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New Nissan Leaf Electric Vehicle Gets Autonomous Driving Features - NDTVAuto.com

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 6:46pm

NDTVAuto.com

New Nissan Leaf Electric Vehicle Gets Autonomous Driving Features
NDTVAuto.com
The company boasts of groundbreaking technology and innovations that makes the new Leaf even better than its predecessor. We take a look at the autonomous features that makes the new Nissan Leaf a force to reckon with in the electric vehicle segment.
Why Norway succeeds with electric vehiclesDeutsche Welle

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India is about to embark on the most ambitious electric-car transformation in the world - Quartz

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 2:52pm

Quartz

India is about to embark on the most ambitious electric-car transformation in the world
Quartz
This is part of the Narendra Modi government's vision to helm a renewable-energy revolution in the country. It reckons that the automobile sector's massive conversion will cut its oil bill by some $60 billion, reduce emissions by 37%, and curb the ...
The long road ahead for electric vehiclesForbes India
Nitin Gadkari says government won't force makers of petrol, diesel cars out of businessEconomic Times
Electric ShockAhmedabad Mirror

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Multinationals launch global program to speed up switch to electric vehicles - The Climate Group

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 2:38pm

Multinationals launch global program to speed up switch to electric vehicles
The Climate Group
NEW YORK: A new business campaign designed to fast-track the uptake of electric vehicles (EV) and infrastructure has been launched by The Climate Group at a unique event in New York today, as business and government leaders gather at Climate Week ...

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Genesis CEO Predicts High-Performance Sub-Brands Will Be Irrelevant With Electric Cars - Jalopnik

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 11:02am

Jalopnik

Genesis CEO Predicts High-Performance Sub-Brands Will Be Irrelevant With Electric Cars
Jalopnik
Hot off the reveal of the 3 Series-rivaling 2018 Genesis G70, the company's CEO has boldly announced that Genesis has no interest in developing a high-performance sub-brand for its luxury cars like many of its rivals due to the imminent threat of ...

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A yellow light on Washington's electric car revolution - The News Tribune

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 9:16am

The News Tribune

A yellow light on Washington's electric car revolution
The News Tribune
Gov. Jay Inslee sounds a bit like President Franklin Roosevelt when he preaches the virtues of electrification. But while FDR delivered electricity to Depression-era rural America via the Tennessee Valley Authority, Inslee pushes to dramatically grow ...

Porsche CEO: Our First All-Electric Vehicle Will Be Released a Year Ahead of Schedule - Futurism

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 5:56am

Futurism

Porsche CEO: Our First All-Electric Vehicle Will Be Released a Year Ahead of Schedule
Futurism
Branded as the luxury carmaker's first fully electric vehicle, the Mission E has been established as a potential rival to Tesla's flagship luxury EV, the Model S. However, with an expected price tag of $80,000, the Mission E is a tad bit more expensive ...
Porsche's stunning Tesla rival will arrive in 2019 and cost $85000Business Insider
Tesla's got a new killer competitor in the electric car sectorGQ India
Porsche's electric Mission E arrives in 2019, priced like PanameraTechCrunch

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Nissan Signals It's Not Backing Down on Electric Vehicles - Greentech Media

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 5:36am

Greentech Media

Nissan Signals It's Not Backing Down on Electric Vehicles
Greentech Media
As car manufacturers scramble for dominance in the competitive electric vehicle market, as more and more governments commit to fuel economy targets and fossil fuel car bans, Nissan and its partner Renault indicate they won't willingly cede their early ...
Auto alliance bets it all on electric car market pivotDesign ENGINEERING
Nissan, Renault, Mitsubishi Deepen Alliance in Electric PushIndependent Online

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Why You Should Consider Buying A Used Electric Car - Forbes

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 5:24am

Forbes

Why You Should Consider Buying A Used Electric Car
Forbes
With some of the latest all-electric cars, most notably the Chevrolet Bolt and Tesla Model 3, able to run for well over 200 miles on a charge, and the redesigned 2018 Nissan Leaf now rated at 150 miles, EVs are fast becoming practical for a growing ...

GM Thinks Electric Cars Will Go Mainstream Soon, Even Without Government Incentives - The Drive

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 5:11am

The Drive

GM Thinks Electric Cars Will Go Mainstream Soon, Even Without Government Incentives
The Drive
They're almost at the tipping point. General Motors thinks electric cars are on the brink of going mainstream in the U.S.—but the carmaker also believes that it and other automakers will soon exhaust current government incentives that help push . "We ...

