November, 2018

The Singing (Electric) School Bus

November 27th, 2018 |

The New York Times recently reported that White Plains, NY has started a pilot program in which they’ve purchased 5 electric school buses.  Partnering with the State of NY and their local electric utility to help defray the cost of purchase (almost triple the cost of diesel buses), they’re running these emissions-free school buses with music playing loud enough to…

ChargePoint teams with ENERGY STAR on Efficient EV Charging Solutions

November 19th, 2018 |

…In 2016, ENERGY STAR helped consumers save $30 billion in energy costs and nearly 400 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity. Those are massive numbers that just keep adding up over time. Since the program’s inception, ENERGY STAR has avoided 3.5 trillion kWh of electricity production, resulting in $450 billion in savings for U.S. consumers and businesses….Click to read the…

Electric Motorcycles

November 12th, 2018 |

With all the talk about Electric Vehicles (EV’s) and the installation of EV Charging Stations, there is also a trend toward totally electric motorcycles.  Jaguar recently introduced it’s Arc Vector motorcycle–totally electric with a great-looking design and great performance too.  Read the full article!

UBER’S Clean Air Plan to help London Go Electric–Could the US be next?

November 5th, 2018 |

This information is provided directly from Uber UK–they are taking the bold step of adding a few cents (actually pence) per mile for trips around London which will be dedicated to helping drivers upgrade to electric vehicles.  They are also giving incentives to people who own the most “polluting cars” to turn them into scrap in exchange for Uber rides…click…