Green Mountain Power aims to make its trucks as green as its grid with Lion Electric

Commercial EV manufacturer Lion Electric has announced that Vermont energy provider Green Mountain Power will purchase two of its all-electric heavy duty trucks. The purchase includes a Lion8 bucket truck for line crews and a Lion6 truck for electrical maintenance crews in the field.

more…

The post Green Mountain Power aims to make its trucks as green as its grid with Lion Electric appeared first on Electrek.


Source: Charge Forward

Elon Musk wanted to be Apple CEO, but Tim Cook dropped an F bomb on that idea

The history between Tesla and Apple, and between Tim Cook and Elon Musk, varies depending on who you talk to. At one point, Musk claimed to have reached out to Cook about selling Tesla to Apple, but Cook refused to even take a meeting. Cook, on the other hand, claims to have never spoken to Musk.

Now, Wall Street Journal reporter Tim Higgins is out with a new book next month called Power Play: Tesla, Elon Musk and the Bet of the Century, and it recounts an expletive-ridden conversation between Cook and Musk about Apple acquiring Tesla.

more…

The post Elon Musk wanted to be Apple CEO, but Tim Cook dropped an F bomb on that idea appeared first on Electrek.


Source: Charge Forward

Tesla reduces Model 3 price in China

Tesla has reduced the price of the Model 3 Standard Range in China, as the price of the same vehicle produced in the US has been going up.

more…

The post Tesla reduces Model 3 price in China appeared first on Electrek.


Source: Charge Forward