Category Archives: Electric & Hybrid Cars

2017 Engine Maintenance Mode After Service Module 2 Recall

JavaScript is disabled. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. 1 - 1 of 1 Posts Joined 60 m ago · 1 Posts Discussion Starter &• #1 &• 29 m ago Hello All, Over the weekend (March 3rd) I had the recall done on my 2017 volt completed along with…
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Report: Battery swapping might still boom, for taxis or ride-hailing

Despite numerous challenges, EV battery swapping may still have a future, albeit with taxis and ride-hailing services rather than private passenger cars, according to a pair of recent reports from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. China already has 550 battery-swapping stations, which is a drop in the bucket compared to the 112,000 charging stations China installed…
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California considers electric-car V2G charging tech for grid stability

The idea of using coordinated electric-car charging to stabilize the grid has been discussed for years, but is still in early stages of development. California regulators now hope to bring so-called "vehicle-to-grid" (V2G) technology into focus. V2G requires cars that can discharge power back into the grid, something that isn't widely available, but the California…
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Biden plan may aid gas-electric shift – LimaOhio.com

A charging cable is plugged into a Volvo electric vehicle Nov. 18, 2020, in a parking bay reserved for electric vehicles in London. ins{background:none;} The U.S. auto industry sees President Joe Biden’s infrastructure package as accelerating a global shift toward electric vehicles, thanks to the $174 billion proposed for charging stations, planned consumer rebates for…
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