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A Recharging Industry Rises

Published: 
Wed, 11/13/2013 - 9:39pm
Category: 
Energy

Tens of thousands of new electric cars are zipping into traffic this year, and with them come a trunkful of strategies about how to recharge them.

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Tesla's 90 second battery swaps will power EVs faster than gas pumps fill tanks

Published: 
Sat, 06/22/2013 - 4:39pm
Category: 
Transportation

Tesla founder Elon Musk has mentioned battery swap service stations as an even faster alternative to charging for EV drivers, and tonight the company showed just how efficiently it can be done.

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California suspends operations at Vernon battery recycler

Published: 
Thu, 04/25/2013 - 11:02pm
Category: 
Chemicals

Toxics regulators say Exide Technologies has been releasing hazardous waste into the soil beneath its plant because of a degraded pipeline.

News

One Big Step for Tesla, One Giant Leap for E.V.’s

Published: 
Fri, 09/28/2012 (All day)
Category: 
Transportation

Berkeley, Calif.

AUTOMAKERS have a favored buzzword for promoting important new models: game-changer.

Excuse me, but the game is not so easily changed.