29
NOV
2014

Yes, The U.S. Can Reduce Emissions 80% by 2050 – In 6 Graphs

Finally, there are an increasing number of well documented research papers being published that are validating what I have been saying for a long, long time: SOLVING THE CLIMATE CRISIS IS TECHNOLOGICALLY POSSIBLE AND WILL NOT DESTROY OUR ECONOMY.  IN FACT, IT WILL ACTUALLY BE...
28
OCT
2014

Tesla’s Drive to Reduce Battery Cost to a Competitive Level

It’s now several months later since the following article was written and we know that the Tesla Battery Gigafactory will be built in Nevada.  The following article details what the intent of this factory will be and how Tesla plans to make battery powered vehicles price...
11
OCT
2014

Internet’s Down. Let’s use the Volt!

Internet’s down. Let’s use the Volt! Automotive News September 29, 2014 Things ground to a halt one morning this month at Buff Whelan Chevrolet in suburban Detroit after the dealership’s Internet connection went dead. Staffers couldn’t run lease payments,...
17
SEP
2014

Revolution in Cars and Trucks on the Way

This is not a normal time in the auto business.  While many are thinking that ICEs (internal combustion engines) will be with us for a long time, I believe that they are dead wrong.  Why would anyone buy anything BUT an electric vehicle when the price is competitive, performance...
12
SEP
2014

The Changing World of Personal Transportation

It’s been a while since I posted anything regarding the transportation industry. There’s a lot to catch up upon from over the summer and I’ll try not to inundate you too quickly but there’s a great deal of information to share with you in this dynamic...
11
JUN
2014

Driving Isn’t As Attractive to the Younger Generation

  When I turned 16 back in the late 60′s everyone went to get their driver’s license immediately.  We didn’t even have to have taken and passed Driver’s Education then.  Just show up and take the test and hope you passed, as I did.  It was status then...
16
DEC
2013

So Long Oil!

I have been saying for years now that electric vehicles will take over the market sooner rather than later.  And that it will be much, much sooner than almost anyone else predicts.     At 2012’s University of Chicago Booth School of Management spring Conference I listened to the...