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Sneaky: Energy Department Pushes Electric Vehicles Under Trump’s Nose

The Energy Department is pursuing a mobility future populated by electric vehicles, despite the recently impeached President’s support for fossil fuel

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Largest Electric School Bus Program In United States Launching In Virginia

Dominion Energy has partnered with local Virginia school districts to begin replacing diesel buses with 100% electric school buses in phases

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Volkswagen Group Aiming To Produce 3 Million Electric Vehicles In 2025 — How Might It Get There?

Volkswagen Group has been spending a lot of time these days focused on its electrification plans — or e-mobility, as they call it in Europe. Some take this as simply PR, but I think the sales targets are real and we know the company has launched an initial electric car factory and is investing tens of billions of euros into batteries and EV development

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BST HyperTEK: An Electric Motorcycle Like No Other

BST HyperTEK electric motorcycleWhether or not you call the BST HyperTEK a thing of beauty like the Ducati Supermono or 888 is up to you, but there’s no denying that the organic-looking carbon fiber frame is a fantastic bit of engineering. Similarly, the copper honeycomb heat sink (?) that occupies the traditional “radiator” position up front, finned aluminum motor, and slick, single-sided rear swingarm also look top-notch

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Zoom Electric Scooters: First Impressions

Zoom Electric ScooterZoom Electric Scooters lent us one of its electric scooters so we could test them and see how they stack up in the growing world of EVs in all shapes and sizes

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The Fisker Ocean Electric SUV Will Come To Market With New Flexible Lease Model

Fisker looks to be heading towards production for its fully electric SUV, the Ocean, as the firm officially opened up the reservation queue with a fully refundable $ 250 deposit per vehicle. The Ocean will be offered through a flexible app-based lease starting at just $ 379 per month after a $ 2,999 downpayment in a unique model that melds the worlds of on-demand transportation solutions and vehicle ownership

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Squad Mobility Redefines Affordable With Its $6,300 Solar-Powered Urban Electric Vehicle

Squad Mobility solar-powered EVUpstart Squad Mobility set up shop in Amsterdam to develop a new generation of urban solar electric vehicles at truly affordable prices. And by affordable, they mean affordable, with a target retail price of €5,750 (ex. VAT) / $ 6,300

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7 More Electric Vehicles That Could Hit 10,000 Sales A Month (Perhaps)

In response to a recent article of mine about electric vehicle models that could potentially hit 10,000+ sales a month, several readers suggested other models that I neglected (or simply didn’t have much faith in). I thought these suggestions warranted a followup article

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The Townie Go! 7D Offers All The Benefits Of An Electric Bike, Just Without The Hassle

The Townie Go! 7D is a Townie through and through. Its beach cruiser frame comes in a traditional or step-through design to suit any lifestyle. It brings the same flat-footed designs Townie is known for into the age of electrification, but taps into a new generation of technology to make life even easier, if you can imagine that

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The NBAA Pushes Electric Air Mobility In The Las Vegas Limelight

NBAA-BACE 2019 UAM Jaunt Air Mobility Display. Photo: Nicolas ZartThe National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) outdid itself this year. Electric urban air mobility (UAM) was present with new players Jaunt Air Mobility, the fascinating XTI Aircraft, Uber Elevate, Bell, Boeing, and Airbus. What was so special about it this year? It wasn’t the timid show of electric UAM shows of the past. Can you say, “They’re here…?”

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