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The tax whip and rise of a low-emission society

On the Edge: An opinion column about current issues in Norway and the United States Join the conversation! Linn Chloe Hagstrøm The Norwegian American A favorable domestic policy environment providing tax breaks, exemptions, and...

Will Think move to Finland?

The Norwegian electric vehicle manufacturer Think may move production to Finland, as part of a restructuring plan, newspaper VG reported on Aug. 26. The batteries will “most likely” be made by the American company EnerDel in Indiana,...

Electric car maker sees market heating up

That must have rankled Th!nk, the Norwegian electric car company formerly owned by Ford. The Th!nk City, a highway-capable two-seater with a 112-mile range, began rolling off the assembly line in December 2007. But...

METROBuddy electric car debuts

Tiny Norwegian EV Carries Plenty of Beer By Tony Borroz – Wired.com   This is the MetroBuddy concept, a city car with more angles than a con man and the cutest name since Hello Kitty....

Think will say Hola to Spain with 550 TH!NK City EVs

Think’s expansion across Europe is continuing quickly, with the EV charge now heading into Spain. Think has signed an MoU to deliver 550 TH!NK city EVs to the Spanish market.The vehicle are planned to...

Oregon in running for Norwegian car plant

Norwegian company considering Oregon for electric-car manufacturing may be eyeing the Portland plant that built Freightliners as a site to employ 900 workers. By Richard Read, The Oregonian Think North America, whose parent company...

TH!NK and Oslo Opera House nominated for design award

TH!NK City and The Oslo Opera House are nominated to the prestigious Brit Insurance Designs of the Year. The award presents the most innovative and forward looking design solutions internationally. The nominated products fall into seven...

Norway govt won’t intervene to save car maker Think

OSLO, Dec 16 (Reuters) – The Norwegian government said on Tuesday it will not directly intervene to rescue electric car maker Think after the company on Monday halted production and said it would not...