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Nissan plans to be 'trigger' for electric vehicle boom - Brisbane Times

Fri, 05/10/2018 - 12:00am

Brisbane Times

Nissan plans to be 'trigger' for electric vehicle boom
Brisbane Times
Motor company Nissan plans to make one-third of all its vehicles sold in Australia electric by the mid-2020s, despite the lack of subsidies or government incentives for consumers to switch to EVs. The Japanese company announced its plan during the ...

Nissan plans to be 'trigger' for electric vehicle boom - The Sydney Morning Herald

Fri, 05/10/2018 - 12:00am

The Sydney Morning Herald

Nissan plans to be 'trigger' for electric vehicle boom
The Sydney Morning Herald
Motor company Nissan plans to make one-third of all its vehicles sold in Australia electric by the mid-2020s, despite the lack of subsidies or government incentives for consumers to switch to EVs. The Japanese company announced its plan during the ...
Nissan Leaf: world's biggest selling electric car a step closer to AustraliaNEWS.com.au
Electric vehicle costs: How easy is it to be green?Newshub
Surging oil price is just what electric car makers needTechCentral

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Electric Vehicle Market: Electric Cars, Types of Electric Vehicles, Electric Vehicles Manufacturers, Supplier ... - Business Wire (press release)

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 11:35pm

Business Wire (press release)

Electric Vehicle Market: Electric Cars, Types of Electric Vehicles, Electric Vehicles Manufacturers, Supplier ...
Business Wire (press release)
Electric Vehicle Market: Electric Cars, Types of Electric Vehicles, Electric Vehicles Manufacturers, Supplier Selection, Category Management Insights, Cost Saving Opportunities, and Spend Growth Data Now Available From SpendEdge ...

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Electric Vehicles Tough Sell in Spain - Ward's Auto

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 9:39pm

Ward's Auto

Electric Vehicles Tough Sell in Spain
Ward's Auto
MADRID – Electric-vehicle sales have failed to take off in Spain despite measures to restrict and even prohibit the use of gasoline or diesel engines in the center of several cities. According to data from ANIACAM, the Spanish Association of Auto ...

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A closer look at Peugeot's stunning new e-Legend electric vehicle - Electrek

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 9:35pm

Electrek

A closer look at Peugeot's stunning new e-Legend electric vehicle
Electrek
Like I stated when Peugeot first unveiled the e-Legend last month, I am quite impressed by the vehicle's stunning design. Now that it debuted at the 2018 Paris Motors Show, we got a closer look at Peugeot's new e-Legend electric vehicle concept and I ...
Peugeot's e-Legend Concept is a muscle car for the electric ageThe Verge

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Auto companies get IIT drivers to chase their electric vehicles dream - Economic Times

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 2:44pm

Economic Times

Auto companies get IIT drivers to chase their electric vehicles dream
Economic Times
“In the last year, the number of job offers in this sector increased by around 30%,” said Arup Kumar Das, faculty advisor, Society of Automotive Engineers, IIT Roorkee Motorsports (students group which works on electric vehicles and participates in ...

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Nissan Leaf: world's biggest selling electric car a step closer to Australia - NEWS.com.au

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 11:09am

NEWS.com.au

Nissan Leaf: world's biggest selling electric car a step closer to Australia
NEWS.com.au
Tim Washington, the boss of Jet Charge, an electric-car charging firm, says range anxiety is “largely psychological” because “80 to 90 per cent of charging is done at home or work”. Nissan is adamant Australians will embrace electric cars “and sales ...
Electric vehicle costs: How easy is it to be green?Newshub
Oil's march toward $100 is just what electric car makers needMoneyweb.co.za
Oil's March Toward $100 Is Just What Electric Cars NeedBloomberg

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Electric vehicle costs: How easy is it to be green? - Newshub

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 10:00am

Newshub

Electric vehicle costs: How easy is it to be green?
Newshub
The Government is looking into ways to make electric vehicles (EVs) more attractive to consumers but, for many motorists, they remain a mystery. EV owners love the cars because they're quieter and cheaper to run than petrol cars. But there are only ...

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California's great electric vehicle charging build-out - GreenBiz

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 9:14am

GreenBiz

California's great electric vehicle charging build-out
GreenBiz
On Wednesday afternoon, Volkswagen subsidiary Electrify America released the details of its plans to spend another $200 million deploying electric vehicle charging stations and educating the public around EV options. The company, which was created as ...

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PUC ponders low-income access to electric vehicles - vtdigger.org

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 5:11am

vtdigger.org

PUC ponders low-income access to electric vehicles
vtdigger.org
During the workshop, panelists provided examples of both electric vehicle incentives and charging station rollouts from other states and provinces which have more aggressively promoted electric vehicles, like neighboring Quebec. While the average ...
Las Cruces Should Adopt Electric VehiclesKRWG
The city of Gainesville is launching a 2-year electric vehicle programWCJB
Smart future: Complete electric vehicle sample heading to SamoaSamoa Observer (press release) (blog)

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Electric cars still face a big hurdle: the charging system - The Verge

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 4:20am

The Verge

Electric cars still face a big hurdle: the charging system
The Verge
Electric cars hit a new global sales record in 2017 — 1 million cars sold, with more than half of that in China — but there may be a hitch to mass adoption: the number of adequate charging stations available. Before consumers take the plunge on a new ...

