Abortion, automobiles, and Alabama

By | 2019-05-30T08:26:17+00:00 May 29th, 2019|Categories: Honda, Hyundai, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Politics, Toyota|Tags: , , , , , |

Shortly after the female Republican Governor of Alabama endorsed HB 314, a law that would ban all abortions statewide, even in case of rape or incest, the calls for boycotting Alabama in all forms started. Kay Ivey signed into law the “Human Life Protection Act” a bill that is intended to be a “vehicle” to [...]

Nine States plan the future of electric cars

By | 2018-06-21T12:54:49+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), electric vehicles (EV), Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , |

The Trump Administration continues to try to weaken federal greenhouse gas (GHG) and corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards for the nation’s light-duty vehicle fleet. In the face of adversity from the government, nine States have reaffirmed that they support the implementation of the Multi-State Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Action Plan for 2018-2021. “These nine [...]

Volvo, China, France, California EVs

By | 2017-08-14T13:54:49+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Politics, Volvo|Tags: , , , |

Last week on the Washington Post carchat there were many questions about Volvo's decision to go all electrified by 2019. Why they asked? Why only Electric vehicles? In the face of the G20 conference just held in Hamburg, Germany, where nineteen of the countries in attendance agreed to the Paris Climate Change agreement, the United [...]