80% EVs by 2035, 50-mile plug-in hybrids, tighter tailpipe emissions

80% EVs by 2035, 50-mile plug-in hybrids, tighter tailpipe emissions

Last September, an executive order from California governor Gavin Newsom said that the state will plot a course to “end sales of internal combustion passenger vehicles by 2035.” The Trump administration had already removed California’s emissions authority, been...
Biden administration moves to restore California emissions authority

Biden administration moves to restore California emissions authority

The Biden administration announced Thursday a first move aimed at restoring states’ rights to follow more stringent California vehicle emissions rules—and to set electric vehicle mandates.  The first procedural step comes in the form of a proposal issued by the...
What’s in $2 trillion Biden infrastructure plan?

What’s in $2 trillion Biden infrastructure plan?

President Biden on Wednesday detailed a cohesive infrastructure plan, and it targets policies spurring electric car adoption, funding for 500,000 charging stations, and work on an upgraded electrical grid among its many key points. They’re a small part of a...