EGEB: Largo Police Department is first in Tampa Bay to buy electric motorcycles


In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): The Largo, Florida, police department in the Tampa Bay area buys Zero all-electric motorcycles. UnderstandSolar is a free service that links you to top-rated solar installers in your region for personalized solar estimates.

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Solar powered Lightning Motorcycles sets electric motorcycle land speed record

National Green Transportation

El Mirage Dry Lake Bed, California (November 16, 2012) - Lightning Motorcycles has set another electric motorcycle land speed record. The 189 miles/hr record on the 1.3 mile course at El Mirage is enough to let Lightning claim


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Guest post: Honda Introduces the EV-Cub; two-wheel-drive electric motorcycle

Green Car Congress

And that’s exactly what the company has been focusing on lately in the world of motorcycles. Honda has been making and selling a motorcycle called the Cub for decades. Mostly sold in emerging markets around the world as an urban commuter, the Cub is a very small motorcycle with an equally small engine. While technically a motorcycle, it kind of resembles a cross between a motorcycle and a scooter. He is also the purveyor of Motorcycle Trading Post.

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Solar powered Lightning Motorcycles sets electric motorcycle land speed record

National Green Transportation

El Mirage Dry Lake Bed, California (November 16, 2012) - Lightning Motorcycles has set another electric motorcycle land speed record. The 189 miles/hr record on the 1.3 mile course at El Mirage is enough to let Lightning claim

Hero Splendor EV Conversion Kit launched at Rs 35k by GoGoA1

Electric Vehicles India

GoGoA1 an OEM/ODM and electric & solar-powered vehicles and its components supplier in India has launched the most affordable Hero Splendor, one of the best selling bikes and most favourite bike in India conversion kit for Rs 35,000.

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2016 Toyota Prius Specs, Volvo Electric Car, 2016 Zero Electric Motorcycles: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today, we have more details on the 2016 Toyota Prius, Volvo's plan to launch an electric car by 2019, and details on the 2016 Zero electric-motorcycle lineup. A new report names electric utilities and associated groups that the authors claim are funding anti-solar-power initiatives and legislation. All this and more on Green Car Reports. More 2016. Today in Car News

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Honda unveils demonstration test house featuring Honda smart home system; gas, solar power and electromobility

Green Car Congress

The HSHS installed in this demonstration test house consists of CIGS (copper, indium, gallium, selenium) thin-film solar cell panels; a home battery unit (rechargeable battery); household gas-engine cogeneration unit and hot-water supply system; and the Smart e Mix Manager. Envisioning the reuse of electric motorcycle/automobile batteries, Honda will facilitate the development of a home battery unit and verify the functionality of the unit. Honda Motor Co.,

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Video of Plug In America’s Inaugural EV Parade West

Revenge of the Electric Car

Tags: Events Plug In America Vectrix AC Propulsion Zero Motorcycles Solar Chargeport Drive Change Fran Pavley Inaugural ZEV Kevin McKeown Enertia Linda Nicholes BEV Ed Kjaer Tesla Motors EnergyCS Ashley Van Dyke Zero X Yes We Can EV Parade Tesla Roadster Alexandra Paul Santa Monica Zero Emissions Toyota RAV4-EV Jordan Howard Brammo Paul Scott eBox Inside Track Mitsubishi Pheonix Motorcars Chelsea Sexton Balqon chris paine iMiEV Zan Dubin Scott electric car

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Honda targeting 100% BEV & FCEV sales in N America by 2040; new e:Architecture EVs coming in second half of this decade

Green Car Congress

Honda is formalizing its goals for achieving carbon neutrality for all products and corporate activities by 2050, as well as zero traffic collision fatalities involving Honda automobiles and motorcycles globally by 2050.

TT Zero – Duffy Motorsport


For 2019 the bikes will be powered from solar energy, with the help of KAST Energy Technologies, who have developed the paddock charging system to be used. This is a solar array and energy storage system for the paddock which will harvest and store energy.

