(NEW YORK) -- You've seen them on the roads, at the local Walmart, maybe in your neighbor's driveway.Electric vehicles are proliferating across the nation, yet so many Americans still have questions about these battery-powered trucks and cars: Where do I charge them? What if... Read More.
(WASHNGTON) -- Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm can relate to Americans' anxiety over electric vehicles.The former governor of Michigan and longtime EV owner (who currently drives a Ford Mach-E) says she has experienced her own challenges with public charging on road trips. She has heard... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Electric vehicle charging stations could spring up at gas stations and grocery stores throughout Wisconsin, after the state Senate passed a proposed bill on Tuesday.The bill, which passed by a 30-2 vote, would ease restrictions on businesses that install chargers and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The race to decarbonize the aviation industry is heating up, with researchers finding a way to make passenger airplanes operate on 100% electric power.A newly designed electric aircraft, called the E9X, can now hold more passengers and fly farther than what... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The recent headlines for electric vehicles have been brutal: Sales are dropping. Momentum is slipping. Consumers are souring on the technology.Experts say, however, that 2024 may be the year to finally pull the plug on gasoline-powered cars and trucks."Five years ago... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nikola founder Trevor Milton was sentenced to four years in prison Monday due to fraudulent claims about his electric vehicle company.In court Monday, Milton portrayed himself as a generous and honest yet unsophisticated businessman who grew up milking cows, lacked a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It's a phenomenon that's taking over electric vehicles: "Screen fatigue."Drivers now traverse layers of screens to switch radio channels or turn on the heated seat. Digital dashboards seemingly extend for miles. Buttons and knobs are scarce -- even obsolete."A lot of... Read More.
DUBOIS – Symmco of Sykesville employees and Penn State DuBois students have developed a new, lightweight alloy which will help the local powder metallurgy industry keep pace with the acceleration of electric vehicle production.According to the Engineering Department at Penn State DuBois, the newly... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Nearly half of all injuries reported from electric bikes in the last six years took place in 2022, according to a new report from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).The CPSC estimates more than 360,000 injuries related to micromobility devices were... Read More.
BROOKVILLE — If you live in the Brookville area, you may have similar questions and concerns of those who attended an Energy Forum Wednesday.According to a published report, residents of the Jefferson County community asked questions and shared their concerns with representatives from First... Read More.