Archive for August, 2010

08.31.2010 - by Linda Nicholes
Electric Taxi in Texas

Plug In America member Sara Bissig and her husband Jimmy have a very visible all-electric taxi service in The Woodlands community north of oil-rich Houston, Texas.Their two Go Green Eco Taxis faithfully deliver passengers around town in clean, chic electric style.The larger of the two Sky Car neighborhood electric vehicles

08.24.2010 - by Mary Kathryn Campbell
Buy These Books Lady Gaga

Summer’s almost over, but it’s not too late to get in on Plug In America’s summer reading special deal — two great books for the price of one. Place your order before Labor Day to take advantage of this offer. For a $10 donation (plus $3 flat rate shipping), we’ll

08.05.2010 - by Chad Schwitters
Exhaustion and Excitement at the Automotive X Prize

One hot summer day when I was a child, my parents took me to the county fair. This was an unusual event for us, and we were there all day. We didn’t get home until late, so I went straight to bed–exhausted, yet excited and happy. The way I felt

08.04.2010 - by Linda Nicholes
Welcome Aboard, Chad!

Electric vehicle advocate, adventurer, technology evangelist, businessman, computer expert and Tesla road warrior Chad Schwitters recently became Plug In America’s newest board member. PIA’s multi-talented new guy hails from Redmond, Washington where his oh-so-green garage houses not one, not two but THREE plug-in vehicles. Chad has served his state by