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Will End of Subsidies 'Kill' Electric Vehicle Market? - Barron's

Wed, 10/05/2017 - 5:10am

Barron's

Will End of Subsidies 'Kill' Electric Vehicle Market?
Barron's
Auto sales and information site Edmunds put out a paper last month that argues that the end of the subsidies will “kill” the U.S. electric vehicle market. Vehicle manufacturers each get credits for their first 200,000 customers. Tesla has sold almost ...
For All of Elon Musk's Brilliance, He Can't Grasp This Fundamental Conceptthebolditalic

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India's Big Push To Go All-In On Electric Vehicles By 2030 - Nasdaq

Wed, 10/05/2017 - 12:41am

Nasdaq

India's Big Push To Go All-In On Electric Vehicles By 2030
Nasdaq
With the government fervently pushing “that by 2030, not a single petrol or diesel car should be sold in the country,” India is all set to be the hotbed for electric vehicles (EVs). India's Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal, New ...
India's Green Car Plan Prioritizes Electric Vehicles Over HybridsNDTVAuto.com
India's green car plan prioritises electric vehicles over hybridsThe News International
All electric cars on roads by 2030The Navhind Times
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Self-driving electric vehicles to make car ownership vanish - The Australian Financial Review

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 11:01pm

The Australian Financial Review

Self-driving electric vehicles to make car ownership vanish
The Australian Financial Review
And automakers and related industries – car dealerships, auto parts stores – will suffer or shutter, with car companies in particular likely having to pivot to becoming manufacturers of autonomous electric vehicles and possibly ride-hailing companies ...
Death spiral for cars. By 2030, you probably won't own oneRenewEconomy

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ChargePoint to deploy 200 of its 'up to 400 kW' electric vehicle charging stations in the UK - Electrek

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 9:33pm

Electrek

ChargePoint to deploy 200 of its 'up to 400 kW' electric vehicle charging stations in the UK
Electrek
We own, install and maintain rapid electric vehicle charging units all over the country, giving landowners the opportunity to earn a rental income by housing them, and giving EV drivers access to the fastest charging available. ChargePoint will fulfil ...
ChargePoint Electric Car Deal In Britain Should Kick-Start European ...Forbes
Partnership to install electric vehicle charging points - The Transport ...Transport Network (press release) (registration) (blog)
ChargePoint Kicks European Expansion Into High Gear With InstaVolt PartnershipCleanTechnica

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ChargePoint to deploy 200 of its 'up to 400 kW' electric vehicle charging stations in the UK - Electrek

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 9:33pm

Electrek

ChargePoint to deploy 200 of its 'up to 400 kW' electric vehicle charging stations in the UK
Electrek
We own, install and maintain rapid electric vehicle charging units all over the country, giving landowners the opportunity to earn a rental income by housing them, and giving EV drivers access to the fastest charging available. ChargePoint will fulfil ...
ChargePoint Electric Car Deal In Britain Should Kick-Start European ExpansionForbes
Partnership to install electric vehicle charging pointsTransport Network (press release) (registration) (blog)

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VW CEO says that this electric car can 'surpass' the Tesla Model 3 - Electrek

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 7:35pm

Electrek

VW CEO says that this electric car can 'surpass' the Tesla Model 3
Electrek
Even though VW has been making some large-scale commitments to electric vehicles, more recently through a giant $10 billion investment over the next 5 years, it can be hard to take them seriously when the only EVs that they built from the ground up are ...
Volkswagen Wants To Snag Tesla's Spot As Top Dog In The US Electric Car MarketThe Daily Caller
VW aims to beat Tesla and become global electric car sales leaderAutoExpress
Volkswagen wants to beat Tesla at its own gameCNET
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Why electric vehicles are the new air conditioners - One Step Off The Grid (blog)

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 2:10pm

One Step Off The Grid (blog)

Why electric vehicles are the new air conditioners
One Step Off The Grid (blog)
Electric vehicles are quickly becoming one of the largest flexible loads on the grid in some areas, and the growth parallels the increase in numbers of air conditioners years ago, says a new study from the Smart Electric Power Alliance. However, the ...

India's Green Car Plan Prioritizes Electric Vehicles Over Hybrids - NDTVAuto.com

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 12:03pm

NDTVAuto.com

India's Green Car Plan Prioritizes Electric Vehicles Over Hybrids
NDTVAuto.com
"If we accelerate electric vehicle growth it will be a disruption for the auto sector and would require investment, but if we're not able to adapt quickly we risk being net importers of batteries," said a government source involved in the plans. "There ...
All electric cars on roads by 2030The Navhind Times
India goes electricMotoring
NITI prefers electric vehicles to hybridsThe Hans India

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Charging Networks, New Models, Environmental Awareness Keys to Electric Car Growth - Forbes

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 3:46am

Forbes

Charging Networks, New Models, Environmental Awareness Keys to Electric Car Growth
Forbes
An article of faith among many advocates of battery electric and plug-in hybrid cars (collectively referred to as EVs) is that once price becomes competitive with fossil fuel powered cars and the range on battery exceeds 200 miles, there will be a leap ...

