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Ford creates team to ramp up electric vehicle development - CNBC

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 2:47am

CNBC

Ford creates team to ramp up electric vehicle development
CNBC
One aim of Ford's "Team Edison" is to identify and develop electric-vehicle partnerships with other companies, including suppliers, in some global markets, according to Sherif Marakby, vice president of autonomous vehicles and electrification. Marakby ...
Ford to increase its fully electric vehicle offerings - Automotive NewsAutomotive News (subscription) (blog)
Ford Creates 'Team Edison' To Accelerate Its Efforts in Battery-Electric VehiclesForbes
Ford wants to partner with other companies on electric carsBusiness Insider
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Electric car owners 'can drive for free by letting energy firms use ... - The Guardian

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 2:16am

The Guardian

Electric car owners 'can drive for free by letting energy firms use ...
The Guardian
Savings from a new scheme will cover the £350-£400 annual cost of charging a Nissan Leaf, says electricity supplier Ovo.
Electric Vehicles Going MainstreamCleanTechnica

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China, With Methodical Discipline, Conjures a Market for Electric Cars - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 1:24am

Wall Street Journal (subscription)

China, With Methodical Discipline, Conjures a Market for Electric Cars
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
SHANGHAI—China has created the world's largest electric-car market by sheer force of will, a giant bet on domestic production that's leaving major foreign auto makers scrambling to keep up. The government is funding its own manufacturers, luring ...

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Sturdy Demand in Electric Vehicles; FDG Seizes the Opportunity to Expand Upstream to Build a New Cathode ... - AsiaOne

Tue, 03/10/2017 - 1:21am

Sturdy Demand in Electric Vehicles; FDG Seizes the Opportunity to Expand Upstream to Build a New Cathode ...
AsiaOne
HONG KONG, Oct 2, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - With rising demand in electric vehicles, FDG Electric Vehicles broadens supply chain upstream to set up a new cathode materials factory. FDG is pleased to announce that FDG Kinetic ("FKL"), Guizhou Guian ...

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Indonesia must take lead in electric vehicle revolution - Jakarta Post

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 8:09pm

Jakarta Post

Indonesia must take lead in electric vehicle revolution
Jakarta Post
Indonesia must take lead in electric vehicle revolution. Vishal Bhargava. Assistant vice president, business strategy at Cogencis Information Services, Ltd. Mumbai | Mon, October 2, 2017 | 04:09 pm ...
Plugging into the battery boomThe Australian

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China sets electric vehicle quota for 2019 - edie.net

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 5:39pm

edie.net

China sets electric vehicle quota for 2019
edie.net
The China Association of Automobile Manufacturers notes that 200 Chinese manufacturers built 379,000 electric and hybrid vehicles in 2015, four times more than 2014. Sales of these vehicles quadrupled in 2015 to 331,000, mainly spurred on by welcoming ...
Will US Automakers Successfully Adapt to a World That Demands Electric Cars?TheStreet.com
China sets target for electric car quota but delays rollout until 2019ETEnergyworld.com
Chinese EV market nearing 2% penetrationMINING.com

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India Drives Toward Electric Vehicle Goals - MetalMiner

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 5:06pm

MetalMiner

India Drives Toward Electric Vehicle Goals
MetalMiner
The fact is that for now, there is only one Indian company that makes electric cars, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. It recently launched the Mahindra e2o Plus City Smart, which comes at a pretty hefty price tag compared to cars run on fossil fuel. On a full ...

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Automakers Plan Electric Car Blitz Even as Tesla Burns Billions - Bloomberg

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 3:16pm

Bloomberg

Automakers Plan Electric Car Blitz Even as Tesla Burns Billions
Bloomberg
Almost 50 new pure electric-car models will come to market globally between now and 2022, including vehicles from Daimler AG and Volkswagen AG. Even British inventor James Dyson is getting into the game, announcing last week that he's investing two ...
China sets electric vehicle quota for 2019edie.net
Will US Automakers Successfully Adapt to a World That Demands Electric Cars?TheStreet.com
Electric Vaporware Bonanza In Frankfurt, & Still No Tesla CompetitorsCleanTechnica
ETEnergyworld.com
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How Electric Cars Work, & Thus, How To Extend Range - CleanTechnica

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 1:00pm

CleanTechnica

How Electric Cars Work, & Thus, How To Extend Range
CleanTechnica
One of the most talked about topics is range anxiety, and I can honestly say that range anxiety is very quickly replaced by range awareness, after a very short period of driving an electric vehicle. Range anxiety is where one is constantly worried ...

