Electric Vehicle - Buyers Guide

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

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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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Route 66 Electric Vehicle Museum

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

Used Electric Cars

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

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Super Charger for Electric Motorcycles!

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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

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

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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

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The electricity in gasoline

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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

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

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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.

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German startup I SEE Electric Trucks GmbH building electric variants of Opel Viraro and Movano

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German startup I SEE Electric Trucks GmbH is building electric versions of the Opel Vivaro and Opel Movano. Electric heating is standard; an optional bioethanol. Conversions Electric (Battery) Europe

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Zero Electric Motorcycle

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

Why electric?

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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.

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Stena Line introducing battery-electric operation to ferry; three stages up to 50 all-electric nautical miles

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In step two, a 20 MWh battery pack will be connected to the propellers; Stena Jutlandica will be able to be operated on electricity within around 10 nautical miles, equal to the distance between Göteborg and Vinga Lighthouse. Batteries Electric (Battery) Ports and Marine

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Advantages And Disadvantages Of Electric Cars

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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.

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Sparrow Electric Car

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

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Hyundai unveils Kona Electric SUV

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Hyundai has unveiled the Kona Electric subcompact SUV prior to its official introduction at the Geneva Motor Show ( earlier post ). The Kona Electric features two different powertrain versions. The fully-electric subcompact SUV also features an electronic parking brake (EPB).

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UPS to test new Thor medium-duty electric truck

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earlier post ) to develop and to test a fully-electric class 6 delivery truck in Los Angeles, Calif. For six months, UPS will test the medium-duty electric delivery truck as part of its fleet. UPS believes in the future of commercial electric vehicles. Electric (Battery) Fleets

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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

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Autonomous electric shuttle in long-term public demo in Candiac, Québec

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The City of Candiac, Québec is hosting a long-term demonstration project for a 100% electric autonomous shuttle to be used on public roads for the first time in Canada. mph), the NAVYA autonomous electric shuttle facilitates travel and promotes the use of public transit in underserved areas.

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2018 electric motorcycle buyers guide

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The variety of electric motorcycles on the market has increased dramatically in 2018, and we've seen some significant price drops by two competitive brands. Harley-Davidson KTM electric motorcycles Zero Motorcycles Energica Alta MotorsBoth Alta Motors and Energica cut the prices of their bikes significantly, bringing them closer to being cost-competitive with their gas-powered counterparts. Zero Motorcycles continues to.

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How Self-Driving Cars Will Accelerate Electric Vehicle Adoption

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Over the last two decades, fully electric cars have had, let’s say, a slow start. But things are looking up for electric. Plus, battery costs are rapidly decreasing and the public is warming up to the idea of electric cars. Electric Vehicles: Right Now.

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Volkswagen to offer electric car sharing services

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Our vehicle-on-demand fleets will consist entirely of electric cars, and will therefore provide zero-emission, sustainable mobility. Car Sharing Electric (Battery The Volkswagen brand will offer car sharing services in future.

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Two BYD electric terminal trucks deploy at Port of San Diego

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Two BYD Y electric intermodal cargo tractors were deployed at the Port of San Diego recently as part of a project funded by the California Energy Commission to accelerate the port’s transition to zero-emission transportation. Electric (Battery) Heavy-duty Ports and Marine

Volkswagen’s electric racer sets new overall Pikes Peak record

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Volkswagen’s electric I.D. R Pikes Peak has now set the fastest time in the history of this hill climb, which spans more than 100 years—that speaks volumes for electric mobility. The electricity required was provided by generators at the foot of Pikes Peak.

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Automakers, electric utilities want electric-car tax credit extended

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With Tesla likely to hit 200,000 electric cars sold in the U.S. Politics incentives tax credit taxes electric utilities plug-in carslater this year, it will begin a phasedown process during which the income-tax credits available to its buyers start to dwindle on a set schedule. General Motors is likely to hit the same cap a couple of quarters after Tesla. Now those two companies are lobbying for an expansion of.

Zap Electric Cars

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My favorite of the Zap electric cars is a zebra-striped Xebra. Sure, they do other paint jobs.but WHY

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Porsche takes 10% stake in the electric technology and sports car company Rimac; development partnership

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Porsche AG has taken a 10% stake in the technology and electric sports car company Rimac Automobili. Rimac develops and produces electric vehicle components and manufactures electric super sports cars. Electric (Battery

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Electric Motorcycle Racing Fundraiser

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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:

Tango Electric Car

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

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Electric Volvo Crash Test

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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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Infiniti Electric in 2013

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I'm getting used to hearing electric car announcements. Putting together an electric car is not rocket science, and there are many reasons other than actual plans to commercialize to go ahead and build a few.

Electric Quad Project.

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The quadrunner has been stripped of everything ICE, and I have retained what electrical will be needed for lights etc. Hello everyone. This is not only my first time taking on an EV project, but also my first time writing a blog. Ok enough of that stuff. Oh by the way PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE feel free to share you experiences, and suggestions, concerning my project. Here''s the project and the plan. I have an 2004 Suzuki quadrunner (Z250 is anyone cares) It''s a rolling chassis only.

Electric Bicycle Conversion

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Interview with Don Otto about his electric bicycle conversion, how much it cost, and how long it took to put it together

Toyota's First Electric Car?

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is reporting: "Toyota's iQ-based electric car, due to be launched in 2010, will get its own body style to create a stand-alone model which will become Toyota’s first all-electric car" (emphasis added.) Tags: RAV4 EV electric iQ toyota BEV battery electric car

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New Flyer commissions advanced electric-bus simulator

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Drivers of the simulator will experience a bus environment with hardware operating just as it would in a zero-emission, battery-electric Xcelsior CHARGE transit bus. Electric (Battery) Heavy-duty SimulationNew Flyer of America Inc., the US subsidiary of New Flyer Industries Inc.,

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Volkswagen outlines drivetrain technology in electric I.D. R Pikes Peak

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R Pikes Peak, its first fully-electric racing car. They feed energy to two separate high-performance electric motors for the front and rear axles. R Pikes Peak: This is the first time that Volkswagen will be competing in a race with a fully-electric car.

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Volkswagen to offer electric car sharing services

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Our vehicle-on-demand fleets will consist entirely of electric cars, and will therefore provide zero-emission, sustainable mobility. Car Sharing Electric (Battery The Volkswagen brand will offer car sharing services in future.

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Let's Talk About Electric Cars Book

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

2013 166

Kalmar and Yara developing first fully-digitalized and electric cargo solution for autonomous electric Yara Birkeland

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This means that all the necessary operations related to the world's first autonomous and electric container vessel Yara Birkeland ( earlier post ) will be conducted in a fully autonomous and cost efficient manner, with zero emissions. Autonomous driving Electric (Battery) Ports and Marine

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Tropos Motors triples range of electric LSVs with new Li-ion-powered ABLE XR; 26 kWh pack

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Tropos Motors has released the new eXtended Range, ABLE XR low-speed electric utility vehicle. Batteries Electric (Battery

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New Electric Car Concept

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My team and I are bringing into production a unique and futuristic, electric, three-wheel car. How are you all doing? My name is Orlando M. We would like to invite you to our Facebook page, and like us. There you can become part of our project by voting and helping us choose the top three designs. re going to start giving away prizes to our fans, such as shirts, hats, and electronic albums of the designs.

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