Exclusive: Obama pulls plug on $32,000 meeting with electric car advocate
June 3, 2013, 5:21 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
Paul Scott sells Nissan Leafs for a living. He put up his retirement savings for a few minutes with the president to talk about electric cars and climate change. But now the Democratic National Committee has returned his check, citing the media attention.
'High Voltage': A look inside the electric vehicle industry
December 6, 2011, 7:39 a.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
In his new book, MNN car expert Jim Motavalli shares his insights about electric vehicles.
Electric car hype hiding a quiet revolution
September 12, 2011, 2:10 a.m. by Erik Kirschbaum
Carmakers have been quietly delivering significant cuts in CO2 emissions with technology advances, weight reduction and aerodynamic improvements.