Super Charger for Electric Motorcycles!

Electric Cars are for Girls

charging for electric motorcycles like the Zero, using the j-plug we're all so familiar with. Oh, this is brilliant. Level 2.5 You can charge your Zero in about an hour! I *want* this for my LEAF, sigh

Neighborhood Electric Cars

Electric Cars are for Girls

Neighborhood electric cars like the Zenn, high-speed three-wheeled electric cars, and low-speed electric vehicles all fit here

Electric Vehicle - Buyers Guide

DIY Electric Car

The Electric Vehicle market is full of new terminology and concepts. Why go electric? Different types of Electric Vehicles. Pros and Cons of Electric Vehicles. - - - - - - - -. Electric Vehicles | charge2drive.com.

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Used Electric Cars

Electric Cars are for Girls

For the first time in around 80 years, it is possible in many parts of the world to buy a used electric car

2014 189

The electricity in gasoline

Plugs and Cars

I just ran across the latest available data, from 2005, for the electricity consumption by petroleum refineries. One electric car, roughly speaking, will use about 3000 kWh to go about 12,000 miles. That means the electricity alone we use to refine petroleum each year could drive over 16,000,o00 electric cars 12,000 miles each year. And that doesn't include the electricity used in oil extraction and pumping. petroleum oil refineries Big Oil battery electric ca

Top 7 Best, Classy and Fastest Electric Cars In Today?s World

DIY Electric Car

However, modern engineering has been able to change this notion by introducing the fastest electric cars. Why make electric cars? Electric cars in the long run can be cheaper. Instead of being dependent on gas, cars make use of electricity that can power your vehicle.

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Electric Car History

Electric Cars are for Girls

Ever wonder about electric car history, and how the gasmobile ate up the electric car's market in the US

2012 219

Route 66 Electric Vehicle Museum

Electric Cars are for Girls

The Historic Route 66 Electric Vehicle Museum in Kingman, Arizona adds to its collection

Bollinger Motors previews B2 electric pickup

Green Car Congress

Bollinger Motors previewed the all-electric, all-wheel-drive B2 pickup truck. Electric (Battery The new street-legal B2 Pickup truck leverages the company’s development of the B1 Sport Utility Truck. Earlier post.).

2018 121

Harley-Davidson Livewire electric motorcycle to go into production

Green Car Reports

Back in 2014, Harley-Davidson made a lot of noise about its silent electric Livewire motorcycle concept. Harley-Davidson electric motorcyclesBut the company's been mum ever since about whether it ever planned to build it—until now. At the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday, the company finally announced official plans to build the Livewire, after years of.

New Flyer’s 60' electric Bus Rapid Transit models become the first and only to complete FTA Altoona Testing

Green Car Congress

With NFA’s successful completion of Altoona Testing, US transit agencies can now utilize FTA funding in support of their purchases of 60-foot (battery and fuel cell) electric Bus Rapid Transit (eBRT) buses from New Flyer, further enabling smart mobility solutions for cities across North America.

2018 111

Karsan using BMW i3 motors and batteries for 6m electric city bus

Green Car Congress

The BMW Group and Turkish manufacturer Karsan have signed an agreement for the supply of BMW i3 motors and batteries for the battery-electric 6-meter city bus “Jest electric”, which is produced in Bursa in Turkey for both the domestic market and for international markets.

2018 129

Zero Electric Motorcycle

Electric Cars are for Girls

Interview with Brandon Nozaki Miller about his light, fast, Zero electric motorcycle

T&E: Electric bus orders in Europe more than doubled to 1,031 units in 2017; ~9% share of new registrations

Green Car Congress

The number of battery-electric buses ordered in Europe more than doubled in 2017 compared to 2016, reaching 1,031 vehicles, according to a new analysis by environmental NGO Transport & Environment. Yearly electric bus orders in Europe from 2009 to H12018.

2018 137

@LATimes I Can Do Your Headline Corrections All Day Long As You Continue To Tell Only Part Of The News #JoeTakesOnTheNews

Creative Greenius

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2018 151

Electric Motorcycle Racing Fundraiser

Electric Cars are for Girls

You can support the Electric Cowboy in his quest for a new landspeed record on his electric motorcycle! And get a handwritten thank you note, too:

Jaguar Classic to offer electric E-types

Green Car Congress

Jaguar Classic has confirmed it will offer all-electric E-types for sale. Deliveries of the first electric E-type vehicles are expected to start from summer 2020. The electric motor lies just behind the battery pack, in place of the E-type’s gearbox.

2018 111

Electric Volvo Crash Test

Electric Cars are for Girls

Looks like the Electric Volvo C30 comes out great in the offset 40 mph crash test. Good thing, since it's packing 440 volts. Watch

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@LATimes If We Weren’t In A Climate Crisis Making This Article About “Upset Drivers” Wouldn’t Seem So Journalistically Clueless #JoeTakesOnTheNews

Creative Greenius

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2018 141

Let's Talk About Electric Cars Book

Electric Cars are for Girls

I''m happy to announce the release of our new book, called "Let''s Talk about Electric Cars: 8 Most Inspiring Interviews".

2013 227

Army's Electric Vehicle

Electric Cars are for Girls

I guess the Army's electric vehicle won't be needing the fake noisy gas engine sound track shown in the video, then? More about the Army's stealth EV after the jump

2011 227

Even With Fossil Flaws, California is USA’s Last Desperate Climate Action Hope #JoeTakesOnTheNews

Creative Greenius

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2018 151

Lion Electric unveils eLionM electric midi/minibus at Movin’On

Green Car Congress

At the Movin’On 2018 mobility summit in Montreal, Québec-based Lion Electric unveiled its 100% electric midi/minibus, the eLionM. Lion has the biggest fleet of all-electric Type C school buses in North America. Electric (Battery) Fleets

2018 94

Why electric?

