions between Apple and car-related entities.

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Electric Car Sales, Tesla Video Tech, Electric-Bus Snafu: Today's Car News

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Today on Green Car Reports: We''ve got the data on plug-in electric car sales for March, Tesla Motors wants government approval to replace side mirrors with cameras, and a California city''s deal for BYD electric buses is on indefinite hold. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

San Francisco announces electric vehicle council

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The San Francisco Bay Area has launched a new Electric Vehicle Strategic Council with an additional $5million in funding. The council will be led by the region’s mayors, regional officials and clean tech industry executives. Its aim is to make the San Francisco Bay Area the electric vehicle capital of the USA by developing the [.].

Students’ biodiesel electric car takes first place

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The team built a biodiesel extended range electric vehicle with a 21.3kWh battery pack from A123Systems that provides an electric range of 60miles. There were celebrations all around Mississippi State University after its students scooped first place in the 2010 EcoCar: The NeXt Challenge finals in San Diego, California.

Latest news on Fisker sale

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Gordon wants more electric cars :: KTAR.com

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Electric cars headed for Valley test :: KTAR.com

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Lotus Reportedly Planning Electric Car

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After both Tesla and Chrysler chose the Elise and Europa, respectively, for their slot car-fast EVs, it only makes sense that the car company named after a flower would make its own “flower power&# speedster. Like the Volt, they are shooting for a 300 mile range with the first 40 miles all electric. Lotus Evora 2+2.

Mitsubishi launches Smart Grid demonstration system

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Those clever minds at Mitsubishi – including Mitsubishi Motors, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation and Mitsubishi Corporation itself – have developed the M-tech Labo (pictured): an all-new smart grid demonstration system. Electric cars Green cars Latest news Mitsubishi green cars smart charging Smart Grid

MIT Battery Breakthrough Could Revolutionize Electric Cars : Gas 2.0

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Smart-grid project matches wind to electric cars | Green Tech - CNET News

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The EDISON (Electric Vehicles in a Distributed and Integrated Market using Sustainable Energy and Open Networks) research consortium will seek to match power generation from wind turbines on the island of Bornholm, Denmark, with the power consumption of charging plug-in electric cars. mail Martin. per barrel. very nice. Uhm ok.

Electric Car Manufacturers Inspire New Paradigms -- Seeking Alpha

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Think is also working closely with the Brussel based Eurelectric , the European union of electricity industry. Electric cars a still a joke.

Deloitte predicts huge rise in electric car sales

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Electric vehicles and green cars will make up a third of total global auto sales by 2020. Tags: Electric cars Green cars Latest news Deloitte Deutsche Bank electric car sales global auto sales green car sales

Bright’s Plug-In Car: Aerodynamics Are Key

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Like Paul MacCready’s original design for the Impact that established the world’s lowest drag coefficient of.195, Bright will be building cars that “do more with less&# , a philosophy MacCready was famous for (and the title of a wonderful biography on him). Think Tank’s Plug-In Car: Aerodynamics Are Key.

Clean Tech - GigaOM - Salon.com

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But in recent months new players, including the Renault-Nissan Alliance, Daimler AG and battery maker Electrovaya , have come onto the scene as well — making China look more and more likely to give electric cars a strong push into the mass market. Some of these companies are also working on electric models for the U.S.

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US lawmakers to de-silence electric cars • The Register

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Both bills allow for two years for the "non-visual alert" study and another two for car manufacturers to implement the standard. The bill, S.

GM Proposes Electric Car Plug Standard - GoodCleanTech

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Autoblog Green Cleantech Blog Cleantech Group CNETs Green Tech Earth2Tech EcoGeek Ecotality Green Inc. And for this ecosystem to be robust, there must be commonality, especially when owners are plugging into the electrical grid. Add our RSS Feed to your favorite feed reader. Got a Question? Comment? mail us! What an arrogant lark!

Electric Car Makers: Oregon Wants You - Green Inc. Blog - NYTimes.com

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Ted Kulongoski behind the wheel of Nissan’s prototype electric vehicle. electric car race with i MiEV in Oregon? In the U.S.

Intel Founder: Look to Silicon Valley for Electric Car Development - GoodCleanTech

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Electric Cars and a Smarter Grid - Green Inc. Blog - NYTimes.com

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In effect, cars would be acting like tiny power stations. Our subways don’t shut down at night, our cars cannot and should not.

France launches electric vehicle project

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The towns of Rueil-Malmaison and Nice in France have launched the VMW (Ville, Mobilite, Energie) project in an effort to optimise the energy consumption of urban electric vehicles. Tags: Electric cars Green cars Latest news electric vehicles France NICE Rueil-Malmaison VMW Project

SiliconRepublic.com: IBM to build smart grid for electric cars - R&D

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Home Business Digital Life New Media Comms CIO R&D Government Careers Events E-Monday Video Audio Dublin: 18.04.2009 02:44 AM SiliconRepublic.com Irelands Technology News Service RSS News Alerts Subscribe Features Google reports record Q1 profits BT reveals 24Mbps service Yahoo!, Video Audio More A harmonious result!