Oregon electric vehicle maker Arcimoto plans to speed ahead after $20M IPO - Seattle Times

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 11:20am

Seattle Times

Oregon electric vehicle maker Arcimoto plans to speed ahead after $20M IPO
Seattle Times
Arcimoto, electric-vehicle company in Eugene, Oregon, raised nearly $20 million in a recent initial public offering, and its founder says the firm is on track to deliver its first vehicles to customers this year. Arcimoto shares trade on Nasdaq under ...

Hybrid and Electric Cars: Does the Hype Justify the Price? - NerdWallet

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:42am

NerdWallet

Hybrid and Electric Cars: Does the Hype Justify the Price?
NerdWallet
The simplest way to answer this is to look at the payback time — how long it will take for gas savings to make up for the extra amount, or premium, you pay for an electric vehicle or hybrid. Consider the payback calculation on hybrids. Carmakers often ...

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Special Report: Government insists it's fully on board, but electric car faces long road ahead - Irish Examiner

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:10am

Irish Examiner

Special Report: Government insists it's fully on board, but electric car faces long road ahead
Irish Examiner
Analysis from Bloomberg New Energy Finance shows the switch to electric has been slow. Just 695,000 electric vehicles were sold in 2016, equivalent to about three days of sales in an 84m-strong market. It estimates that including those already on the ...

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Will US Automakers Successfully Adapt to a World That Demands Electric Cars? - TheStreet.com

Mon, 02/10/2017 - 3:47am

TheStreet.com

Will US Automakers Successfully Adapt to a World That Demands Electric Cars?
TheStreet.com
Electric vehicles on a grand scale are no longer a distant pipe dream, and Tesla (TSLA) is no longer the lone wolf in the hunt for market dominance. But recent calls to action from major world powers, including China, the United Kingdom and France ...

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MG Motor: Will wait for policy clarity to plan for electric vehicles in India - Livemint

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 11:56pm

Livemint

MG Motor: Will wait for policy clarity to plan for electric vehicles in India
Livemint
New Delhi: British automotive marque Morris Garages, which is in the process of establishing full scale operations in India, will wait for policy clarity on electric vehicles (EVs) before finalizing plans for the segment in the country, according to a ...

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Dyson's Bid to Build an Electric Car Just Might Work - WIRED

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 10:01pm

WIRED

Dyson's Bid to Build an Electric Car Just Might Work
WIRED
But the auto industry might need a new insult, if the man who made a fortune building some of the world's coolest appliances pulls of his plan to create an electric car. British inventor, Sir James Dyson announced this week that his company will spend ...
Vacuum Maker Dyson Is Building An Electric CarCBS Detroit

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Reports: Electric Vehicles Are Poised to Reshape Global Power Consumption - POWER magazine

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 4:44pm

POWER magazine

Reports: Electric Vehicles Are Poised to Reshape Global Power Consumption
POWER magazine
The rapid adoption of electric vehicles (EVs)—both battery electric vehicles (BEVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs)—is expected to transform global electricity consumption through 2040, three separate reports released in July and August ...

Nissan LEAF AT-EV, The 1st Electric Car To Finish The Grueling 8000-Mile Route Mongol Rally - CleanTechnica

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 8:30am

CleanTechnica

Nissan LEAF AT-EV, The 1st Electric Car To Finish The Grueling 8000-Mile Route Mongol Rally
CleanTechnica
For all the naysayers who think electric cars, and in particular lighter-range Nissan LEAFs, are not up to making it at the Mongol Rally, think again. Husband and wife team Chris and Julie Ramsey showed the Nissan LEAF's agile prowess does have enough ...

51% Of British Motorists Expect To Be Motoring In An Electric Vehicle Within 5 Years - CleanTechnica

Sun, 01/10/2017 - 3:08am

CleanTechnica

51% Of British Motorists Expect To Be Motoring In An Electric Vehicle Within 5 Years
CleanTechnica
The environmentally hopeful results of a recent survey found that 51% (and climbing) of the 1,000 polled British motorists expect to be motoring in an electric vehicle soon. The poll was conducted to mark the launch of Total EV – a website for all ...

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