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US EV Startups Kept Alive By Chinese Investors

Originally published on Sustainnovate. Supported by the Chinese government’s generous electric vehicle (EV) incentives, interest in the country’s market has been growing rapidly in recent years. As a result, Chinese investors have been showing increased interest in US-based EV companies and startups — sometimes to the point of being all that’s keeping them alive, according […]

March 23rd

Interview With The Man Bringing EVs To The Caribbean

Electric cars don’t make sense everywhere, but within the narrow confines of a Caribbean island, EVs are pretty much the perfect vehicle. EV World recently interviewed former Chrysler executive John Felder, who is the driving force behind an eight-island EV dealer network aimed at bringing EVs to the Cayman islands. Felder retired to Grand Cayman […]

11 Electric Cars Cost Less Than Average New Car In US

There’s a somewhat odd meme still going around that claims that electric cars are expensive. A little bit of research quickly debunks that. The average price for a new car in November 2013 (in the US) was $32,769, according to Kelley Blue Book. After the federal tax rebate of $7,500 (yes, it makes complete sense to […]

December 6th

Wheego Electric Cars Selling Despite Lack Of Attention, To Offer Electric SUV

Wheego is an electric car company based out of Atlanta that you probably haven’t heard of. It doesn’t get nearly the attention of Tesla or the Nissan Leaf, or even CODA. Of course, its sales don’t compare to Tesla or the Leaf’s, but it is selling vehicles. Wheego offers the LiFe EV (which is a small, two-seat […]

June 19th