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What next for electric vehicles?

November 28, 2011


One of the downsides of working with emerging technologies is that you never quite know how they’re going to fare until they hit the marketplace.  There’s no good rule of thumb to estimate people’s reaction to something they haven’t even considered before. A good example is electric vehicles (EV), a vehicle that is charged from […]

Why is Cleantech Failing in Washington?

June 3, 2011


While all eyes have been on politicians’ peccadilloes this week, cleantech folks have been anxiously watching another Washington drama.  The government loans and guarantees that have sustained solar, electric vehicle and biofuel companies through the “Valley of Death” are likely to be either dramatically culled or scrapped altogether.  Cleantech startups have a substantial disadvantage over […]