Category: EV News

President Obama’s 21st Century Clean Transportation System

Smart, strategic integrated investments to help reduce carbon pollution, strengthen economy As President Obama has repeatedly said, “no challenge poses a greater threat to future generations than climate change.” At the same time, the President has made clear that taking steps to reduce carbon pollution presents an enormous opportunity to strengthen the economy, drive innovation, Read More …

Summon Your Tesla from Your Phone

By Tesla Motors Team Last Fall, Tesla Version 7.0 software introduced a range of new Autopilot active safety and convenience features to give you more confidence behind the wheel, increase your safety on the road, and make highway driving more enjoyable. The release of Tesla Version 7.1 software continues our improvements to self-driving technology. This Read More …

GM and Lyft to Shape the Future of Mobility

SAN FRANCISCO – General Motors and Lyft today announced a long-term strategic alliance to create an integrated network of on-demand autonomous vehicles in the U.S. GM will invest $500 million in Lyft to help the company continue the rapid growth of its successful ridesharing service. In addition, GM will hold a seat on the company’s Read More …

More than a Million Kiwis Cycling into Summer

More than one million(1) New Zealanders regularly get on their bikes, and that number is growing. The NZ Transport Agency has a target of 10 million more cycling trips annually by 2019, and national cycling manager Dougal List says he’s heartened by reaching the million milestone. “It’s fantastic that more than a quarter of our Read More …

Google Powering the Internet with Renewable Energy

Today we’re announcing the largest, and most diverse, purchase of renewable energy ever made by a non-utility company. Google has already committed to purchase more renewable energy than any other company. Now, through a series of new wind and solar projects around the world, we’re one step closer to our commitment to triple our purchases Read More …

SolarCity Opens Regional Workforce Training Center in West Las Vegas

Democratic Leader Senator Aaron Ford, Senator Ruben Kihuen, and other Nevada leaders participate in celebrating local job creator’s commitment to make Nevada the regional hub for training the 21st century energy workforce LAS VEGAS – SolarCity® (NASDAQ: SCTY), America’s #1 solar power provider, is expanding its Nevada presence with a new, 13,000-square foot regional training center Read More …