Workhorse Plans to Spin Off SureFly Business

Fleet EV developer Workhorse Group Inc. has announced its intention to spin off its aviation division, which includes its SureFly personal helicopter, into a separate publicly traded company named SureFly, Inc. SureFly, Inc. will encompass all SureFly aerial technology and expertise, including

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BMW i in the summit-club of the electric mobility world

With 2017 coming to a close, BMW Group brand BMW i has cemented its place among the global leaders in electric mobility. For the first time, more than 100,000 BMW i, BMW iPerformance and MINI vehicles with fully electric or plug-in hybrid

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Québec issues final regulations for ZEV standard

Québec residents will soon have improved access to electric and hybrid rechargeable vehicles, and a much wider choice of the most efficient models on the market. On December 13, the Government of Québec approved its Zero-Emission Vehicles (ZEV) Standard, making Québec the

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China registered 490,000 plug-ins year-to-date

China has registered 490,000 plug-in passenger cars from January to November 2017, which makes it by far the largest market for plug-ins (or New Energy Vehicles, NEV, as they are called in China). Battery-electric vehicles are the clear winners, increasing 5 % in

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China extends tax rebate for electric vehicles, hybrids until 2020

Chinese government will extend a tax rebate on purchase of new-energy vehicles (NEVs) until the end of 2020, in a continuation of policy support for the shift away from the internal combustion engine. Ministry of Finance announced on Wednesday the tax exemption,

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2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid Priced At $28,840

The 2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid will be arriving early next year with a starting price of $28,840, including $940 destination, for the base LX trim. The base Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid can be had for $259 per month for 36 months

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ComEd Launches Electric Carsharing Program in Chicago

ComEd is partnering with Innova EV and the Bronzeville Community Development Partnership to test a unique electric vehicle transportation service that will help seniors in Bronzeville get to and from the grocery store, public transit stations, the pharmacy, and other neighborhood destinations.

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New Nissan LEAF owners in Japan offered free solar panels

Owners of the new Nissan LEAF in Japan can receive free installation of solar panels for their homes if they sign up for an electricity retail plan offered by Ecosystem Japan. The offer is part of a joint campaign by Nissan Motor

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Median All-Electric Vehicle Range Grew from 73 Miles in Model Year 2011 to 114 Miles in Model Year 2017

In model year 2011, there were just three different models of all-electric vehicles (AEV) available and their ranges on a full charge (according to the Environmental Protection Agency) spanned from 63 to 94 miles. By model year 2017, the number of AEV

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Mitsubishi Electric to exhibit EMIRAI4 smart-mobility concept car at CES 2018

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation will exhibit cutting-edge technologies and products, including its EMIRAI 4 driving-assistance concept car for safer and more convenient transportation in the smart mobility era under the concept of “Make the move to mobility,” at CES 2018 next month in

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