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Utilities are paying their customers to buy electric vehicles - Quartz

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 6:03am

Quartz

Utilities are paying their customers to buy electric vehicles
Quartz
Electricity utilities were never designed for a world in which electricity demand didn't go up forever. For a century, that was fine. But after 2005, US demand leveled off and, in some regions, began to decline. The Tennessee Valley Authority is now ...

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NS Power installing electric vehicle charging network without ratepayer funding - Globalnews.ca

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 2:47am

Globalnews.ca

NS Power installing electric vehicle charging network without ratepayer funding
Globalnews.ca
Nova Scotia Power has announced it is moving ahead with plans to install the province's first electric vehicle fast-charging network. Nova Scotia Power. X. - A A +. Listen. Nova Scotia Power is moving ahead with installing electric vehicle fast ...
Nova Scotia Power to build electric vehicle fast-charging network in provinceCTV News
NS Power says $1M for electric vehicle chargers a 'benefit to Nova Scotians'CBC.ca
Nova Scotia Power to install province-wide electric vehicle fast-charging networkThe News

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One Electric Vehicle Tire To Rule Them All, Says Goodyear - CleanTechnica

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 1:52am

CleanTechnica

One Electric Vehicle Tire To Rule Them All, Says Goodyear
CleanTechnica
The problem that Goodyear is attempting to solve is one of those personal mobility conundrums facing urban electric vehicle drivers. Say you have a zero emission electric vehicle, and you have solar panels at home so you don't have to worry about stray ...
Goodyear Presents New Tire Technology Designed to Advance the Performance of Electric VehiclesPR Newswire (press release)

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Geneva Motor Show 2018 – the problem with electric cars - Le News

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 1:45am

Le News

Geneva Motor Show 2018 – the problem with electric cars
Le News
The emissions figure for the Audi comes from the UK Vehicle Certification Agency. The agency calculates the Tesla's emissions at zero. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EVA) does a better job. It shows the Tesla consuming 32 kWh per 100 miles or ...
Audi unveils first electric vehicle in Geneva, set for SA launch by 2020Creamer Media's Engineering News
Geneva: New electric cars coming our way soon from the motor show floorIrish Times
All the cars, concepts, and wild ideas from the Geneva Motor Show 2018The Verge

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Fortum buys Plugsurfing to charge its electric vehicle ambition ... - euronews

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 12:36am

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Fortum buys Plugsurfing to charge its electric vehicle ambition ...
euronews
By Lefteris Karagiannopoulos OSLO (Reuters) – Finland's Fortum is expanding its electric vehicle charging business by acquiring Plugsurfing, a German charging and payment services.
Fortum buys Plugsurfing to charge its electric vehicle ambitionReuters

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Fortum buys Plugsurfing to charge its electric vehicle ambition - Reuters

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 12:29am

Reuters

Fortum buys Plugsurfing to charge its electric vehicle ambition
Reuters
OSLO (Reuters) - Finland's Fortum (FORTUM.HE) is expanding its electric vehicle charging business by acquiring Plugsurfing, a German charging and payment services provider present in 24 European countries, the firm said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: A ...

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Geneva Motor Show: carmakers plugged in to an electric vehicle future - The Australian

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 12:02am

Geneva Motor Show: carmakers plugged in to an electric vehicle future
The Australian
The show, which opened yesterday, presented debut electric vehicles from brands across the automotive spectrum, from Hyundai to Bentley, in what will be the biggest test yet of whether buyers are ready for the technology. Jaguar has beaten its German ...

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Aston Martin Lagonda revs up for electric car race - Financial Times

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 9:30pm

Financial Times

Aston Martin Lagonda revs up for electric car race
Financial Times
Carmakers are racing to develop electric cars, in order to hit emissions targets and skirt city bans on older polluting vehicles. While sales of electrified cars remain low, with just 4 per cent of cars sold in the UK in February either full electric ...

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The surprising truth behind the world's electric cars - Eyewitness News

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 9:13pm

Eyewitness News

The surprising truth behind the world's electric cars
Eyewitness News
The production and sale of electric vehicles accelerated in 2016, with two million cars manufactured and over 750,000 sold globally, according to the International Energy Agency's (IEA) 2017 Global Electric Vehicle report. And the market is expected to ...

Porsche reveals Mission E Cross Turismo electric vehicle - Drive

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 8:40pm

Drive

Porsche reveals Mission E Cross Turismo electric vehicle
Drive
The German brand has bucked convention for this year's Geneva motor show and held a secret up its sleeve without even the slightest teaser beforehand. Its first road-ready electric vehicle to join the German maker's line-up, the rugged-looking Mission ...
Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Is The First Electric Car To Have Wireless ChargingD'Marge
Jaguar I-Pace Priced For America, Porsche & Honda Announce New Electric Car PlansCleanTechnica
Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Concept Teases an Electric Soft-Roader of TomorrowThe Drive
Autocar
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China Could Be The World's First All Electric Vehicle Ecosystem - Forbes

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 7:55pm

Forbes

China Could Be The World's First All Electric Vehicle Ecosystem
Forbes
That's because motor vehicles are the largest source of pollution in most of China's cities, and China's auto industry is rapidly turning all-electric. Chinese automakers churned out 680,000 all-electric cars, busses and trucks in 2017, more than the ...

