Electric Car Plant Coming To Southern KY

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh Simpson County, Kentucky, will be the site of an $84 million electric vehicle manufacturing plant. Governor Steve Beshear says Integrity Automotive will hire four thousand workers over the next four years to build ZAP–or Zero Air Pollution–vehicles at the plant. “These jobs we’re told will pay an average of […]

Beshear Eases Restrictions On Electric Cars

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh The prospects for construction of an electric car plant in Kentucky have risen, following action by Governor Steve Beshear. The governor issued an executive order allowing, under specific conditions, low-speed, electric vehicles to operate on some Kentucky roadways. That’s good news says Randy Waldman, of Integrity Manufacturing in Shepherdsville, […]