Electric Vehicles

AfroTech Comes to Austin and Highlights Barriers to EV Ownership: GM Exec Says EVs Must Be Accessible – News

AfroTech co-founder Jeff Nelson (l) on stage with GM’s Telva McGruder (photo by Leena Alali) Last Wednesday, hundreds of entrepreneurs, industry experts and tech enthusiasts from across the country gathered at AfroTecha conference centered on tech and the Web3 (a new iteration of the World Wide Web) in black spaces. …

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India’s cheapest electric car launched at just Rs 4.79 lakh

The cheapest electric car in the country has just been launched. The low-cost car is made by PMV, a Mumbai-based electric vehicle start-up. The price of the micro car, named EaS-E, starts at Rs 4.79 lakh. It will be available in three variants with a range of 120 km, 160 …

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Volkswagen is accelerating its electrification plans after selling 500,000 electric vehicles

Volkswagen announced today that it has officially sold 500,000 ID electric vehicles worldwide, and the company plans to accelerate its electrification plans following their success. With the departure of their previous CEO, Herbert Diess, many were pessimistic about the company’s electrified future. Nonetheless, Volkswagen has continued with its electrification plans, …

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Former LMC CEO dumps more shares in EV startup | News, Sports, Jobs

LORDSTOWN – The founder and ex-CEO of Lordstown Motors has once again sold millions of shares he owns in the electric vehicle startup, and again made millions in the process. This time, Steve Burns sold more than 4.7 million shares of common stock over a two-day period Tuesday …

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Amid major federal investment in electric vehicles, it’s time for states to step up, advocates say

For years, electric vehicles have been a bit of a chicken-and-egg problem. Mass adoption, considered essential to reduce largest single source carbon emissions in the United States, could not happen until the infrastructure to allow drivers to charge where they were going was in place. And these charging stations were …

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Inexpensive electric vehicles are coming

The Nissan LEAF plug-in electric has now been on sale for more than 10 years across two generations. The first model started with a minimum range of 73 miles, but the LEAF has been continuously updated and can now go over 200 miles on a 60 kilowatt-hour battery in the …

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Vintage Nissan Leaf-powered electric pickup

Nissan showcased a modified vintage electric truck at SEMA 2022 powered by a Nissan Leaf engine. The vintage-looking EV pickup was created by Tommy Pike Customs and delivers considerably more power than the original four-cylinder gas burner. Nissan Sunny Leaf electric vintage pickup from 1987 As one chapter closes, another …

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Why are electric vehicles so expensive to insure?

Image source: Getty Images Don’t let high average insurance prices deter you from buying an electric vehicle. Key points Electric vehicles contain expensive parts that are expensive to replace. There are also fewer experienced mechanics to fix them. Electric vehicle owners can take some steps to find affordable auto insurance. …

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Europe threatens trade retaliation for electric vehicle subsidies in Biden bill

European Union ILeaders are threatening trade retaliation over provisions of the Democrats’ Curbing Inflation Act subsidizing purchases of electric vehicles intended to relocate production. The law requires electric vehicles to be assembled in North America to qualify for tax credits of up to $7,500 per electric vehicle and will institute …

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The coalition is committed to accelerating the adoption of the electric car

Loading “In the long term, I worry about my children. In the short term, it’s all about mitigation. A woman said age: “We would like to have solar [panels] and plan for our next car to be electric if we can afford it… and the infrastructure supports [it].” Another reader …

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Hyundai supplies electric vehicles and buses for the FIFA World Cup

Qatar plans to host the first carbon-neutral FIFA World Cup this year, aiming for a new trend in major sporting events and in the region. Hyundai, official sponsor of the FIFA World Cup, said it would help organizers achieve their goal by providing “eco-friendly” transport including the IONIQ 5 and …

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The urge to invest in electric cars is spawning a ‘tax relief industrial complex’

The electric vehicle revolution will be subsidized. China has been there for more than a decade, encouraging purchases, supporting local battery makers and preventing foreign companies from competing. Europe has followed suit with generous aid for both consumers and businesses. Now that electrification has taken hold globally and there’s a …

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At a CAGR of 23%, the global electric vehicle (EV) market size will surpass US$1105 billion by 2030, forecast and analysis report by CMI

Personalized market information Electric Vehicle (EV) Market was 170 Billion US$ in 2021 and will reach approximately 1105 Billion US$ by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 23% from 2022-2030. The global Electric Vehicle (EV) Market was estimated at USD 170 Billion in 2021 and is projected to reach around …

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Is Missouri set up to support more electric vehicles?

