In his 2012 budget, President Obama seeks to continue his clean energy and innovation push, paying for it partly by ending fossil-fuel industry tax breaks.
Proterra, an electric vehicle start up focused upon building fast charging electric buses for mass transit, is looking to build up its company. We learn about them.
Venture capital investment in cleantech gew by 8 percent in 2010 to $3.98 billion, with the solar sector growing by 77 percent alone.
350Green is angling to become a leader in electric vehicle charging stations by focusing on everything but home units.
The city, local universities and utilities and GE join together on programs to boost electric vehicle infrastructure in San Diego.
Legislation introduced by a Michigan senator would transform the $7,500 tax credit for electric vehicles into a tax rebate available at the point of sale.
The Obama administration, citing reported numbers of sales of green cars, believes that the President’s stated goal of 1 million EVs around 2015 is still possible.
Some industry experts see just two problems with Obama’s goal of 1 million electric vehicles on the road by 2015: supply and demand.
General Motors will be using Envia Systems’ advanced cathode battery technology–which promises to deliver more power at less cost–in its new electric vehicles.
Smart USA has begun a carefully scripted rollout of its Fortwo electric vehicle, planning to lease initially to 250 people so it can slowly build buzz.