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Electric Car and Electricity and its Running Cost

It is very true that these cars do not use oil for transportation purpose but equally true is they use “electricity” for it. The car on its own doesn’t produce emissions but what about the power plant which generates the electricity required running it? Continue reading

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England Plans to Build Electric Car Charging Lanes

Highways England has announced plans to pilot-test wireless power-transfer tech that will build under the country’s major motorways to recharge EV cars on-the-go. Continue reading

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Electric Cars Vs. Gas-Powered Cars: Which One Leads to More Pollution?

Automakers and environmentalists often tout electric vehicles as cleaner than gas-powered vehicles although the reality is a little more complicated than that general idea. Continue reading

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Electric Cars Cool Cities

Many debate the environmental benefits of electric cars considering their electricity supply comes from power plants driven by fossil fuels. But scientists in United States and China have pointed out the hidden benefits of such vehicles that could prove beneficial … Continue reading

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Tata Megapixel Provides 100 kmpl Mileage

At the 82nd Geneva Motor Show, Tata Motors unveiled a new four-seater city-smart global range extended electric vehicle (REEV) concept for motorists interested in the best performing and environmentally-friendly vehicles.

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Electric Cars are “more environmentally intensive” than Conventional Vehicles

According to the Norwegian University of Science and Technology study, if coal is used to create the electricity, then greenhouse gas emissions can go up radically.

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Electric Vehicles Market Trends

Latest models of electric cars such as Ford’s Focus, Honda’s Fit and Nissan Smyrna are certainly outshining the previous models due to the latest technologies and improvements in the designs as well.  No wonder, electric vehicles still rule the market … Continue reading

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Record Sales of Electric Cars in the United States

Because of rise in gas prices, Americans are more leaning toward hybrid and electric cars. Another reason is their improved models offering the greatest share of the U.S. auto market.

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TAQA Sells Tesla Motors Stake

Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) sold its stake in US electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. after the company’s shares surged to a 20 percent high over last year. The 75 percent government owned company made a profit of … Continue reading

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Heat Pump to Make Electric Cars More Affordable

President Obama is aggressively promoting his plan of having 1 million electric cars on the road by 2015, by convincing the Congress to increase the tax credit to $10,000 next year. While Republicans scorn at the idea of increasing the … Continue reading

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