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How California's utilities are planning the next phase of electric vehicle adoption - Utility Dive

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 2:26am

How California's utilities are planning the next phase of electric vehicle adoption
Utility Dive
The California investor-owned utilities (IOUs) want to spend over a billion dollars to drive electric vehicle charging ahead — and they're not just talking cars. New plans filed with state regulators aim to put plugs on just about everything with ...

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Power to the EV: Norway spearheads Europe's electric vehicle surge - The Guardian

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 1:59am

The Guardian

Power to the EV: Norway spearheads Europe's electric vehicle surge
The Guardian
Oslo, Norway's capital, like most of the Scandinavian country's cities and towns, boasts bus-lane access for electric vehicles (EVs), recharging stations aplenty, privileged parking, and toll-free travel for electric cars. The initiative began in the ...
Electric vehicles now account for record 4.2% share of new vehicle ...Electrek
Sales Figures Show Electric Cars Are Surging Ahead in the UKInverse
Report: Electric vehicle sales climb 37% last yearUtility Dive
Honest John
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Council goes green with electric vehicle fleet - Grimsby Telegraph

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 11:50pm

Grimsby Telegraph

Council goes green with electric vehicle fleet
Grimsby Telegraph
North East Lincolnshire Council are proud to announce the arrival of 11 new electric cars to form part of its security and neighbourhood operations fleet. The Nissan eNV200 electric vehicles, are more cost effective and are expected to have a much ...

EU Plans to Boost Electric Cars - Yale Climate Connections

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 11:01pm

Yale Climate Connections

EU Plans to Boost Electric Cars
Yale Climate Connections
Jozwicka: “To widely accept the use of plug-in electric vehicles, consumers need to have access to charging stations and for most drivers – it starts with charging at home.” That's Magdalena Jozwicka of the European Environment Agency. She contributed ...

Honda and Hitachi Are Forming an Electric Vehicle Motor Company - Fortune

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 10:15pm

Fortune

Honda and Hitachi Are Forming an Electric Vehicle Motor Company
Fortune
Honda Motor and Hitachi's auto parts subsidiary plan to form a joint venture to develop, produce and sell motors for electric vehicles (EV), joining forces to better compete in the highly specialized "green" car segment. Automakers are increasingly ...
Honda Cites Growing Electric Car Demand for Hitachi VentureBloomberg
Honda Motor, Hitachi Automotive Sign MoU To Form JV For Electric Vehicle MotorsNasdaq
Honda, Hitachi Automotive to develop, make electric vehiclesPhys.Org
Nikkei Asian Review
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Morgan made a £6662 kid version of its all-electric EV3 vehicle - Pocket-lint.com

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 12:50pm

Pocket-lint.com

Morgan made a £6662 kid version of its all-electric EV3 vehicle
Pocket-lint.com
Less than a year after unveiling the three-wheel, all-electric EV3, British car company Morgan has announced a version for kids. Morgan's first all-electric vehicle -- which launched last year with a 62bhp electric motor fed by lithium ion batteries ...
Morgan courts future electric drivers with EV3 JuniorNew Atlas

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Billionaire Carlos Slim And Mexico's Bread Giant Bimbo To Launch A Made-In-Mexico Electric Vehicle - Forbes

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 8:29am

Forbes

Billionaire Carlos Slim And Mexico's Bread Giant Bimbo To Launch A Made-In-Mexico Electric Vehicle
Forbes
Giant Motors, controlled by Slim's financial services conglomerate, Inbursa, is in the process of manufacturing a made-in-Mexico electric vehicle with plans to launch it commercially next year, Forbes Mexico reported. “We are developing a new Mexican ...

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Electric Vehicle Charging Services Market: By Charging Station (AC Charging Station, DC Charging Station, Inductive ... - Yahoo Finance

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 7:48am

Electric Vehicle Charging Services Market: By Charging Station (AC Charging Station, DC Charging Station, Inductive ...
Yahoo Finance
6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric vehicle charging services, also commonly known as electric vehicle charging station or electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE), is a type of vehicle charging infrastructure that supplies electric energy to charge the ...

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Electric Vehicle Charging Services Market: By Charging Station (AC Charging Station, DC Charging Station, Inductive ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 7:40am

Electric Vehicle Charging Services Market: By Charging Station (AC Charging Station, DC Charging Station, Inductive ...
PR Newswire (press release)
LONDON, Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric vehicle charging services, also commonly known as electric vehicle charging station or electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE), is a type of vehicle charging infrastructure that supplies electric energy to ...