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Upcoming all-electric Jaguar I-Pace production design prototype spotted ahead of launch - Electrek

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 2:37am

Electrek

Upcoming all-electric Jaguar I-Pace production design prototype spotted ahead of launch
Electrek
The Jaguar I-Pace is one of the most exciting all-electric vehicles coming next year. The design of the concept has been really well-received and the specs are on par with other high-end all-electric vehicles planned for production in 2018-2019. Only a ...

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World's largest electric vehicle maker BYD sees sales drop 34% after China reduced subsidies - Electrek

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 12:32am

Electrek

World's largest electric vehicle maker BYD sees sales drop 34% after China reduced subsidies
Electrek
BYD became the world's biggest electric vehicle maker thanks to its market-leading position in China, which in turn became both the biggest automotive market and electric vehicle market in recent years. But as the government is reducing its direct EV ...
The World's Largest Electric Vehicle Maker Hits a Speed Bump - MIT ...MIT Technology Review

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People are really starting to embrace electric cars - Engadget

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 11:45pm

Engadget

People are really starting to embrace electric cars
Engadget
As with any new transportation technology, it's not as simple as building your first vehicle and expecting the whole world to change. And yet, it appears as if the world is finally cottoning on to this whole electric cars are better and cheaper to run ...

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Nissan Targets 550 Kilometer Electric Car By 2020 - CleanTechnica

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 11:35pm

CleanTechnica

Nissan Targets 550 Kilometer Electric Car By 2020
CleanTechnica
Kazuo Yajima, Renault-Nissan Alliance Global Director of EV & HEV technology, believes the future for cars will be pure electric vehicles — not plug-in hybrids. Certainly, if the charging infrastructure continues to increase (and becomes available ...

riversimple's rasa fuel cell electric car tested on UK roads - Designboom

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 11:00pm

Designboom

riversimple's rasa fuel cell electric car tested on UK roads
Designboom
riversimple's hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle prototype is launched with a claimed fuel economy equivalent to 250 mpg (0.9 l/100km). the 'rasa' car has a lightweight carbon-fiber monocoque shell, in-wheel electric motors, a bank of supercapacitors ...
This Riversimple Rasa hydrogen car wants to save the worldTop Gear

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When electric vehicles crash, what happens to the battery? - Science Daily

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 10:51pm

Science Daily

When electric vehicles crash, what happens to the battery?
Science Daily
Lithium-based traction batteries are usually completely enclosed in the battery case and integrated in the vehicle to protect the battery from all conceivable stresses and external influences. This “armour” has an effect on construction, weight, size ...

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Electric car driver finds altered BMW ad lowers range after purchase - CBC.ca

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 7:00pm

CBC.ca

Electric car driver finds altered BMW ad lowers range after purchase
CBC.ca
Internet archives show that 11 months after Keilman committed to leasing the car, the company altered its online marketing material, reducing its claim of the distance the car could travel on one charge from a maximum of 200 kilometres to 160 ...

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How far electric car? - ABC Local

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 5:10pm

ABC Local

How far electric car?
ABC Local
80 year old John Allason chose an all-electric car, which will travel a little over 100 kilometres before needing a recharge. For John this means it's a city car, perfect for zipping into town and doing errands. In the summer months, when his solar ...

The World's Largest Electric Vehicle Maker Hits a Speed Bump - MIT ... - MIT Technology Review

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 2:02pm

MIT Technology Review

The World's Largest Electric Vehicle Maker Hits a Speed Bump - MIT ...
MIT Technology Review
China's BYD has huge market share and the backing of Warren Buffett, but a recent drop in government subsidies is hurting sales of its electric cars.
BYD Debuts Electric Garbage Truck With 76 Miles Range, Saves ...InsideEVs

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Volkswagen plans to 'leapfrog' Tesla in electric car race - Financial Times

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 2:20am

Financial Times

Volkswagen plans to 'leapfrog' Tesla in electric car race
Financial Times
The VW brand, by far the biggest company in the 12-brand Volkswagen Group, said it would target 1m electric car sales by 2025. This would put it on a clear path to clash with Tesla, the US electric carmaker that sold fewer than 80,000 units last year ...

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Electric vehicle event to be first of its kind in Kidderminster - Evesham Journal

Mon, 08/05/2017 - 2:11am

Evesham Journal

Electric vehicle event to be first of its kind in Kidderminster
Evesham Journal
Transition Kidderminster, a local environmental group, is organising the event at Youth House car park, in Bromsgrove Street, on Saturday, May 13, between 10am and 12 noon. The show will provide an opportunity for Wyre Forest residents and businesses ...

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