DIY Electric Car

The reason to get an electric vehicle is surely different to everybody who get flashed by the conversion virus. Our biggest personal reason is our first electric car, a swiss Solec Riva Junior.

2010 141

BYD unveils new electric airport GSE tow tractor models

Green Car Congress

BYD unveiled two new electric tow tractor models, or tugs, this month. The world’s largest manufacturer of electric vehicles and batteries, BYD provides the chassis, battery, and charger. Electric (Battery

2018 115

Harley-Davidson Livewire electric motorcycle makes European debut in Milan; more specs and details

Green Car Congress

The new electric Harley-Davidson LiveWire electric motorcycle—originally unveiled in Milwaukee during the company’s 115 th Anniversary this past Labor Day weekend—made its European debut at the Milan press conference of the EICMA show. Electric (Battery

2018 119

Volkswagen launches “Electric for All” campaign, demos rolling chassis of MEB

Green Car Congress

Volkswagen is launching its “Electric for All” campaign—a strategic effort to put attractive electric vehicles at affordable prices on the road, paving the way for the breakthrough of electric vehicles. Electric (Battery) Vehicle Manufacturers

2018 157

Schaeffler begins volume production of transmissions for the electric drive in the Audi e-tron; parallel axis and coaxial

Green Car Congress

Schaeffler has begun volume production of transmissions for the electric drive in the Audi e-tron, marking a milestone for its E-Mobility business division. The drive system on the front axle is an electric axle system in parallel axis design, while the rear axle has the coaxial variant.

2018 94

Sparrow Electric Car

Electric Cars are for Girls

The Sparrow electric car was featured in Austin Powers 'Goldmember'. Groovy, baby

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Hyundai presents Kona Electric crossover and NEXO fuel cell SUV

Green Car Congress

Hyundai presented its new 2019 Kona Electric crossover (introduced in March at the New York Auto Show, earlier post ) and 2019 NEXO fuel cell SUV (showcased at CES in January, earlier post ) to US media at a driving introduction in Los Angeles. Kona Electric.

2018 108

Renault Trucks launches Renault Master Z.E. electric utility vehicle

Green Car Congress

This all-electric utility vehicle comes in six variants—four panel vans and two platform cabs—to meet the varied requirements of professionals working in urban environments. belongs to Renault Trucks’ all-electric range. Electric (Battery The Renault Master Z.E.

2018 111

Advantages And Disadvantages Of Electric Cars

DIY Electric Car

Yes, we''re talking about the electric car. However, it is only recently that cost effective electric cars have started getting manufactured. Unlike our fuel powered cars, these cars work on electric motors which basically rely on electrically charged batteries to function.

2013 141

Brazil’s Ambev Brewery will use 1,600 electric trucks from Volkswagen; electric version of the Delivery

Green Car Congress

Brazil-based Ambev Brewery, owner of brands such as Skol, Brahma, Antarctica and Guaraná, announced that by 2023, it will use 1,600 electric trucks made by Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus (VWCO) to transport beverages. And now, once more, we sprint off together to enter the electric era.

2018 106

The New Electric DeLorean

Electric Cars are for Girls

Because electric cars are all "back to the future", aren't they? I'm just surprised nobody thought of doing this before

2011 174

Chicago Transit Authority orders 20 Proterra electric buses for $32M

Green Car Congress

The Chicago Transit Board awarded a $32-million contract to Proterra for the purchase of 20 new, all-electric buses. The new electric buses will give the CTA one of the largest electric bus fleets in the country. Electric (Battery) Fleets Heavy-duty

2018 130

Electric Bicycles

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Electric bicycles are the entry-level electric vehicle! Interview with Emerald Velocity's Tim Ritchey about the cost of electric bicycles, the different types of eBike, and commuting

2012 116

Most Popular Electric Car Motors

Electric Cars are for Girls

There are a lot of electric motors out there, but just a few make up the majority of electric car motors being used today

2011 194

Volvo Trucks presents second electric truck model in three weeks: Volvo FE Electric

Green Car Congress

Just three weeks after the unveiling of Volvo Trucks’ first all-electric truck, the Volvo FL Electric ( earlier post ), the company is expanding its product range with a second electric truck. The FE Electric uses two electric motors with 370 kW max power (260 kW cont.

2018 113

DAF trucks showcases electric and hybrid trucks at IAA CV

Green Car Congress

At IAA Commercial Vehicles, Dutch truck manufacturer DAF—a division of Paccar—is showcasing the LF Electric, CF Electric and CF Hybrid Innovation trucks. DAF LF Electric. DAF LF Electric Innovation Truck. LF Electric powertrain (top) and ghost view (bottom).

2018 99

Tango Electric Car

Electric Cars are for Girls

It's small, but don't be too quick to judge the Tango electric car by its size

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Ford starts production of Deutsche Post StreetScooter WORK XL electric delivery van

Green Car Congress

Ford has begun production of the Deutsche Post StreetScooter WORK XL electric van at its European HQ in Cologne, Germany. Ford will manufacture the van with a range of electric motors and lithium-ion batteries, delivering up to 90 kW (122 PS) and a maximum torque of 276 N·m.

2018 120

Mitsubishi Electric’s new energy-management technology optimizes EVs as storage batteries; tests in China

Green Car Congress

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation has developed a technology for efficiently managing photovoltaic (PV) and other power-generation systems and also the charging/discharging of electric vehicles (EVs) parked on company campuses. Batteries Electric (Battery

2018 103

Toyota Scion IQ Electric Car - 2012

Electric Cars are for Girls

Toyota's in the electric car game , if a little late. And no, it's not a hybrid, either! Have a look

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