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Soaring demand forces Dundee taxi firm to introduce electric vehicle charging charge - The Courier

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Soaring demand forces Dundee taxi firm to introduce electric vehicle charging charge
The Courier
One of Dundee's biggest taxi firms has been forced to start making its drivers pay to charge their electric cabs. Taxi firm 203020 is asking drivers to pay a minimum of £2 every time they charge their vehicles in the company's lot. The firm has 10 ...

Toyota developing breakthrough long-range electric car - Motoring

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Motoring

Toyota developing breakthrough long-range electric car
Motoring
According to a report from the Chunichi Shimbun newspaper, Toyota is developing an electric vehicle powered by the new type of battery for a 2022 on-sale date. As opposed to conventional lithium-ion batteries which require considerable charging times ...
Toyota set to sell long-range, fast-charging electric cars in 2022: paperReuters
Toyota's new solid-state battery could make its way to cars by 2020TechCrunch
2022 Toyota electric car to use solid-state batteries for faster fast charging: reportGreen Car Reports
Ars Technica -Autocar Professional -Automotive News
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Electric vehicles enter the here and now - Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

11 hours 55 min ago

Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

Electric vehicles enter the here and now
Environmental Defense Fund (blog)
An AM General assembly plant in northern Indiana was acquired by electric vehicle manufacture SF Motors. The company announced that it will make a $30 million investment in the facility and keep on all the 430 employees. Fittingly, most of the 430 jobs ...

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Return of the Mini E? Mini to Produce Electric Vehicle in 2019 - Car and Driver (blog)

12 hours 14 min ago

Car and Driver (blog)

Return of the Mini E? Mini to Produce Electric Vehicle in 2019
Car and Driver (blog)
Mini is no stranger to electric vehicles. Notably, the British brand previously built the Mini E battery-electric vehicle almost a decade ago. Based on the Mini Cooper Hardtop, the 201-hp E was deemed a “pilot project” by the British brand and was ...
BMW announces new car architecture to enable 'electrification of every model series', starting with all-electric MiniElectrek
BMW announces next stage of electric vehicle strategyAirQualityNews
BMW to build electric Mini in UK - Financial TimesFinancial Times
BBC News -Reuters -Bloomberg
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Electric vehicles enter the here and now - Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

13 hours 33 min ago

Electric vehicles enter the here and now
Environmental Defense Fund (blog)
With the momentum in the EV market, we have a critical window to further boost this market by ensuring greater access of electric vehicles and a cleaner electric grid to power them. Unfortunately, the U.S. has not demonstrated the same appetite for ...

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Making it Easier for Electric Vehicle Owners to Charge Up in Brampton - Government of Ontario News

14 hours 18 min ago

Government of Ontario News

Making it Easier for Electric Vehicle Owners to Charge Up in Brampton
Government of Ontario News
Ontario is supporting Electric Vehicle (EV) drivers in their daily and long distance travels with the installation of four new solar-powered EV charging stations in the City of Brampton -- part of an unprecedented network of public EV charging stations ...

Electric cars, buses to drive power sector - Times of India

14 hours 37 min ago

Times of India

Electric cars, buses to drive power sector
Times of India
The board wants to ensure that our state is ready to enjoy the benefits of numerous innovations in the electric vehicle segment. Besides, it will evolve as a business model for the board for promotion of the renewable energy segment," KSEB chairman and ...

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The electric vehicle party - Business Standard (press release) (registration) (blog)

15 hours 28 min ago

The electric vehicle party
Business Standard (press release) (registration) (blog)
Vandana Gombar There is going to be an electric vehicle (EV) party across the world, and India does not want to be left out. So it has set a rather ambitious — some would say audacious — target. The government wants “most, if not all” vehicles in the ...

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Greens seek electric car charging points at every petrol station - Irish Times

18 hours 15 min ago

Irish Times

Greens seek electric car charging points at every petrol station
Irish Times
Speaking in Dublin at the launch of the new filling stations policy, party leader Eamon Ryan said a survey carried out in association with the Irish Electric Vehicle Owners'Association identified the lower costs of electric power to be the main ...
Call for electric charging points at all filling stationsRTE.ie
Every shop in Ireland has been asked to add this one feature to their filling stationsJOE

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BMW announces new car architecture to enable 'electrification of every model series', starting with all-electric Mini - Electrek

