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2014-04-15 12:21:31

Charging Stations Added to Offer Additional Amenities for Tenants, Employees and Customers BOWIE, Md., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SemaConnect, Inc. announced today that they were chosen by Southeast Financial Center in Miami, FL to install electric vehicle charging stations at their office building and plaza. The electric vehicle charging stations are part of a large renovation effort designed to make the building and plaza one of the most sought after locations in Downtown Miami. The...

2014-02-11 04:20:14

BERLIN, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three years after the beginning of http://www.electrive.net, Germany's leading industry service for electric mobility, the international English-language edition http://www.electrive.com has gone online. Its daily newsletter collects the top electric transportation news from around the globe, to give experts worldwide an overview of what is happening in their sector - short, to the point, and free of charge. To receive a free...

Electric And Hybrid Vehicles Won’t Help Reduce Emissions
2014-01-22 05:36:44

[ Watch the Video: Are Greener Cars The Answer To Emissions Problems? ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Battery-electric vehicles, plug-in hybrids and other types of electric drive passenger vehicles (EDVs) will have less of an impact on greenhouse gas levels than many experts have predicted, according to research published online this month in the journal Environmental Science & Technology. In the paper, researchers from the North Carolina State...

2014-01-02 00:20:07

DEARBORN, Mich., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Ford C-MAX Solar Energi Concept is first-of-its-kind sun-powered vehicle with the potential to deliver the best of a plug-in hybrid without depending on the electric grid for fuel -- C-MAX Solar Energi Concept with a solar panel roof draws power from a special solar concentrator lens similar to a magnifying glass -- By using renewable power, Ford C-MAX Solar Energi Concept is estimated to reduce...

2013-12-16 12:20:16

Winner to be Recognized at Washington Auto Show Policy Day on January 22, 2014 WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Car Journal has revealed its finalists for the 2014 Green Car Technology Award((TM)), a high-profile recognition of 'green' technology presented at The Washington Auto Show® in the nation's capital. Finalists include a wide array of technologies from U.S., European, and Asian auto manufacturers. "Advanced technology plays an increasingly important role in the...

2013-08-06 12:20:49

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite all the hype and billions of dollars of investment, battery electric vehicles' (BEVs) share of US total light vehicle sales is expected to remain below 1 percent through 2020, according to LMC Automotive. Even if plug-in hybrids (PHEVs), such as the Chevrolet Volt and the Ford Fusion Energi are included, the share will only increase to 3 percent by 2020. "There is clearly a disconnect between what the federal government and...

2013-07-02 08:22:12

- Company installs electric vehicle charging stations at its downtown Richmond offices RICHMOND, Va., July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dominion is one of the first 48 companies in the nation to join the U.S. Department of Energy's Workplace Charging Challenge, which is designed to help increase the number of U.S. employers offering workplace charging for electric vehicles. Earlier this year, Dominion installed two separately metered electric vehicle charging stations as a pilot...

2013-06-26 08:20:37

Mike Castrucci Ford of Milford Offering Great Deals on the New Ford C-Max Energi CINCINNATI, June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One of the most anticipated and exciting new cars in Cincinnati is the all-new 2013 Ford C-Max Energi. This plug-in hybrid from Ford Motor Company is going to make a huge impact on how the auto industry will produce fuel efficient vehicles in the future. The 2013 Ford C-Max Energi uses a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that is paired with an electric...

2013-06-05 20:20:14

WASHINGTON, June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electric Drive Transportation Association (EDTA) today released the May 2013 Electric Drive Sales Dashboard, showing a record number of hybrid and plug-in vehicle sales in the U.S., continuing the steady market rollout. Automakers reported that 48,796 hybrids were sold last month, showing a larger increase than the overall automobile sales market. This brings the total number of hybrids sold this year to 212,711,...

2013-03-03 23:01:27

MyPerfectAutomobile has updates on the Sbarro Hybrid and the Toyota i-Road electric concept car, both of which will debut in Geneva next week. MPA also analyzes the importance of Nissan´s all-new EV racing vehicle. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) March 03, 2013 Toyota i-Road Concept Headed to Geneva Toyota Motor Co. will unveil its super-secret i-Road concept car at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The electric three-wheeler looks like an insect in the overhead shot provided by Toyota. Besides that...