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Eli Zero is a weirdly ambitious electric vehicle that's taking pre-orders on Indiegogo - Mashable

11 hours 9 min ago

Mashable

Eli Zero is a weirdly ambitious electric vehicle that's taking pre-orders on Indiegogo
Mashable
Crowdfunded vehicles aren't unheard of, but they're pretty rare, and historically unsuccessful. A spokesperson for Kickstarter (birthplace of a number of major transportation projects, including the Boosted Board and the original hoverboard) couldn't ...
How electric cars will create a buzz this next decadeDaily Herald
Australia's 'Electric Car Revolution' Won't Happen AutomaticallyEco Warrior Princess (blog)

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Magna to develop electric vehicle architecture for BAIC Group - Engine Technology International

11 hours 22 min ago

Engine Technology International

Magna to develop electric vehicle architecture for BAIC Group
Engine Technology International
Magna Steyr has been selected as BAIC's partner thanks to its innovative and cost-effective solutions throughout its complete vehicle manufacturing and engineering services as well as its full scale electronic/electrical architecture and lightweight ...

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Ride the Lightning: Electric Car Charging Technology Is About to Surge Past Tesla's Superchargers - The Drive

14 hours 1 min ago

The Drive

Ride the Lightning: Electric Car Charging Technology Is About to Surge Past Tesla's Superchargers
The Drive
Tesla's Supercharger network has long been the gold standard for electric vehicle charging systems. The company's hefty investment into charging support for its own customers—the company's proprietary plugs mean no other EVs can charge there—has been ...

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UK drives into e-vehicle fast lane with 11% sales rise - The Guardian

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 11:51pm

The Guardian

UK drives into e-vehicle fast lane with 11% sales rise
The Guardian
The lead market remains China, where substantial industrial policy motives are driving battery-electric vehicle technology forward. “In Norway, where now almost half of new vehicle registrations are e-vehicles, it becomes clear how quickly a change in ...

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Istanbul rolls out city's first self-driving electric vehicle - Hurriyet Daily News

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 9:03pm

Hurriyet Daily News

Istanbul rolls out city's first self-driving electric vehicle
Hurriyet Daily News
Istanbul residents will soon enjoy the city's first self-driving electric vehicle, built by its public transport authority. The Istanbul Electric Tram and Tunnel Company (IETT) introduced its innovative shuttle at the World Cities Congress on April 17 ...

First IOTA electric vehicle charging station going live in Netherlands - finder.com.au

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 6:20pm

finder.com.au

First IOTA electric vehicle charging station going live in Netherlands
finder.com.au
"Electric vehicle charging is one of the many applications where IOTA as the base-protocol for the transactional settlement between machines is the obvious choice. The work done by the team at Enexis in creating the first ever IOTA-based EV charging ...

Important Developments From The World Of Electric Vehicles [12-18 April] - Inc42 Media

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 5:51pm

Inc42 Media

Important Developments From The World Of Electric Vehicles [12-18 April]
Inc42 Media
Here is the dope of 9 stories around electric vehicles which circled the global EV ecosystem this past week. To start with, continuing with its aggressive efforts in the electric vehicle space, Indian Carmaker Mahindra and Mahindra has launched luxury ...
Improving efficiency sees electric vehicle market continue to growConsultancy.uk
Global Electric Vehicle Telematics Market Trends, Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.comBusiness Wire (press release)
India Needs An Electric-Vehicle Policy; Here's How It Can Go About ItSwarajya

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Chevy Bolt battery problem is an electric vehicle nightmare - Mashable

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:39am

Mashable

Chevy Bolt battery problem is an electric vehicle nightmare
Mashable
General Motors isn't calling it a recall, but Chevy Bolt electric vehicle owners are being notified about a battery problem that is affecting some of its cars on the road in what can only be described as an EV nightmare. For a "small percentage" of the ...

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A Third Electric Vehicle ETF Charges Up - MarketWatch

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 7:25am

A Third Electric Vehicle ETF Charges Up
MarketWatch
And then there were three: the Global X Autonomous & Electric Vehicles ETF DRIV, +0.26% debuted Tuesday. The new ETF, the latest in a long line of thematic funds from Global X, tracks the Solactive Autonomous & Electric Vehicles Index. DRIV features ...