Renault-Nissan Alliance to take electric vehicles to Portugal

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Having already announced that Portugal will be one of the first two countries in Europe to receive its all electric compact family car in December, the Nissan LEAF, the Renault-Nissan Alliance has now made another electric mobility partnership in the country. Tech after a letter of intent [.].

Rapid Charging Electric Cars: How Fast, How Soon?

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GigaOM Network: GigaOM | Earth2Tech | jkOnTheRun | NewTeeVee | OStatic | TheAppleBlog | WebWorkerDaily | Jobs Live Events | About | Contact Rapid Charging Electric Cars: How Fast, How Soon? Nissan is working on an electric car that it says is on track to have a 100-mile range and 26-minute charge time. outlet is 120V.

Electric-Car Fans Rally Around the Volt - Green Inc. Blog - NYTimes.com

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Supporters of the car say that’s shortsighted. report titled, “The Comeback of the Electric Car? rolls toward bankruptcy.

Dodge Circuit EV First Drive: electric car makes grand promises on Earth Day

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We got to spend about 15 minutes in the car with John Myers, who works for Chryslers ENVI and was project lead on the Dodge Circuit EV. Network.

GadgetGeekBlog.com " Blog Archive " 1,000hp Electric Car? - Rumors of the New Shelby Aero EV

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» moshbrian on 1,000hp Electric Car? » Older » 1,000hp Electric Car? Rumors of the New Shelby Aero EV January 29th, 2009 Back in November, Shelby Supercars was already making some pretty incredible claims about it’s upcoming electric supercar. dont understand how th. have heard rumors of this th.

Chrysler's first electric car to be two-seat sports car - Apr. 15, 2009

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Photos First drive: Chevy Volt test A few laps behind the wheel of an early version of GMs electric car shows the strengths - and possible weaknesses - of the technology. Power will come from a 200 kilowatt, or 268 horsepower, electric motor. Leaning on Fiat Some of these electric vehicles will be based on Fiat products.

Andy Grove: The U.S. must create an electric car industry - Apr. 17, 2009

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News | Markets | Technology | Personal Finance | Small Business | CNN.com RSS Newsletters Video Home Fortune 500 Technology Investing Management Rankings Andy Grove on battery power To wean itself from imported oil, the U.S. must create a strong electric car industry. car industry hinges on cutting-edge battery technology.

GM’s Volt Program = $700m

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GM to invest $700m in Volt rechargeable electric car. By Richard Kessler for Recharge News. GM to invest $700m in Volt rechargeable electric car. owned by a major automaker to produce an electric car,” says Jon Lauckner, vice president of global product planning. Related Stories. Richard A. Kessler.

Nissan plans to start selling electric car in Seattle next year

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PT Nissan plans to start selling electric car in Seattle next year By AUBREY COHEN SEATTLEPI.COM STAFF Seattle will be one of the first cities where Nissan sells a new electric car, and the city will help make the vehicles viable here, officials from the city and auto maker said Tuesday. Washington, D.C.

Why Warren Buffett is investing in electric car company BYD - Apr. 13, 2009

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News | Markets | Technology | Personal Finance | Small Business | CNN.com RSS Newsletters Video Home Fortune 500 Technology Investing Management Rankings Warren Buffett takes charge Warren Buffett hasnt just seen the car of the future, hes sitting in the drivers seat. The car came straight to Omaha from the Detroit auto show.

China puts its electric vehicles on center stage - China automotive news

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As a subscriber, you can receive our free weekly China Auto News, which keeps you informed the latest developments of Chinas automobile industry.

Coda Automotive enjoys further investment

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Today however, the California based electric car and battery company, has further reasons to celebrate with a $24million investment. The Series B investment will be used to support the development and 2010 California market entry of its all-electric saloon car, as well as funding of its battery manufacturing joint venture.

Tesla + Toyota

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Tesla has breathed new life into the recently shut down NUMMI plant in Fremont, announcing its plans last week to team up with Toyota to start making its $50,000 electric Model S at the NUMMI plant. “Now we can become the electric-car capital of the United States.&#. Hub of green tech. By Patrick May. Advertisement.

GM Detroit Shoot (2 of 2)

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We shoot at the Tech Center campus where engineers ran tests on Volt battery packs. GM Tech Center, Designed by Eero Saairnen 1949. After an off-camera briefing about all their alt energy car efforts, we took a high speed run in the Volt “mule&# vehicle. It was as nearly as quick as their EV1 and every bit as smooth.

U.S. Battery Makers Power Up

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I wrote a few months ago about the Japanese and European carmakers teaming up with Asian and Euro battery manufacturers with $200-$400 million deals to build large production facilities that will soon be cranking out high volumes of LiIon batteries for plug-in cars. Tags: EV News Production News Inside Track

Nissan to make electic car batteries at Sunderland plant

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Carmaker Nissan is to begin manufacturing batteries for electric cars at its Sunderland plant. The battery investment makes Nissan Sunderland a good contender for manufacture of the group’s new ‘greener’ electric vehicles. Tags: Electric cars Nissan battery electric Sunderland Nissan Motor Co.,