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W2 Energy reports progress in development of compressed air rotary engine; deployment inCAES system

Green Car Congress

W2 has shipped a SteamRay/AirRocket unit for deployment in the compressed air storage system (CAES) designed by AzRISE (Arizona Research Institute for Solar Energy) at the University of Arizona. The AzRISE CAES team is working on a scalable CAES technology that enables the optimal utilization of energy obtained from renewable sources such as solar. W2 Energy , Inc. reports progress in its development of a commercially viable compressed air engine.

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Natural-Gas Stepchildren, Iron Butt Record, Has Tesla Beaten Dealers? Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

If you''ve never heard of the Iron Butt Assocation, you may not be a motorcycle rider--but you''ll be interested in the first electric bike rider to win the honor. Plus a crack in the dealer opposition to Tesla Motors, and some encouraging news on wind and solar energy. All this and more on Green Car Reports. What happens to sales when electric-car

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Advocating electric in the heartland

Electric Auto Association

You buy your own solar panels, you power your house and your car, and the utility wants to get paid for your doing that.” Of late, vehicles owned by club members range from electric autos to trucks to motorcycles to tractors, some of the latter variety converted to snow plows in the winter.

Driving electric in an oil capital

Electric Auto Association

What’s so great about our meetings is the action they can inspire,” Hanson said, referencing a recent gathering that featured a representative from Aptera who spoke about the company’s plans to build a 3-wheeled, solar-powered vehicle. Houston chapter leads toward clean energy in Texas.

2020 Electric Vehicle Industry Report Card and trends for the new year

Plug In India

The electric motorcycle scene has disappointed. For example, there is no news from Tork motorcycles. What we have realized that, our EV industry is way ahead of the game in terms of localisation compared to many other industries like Solar, Phones, Consumer Electronics.

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InDEED, a success

Electric Auto Association

Other EAA chapters hosted virtual happy hours and coffee chats, investigated solar-powered EVs, and learned about the latest charging, financing, and permitting information in states around the country. Drive Electric Earth Day sets new records in attendance.

Electric Scooter vs Petrol Scooter : Huge benefits for India

Plug In India

You can use solar energy to power your EV now and go zero emissions. A petrol scooter has no option to be powered by solar energy. Also ICE scooters and motorcycles get engine transmission, alloys, plastics and electronics from China.

Charley Boorman: myenergi HQ

My Energi

The best electric motorcycles in the UK to buy now. Like all things Zero Motorcycles, form follows function. – Livewire offers seven selectable Ride Modes that electronically control the performance characteristics of the motorcycle.

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Honda to show 7 electromotive concept models at Tokyo show

Green Car Congress

JAMA) will hold at the motor show venue, Honda will showcase the FCX Clarity advanced fuel cell electric vehicle, EV-neo electric scooter, EV-MONPAL electric cart, as well as the Honda Smart Home System which features several Honda-developed energy production technologies, including a gas engine cogeneration unit and a solar powered system to reduce household and mobility CO 2 emissions. Motorcycle models include: Motor Compo. AC-X concept plug-in hybrid. Click to enlarge.

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Proud of its roots

Electric Auto Association

Instead, his collection of electric vehicles (EVs) has included a converted Yamaha motorcycle, a converted 1971 AMC Hornet, and several electric scooters. The Denver EAA chapter is still dedicated to its core mission nearly 50 years after its founding.

OLA Electric's huge scooter factory - India's own Gigafactory

Plug In India

Mr Bhavish said that this factory will manufacture 2 wheeler scooters to start and then manufacture motorcycles and also Electric Cars. Kamlesh Mallick & Raphae Halim Today we are very excited to talk to you about a HUGE disruption that is going to happen in the Indian automobile space.

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Asian Development Bank providing $300M towards replacing 100K gasoline trikes with E-Trikes in the Philippines; $300M for major road upgrades in Chhattisgarh, India

Green Car Congress

million gas-fueled motorcycles and tricycles are currently operating in the Philippines, typically serving as short-distance taxis, with the average tricycle driver earning less than $10 a day. In line with the government’s plan to develop a national e-vehicle industry, the project will support the establishment of an e-vehicle parts industry, battery supply chain, and charging stations, including five off-grid solar charging stations.

