Graphic with green emission zone sign

Projections have suggested that the advent of electric vehicles will have a dramatic impact on oil demand and now its starting to show. With China adding the equivalent of London’s bus fleet every 5 weeks, that’s 279,000 barrels of oil a day removed from demand. The latest report from Bloomberg Read more…

Smart lampost used to charge electric vehicles

Written by a BBC reporter: In the street where I live no one yet owns an electric car – because there are no driveways on which to charge them. Indeed nearly a third of car-owners in the UK have no off-street parking, as they live in a flat or a Read more…

BMW i3 on display at an auto show

BMW is close to rolling out wireless charging on one of its cars — and this time, it doesn’t involve phones. That feature is already there, but being able to wirelessly charge your car is new. It really is a big charging pad for a 530e iPerformance plug-in hybrid. The Read more…

Traffic in California

Zero-emission vehicles could become “as ubiquitous as smartphones” in California by 2040, according to the author of a report out today that analyzes the state’s progress toward Gov. Jerry Brown’s goals to transform the state’s automobile stock. In 2012, Brown called for 1.5 million zero-emission vehicles on California roads by 2025. On Thursday, Read more…