Hydrogen semi maker Nikola to build assembly plantMarch 12, 2018
Nikola Motor Co. intends to build a 1-million-square-foot assembly plant in Buckeye, Ariz. to manufacture zero-emission hydrogen-electric semitrucks by the end of 2019.
Making sense of sticker data in the EV eraMarch 5, 2018
The EPA says it's not changing anything, but at some automakers, there are rumblings that another revision is needed to highlight differences between vehicles powered by fossil fuels and those that use alternative energy sources.
Battery-swapping for urban dwellersFeb. 19, 2018
I agree with Keith Crain that the electric vehicle industry “will need something that is not yet developed or commercialized.”
The scramble for lithiumFeb. 12, 2018
Tesla's talks to invest in a lithium supplier indicate automakers have a long road ahead to secure a steady supply of the metal to support the mass production of electric vehicles.
Panasonic exec: More EV battery plants are comingFeb. 12, 2018
Panasonic Corp. is ready to add battery capacity as automakers announce new EVs.
New global player CATL sets EV battery sights on Europe, U.S.Feb. 5, 2018
The next global powerhouse in the auto industry comes from a small city in southeast China, where an unheralded EV battery maker is planning a substantial factory with capacity to surpass Tesla.
Reebok wants to fill up former gas stations with fitness buffsJan. 29, 2018
Reebok has a plan for unused gas stations in a future of electric vehicles: turn them into fitness centers.
Infrastructure is real hydrogen barrierJan. 29, 2018
I agree with Keith Crain’s comments regarding battery-electric vehicles (“Don’t invest in steam engines,” Jan. 15).
Distance before recharge worrisomeJan. 29, 2018
I am apprehensive about the fact that electric cars may soon be mandated by politicians or their regulatory counterparts.
What bet? EV demand is clearJan. 29, 2018
Huge auto companies aren’t just betting on customer demand for electric vehicles, they are watching it happen.
GM is the real leader in EVsJan. 29, 2018
When will it ever end? Tesla this, Tesla that ... Tesla, Tesla, Tesla! In fact, it is General Motors that is the leader in electric vehicles.
EVs fall short of government goalsJan. 29, 2018
I applaud Keith Crain's “Don't invest in steam engines” for pointing out the deficiencies of electric vehicles regarding the inability of the battery to store sufficient energy and long recharging times.