Month: April 2020

Tesla has released a big Autopilot / Full Self-Driving update and this is a big one. I’ll tell you all about it along with other Tesla and electric car news for the week! Support this channel on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/eforelectric! OUR SPONSOR: ❤️ Shop aftermarket accessories for Tesla selection at http://www.Evannex.com – use “EFORELECTRIC” for
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Finnish energy conglomerate Fortum has agreed to sell the majority of its public charging network operator Fortum Recharge to Infracapital, a subsidiary of investment manager M&G. Fortum Recharge owns approximately 1,300 public chargers, mostly DC fast chargers, and operates an additional 1,400 charging points in Norway, Finland and Sweden. After the transaction Fortum’s ownership in
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I grew up in a Pontiac household. For my father, if it wasn’t Pontiac, it was crap. Our family’s daily driver was a Matador Red (think blood red) 1969 GTO Ram Air IV with a white interior and Centerline wheels. My dad drag raced a gold 1963 Tempest LeMans followed by a 1981 Firebird that
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A visit to one of 51 FastNed solar-roofed rapid charge stations in the Netherlands. They have always charged a fee to use this system. This episode was recorded just after the EU referendum and just before the UK Ecotricity ‘charge to charge’ announcement. https://fastned.nl/en/ Music by Kinlaw www.soundcloud.com/kinlaw
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The Tesla Model X 100D Performance isn’t exactly a track car. Even with the so-called “Raven” update that arrived in 2019 and saw it and its Model S stablemate receive more powerful, more efficient motors, adaptive suspension, and silicon carbide (SiC) power electronics, among other things.  Sure, it’s quicker than the non-Performance version around a closed circuit,
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FreeWire Technologies, a provider of “power solutions for the grid edge,” has closed a $25-million Series B and venture debt financing round, which was led by existing investor BP Ventures, together with new investors ABB Technology Ventures and Energy Innovation Capital. The financing will support the commercialization of FreeWire’s fast charging technologies. The company’s solutions
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I review the 2020 all electric MINI Cooper SE with the interior and exterior highlights and shortcomings and the specs like range, price, charging rate, etc. Is this the car for you? Watch and find out! Support this channel on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/eforelectric! OUR SPONSOR: ❤️ Shop aftermarket accessories for Tesla selection at http://www.Evannex.com –
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The LA-based public-private Transportation Electrification Partnership is proposing a nationwide $150 billion plan to support zero-emissions vehicles. The proposal was sent last week to House and Senate leadership, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer. The plan was drafted by the LA-based public-private
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I have frequently written about the benefits of electric motorcycles and how they can play a large role in saving our cities from pollution and congestion. But as beneficial as they are, there are two major factors holding back large scale electric motorcycle adoption: high sticker prices and a general fear/skittishness of motorcycles. That’s why
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