All posts tagged electric vehicles

2013 AltCar Expo and Conference

2013 AltCar Expo and Conference

When AltCar started in 2005 alternative fuel vehicles seemed like a fading dream. This was a time when bigger was better. Big SUVs were making big money for automakers and you could get a $6,000 IRS tax rebate for purchasing one. The Honda natural gas Civic was the only natural gas fuel vehicle offered by any automaker. There were very few natural gas conversions available, the only hybrids were the Prius, Insight and Escape and the major automakers had reduced or entirely dismantled their alternative fuel and electric vehicle programs.

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CEO Enid Joffe will be at PLUG-IN 2013

CEO Enid Joffe will be at PLUG-IN 2013

Don’t miss the PLUG-IN 2013 Conference! September 30, 2013 thru October 3 2013 Clean Fuel Connection Inc.s CEO, Enid Joffe will chairing a panel. Clean Fuel Connection Inc is excited to be a part of this amazing annual event to promote electric vehicles and ev infrastructure.

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Gov. Jerry Brown, corporate leaders tout electric vehicles

Gov. Jerry Brown, corporate leaders tout electric vehicles

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – SEPTEMBER 16: California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks during the Drive The Dream event at the Exploratorium on September 16, 2013 in San Francisco, California. California Gov. Jerry Brown met with California corporate leaders at Drive The Dream to discuss progress in the adoption of electric vehicles and workplace charging stations at businesses in the state. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) ( Justin Sullivan )

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Obituary: Craig Childers, 57

Obituary: Craig Childers, 57

Craig Matthew Childers, an engineer with the California Air Resources Board who championed electric vehicle technology, died Aug. 22 of a sudden cardiac event, his family said. He was 57.

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