EV WORLD ARCHIVES: 2000-2016
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2978 NEWS ITEMS ARCHIVED IN 2008

Has California's Hydrogen Highway Run 'Out of Gas'?
Each of the last three organizations offered a state grant toward a fueling station has decided not to pursue the project; and three stations have recently closed. - 10-Jan-2008

Car Buyers Want Greener Cars Without Sacrifice
Automakers and industry experts agree that a green revolution is under way, evidenced last year by growing sales of fuel-sipping models, including subcompact cars and hybrids, as demand for sport utility vehicles plummeted. - 10-Jan-2008

Major Management Shakeup at Tesla
Company lets go three top executives and sixteen engineers in 'bloodbath', writes former CEO Martin Eberhard. - 12-Jan-2008

Lockheed Martin Signs Agreement with EESTOR for Energy Storage Solutions
EESU qualification testing and mass production at EEStor’s facility in Cedar Park is planned for late 2008. - 11-Jan-2008

ZENN Stock Price Surges On Lockheed Martin Announcement
Through its investments in the Texas start-up, ZENN – which stands for zero emissions, no noise – has the exclusive rights to use Eestor's storage system in small vehicles. - 11-Jan-2008

Study Identifies Transportation Role in Global Warming
The scientists reported that within the transport sector, road transportation (cars, buses and trucks) contribute the most greenhouse gases. - 11-Jan-2008

Computer Gaming Concept Behind Nissan's Mixim Electric Car
Powered by advanced lithium-ion batteries and two 67bhp (50kW) electric motors to drive the front and rear axles, the Mixim is a four-wheel-drive car with a theoretical top speed of 112mph and a potential maximum range of 156 miles. - 11-Jan-2008

Toyota Prius Sales Surpass Ford Explorer
Pressure on manufacturers to offer more fuel-efficient vehicles increased last month with a law requiring them to improve vehicles' average fuel efficiency by 40 per cent over the next 12 years. - 11-Jan-2008

Race to Make Electric Cars Hampered By Battery Problems
The competition pits big Asian battery makers against a gaggle of small start-ups, most of them based in the U.S. - 11-Jan-2008

China's Plucky Plug-In Hybrid
BYD's car hits the stage at the Detroit auto show—but will it really be ready to roll this summer? - 11-Jan-2008

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