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A recent study shows that Missouri residents are increasingly interested in electric vehicles, but fall in the middle of the rankings when it comes to electric vehicle infrastructure. A study posted by QuoteWizard has Missouri as number 25 out of 50 states for electric vehicle infrastructure. The …

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Toyota restarts production of first electric vehicle after resolving safety issues

TOKYO, Oct 6 (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp said on Thursday it would restart production of its first electric vehicle, the bZ4X, after addressing potential safety issues that had halted sales of the new battery-powered model for more than three months. Japan’s biggest automaker, a latecomer to the electric vehicle …

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Biden vows to make federal electric fleet face slow start

By HOPE YEN, MATTHEW DALY and DAVID SHARP WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden, a self-described “car guy,” often promises to lead by example by moving quickly to convert the sprawling U.S. government fleet to zero-emission electric vehicles. But efforts have lagged to help meet its ambitious climate goals by …

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Electric Vehicle Event Draws Test Drivers to Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) – A “Ride & Drive” event at the WH Lyon exhibition center on Thursday wasn’t just about showcasing electric vehicles, but also drive them. Lincoln County’s Bruce Schroder and Sioux Falls’ Arlene Brandt-Jenson each took a test drive in one. “Well, I thought it was fun, …

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Gas station owners and charging companies oppose Xcel Energy’s electric vehicle charging plan

A coalition of retailers and charging station companies is opposing a proposal by Xcel Energy to install hundreds of public high-speed charging stations in its Minnesota territory. Xcel Energy last month asked state regulators for approval to spend $170 million on a rapid expansion of charging infrastructure to help the …

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More than 300 new mines needed to meet demand for electric vehicles, analyst says

More than 300 new mines will be needed worldwide to meet growing demand for electric vehicle (EV) batteries, according to a new forecast from a mining analyst. Benchmark Mineral Intelligence estimates that at least 384 new mines of graphite, lithium, nickel and cobalt will be needed to meet the demand …

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Toyota bZ4X electric sedan prepares to take on the power of Tesla Model 3

Toyota is expected to offer a new model for its bZ series of electric vehicles in the Chinese market soon, which will rival Tesla’s Model 3. By : HT automatic office | Updated: Sep 23, 2022, 11:20 AM Stock photo used for representational purposes (Reuters) Toyota may have been rather …

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Jeep will deploy three new electric vehicles in Australia

The upcoming Jeep Avenger small SUV, Recon midsize SUV and Wagoneer S luxury SUV are on track for Australia on electric power only. 0 See 25 pictures American automotive giant Jeep plans to introduce three new electric vehicles to Australia in the next few years – the Jeep Avenger, Jeep …

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Beltrami Electric Cooperative Showcases Electric Vehicles at Annual Motor Show

Electric vehicles are gaining ground as more hit the roads. Some people are turning to these vehicles as alternatives not only for their wallets in response to soaring gas prices, but also to help the environment. Local businesses in Bemidji come together to help educate the public about electric vehicles …

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The rise of electric vehicles makes good planning more crucial than ever

Economists, energy analysts and even psychologists will debate and anticipate the impacts of a gas-free future. I expect that, overall, it will be much better than the status quo. But trade-offs will be made (oil drilling for cobalt and nickel mining, for example) and unintended consequences will occur, as is …

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National EV target unlikely to be met by 2030 without lower prices and better policy – Eurasia Review

The United States government has set an ambitious national goal of reaching 50% penetration of plug-in electric vehicles by 2030, but a new study by researchers at the Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs from Indiana University shows that the United States is unlikely to meet this …

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Sime Darby Motors in talks to bring in BYD’s electric vehicles

It is believed that SIME Darby Motors Sdn Bhd, the automotive arm of Sime Darby Bhd, will bring 2,000 units of BYD Co electric cars based in Shenzhen, China, Malaysia by the end of this year, and another 10,000 units l ‘next year. The introduction of electric cars from BYD …

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BMW predicts EV battery dominance with new Gen6 cylindrical cell

Internal combustion cars focus on engines, but for electric vehicles, batteries are the most important component. BMW has clearly taken this to heart with its next-generation battery platform, part of the electric Neue Klasse due to arrive in 2025. The BMW Gen6 battery system aims to make the company a …

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Volvo Cars: electric cars = 5.7% of its sales in August

Volvo Cars has one of the most aggressive EV transition plans among mainstream automakers. It plans to sell only all-electric cars globally by 2030. Last year, 70-year-old Volvo Cars CEO Håkan Samuelsson said: “I am totally convinced that there is no there will be no customers who will really want …

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EV Inverter Market to Harvest $22.25

Portland, OR, Sept. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — According to the report released by Allied Market Research, the Electric Vehicle Inverter Market generated $8.67 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach $22.25 billion by 2031, growing at a CAGR of 10.4% from 2022 to 2031. changing market trends, market …

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Electric vehicle market worth $171.35 billion by 2020 at 27.19% growth rate – IndustryARC

