Monthly archive - February 2012

GE unit buys stake in Arizona solar project

GE unit buys stake in Arizona solar project

By Matt Daily

GE Energy Financial Services, part of General Electric, said on Wednesday it bought a stake in a large U.S. solar power project for $100 million, bringing its investments in the sector to $1.4 billion in the last year. Read more


President Obama says he’ll buy a Chevy Volt after his presidency ends

President Obama says he’ll buy a Chevy Volt after his presidency ends

By Anthony Faccenda

It seems the Chevy Volt has been primarily associated with political banter opposed to automotive news as of late. Whether it was Newt Gingrich’s absurd assertion that Volt was too wimpy to handle a gun rack or Republicans accusing the Obama administration of hiding the Volt’s fire risks, the Volt has become a political target. Read more


National Grid Further Expands ChargePoint Network Driving EV Adoption Throughout Massachusetts

National Grid Further Expands ChargePoint Network Driving EV Adoption Throughout Massachusetts

Utility Installs More Than 30 Coulomb Technologies Charging Stations for Electric Vehicles; Helps Prepare for New PEV Offerings throughout the State Read more


Electric Vehicles Shift into Top Gear

Electric Vehicles Shift into Top Gear

By: Wahid Nawabi

Tough times often create the ideal environment for bringing innovative ideas into the mainstream. Read more