Electric Vehicle Incidents in the News

It seems like every other week there’s a news story about an electric-drive vehicle catching fire. In June, for example, the Guardian reported that Micheal Morris, a television director, was driving his Tesla Model S in West Hollywood, California, when it caught fire, spontaneously according to a passenger. Are these …

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Group Shot NAFTC EXPO I @ Seminole State College. 2018

Isn’t it amazing what can happen in 12 months? About a year ago, the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) had just said goodbye to two long-time employees. In May 2017, Assistant Director Judy Moore relocated to a new job in Nicholas County, West Virginia, where she was born and …

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Diagnostic Scan Tools and Electric Vehicles

Each month Driving Alt Fuels features a technical article to give in-depth information for automotive technicians and students. These articles are drawn from National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC) courses and workshops, industry organizations, and guest writers. This month’s article comes from the NAFTC Electric Drive Career and Technical Education …

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