EVs in the News

Today
Mazda Motor and Changan Auto join hands on electric vehiclesNikkei Asian ReviewMazda's move coincides with those of its Japanese peers, Honda Motor, Toyota Motor and Nissan Motor, which are set to successively release electric sports utility vehicles popular among Chinese consumers. Beijing is set to adopt new clean-air ... [...]
Tue Jan 23
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Quartz India's Electricity Act is getting in the way of its grand electric-car planQuartzThe Narendra Modi government has set itself an ambitious target: 2030 onwards, no new cars sold in India will run on petrol or diesel. The first litmus test for this venture is the procurement of 10,000 electric cars [...]
Tue Jan 23
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Mountain Town News Colorado getting charged up about electric vehiclesMountain Town NewsIn early December, the Colorado Public Utilities Commission heard testimony about such things as where public money is best spent in charging stations and other elements of public policy. Basalt-based Rocky Mountain Institute was given the most ... [...]
Tue Jan 23
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The Guardian Off-peak charging vital for electric car power supply, experts sayThe GuardianThe report said the alternative to that “dumb” scenario is “smart” charging, where car owners are encouraged to use cheaper tariffs at off-peak times or relinquish control of their charging to an energy firm. That scenario would add just [...]
Tue Jan 23
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Earlier
CityMetric Why don't electric cars look like the future?CityMetricElectric cars were supposed to be the future – or at least look like it. So now they're here, why do they still look like ordinary petrol and diesel cars and not dazzling props from a science fiction film. Before they hit the [...]
Mon Jan 22
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The Australian Barnaby Joyce rejects petrol car sales ban amid Coalition debate on ...The Sydney Morning HeraldTransport Minister Barnaby Joyce has quashed the prospect of Australia replicating overseas bans on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars, as the Turnbull government debates whether to encourage the electric vehicle industry. Environment [...]
Mon Jan 22
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PG&E launches electric vehicle charging networkRecord BeePG&E on Wednesday launched a new network for charging electric vehicles, a web of green energy that will eventually include 7,500 charging stations. Condominiums, apartment buildings and workplaces throughout PG&E's service territory in northern and ...and more [...]
Mon Jan 22
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Stuff.co.nz Retirement village buys fleet of electric vehiclesStuff.co.nzKerikeri Retirement Village is buying one Kia Soul and three Nissan Leaf zero emission electric vehicles for use in a car sharing initiative for village residents, as well as an additional EV for staff use. It comes as another step toward the Crimson ... [...]
Mon Jan 22
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Mitsubishi Heavy cranks up Thai output of A/C parts for electric carsNikkei Asian ReviewBut capacity will likely grow to double or triple the current level by around 2020. Tokyo-based subsidiary Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, which produces a range of air-conditioning equipment, will also consider launching production of the ...and [...]
Mon Jan 22
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Mitsubishi Heavy to crank up Thai output of A/C parts for electric carsNikkei Asian ReviewBut capacity will likely grow to double or triple the current level by around 2020. Tokyo-based subsidiary Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems, which produces a range of air-conditioning equipment, will also consider launching production of the [...]
Mon Jan 22
Via Electric Vehicle News from Google