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EVs Continue to Shine in Norway, Account for Nearly Half of Automobile Sales

EVs Continue to Shine in Norway, Account for Nearly Half of Automobile Sales

Fully-electric vehicles sold extremely well in Norway in the first half of 2019, accounting for approximately half of new vehicle sales.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-07-05 07:00 PT

EVs Expected to Account For Half of New-Car Sales by 2040

EVs Expected to Account For Half of New-Car Sales by 2040

A new analysis by Bloomberg New Energy Finance claims that electric cars are on path to account for 57 percent of all passenger car sales worldwide by 2040.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-05-18 06:00 PT

Illinois Becomes Latest State to Charge EV Owners With Annual Fee

Illinois Becomes Latest State to Charge EV Owners With Annual Fee

llinois Sen. Martin Sandoval has announced a plan would see drivers looking to register their electric vehicle pay $1,000 annually. That’s a dramatic increase of 5,614 percent from the current rate of $17.50 per year.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-05-14 09:21 PT

Car Batteries Lagging Behind Fast Car Chargers

Car Batteries Lagging Behind Fast Car Chargers

Automakers may finally be packing more range into electric vehicles, but battery technology in cars is still well behind what modern fast chargers are capable of.

Vineeth Joel Patel2019-04-14 10:40 PT

Denmark Plans to Ban Fossil Fuel Car Sales by 2030

Denmark Plans to Ban Fossil Fuel Car Sales by 2030

Denmark has become the latest Nordic country to announce plans to ban the sale of gasoline- and diesel-powered vehicles in the country by 2030, as it looks to boost electrified-vehicle sales.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-10-02 14:15 PT

These Are the 5 Most Popular EVs in America

These Are the 5 Most Popular EVs in America

Don’t expect to be surprised, as Tesla’s electric cars stole the show for the first six months in the U.S.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-09-02 09:15 PT

2018 Kia Niro PHEV is the Ideal Mix of Electric, Hybrid

2018 Kia Niro PHEV is the Ideal Mix of Electric, Hybrid

Plug-in hybrids are relatively new on the market, but for the majority of consumers, they strike the perfect balance between efficiency and usability.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-25 09:00 PT

Electric Vehicle Boom Could Spell Demise for Japan’s Leading Industry

Electric Vehicle Boom Could Spell Demise for Japan’s Leading Industry

The move from gasoline-and diesel-powered cars will be good for the environment, but it could cripple Japan and many other countries’ automotive industries.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-20 08:30 PT

Supply Shortages Risk Bringing Record EV Sales to a Halt

Supply Shortages Risk Bringing Record EV Sales to a Halt

Electric vehicles may be coming off of record sales thanks to strong policies and falling battery costs, but supply issues, especially with cobalt, could bring those sales numbers to a screeching halt.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-12 16:15 PT

Challenging California’s Emissions Laws Could Drastically Affect State’s EV Industry

Challenging California’s Emissions Laws Could Drastically Affect State’s EV Industry

The Trump administration’s decision to fight California on its emissions regulations could kill the uprising of electric vehicles in the state and the U.S.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-11 12:00 PT

Electric Vehicles Expected to Cost More as Tax Credits Run Out

Electric Vehicles Expected to Cost More as Tax Credits Run Out

Think electric cars from Tesla and General Motors cost a lot of money now? Prices are expected to increase in the near future as the $7,500 tax credits are set to run out before the end of 2018.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-06 12:00 PT

Here Are Five Things States Can do to Make EVs More Popular

Here Are Five Things States Can do to Make EVs More Popular

Electric vehicles are more popular than ever, but Fortune believes states that do these five things will help electric cars become more popular.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-08-06 09:30 PT

Tiny Italian Supercar Automaker Pagani Plans to Unveil an EV in 2025

Tiny Italian Supercar Automaker Pagani Plans to Unveil an EV in 2025

An all-electric Pagani will make its debut in 2025, as the Italian marque believes that meeting emissions with naturally-aspirated engines could become difficult.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-03-09 08:30 PT

Chevrolet Bolt Becomes Best-Selling EV in California

Chevrolet Bolt Becomes Best-Selling EV in California

Tesla may be considered the king of electric vehicles in the U.S., but General Motors’ Chevrolet Bolt outsold Tesla’s EVs last year.

Vineeth Joel Patel2018-03-08 10:05 PT

An Onslaught of EVs Are Coming, But No One Wants to Buy Them

An Onslaught of EVs Are Coming, But No One Wants to Buy Them

Automakers and tech companies may be working on coming out with new electric vehicles with more range and high-tech features, but buyers still aren’t ready to trade their gasoline-powered cars in yet.

Vineeth Joel Patel2017-12-31 10:15 PT

Forget About Range Anxiety, EV Owners now Face ‘Charging Time Trauma’

Forget About Range Anxiety, EV Owners now Face ‘Charging Time Trauma’

According to a report by The New York Times, electric vehicle owners are no longer facing range anxiety, but are now looking for ways to avoid “charging time trauma.”

Vineeth Joel Patel2017-10-12 10:30 PT