Name Name

title
descript
Username:
Password: *
Remember me
* Forgot your password? Click Here
  • slideshow_large
  • November was the hottest month yet for EV sales in the US

    In November, for the fourth consecutive month, electric car sales reached a record as new models like the Ford C-Max Energi plug-in electric hybrid (pictured above) helped amplify buyer interest.

    At Forbes, Todd Woody has the scoop:

    According to analyst Aaron Chew of the Maxim Group, dealers sold 7,600 electric cars in November, bringing total sales for 2012 to 47,500 to date. Chew expects the year to end with sales of 56,000 electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles.

    Ford's new C-Max Energi received a positive consumer response upon launch, with 1,259 being sold in November just a month after the plug-in electric hybrid was introduced. The Toyota Prius plug-in led EV sales in November with 1,766, while Chevrolet Volt which recorded sales of 1,519.

    Tesla, meanwhile, delivered an estimated 1,150 of its Model S sports sedans in November.

    "Despite just launching in late June 2012, this would propel TSLA to No. 5 in U.S. EV deliveries in November 2012," Chew wrote. 

    (via Forbes)

    SHARE

    READ

    LATEST
    Page
    1

    Iconic Record Covers in Google Street View

    City streets seen through the lens of famous album covers more

    Luca Zanier: Space and Energy

    The architecture of energy like you've never seen it before more

    Threatened Cities Hold Key in Addressing Climate Change

    Smart choices by coastal cities are key to reducing emissions, says IPCC report more

    Interview: Brian Pescador

    Palm Springs-based photographer snaps 'decisive moments' of love and adventure on film more

    Thinking Like the Dutch

    Urban development re-imagined on the Sandy-affected coast more

    Exploring Nature with Jared Chambers

    Emergent LA-based photographer ventures outdoors to capture spectacular images of nature more

    Food Tripping Across America: Baton Rouge, LA

    Food Tripping locates the best local spots in the South more

    Excavation: Paintings by Philip Govedare

    Altered landscapes of the American West, as seen from above more

    Petal by Pedal Delivers Locally-Sourced Flowers by Bike

    An NYC startup looks to shake up the flower industry more

    An Indonesian Volcano Burns Bright Blue

    Photographer Olivier Grunewald captures otherworldly images of Kawah Ijen volcano more

    Airborne Wind Turbine to Bring Clean Energy to Alaska

    Altaeros Energies looks to serve the energy needs of remote areas with its Buoyant Airbone Turbine more

    Food Tripping Across America: Dallas, TX

    Explore sustainable Texas with Food Tripping more

    Joni Niemela: Misty & Atmospheric

    Dreamy images of Finnish landscapes more

    UN Climate Report: 3 Key Takeaways

    Jake Schmidt summarizes the new IPCC study more

    Sand Creatures by Claire Droppert

    High-speed images of sand suspended in mid-air more
    Page
    1