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Councillor urges city to plug in to federal funds for electric-vehicle chargers - Winnipeg Free Press

Wed, 03/05/2017 - 5:34am

Winnipeg Free Press

Councillor urges city to plug in to federal funds for electric-vehicle chargers
Winnipeg Free Press
Civic officials appear ready to support a proposal to install several fast-charging stations for electric vehicles across the city. At its meeting Tuesday, council's public works committee directed the administration to "explore all external funding ...
Winnipeg councillors amped up enough to look into building electric car charging stationsCBC.ca

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The Real Reason India Is Talking Up Electric Vehicles - Forbes

Wed, 03/05/2017 - 4:56am

Forbes

The Real Reason India Is Talking Up Electric Vehicles
Forbes
Earlier this week, Piyush Goyal, the Indian minister in charge of energy and power said, “We are going to introduce electric vehicles in a very big way…. The idea is that by 2030, not a single petrol or diesel car should be sold in the country.” Small ...
India to make every single car electric by 2030 in bid to tackle pollution that kills millionsThe Independent
India targets electric vehicles 'in a very big way' with 2030 goal for all-electric fleetwww.businessgreen.com
Everyone in India Will Be Driving Electric Cars By 2030 to Fight Air PollutionNextShark
India Today -The Quint -Livemint -International Business Times, India Edition
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BMW announces production expansion for its upcoming electric ... - Electrek

Wed, 03/05/2017 - 1:00am

Electrek

BMW announces production expansion for its upcoming electric ...
Electrek
The best way to know if a legacy automaker is getting serious about electric vehicles is to see if they are investing in converting their current manufacturing ...
BMW Expands Electric Car Production Plans - The DriveThe Drive

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Big Oil Bets Big On Electric Vehicles - ValueWalk

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 9:32pm

ValueWalk

Big Oil Bets Big On Electric Vehicles
ValueWalk
Speaking this week at the Bloomberg New Energy Finance conference in New York, Total SA's chief energy economist, Joel Couse, forecasted that Electric Vehicles will make up 15 to 30 percent of global new vehicle sales by 2030. Oil demand for ...
Big Oil Betting On Electric VehiclesOilVoice

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India targets electric vehicles 'in a very big way' with 2030 goal for all-electric fleet - www.businessgreen.com

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 8:06pm

www.businessgreen.com

India targets electric vehicles 'in a very big way' with 2030 goal for all-electric fleet
www.businessgreen.com
"We are going to introduce electric vehicles in a very big way," he was quoted as saying by The Times of India. "We are going to make electric vehicles self-sufficient like UJALA [a previous government initiative to promote LED light bulbs]. The idea ...
India to make every single car electric by 2030 in bid to tackle pollution that kills millionsThe Independent
India eyes all-electric car fleet by 2030India Today
India to Sell Only Electric Cars by 2030: Ambitious or Achievable?The Quint
Livemint -Forbes -Economic Times
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ISRO Demonstrates Solar Hybrid Electric Car - NDTVAuto.com

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 2:01pm

NDTVAuto.com

ISRO Demonstrates Solar Hybrid Electric Car
NDTVAuto.com
As we see the world moving towards electric cars or even hybrids, there's still a very important energy source that remains untapped - the sun. While there has been a lot of development in the area of using solar energy in homes, there's also been ...
Isro successfully demonstrates a solar electric hybrid carTech2 (blog)

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Govt explores buy and lease strategy to boost electric vehicle usage - Livemint

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 8:43am

Livemint

Govt explores buy and lease strategy to boost electric vehicle usage
Livemint
New Delhi: The government is exploring a strategy to task a company with buying electric vehicles (EVs) in bulk and then leasing them to companies such as taxi aggregators, in an attempt to bring down the cost of such vehicles. The strategy is to ...

General Motors says it will become the first automaker to generate ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 8:09am

Telegraph.co.uk

General Motors says it will become the first automaker to generate ...
Telegraph.co.uk
US auto giant General Motors is poised to become the first manufacturer to make a profit from electric vehicles, a GM executive predicted on Monday.

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Kootenay region makes electric cars a priority - CBC.ca

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 7:35am

CBC.ca

Kootenay region makes electric cars a priority
CBC.ca
The Kootenays are B.C.'s electric powerhouse, and the region is making significant advances to put electric cars on the road. The region's dams generate more than half of the province's electricity needs, but some say residents in the region have not ...

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GM says will be first to profit from electric cars - Yahoo7 - Yahoo7 News

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 7:05am

Yahoo7 News

GM says will be first to profit from electric cars - Yahoo7
Yahoo7 News
Detroit (AFP) - US auto giant General Motors is poised to become the first manufacturer to make a profit from electric vehicles, a GM executive predicted on ...

