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Cambridge opens electric vehicle charging stations - MyEasternShoreMD

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 11:06pm

MyEasternShoreMD

Cambridge opens electric vehicle charging stations
MyEasternShoreMD
CAMBRIDGE — The downtown Cambridge and Dorchester County business community gathered recently to launch a set of downtown electric vehicle charging stations. The chargers are now active and were officially launched at a ribbon cutting and ...

E.ON offers new energy tariff to tempt electric vehicle users - Climate Action (press release)

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 10:25pm

Climate Action (press release)

E.ON offers new energy tariff to tempt electric vehicle users
Climate Action (press release)
Energy giant E.ON has created a new tariff in the UK tailored to low-emission road users. The Fix and Drive tariff provides registered electric vehicle or hybrid drivers a two-year supply of 100 per cent renewable energy and a yearly reward of £30 ...

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Electric Vehicle Range Extender Market Worth $479027 Units by 2025 - PR Newswire (press release)

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 7:36pm

Electric Vehicle Range Extender Market Worth $479027 Units by 2025
PR Newswire (press release)
According to a new market research report "Electric Vehicle Range Extender Market by Type (ICE Range Extender, Fuel Cell Range Extender, and Others), Component (Battery Pack, Generator, Power Converter, and Electric Motor), Vehicle (PC and CV), and ...

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Apple might release an electric car after all, Australians say they'd buy it - RenewEconomy

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 2:10pm

RenewEconomy

Apple might release an electric car after all, Australians say they'd buy it
RenewEconomy
There are without a doubt big shifts in the car manufacturing industry, not least of those being the increasing uptake of electric vehicles, development of autonomous and driverless technology and connected cars. At the very least, most motorists today ...

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China's solar giant GCL to make electric car move in new 'eco-town' - Reuters

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 2:01pm

Reuters

China's solar giant GCL to make electric car move in new 'eco-town'
Reuters
JURONG, China (Reuters) - China's leading solar equipment manufacturer GCL is planning a move into the electric vehicle sector, aiming to make use of its expertise in energy to gain a vital competitive advantage in an increasingly crowded industry, ...

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RPT-COLUMN-Nickel is dancing to a new electric (vehicle) beat: Andy Home - Reuters

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 11:01am

RPT-COLUMN-Nickel is dancing to a new electric (vehicle) beat: Andy Home
Reuters
The International Nickel Study Group (INSG) estimates that global first-use nickel usage jumped by 7.8 percent last year and by another 9.7 percent in the first five months of this year. Such are the fundamental bonds between nickel and stainless steel ...

Australia is the worst-equipped nation for electric cars and we lag a decade behind the world - NEWS.com.au

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 9:55am

NEWS.com.au

Australia is the worst-equipped nation for electric cars and we lag a decade behind the world
NEWS.com.au
Analysis released today by the UK firm GoCompare has found we are the worst-equipped country for electric vehicles, performing poorly across several key measures. Of the 30 member nations of the International Energy Agency, Australia has the highest ...
Australia's 'electric car revolution' won't happen automaticallyThe Conversation AU
Australia's shocking car buying intentions revealedNEWS.com.au
The state of electric vehicles in Australia - ClimateWorks AustraliaClimateWorks Australia
Electric Vehicle Council -GoCompare
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China powers towards global electric vehicle supremacy - Small Caps

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 9:28am

Small Caps

China powers towards global electric vehicle supremacy
Small Caps
The electric vehicle revolution is accelerating at unprecedented speeds with the news that China has doubled electric vehicle (EV) production this year. Doubled EV production comes hot on the heels of a global shift towards renewable energy storage ...
Tesla vs. Nio: How the Two Electric Car Companies CompareInverse
Skadden, Latham Steer Tencent-Backed Electric Car Maker's $1.8 Billion IPOLaw.com
Chinese electric-car start-up Nio seeks IPO even as Musk plans to take Tesla privateYahoo News

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Workhorse W-15 & SureFly Electric Vehicles Take New York City By Storm - CleanTechnica

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 2:09am

CleanTechnica

Workhorse W-15 & SureFly Electric Vehicles Take New York City By Storm
CleanTechnica
Like the Chevy Volt, the W-15 is a battery electric vehicle. Plant a size 13 work boot firmly on the accelerator and the dual electric motors will move the truck smartly down the road using only electricity from the battery. The 3-cylinder range ...

