On September 2, 2021, the second anniversary of launching its electric vehicle (EV) rebate program — the EV Accelerator Program — Efficiency Maine announced it will extend the program for another year.
Efficiency Maine estimates it has sufficient funds to help defray the cost of approximately 2,500 more EV purchases in the next […]
Where? Washington Electric Co-op, WEC Area
WEC’s Project Powershift initiative to include electric vehicle chargers enabled to charge your car when energy costs are lowest and powered by the cleanest sources. Members with electric cars can receive a new level 2 EV charger for their home.
What is Project PowerShift? When peak electricity demand is […]
Larry Plesent and his Chevy Bolt. (Courtesy photo)
It’s been 18 months since I drove my all electric 2020 Chevy Bolt off the lot two icy January’s ago. Here at last, a “seasoned” electric car driver punctures the myths and reveals the downsides of affordable electric commuting cars.
Join us Wednesday July 21 at the Hanover Farmers Market from 4-7 p.m. and meet ReVision Energy and Solaflect Energy associates in person. Sustainable Hanover will host a variety of electric cars and bikes – talk to their owners and learn how enjoyable going electric can be! If you’re lucky, you’ll be treated to a […]
Ford Motor Company
How to GET Yours ASAP
N. R. Mallery, publisher of Green Energy Times
It looks like Ford is stealing a bit of Tesla’s thunder with an exciting new electric pickup truck. It is releasing the F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck at a price that is very competitive, […]
Vermont Regional Planning Commissions Host a Learning Opportunity with Green Mountain Power May 4, 2021 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Learn how GMP can help you and your community save while tackling the two biggest sources of carbon pollution in Vermont – driving and heating. Members of GMP’s innovation team are joining us for a […]
Source: Department of Energy at Energy.gov
One topic I did not spend enough time talking about at the New Hampshire Innovation Conference (see page 7 for more information) is how electric vehicles (EVs) can help New Hampshire’s economy. This economic view of clean technology is critical to reaching a broader audience […]
“The Dirty Truth about Combustion Engine Vehicles”
Created by Mark Linthicum, 14 minutes, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mk-LnUYEXuM
Review by Victoria Ines
The animation “The Dirty Truth about Combustion Engine Vehicles” discusses the misconception that the process to power an EV pollutes the same amount as a petrol car. Image: YouTube.
It is common knowledge that Tesla […]
We often hear people complaining that electric vehicles are dirty in their own way. Is this true? Or is it a deception spread by those who fear the decline and fall of the oil industry? This video explains things for those who want to know.
We have seen a few statistics in the video […]
For a little fun, watch this Superbowl ad Will Ferrell did for GM. (Click on the image to watch it – about 90 seconds):
Will Ferrell. Screen capture from YouTube.
Then this, from a Norwegian university (Again, click on the image – 2 minutes.):
YouTube screen capture.
Question: Are we missing […]