Best EV To Own To Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

My Energi

However, it scores highly on stealth; I mean its a motorcycle, you could drive this thing through a shopping mall and up an escalator to make quick escapes and to help you to travel the city reasonably undetected. Which is the Best EV to Own to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

Honda to Show Hybrid and Battery-Electric Vehicle Concepts at Tokyo Motor Show; CR-Z Concept 2009

Green Car Congress

It features solar panels in the roof, which could be used to help to charge the on-board battery. Honda’s motorcycle display will share the same stand area as four-wheeler, with features from larger-displacement sports bikes to compact commuter models powered by electricity. The CR-Z Concept 2009. Click to enlarge. Honda will reveal the CR-Z Concept 2009, the most recent prototype of a compact sports car using Honda’s IMA technology, at October’s Tokyo Motor Show.

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Honda announces second plug-in vehicle testing program; Japan joins US, China may follow

Green Car Congress

The specifics of the testing program, testing vehicles, and solar-powered charging stations made their public debut in Japan. Solar-powered charging station for the test vehicles. The Saitama program will focus on motorcycles, automobiles and power products. The program will also use advanced communications and telematics and solar-powered charging technologies to explore future forms of personal mobility and their potential for reducing CO 2 emissions.

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Partying with Plug In America

Revenge of the Electric Car

The party also featured a silent auction for green and EV related items, including a Duffy Electric Boat rental, a 2009 Zero X Electric Motorcycle , and a beautiful blue 2008 Vectrix Electric Maxi-Scooter (from Delamo Motorsports in Redondo Beach).

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Bring on the EV Trucks

Revenge of the Electric Car

Many of the companies that have fleets of trucks have buildings that are perfect for solar. Add a solar PV system big enough to offset the building’s energy needs and charge the trucks, too, and you’ve just eliminated a whole lot of pollution, kept a lot of money from going out of the country and to the oil companies, and added value to your building. More electric trucks! I love that this market is blooming.

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Spirit of DC Visits Citicar Gathering!

Spirit of DC - PHEV3A

We had a Kewet, electric scooter, electric motorcycle, EV Jetta, and of course, the Spirit of DC. The solar panels were new since I last saw the car, so I made sure to take lots of photos. May 15th to 17th, 2009 was a unique experience in Columbia, Maryland. Gathered there were Citicars, the most-produced electric car in American history.

Peugeot Shows Two HYbrid4 Concepts, New BB1 EV Concept at Frankfurt

Green Car Congress

Solar panels on the roof keep passenger compartment ventilation system operating in daylight, even when the vehicle is stopped. The BB1 is based on a tubular chassis designed by Peugeot Motorcycles. The 3008 HYbrid4 concept previews the production model that will appear in spring 2011. Click to enlarge. Peugeot used the Frankfurt Motor Show as the platform to show two concept versions of its HYbrid4 platform.

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Car Companies Standardize Plug for Electric Vehicles : Gas 2.0

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Portland and San Francisco Battle For Electric Car Domination Chicago Gets First Solar Powered EV Charging Station World’s Top 10 Fastest Electric Cars A Few Pictures of Upcoming Electric Cars: Source [ ] Image Credit: Clayton B. Write For GO About Advertise Contact Login Explore GO Media: News & Opinion Family & Lifestyle Business & Technology Gas 2.0 Like this post? Subscribe to our RSS feed and stay up to date.

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Honda lines up CR-Z Concept for Tokyo

Green Cars News

This small, four-seat car includes solar panels on the roof that can be used to charge the on-board battery. Honda will have plenty of other exciting green vehicles on display at the show including the FCX Clarity, its fuel cell electric vehicle; a new EV-Cub electric motorcycle; and the new U3-X, a one-wheel personal mobility device (see article ).

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EVndeavoring to Do a Month or Two in Review Since July, August. with "Spirit of DC" Hang'in in Phoenix and EVJerry Taking on "Power of DC".

Spirit of DC - PHEV3A

Sunday August 30, 2009, the 3 wheeled electric motorcycle was finally ready to rumble. Charlie is small enough to get behind the wheel, yes, wheel on this motorcycle. Meanwhile, back at the shop, the team gets ready for the cross country run on solar and electric power. Jerry is the owner of a PHEV Prius with Plug in Supply conversion kit, plus solar panels on the roof installed by Bob Bruninga, Naval Academy engineering professor.

