2021 Auto News USA

Will the EV Revolution Kill the Parking Reform Movement?

Credits: usa.streetsblog.org As President Biden pushes to install a network of electric vehicle chargers across America, some advocates are wondering where they will all go — and if the effort will deal a blow to the movement to reform urban parking policy. Some sustainability advocates applauded Biden last month when his long-awaited infrastructure plan, the American […]

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Why the president can’t quickly solve the computer chip shortage

Credits: www.politico.com A White House summit on the semiconductor shortage lays bare the idled factories, lack of infrastructure and geopolitical complications that Biden must navigate to address the issue. President Joe Biden faces an inconvenient reality as he tackles the political and economic headaches caused by a global shortage of chips needed to build computers, […]

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Biden wants to build a national EV charging system under $2 trillion infrastructure plan, but it won’t be easy

Credits: www.cnbc.com Charging stations for electric vehicles will be part of a $2 trillion infrastructure bill being pushed by the Biden administration. It’s going to take more than government support to successfully expand EV infrastructure. AlixPartners estimates $300 billion will be needed to build out a global charging network to accommodate the expected growth of […]

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Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Would Provide Big Boost For Tesla, GM And EV Startups

Credits: www.forbes.com President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure, the biggest such initiative in more than half a century, could trigger a “green tidal wave,” in the words of one analyst, speeding the transportation industry’s shift to electricity from carbon-based fuels and generating big benefits for companies ranging from Elon Musk’s Tesla […]

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Electric cars are the future. Here’s how to get American drivers interested in them.

Credits: www.usatoday.com EVs are key to manufacturing jobs and reducing climate change emissions. The on-ramp to these benefits is exciting drivers the way the Model T did. Major electric vehicle announcements by President Joe Biden and General Motors are being hailed as a turning point in the transition to widespread EV production and deployment in America. This matters greatly, because this crucial […]

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Biden’s push for electric vehicles puts US in international race to electrify

Credits: www.abcnews.go.com American car companies like Ford and GM are getting in on the action. Since President Joe Biden jump-started the conversation around electric vehicles in the early days of his administration, American car companies have announced plans to follow suit in making electric vehicle adoption a priority in the United States. General Motors even threw down the satirical gauntlet […]