Incentive squeeze zaps Netherlands' electrified salesMon, 20, Feb 2017
Ford, Mich. officials mum on incentives for Flat Rock plant investmentTue, 10, Jan 2017
Ford and Michigan officials are being tight-lipped about state economic incentives the automaker will receive for the $700 million investment in its Flat Rock Assembly Plant for future production of electrified vehicles.
BEST PRACTICES: A well-lighted lot, powered by the sunMon, 19, Dec 2016
Butler Nissan combines LED lights and a solar-array on the store's roof -- and tax incentives for the latter -- to cut costs. Dealer Marsh Butler sees the combo as insulation against future energy-cost increases.
LG Chem expects GM to sell over 30,000 Bolts next yearTue, 18, Oct 2016
Tesla faces tax credit puzzleMon, 11, Apr 2016
Tesla, facing a likely shortage of U.S. tax credits for the Model 3, its first mass-market EV, may consider a clever production strategy to squeeze more money out of the program for buyers. But that would add to the logistical challenges for a company that has struggled in the past to deliver products on time.
GM to invest $356.4 million in 3 Mich. plantsTue, 15, Dec 2015
General Motors plans to spend $1 billion at Michigan plants over the next 15 years.Details on roughly a third of the $1 billion investment, announced today by GM, will go toward plants in Flint, Saginaw and Grand Rapids
FCA agrees to invest $1 billion more in Mich. to receive maximum tax creditsTue, 24, Nov 2015
Nissan braces for falling Leaf salesMon, 08, Jun 2015
Lights out on EV incentives in some statesSat, 06, Jun 2015
Tight budgets -- worsened by crumbling infrastructure -- are prompting some states to pull the plug on programs and financial incentives designed to boost EV sales. Other programs aimed at jump-starting demand have limited funds, with no plans to offer more when the initial money runs dry.