Goodyear Presents New Tire Technology Designed to Advance the Performance of Electric Vehicles - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 6:48pm

PR Newswire (press release)

Goodyear Presents New Tire Technology Designed to Advance the Performance of Electric Vehicles
PR Newswire (press release)
"The combination of increasing regulations to reduce emissions, the desire to reduce dependence on fossil fuels, and rapid gains in battery technology is creating an ideal environment for electric vehicles," said Chris Delaney, President of Goodyear ...

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Honda Urban EV Concept: world's cutest electric car has been given ... - NEWS.com.au

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 6:45pm

NEWS.com.au

Honda Urban EV Concept: world's cutest electric car has been given ...
NEWS.com.au
THE cute-as-a-button pure electric Honda will be in European showrooms in 2019, but there could be a longer wait for Australia. JOSHUA DOWLING. news.com.auMarch 6, 20186:45pm. The Honda Urban EV concept has been given the green light for production ...
Geneva: New electric cars coming our way soon from the motor show floorIrish Times

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Geneva Motor Show to highlight rise of electric cars - The Local Switzerland

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 5:59pm

The Local Switzerland

Geneva Motor Show to highlight rise of electric cars
The Local Switzerland
Roland Berger has identified more than 30 new companies in the electric car market. Among those start-ups he cited were Lynk & Co (a joint venture between Geely and Volvo); NIO, backed by Chinese tech giants; FMC, run by former BMW and Tesla staffers ...
Big switch: Electric cars put China on automobile mapEconomic Times
Tesla Model 3 Wins February (Despite Production Woes), Other Electric Car Sales Dim In USACleanTechnica
Tesla makes plea to sell electric cars in ConnecticutCT Post
Zacks
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Big switch: Electric cars put China on automobile map - Economic Times

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 3:56pm

Economic Times

Big switch: Electric cars put China on automobile map
Economic Times
GENEVA: The rise of electric cars heralds not only a major technology switch but also promises massive disruption to today's auto giants as Tesla and a group of powerful Chinese rivals take over the fast lane. The diesel scandal in 2015 in which ...
Geneva Motor Show to highlight rise of electric carsThe Local Switzerland

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Electric vehicle charge outlet installed at Dwellingup History and Visitor Information Centre - Community Newspaper Group

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 3:42pm

Community Newspaper Group

Electric vehicle charge outlet installed at Dwellingup History and Visitor Information Centre
Community Newspaper Group
DWELLINGUP has embraced the growing trend towards Electric Vehicle (EV) use with the installation of an EV outlet at the Dwellingup History and Visitor Information Centre. Shire of Murray President David Bolt said the 21st century had sparked a ...

Fancy charging up your electric car in 10 minutes? - BBC News

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 11:17am

BBC News

Fancy charging up your electric car in 10 minutes?
BBC News
Imagine being able to charge your electric car in minutes rather than hours, or your smartphone in seconds. That's the enticing prospect being touted by researchers who reckon they've discovered a new material that could boost the performance of a ...

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VW unveils new ID electric sedan: 111 kWh battery pack, self-driving, and more - Electrek

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 9:03am

Electrek

VW unveils new ID electric sedan: 111 kWh battery pack, self-driving, and more
Electrek
The lithium-ion battery has an energy density of 111 kWh and is housed in the vehicle floor. This creates more interior space, lowers the center of gravity and ensures ideal weight distribution. The same applies to the two electric motors on the front ...
Volkswagen unveils new ID Vizzion electric autonomous carNEWS.com.au
Volkswagen Unveils 400-Mile-Range Self-Driving Concept Electric VehicleInvestor's Business Daily
Volkswagen unveils electric, Level 5 autonomous ID VIZZION concept sedanGreen Car Congress (blog)
InsideEVs -Green Car Reports -Business Insider
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Workplaces should get charged up about electric vehicles - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 7:03am

Workplaces should get charged up about electric vehicles
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
The Greater Rochester area values innovation and sustainability to better our future. These values help develop public-private partnerships that position the region for a strong economic, energy-efficient future that attracts leading employers and a ...

Salt Lake City Removes Fees at Electric Vehicle Charging Stations - Utah Business

Tue, 06/03/2018 - 5:42am

Utah Business

Salt Lake City Removes Fees at Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Utah Business
Additional stations will be installed throughout the city in 2018. A user fee of $1.00 to connect plus $0.10 per kilowatt-hour was previously in place but is now eliminated to encourage use of the charging stations and to drive the adoption of clean ...
Sweeping transportation bill scaled back, still hikes fees on electric, hybrid vehiclesDeseret News

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