Green Deals: Fujitsu 4-pack AA Rechargeable Batteries + Wall Charger from $15, more

Newegg offers the Fujitsu AA Rechargeable Battery 4-pack plus Wall Charger for $14.99 when promo code CYBERSAVE50 is applied during checkout. Shipping is free with a ShopRunner account, otherwise a $5 fee will be added on. That’s up to 50% off t…

Zero expands to four wheels with the e-Qooder

Zero Motorcycles is joining the quad game with the introduction of a four-wheeled electric quad named the e-Qooder. For this purpose, the Californian company has launched a cooperation with the Swiss manufacturer Quadro Vehicles. Their four-wheeled tilting scooter Qooder will be fitted with Zero’s electric powertrain. The e-Qooder is planned to hit the market in […]

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Tesla Model 3 Production Hits 1,000 Per Day, According To Musk

That’s high. In an email sent to Tesla employees, CEO Elon Musk offered up congrats on this amazing achievement of 1,000 Model 3s produced per day. Earlier this month, Tesla’s CEO suggested that 1,000 per day was likely achievable by November 27 or 28. Sure enough, it now appears as though the automaker has hit […]

Tesla Autopilot milepost, Kia electric strategy, China’s EV spying: Today’s Car News

As the 2018 LA Auto Show winds down, we explore some questions that came out of it, starting with why Kia plans two electric models with the same long-range battery. Tesla announced at the show that its cars have now covered a billion miles driving on …

Tesla achieves Model 3 production of 1,000/day, pushes to maintain it and reduce costs

Tesla has achieved its goal of producing 1,000 Model 3 vehicles in a day, which would result in 7,000 units per week, but it is now focusing on maintaining that production rate and reducing costs. more…
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Torqeedo powers electric passenger ferry in Thailand

The Bangkok Metropolitan Authority recently placed an electric commuter ferry into service, with an electric drive system from Torqeedo. Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha attended the launch ceremony, traveling by skytrain, subway and foot through Bangkok’s crowded streets before ending his mixed-mode commute with a trip aboard the emission-free passenger ferry. The 47.5-ft fiberglass vessel… Read more »

PSA: Last day to order Model 3 and be guaranteed 2018 delivery for $7500 US Federal Tax credit

Well folks, November is almost over and with it comes the last day to order a Tesla Model 3 and be guaranteed delivery in 2018 with the full $7500 federal tax credit. If you were considering ordering one, today is a good time.
I would of course be app…

Nissan uses bidirectional charging tech to to power North American facilities

Bidirectional charging technology (vehicle-to-grid or vehicle-to-building) has the potential to help reduce utility costs by using EV batteries to store energy and release it at times of peak consumption. Now Nissan, in partnership with with Fermata Energy, a vehicle-to-grid systems company, has launched a pilot program that uses LEAFs equipped with bidirectional charging capability to… Read more »