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New electric cars: Love it or lease it? - CNET

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 7:46am

CNET

New electric cars: Love it or lease it?
CNET
You want one, but should you buy or lease? Buying an electric car is not unlike buying a new phone, in that there's always a feeling that no matter when you buy in and at what level, something new will come out in a few weeks and make your new toy ...
Why Most Electric Cars Are Leased, Not Owned - BloombergBloomberg
Report: Electric Vehicle Drivers Prefer Leasing Over PurchasingHybrid Cars News

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PPG Executives to Discuss Paints, Coatings Technologies for Autonomous Driving, Electric Vehicle Batteries at ... - Business Wire (press release)

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 3:32am

PPG Executives to Discuss Paints, Coatings Technologies for Autonomous Driving, Electric Vehicle Batteries at ...
Business Wire (press release)
18, Gary Danowski, PPG vice president, Automotive OEM Coatings, will be one of three industry thought leaders participating in the “Electric Vehicle Technologies” panel discussion. Danowski will highlight several emerging opportunities for new coatings ...

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Miners in the fast lane on electric vehicle surge - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 04/01/2018 - 12:15am

The Sydney Morning Herald

Miners in the fast lane on electric vehicle surge
The Sydney Morning Herald
In car factories and showrooms, and on highways and streets around the world, a quiet revolution is gathering speed.

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New Byton electric car to launch at CES 2018 - EV boasts huge range and awesome tech - Express.co.uk

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 11:28pm

New Byton electric car to launch at CES 2018 - EV boasts huge range and awesome tech
Express.co.uk
Byton is the international brand of China-based electric car firm Future Mobility Corporation. The company will reveal its first ever electric car at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 next week. It is a vehicle that will initially debut in China first ...

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Why early EV adopters prefer leasing — by far - Automotive News (blog)

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 10:42pm

Automotive News (blog)

Why early EV adopters prefer leasing — by far
Automotive News (blog)
Jeffrey Jablansky is the very model of a savvy electric-vehicle early adopter. He opted for a Chevrolet Bolt early last year, choosing a vehicle far ahead of all others by his preferred metric: electric range per dollar. But he never considered buying ...
Canadians are way behind other countries when it comes to buying electric vehiclesGlobalnews.ca
Germany's €600 million EV fund is barely used and Tesla buyers can't access itElectrek
2017 Electric Mobility HighlightsCleanTechnica

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Project SUNRISE aims to double electric vehicle range - Professional Engineering

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 10:34pm

Professional Engineering

Project SUNRISE aims to double electric vehicle range
Professional Engineering
Project SUNRISE aims to double electric vehicle range. 03 Jan 2018. PE. (Credit: iStock). A £10m project to develop better materials for lithium-ion batteries is aiming to double the range of the next generation of electric vehicles. The SUNRISE ...

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Why Most Electric Cars Are Leased, Not Owned - Bloomberg - Bloomberg

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 10:00pm

Bloomberg

Why Most Electric Cars Are Leased, Not Owned - Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Almost 80 percent of battery-powered vehicles in the U.S. are leased, not owned.

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Shock and awe: India has a date with electric vehicles - Economic Times

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 2:13pm

Economic Times

Shock and awe: India has a date with electric vehicles
Economic Times
MUMBAI | NEW DELHI: In hindsight, 2017 may well turn out to be the watershed year for the Indian electric vehicles (EV) industry. After New Delhi said it would replace its entire fleet with the electric powertrain by 2030, about a dozen car makers have ...
Mahindra, Maruti Suzuki and a dozen other car makers to boost plans of complete electrification by 2030: ReportFirstpost

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220 free parking slots for electric cars - gulfnews.com

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 1:01pm

gulfnews.com

220 free parking slots for electric cars
gulfnews.com
Dubai: About 220 free parking slots will be reserved for electric vehicles (EVs) across Dubai in 2018, The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) confirmed to Gulf News on Monday. Part of a wide-ranging incentives programme encouraging residents to opt ...

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Europe Electric Car Leaders (Top 20 – November 2017) - CleanTechnica

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 10:45am

CleanTechnica

Europe Electric Car Leaders (Top 20 – November 2017)
CleanTechnica
The European passenger plug-in vehicle market had its best not-last-month-of-quarter record in November, with over 29,000 vehicles delivered to happy customers. This is the 7th time in the last 8 months that we saw +50% growth rates. Looking at the ...

