NHTSA, EPA hearing on easing pollution limits

By | 2018-09-25T14:02:32+00:00 September 25th, 2018|Categories: #climatechange, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), California, California Air Resources Board (CARB), electric vehicles (EV), Emissions, Environment, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), National Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA)|Tags: , , |

It's a juxtaposition that NHTSA/EPA has picked Fresno, CA to have their first meeting on easing the pollution limits that were set in 2012. Instead of having it at the Capitol in Sacramento, CA, on California Air Resources Board (CARB) territory they have picked the dirtiest county in California, Fresno. The first thought is that [...]

California Electric Vehicle Sales Increase

By | 2018-09-10T18:48:30+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Categories: California, electric vehicles (EV), Fuel cells, Hybrids, Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: |

SACRAMENTO, CA – The California green vehicle market continues to experience growth throughout the state, especially with increasing electric vehicles sales which now make up 3.1 percent of total new vehicle sales year to date, an increase from 2.4 percent this time last year. However, according to the California Green Vehicle Report, the overall California [...]

clean cars affordable for lower-income Californians

By | 2018-09-10T14:14:38+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Categories: Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: |

OAKLAND — The California Air Resources Board today announced a new statewide grant and loan program to help lower-income consumers across California get into the cleanest new and used cars on the market. The Clean Vehicle Assistance Program to use initial $5 million to provide grants and loans for new and used clean cars. The [...]

Mercedes-Benz EQ electric concept rebirth of a legend

By | 2018-08-29T16:32:15+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Categories: Concept cars, electric vehicles (EV), Mercedes-Benz, Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance|Tags: , |

Dietmar Exler, President, and CEO Of Mercedes-Benz USA told us the Inspiration behind the EQ Silver Arrow and introduced the talented Gorden Wagener, Chief Design Officer at Daimler AG. The World Record-Breaking Vehicle from 1937 The role model for the EQ Silver Arrow is the record-breaking car built by Mercedes-Benz W 125 twelve-cylinder [...]