Ford postpones autonomous vehicle service until 2022

Ford said Tuesday it will delay until 2022 plans to launch an autonomous vehicle service, as the COVID-19 pandemic has prompted the company to rethink its go-to-market strategy. The news was shared as part of Ford’s quarterly earnings, which was released after the market closed Tuesday. Ford reported a $2 billion loss in the first […]

Yes, Electric Cars are cleaner, even when the power comes from coal

One argument against electric vehicles (EVs) made by those that wish to cling to the certainties of the internal combustion engine is that we need to decarbonise the power system first otherwise cars are no cleaner than if they use gasoline. Many observers question whether electric cars really are ‘greener’ once emissions from production and […]

Electric Shuttle to Pick Up Food Donations in Crystal City Area

Arlington residents in and around Crystal City will be able to make food donations at three drop-off points Saturday morning. FLARE, a new electric shuttle service, will be picking up donations for the Arlington Food Assistance Center. “During this challenging time, we are eager to use FLARE electric shuttles to benefit our neighbors and the Arlington Food […]

FLARE Electric Shuttle Service to Provide Rides to Southwest D.C. Surge Attendees

Arena Stage ARLINGTON, VA (March 5, 2020) – FLARE, an amenity electric shuttle service, will provide free rides to attendees going to the Southwest D.C. Surge being held on March 11, 2020. “We look forward to showcasing our sustainable electric shuttles at Southwest D.C. Surge. People need ways to get around town in ways that aren’t always serviced […]