Electric cars the driving force to cut emissions - The Straits Times

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 9:34am

The Straits Times

Electric cars the driving force to cut emissions
The Straits Times
Carmakers in India are gearing up to meet an ambitious government deadline to sell only electric cars in the country by 2030, but analysts say the path ahead is filled with obstacles. The Indian government has pledged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions ...
Wheels: Electric vehiclesConway Daily Sun
China already the clear powerhouse in electric carsSouth China Morning Post
The 5 Best-Selling Electric Cars of 2017Motley Fool
CleanTechnica -Trucks.com -Electrek
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When It Comes To Electric Vehicles, China Has Canada Beat On Every Front - Huffington Post Canada

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 8:31am

Huffington Post Canada

When It Comes To Electric Vehicles, China Has Canada Beat On Every Front
Huffington Post Canada
China's tall order on quotas for zero- and low-emission vehicles has global automakers scrambling. Even General Motors sells more vehicles in China than in the U.S., and the same goes for Volkswagen. The icing on the cake for commanding the world's ...
One city in China has more electric buses than all of America's biggest cities have busesQuartz
Shenzhen Shows off Its New Fleet of More Than 16000 Electric BusesInteresting Engineering

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BYTON is bringing its high-tech user experience-oriented electric vehicle to the US - Electrek

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 7:32am

Electrek

BYTON is bringing its high-tech user experience-oriented electric vehicle to the US
Electrek
BYTON, the international brand of China-based EV startup Future Mobility Corp, announced that it is debuting its first electric vehicle in the US next week. It also confirmed plans to bring it to the US and Europe in 2020 after China in 2019. You might ...
Chinese Startup Byton to Launch 'Intelligent' Electric Car At CESThe Drive
BYTON to launch all-new intelligent electric vehicle at CESPR Newswire (press release)
This Startup's Electric Crossover Is All About Touch ScreensJalopnik
Motor Authority -Motor Trend
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Take that Tesla! Morgan revives three-wheel racing car design from the 1930s for $45000 electric vehicle - Daily Mail

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 5:46am

Daily Mail

Take that Tesla! Morgan revives three-wheel racing car design from the 1930s for $45000 electric vehicle
Daily Mail
'The EV3 looks at the world of zero emissions motoring from an entirely different perspective, what if an all-electric vehicle was bespoke, hand crafted and exhilarating to drive?' the firm said when the car was first unveiled. 'The EV3 embraces new ...

Guernsey introduces first electric vehicle charging points - ITV News

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 2:52am

ITV News

Guernsey introduces first electric vehicle charging points
ITV News
The move comes as part of the island's Transport Strategy and could be introduced to other sites, if demand is high enough. Islanders can download a free App to pay to charge their vehicle. £1.50. The cost per hour to charge a vehicle in the North ...

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Chinese Startup Byton to Launch 'Intelligent' Electric Car At CES - The Drive

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 2:51am

The Drive

Chinese Startup Byton to Launch 'Intelligent' Electric Car At CES
The Drive
Byton is the latest startup looking to break into the electric car business. The Chinese firm will unveil what it calls an "all-new intelligent electric vehicle" at CES 2018 and plans to begin U.S. sales in 2020. But like all automotive startups, Byton ...
BYTON to launch all-new intelligent electric vehicle at CESPR Newswire (press release)
Startup Byton teases electric SUV ahead of CES debutMotor Authority

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Drivers confused over future of electric vehicles to 2040 and beyond - Clean Energy News

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 2:36am

Clean Energy News

Drivers confused over future of electric vehicles to 2040 and beyond
Clean Energy News
A third of drivers believe an electric vehicle won't be able to handle the amount of miles they travel in their current vehicles, despite averaging just 91 miles each week, according to a new survey. The research, commissioned by car buying site carwow ...
2017 Electric Mobility HighlightsCleanTechnica

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No plan at present to have all electric car fleet by 2030: Government - Economic Times

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 2:32am

Economic Times

No plan at present to have all electric car fleet by 2030: Government
Economic Times
There is no plan under consideration at present to have all vehicles electric powered in the country by 2030, Parliament was informed today. "There are, at present, no plans under consideration of the Department of Heavy Industry to make all vehicles ...

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Electric car charger firm Chargemaster moves close to flotation - Telegraph.co.uk

Wed, 03/01/2018 - 2:03am

Telegraph.co.uk

Electric car charger firm Chargemaster moves close to flotation
Telegraph.co.uk
Electric car charging point manufacturer Chargemaster has moved a step closer to a long-expected flotation on the London market. The company is reported to have appointed broker Cenkos to run an initial public offering this summer as it positions ...
Chargemaster to tap into electric car boom with £170m floatSky News

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