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Buffett-backed Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD to open truck plant in Canada - South China Morning Post

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 7:28pm

South China Morning Post

Buffett-backed Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD to open truck plant in Canada
South China Morning Post
BYD, the Chinese electric vehicle maker backed by Warren Buffett, plans to open its first assembly plant in Canada, in anticipation of a surge in demand for electric trucks from municipalities and businesses. BYD, often described as China's Tesla, will ...

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Lampposts to be transformed into electric car chargers as more people make the switch - Express.co.uk

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 7:01pm

Express.co.uk

Lampposts to be transformed into electric car chargers as more people make the switch
Express.co.uk
Cllr Gerard Hargreaves, Kensington and Chelsea Council Lead Member for Transport, said: “There is growing demand for charging facilities and a growing number of electric vehicles in Kensington and Chelsea. Most residents do not have access to off ...
Lamp post electric vehicle charging network set for London boroughClean Energy News

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China's electric car push set to trigger 'war of attrition' - Financial Times

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 6:54pm

Financial Times

China's electric car push set to trigger 'war of attrition'
Financial Times
New Chinese rules mandating a boost in electric vehicle production are raising fears of a glut of battery-powered cars that carmakers will be hard pressed to sell. Regulations adopted in September require EVs to account for up to 8 per cent of sales by ...

Does the rise of electric vehicles mean we've passed peak oil? - CityMetric

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 5:06pm

CityMetric

Does the rise of electric vehicles mean we've passed peak oil?
CityMetric
European demand for oil to propel its passenger vehicles has been falling for years. Many experts expect a sharper decline in the years ahead as the shift toward electric vehicles spreads across the world. And that raises questions about whether ...

Electric Vehicle Showcase To Be Held On Thurs - Bernews

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 2:02pm

Electric Vehicle Showcase To Be Held On Thurs
Bernews
electic car generic 34r351 The Department of Energy [DOE], in collaboration with Bermuda's leading electric vehicle distributors, entrepreneurs and enthusiasts, will be hosting the Island's first free, multi-vendor Electric Vehicle Showcase on Thursday ...

Amsterdam's Electric Vehicle Leadership (CleanTechnica Video) - CleanTechnica

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 9:45am

CleanTechnica

Amsterdam's Electric Vehicle Leadership (CleanTechnica Video)
CleanTechnica
One of the top presentations at EVBox's first annual rEVolution conference earlier this year came from Bart Vertelman, Program Manager of Electric Mobility at the City of Amsterdam. Check out his presentation below in this exclusive CleanTechnica video.

Robin Hood Rides Again: Lifting the Electric Vehicle Tax Credit - Forbes

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 5:03am

Forbes

Robin Hood Rides Again: Lifting the Electric Vehicle Tax Credit
Forbes
BERLIN, GERMANY - OCTOBER 11: A driver drives a Sono Motors Sion solar-powered electric car during a presentation event on October 11, 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Munich-based Sono Motors claims the car has a range of 250km and can charge its ...

Electric Vehicle Tax Credit Could Stay in Place, Thanks to US Senate Proposal - The Drive

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 4:47am

The Drive

Electric Vehicle Tax Credit Could Stay in Place, Thanks to US Senate Proposal
The Drive
The tax reform proposal released by the U.S. Senate last Thursday retains the Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit absent from the House version, the New York Daily News reports. This may allay the fears of manufacturers who would suffer from the loss ...
Who wants to kill the electric car again?Salon
Senate tax plan leaves electric-car purchase credit in placeGreen Car Reports

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How to set up a public electric vehicle charging station, the fast charging edition - Treehugger

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 2:28am

Treehugger

How to set up a public electric vehicle charging station, the fast charging edition
Treehugger
So far, when businesses have looked at installing electric vehicle charging, most have opted to go for slower, Level 2 charging which provides most vehicles with about 20 miles of charge in an hour. (A little more for Tesla destination chargers.) As ...

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WiTricity and Texas Instruments Collaborate on Electric Vehicle Wireless Charging Solution - Business Wire (press release)

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 1:01am

WiTricity and Texas Instruments Collaborate on Electric Vehicle Wireless Charging Solution
Business Wire (press release)
WiTricity's industry-leading DRIVE 11 wireless charging system enables drivers to park their electric vehicles (EVs) and be assured of rapid and efficient charging without having to handle charging cables. WiTricity's TMN™ Controller utilizing TI's ...

