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Here's a real robot electric car fast-charging station like the one Tesla has been promising for years - Electrek

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 7:09am

Electrek

Here's a real robot electric car fast-charging station like the one Tesla has been promising for years
Electrek
Do you remember when Tesla unveiled a metal snake robot Supercharger that can automatically plug into your car? The device was supposed to be added to Supercharger stations as part of Tesla autonomous driving ambitions in order to enable self-driving ...

Electric car marketing ramps up as VW splurges $60m on Jetsons and Flintstones ads - Stockhead

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 6:47am

Stockhead

Electric car marketing ramps up as VW splurges $60m on Jetsons and Flintstones ads
Stockhead
“While around 30 per cent of German, French and British consumers say they would consider buying an electric vehicle, on average across six major western European car markets just 2.1 per cent of car marketing spend was on zero emission vehicles and ...
Flintstones-Jetsons song mashup powers new electric vehicle awareness adAdAge.com
Electrify America Launches Educational Campaign to Raise Electric Vehicle AwarenessMarkets Insider
VW's Electrify America launches first ad campaign... with a Bolt EVCNET
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Governors and premiers promote electric vehicle revolution - vtdigger.org

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 5:55am

vtdigger.org

Governors and premiers promote electric vehicle revolution
vtdigger.org
“Range anxiety” — or drivers' fear that electric vehicles will leave them stranded when they run out of “juice” — was brought up as a common concern why drivers accustomed to a prevalence of gas stations are reluctant to relinquish their gas or ...

Prepping Electric Vehicles for the Real World - Electronic Design

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 3:57am

Electronic Design

Prepping Electric Vehicles for the Real World
Electronic Design
Download this article in PDF format. Almost everyone likes the idea of an electrical vehicle (EV). They're silent, non-polluting, and have good performance. And there's no such thing as “gas mileage” to worry about. What's not to like? But with sales ...

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Buses, two- and three-wheelers will power electric vehicle revolution, not cars: EAI - The Hindu BusinessLine

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 2:44am

The Hindu BusinessLine

Buses, two- and three-wheelers will power electric vehicle revolution, not cars: EAI
The Hindu BusinessLine
In the emerging electric vehicle (EV) revolution, two- and three-wheelers and buses will drive the growth over the next 6-7 years. Electric cars may have a minimum role during this period, according to a white paper on EV revolution by Energy ...

Two new electric vehicle joint ventures established by Magna and BJEV - News Archives - China Certification – CCC mark certificate (3C) for China (press release)

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 8:22pm

News Archives - China Certification – CCC mark certificate (3C) for China (press release)

Two new electric vehicle joint ventures established by Magna and BJEV
News Archives - China Certification – CCC mark certificate (3C) for China (press release)
The German automotive supplier Magna and the Chinese manufacturer of electric vehicles, Beijing Electric Vehicle (BJEV), have founded two joint ventures for the development and production of electric cars. BJEV is a subsidiary of the BAIC Group and the ...

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Electric car BREAKTHROUGH - New technology could recharge vehicles in SECONDS - Express.co.uk

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 6:36pm

Express.co.uk

Electric car BREAKTHROUGH - New technology could recharge vehicles in SECONDS
Express.co.uk
Electric cars could soon be charged up in as much time as it takes to put fuel in a petrol car after scientists develop a new energy storage system. A group of chemists from the University of Glasgow has developed a new 'flow battery' system which ...
Scots scientists' battery breakthrough could revolutionise electric carsThe Scotsman
Electric Cars Could Soon Be Charged In Seconds With New 'Flow Battery'HuffPost UK

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The sound of silence: Could electric cars improve Perth property prices? - Domain News

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 3:27pm

Domain News

The sound of silence: Could electric cars improve Perth property prices?
Domain News
While we may enjoy the mechanical purr of an internal combustion engine in isolation, there are not many who love the sound of traffic on a roaring freeway. This is a reminder of an almost forgotten externality to electric cars – their silence. Imagine ...

Scots scientists' battery breakthrough could revolutionise electric cars - The Scotsman

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 3:00pm

The Scotsman

Scots scientists' battery breakthrough could revolutionise electric cars
The Scotsman
Electric cars could be charged in a matter of seconds using a revolutionary battery system developed by a team of Scottish scientists, it has been claimed. Researchers at the University of Glasgow have adapted nano-molecules so they are able to store ...
Electric Cars Could Soon Be Charged In Seconds With New 'Flow Battery'HuffPost UK

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China's BYD wins more bids to supply electric vehicles to US - Xinhua

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 2:22pm

China's BYD wins more bids to supply electric vehicles to US
Xinhua
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- Chinese electric automaker BYD has won the bids to supply vehicles to the U.S. state of Georgia and Atlanta city, the company said in a statement released on Monday. BYD said it will supply Georgia's statewide contracts ...

