Growing a zero-emissions transportation network in Cincinnati

September 21, 2021 by  
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Servall Electric, a local residential, commercial and industrial contractor that is an early adopter of electric trucks from Workhorse, is helping the city install electric vehicle charging stations.

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Tesla co-founder Ian Wright is transforming garbage trucks into electric green machines

June 3, 2015 by  
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Ian Wright is one of the co-founders of Tesla who doesn’t often make headlines, especially since he left the electric car company in 2005 when it was still a startup. His latest venture, Wrightspeed, is doing something not entirely dissimilar to Tesla, and commercial trucks are his focus. Wrightspeed doesn’t make the whole truck, though, just a clean, electric powertrain specially designed to meet the needs of industrial trucks, such as garbage trucks and large delivery vehicles. Read the rest of Tesla co-founder Ian Wright is transforming garbage trucks into electric green machines Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alameda , electric delivery trucks , electric FedEx trucks , electric garbage trucks , electric powertrain , electric trucks , ian wright , tesla , Wrightspeed

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Alvarez Electric Motors Unveils A Line of Inexpensive EVs in California

August 2, 2012 by  
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California-based Alvarez Electric Motors has just announced plans to release a line of new electric vehicles that could make owning a “green” vehicle more affordable than ever. Ramon Alvarez, who owns Lincoln and Jaguar dealerships in Riverside, CA has unveiled his vision for a nationwide network of Alvarez Electric Motors Company outlets, known as EcoCentres . The EcoCentre franchises will sell the company’s affordable Eco-E Commuter Car, EcoVan and EcoTruck, in addition to pre-owned alternative-fuel vehicles. Read the rest of Alvarez Electric Motors Unveils A Line of Inexpensive EVs in California Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Alvarez Electric Motors , electric cars , electric trucks , electric vehicle , green car , green transportation , neighborhood electric vehicle , Ramon Alvarez

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First Takes: UPS Adds 100 Electric Trucks, Defining ‘Natural,’ and More…

August 25, 2011 by  
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UPS’ new electric vehicles, a lawsuit over the word "natural," and country and company responses to China’s rare earth metal restrictions are among the stories we’re looking at this morning.

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Ceramatec’s new battery could power your house for pennies per KWh

April 12, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Inexpensive battery developed for use with on-site power generators. One of the major reasons we don’t see people opting for off-grid systems such as solar and wind generators is the high cost of batteries that are required to store all that power for low wind or sun periods. Scientists at Ceramatec have developed a new kind of deep-storage battery that when coupled with solar and wind generators can power your entire home at the rate of pennies per KWh.

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Santa Monica Buys Electric Trucks After Suing Owner (Video)

January 14, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Gas2Electric Conversions From London’s massive commitment to electric vehicles to British Colombia’s partnership with Nissan Leaf , city and regional governments are getting behind electrified transportation in a big way. Now the City of Santa Monica is getting on board too—announcing that it has taken delivery of its first …

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