Reporter’s Blog

Why Justin Bieber could save the electric car I never thought I’d find myself writing about nauseatingly perma-grinned ‘tween’ heartthrob Justin Bieber. But the online pop sensation (his YouTube videos have got more than one billion hits) has done something to flash up on my energy radar rather like an unwelcome nuclear submarine. For his […]

An un-belieb-able electric car?

American pop sensation Justin Bieber could give the electric vehicle market a boost after getting an electric car for his 18th birthday. The teenager was given the $100,000 (£63,000) Fisker Karma, which is powered by dual electric motors with a lithium-ion battery pack, by his manager in a guest appearance on the Ellen de Generes […]