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Electric vehicles now account for record 4.2% share of new vehicle registrations in the UK - Electrek

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 5:27am

Electrek

Electric vehicles now account for record 4.2% share of new vehicle registrations in the UK
Electrek
Electric vehicles had a breakout year in the UK in 2016 and the market is off to a good start in 2017. Battery-powered vehicles are starting to represent a more significant portion of the total new vehicle sales in the country – it reached a record of ...
UK electric vehicle boom drives new car sales to 12-year high ...The Guardian

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Electric vehicles now account for record 4.2% share of new vehicle registrations in the UK - Electrek

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 5:26am

Electrek

Electric vehicles now account for record 4.2% share of new vehicle registrations in the UK
Electrek
Electric vehicles had a breakout year in the UK in 2016 and the market is off to a good start in 2017. Battery-powered vehicles are starting to represent a more significant portion of the total new vehicle sales in the country – it reached a record of ...
Sales Figures Show Electric Cars Are Surging Ahead in the UKInverse

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Sweden's Vattenfall to have completely electric vehicle fleet - Electric Light & Power

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 3:58am

Electric Light & Power

Sweden's Vattenfall to have completely electric vehicle fleet
Electric Light & Power
However, the utility acknowledged Monday that the deal depended on consumers' reception of the idea of using electric vehicles. Vattenfall said it will gradually change its fleet to electric — 1,700 vehicles in Sweden, 1,100 in Germany, 750 in ...
Vattenfall's vehicle fleet to go greenDeutsche Welle

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Plug-in electric car sales in Canada, Jan 2017: Volt on top again - Green Car Reports

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 3:12am

Green Car Reports

Plug-in electric car sales in Canada, Jan 2017: Volt on top again
Green Car Reports
The Chevrolet Volt continued its reign on top of the Canadian electric-vehicle sales charts for the tenth consecutive month in January. The plug-in hybrid Volt's 256 sales obliterated the prior January record of 99 Tesla Model Ses from two years ago ...

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Volkswagen announces plans to convert existing factories to build new platform for electric cars - Electrek

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 2:30am

Electrek

Volkswagen announces plans to convert existing factories to build new platform for electric cars
Electrek
Volkswagen has a lot riding on its new MEB platform – the Modular Electric Drive kit. The company's plan to convert millions of vehicles production capacity to electric within the next 10 years depends on it. The automaker first announced that its ...

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Demand From the Electric Vehicles Market Pushes Alternative Fuel and Energy - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 2:14am

Demand From the Electric Vehicles Market Pushes Alternative Fuel and Energy
PR Newswire (press release)
AFHV produce much less carbon related compounds, such as oxides of carbon, nitrogen, and sulfur, which make them an eco-friendly alternative in the automobile industry. Electric vehicles use electricity as their power source stored in vehicular ...

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With Norway in Lead, Europe Set for Surge in Electric Vehicles ... - Yale Environment 360

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 12:51am

Yale Environment 360

With Norway in Lead, Europe Set for Surge in Electric Vehicles ...
Yale Environment 360
With the help of ambitious emissions-reduction targets, growing support from government and the auto industry, and rapid technological advances, electric ...
It's Electric: DOE Grant Funds EV Corridors on Interstate Highways ...NGT News
DOE wants electric vehicle charging outlets in gasoline stations ...AutoIndustriya.com

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eMotorWerks and con|energy to Partner on Innovative Electric Vehicle Charging Technology in Germany - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 12:14am

eMotorWerks and con|energy to Partner on Innovative Electric Vehicle Charging Technology in Germany
PR Newswire (press release)
SAN CARLOS, Calif., Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to ensure electric vehicles drive on the cleanest energy possible, eMotorWerks, the leading provider of intelligent and cloud connected solutions for electric vehicles (EVs), has announced a ...

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eMotorWerks and con|energy to Partner on Innovative Electric Vehicle Charging Technology in Germany - Yahoo Finance

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 12:07am

eMotorWerks and con|energy to Partner on Innovative Electric Vehicle Charging Technology in Germany
Yahoo Finance
6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to ensure electric vehicles drive on the cleanest energy possible, eMotorWerks, the leading provider of intelligent and cloud connected solutions for electric vehicles (EVs), has announced a partnership with German ...

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Robert Friedland promotes nation's role in electric car future - The Australian

Tue, 07/02/2017 - 12:03am

The Australian

Robert Friedland promotes nation's role in electric car future
The Australian
The $900 million Syerston cobalt and nickel project in central west NSW will be in the spotlight at the world's biggest mining investment conference this week as billionaire mining explorer and promoter Robert Friedland talks up its potential to help ...

UK electric vehicle boom drives new car sales to 12-year high - The Guardian

Mon, 06/02/2017 - 8:42pm

The Guardian

UK electric vehicle boom drives new car sales to 12-year high
The Guardian
The number of new cars registered in the UK hit a 12-year high in January, with electric vehicles taking a record share of the market, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The industry body had warned of a slowdown in the ...

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