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It's good-bye Drive Oregon, hello Forth - Portland Business Journal

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 5:58am

It's good-bye Drive Oregon, hello Forth
Portland Business Journal
Drive Oregon is no more, but electric vehicle advocacy and development in the region isn't going away. The state-funded group's metamorphosis into a self-sufficient, wider-ranging organization called Forth — detailed in our current cover story ...

New Zealand's first 3D-printed electric car being built in Otara - Stuff.co.nz

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 4:43am

Stuff.co.nz

New Zealand's first 3D-printed electric car being built in Otara
Stuff.co.nz
A first prototype will be ready by August and Munn's anticipating it will then be on the market by March 2018 at a cost of about $10,000. "It's a first for New Zealand and I'm really excited that New Zealand can have an electric car it can call its own ...
Entrepreneur Engages New Zealand's Youth While Developing 3D Printed Electric Car3DPrint.com
'The Drop' to become New Zealand's first 3D printed electric car3ders.org (blog)

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How Hogle Zoo visitors can get discounts on electric vehicles and bikes - Good4Utah

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 3:14am

How Hogle Zoo visitors can get discounts on electric vehicles and bikes
Good4Utah
Utah's Hogle Zoo and Utah Clean Energy have launched a Zoo-m Go Electric Program through May 31, 2017. Zoo members, staff and visitors can get discounts on energy-saving, non-pollutant vehicles. That includes discounts of up to 25 percent off the ...

Become a Canberra Times member today - The Canberra Times

Tue, 02/05/2017 - 12:15am

The Canberra Times

Become a Canberra Times member today
The Canberra Times
While environmental factors may have originally motivated many of the people who bought electric vehicles, they've since found they also save money on everyday costs, such as fuel and maintenance. The benefits of electric cars extend to governments and ...

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Electric vehicle fast charging station coming to London mall - Globalnews.ca

Mon, 01/05/2017 - 9:53pm

Globalnews.ca

Electric vehicle fast charging station coming to London mall
Globalnews.ca
The new fast charge, Level 3 (480 V) station will be installed at Masonville Place, providing an electric vehicle (EV) charge in 20 to 30 minutes. There are already 12 locations with Level 1 (110 V) and Level 2 (220 V) chargers available for drivers on ...
Charging station will be located at Masonville Place shopping mallLondon Free Press

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India to make every single car electric by 2030 in bid to tackle pollution that kills millions - The Independent

Mon, 01/05/2017 - 9:10pm

The Independent

India to make every single car electric by 2030 in bid to tackle pollution that kills millions
The Independent
Comparing the drive to a 2015 initiative in the country to reduce energy bills by promoting LED lightbulbs, he told reporters: "We are going to make electric vehicles self-sufficient... The idea is that by 2030, not a single petrol or diesel car should ...
electric vehicles: India aiming for all-electric car fleet by 2030, petrol ...Times of India
Goodbye Petrol Pumps, Queues And Smoke, India Aims To Have ...Indiatimes.com
India goes for e-ride, eyes all-electric car fleet by 2030: Piyush GoyalEconomic Times
NewsBytes
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A Jolt to Electric Car Drivers? - Flatland (blog)

Mon, 01/05/2017 - 9:06pm

A Jolt to Electric Car Drivers?
Flatland (blog)
Kansas City Power & Light could soon deliver sticker shock – along with the kilowatts – as it seeks to wring more cash from its network of charging stations for electric vehicles. The utility is pushing for an optional “session fee” of up to $6 per ...

New Zealand's first 3D-printed electric car being built in Otara - Independent Community Newspaper

Mon, 01/05/2017 - 8:42pm

Independent Community Newspaper

New Zealand's first 3D-printed electric car being built in Otara
Independent Community Newspaper
South Auckland will soon be home to New Zealand's first 3D-printed electric vehicle. In an office at Otara's Accelerating Aotearoa, Ira Munn is busy working away on The Drop - a three-wheeled electric car. The Drop is designed for commuters, will be ...

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Electric vehicles park up in Palmerston North - Manawatu Standard

Mon, 01/05/2017 - 4:48pm

Manawatu Standard

Electric vehicles park up in Palmerston North
Manawatu Standard
A fleet of electric vehicles created a buzz in Palmerston North as a tour showcasing their attributes stopped in the city. About 25 electric cars parked in The Square on Monday as part of an electric vehicle tour travelling from Bluff to Kaitaia ...

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City's permits bureau will add electric vehicles to fleet by end of year - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 01/05/2017 - 2:00pm

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

City's permits bureau will add electric vehicles to fleet by end of year
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
If everything goes well, 10 Pittsburgh employees in the Bureau of Permits, Licensing and Inspections should begin using electric vehicles to do their jobs by the end of the year. The vehicles — and the stations that will charge them — will be made ...

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