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Posted Thu, 01/31/2013 - 11:45am by Jay
Thirteen major U.S. employers and eight stakeholder groups have joined the new Workplace Charging Challenge to help expand access to workplace charging stations for American workers across the country. Continue reading...
Posted Fri, 01/18/2013 - 1:36pm by Kirk

2012 was a landmark year for plug ins. We're working to make certain 2013 is even better!

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Posted Wed, 01/16/2013 - 8:41pm by Tom

Like owners of conventional gas cars, owners of electric cars are naturally interested in understanding expectations of long-term performance and maintenance issues. As a follow on to our successful Nissan LEAF battery survey, Plug In America is launching a Tesla Roadster survey.

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Posted Wed, 01/02/2013 - 11:31am by Jay

After many months of consistent work with Congress, Plug In America is extremely gratified that two major plug-in tax credits were extended as part of the final "fiscal cliff" legislation just signed by President Obama.

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Posted Sat, 12/29/2012 - 7:09pm by Kirk

Reflections on the successes behind us and the important work ahead. Please help us!

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Posted Fri, 12/28/2012 - 10:49am by Tom
News of LEAF owners in hot climates experiencing significant battery capacity loss prompted Plug In America to conduct a survey to better understand the situation. Less than a week after reporting our results, Nissan has announced an enhancement to the LEAF warranty that now covers capacity loss, the first for an all-electric car. Continue reading...
Posted Fri, 12/21/2012 - 7:51am by Paul
As of today, winter solstice 2012, I have been driving electric vehicles for ten straight years and generating the electricity for them from sunlight. When Zan and I bought that RAV4 EV we had no idea how it would change our lives, but change them it did. Continue reading...
Posted Wed, 11/28/2012 - 3:16pm by Tom
Electric vehicles are awesome for local driving, but aren't great for longer travel. If an all-electric vehicle can't meet all of your driving needs, you might consider a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. For multi-car households there's another possible solution: the hybrid garage. Continue reading...
Posted Wed, 10/24/2012 - 10:11am by Marc

In an attempt to facilitate the communication necessary to maximize the use of public charging infrastructure, Plug In America is offering the EVCard. It lets other drivers know your basic situation and get in contact if necessary.

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Posted Mon, 10/08/2012 - 9:39am by Paul

Since turning from EV activist to EV advocate to EV salesman, I've watched the development and ultimate sale of the Nissan LEAF, and from more of a distance, the Volt, as they burst into the market early last year.

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