Electric Cars

Bay Area Traffic
Dan Mitchinson
January 21, 2020 - 12:17 pm
The widespread adoption of electric cars in California is reducing gas tax revenue by millions of dollars a year. That's money that would have been used for road repairs.
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State Assemblyman Phil Ting of San Francisco introduces a proposal to increase a rebate for electric car buyers in California.
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Melissa Culross
July 08, 2019 - 2:38 pm
A proposal introduced on Monday byAssemblyman Phil Ting would triple the rebate for customers buying electric cars and eliminate a flaw with the current rebate program that sometimes creates a waiting list for consumers applying for rebates.
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Bay Area Traffic
Doug Sovern
September 17, 2018 - 9:53 am
Some drivers who buy used electric cars will be able to continue using carpool lanes under a bill signed by Gov. Brown.
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Bay Bridge Traffic Jam
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Jeffrey Schaub
September 12, 2018 - 10:54 am
California officials are taking away a perk for drivers of older plug-in hybrid and all-electric vehicles in an attempt to reduce freeway congestion.
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