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  • Energy Department signals new loans from stalled advanced vehicles program

    An Energy Department loan program for advanced vehicle technologies that has drawn GOP criticism is revving its engine once again. The department announced changes to its Advanced Technology Vehicle Manufacturing program Wednesday, which focuses on electric and other alternative-fuel vehicles,...

  • NM Democrats urge restraint on Tesla incentives

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A dozen legislators and other Democrats say New Mexico shouldn't go overboard in granting tax breaks to Tesla Motors so the electric car company locates a battery plant in the state. In a letter to the Albuquerque Journal (http://bit.ly/QIGb0h ), the Democrats said...

  • Arizona bill would allow Tesla to skip dealers

    PHOENIX (AP) — Electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors would be allowed to sell cars in Arizona without establishing a dealer network under a bill approved by a state Senate committee Wednesday. House Bill 2123 is strongly opposed by traditional auto manufacturers and dealers, who argue that...

  • New Mexico seeks to lure Tesla battery factory

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Excited by economic prospects, New Mexico officials are hoping to avoid what happened six years ago when Tesla Motors opted against establishing an auto manufacturing plant in the state. They're discussing a variety of options in an effort to convince Tesla to build a...



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