California Green Car Rebate Boost Proposed

[Update, 10/25/16: The 2016-17 appropriation for this program has been cut to $133 million and rules affecting rebates for low-income households, income ceilings for high earners and plug-in hybrid eligibility have been changed. See our article here.] ————————– California’s green car rebate program would receive a $230 million infusion under a new funding plan to … Read more »

Tesla Gets New Production Chief

[Estimated Reading Time: 1 minute, 20 seconds.] Tesla Motors, which has been bedeviled by production glitches and delays with each new model, has gone to an established player for its new production chief.  The Silicon Valley EV-maker has hired former Audi production executive Peter Hochholdinger as its new vice president of production. Hochholdinger is tasked … Read more »