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.

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From gas guzzler to green leader – GM announces Hummer EV

Following months of speculation and whispered conversations, General Motors' (GM) Hummer is back - and it's all-electric.
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Utility revolutionises EV connection process with a new online tool

Northern Powergrid has launched a free, online tool to revolutionise its electric vehicle (EV) connections process.
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EIB exceeds 2019 climate financing target, despite Brexit uncertainty

EIB has exceeded its 2019 investment target by reaching €72.22 billion in 1095 deals
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Asia’s first smart city proof of concept set for launch

One of Asia’s first smart city Proof of Concept is set to be launched in the Cyberjaya area in Malaysia this February.

Smart communities, e-mobility and true grid resilience with Itron

Itai Dadon, Director of Smart Cities and IoT at Itron speaks about Itron's Smart Community Challenge, set to address specific challenges identified by communities on the road to the energy transition.

Majority of global cities lack robust clean energy policies – ACEEE

Of the 66 cities analysed, only a few cities extensively include clean energy initiatives in their climate change and resilience plans.

€5bn partnership to develop new battery energy storage standards

Total has partnered with Saft, PSA Group and Opel to form a new company which will be responsible at accelerating the development of electric vehicle batteries.
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#DTECH2020 Wednesday: The thirst for power

The first-ever documentary screening at DISTRIBUTECH took place in a mega-session on Wednesday and was followed by a great panel discussion about the future of energy.

GM announces Detroit plant’s transition to EV manufacture

General Motors (GM) has announced a $2.2 billion investment at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to produce a variety of all-electric trucks and SUVs in a move it says brings it closer to a "vision of an all-electric future".

Teijin and Envision Virgin Racing announce new development partnership

The Teijin Group and Envision Virgin Racing jointly announced today that they have agreed a multi-year sponsorship contract which will support the team's participation in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship.

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