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A First for Georgia: Electric Vehicle Day - Clean Energy News (blog)

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 7:13am

Clean Energy News (blog)

A First for Georgia: Electric Vehicle Day
Clean Energy News (blog)
A bipartisan group of state lawmakers, including Representatives Allen Peake, Don Parsons, Scott Holcomb, Ron Stephens, and Todd Jones, introduced the resolution during morning orders citing the benefits of electric vehicles (EV) to Georgia's economy ...
Ford should learn that it can't force electric vehicles on consumersThe Hill
Letter: Mich. should drive electric car futureThe Detroit News
Are Electric Vehicles Finally Taking Off? Here's What You Need to KnowEnergy Collective

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Queensland's electric car 'super highway' all but completed - WAtoday

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 6:07am

WAtoday

Queensland's electric car 'super highway' all but completed
WAtoday
Most of the chargers were built by Brisbane company Tritium, which provided the Veefil fast chargers to countries throughout Europe, while a smaller number were provided by EVLink, which were manufactured by Schneider Electric. On Wednesday, Main Roads ...

Electric cars - Energy Saving Trust

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 1:09am

Clean Energy News (blog)

Electric cars
Energy Saving Trust
Electric and plug-in cars come in all shapes and sizes with a large number of models now available. Electric vehicle technology is fast maturing and as range increases and prices come down, running one is becoming an attractive option for many drivers ...
A First for Georgia: Electric Vehicle DayClean Energy News (blog)
Ford should learn that it can't force electric vehicles on consumersThe Hill
Automotive sector deal confirms government support for electric vehiclesLexology
The Detroit News -Energy Collective
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'Bleeding obvious' EV owners must pay their way, says Barnaby Joyce - The Australian

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 12:02am

The Australian

'Bleeding obvious' EV owners must pay their way, says Barnaby Joyce
The Australian
Pressure is mounting for a new road user charge to apply to electric vehicles, with Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce declaring it “bleeding obvious” that EV owners must start to pay their way. The government is due to launch an inquiry into road ...

Electric vehicle motor factory opens in Oxfordshire - BBC News

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 11:00pm

BBC News

Electric vehicle motor factory opens in Oxfordshire
BBC News
A new electric motor factory has been officially opened in Oxfordshire. Motor manufacturer YASA has said it will build up to 100,000 motors for hybrid and electric vehicles each year at the facility and create 150 jobs. The company, based at Oxford ...
Electric Motor Manufacturer YASA Secures £15m Growth Funding, Opens New Oxford Production FacilityBusiness Wire (press release)

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East's electric vehicle sector 'could strengthen ties with China' - East Anglian Daily Times

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 8:34pm

East Anglian Daily Times

East's electric vehicle sector 'could strengthen ties with China'
East Anglian Daily Times
... chief research scientist at BT Technology in Martlesham, and Doug Field, chair of New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) at a LinksEast lunch at East of England Co-op's headquarters in Wherstead. Picture: DAVID WEBB. Julian Munson, head of ...

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Electric Vehicles This Week: Mahindra To Dabble In Electric Cabs; Tesla Says No Production Issues With Model 3 - Inc42 Media

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 7:30pm

Inc42 Media

Electric Vehicles This Week: Mahindra To Dabble In Electric Cabs; Tesla Says No Production Issues With Model 3
Inc42 Media
While the Union Budget took the centre stage this week, electric vehicles managed to get ample media attention, thanks largely to the upcoming Auto Expo 2018. To be held between February 9 and February 14 in Delhi/NCR, the auto show will see major ...
Electric car war intensifies in India: Hyundai set to plug in first EV in 2019 well ahead of Maruti SuzukiInternational Business Times, India Edition

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The Breakneck Rise of China's Colossus of Electric-Car Batteries - Bloomberg

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 5:01pm

Bloomberg

The Breakneck Rise of China's Colossus of Electric-Car Batteries
Bloomberg
The next global powerhouse in the auto industry comes from a small city in a tea-growing province of southeast China, where an unheralded maker of electric-vehicle batteries is planning a $1.3 billion factory with enough capacity to surpass the output ...

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The Sondors electric car looks like a tadpole but could actually be terrific - CarsGuide

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 11:24am

CarsGuide

The Sondors electric car looks like a tadpole but could actually be terrific
CarsGuide
And by the next Tesla, we don't mean this is the next company to say it'll do something and then not do it - although there have been plenty such examples in recent times when it comes to 'game-changing electric vehicles'. Even the name of the car has ...

Are Electric Vehicles Finally Taking Off? Here's What You Need to ... - EcoWatch

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 5:44am

EcoWatch

Are Electric Vehicles Finally Taking Off? Here's What You Need to ...
EcoWatch
Electric vehicles (EVs) are poised to take off. We've just closed a year of record demand and investment. It's no longer a question of whether electric vehicles—or EVs—will arrive, it's how: How big of a role will EVs play, how soon and how clean ...

