Electric Vehicles

News and analysis on the latest trends and products in electric vehicle technology, charging, e-mobility and related technologies and innovations such as battery storage, hydrogen power and fuel cells. EV technology is part of the Fourth Industrial revolution. Find out more about Electric Cars, hybrid cars, charging stations for EVs as well as electric vehicle policy and regulation.

Nico Rosberg Tesla

Ex F1 champ asks for Tesla test at Nurburgring – Elon...

The =2016 Formula One champion has offered to take Tesla’s Model S around one of the world’s most-loved, and dangerous, racing tracks, that being the Nürburgring Nordschleife in Germany, in what may be a great move for publicising EV technology.

Seven energy startups selected for IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator

Black & Veatch has selected some seven innovative technology startups to join it’s IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator.
EV batteries second-life

Second-life for electric vehicle batteries says VW

Volkswagen (VW) announced their ambitious target to build a million EVs by 2025 and has already got a plan for their used...
Malaysia renewable transition

Malaysia’s utility vows to deliver energy transition

The chief strategy officer of Malaysia’s largest utility vowed to reinvent the company to deliver clean energy across the country, whilst speaking at the 2019 POWERGEN Asia event in Kuala Lumpur.
UK ev sales

UK electric and hybrid sales surge – but petrol still popular

UK sales of electric vehicles (EVs) surged in August, to a record 3.4% of market share, according to the latest figures from Britain’s Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
Seattle City Light

The first EV adoption strategy by a US municipal-utility

Seattle City Light has partnered with Rocky Mountain Institute to develop a roadmap to electrify the city’s transportation system.
battery storage

UK project to revolutionise the manufacturing of Li-ion batteries

The University of Warwick will research ways to make electrodes for Li-ion batteries which unlock the electrochemical potential of their ingredients.

New acquisition to help EDF accelerate DER deployment

EDF acquires Powerflex Systems to expand its offerings in the distributed energy market.
Facebook PPA

Facebook signs renewable PPA for Texas operations

Aviator Wind East has executed a renewable power purchase agreement with Facebook.
Scotland EV

Scottish government and utilities partner for £7.5 million EV charging pilot

SSEN, SP Energy Networks and Transport Scotland have partnered to develop EV charging infrastructure across Scotland

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