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Tropos Motors Extends Range Of Its Low Speed Electric Vehicles With New Lithium-Ion Packs - CleanTechnica

Thu, 16/08/2018 - 12:28am

CleanTechnica

Tropos Motors Extends Range Of Its Low Speed Electric Vehicles With New Lithium-Ion Packs
CleanTechnica
August 15th, 2018 by Kyle Field. Electric utility vehicle manufacturer Tropos Motors has rolled out a new lithium-ion battery pack for its vehicles that quadruples the range and delivers increased safety for customers. The new 26kWh lithium-ion battery ...

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Nickel is dancing to a new electric (vehicle) beat: Andy Home - Reuters

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 11:18pm

Reuters

Nickel is dancing to a new electric (vehicle) beat: Andy Home
Reuters
Nickel and cobalt are two of the metals expected to benefit most from the electric vehicle (EV) revolution. Both are key inputs to most types of lithium-ion battery. It may seem premature for nickel to switch pricing partner. After all, the amount of ...

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Commentary: Nickel is dancing to a new electric (vehicle) beat - Reuters

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 11:14pm

Reuters

Commentary: Nickel is dancing to a new electric (vehicle) beat
Reuters
Nickel and cobalt are two of the metals expected to benefit most from the electric vehicle (EV) revolution. Both are key inputs to most types of lithium-ion battery. It may seem premature for nickel to switch pricing partner. After all, the amount of ...

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Wall Street's Latest Short: Once-Hot Metal for Electric Cars - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:04pm

Wall Street Journal

Wall Street's Latest Short: Once-Hot Metal for Electric Cars
Wall Street Journal
One of the hottest investments of 2017 is now a big short. Investors have reaped gains this year from short bets on companies that produce lithium—a commodity used in the batteries that power electric vehicles and smartphones. Lithium prices soared ...

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Momentum building on electric vehicle transition: driving toward change - Lexology

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 9:24pm

Lexology

Momentum building on electric vehicle transition: driving toward change
Lexology
On 9 July 2018, the Government published its long awaited Road to Zero Strategy (“Strategy”), setting out plans to increase clean road transport infrastructure across the country, reduce vehicle emissions, and drive the commitment to zero emission ...

Why we need to rethink component design for electric vehicles - Power Engineering International

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 8:48pm

Power Engineering International

Why we need to rethink component design for electric vehicles
Power Engineering International
The global effort to reduce carbon emissions and improve air quality is increasing pressure on car manufacturers to transform their portfolios. Swedish manufacturer Volvo became the first major automaker to announce a move to an all-electric range by ...

Scottish battery 'breakthrough' could charge electric cars in seconds - RenewEconomy

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 2:57pm

RenewEconomy

Scottish battery 'breakthrough' could charge electric cars in seconds
RenewEconomy
New battery technology that could see electric vehicles being charged in a fraction of the time of current standards – and powered by either electricity or hydrogen – has been developed by a team of Scottish scientists. Battery storage or fuel cell ...
How a Battery Breakthrough May Lead to Electric Cars That Charge in SecondsInverse

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LES to study electric vehicle use - Lincoln Journal Star

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 2:03pm

Lincoln Journal Star

LES to study electric vehicle use
Lincoln Journal Star
The two-year study will help Lincoln's electric provider explore what a future with more electric vehicles would look like, including impacts of widespread electric vehicle charging and how it would affect the demand on the local electric system.

Governors and premiers promote electric vehicle revolution - Bennington Banner

Wed, 15/08/2018 - 8:31am

Bennington Banner

Governors and premiers promote electric vehicle revolution
Bennington Banner
Purchase incentives were touched upon as a way to make electric vehicles more accessible for lower-income people. Gillbrook noted that although lifetime maintenance and fuel costs were lower for electric vehicles, the initial higher upfront cost could ...

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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 ...

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