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There could be 30,000 EVs on Canada's roads by next summer.
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan is a pretty unlikely place to find one of the rarest electric vehicles, or EVs, in Canada. But Kent Rathwell, the owner of one of only three Toyota RAV4 EV's north of the American border, is a pretty extraordinary dude.
The billions of dollars that the US sends to Middle Eastern countries to import is a choice. This has led Amory Lovins to state that there's more oil in Detroit than in Saudi Arabia. There's actually no oil in Detroit, but the reluctance of auto executives to pursue higher fuel efficiency standards, imposes billions of dollars of cost on North American companies and car owners.
TOKYO - Nissan has developed a charger for electric vehicles that's smaller, about half the price, and easier to install.Nissan Motor Co., Japan's No. 2 automaker, said Monday the new charger will go...