Market Research Reports, Business Advisory Services and Analytics Analysis of the electric vehicle industry, particularly the global electric utility vehicle market, will be driven by this rising investment. HYDERABAD, TELANGANA, INDIA, Aug. 29, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — IndustryARC in its latest report predicts that the market size of electric vehicles is …

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Chinese electric vehicle maker Xpeng will launch a Tesla Model Y competitor in 2023

A new Xpeng P7 car is displayed at the Xpeng Motors flagship store in a mall. Xpeng P7 is one of two popular Xpeng engine models. Zhang Peng | light flare | Getty Images Chinese electric carmaker Xpeng has teased details of two new vehicles it plans to launch next …

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The best electric vehicle stocks to buy with $100

After correcting by more than 21% this year, the S&P500 the index has been on an upward trend over the past two months. It is now down just 13.2% for the year at the time of writing. Still, overvaluation concerns and supply chain challenges led to a more pronounced correction …

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Australia is taking bold steps for the future of the electric car

After many years under the thumb of climate denier Scott Morrison, Australia is finally ready to enter the 21st century thanks to the leadership of newly elected Prime Minister Anthony Albanese. Last week, at the first-ever electric vehicle summit in Canberra, Climate Change and Energy Minister Chris Bowen said the …

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Electric vehicles: four things that will help Australia shift gears after a ‘decade of denial’ | Electric vehicles

Australia is changing course and embracing electric vehicles. That was the message from the first National Electric Vehicle Summit in Canberra on Friday. With speakers ranging from Robyn Denholm, President of Tesla, to Mike Cannon-Brookes, Co-Founder of Atlassian and Paul Sansom, Managing Director of Volkswagen Australia, the summit had a …

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The Battery Belt electric car is reshaping the heart of America

Data: Automotive Research Center; Map: Jared Whalen/Axios The climate bill that President Biden signed into law yesterday will open up tens of billions of dollars in subsidies for high-tech electric vehicle factories in the South and Midwest. Why is this important: The package is a big down payment on fighting …

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Can the F-150 Lightning make everyone want a truck that plugs in?

The evening, punctuated by the local cover band, the Fly Bettys, ended with a final fireworks display accompanied by “God Bless the USA”. The hope of SK, Ford, many energy policy makers and pragmatic environmentalists, is that most Georgians stalking for holiday fireworks in years to come will instead be …

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ATIF’s investment in Mexican electric vehicle company sees rapid growth in product orders due to soaring gas prices

IRVINE, Calif., August 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — ATIF Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: ATIF, the “Company”, “ATIF” or “We”), a holding company providing business and financial advisory services in Asia and North America, is pleased to announce that the company’s IPO advisory services client and its stake in Solarever Ltd. (“Solarever”), a …

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Quebecers can claim up to $7,000 for the purchase of an electric vehicle — Here’s how

The Government of Quebec offers individuals, businesses, organizations and municipalities in Quebec a rebate of up to $7,000 on the purchase or lease of a new electric vehicle. The rebate initiative, known as the Roulez vert program, was officially launched on January 1, 2012 and will be extended until 2026-2027. …

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Preliminary plan for West Virginia electric vehicle charging station completed

All 50 states were to submit a NEVI plan to the federal government by Monday, August 1, 2022. West Virginia’s plan proposes locating electric vehicle charging stations somewhere along Interstate 64, 77, or 79 in the Charleston area; Interstate 64 near Huntington and somewhere near Lewisburg; Interstate 77 in the …

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Massachusetts Set to Boost Its Electric Vehicle Network

Data: SparkCharge; Map: Erin Davis/Axios Visuals Massachusetts could soon get more electric vehicle drivers — and more charging stations to fill the gaps — if Gov. Charlie Baker approves a climate bill passed by lawmakers over the weekend. What is happening: The bill includes up to $5,000 in rebates for …

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What should a nine thousand pound electric vehicle look like?

IRCAMRenault’s sounds were, indeed, surprisingly gentle, though perhaps less like birdsong than a washing machine set to the delicate cycle. The Paris soundscape will surely benefit. But would anyone hear these elegant French alerts to New York, especially about the hustle and bustle of all the gas-powered vehicles on its …

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Electric vehicles are gaining ground in “leasing and renting”

QCOSTARICA – At a time when gasoline is historically priced above 1,000¢ per liter, leasing and leasing electric vehicles is becoming a great option for reducing fleet operating costs. More than an environmental fad and a matter of taste, the use of non-polluting cars for productive and private work is …

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1st all-electric vehicle added to Prince William County fleet

The Prince William County Facilities and Fleet Management Department recently received its first new all-electric vehicle, or EV, with more to come. The county’s new Chevrolet Bolt joins the county’s 1,458-vehicle fleet that includes 24 hybrids as well as its gasoline-powered vehicles. “We’ve had hybrids in the fleet since 2008,” …

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UBS on how to invest in electric vehicles, the growing adoption of electric vehicles