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Two wheelers to lead electric vehicle market in India - Economic Times

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 5:05am

Economic Times

Two wheelers to lead electric vehicle market in India
Economic Times
"It will take some time for electric cars to be sold en masse. But sales of electric two-wheelers can take off quickly," said Sohinder Gill, director, Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles. "With cost of li-ion batteries coming down ...
Electric ShockAhmedabad Mirror

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China's Electric Vehicles Run on Coal! Yes, But ... - Bloomberg

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 2:43am

Bloomberg

China's Electric Vehicles Run on Coal! Yes, But ...
Bloomberg
The question here is whether or not an electric vehicle truly results in less greenhouse-gas emissions than a traditional one with an internal combustion engine. This doesn't just encompass how the vehicles use their energy, but also where that energy ...

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Tesla-Led Electric Car Revolution Sets Stage For Mass Disruption - Investor's Business Daily

Tue, 19/09/2017 - 12:02am

Investor's Business Daily

Tesla-Led Electric Car Revolution Sets Stage For Mass Disruption
Investor's Business Daily
Mercedes-Benz owner Daimler (DDAIF), one of the most aggressive developers of electric vehicles, delivered a strong warning about electric cars at its annual investor's day conference last week. As electric vehicle manufacturing kicks into full swing ...

The Future Of Electric Vehicles In The US, Part 2: EV Price, Oil Cost, Fuel Economy Drive Adoption - Forbes

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 10:15pm

Forbes

The Future Of Electric Vehicles In The US, Part 2: EV Price, Oil Cost, Fuel Economy Drive Adoption
Forbes
Due to declining electric vehicle (EV) costs, growth in charging station access, and increased familiarity and acceptance by the public, EVs will play an ever-greater role in the U.S. transportation sector. In part one of our analysis, we reported EVs ...

The Growing Electric Vehicle Market In The Middle East - CleanTechnica

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 6:17pm

CleanTechnica

The Growing Electric Vehicle Market In The Middle East
CleanTechnica
The Middle East's leading solar energy conference, Intersolar, takes place this September in Dubai … and we'll be there! CleanTechnica is a 2017 Media Partner. At the 2017 InterSolar Middle East there will be a special session on electric vehicles (EV ...

Electric cars are nowhere - CarAdvice

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 4:09pm

CarAdvice

Electric cars are nowhere
CarAdvice
The Frankfurt motor show is big. It's like if they took Sydney's international and domestic airports, tripled it in size, took away any form of cohesive internal transport and put lots of cars in it. Even then, I think the Frankfurt show is bigger ...
Electric cars take centre stage but SUVs still winning with consumersIndependent.ie

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It's time to switch gears on electric vehicle uptake across Europe - EURACTIV

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 2:38pm

EURACTIV

It's time to switch gears on electric vehicle uptake across Europe
EURACTIV
A new study commissioned by the European Copper Institute and published during European Mobility Week shows just how big: a large-scale integration (80% penetration) of electric vehicles into the European passenger vehicle stock would account for ...

45-ton dump truck to become the world's largest electric vehicle - New Atlas

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 12:20pm

New Atlas

45-ton dump truck to become the world's largest electric vehicle
New Atlas
Digging up materials and hauling them around mining sites is inherently dirty work, but it is set to get a little cleaner on the back of a heavy duty electric vehicle currently under development. Some time in the next few months, the Komatsu HD 605-7 ...

Ithaca Hits the Road With Electric Vehicles - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 11:24am

Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Ithaca Hits the Road With Electric Vehicles
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
Twenty-four different electric cars were registered for this weekend's events, ranging from a Tesla Model S to a Chevrolet Volt. Residents of all ages made their way through Press Bay's lot, asking volunteers in green about mileage and charging ports.

The electric vehicle revolution is 'a huge opportunity' for this robotics giant - CNBC

Mon, 18/09/2017 - 10:34am

CNBC

The electric vehicle revolution is 'a huge opportunity' for this robotics giant
CNBC
ABB, a major player in the realm of robotics, automation and power generation, is fiercely committed to the global shift to electric vehicle transportation. The transformation from traditional cars to electric ones is "a huge opportunity" that will ...

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