As EV Fever Rises, 90% Indian Car Owners Are Willing To Switch To Electric Vehicles: Survey

Given the right infrastructure, 90% car owners in India are willing to switch to electric vehicles (EVs), the most recent survey has revealed. According to an ET report, the survey took inputs from  2,200 respondents across major cities such as Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru and Chennai, in which majority of Indian car owners highlighted the need for government’s immediate intervention to avail required infrastructure for electric vehicles. The survey has emphasised that the government should take more initiatives and provide more financial assistance in the form of subsidy and reduced road tax. The major…

43 Electric Cars on the Market in USA & Europe — & Why to Buy Them

USA & Europe

USA & Europe Not that long ago, only a few electric cars were on the market. Nowadays, there are a few dozen. We certainly have a few favorites here on CleanTechnica, but every plug-in car really has its own selling points. I’m sure I don’t have a comprehensive list of these in my head, and many of the points are definitely as subjective as opinions about music or movies, but below are my summarized thoughts on why I’d recommend various plug-in models. Audi A3 e-tron: This car offers the kind of luxury-class interior…

Infiniti unveils all-electric concept with next-gen Nissan Leaf technology

Infiniti, Nissan’s premium brand, currently doesn’t offer any electric car despite its parent company being a leading electric vehicle manufacturer. Now they unveil a new electric car concept and unfortunately, it’s not something that will make it to production. The Japanese automaker is bringing the new “Prototype 9” to the 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in California, but they also gave an exclusive first look to MotorTrend ahead of the show. Interestingly, the small retro-looking vehicle is said to feature technologies that Nissan developed for its next-generation Leaf, which is expected to be…

INFINITI EMERG-E CONCEPT

This smooth and intense idea smashs desires of what superior can be. Also, no driver could ever figure the mystery – the Infiniti EMERG-E is 100% electric. What’s more, now, the current champ of the German Design Council’s lofty Automotive Brands Contest 2012 in the Concepts class.                 DESIGN INSPIRED DESIGN In addition to setting a new standard for high-performance, low-emission electric vehicles, the Infiniti EMERG-E concept also brings forward a new design language with styling that is seductive and energizing. PERFORMANCE The…