Demand for electric vehicles is set to explode over the next few decades – and UBS has identified a theme for investors to take advantage of this electrification. UBS said increasing amounts of electronic content in vehicles will lead to new supply chains as automakers increasingly work directly with semiconductor …

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Connecticut Adds More Electric Vehicles to List of Rebate Programs | stonington

HARTFORD — Connecticut officials have begun rolling out sweeping new legislation aimed at reducing vehicle emissions, including adding 10 more electric vehicles that will now be eligible for the state’s rebate program. The legislation, which increases funding for the initiative, raises the MSRP cap for eligible purchased and leased battery …

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Colorado to receive $57 million in federal funds to expand electric vehicle charging network

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) – The Federal Highway Administration announced this week that it will allocate $57 million to Colorado to build more fast chargers and electric vehicle charging stations. “Colorado is a leader in this area,” said Kay Kelly, chief of innovative mobility for the Colorado Department of Transportation. …

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Richard Mearns: Electric vehicles reduce emissions | Columnists

Some skeptical readers have wondered if electric vehicles, or EVs, are really cleaner than gasoline-powered cars when considering CO2 emissions across production/use cycles. Since this is an important question, I did some research on the subject. All of the studies I found were consistent with the conclusion that, throughout the …

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Automakers look South to build electric vehicle batteries

Hauke-Christian Dittrich/photo alliance via Getty Images (NEW YORK) – You won’t find many electric vehicles on the back roads of Alabama and Tennessee, but thousands of residents in those states are building them to meet growing demand. Automakers such as Mercedes-Benz, Ford and Volkswagen are investing billions of dollars in …

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Governor Hochul Announces Charging Reduction Programs for Electric Vehicle Drivers in New York

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that the State Public Service Commission has approved active and passive charging programs for New York investor-owned electric vehicles, a key component to further develop the infrastructure of New York electric vehicles. Today’s decision by the PSC is part of the initiative known as the …

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Mahindra ready to invest in EV battery cell maker to secure supplies, says CEO

NEW DELHI, July 10 (Reuters) – Indian company Mahindra & Mahindra (MAHM.NS) may consider investing in a battery cell business to meet future electrification needs, its CEO said, after the company has raised funds for its new electric vehicle (EV) unit at a valuation of $9.1 billion. Mahindra raised $250 …

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Industry previews powering the future of electric vehicles

Electrification is impacting all mobile vehicle industries, from passenger cars to heavy trucks and city buses, to construction equipment and agricultural machinery. So manufacturers are developing and integrating a variety of new technologies such as electric motors and battery systems while determining how best to use them in tandem with …

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New Chase website connects consumers to electric vehicle tools and resources

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Chase has launched a new website to help consumers discover, find and buy electric and hybrid vehicles. The High-Voltage Electric Vehicle (EV) Education Center provides content, tools, and frequently asked questions from Chase and other experts on the initial and ongoing cost of EV ownership, as well as …

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The Day – An electric revolution is underway, but revolutions are messy

The 21st century will be the century of electricity. We are in the midst of a profound electrification frenzy that will leave its mark – an electric mark – on every aspect of human activity. I thought so before I attended the Edison Electric Institute annual meeting and convention in …

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Buick announces all-electric lineup by 2030

The push for all-electric vehicles is on, with automakers clamoring to add electric vehicles to their product lineup. Some manufacturers are even considering switching their entire portfolio to electric vehicles. General Motors plans to move to an electric lineup by 2035, pledging that Buick will go all-electric by 2030. It’s …

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When, where and how an electric vehicle is charged is very important. here’s why

The transportation sector accounted for approximately 29% of all greenhouse gas emissions in the United States in 2019, making it by far the largest source of emissions. And while other sectors and industries have seen their carbon footprint decline, emissions related to transport have actually increased in absolute terms between …

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Honda and Sony announce joint venture to build electric vehicles

Sony’s Vision-S concept car indicates the direction the new joint venture will take. picture by … [+] BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP via Getty Images AFP via Getty Images Two industry heavyweights, one an automaker and the other a technology company, have collaborated to create a new company producing electric vehicles. Honda and …

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Tata Nexon EV fire: Center orders separate probe

Tata Motors has already ordered a “detailed investigation” into the incident of a Nexon EV which caught fire in Mumbai on Tuesday. Video of the incident, which was shared on social media platforms, has gone viral. By : HT automatic office | Updated: 24 June 2022, 08:20 A Tata Nexon …

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Electric vehicles fly off dealer lots amid high gas prices

HOLYOKE, MA (WGGB/WSHM) – Skyrocketing gasoline prices are prompting more and more people to switch to electric vehicles. At Gary Rome Hyudai in Holyoke, there are no electric cars on the lot, thanks to increased demand. “It’s a learning curve for sure. It really is like a spaceship,” said Julian …

