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Mayor Arakawa charges up a Nissan Leaf at the new electric vehicle charging station at AAAAA Rent-A-Space in Honokowai. Courtesy of Gilbert & Assoc.
Hawaii Way Ahead in Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
March 29th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (1) · Maui Business
 

With the installation of 200 new electric vehicle charging stations in 80 locations across state, Hawaii becomes the nation’s leader.


State Expands Electric Vehicle Rebate Program
State Expands Electric Vehicle Rebate Program
March 14th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

The State of Hawaii has added another $350,000 to the electric vehicle (EV) Ready Rebate Program and pushed the deadline for participation back to November.


Electric charging station. Courtesy of Better Place.
New Network Offers Electric Car Drivers Free Charging
February 29th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (2) · Maui Business
 

Better Place today announced that it is activating the largest electric car charging network in Hawaii, offering drivers free charging through the end of 2012.


A Chevy Volt gets a charge at Jim Falk Motors on Maui, one of Maui EVA’s partners.  Photo courtesy of the University of Hawai’i Maui College.
Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance Top Five in Nation
December 15th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Greentech Media named the Maui Electric Vehicle Alliance (Maui EVA) one of the top five electric vehicle initiatives of the year.


2012 Mitsubishi "i"electric vehicle. Courtesy of Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Hawaii Couple First to Receive Mitsubishi 100% Electric Vehicle
December 12th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Maui News
 

A Hawaii couple took delivery today of the first Mitsubishi Motor’s 100% electric vehicle made especially for North America.


2011 Nissan Leaf all-electric vehicles are available for renting on Maui. Photo courtesy of Bio-Beetle.
First All Electric Rental Cars Come To Maui
November 9th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (1) · Featured, Maui Business
 

The Maui-based Bio-Beetle ECO Car Rental company located in Kahului has expanded its business to include all-electric vehicles.


2012 Mitsubishi i. Photo courtesy of Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Hawaii First to Get Mitsubishi’s New Electric “i”, $16,000 After Rebates
April 25th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

Come November, a new electric vehicle, priced at $16,000, after state and federal tax rebates, and called the “i”, will begin rolling out statewide from Cutter Mitsubishi in Aiea.