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President Obama has had to punt on his electric vehicle goal – the United States did not put one million...
June 5, 2015
Electric vehicles are being built because governments are mandating that automobile manufacturers build and sell electric vehicles. However, that does...
January 26, 2015
Automakers found that American consumers prefer to purchase trucks and crossover SUVs rather than passenger cars, even though gas prices...
September 12, 2014
Tesla Motors, an electric car maker backed by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), posted a $49.8 million loss in...
May 16, 2014
“You’re doing more than just building new vehicles. You are helping to fight our way through a vicious recession and...
April 16, 2014
In his 2011 State of the Union Address, President Obama called for 1 million electric plug-in vehicles on the road...
January 22, 2014
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