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Tesla’s Gigafactory in Berlin produces 1,000 Model Y electric vehicles a week

The $5.5 billion Tesla Berlin Gigafactory is the second manufacturing unit the electric vehicle company has built outside the United States. By : HT automatic office | Updated: 20 June 2022, 11:17 Tesla Model Y. ” title=”File photo of the Tesla Model Y. ” style=”width:auto;”/> File photo of the Tesla …

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More Cubans are turning to electric vehicles as the fuel and transportation crisis rages on

There is a new spectacle on the streets of Havana: electric vehicles are multiplying among the old American cars so emblematic of the Cuban capital. As fuel shortages and US sanctions take their toll, and even though power generation can be spotty, Cubans are turning to smaller, cheaper alternatives. “Gasoline? …

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NWA EDITORIAL | THURSDAY’S THUMBS: Chick-fil-A Traffic, Electric Cars, and a Community College Exit

It’s Thursday and another opportunity to pull a few thumbs up or down on some of the news developments in our corner of the country and elsewhere: [THUMBS UP] We were pleased to learn that the Chick-fil-A store north of Fayetteville, up there in the mall with Barnes & Noble …

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This road wirelessly charges electric cars as they drive

As prices fall and availability increases, some of the final barriers to mass adoption of electric vehicles are range anxiety and charging times. But one prototype test track in Italy solves these two problems by using the same technology that makes it easy to charge your smartphone wirelessly. Although early …

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Why are electric vehicles like the Cadillac Lyriq and GMC Hummer so heavy?

More and more car buyers are opting for electric vehicles over their gas-powered counterparts is no surprise given the benefits of electricity. Electric vehicles are cheaper to own, cheaper to consume, better for the environment, and you even get tax credits for buying them, among other benefits. However, one thing …

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Consider one of the best new luxury electric cars of 2022

Electric cars have become a popular option for drivers looking for something that offers modern functionality, technology and efficiency. Every year the market for new electric vehicles becomes more competitive, and 2022 could be the most impressive. If you want a stunning new luxury electric car, here are the 10 …

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Photos: Charged Up festival raises awareness of electric vehicles in Calgary

Rows of electric vehicles and tents set up at the Charged Up eclectic vehicle festival in the East Village on Saturday, June 4, 2022. ARYN TOOMBS/FOR LIVEWIRE CALGARY Speaking directly to the current discussion about climate change in Calgary, the Charged Up festival brought future electric vehicle drivers into direct …

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Here’s why the new electric DeLorean is so great

The DeLorean is back DeLorean Motor Company CEO Joost de Vries walks into The Fox Garage to talk about rebooting the legendary brand with electric cars NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The DeLorean Motor Company is back, but not exactly as you might remember it. The classic …

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Students built a solar charging station that powers electric vehicles with 300 watts

A team of University of Illinois at Chicago students built a solar-powered charging station to ensure an on-campus food truck makes emissions-free deliveries, according to a press release from the University. university. The involvement of students in projects inside the university is not something new. However, the UIC students did …

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Northeast State Receives $349,340 Grant for Electric Vehicle Technology | Company

BLOUNTVILLE — The National Science Foundation recently awarded Northeast State Community College a $349,340 grant to integrate electric vehicle (EV) technology into the college’s current automotive programs. The project is funded by NSF’s Advanced Technology Education Program which focuses on training in areas of advanced technology that drive the nation’s …

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Simple Energy postpones deliveries of the Simple One scooter to September. here’s why

Simple Energy has received around 55,000 pre-bookings for its Simple One e-scooter and previously said deliveries would begin in June. By : HT automatic office | Updated: 27 May 2022, 10:46 File photo of the Simple One electric scooter. Simple Energy has pushed back deliveries of its Simple One electric …

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Merchants Auto set to become the largest national operator of electric vehicle fleets

A New Hampshire car dealership is poised to become the nation’s largest electric fleet vehicle operator. Merchants Auto said the dealership is working with Ford, GM and other electric automakers to supply vehicles to businesses across the country. Tuesday at the New Hampshire Energy Innovation Conference at Derryfield School in …

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Nissan and Mitsubishi unveil electric mini-vehicles and test drives in the Metaverse

Japanese automakers Nissan and Mitsubishi have unveiled their first jointly developed mini electric vehicles, the Nissan Sakura and Mitsubishi eK, both built on the Kei EV platform. Nissan and Mitsubishi announced in the middle of last year that they were jointly developing a new electric “mini-vehicle” which would make its …

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US-127 could be the target of electric vehicle charging – The Morning Sun

US-127 to mid-Michigan could become a federal alternative fuel corridor — offering plenty of electric vehicle charging options — according to a list submitted by state officials for federal funding. Governor Gretchen Whitmer said Tuesday Michigan has submitted seven nominations for new Alternative Fuel Corridors (AFCs), which are transportation routes …

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Are electric cars really better for the planet?

