Cars To Vanish From Downtown Oslo Before 2020

Cars To Vanish From Downtown Oslo Before 2020

Norway has firmly established itself as the most friendly country in the world for electric cars. Cars with plugs account for a higher percentage of sales there than anywhere else. But the Scandinavian country may soon take even more aggressive steps to reduce its transportation-related carbon... read more

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Tesla Model S taxi in Stavanger, Norway  [photo: Andrew Henderson]

Tesla Model S Electric Car: Simply The World's Coolest Taxi

What kind of taxis do you ride in? Battered old Crown Vics? High-mileage Toyota Priuses or Ford Escape Hybrids? Our bet is that unless you've recently spent some time in... read more June 27, 2014 by 

Jens Kratholm with two of his six Tesla Roadsters (via the Tesla Motors blog)

Envy The Man Who Owns Seven Tesla Electric Cars (In Norway)

Norway is known for its love of electric cars, but there's one Norwegian who loves them more than most. A recent Tesla Motors blog post tells the story of a "superowner" in... read more April 25, 2014 by 

2013 Nissan Leaf

Where Do U.S. Electric Cars Save Money The Quickest?

Saving money on the energy used for every mile traveled is one of the most attractive aspects of electric cars. Yet varying incentives and other factors mean the savings can... read more April 16, 2014 by 

Tesla Roadster, Reva i, & Ford Th!nk electric cars parked at charging station in Oslo, Norway

One Percent Of Norway's Cars Are Already Plug-In Electrics

Overshadowed by their spectacular sales success in March, electric vehicles hit a momentous milestone in Norway last month. Fully one percent of Norway's passenger-car fleet... read more April 8, 2014 by 

2014 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Sets Record For Single-Month Sales In Norway

In the last few years of electric car sales, the only records cars have been breaking are their own. Nissan, for example, has just had its best March ever for Leaf sales. And... read more April 4, 2014 by 

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk speaking in Oslo, Norway, on Feb 1, 2014

Elon Musk Talks Tesla Model X Details, Model S Upgrades, At Europe Q+A Sessions

Tesla Motors is notoriously stingy with information about its cars and future plans, to the great frustration of news-hungry Model S owners and fans. But in a Q & A... read more February 10, 2014 by 

2012 Tesla Model S

Tesla Grapples With Charging-Cable Troubles In Norwegian Cold

With truly Arctic temperatures hitting the U.S. and Canada over the past month, North Americans probably don't have a great deal of sympathy for their counterparts in Norway... read more January 28, 2014 by 

Tesla Roadster, Reva i, & Ford Th!nk electric cars parked at charging station in Oslo, Norway

Norway's Electric Cars: Already Too Popular?

Is it possible for electric cars to be too popular? Thanks to supportive government policies and relatively short average commuting distances, Norway has become the... read more January 2, 2014 by 

Electric Cars Charging in Norway

Electric Cars: 12 Percent Of All New-Car Sales In Norway Last Month

Norway loves electric cars. So much so that last month, over a tenth of all the new cars sold had a plug. When the figure in other countries worldwide is usually in the... read more December 3, 2013 by 

2013 Nissan Leaf

Nissan Leaf Bumps Tesla Model S To Top Norway Oct Sales Charts

The Tesla Model S is no longer Norway's best-selling car--but that title still belongs to an electric car. For the month of October, the Nissan Leaf was Norway's best-selling... read more November 4, 2013 by 

2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Was Best-Selling Car In Norway For September

Well, here's a first: The best-selling car in Norway is the Tesla Model S. Not the best-selling electric car. Not the best-selling car with a plug. For the month of... read more October 1, 2013 by 

Tesla Roadster, Reva i, & Ford Th!nk electric cars parked at charging station in Oslo, Norway

Norway: The Friendliest Place In The World For Electric Cars

Just last week, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] opened its first Supercharger fast-charge stations outside the U.S.--in the Scandinavian country of Norway. With just six stations... read more September 3, 2013 by 

Tesla Supercharger fast-charging system for electric cars

Europe's First Six Tesla Superchargers Now Live In Norway

The first Tesla Supercharger fast-charging stations are now up and running in Europe's capital for electric cars, Norway. Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] announced via its Twitter... read more August 31, 2013 by 

First 2013 Tesla Model S delivered in Europe (Photo: @TeslaMotors on Twitter)

First 2013 Tesla Model S Delivered Outside North America--In Oslo

It's been out in the U.S. for over a year now, but today marked the first delivery for a Telsa Model S on European soil. The first 2013 Tesla Model S delivered in Europe... read more August 7, 2013 by  1

Electric Cars Charging in Norway

How Much Is Norway Paying To Promote Electric Cars?

With electric cars taking up 3 percent of the market for new car sales in a country of only five million people, Norway is one of the most electric car-friendly countries on... read more March 15, 2013 by  21


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