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Zunum Aero Hybrid-Electric Airplane Aims To Fly Passengers In 2020

By Nicolas Zart Electric vehicles (EVs) are common these days in the news. Electric motorcycles have also popularized the concept of the electric drivetrain, and electric bicycles (e-bikes) are furiously changing the landscape. However, the last frontier is the air, as we covered with our Hamiton aEro story. Electric aircraft are taking off (pun intended), and the Kirkland, […]

April 13th

Fan-Made PHEV Airplane Spec Utilizing Tesla Tech

Electric aviation is still in its infancy, but with interest in the field clearly growing rapidly by the year … (see our recent coverage of the Siemens news for more on that.) … more and more conversations are popping up on online discussion forums. One of our friends and readers, Peter Egan, recently shared rather interesting specs […]

July 25th

EV Tech Expo Looks Like An Awesome Event

The upcoming Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo in Detroit, Michigan, looks like it will be an awesome event. It bills itself as “the premier showcase for electric and hybrid vehicle technology and innovation.” Notably, the Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo is particularly focused on the manufacturing and engineering side of things. The website […]

April 13th

Elon Musk & Tesla CTO JB Straubel Q&A In Norway (VIDEOS)

Following up on the Amsterdam Q&A that Tesla CEO Elon Musk and CTO JB Straubel held last week, below is a 1½-hour Q&A that was held in Norway, electric vehicle (EV) capital of the world. This video linked here is actually quite a bit better, really top-notch quality, but it cannot be embedded. So, thanks […]

February 8th

Electric Airplane To Cross The Atlantic?

Electric airplane? Yes, please! To cross the Atlantic? Well, I’ll leave that to a daredevil, but it would be fun to watch, as well as read and write about. For starters, here’s a story on Chip Yates’ desire (plan?) to fly across the Atlantic in an electric airplane: Electric Plane Across Atlantic? That’s Chris Yates’ […]

July 10th