Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

California Moves Toward Phasing Out New Gas-Fueled Vehicles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California plans to require all new cars, trucks and SUVs to run on electricity or hydrogen by 2035 under a policy approved Aug. 25 by regulators that seeks a dramatic cut in carbon emissions and an eventual end to gasoline-powered vehicles.

Kathleen Ronayne | Associated Press
August 25, 2022
Government, Business, Technology, Fuel

Biden Wants to Cut Into China’s Electric Battery Dominance

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — President Joe Biden highlighted his efforts to counter China’s dominance of the electric battery market on Feb. 22 as he touted domestic efforts to mine and process lithium and rare metals necessary to create the technology that powers cars, electronics, wind turbines and more.

Kathleen Ronayne | Associated Press
February 23, 2022
Business, Technology, Fuel

Michael Bloomberg Outlines Plans for Cleaner Buildings, Cars

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg would push for all new cars to be electric by 2035 and new buildings to produce zero carbon emissions by 2025 as part of clean energy plans he released this week.

Kathleen Ronayne | Associated Press
January 17, 2020