Two New Records Headline the Success of National Drive Electric Week

Above: Empire Clean Cities supports the City of White Plains and its opening 10 new public charging stations By:   Christian Okolski Last week marked the first National Drive Electric Week, an expanded celebration of electric vehicles that has replaced National Plugin Day.  As reported by this blog, National Drive Electric Week was organized in the [...]

This Week Is National Drive Electric Week!

By:   Christian Okolski For the past three years, National Plugin Day has been a day dedicated to the electric vehicle, where those who manufacture, drive, and charge them showcase their equipment across the United States.  This year, however, the entire week of September 15-21 has been dubbed National Electric Drive Week 2014.  All across the [...]

Tesla Gigafactory Update: Site Selected in Nevada

By:   Christian Okolski  A little more than a week ago, Tesla Motors announced that it had selected Nevada to be the home of its state-of-the-art battery gigafactory.  Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk, and the Governor of Nevada, Brian Sandoval, also attended a press event in the Silver State to make the announcement and reiterate the benefits [...]

Kia Nears Release of Its First Electric Vehicle, the Soul EV

By:   Christian Okolski   Last October, it was reported that an all-electric version of the Kia Soul, the Soul EV, would enter Kia’s product line with an expected release date of Fall 2014.  As fall quickly approaches, CleanTechnica has posted an interesting article on the Soul EV, detailing when it will go on sale, where it [...]