Category: EV enthusiast

Three Dog Day, By Elon Musk

First, I should address something that might be on your mind, like: “Where the heck is the Model X and the Model 3!? You should really get on that.” Don’t worry, those remain our focus and good progress is being made on both. X is on track for first deliveries in two months and Model Read More …

NASA Talk Looks at the Future of Electric Propulsion in Aviation

HAMPTON, Va. — Now that a solar-powered aircraft has flown across the Pacific Ocean from Japan to Hawaii, are electric planes the future of clean-energy transportation? On Tuesday, July 14, at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, aeronautical engineer Mark Moore will present “The Coming Era of Distributed Electric Propulsion for Aviation and What Read More …

How EVs Are Moving Mainstream, by Carlos Ghosn

In his latest LinkedIn Influencer post, Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn points to encouraging figures for electric vehicles, including the sale of the Alliance’s 250,000th EV in early June. Find out why Ghosn believes the EV is establishing itself as the most practical transportation alternative to climate change. Ghosn: There’s been more good news lately Read More …

Solar Team Eindhoven Reveals 'Energy-Positive' Family Car

Solar Team Eindhoven defends world title in Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2015 with Stella Lux The Solar Team Eindhoven (STE) student team from Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e) today (7-2-15) presents its new solar-powered car. Stella Lux is an intelligent, solar-powered family car that generates more power than it uses. The car has a range Read More …

Prost Delighted as E.dams-Renault Wins Formula E Team Title

E.dams-Renault has secured the inaugural Formula E teams’ championship following Sebastien Buemi’s victory in the opening Visa London ePrix. The French squad now has a 64-point lead over Audi Sport ABT and cannot be overhauled in the second London race on Sunday 28 June. Speaking after the teams’ title was secured, e.dams-Renault co-founder Alain Prost Read More …

Renault-Nissan Alliance Sells Its 250,000th Electric Vehicle

PARIS/YOKOHAMA – The Renault-Nissan Alliance, the world’s leader in zero-emission mobility, has sold its 250,000th electric vehicle: a white Renault ZOE sold to a French engineer. The Alliance reached the historic milestone in early June, 4 ½  years after the launch of the Nissan LEAF, the world’s first mass-market zero-emission vehicle.* The Alliance today accounts Read More …