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Watch A Self-Driving Chevy Bolt Navigate San Francisco (With Footage Inside The Car)

Published on February 22nd, 2017 | by James Ayre | no comments

Following on the release last month of a dash-cam video showing a reportedly self-driving Chevy Bolt EV traveling around San Francisco, Cruise/GM has now released another video. As you may recall, in the comments section of our earlier coverage some people expressed skepticism that the Bolt EV was driving all or most of the time. Presumably, Dan Amman reads CleanTechnica. ;)... Read More

Electric Vehicles

Vattenfall Will Switch Entire 3,500 Vehicle Fleet To EVs

Published on February 21st, 2017 | by Steve Hanley | no comments

Vattenfall is one of the largest utility companies in Europe, with operations in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, and the United Kingdom. The company has just announced it plans to switch its entire fleet to electric cars and trucks within the next 5 years... Read More

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Shell Gas Stations In UK & Netherlands Will Add EV Charging Stalls

Published on February 21st, 2017 | by Cynthia Shahan | no comments

Sometimes, it's a good thing to change your spots. Shell is doing a bit of that. Shell is not a name I think of at all in terms of clean air infrastructure. More often, I reflect on the problems of the oil company in places it should not be — rainforests, the Arctic, etc. Changing its spots, Shell is offering a new face with a clean air emphasis. Shell is planning a second choice in how it fuels up cars, and it is a good thing for once. Northern Europe will see the beginning of the change. Some Shell stations in UK and Netherlands will reportedly be adding EV charging stations later this year... Read More

Electric Buses

Sydney Airport Ground Transportation Provider Carbridge Orders 40 More BYD Electric Buses

Published on February 21st, 2017 | by Kyle Field | no comments

Carbridge, the onsite provider of airport ground transportation services for the Sydney Airport, announced that it has placed orders for 40 more pure electric buses from BYD. The contract was finalized at the end of January — just 3 months after the first BYD Electric Blu bus was first put to use at the Sydney Airport... Read More

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Sarasota County, Florida, Unveils New EV Charging Incentives For Businesses & Nonprofits — Act Quickly

Published on February 20th, 2017 | by Cynthia Shahan | no comments

Sarasota County's productivity and sustainability are alive and well. Thank you, Sustainable Sarasota, for the most recent initiatives promoting fresh air and planetary well-being. Sarasota's newest program is “ChargeUP” — an Electric Vehicle Charging Station rebate program. This program provides rebates to certain types of businesses within Sarasota County to buy and install EV charging stations... Read More

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2 Belgian Cities Order A Total Of 90 Electric Hybrid Buses From Volvo

Published on February 20th, 2017 | by Kyle Field | no comments

It seems that Volvo and ABB can't stop, won't stop, rolling out electrified transit solutions in Europe. The team over at Volvo reached out to us to share that the Belgian cities of Charleroi and Namur have put in orders totaling 90 Volvo 7900 Electric Hybrid buses paired with 12 fast charging stations from ... Read More

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Lucid Motors Air Has No Competition (Original Review, Pictures & Video — Part 2)

Published on February 20th, 2017 | by EV Expert | no comments

On Tuesday, we looked at the unveiling of the wildly impressive Lucid Motors Air at the Petersen Museum in Los Angeles. The Air's performance was already noteworthy on paper, but my test ride was beyond expectations. I haven't been this happy about a new electric vehicle, EV since the unveiling of the Tesla Model S P90D, and before that, the Roadster and AC Propulsion's eBox... Read More

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