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Chinese electric car company Nio seeks to raise $1.8 billion in IPO - CNBC

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 9:21am

CNBC

Chinese electric car company Nio seeks to raise $1.8 billion in IPO
CNBC
Nio, a Chinese company that makes electric cars, has filed to go public on the New York Stock Exchange. The company said in a filing on Monday that it's looking to raise as much as $1.8 billion in the initial public offering. The company represents new ...
While Elon Musk Pushes to Take Tesla Private, China's Nio Files for a $1.8 Billion IPOFortune
Electric Vehicle Startup Nio Seeks $1.8 Billion IPO on NYSECapitalWatch

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How electric vehicles are moving into the fast lane - BBC News

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 9:06am

BBC News

How electric vehicles are moving into the fast lane
BBC News
From battery-powered delivery trucks and rickshaws, to Formula E racing cars, electric vehicles are entering the mainstream. But will a lack of investment in charging infrastructure hold the market back? In 2015 single mum Sushila Devi was struggling ...

Chinese electric vehicle sharing firms in US$730m growth drive - The Business Times

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 7:51am

The Business Times

Chinese electric vehicle sharing firms in US$730m growth drive
The Business Times
TWO electric vehicle-sharing platforms backed by powerful Chinese carmakers plan to seek external funding totalling almost US$730 million to fuel their growth, people with direct knowledge of the plans said. The moves come as Beijing continues its push ...

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50 electric vehicle charging stations to come up in 3 months - The Hindu

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 5:30am

The Hindu

50 electric vehicle charging stations to come up in 3 months
The Hindu
The State government has awarded the contract to set up the first 50 charging stations, which will kick off its new electric vehicle policy, to M/s K. Solar Group. State power department officials said that within three months the joint venture company ...
Magenta to set up 1st EV charging corridor on Mumbai-Pune highwayTIMESOFINDIA (satire) (press release) (blog)
India's first electric vehicles charging corridor announced by Magenta PowerETEnergyworld.com

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China EV (Electric Vehicle) Motor Controller Industry Report, 2018-2022 - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 5:23am

commercialaviation24.com

China EV (Electric Vehicle) Motor Controller Industry Report, 2018-2022
PR Newswire (press release)
The market price of motor controller for electric bus is usually RMB30,000-50,000/set (around RMB45,000/set on average), of single-motor controller for electric truck RMB6,000-7,000/set or so, of single-motor controller for passenger car RMB7,000/set ...
Electric Motors for Drones and Electric Vehicles: Global Markets and Technologies Through 2023Benzinga

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Whangārei - most electric vehicle friendly town in NZ - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 5:15am

Whangārei - most electric vehicle friendly town in NZ
New Zealand Herald
Whangārei woman Kim Skovlund reckons electric vehicles are the way of the future - they save money, are good for the environment and ''in the end, actually make you money.'' So it's come as no surprise to Skovlund, who has had her 2011 Nissan Leaf ...

Fast and slow electric vehicle chargers coming to Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology - New Zealand Herald

Tue, 14/08/2018 - 2:00am

New Zealand Herald

Fast and slow electric vehicle chargers coming to Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology
New Zealand Herald
Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology plans to set up not one, but two new electric vehicle chargers in Rotorua. The institute was granted $48,972 recently to connect its Tauranga and Rotorua campuses with two electric seven-seater vans for staff and ...

Angus A90 project will create electric vehicle charging hub - The Courier

Mon, 13/08/2018 - 11:56pm

The Courier

Angus A90 project will create electric vehicle charging hub
The Courier
A bank of electric vehicle charging points is to be developed at Orchardbank on the edge of Forfar with the help of European cash. The Angus on the Go project will be located adjacent to the A90 and provide a 'service centre' type solution where people ...

Electrify America Launches Educational Campaign to Raise Electric Vehicle Awareness - Markets Insider

Mon, 13/08/2018 - 11:42pm

Electrify America Launches Educational Campaign to Raise Electric Vehicle Awareness
Markets Insider
RESTON, Va., Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Electrify America, a company investing in electric vehicle charging infrastructure and promoting the adoption of Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEVs), launches its first-ever national advertising campaign ...

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