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General Electric power plug

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] The world is adopting a greener stance for a fair number of years already, and General Electric isn’t letting up on their efforts either with this neat looking smart power plug. It is meant to help reduce various maladies associated with...

A ride in the GM EN-V electric vehicle

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] GM was demonstrating its EN-V electric vehicle (Electric-Networked electric vehicle). Although it won’t be fielded for many years or possibly a decade, this vehicle is part of a research project about the future of transportation in urban...

World’s First Nissan Leaf Delivered

12/13/2010, It’s taken some time to arrive and now it’s finally here. We’re talking about the arrival of the Nissan Leaf electric vehicle. The first unit was purchased by Olivier Chalouhi from the San Francisco Bay Area and the vehicle will be...

Romet Motors unveil 4E prototype

10/27/2010, Romet Motors of Poland has started to market their neighborhood electric vehicle known as the 4E, although it is still in the prototype form factor due to its stature and capacity. Coming with a couple of seats and an almost non-existent boot space, you...

Concept: Jaguar C-X75 Electric Supercar

09/30/2010, While electric cars are definitely eco-friendly, they aren’t often drool-worthy, since the focus is on being green and eco-friendly. The concept C-X75 from Jaguar is aiming to change that impression, though, as it’s an electric supercar that...

Mercedes-Benz Technology pickup concept

09/28/2010, There is something about conceptual designs that let the imagination go wild, but this one from Mercedes-Benz is pretty down to earth with their latest pickup concept that will come with DualX E-Drive drive solution, turning it into a plug-in and...

Kawkaba 3000 electric car concept

09/27/2010, Concepts of electric cars are dime a dozen, and we have the Kawkaba 3000 electric car this time round to keep the industry on their toes. Designed by Hussein, this will turn heads if it ever makes it to the road simply because it has a cute form factor,...

Toyota to deliver half dozen hybrid vehicles by 2012

09/13/2010, Toyota hasn’t had the best of times recently after years of stellar growth. Well, the Japanese automaker’s executive vice president Takeshi Uchiyamada recently announced that they will be introducing another six new hybrid vehicles before 2012...

E-Quickie is not a passionate electronic relationship

09/13/2010, Get your mind out of the gutter – the E-Quickie is not some sort of method to hold a quick electronic relationship, but instead is a vehicle that was constructed by students at the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences. To make it all the more...

ULV electric car goes on sale in Japan

09/09/2010, The ULV (“Ultra Lightweight Vehicle”) one-person electric car has just gone gold in Japan – by that, we mean it is ready to rock the personal transportation market in that part of the world, thanks to Waseda Environmental...

Portable charging stations for electric vehicles

09/06/2010, Electric vehicles are great in doing their part by reducing your carbon footprint, but you can be sure that filling up its ‘tank’ when empty isn’t as simple as going to the nearest gas station. That could very well change in the near...

AMP Equinox lasts the distance with 150 mile range

08/20/2010, The Equinox from AMP aims to break new ground in the electric vehicle market, where it is made possible by turning a stock Chevrolet Equinox into an all-electric people mover. Its gas engine has been taken out, while its fuel tank was replaced with...