Electric cars have been on the rise in recent years. More and more people are changing to reduce their emissions and be more environmentally friendly. As electric vehicles become available with longer ranges, even EV skeptics are turning to electric. Governments around the world are encouraging drivers to make the …

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Israeli electric vehicle group REE to build $15m UK factory

Israeli electric vehicle start-up REE will open a factory in the UK and plans to double its workforce in the country, in one of the first manufacturing investments from the new wave of makers. Its $15million production plant in Coventry will be heavily automated with few direct jobs, but the …

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3 Best Electric Cars Still Eligible For $7,500 Electric Vehicle Tax Credit

Electric vehicles have many advantages, but one thing that keeps some car buyers away is their high price compared to gasoline-powered cars. However, in many cases, the expense is mitigated by the federal electric vehicle tax credit, which provides up to $7,500 back for qualifying models. Check out the top …

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Big rigs go electric as Navistar, Cummins and Daimler revive next-gen trucks

A Nikola Tre hydrogen fuel cell semi on display at the ACT Expo in Long Beach. Alan Ohnsman on Forbes The electric vehicle revolution is far bigger than the electric pickup from Teslas and Fords, as the world’s leading heavy-duty truck and powertrain manufacturers, including Navistar, Daimler, Cummins, Hyundai and …

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Volkswagen has already sold electric cars in key markets this year

“We’re not burnt out because we can’t build cars…we’re really burnt out for electric cars because the demand is higher than expected,” CEO Herbert Diess told the Financial Times at its automotive conference on Monday. Last week the company, which owns several brands including Porsche and Audi, said it had …

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Electric vehicles: what Kiwis spent on electric vehicles until March

A battery of Teslas arriving at Auckland Docks in January. Photo / John Barker, Senior Pilot at Auckland Ports Imports of electric vehicles doubled in the year to March, according to new figures from Statistics New Zealand. But sales tumbled in April as incentives changed shape, Tesla’s price hikes ate …

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High Gas Prices Boost Interest in Electric Vehicles

OWhen Eric Dirksen received his first electric car in December, a new Tesla Model Y, he had no idea gas prices would skyrocket a few months later. But with fuel costing around $4.20 a gallon on average this week, he’s happy with the decision. “Very lucky at the time,” he …

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Letters to the Editor — Electric Vehicles, Ken Paxton, Judicial Impartiality, Ukraine

Worries about electric vehicles are overblown When it comes to the adoption of electric vehicles, we have to remember what happens with virtually all new technologies. Regarding costs, electric vehicles are currently more expensive to buy, but the cost of ownership is lower than that of a gasoline-powered car. No …

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Electric vehicle startups could collapse as quickly as they grew

Even Rivian, considered by many auto experts to be the most promising Western EV startup, isn’t immune to the boom and bust cycle unfolding in the EV market. But experts say that’s typical of the emergence of new industries. Rivian’s stock has fallen 75% since its IPO last year. In …

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California considers regulations for manufacturing and disposing of electric vehicle batteries

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) — By 2035, every passenger vehicle sold in California must be a zero-emission vehicle. This means it must run on electricity, hydrogen, or another alternative fuel that does not generate air pollution to operate. The mandate is expected to reduce greenhouse gases in the state by approximately …

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Driving an electric vehicle? Learn how Pa. plans to spend federal money on new charging corridors

Pennsylvania was already working on electric vehicle charging corridors before the bipartisan Infrastructure Act (BIL) was signed, and now the public can hear the state’s plans and weigh in on them. The BIL includes $7.5 billion to expand the electric vehicle charging network across the country, including $5 billion for …

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Electric car owners show off what’s for sale in Alabama

Porsche. BMW. Volvo. Nissan. Hyundai. Ford and Chevy. Microphones. Compacts. Sedans. School buses and Teslas too. All were side-by-side electric vehicles at Saturday’s North Alabama Drive Electric Earth Day event in Huntsville, where the motto was, “Your kids may never ask for gas money again.” The variety of choices was …

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Electric vehicles ‘sell out fast’ at lower price – NationNews Barbados – nationnews.com

posted on April 22, 2022 Article ofSheria Brathwaite Samuel Gaston, Regional Product Manager, Vehicle Sales Department at Courtesy Garage Ltd, yesterday showing how the new second generation Nissan Leaf is charged. (Photo by Reco Moore.) The new second-generation Nissan Leaf is proving to be a fast seller at Courtesy Garage …

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Electric vehicles are coming to Colorado. This bill would require charging stations in new large buildings.