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VW plans to produce 1500 electric cars per day at its Zwickau factory - Electrek

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 4:28am

Electrek

VW plans to produce 1500 electric cars per day at its Zwickau factory
Electrek
During an official visit from Saxony's new Prime Minister Michael Kretschmer (CDU), the company said that it plans to manufacture 1,500 electric cars per day at the location, according to Sächsische Zeitung. That would be one of the most ambitious ...

Bring the people 'beautiful' electric car charging points, calls former transport minister - The Register

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 12:57am

The Register

Bring the people 'beautiful' electric car charging points, calls former transport minister
The Register
AEV Bill Britain's new network of charging points for battery operated cars should be "iconic and beautiful" just like the telephone box, according the ex-minister in charge of working out their place in the Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill. This ...
MPs approve Bill to force forecourts to provide chargingForecourt Trader

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Is an electric vehicle right for you? - KSAT San Antonio

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 12:37am

KSAT San Antonio

Is an electric vehicle right for you?
KSAT San Antonio
“The other big savings with a pure electric car, you don't have oil changes, you don't have radiator flushes. You do have to check your brake pads, but the maintenance, in the long run, is significantly reduced,” Rowland said. While many of us can't ...

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Central London's largest lamp post electric vehicle charging network almost complete - Clean Energy News

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 12:20am

Clean Energy News

Central London's largest lamp post electric vehicle charging network almost complete
Clean Energy News
The roll out of central London's largest lamp post electric vehicle charging network is nearing completion in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, with over 50 chargers ready for use. The Council is installing 57 lamp post charging points in ...

Craig Kelly fights non-existent electric car subsidies - The Australian Financial Review

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 12:15am

The Australian Financial Review

Craig Kelly fights non-existent electric car subsidies
The Australian Financial Review
Nature abhors a vacuum, which goes some way to explaining the annual silliness of January's ghost quiet news cycle. Now, according to The Australian (or at least its summer B-team; speaking as a card-carrying member of this newspaper's year-round D ...

KCP&L reaches goal to install 1000 electric vehicle charging stations - KSHB

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 12:09am

KSHB

KCP&L reaches goal to install 1000 electric vehicle charging stations
KSHB
KCP&L reached its milestone of installing 1,000 electric vehicle charging stations across the city. From grocery stores and parks to shopping malls and hotels, the charging stations are on both sides of the state line. The effort began in January 2015 ...

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Electric vehicles: BP invests $5 million in charging business FreeWire - CNBC

Wed, 31/01/2018 - 8:48pm

CNBC

Electric vehicles: BP invests $5 million in charging business FreeWire
CNBC
Oil major subsidiary BP Ventures has invested $5 million in FreeWire Technologies, a U.S. company that specializes in mobile electric vehicle (EV) rapid charging systems. In an announcement Tuesday, the business said it planned to use the units at a ...
BP next to add electric vehicle charging points to petrol stationsPocket-lint.com
BP Invests in Mobile Electric Vehicle Charging Company FreeWireScandOil
BP makes $5 million bet on electric vehiclesNewsline

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Report finds shift to cheap electric vehicles feasible in Australia - Energy Matters

Wed, 31/01/2018 - 5:14pm

MacroBusiness (blog)

Report finds shift to cheap electric vehicles feasible in Australia
Energy Matters
The CEO of Beyond Zero Emissions (BZE) says Australians would do well to consider switching to cheap electric vehicles within the next ten years. Vanessa Petrie said in a Daily Telegraph report that there are many good reasons to make the switch. These ...
Why does the Coalition hate electric cars? - MacroBusinessMacroBusiness (blog)
Telangana electric vehicle policy to create a separate consumer ...Business Line
Powering the silent revolution: Electric vehicles and new routes to ...Utility Dive
Union of Concerned Scientists (blog) -Smart Cities Dive -New Haven Register
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Taxi drivers to get €7000 grant for switching to electric cars - Irish Times

Wed, 31/01/2018 - 2:59pm

Irish Times

Taxi drivers to get €7000 grant for switching to electric cars
Irish Times
Taxi drivers and operators of other public service vehicles are set to benefit from a new €7,000 grant scheme aimed at encouraging them to opt for electric vehicles. Minister for Transport, Shane Ross, will this week announce a new incentive scheme ...

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World's longest electric vehicle highway officially up and running in Qld - myGC.com.au

Wed, 31/01/2018 - 2:24pm

myGC.com.au

World's longest electric vehicle highway officially up and running in Qld
myGC.com.au
QUEENSLAND is now home to the world's longest electric vehicle super highway following the installation of two new free charging stations on the state's north and central coast. The two new stations came online last week, meaning motorists can now ...
Queensland's electric car 'super highway' all but completedBrisbane Times
The Electric Car 'Revolution' Arrives For Queensland DriversHit 107
Queensland's electric super highway completeRACQ Live
SBS
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