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Posted Wed, 12/04/2013 - 4:22pm by tommoloughney
Be prepared if you live in a cold weather region and drive an EV. The cold weather brings challenges, most notably a reduction in the range you'll get, but by following some simple tips you should have no problem beating the effects of the winter. Continue reading...
Posted Sun, 10/13/2013 - 8:27pm by Chad
For many people, it doesn't matter. DC is faster, and that is all that they need to know. But for the curious, this is a simplified explanation of the difference between AC and DC charging. Continue reading...
Posted Mon, 10/07/2013 - 12:28pm by Tom
New battery study results: The first generation RAV4 EV shows the incredible durability of those early EVs. Updated Roadster data shows a 100,000-mile vehicle right at the capacity level expected from results released in July. Tesla Model S data shows solid early battery performance and enthusiastic owners. Continue reading...
Posted Wed, 10/02/2013 - 11:04am by Richard
Plug In America has received a generous donation of a Tesla Roadster which is being auctioned off this week. Continue reading...
Posted Fri, 09/20/2013 - 1:23pm by Paul
Paul Scott shares his latest adventures with an autonomous driving Nissan LEAF and a Nismo LEAF. Continue reading...
Posted Tue, 07/30/2013 - 12:44pm by Jennifer Krill
Josh Fox performed a rare feat in cinema – he brought the problem together with the solution – all in one frame. Continue reading...
Posted Thu, 07/11/2013 - 11:01am by Richard

We revisit John Voelcker's "real" car test, and see where the different available plug-in models stand a year later. What are some possible pros and cons of compliance car programs, for the market and for consumers?

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Posted Tue, 06/25/2013 - 11:45am by Sherry
A funny thing happens when someone gets a plug-in car for the first time. It’s more than the “EV grin” that shows up the first time someone drives a plug-in car. Continue reading...
Posted Thu, 05/30/2013 - 10:48am by Tom
People frequently ask about charging infrastructure and what they can do to help increase the availability of charging. Here's an overview of what charging electric vehicle drivers value the most and what cities and companies interested in electric vehicle adoption can do to help. Continue reading...
Posted Tue, 05/28/2013 - 9:04am by Zan

VIDEO: Plug In America founders celebrate one of Los Angeles' first fast chargers as more and more come on line.

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