In the face of protests from Republicans, the Colorado House proposed a policy requiring electric vehicle charging equipment in large residential and commercial buildings. The latest version of House Bill 22-1218, sponsored by Representative Alex Valdez, a Denver Democrat, would require new commercial buildings above a certain size to have …

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Infra to charge electric vehicles: The Tribune India

Faridabad: Haryana will soon have infrastructure to charge all types of electric vehicles (EVs) as the state government has formulated an electric vehicle policy to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles and enhance the charging infrastructure in the state. The policy proposes to create better infrastructure for charging electric vehicles. …

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‘Fun police’ strike again: Tesla recalls 595,000 vehicles after safety investigation

Tesla is recalling more of its vehicles from the market for issues that threaten the safety of drivers and passengers, for the eighth time in the past five months. The company announced on Thursday that it will be recalling nearly 600,000 of its 2020-2022 Model Y, X and S vehicles, …

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Honda is investing $40 billion over the next decade in a massive shift to electric vehicles

Harris unveils plans to build national electric vehicle charging network The Biden administration has released a federal strategy to build 500,000 electric vehicle charging stations across the country and ultimately transform the US auto industry. TOKYO (AP) – Honda is investing 5 trillion yen ($40 billion) over the next decade …

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Fisker would make an electric vehicle for less than $30,000

As we await the arrival of the all-new Fisker Ocean SUV later this year, the new start-up electric automaker has opened reservations for its second electric vehicle. The PEAR (Personal Electric Automotive Revolution) is expected to arrive in 2024. The exciting part of this news is that the PEAR will …

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Are you considering buying an electric car? These banks offer special interest rates for electric vehicle loans

Electric vehicles, often referred to as EVs, are growing in popularity, all the more so thanks to rising fuel prices. Many are now considering switching from their petrol/diesel car to electric vehicles. According to the Income Tax website, “electric vehicle” means a vehicle that is propelled exclusively by an electric …

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Current electric vehicle subsidies fail to reduce overall emissions, Harvard Law study finds

Subsidies offered by the federal government for the purchase of new electric vehicles (EVs) may actually increase total greenhouse gas emissions without similar assistance for second-hand buyers, concludes a new study led by Ashley Nunes, Ph.D., Fellow of Harvard Law School. Program of work and life at work. Nunes says …

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New York’s electric vehicle era begins, slowly

The Biden administration has set a national goal for half of all new vehicles sold by 2030 to be electric, saying switching to battery power is key to keeping pace with other countries and fighting change climatic. He also launched a $5 billion program to help cities and states build …

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Is Tesla approaching $4 trillion? Analysts predict

Tesla would capture 21% of the global auto market share by 2030. By : HT automatic office | Updated: 04 April 2022, 12:08 Tesla is currently closing in on a $3 trillion valuation. (AFP) Tesla has been making waves in wealth generation over the past few years. The market capitalization …

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Tata Motors delivers 712 electric vehicles in a single day to customers

Tata Motors said on Saturday it delivered 712 electric vehicles (EVs) to individual customers in Maharashtra and Goa, setting a record for the largest single-day delivery of four-wheeled electric vehicles in the country. The company said it delivered 564 Nexon electric vehicles and 148 Tigor electric vehicles in a single …

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Electric vehicles are still fueling a throwaway culture

Auto enthusiasts have named 2022 the year of the electric car as a rapid conversion from gasoline combustion engines to sedans, SUVs, and now even utility and long-haul trucks are gathering, well, steam. What was first predicted as a slow transition to electric vehicles could, driven by heightened consumer interest, …

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Spokane council approves $2.4 million for police vehicles, including 8 electric models: Why the SPD says it’s not enough

Spokane lawmakers voted Monday to authorize more than $2 million in federal funding for the purchase of up to 35 new police vehicles, including eight electric models. That number represents more than half of the 64 requested by the Spokane Police Department to keep pace with the department’s 10-year vehicle …

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Håkan Samuelsson: outgoing Volvo boss and electric car pioneer | Automobile industry

Håkan Samuelsson was a relatively late convert to electric cars. He took over as head of Volvo in 2012, but it wasn’t until three or four years later that he realized he had to oversee the biggest change in the company’s history: ending the use of fossil fuels. Since then, …

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Raising Over $1.2M in Investments, Battle Approved Motors Proves the Health of the EV Market

“It’s great to see the electric vehicle market continue to grow despite some volatility in the traditional equity and cryptocurrency markets. What I find most exciting about the momentum in the sector is not just that capital continues to flow into it, but where it’s coming from – people looking …

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They are the fastest electric vehicles to charge

Electric vehicles are quickly becoming mainstream, but it’s still the Wild West when you compare them to each other. Three years ago, automakers offered fewer than 10 electric vehicle models for sale in the United States. These infrastructure challenges are fading. You can now easily find fast chargers outside shopping …

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Porsche AG sets more ambitious target for electric vehicles

Porsche Taycan is displayed during a car show in Oslo, Norway November 10, 2021. Picture taken November 10, 2021. REUTERS/Victoria Klesty/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register FRANKFURT, March 18 (Reuters) – Luxury sports carmaker Porsche AG, whose parent company Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) could go public later …

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Electric vehicle sales are booming, but can British Columbia keep up?

