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Electric vehicle expo takes place at UAB - WVTM - WVTM13

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 12:31am

WVTM13

Electric vehicle expo takes place at UAB - WVTM
WVTM13
UAB and area businesses will hold an electric vehicle expo on Friday at the UAB express lot 4, located at 410 10th Avenue South. The expo is part of the ...

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China commitment to electric cars gives lithium miners a jolt - The Australian

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 12:15am

The Australian

China commitment to electric cars gives lithium miners a jolt
The Australian
There was no time frame put on the ban but the prospect of one of the world's biggest and fastest-growing car markets switching to electric vehicles has obvious benefits for the lithium sector. Britain and France have pledged to ban petrol and diesel ...

Four reasons electric cars could take over the market: Bernstein - CNBC

Wed, 13/09/2017 - 12:11am

CNBC

Four reasons electric cars could take over the market: Bernstein
CNBC
Despite their small market share, electric vehicles are poised to take over the auto industry, said Bernstein's Toni Sacconaghi.
The 35-Year Forecast For Electric Vehicles (NASDAQ: TSLA ...Benzinga

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10 electric cars that could challenge Tesla - Business Insider

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 11:53pm

Business Insider

10 electric cars that could challenge Tesla
Business Insider
"At this year's IAA, we will unveil another significant milestone in our roadmap for e-mobility. It is a vision of how we imagine a four-door, fully-electric vehicle between the i3 and i8. It is a vision we want to realize in the foreseeable future ...
Electric cars, small SUVs dominate buzz at Frankfurt showPhys.Org
BMW Will Reveal This Cute Electric Car at the Big Frankfurt Motor ShowTheStreet.com

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Electric cars, small SUVs dominate buzz at Frankfurt auto show - USA TODAY

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 10:52pm

USA TODAY

Electric cars, small SUVs dominate buzz at Frankfurt auto show
USA TODAY
FRANKFURT, Germany — Carmakers at the Frankfurt auto show are unveiling the low-emissions vehicles and technology strategies they hope will let them profit from the sweeping changes due to hit the auto industry in the next few years. Volkswagen AG ...

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Honda Urban EV Concept revealed at Frankfurt Motor Show 2017 - Express.co.uk

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 7:09pm

Express.co.uk

Honda Urban EV Concept revealed at Frankfurt Motor Show 2017
Express.co.uk
This somewhat breaks a common convention of carmakers to debut outlandish EV designs on vehicles, like the Mercedes EQA. Urban EV Concept is low and wide and 100m shorter than the Jazz supermini. At the front of the car, interstice multilingual ...
Honda previews 2019 electric car, showcases revenue opportunity for EV ownersCreamer Media's Engineering News

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'Future will be electric': European carmakers take fight to Tesla - CNBC

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 5:48pm

CNBC

'Future will be electric': European carmakers take fight to Tesla
CNBC
Traditional carmakers, such as Jaguar Land Rover, BMW and Ford have all sped up their respective plans to mass produce electric cars in order to challenge the likes of Tesla. A global crackdown on diesel cars in the wake of Volkswagen cheating on ...
Volkswagen & Mercedes Hasten Electric Car Activity — Tesla Wins AgainCleanTechnica

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Progress report: Automakers' plans for introducing electric vehicles on Indian roads - Moneycontrol.com

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 2:34pm

Moneycontrol.com

Progress report: Automakers' plans for introducing electric vehicles on Indian roads
Moneycontrol.com
No concrete details available about the company's plan but work has already started on building electric vehicles. It hopes to launch these vehicles based on 'customer preferences'. Additionally, parent company Suzuki Motor Corporation is setting up a ...
Should Utilities Build Charging Stations For Electric Cars?HuffPost
Points to ponder as India eyes all-electric-car futureCitizen Matters

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Modified Nissan LEAF become first all-electric vehicle to complete Mongol Rally - RenewEconomy

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 11:56am

RenewEconomy

Modified Nissan LEAF become first all-electric vehicle to complete Mongol Rally
RenewEconomy
LONDON, UK (12 September, 2017) – Scottish husband and wife team Chris and Julie Ramsey, aka Plug In Adventures, crossed the Mongol Rally finish line in Ulan-Ude on Saturday to become the first entrants to complete the epic trans-continental ...

European Carmakers Scramble to Address the Reality of Electric Cars - Fortune

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 11:43am

Fortune

European Carmakers Scramble to Address the Reality of Electric Cars
Fortune
European car bosses gathering for the Frankfurt auto show are beginning to address the realities of mass vehicle electrification, and its consequences for jobs and profit, their minds focused by government pledges to outlaw the combustion engine.

