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Posted Tue, 04/27/2010 - 5:46pm by Sherry
Quick -- name the consumer product with the highest rate of recycling. Aluminum cans? Nah, a relatively wimpy 50%-80% get recycled. Continue reading...
Posted Wed, 04/21/2010 - 3:42pm by Sherry
Plug In America supporters tend to come in two flavors -- environmentalists and people who are concerned about national security (though many overlap). On Earth Day 2010, both have reason to celebrate. Continue reading...
Posted Thu, 04/15/2010 - 8:37pm by Linda
When I met up with Tesla road warrior Chad Schwitters on April 8 at the LA Tesla store, he was headed north on the 405 back home to Redmond, Washington after driving his roadster to San Diego. It was a convenient meet-up for us two ferocious EV advocates at Tesla's spacious facility on Santa Monica Boulevard. Continue reading...
Posted Mon, 04/12/2010 - 2:23pm by Paul
After running for several years in stealth mode, Nissan reached out to Plug In America two years ago revealing their plans to build an EV for the average consumer, something that would serve the daily driving needs of the vast majority of the world's drivers. Continue reading...
Posted Mon, 04/12/2010 - 2:01pm by Zan
I got to test drive a Chevy Volt today along with a cluster of delighted EV advocates including my friend Jordan Howard, who brought along her 1-year-old sister, Jade. Continue reading...
Posted Fri, 04/09/2010 - 10:11am by Richard
So you want to buy a LEAF? Nissan laid out a rough outline of their ordering process in a February press release, which is explained in detail in this blogpost. Continue reading...
Posted Wed, 04/07/2010 - 2:15am by Jeanne
Plug In America's team is in Tennessee for a few days! We were Invited by Nissan to have some face time with the entire Leaf team and see where the cars and batteries will be produced here in America's heartland. Continue reading...
Posted Wed, 03/31/2010 - 12:43pm by Jeanne
The public often has the general impression that Plug In America is California-centric. Given our history and our headquarters, this is only natural. However, EV interest is thriving across the United States. We’re doing our best to support this. Continue reading...
Posted Tue, 03/30/2010 - 6:37pm by Linda
Did I only imagine the hush that fell over the EV world today after Nissan's all-electric LEAF hatchback pricing announcement? Continue reading...