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China Electric Vehicle Industry Research Report 2017-2021 - Research and Markets - Business Wire (press release)

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 11:39pm

The Tri-County Press

China Electric Vehicle Industry Research Report 2017-2021 - Research and Markets
Business Wire (press release)
In terms of the development trend of current technologies and vehicle driving principles, electric vehicles can be divided into three categories: battery electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles and fuel cell electric vehicles. Since fuel cell ...
GLOBAL ELECTRIC VEHICLE MARKET FORECAST 2017-2026PR Newswire (press release)
Tap into Profitable Business with Electric Vehicle Asia 2018 and iEVTech 2018Markets Insider
Electric Vehicle Market Insights with Statistics and Growth Prediction 2017 to 2022E News Access (press release)
The Tri-County Press
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Electric vehicle growth is driving nickel prices - IG

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 11:07pm

IG

Electric vehicle growth is driving nickel prices
IG
Granted, stockpiles are once again in the spotlight, but it's the diverse analyst's estimates in electric vehicle growth and a change in government policy which is pushing this specific base metal higher. The nickel in these batteries, however, has to ...

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CATL aims for the top in electric vehicle battery market - Financial Times

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 11:07pm

Financial Times

CATL aims for the top in electric vehicle battery market
Financial Times
CATL, China's fastest growing lithium battery maker, is planning to raise $2bn from an initial public offering to help fund its expansion as it attempts to become the world's largest supplier of batteries for electric vehicles. The offering comes as a ...

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Now Republicans want to end the electric-car tax credit: It's a dreadful idea - Salon

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 9:02pm

Salon

Now Republicans want to end the electric-car tax credit: It's a dreadful idea
Salon
"There is no question that the potential elimination or phase-out of the electric vehicle tax credit will impact the choices of prospective buyers and make it more challenging for manufacturers to comply with electric vehicle mandates in 10 states ...
Senate tax plan leaves electric-car purchase credit in placeGreen Car Reports

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General Motors Debuts First Electric Vehicle in the Middle East - Forbes Middle East

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 5:56pm

Forbes Middle East

General Motors Debuts First Electric Vehicle in the Middle East
Forbes Middle East
General Motors today announced the Middle East launch of its latest electric model, the Chevrolet Bolt EV, at the Dubai International Motor Show. One of the longest-range electric vehicles in the market, the new ecological car will be up for sale in ...
A Glimpse Into the Future of Electric Cars, 2017 EditionEnergy Collective

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Electric vehicles raise more questions than answers - Kenai Peninsula Online

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 5:41pm

Electric vehicles raise more questions than answers
Kenai Peninsula Online
To date, the local peak of electric car popularity may have come when managers of the Kenai's Kendall Ford dealership, formerly Stanley Ford, added several models of hybrid and electric Ford vehicles to its stock. Kendall Ford salesman Dave Bartelmay ...

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US giant reveals plan to push electric cars in Gulf markets - ArabianBusiness.com

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 4:49pm

ArabianBusiness.com

US giant reveals plan to push electric cars in Gulf markets
ArabianBusiness.com
This builds on Ford's earlier commitment to invest $4.5 billion to deliver 13 new electric vehicles in the next five years, including the Ford F-150 Hybrid and a hybrid autonomous vehicle designed for commercial operations in mobility services ...

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Innovative Motor Designs for Electric Cars Come to Life - IEEE Spectrum

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 4:02pm

Innovative Motor Designs for Electric Cars Come to Life
IEEE Spectrum
Faraday Future, a start-up technology company focused on the development of intelligent electric vehicles, is using COMSOL Multiphysics® software, a multiphysics finite element analysis program, to produce cutting-edge electric motors with high power ...

Will Electric Vehicles Replace Gas-Powered Ones? - Wall Street Journal

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 2:01pm

Wall Street Journal

Will Electric Vehicles Replace Gas-Powered Ones?
Wall Street Journal
Electric vehicles seem to be on a roll. Several countries, including Britain, France and India, have said they want to end sales of gasoline and diesel cars and light trucks in less than 25 years. Auto makers are following along—Ford, General Motors ...

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US Electric Car Sales … Jolt Electric Folding Bike … Tesla Battery Director Departure … (Top 20 CleanTechnica ... - CleanTechnica

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 11:09am

CleanTechnica

US Electric Car Sales … Jolt Electric Folding Bike … Tesla Battery Director Departure … (Top 20 CleanTechnica ...
CleanTechnica
2017 is the year of the electric vehicle, and that's been reflected in CleanTechnica coverage and our most popular articles. Yet again, the most popular stories of the past week here on CleanTechnica were EV stories, with a few big renewable energy ...

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