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China's indication to ban sale of non-electric cars a 'tipping point' for global industry - ABC Online

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 10:10am

ABC Online

China's indication to ban sale of non-electric cars a 'tipping point' for global industry
ABC Online
"[Petrol engine manufacturers] will essentially be crowded out or legislated out of the market unless they switch to electric cars." Professor Glazebook thinks China can implement the ban much sooner than European markets. "The thing that has been ...
To Promote Electric Cars, China Considers Move To Ban Gas GuzzlersForbes
China is banning traditional auto engines. Its aim: electric car dominationLos Angeles Times
Lithium ETF surges on China electric-car pushThe Australian Financial Review
Bloomberg -The Straits Times -OilPrice.com
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VW announces $84 billion investment in electric cars and batteries - Express.co.uk

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 5:22am

Express.co.uk

VW announces $84 billion investment in electric cars and batteries
Express.co.uk
Earlier this year, VW announced it was investing $10 billion in EVs but has tonight changed its investment strategy. Of this, $50 billion will be invested in battery production in order to support its ambitions to create a vast range of electric vehicles.
Volkswagen plans all-electric vehicle range by 2030BBC News
Daimler says early electric cars only half as profitableIrish Times
Frankfurt 2017: Volkswagen, Audi Push Strongly Towards Electric CarsNDTVAuto.com
www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)
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Can't force customers to buy electric vehicles: RC Bhargava, Maruti chairman - Economic Times

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 5:04am

Economic Times

Can't force customers to buy electric vehicles: RC Bhargava, Maruti chairman
Economic Times
At a time when many in the automotive industry have raised concerns over the government's aggressive push toward electric vehicles in the next decade, Bhargava endorsed the intent behind the policy while acknowledging that cost dynamics, and charging ...

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Volkswagen plans electric option for all models by 2030 - BBC News

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 4:55am

BBC News

Volkswagen plans electric option for all models by 2030
BBC News
Volkswagen, the world's biggest carmaker, will offer an electric version of all its 300 models by 2030, becoming the latest manufacturer to move away from petrol and diesel. VW will double investment in zero-emission vehicles to 20bn euros (£18bn) as ...
VW announces $84 billion investment in electric cars and batteriesExpress.co.uk
VW to Build Electric Versions of All 300 Models by 2030Bloomberg

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Volkswagen, Mercedes-Benz launch electric cars: 'anything Tesla can do, we can do better' - USA TODAY

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 3:53am

USA TODAY

Volkswagen, Mercedes-Benz launch electric cars: 'anything Tesla can do, we can do better'
USA TODAY
German automakers Volkswagen Group and Daimler on Monday announced ambitious new plans to make long-range electric vehicles in a rapidly intensifying competition with Tesla, General Motors, Nissan and other global auto companies. Their timing ...

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Mercedes' all-new EQA concept electric car will revealed at Frankfurt Motor Show TOMORROW - Express.co.uk

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 2:59am

Express.co.uk

Mercedes' all-new EQA concept electric car will revealed at Frankfurt Motor Show TOMORROW
Express.co.uk
However, it seems the German car manufacturer has revised its design and created a sleeker and more sporty look. This new EQ concept electric car really looks like a Mercedes, something which wasn't true of its predecessor. It still retains the LED ...

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To Promote Electric Cars, China Considers Move To Ban Gas Guzzlers - Forbes

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 1:43am

Forbes

To Promote Electric Cars, China Considers Move To Ban Gas Guzzlers
Forbes
China is mulling a ban on cars that run on fossil fuels, Xinhua news agency reported on Monday. In a move to both clean up its notoriously bad air in Beijing and Shanghai, and promote the development of "smart cars" and electric vehicle makers like BYD ...
Lithium ETF surges on China electric-car pushThe Australian Financial Review
Electric Cars Reach a Tipping PointBloomberg
China mulls petrol car ban, boosting electric vehiclesEconomic Times
Climate Action Programme -ZDNet -CNNMoney -Bloomberg
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Charging stations for electric cars coming to state's busiest highways - The News Tribune

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 1:02am

The News Tribune

Charging stations for electric cars coming to state's busiest highways
The News Tribune
The state of Washington will spend $1 million to help build 15 new electric-vehicle charging stations along some of the busiest highways. The charging stations will be along Interstate 5 between Everett and Chehalis; along Interstate 90 east of ...

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Should Utilities Build Charging Stations For Electric Cars? - HuffPost

Tue, 12/09/2017 - 12:31am

HuffPost

Should Utilities Build Charging Stations For Electric Cars?
HuffPost
In California, home to nearly half the electric vehicles (EVs) now on U.S. roads, the Public Utilities Commission last year approved plans for three of the state's largest utilities — Pacific Gas and Electric, Southern California Edison and San Diego ...

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