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.

Dutch renewables

Dutch government doubles renewable subsidy funding for 2020

The Dutch government has announced the doubling of its planned budget for the country's renewable energy subsidy programme to €4 billion ($4.5 billion) in 2020, as part of its efforts to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 25% by the end of the year.
e-mobility funding

UK announces £37 million in e-mobility R&D, development funding

UK Business Secretary, and President of COP26 Alok Sharma has announced 37 million in new government finance to design, test, and produce electric transport solutions in the country.
investment fund

Investment Fund to pour €5 billion in transport, energy and digital...

The Three Seas Investment Fund in Europe has announced plans to invest up to €5 billion in energy, transport and digital infrastructure projects.

Hydrogen Taskforce delivers UK green gas action plan

Launched yesterday, the taskforce is a lobby group that wants to work with the government to fast-track innovation and investment in hydrogen energy projects.

Ed’s note: Coronavirus 1 – 0 Energy sector

In efforts to stop the spread of the Coronavirus across its worker base, Chinese factories have been closed for almost a month,...
ev battery

Battery specialists InoBat Auto gets €5 million govt. funding for Slovakian...

InoBat Auto, an R&D and battery production company providing new energy solutions for electric vehicles (EVs), has secured €5 million (approximately $4.5 million) in funding from the Slovakian government to build an R&D centre to support the development of a 10GWh Gigafactory in the country – the world’s biggest car producer per capita.

Up to £6.5bn is required to avoid EVs stressing UK grid

EVET has released the results of a series of studies being conducted to accelerate the uptake of EVs without putting pressure on the country’s grid network.
low carbon

Annual spending on low carbon for EU corporates hits €124 billion

Corporates in Europe have spent €124 billion in low carbon infrastructure in 2019

FedEx announces next phase of EV rollout project

FedEx has partnered with Chanje Energy to increase the number of its electric vehicle charging systems in California.
enel eib

Enel, EIB close €70 million e-mobility funding package

EIB, the European Commission and Enel have reached an agreement for the financing of the AMBRA-Electrify Europe project.

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