Details of the House’s US EV Incentives Proposal

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 03:00:16 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. By Jonna Hamilton, Director of Policy, the Clean Transportation Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) We have been waiting with bated breath for the new version of the electric vehicle (EV) tax credit from Congress. Today, the House Ways and Means Committee, the House committee […]

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The New Union-Focused EV Tax Credit Bonus & American-Made Tax Credit Cut Proposed In The House Is Stupid

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 11 Sep 2021 03:59:48 +0000

First, a word on how legislation is made in the USA, in the simplest effective way I can formulate it right now: If a bill is going to be passed into law, most members of the House of Representatives, most members of the Senate, and the President of the United States need to all agree […]

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What’s Up With The Myths About Tesla Government Subsidies?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 05:00:06 +0000

There has been so much misinformation published about Tesla and Elon Musk over the years that there are numerous people who spend much of their day, almost every day, debunking such misinformation and defending, ironically, one of the most valuable companies on Earth and one of the richest people in the history of the world. […]

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Unions, Auto Production, & Biden

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Fri, 20 Aug 2021 20:23:03 +0000

Workers at the GM factory in Silao, Mexico voted this week to part ways with their union in a move that could have broad implications for several industries.

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8 Zero-Emission Transport Items That *Need* To Be In The Next Reconciliation Bill

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2021 07:00:34 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. By Jonna Hamilton The Senate has been very busy in the past few weeks, and after they come back from “recess” (aka the home work period), they are going to pick right up where they left off. The big story, in my mind anyway, is that we […]

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The Biden Administration’s Clean Car Proposal Shows How To Turn The Industry Around — But It Takes A Wrong Turn

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 07 Aug 2021 03:20:18 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. Dave Cooke, Senior Vehicles Analyst One of President Biden’s first official acts was to direct his administration to revisit fuel economy and emissions standards set by the previous administration, an urgent act commensurate with the immediate need to get the largest source of global warming emissions in the United States back […]

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$1 Million to Help Towns & Villages Purchase Electric Vehicles Courtesy of New York Power Authority

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 03:41:20 +0000

Zero Emission Fleets to Help Reduce Greenhouse Gas Pollution and Accelerate New York State’s Transition to Cleaner Mobility

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Electric Vehicle Registrations Increase Over 60% YOY In Australia — Greater Surge To Come

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 01:00:40 +0000

By David Waterworth  Great news. However, we have to realise that this comes off a low base. Penetration of the new vehicle market by EVs (BEVs and PHEVS) is estimated to reach 2% in Australia during 2021. It may actually exceed this, as pundits predict that Tesla will ship in 15,000 cars from China and […]

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New South Wales Has An EV Strategy To Accelerate EV Adoption

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 22 Jun 2021 22:40:36 +0000

There’s a bit more hopeful cleantech news coming out of Australia. This time it concerns efforts to accelerate EV adoption in New South Wales (NSW). Nash from Tesla in the Gong has shared a breakdown of what this could mean for Tesla and other EV makers in his state. “New South Wales government here in […]

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Did Elon Musk Secretly Create A Union For Tesla And Name It “NOTA Workers Union?”

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 06 Jun 2021 23:09:59 +0000

The National Organization of Transformative Automakers (NOTA) Workers Union is a union that describes itself as workers who are changing the world, and coming together with a list of demands. How this union relates to Tesla is pretty evident when you visit the website. I wonder if Elon created it. If it’s not Elon Musk, […]

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