Helping accelerate the development of electric drive vehicles.


Ford’s Fuel-Saving Innovations Spur More Jobs, New Facilities, Electrified Vehicles, More Customer Choice

Ford in the past five years has doubled the size of the team working on fuel-saving technologies like EcoBoost turbocharged gasoline engines, hybrids, plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles globally, and is now converting one of its largest research and development labs as it continues
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Sevcon Hits Automotive Milestone with Selection by Renault

Initial Volume Shipments of Sevcon’s Gen4 Motor Controllers for Twizy City Car Delivered in March Sevcon, Inc. announced March 26 its selection by Renault to supply Gen4 controls for Renault’s newly introduced Twizy two-seater, electric city car. Currently on sale and ship
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NRG Energy to Build Unprecedented Electric Vehicle Fast-Charging Infrastructure in California

The California Public Utilities Commission and NRG Energy have entered into an agreement where NRG will build a comprehensive electric vehicle (EV) charging network in California, investing approximately $100 million over the next four years. This fee-based charging network will consi
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Zipcar Charges Up Car Sharing in Chicago with Electric Vehicle Pilot Program

Members Can Now Zip Around Town on Electricity Instead of Gallons Zipcar, Inc., the world’s leading car sharing network, announced March 22 the launch of the company’s first large-scale electric vehicle (EV) pilot program in Chicago. Beginning today, five Chevrolet Volts a
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Frito-Lay and Electric Vehicles International Launch Electric Vehicle Pilot

Electric Vehicles International (EVI), a leader in alternative fuel vehicle development, manufacturing and deployment, announced March 20 the launch of an electric vehicle pilot with Frito-Lay North America, which has the seventh largest privately owned commercial fleet. EVI’s s
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