CAR NEWS: No more gas-powered cars in France starting 2040

The transport sector accounts for almost a third of the polluting emissions in France, and the government wants to solve the problem at least partly with an ambitious new goal: ban cars with a gasoline or diesel engine starting in 2040. The announcement was made last week. Described as revolutionary, the measure matches those imposed by Norway and India aimed ...

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TECH: City streetlights as EV chargers

This is a chicken or the egg situation. If more affordable EV cars are offered, will consumers buy more? Or will a stronger recharging infrastructure convince more consumers to purchase an EV as their next car? Car manufacturers are working at multiplying the number of EVs so now it’s up to the grid to keep up. This is where ebee ...

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QUICK CAR REVIEW: 2017 Ford Focus EV

2017 Ford Focus EV

Invisible EV Most EV buyers, early adopters at the very least, want it to be known that they’ve purchased a car that will save the world. The Nissan LEAF, Chevrolet Bolt, Mitsubishi i-Miev and even the Kia Soul EV look different, or special. The Focus EV has the curb appeal of a rental car. Does this make it bad choice? ...

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