electric vehicles

Volvo Will Eventually Ditch Diesel In Favor of EVs

While diesel gets good gas mileage, it emits NOx, a local pollutant.

Solar-Powered EV Charging Arrives in the San Joaquin Valley

Local officials touted the launch of an extensive solar-powered electric vehicle charging infrastructure across the San Joaquin Valley. But is this money well…

3p Weekend: 8 Signs the Hydrogen Economy Is For Real

Thanks to new technologies and renewed interest from the public and private sectors, the hydrogen economy is in the headlines once again. And…

Is Your Business Ready for the Hydrogen Fuel Cell EV of the Future?

A sleek, compact renewable hydrogen fuel station makes a strong statement about sustainability and zero emission electric vehicles.

EV Made From Recycled Materials Races Tesla

Eric Lundgren, who advises companies on recycling, built his own $12,900 electric vehicle from salvaged materials - and it took on a Tesla…

Future Shock In The Autonomous Electric Vehicle Economy

The autonomous electric vehicle economy is poised to deliver lower costs that will reshape our lives. The "mobility as a service" sector is…

Bay Area Suburb Mandates Solar Panels on New Homes

The move – a progressive one from a forward thinking city – has the potential to acerbate the existing housing crisis in the…

How The Electric Vehicle Economy Will Win On Price

Electric vehicles anchor a critical mass of technologies poised to slash transportation costs through a new business model often called mobility as a…

Report: Autonomous EVs Will Transform U.S. Cities by 2030

The concept of car ownership will change dramatically over the next 13 years, say California think tank RethinkX. By 2030, only 20 percent…

UPS Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck Throws Cold Water On Tesla

Elon Musk teased the idea of a Tesla electric truck last month, but hydrogen fuel cell technology could give his much-publicized brand a…

Tesla’s Mounting Challenges Include SEC Inquiry and EV Rivals

Tesla is facing more challenges -- including a disappointing quarterly financials report, another SEC investigation, and new startup competitors in the electric car…

Tesloop Promises Easy City-to-City Travel in a Tesla

Tesloop is offering rides across Southern California in a Tesla Model S, and the non-affiliated startup has big plans to add more routes…

World’s First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck Goes Up Against Tesla EV

Toyota is launching its new "top secret" heavy-duty hydrogen fuel cell truck in Los Angeles this summer, just in time to compete with…

Kelley Blue Book Ranks Best Eco-Friendly Cars

While Christmas, Valentine’s Day and Mother’s Day top the list as the biggest holidays for spending, maybe Kelley Blue Book’s timely ranking of…

We Test the Chevy Bolt’s Mountain Driving

Mountain driving is the ultimate electric car challenge. 3p correspondent Bill Roth decided to put the Bolt to the test on California's Santa…