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2012-05-07 12:48:29

Seven automakers have struck an agreement to adopt a universal electric vehicle charging system for plug-in hybrids. The group is planning to create a system that makes charging an electrified car as simple as filling a gas tank. Mike Tinskey, associate director of vehicle electrification for Ford, said the ability to quickly charge cars like the Chevrolet Volt and Ford Focus Electric is crucial in making them popular among consumers. The seven automakers said in a press release that...

2010-12-10 14:57:00

TULSA, Okla., Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PennWell Corp. -- Ford Motor Co. has confirmed it will meet with electric utility industry executives about its all-electric Ford Focus, which could hit U.S. roads as soon as 2011. Mike Tinskey, Ford's global manager of electric vehicle infrastructure, will be an Electric Vehicle Update panelist at the second annual Electric Light & Power Executive Conference, Jan. 30-31, 2011, at the Omni San Diego Hotel. "We are elated to secure Mike on...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.