If you're a 4th year undergraduate, Master’s and PhD student interested in alternative transportation options, you might want to look into this opportunity. The School of Resource and Environmental Management at Simon Fraser University is looking to fill Master’s, PhD and Post-doctorate positions in the field of Low-Carbon Vehicle Technology, Demand, and Policy to work with [...]
A quiet Harley? Yup! Harley-Davidson has developed a concept full-size, all-electric motorcycle and is touring it around the world to get customer feedback. About a dozen of them are at Barnes Harley-Davidson in Langley today and tomorrow for test drives. HD is more interested in gathering feedback than talking specs, but a few details are [...]
The 2015 Vancouver International Auto Show is on now and through the weekend. Here are some pics from the show floor. Photos
It's official: the Clean Energy Vehicles (CEV) program is back and starting April 1 you can get up to $5,000 back if you buy a battery electric vehicle, or up to $6,000 for a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. The details are in the press release here and on the CEV website here.
The Vancouver International Auto Show is a great event for anyone interested in cars and/or thinking about buying one. This year you can test drive EVs and hybrids with Green Ride & Drive. The show is at the Vancouver Convention Centre West at the times shown below. Date Time Tuesday, March 24 5:00PM - 10:00PM [...]
Vancouver 24 Hours has a report in today's edition with more details about the renewed funding to support EVs that was announced in the recent BC budget. Total budget of $10.5M over the next three years $7.5M will go to incentives to purchase EVs $1.5M will go to charging and hydrogen fuelling infrastructure $1M will assist [...]
[veva_facebook_picture]It was a beautiful sunny day and several of us met for coffee at Delta-Q in Burnaby who are generously providing a temporary home for our old friend, the Detroit Electric. Photos
Brendan McAleer takes the new all-wheel drive Tesla Model S P85D for a spin. Summary: "Insane mode is not a euphemism." See the full article here.
Nissan and NASA are collaborating in the rapidly growing field of autonomous driving.
The BMW Store will be offering Emotive and VEVA website readers a $5,000 price break on the 2014 BMW i3 vehicles they have remaining in stock. The offer is valid until Jan. 31, 2015. Click on the image above for details.