Tag: electric vehicles

Mayor Lee joins 3 other West Coast cities calling for more municipal electric vehicles

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee joined mayors in Portland, Los Angeles and Seattle on Monday to challenge car manufacturers to…

2 years ago

Join Sustainable Race Mile to support climate change labels at SF gas stations

Sustainable Race Mile is an annual run that helps foster climate change awareness. All participants receive a T-shirt that references…

3 years ago

San Francisco company ECOtality files for bankruptcy

ECOtality, a maker of charging stations for electric cars that won a $99.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of…

5 years ago

San Francisco vehicle-charging company warns about prospects

Ecotality Inc., which makes charging systems for electric vehicles, said Monday it could be forced into a sale or bankruptcy…

5 years ago

San Francisco electric taxi network in limbo after Better Place abandons plan

A $7 million initiative to outfit San Francisco with an electric vehicle network and add 61 new clean-energy taxis has…

6 years ago

City’s electric vehicle movement charges forward

In a unanimous vote Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors approved the acceptance of a $1 million federal grant, which will…

8 years ago

Electric vehicle maker used private jet to lobby in D.C. a dozen times

Tesla Motors head Elon Musk depends upon federal loan guarantees to keep his fledgling electric vehicle company alive, but when…

9 years ago