Thu, Aug 20, 2009 at 9:54 AM
A new intelligent vehicle-to-grid communications system will allow EV drivers to dial in charging times and send wireless messages to their cars from their cell phones.
Mon, Aug 17, 2009 at 1:26 PM
All the new electric cars and plug-in hybrids are exciting, but they're just appetizers for the truly exciting, ultra-efficient EVs that are right around the corner.
Mon, May 16, 2011 at 12:45 PM
The Chevy Volt claims 230 mpg, so the Nissan Leaf tops it with 367. So why is the Mini E battery car just 102 mpg?
Tue, Aug 11, 2009 at 6:34 PM
In a special promotion lasting until Sept. 8, you can go online and bargain for great deals on Chevys, Buicks, GMC trucks and Pontiacs. The challenge will be getting people to buy without a showroom visit.
Fri, Aug 07, 2009 at 3:25 PM
There's trouble in paradise on Long Island's exclusive south shore: Besides awful summer tourist traffic, there are private companies that immobilize your car -- then demand $150 or more to set it free.
Wed, Jun 01, 2011 at 10:34 AM
Department of Energy funding awards 48 high-tech battery companies -- and jump-starts the next-generation EV revolution.
Wed, Jun 02, 2010 at 5:11 PM
Nissan isn't waiting for others to build charging stations. Its new Leaf can plug into the company's global EV network.
Fri, Jul 31, 2009 at 6:34 PM
Why didn't Congress and the Obama administration see this coming? With just $1 billion, the program was never going to last until November.
Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 6:06 PM
Film distribution turns documentary auteurs into indentured slaves, so why not create online theaters on a zillion computer screens?
Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 12:09 PM
Could fuel-cell cars be on the market by 2015? Congress is restoring research dollars, and -- despite vocal critics -- automakers are still bullish.