Stories tagged: electric
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 7:46 p.m.
If approved by the IPUC, a typical household in Idaho using an average of 898 kilowatt hours per month could expect to see its bill increase $2.89 per month, or …
Wed., May 8, 2019, 3:30 p.m.
General Motors is negotiating the sale of its shuttered factory in Lordstown, Ohio, to a company that builds electric trucks.
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 8:13 p.m.
Ford is sinking a half-billion dollars into electric vehicle startup Rivian in a deal that has the companies working together on a new Ford electric vehicle based on Rivian underpinnings.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 3:26 p.m.
A Greenacres woman is accused of electrocuting nine squirrels that tried to scale her electric fence and steal walnuts from her backyard tree.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:01 p.m.
Ford Motor Co. confirmed plans to build a fully electric F-Series pickup, which industry observers called an unexpected move that protects the truck franchise against Tesla and other competitors.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 7:59 a.m.
Spokane Transit Authority is getting its first fully electric bus, the first in what may be full electrification of its fleet, in the next one to three years, the agency …
UPDATED: Mon., July 30, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
Smaller bikes, electric engines, online sales and urban storefronts, Harley-Davidson, we hardly knew you.
Sun., Feb. 4, 2018
Motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson’s retail motorcycle sales were off sharply, according to the company’s latest quarterly earnings report, but the Milwaukee motorcycle giant is looking toward a future that includes an …
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Toyota plans to offer more than 10 purely electric vehicle models in its lineup by the early 2020s, marking the Japanese automaker’s commitment to that growing technology sector.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
Ford Motor Co. is promising to roll out more than 50 new vehicles in China over the next eight years including 15 powered by electricity as it restructures its business …
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017
Idaho state regulators will take public comments Tuesday on requested rate increases by Avista Corp.
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
A group of major automakers plans to open hundreds of fast-charging stations for electric cars in Europe in coming years and use a common plug technology in what they hope …
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
General Motors is promising two new electric vehicles on Chevrolet Bolt underpinnings in the next 1
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 5:20 p.m.
Spokane-based Stoneway Electric Supply announced Thursday its has purchased a Kent, Wash., industrial distributor.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 1:33 p.m.
Avista is asking Washington regulators for several rate adjustments that, if approved, would raise electric rates slightly and decrease natural gas rates.
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 11:44 a.m.
Ford’s potential venture with Anhui Zotye Automobile Co. adds to the global auto industry’s rising activity in electric vehicles for China, which passed the United States last year as the …
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 5:35 p.m.
A couple of credits will help buffer Avista’s request for a surcharge on electric bills for Idaho customers.
Sun., July 9, 2017, 3:57 p.m.
Electric automaker Tesla has produced its first Model 3 sedan, a highly anticipated car because it carries a relatively low sticker price.
UPDATED: Fri., June 23, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
The market for battery-powered electric buses seems ready to rocket. Orders in the U.S. are gaining traction.
Sun., Aug. 17, 2008
The first snowfall is months away, but it’s already putting a chill on winter budgets. Virtually every source of household warmth is expected to get more expensive this year. The …