2018 list of Plug-in hybrids, EVs, FCEVs

By | 2018-04-17T12:02:29+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, electric vehicles (EV), Fuel cells, Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , |

There were over 500,000 electrified vehicles on America's roads in 2015. While that is a significant increase from the 70,000 in 2012, it is still less than projected. EV sales are increasing, up over 37% in 2016. This year there will be more PHEV and EV SUVs on the market, than ever before. History shows [...]

Top ten reasons to buy electric or plug-in vehicles

By | 2018-04-06T16:43:04+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), California Air Resources Board (CARB), electric vehicles (EV), Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , |

At the 2018 New York International Auto Show, there was a variant of an electrified vehicle on every manufacturer's stage. Some have been around for years, some we got to see for the first time. Thanks to Toyota (the company with the longest running hybrid), Tesla (the only all-electric car company in the United States), [...]

Ford electrifies the future

By | 2018-03-21T09:12:52+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Categories: electric vehicles (EV), Ford, Hybrids, Plugin-electric vehicles|Tags: |

* Ford says its electric SUV will be famous without having to shoot it into space * Ford will have a hybrid or plug-in hybrid in every model SUV going forward * Ford is offering a safety suite dubbed Ford's Co-Pilot360 standard Tesla has been the darling of Wall Street since inception, with venture capitalists [...]

2018 Volvo XC60 plus a Plug-In Hybrid

By | 2018-02-20T08:39:24+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Plugin-electric vehicles, Volvo|Tags: , |

The all-new 2018 Volvo XC60 compact SUV arrives in August with three engines. The great news is that Volvo is bringing out an XC60 plug-in hybrid in September. The difference in price between the petrol version and the PHEV (after the $5,000 Federal Tax Credit) is only $3,000. I just love that Volvo is bringing [...]