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2010 Aptera 2e First Drive and Video on Inside Line

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

In almost every state in the union, a motorized three-wheeled vehicle is classed by law as a motorcycle, even if it has a fully enclosed and surprising spacious cabin with front, rear and side windows; two doors; side-by-side bucket seats; a steering wheel; seatbelts; and airbags. But because its technically a motorcycle, the Aptera doesnt have to meet the same safety tests as a four-wheeled vehicle.

MAEAA Web Links

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Lectra: Matts sweetelectric motorcycle Mazda626 : Jerry Halsteads conversion diary. Pontiac Fiero : rechargedwith solar array. WestVirginia University : Formula Lightning Solar Cars Clarkson University :Solar Knights Kansas State University :Apollo Universityof Quebec : Eclipse II University ofToronto : Blue Sky QueensUniversity : Dawn Treader Street Cars CentralShenandoah Valley Regional Governors School : Datsun 240Z conversion.

MIT Battery Breakthrough Could Revolutionize Electric Cars : Gas 2.0

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Write For GO About Advertise Contact Login Explore GO Media: News & Opinion Family & Lifestyle Business & Technology Gas 2.0 Like this post? Subscribe to our RSS feed and stay up to date.

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Cleantech Blog: Smart Grids and Electric Vehicles

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Solar, Wind and Biofuels Grew 53 Percent in 2008 Green Education = Environmental Religion? Individuals and businesses lose months and connect fees when they add solar and other forms of renewable energy to the grid. Smart Grid City will easily support up to 1,000 easily dispatched distributed generation technologies including PHEVs, distributed batteries, solar and wind. Why not ake it all the way and spend 1 year of Iraq on retrofitting every home in America with nano solar.

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GM, Segway partner on two-wheel city vehicle | Green Tech - CNET News

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Chamber wants Congress to limit legal challenges to energy projects Biden gives more smart-grid funding details London data center to power local community Green-jobs czar Van Jones plugs energy innovation Nissan expanding electric charging launch in Arizona A $5 solar stove for rural poor, paid for by polluters Spams carbon footprint: One e-mail is like driving three feet Add a Comment ( Log in or register ) 95 comments by ubnyan April 7, 2009 5:47 AM PDT Is the circus in town?

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Who is winning the green car race? The Green Piece

Green Cars News

The company is also working on the radical Land Glider Concept (see article ) which looks and feels like a mixture between a car, a motorcycle and an aeroplane; and the Nissan Nuvu , a compact all-electric city car with solar panels that can travel 80miles on a single charge. The Green Piece Column: Tuesday 27 October.

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Greenlings: Benefits of charging stations vs. battery swaps vs. home charging

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

For instance, they may have solar panels on their roof or could, via their utility, opt for energy from renewable sources. Jason ↓ ↑ report 7 jharlan 10:41PM (4/09/2009) Home recharge with your home solar recharge station would be the most desirable for commuting from the suburbs. It will also enable us to make good use of rooftop solar power generation since the electricity can be absorbed locally as it is beeing produced.

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Electric Car Manufacturers Inspire New Paradigms -- Seeking Alpha

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

There are choices for 110 volt versus 220 volt, slow versus quick charges, and solar options. will become less common over the next 10-years and that a mix of alternative fuel vehicles including electric, biofuel, hydrogen and solar will and is now seeing tremendous market growth. Best take on all this has been that SouthPark episode with "It" You want something efficient that uses little resources and doesnt impact traffic and parking, then buy a motorcycle.

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GM Says Chevrolet Volt Won't 'Pay the Rent' | Autopia from

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Plus you can use solar and break technology, as well as other more experimental technology, and never have to charge it because it would then charge itself. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

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10 Major Industries Ranked By Climate Action Progress


Much of industry is responding well to the biggest issue of this century, one we've jointly created over the past 300 years. But there is still much work to be done.

Infinite Mobility And Its Solar Electric Vehicle Are Partnering With TukTuk Life For Record-Breaking Trip Around The World


Tuk Tuk Life, with the support of the Norwegian electric vehicle company Infinite Mobility, will attempt to break several world records by driving a solar electric tuk tuk (also known as an auto rickshaw or tricycle) around the world.