Breadcrumb Links News Local News Energy “There is fundamentally more demand than there is supply in terms of charging solutions,” said Dr. Werner Antweiler. Publication date : March 15, 2022 • 47 minutes ago • 3 minute read • Join the conversation Are you considering buying an electric vehicle? Here …

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Are electric vehicle sales about to stagnate?

We are continually told that electric cars are the future. Sales have already skyrocketed and the entire automotive industry is switching from internal combustion engines to electric power. There is also talk of a huge giga-factory in Coventry to build batteries for electric vehicles which will become the norm as …

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Rising Gas Prices Are Fueling Electric Vehicle Conspiracy Theories

WASHINGTON — Some social media users are suggesting that soaring U.S. fuel prices aren’t the result of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, increased consumption, or supply chain issues as daily life resumes after two years of stagnation caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, the flurry of posts on Facebook and Twitter …

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Car rental giants go electric after pandemic bonanza

March 9 (Reuters) – The $100 billion Western car rental industry, brimming with cash thanks to a profitable pandemic, is phasing its electric show on the road, and Chinese-made vehicles are about to play a leading role. The electric transition could see car fleets, long dominated by famous brands from …

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Hero MotoCorp launches ‘Vida’ brand for its EV segment – The New Indian Express

By Express press service NEW DELHI: Amid the ongoing fight with electric vehicle maker Hero Electric over the use of the “Hero” brand name, India’s largest two-wheeler maker Hero Motocorp on Friday launched a new brand for its segment of electric vehicles. Vida, powered by Hero, is a new identity …

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NIO stock: disappointing deliveries of electric vehicles in February 2022

Andy Feng/iStock Editorial via Getty Images In recent months, I have expressed my concerns about the Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer‘s growth in deliveries NIO Inc. (NIO). Specifically, I sounded the alarm about a growing gap between NIO’s shipment growth rates and its peers, and warned that slower shipment growth could …

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Electrification, Electric Vehicles, Energy Equity and Renewables Top Emerging Energy Industry Predictions for 2022

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Electric cars need oil? What are the fluids used for the maintenance of electric vehicles

Adding oil to the engine allows it to run without seizing or overheating. To keep the car engine running smoothly, the microscopic metal flakes that develop in the oil due to metal-to-metal friction must be removed after some time, so you must remove the oil and replace it with new …

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4 electric vehicle stocks you can buy and hold for the next decade

Electric cars have become so mainstream that it’s hard to still think of them as a technology that’s only just beginning to take hold. For much of their existence, they needed government assistance in the form of tax credits to stimulate demand from car buyers, and in some cases they …

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USPS Reaches Gas Truck Deal, Rejects Call for Electric Vehicles | Nation

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service has finalized a contract to replace its fleet of mail trucks with new Oshkosh Corp. models, nearly all gas-powered, after the Biden administration pushed unsuccessfully to buy more electric vehicles. The move, announced in a Record of Decision released Wednesday, upholds the independent agency’s …

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Chrysler recalls certain 2017-2018 Pacifica plug-in hybrid electric vehicles due to potential fire when parked | Radio WGN 720

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released the following: NHTSA campaign number: 22V077000 Maker Chrysler (CFA USA, LLC) Components HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM Potential number of affected units 16,741 Summary Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Pacifica plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV). A vehicle fire can occur when …

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New European emissions standards accelerate the race for electric vehicles

With the Euro 7 measures expected to be introduced in the next few years, automakers are turning to electric vehicles (EVs) as internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles become less viable for the future European car market. Several European automakers have already introduced a range of electric vehicle models, aiming for …

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Charging stations for electric vehicles: Charging stations for electric vehicles multiply by 2.5 in 9 megacities in India: Power Ministry

Electric vehicle (EV) charging stations have increased two and a half times in nine megacities, including Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai, in the past four months, the energy ministry said on Saturday. The government’s efforts have resulted in a 2.5-fold increase in the number of charging stations in Surat, Pune, Ahmedabad, …

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Plan to expand charging stations in Wisconsin for electric vehicles turns sour in fight for profits

The current version would prohibit government entities from owning or renting charging stations and only allow stations to charge for electricity from utilities, not on-site solar installations. Clean energy supporters, including Renew Wisconsin, now say they want Gov. Tony Evers to veto the bill if it passes the Legislature with …

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Electric Vehicle Charging and Solar Panels Heading to Oxford – The Oxford Eagle

The city of Oxford is set to sign an agreement with the Tennessee Valley Authority to bring electric vehicle charging stations and a solar panel to the city. The board is expected to approve TVA’s electric vehicle fast-charging program deal at its meeting on Tuesday. In 2021, Oxford Utilities submitted …

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