Joe Brezny, Author

My interest in EVs grew out of a concern for our national security. I was fascinated by classes in national security at my alma mater, Miami University of Ohio. We studied traditional military security, but also food security, natural resource security, and energy security. The national security implications of how we power our cars first attracted me to EVs, but the innovation and next-generation technology that is just around the bend has brought out the former high school chess club president in me and I'm now a full-on EV geek.

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Review:  Aptera 2e

Review: Aptera 2e

The Aptera 2e has received nearly 4,000 deposits in anticipation of an October 2009 launch date. The final price has not been set, but will be between $25,000 and $40,000. The initial release has been limited to California residents. From a first glance the car doesn’t really look like a car...

February 25, 2009
 
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Ford CEO Thanks Hybrid Car Buyer

Ford Motor Company CEO Alan Mulally called to thank a car buyer who decided to purchase the new 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid over a Toyota Prius. Really. Grand Rapids, Michigan... read more February 4, 2009


 
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Edinburgh: The World’s First EV City?

Scotland is known for many things: The pageantry of clans and the tartan of their kilts, the world’s best whisky (Highland Park), and soon – possibly – the world’s... read more February 2, 2009


 
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Edinburgh: The World’s First EV City?

Scotland is known for many things: The pageantry of clans and the tartan of their kilts, the world’s best whisky (Highland Park), and soon – possibly – the world’s... read more February 1, 2009


 
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Ford Does Not Need Government Bailout

Ford Motor Company does not need a government bailout to survive this recession, says CEO Alan Mulally. "We don't want to borrow any more money. We have sufficient liquidity... read more January 25, 2009


 
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Rumor Mill: Ford Focus EV at NAIAS?

Could it be that Ford has kept an EV up their sleeve until the eve of the auto show?  Perhaps. MotorAuthority.com reported earlier this week that "While there are no plans... read more January 8, 2009


 
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North America On Verge of Electric Car Boom

An industry task force advising the Canadian government has said that 15 percent of new car sales could be plug-in hybrids within a decade, raising the bar from the target of... read more January 4, 2009


 

 
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