The electric vehicle boom is coming. What can we learn from early adopters? - Ensia

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 5:28am

Ensia

The electric vehicle boom is coming. What can we learn from early adopters?
Ensia
April 18, 2018 — Two years ago, Michigan's largest utility, Consumers Energy, sought state approval to build a $15 million electric vehicle charging network paid for by ratepayers. It was the first plan of its kind in Michigan, and sought to position ...
Improving efficiency sees electric vehicle market continue to growConsultancy.uk
A Third Electric Vehicle ETF Charges UpBenzinga

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Electric cars about to become 'the new normal' in Ireland - Irish Times

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 4:09am

Irish Times

Electric cars about to become 'the new normal' in Ireland
Irish Times
The use of the electric vehicle (EV) on Irish roads is about to become “the new normal for people in their everyday lives” and “no longer just a progressive, environmental fad”. That was the prediction of Jim Gannon, chief executive of the Sustainable ...
New campaign aims to encourage more people to drive electric carsBreakingNews.ie
New campaign hopes to 'normalise' electric carsNewstalk 106-108 fm

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China to ease foreign automaker rules—with preference for electric cars - Ars Technica

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 3:42am

Ars Technica

China to ease foreign automaker rules—with preference for electric cars
Ars Technica
This week China announced plans to ease restrictions on automakers importing cars into the country, with electric vehicle makers being the first to benefit from the change. Currently, foreign automakers that want to sell their cars in China must either ...
Tesla could now own 100% of an electric car factory in China, says governmentElectrek
China to open auto market as trade tensions simmerReuters
Tesla Gets Edge Under China's Relaxed Rules for Foreign AutomakersBloomberg
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VW vows to build massive electric car charging network across US - The Verge

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 2:03am

The Verge

VW vows to build massive electric car charging network across US
The Verge
Volkswagen wants to sell more electric cars in the US, but to do that, it needs to spend millions of dollars on building out the country's underdeveloped charging infrastructure. Toward that end, the auto giant's subsidiary, Electrify America ...
VW's Electrify America to install EV chargers at Walmart storesReuters
ABB to provide electric vehicle chargers across USElectric Light & Power
ABB selected by Electrify America to provide high power electric vehicle chargers across the United StatesAutomotive World (press release)
ETEnergyworld.com -SlashGear
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Wireless electric vehicle charging explained - TechRadar

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 2:02am

TechRadar

Wireless electric vehicle charging explained
TechRadar
Qualcomm has been working on its own wireless car charging system, called Halo, since 2012. It is used by the Formula E electric race series to keep the batteries of the BMW i3 medical cars and i8 safety car topped up during each race weekend. Because ...

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Eli Electric Initiates Deeply Discounted Pre-orders for Affordable Neighborhood Electric Vehicle on Indiegogo - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 12:00am

GlobeNewswire (press release)

Eli Electric Initiates Deeply Discounted Pre-orders for Affordable Neighborhood Electric Vehicle on Indiegogo
GlobeNewswire (press release)
LONG BEACH, Calif., April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eli Electric, creating the next generation of Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEV) to empower sustainable driver engagement within our communities, today announced it is now accepting pre-orders ...

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Istanbul rolls out first self-driving electric vehicle - Anadolu Agency

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 11:33pm

Anadolu Agency

Istanbul rolls out first self-driving electric vehicle
Anadolu Agency
By Elif Ferhan Yesilyurt, Adem Demir. ISTANBUL. Istanbulites will soon enjoy the city's first self-driving electric vehicle built by its public transport authority. The Istanbul Electric Tram and Tunnel Company (IETT) introduced its innovative shuttle ...

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OVO wants to let electric car owners sell their excess energy - Alphr

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 9:02pm

Alphr

OVO wants to let electric car owners sell their excess energy
Alphr
UK energy company OVO has unveiled a way for drivers of electric vehicles (EVs) to sell power back to the grid, helping to supply energy at peak times. OVO's Vehicle-to-Grid Charger is being billed by the green energy firm as the world's first widely ...
OVO unveils home V2G electric vehicle charger and battery storage unitswww.businessgreen.com

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Kia says it will have a range of affordable EVs on the market within three years - The Advertiser

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 6:56pm

The Advertiser

Kia says it will have a range of affordable EVs on the market within three years
The Advertiser
Kia will be selling competitively priced electric vehicles in Australia within three years, the company's local chief operating officer Damien Meredith says. Meredith said the company had decided against importing hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles as ...

China's electric car boom recharges BHP nickel business | afr.com - The Australian Financial Review

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 6:30pm

The Australian Financial Review

China's electric car boom recharges BHP nickel business | afr.com
The Australian Financial Review
BHP Nickel West president Eduard Haegel said in Shanghai 90 per cent of output would be sold into battery supply chains.

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Kia says it will have a range of affordable EVs on the market within three years - NEWS.com.au

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 6:00pm

NEWS.com.au

Kia says it will have a range of affordable EVs on the market within three years
NEWS.com.au
That promise comes despite the lukewarm reception to electric vehicles in Australia. “If you look at the market and what's occurred in the market, there hasn't been great success there. I'm of the view that governments are going to have to make ...

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