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 11:51pm

Electrek

BMW announces new car architecture to enable 'electrification of every model series', starting with all-electric Mini
Electrek
As part of its electrification plans, BMW made a few announcements today. Mainly, they announced that their new car architecture will enable “electrification of every model series.” They also elaborated on their plan to manufacture their next all ...
BMW chooses UK to make fully electric Mini - Financial TimesFinancial Times
Electric Mini to be built in Oxford - BBC NewsBBC News
BMW reveals plans to make a battery-electric Mini in the UKPocket-lint.com
Inverse -InsideEVs -Business Car Manager
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Will internal combustion engines be phased out soon? - Economic Times

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 8:40pm

Economic Times

Will internal combustion engines be phased out soon?
Economic Times
"Consumer demand is starting to shift in favour of electrified vehicles and has strong disruption potential," McKinsey and Company said in a report early this year. Electric cars will outsell fossil fuel-powered vehicles within two decades as battery ...

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Mercedes Benz Seeks Govt. Help To Manufacture Electric Cars In India - Inc42 Media

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 7:02pm

Inc42 Media

Mercedes Benz Seeks Govt. Help To Manufacture Electric Cars In India
Inc42 Media
The German automaker is currently in the process of investing in technology for electric mobility. The company claims that if it receives adequate support from the regulatory authorities, it will be able to introduce electric vehicles in the country by ...
Electric vehicleedie.net
What's It Going To Take For India To Go All-Electric On The Roads By 2030?Huffington Post India

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Electric Vehicle and Hybrid Showcase at QKC, Aug. 12 - Maui Now

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 11:58am

Maui Now

Electric Vehicle and Hybrid Showcase at QKC, Aug. 12
Maui Now
The Queen Ka'ahumanu Center will host an “EV Showcase,” on Saturday, Aug. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for Maui residents interested in learning about electric vehicles or hybrids. According to the vehicle registration database, there are a total of 737 ...

Coal baron Brian Flannery pumps $10m into Tritium - The Australian Financial Review

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 11:44am

The Australian Financial Review

Coal baron Brian Flannery pumps $10m into Tritium
The Australian Financial Review
Coal baron Brian Flannery has sunk $10 million into Brisbane-based electric car charging outfit Tritium, covering 100 per cent of the start-up's capital raising, which will fund the roll-out of three products and further international expansion. Mr ...

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Toyota set to sell long-range, fast-charging electric cars in 2022: paper - Reuters

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 11:30am

Reuters

Toyota set to sell long-range, fast-charging electric cars in 2022: paper
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp aims to begin selling in 2022 an electric car powered by a new type of battery that significantly increases driving range and reduces recharging time, the Chunichi Shimbun daily reported on Tuesday. Current electric ...

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New service station with electric car chargers planned - Toowoomba Chronicle

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 10:57am

Toowoomba Chronicle

New service station with electric car chargers planned
Toowoomba Chronicle
"The commercial roadside facility must allow for the easy installation of electric vehicle fast-charging infrastructure (including a parking area for up to four light vehicles - with rights over this area to be reserved by the State) as part of the ...

GOP bill could mean a $200 charge for electric vehicle owners - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 10:37am

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

GOP bill could mean a $200 charge for electric vehicle owners
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
MADISON, Wis. - Electric vehicle owners would have to pay a surcharge under a new GOP bill being circulated, according to Wispolitics. The bill, from Rep. Paul Tittl, would add $125 to the current $75 annual vehicle registration fee. Tittl, R-Manitowoc ...

Electric vehicle owners not experiencing range anxiety - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 10:36am

The National Business Review

Electric vehicle owners not experiencing range anxiety
New Zealand Herald
Most electric vehicle owners are unfazed by the prospect of getting stranded with a flat battery, according to a poll by Flip the Fleet, a member group of 238 EV drivers from all across New Zealand. The poll found 72 per cent of drivers experience none ...
Electric Vehicle Owners Unfazed by “Range Anxiety”Scoop.co.nz (press release)

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Electric vehicle owners not experiencing range anxiety says Flip the Fleet - The National Business Review

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 10:19am

The National Business Review

Electric vehicle owners not experiencing range anxiety says Flip the Fleet
The National Business Review
Most electric vehicle owners are unfazed by the prospect of getting stranded with a flat battery, according to a poll by Flip the Fleet, a member group of 238 EV drivers from all across New Zealand. The poll found 72 percent of drivers experience none ...
Electric Vehicle Owners Unfazed by “Range Anxiety”Scoop.co.nz (press release)

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