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Kwik Trip is installing electric car charging stations at stores in three Midwestern states. But will the effort be anything more than a symbolic gesture?
A Midwest convenience store chain is installing electric vehicle charging stations in three states...
Jun 7, 2011 | Read More
Nissan leaf electric car
New federal legislation encouraging mass adoption of electric vehicles will only help 'to catalyze the change that is coming,' says Hertz executive
WASHINGTON—Jack Hidary certainly isn't short on moxie. Instead of waiting for a congressional...
May 27, 2011 | Read More
Electric car getting charged
350Green aims to help America's "garage-less" city dwellers confidently buy electric cars, by installing fast-charging stations at their local retailers
Three years ago, Mariana Gerzanych, founder of the eco-friendly sedan service EnviroRide, began...
Feb 15, 2011 | Read More
New solutions using flywheels and lithium-ion batteries land $60 million in loan guarantees to get more renewables on the grid
By Sara Stroud Managing electrical grids is a delicate balancing act. Behind the scenes, grid...
Aug 13, 2010 | Read More
14-page proposal is "smart politics," he says
The United States could "feasibly" cut its foreign oil imports to zero by 2030, Sen....
Jun 14, 2010 | Read More
Bipartisan bills introduced in both the House and Senate would electrify half of all U.S. cars and trucks by 2030
WASHINGTON—Seven Democratic and Republican legislators are proposing a prescription for the...
Jun 2, 2010 | Read More
U.S. Exec Warns of Swapping 'Oil Cartel for Asian Battery Cartel'
Economic stimulus money is helping to build a U.S. manufacturing hub for batteries that will power...
Mar 12, 2010 | Read More
Experiment Seen as Vital to Nation's Oil Independence
Reporting from Tel Aviv, Israel Better Place, the electric car start-up, made clear when it...
Feb 9, 2010 | Read More
The first electric cars are expected to hit U.S. showrooms by the end of 2010, a major step in the...
Dec 30, 2009 | Read More
Nissan's early commitment to push its autos from the pump to the plug is paying off. In June...
Aug 7, 2009 | Read More