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Britain's Centrica invests in Israeli electric vehicle start-up - euronews

Mon, 06/08/2018 - 10:06am

This is Money

Britain's Centrica invests in Israeli electric vehicle start-up
euronews
LONDON (Reuters) - British utility Centrica <CNA.L> said on Monday it has made a multi-million pound investment in an Israeli start-up that develops software for electric vehicle charging solutions. Israeli company Driivz has developed a cloud-based EV ...
Centrica drives deal with a 'multi-million-pound investment' in electric vehicle charging in the pipelineThis is Money

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Britain's Centrica invests in Israeli electric vehicle start-up - Reuters

Mon, 06/08/2018 - 10:04am

This is Money

Britain's Centrica invests in Israeli electric vehicle start-up
Reuters
LONDON, Aug 6 (Reuters) - British utility Centrica said on Monday it has made a multi-million pound investment in an Israeli start-up that develops software for electric vehicle charging solutions. * Israeli company Driivz has developed a cloud-based ...
Centrica and Ombu Invest in Israeli Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Software Provider, DriivzMarkets Insider
Centrica drives deal with a 'multi-million-pound investment' in electric vehicle charging in the pipelineThis is Money

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Life With Electric Vehicles — New Nissan LEAF & Jaguar I-PACE vs. Tesla Model S & Model X - CleanTechnica

Mon, 06/08/2018 - 6:57am

CleanTechnica

Life With Electric Vehicles — New Nissan LEAF & Jaguar I-PACE vs. Tesla Model S & Model X
CleanTechnica
Our local Tesla Shuttle arm in Poland has been operating for over a year. One of our co-founders, Tomek Gać, has also had a Nissan LEAF for years and he recently test drove the new Nissan LEAF and the Jaguar I-PACE. We decided to have a long chat ...

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Call for 'price signals' to ensure electric cars don't create surge in demand - The Australian

Mon, 06/08/2018 - 12:24am

The Australian

Call for 'price signals' to ensure electric cars don't create surge in demand
The Australian
A predicted “revolution” in electric vehicle ownership could drive up energy bills and force costly upgrades of network infrastructure unless measures are put in place to ensure cars are charged outside peak demand periods, key government bodies have ...

What Is The Ultimate Personal Electric Vehicle? - CleanTechnica

Sun, 05/08/2018 - 9:02pm

CleanTechnica

What Is The Ultimate Personal Electric Vehicle?
CleanTechnica
Much like their larger counterparts, personal electric vehicles often result in the EV smile but with a design that, by definition, can only accommodate a single person. These devices allow for the electrification of transit — or enable the use of ...

What Is The Optimum EV Range? - CleanTechnica

Sun, 05/08/2018 - 6:36pm

CleanTechnica

What Is The Optimum EV Range?
CleanTechnica
There is much discussion about the level of range needed for an electric vehicle to achieve longer journeys. The idea that an electric vehicle requires the same range as a liquid-fueled vehicle is arbitrary, and irrational. Filling a vehicle with ...

Charging ahead: Electric vehicle stations gaining some traction in Louisiana - The Advocate

Sun, 05/08/2018 - 9:04am

The Advocate

Charging ahead: Electric vehicle stations gaining some traction in Louisiana
The Advocate
Electrify America, a Volkswagen subsidiary born out of the automaker's infamous emissions-rigging scandal, is set to bring three DC fast-charging electric vehicle stations to Louisiana, and Clean Fuels Louisiana is pushing for more than a dozen ...

Centrica plugs into electric car charging sector to fuel recovery - Telegraph.co.uk

Sun, 05/08/2018 - 9:01am

Telegraph.co.uk

Centrica plugs into electric car charging sector to fuel recovery
Telegraph.co.uk
Britain's biggest energy provider is taking its smart electricity drive on the road with the company's first major investment in electric vehicle charging.

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The 5 most exciting new electric cars you can buy in the next 2 years - Electrek

Sun, 05/08/2018 - 4:31am

Electrek

The 5 most exciting new electric cars you can buy in the next 2 years
Electrek
I have been reporting on electric cars full-time for the past 3 years now. Over 5,200 articles later, I am frustrated by the number of articles I wrote about vehicles you still can't buy today. But I think that will change in the next 2 years. We now ...

Electric cars for everyone—someday - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Sat, 04/08/2018 - 8:07am

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Electric cars for everyone—someday
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Ken Kimmell, president of the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), is very glad he decided in February to lease an electric vehicle. February… that's just about the time that my wife and I considered buying an electric car—and balked. Why did Kimmell ...

