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California's PEV Future Re-affirmed
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3/27/2017
CARB finds vehicle standards are achievable and cost effective

CARB votes to move forward with greenhouse gas reductions and ZEV programs through 2025; action sets the table for accelerating programs post­ 2025.
Engaging People at EVents
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3/26/2017
Approaching and engaging visitors who may have an interest can be a delicate process. Here are some tips to maximize your success.
PG&E rebate of $500 to all EV owners that are PG&E customers
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1/15/2017
details of this program available on the web site.
VW unveils electric microbus concept
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1/9/2017
Volkswagen revealed an extremely groovy new concept car during the Detroit Auto Show Sunday night. The VW ID Buzz is an all-electric rebirth of the classic microbus.
Ford Transit Connect Hybrid taxi prototype to appear in Detroit
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1/6/2017
The Ford Transit Connect small van has proven popular among U.S. taxi drivers.
In some cities, you're just as likely to find Transit Connect taxis plying the streets as traditional sedans—especially in taxi-rich New York City.
Nissan: ProPilot self-driving included, 200-mile range or more confirmed #EV
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1/6/2017
Next Nissan Leaf: ProPilot self-driving included, 200-mile range or more confirmed
Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn today confirmed that a second-generation Nissan Leaf electric car is coming "in the near future," though he didn't specify a…
ChargePoint Express Plus Debuts: Offers Industry High 400 kW DC Fast Charging
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1/6/2017
ChargePoint Express Plus Debuts: Offers Industry High 400 kW DC Fast Charging
ChargePoint introduces 400 kW DC fast charging with its new Express Plus station. Units start shipping this July
Faraday Future Debuts The FF 91: 378 Miles Range Via 130 kWh Battery
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1/6/2017
Faraday Future Debuts The FF 91: 378 Miles Range Via 130 kWh Battery
Live from Las Vegas Faraday Future has debuted its first all-electric vehicle, the FF91
Ford going all electric in 15 years
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1/6/2017
Ford says electric vehicles will overtake gas in 15 years, announces all-electric 300-mile SUV, hybrid F-150, Mustang, and more
Ford EV plans for the future
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1/3/2017
Ford will build seven of 13 new global electrified vehicles coming in the next five years, including F-150 Hybrid pick-up truck, Mustang Hybrid sports car and Transit Custom plug-in hybrid van.
PlugInAmerica news
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12/31/2016
Dealers and their sales staff are central to growing sales in the fledgling market for plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs). Nearly all new PEVs (excluding Tesla) are sold through independently owned dealerships. Yet an increasing number of reports show that many dealers struggle. These reports suggest dealers could be doing more, with the help of manufacturers and potentially others, to spur PEV adoption
Compromise Plan Approved for PG&E’s Record-Setting EV Charger Deployment
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12/24/2016
Compromise Plan Approved for PG&E’s Record-Setting EV Charger Deployment
Drive Electric news
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12/21/2016
Before you rush off for what I hope is a wonderful holiday break, I wanted to share a few news items for those of us eager to help the market for electric vehicles (EVs) succeed. I hope you'll share with your networks.
End of the Year Tax Break for Charging Stations and Safety Video
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12/20/2016
The charging station tax credit for home and business ends this month. And, if you do plan to add a charger, check out this Safety Video.
Charge Across Town
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12/7/2016
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Plug in America asking for donations
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12/6/2016
Giving Tuesday
New Chapters
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12/8/2016
New EAA Chapters have been formed or recently aligned with the EAA
EAA Chairman presents paper at EVS-23
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12/8/2016
EAA Chairman Ron Freund presented a paper at the 23rd International Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exposition in Anaheim, CA. This paper, entitled "Living with a BEV: A Survey of User Experiences", summarizes a survey of Toyota RAV4-EV drivers, focusing on the vehicle's capability, reliability and failures.
Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Special Interest Group
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12/8/2016
The EAA launches a special interest group (SIG) to develop and document the modifications needed to convert hybrid electric vehicles to increase their battery capacity and allow them to charge from an external source of electricity.
Plug In America
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12/8/2016
After saving EVs from the crusher, the DontCrush.com team next launches the Plug In America effort to work with industry, environmental & national security organizations, and concerned citizens to revive plug-in auto production and give Americans the freedom to choose cars, trucks, and SUVs that are powered by cleaner, cheaper, domestic sources of energy.
Green Festival — A Joint Project of Global Exchange &Co-op America.San Francisco EVA
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12/8/2016
http://www.sfeva.org/events/events-past.shtml had a booth to talk about EVs and PVs.
EAA Funds CalCars' PRIUS+ Plug-In Hybrid Project
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12/8/2016
The Electric Auto Association has voted to support the California Cars Initiative contributing funds and urging its members to join the effort to make "plug-in hybrid electric vehicles" (PHEVs) available to drivers worldwide.