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Paris Motor Show 2018: European-made cars go electric - The Verge

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 11:27pm

The Verge

Paris Motor Show 2018: European-made cars go electric
The Verge
The 2018 edition of the Paris Motor Show is all about electric cars. Filled with exciting new concepts and upcoming road-going models, Paris is the stage where car manufacturers can demonstrate their latest thoughts and ideas about the future of ...
Renault's electric car designed in India to be launched in China firstEconomic Times

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Why are so few electric vehicles used for online shopping deliveries? - ComputerWeekly.com

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 8:21pm

ComputerWeekly.com

Why are so few electric vehicles used for online shopping deliveries?
ComputerWeekly.com
With this in focus, it is perhaps no surprise the British Retail Consortium (BRC) is one of the organisations involved in the electric vehicle taskforce. Four months on from the initiative's launch, the BRC says it's too early to share research on the ...

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General Motors unveils a locally built prototype electric vehicle - Business Standard

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 5:32pm

Business Standard

General Motors unveils a locally built prototype electric vehicle
Business Standard
It further aims to inspire students and universities in the wake of Government of India's plan of at least 30% on-road electric vehicles by 2030. Alternatively then, the competition offers an opportunity to make personal mobility safer and more ...

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Here are some of the craziest electric vehicles at Paris Motor Show that you'll never be able to buy - Electrek

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 5:13pm

Electrek

Here are some of the craziest electric vehicles at Paris Motor Show that you'll never be able to buy
Electrek
That's not a swipe at your buying power, it's a matter of automakers loving to unveil wacky electric vehicles that they rarely if ever bring to production. There were a bunch of those vehicles at the Paris Motor Show this week. Here are some of them.
The hidden cost of electric transportRTE.ie
Electric cars stars of Paris Motor ShowVanguard
Climate goals mean Europe will overtake US in electric carsHuntington Herald Dispatch
Mondial Paris Motor Show
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Robust Electric Vehicle Adoption Driving New Growth Opportunities - Seeking Alpha

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 4:16pm

Seeking Alpha

Robust Electric Vehicle Adoption Driving New Growth Opportunities
Seeking Alpha
Pawl Wroblewski, Portfolio Manager at ClearBridge Investments, weights in on the obstacles and new growth opportunities for electric vehicles (EV). It is suspected that EV sales forecasts will continue to be revised upward - cars, electric city buses ...

Renault's Electric car designed in India to be launched in China first - Economic Times

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 4:14pm

Economic Times

Renault's Electric car designed in India to be launched in China first
Economic Times
PARIS: Renault's first affordable electric vehicle, designed out of its technical centre in India, will hit China's roads in the next one year, top executives at the French carmaker said. India will have to wait longer for the Kwid EV, as the company ...
Renault unveils new 'affordable' K-ZE all-electric crossoverElectrek
Renault unveils K-ZE electric car for ChinaThe Hindu BusinessLine
Renault Kwid EV (Electric Vehicle) Debuts As K-Ze Concept, Launch SoonGaadiWaadi.com (blog)
CleanTechnica -RushLane (blog) -Cartoq (blog)
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Electric cars pose threat to tax revenue - INTHEBLACK

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 12:06pm

INTHEBLACK

Electric cars pose threat to tax revenue
INTHEBLACK
Electric cars might represent the future of road transport, but they also pose a significant taxation and funding dilemma for governments. Electric cars – also called electric vehicles (EVs) – make up an average 2 per cent of the global auto fleet but ...

Victorian Govt develops electric vehicle charging - Prime Mover

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 11:50am

Prime Mover

Victorian Govt develops electric vehicle charging
Prime Mover
The Victorian Government plans to jumpstart Australia's fastest electric vehicle charging stations in regional parts of the state it announced today. Australian electric vehicle network, Chargefox, will be the big beneficiary as Lily D'Ambrosio ...

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Mazda to drive revamped rotary engine towards electric vehicle goal by 2030 - Small Caps

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 9:34am

Small Caps

Mazda to drive revamped rotary engine towards electric vehicle goal by 2030
Small Caps
Mazda Motor Corporation is getting set to bring the rotary engine back into production but it will be far from the fuel-guzzling, emissions-producing motor made famous in the 1970s. In keeping with modern vehicle technology and industry emissions ...
Mazda picks up the pace in electric vehiclesThe Sydney Morning Herald
Mazda aims for 5% electric car sales by 2030CNET
Mazda to launch electric car with rotary engine in 2020Nikkei Asian Review

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