Electric vehicle charging stations try to gain a foothold in urban areas - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sat, 04/08/2018 - 7:14am

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Electric vehicle charging stations try to gain a foothold in urban areas
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The 6th & A Parking Garage is an example of the growing need for more electric vehicle charging stations, especially in densely populated urban areas, as the EV market tries to meet the ambitious — and expensive — goals set by California policymakers ...

Electric vehicles gradually spark Valley interest. Will powering up be a problem? - Fresno Bee

Sat, 04/08/2018 - 6:35am

Fresno Bee

Electric vehicles gradually spark Valley interest. Will powering up be a problem?
Fresno Bee
There are fewer than 5,000 automobiles in Fresno, Kings, Madera and Tulare counties that are powered primarily by electricity – either battery-electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles that get their charge from a cord and an outlet rather than a hose and a ...

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Electric vehicle chargepoint policy leaning on a lamp-post adaptation - The Guardian

Sat, 04/08/2018 - 1:45am

The Guardian

Electric vehicle chargepoint policy leaning on a lamp-post adaptation
The Guardian
John Armitt is absolutely right to highlight the growing importance of a national, highly visible electric chargepoint network. As he will know, in the UK there are already around 14,000 public chargepoints, of which at least 1,300 are rapid chargers ...

Tesla sold 1410 electric vehicles in Australia in 2017, new data shows - RenewEconomy

Sat, 04/08/2018 - 12:51am

RenewEconomy

Tesla sold 1410 electric vehicles in Australia in 2017, new data shows
RenewEconomy
The Australian Bureau of Statistics data published by RenewEconomy yesterday on registrations of Tesla electric cars up to early 2017 has sparked something of a furore, with many disputing the ABS numbers – including the company itself. We thought the ...

Bridges & Roadblocks To Electric Vehicle Adoption - CleanTechnica

Sat, 04/08/2018 - 12:39am

CleanTechnica

Bridges & Roadblocks To Electric Vehicle Adoption
CleanTechnica
Electric vehicles have no engine oil, filters, spark plugs, timing belts or clutches to need replacement. Even the brake components last a long time, as with electric vehicles, braking is achieved by electromagnetic, rather than friction systems. This ...
Electric Cars: Ready to drive the futureBLOUIN ARTINFO
Global Golf Cart and Neighborhood Electric Vehicle (NEV) Market Overview 2018- Bradshaw Electric Vehicles ...Plains Ledger

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UPS and Thor Trucks to test new electric vehicle - Prime Mover

Fri, 03/08/2018 - 10:56pm

Prime Mover

UPS and Thor Trucks to test new electric vehicle
Prime Mover
US-based supply chain business, United Parcel Service (UPS), is collaborating with Thor Trucks to develop and test a fully-electric class 6 delivery truck in Los Angeles, California. The truck is expected to be ready for deployment later this year. UPS ...
UPS to initiate electric vehicle testTransportation Today

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Why the electric vehicle revolution still needs Tesla - Axios

Fri, 03/08/2018 - 9:21pm

Why the electric vehicle revolution still needs Tesla
Axios
Data: Securing America's Future Energy; Note: The totals represent combined battery electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles sold; Chart: Kerrie Vila/Axios. Why it matters: Tesla's stock got a boost after decent second quarter financials ...

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How the UK's energy grid will cope with the electric car revolution - Wired.co.uk

Fri, 03/08/2018 - 4:01pm

Wired.co.uk

How the UK's energy grid will cope with the electric car revolution
Wired.co.uk
In the electric vehicle community, everyone has the same awkwardly distant relative. Whether they're an uncle, aunt or grandparent, the certainty is that they live at the very northern tip of Scotland, and the person you are trying to convince to go ...
Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo to Host the Brightest Minds in the IndustryGlobeNewswire (press release)
From buses to trucks, here's how heavy haulers are going electricDigital Trends

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VW is considering its own battery cell production for electric vehicles – but solid state this time - Electrek

Fri, 03/08/2018 - 7:09am

Electrek

VW is considering its own battery cell production for electric vehicles – but solid state this time
Electrek
Volkswagen had mixed feelings about making its own battery cells for its upcoming new series of electric vehicles, but now it is warming up to the idea – especially when it comes to the next generation of solid state battery cells. Back in 2016, VW ...

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US Electric Vehicle Charging Market Could Reach $18.6 Billion by 2030 - Transport Topics Online

Fri, 03/08/2018 - 3:12am

Transport Topics Online

US Electric Vehicle Charging Market Could Reach $18.6 Billion by 2030
Transport Topics Online
Falling prices and government mandates are set to boost sales of electric vehicles globally, making owning and operating charging infrastructure an attractive area for investment. Charging infrastructure in North America will draw $18.6 billion by 2030 ...

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