For their own selfish reasons the Saudis may inadvertently be helping the world avoid the worst consequences of climate change.
The event also showcases the electric car industry’s scramble to roll out models that appeal to price-conscious but demanding Chinese drivers.
Ford and other U.S. car companies really, really need electric sport utility vehicles in order to get through the coming years.
A new study shows that in 2017, owning and operating a purely electric vehicle such as the Chevy Bolt or Tesla 3 is cheaper than operating a gasoline automobile.
The world transportation sector is a major source of carbon dioxide emissions that contributed to the ferocity of the 2017 hurricane season.
More than a third of Germany's electricity this year has come from wind, solar, biomass and hydro—but the country still has a long way to go when it comes to clean energy.
Crude oil prices are cratering, down 20 percent this year, in the biggest six-month free fall in years.
Saudi Arabia has gotten too big for its britches, and the oil-producing Middle East is turning even more unstable. And if you are an American, it is your fault.
It was great to see the concept cars of the future at the Detroit Auto Show Saturday afternoon. But if you know me, you know I was there for news about electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrids.