Plug-in Electric Vehicle

November 14, 2011

 The near-term outlook for hybrid EV sales is dreary indeed and the high price tag is only part of the story.

November 2, 2011

With consumer interest in electric vehicles rising and environmental policy generating active government support for EVs, now is the time for utilities to take a leadership role in the adoption of EVs, says Arun Mani, energy and electric vehicles expert at PA Consulting Group. 

October 13, 2011

More than 50 percent of people surveyed in the service territories of the Tennessee Valley Authority and Southern Company would prefer to charge an electric vehicle at home, according to surveys conducted by the Electric Power Research Institute.

October 4, 2011

Electrical contractors get revved up about potential revenue from installing electric vehicle infrastructure.

October 3, 2011

Dominion Virginia Power customers who drive electric vehicles can now take advantage of special rates to charge their vehicles overnight, thanks to the company's pilot program that begins today.

September 26, 2011

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) is

partnering with the University of Delaware to take electric vehicles (EVs) to the next level with eV

2gSM, a

company commercializing new technology that will enable EV owners to sell electric storage services

from the batteries of parked EVs to help stabilize the electricity grid.

September 22, 2011

Utilities will need to ensure their distribution systems are ready for electric vehicles (EVs) because an overwhelming number of drivers envision they will charge their EVs at home, new Chartwell research shows.

July 5, 2011

Sadly, we may need to add back some noise for safety reasons.

June 17, 2011

According to a new report from Pike Research, the total number of NEVs on the world’s roadways will grow from 479,000 in 2011 to 695,000 by 2017, a 45% increase.