Climate

Tesla, GM buyers would get EV tax credits again under Democrats’ climate bill

Hurdles to the bill’s passage remain, but if it becomes law it could cut the price of electric cars for many Americans, which are relatively more expensive than gasoline vehicles, by reviving tax credits for some manufacturers’ vehicles and introducing a new one as well. Under current regulations, buyers of electric vehicles get a $7,500 …

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Manchin-Approved Climate Bill Focuses on Electric Car Rebates and Ignores Transit, Walking, and Biking

Electric car factories could be a lot busier if a new Senate climate bill passes. (Photo by Tesla, used via Creative Commons) Yesterday, Senate Democrats made a surprise announcement that they finally had a climate bill likely to clear the chamber after Sen. Joe Manchin (D – West Virginia) finally acquiesced after blocking a series …

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