The All-Electric Hyundai Kona Is Now Assembled In Nigeria!

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2020 19:34:09 +0000

Africa presents an exciting opportunity in the electromobility space. Africa’s low motorization levels present an opportunity for another leapfrog event, like seen previously in the telecommunications industry

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1.4 Million Riders, 22 Million Rides Per Day: Kenya’s Fascinating Motorcycle Taxi Industry Ripe For Electrification

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 20:30:51 +0000

Several startups have set out to providw a new avenue for motorcycle taxi riders to lower their operating costs, increase their earnings, and ultimately build some savings by switching to electric motorcycles

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Could A Tesla Master Plan “Deluxe Edition” For New Markets Supercharge Model S & X Sales?

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 02:02:21 +0000

Aside from the exceptional demand for the Model 3 & the Model Y in markets where these vehicles are available, sales of the Model S & X appear to have plateaued? 

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Iyadi Does The 200 KM Nairobi-To-Nanyuki Road Trip Nonstop Comfortably In VW e-Golf

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 23:05:26 +0000

Iyadi Iyadi is on a mission to help promote the adoption of electric vehicles in Kenya. He recently bought a 35 kWh VW e-Golf from the UK, and just drove the 200 kilometer Nairobi to Nanyuki trip to show how comfortable a 200 km trip is in an EV with a decent sized battery pack even in the absence of a public charging network on Kenyan highways

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It’s All In The Numbers! A Deep Dive Into ICE Motorcycle Fleet Data Convinces Kimosop & Co-Founder Steve To Start Ecobodaa Kenya

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 16:26:42 +0000

Motorcycle taxis are the most preferred mode of last-mile connectivity in East Africa. Unfortunately, motorcycle taxis in Africa’s urban cities are one of the main sources of pollution and chaos on the roads. By building a product that reduces the rider’s expenses in terms of maintenance, fueling, and asset acquisition of the motorcycle taxis, Ecobodaa hopes to build a more resilient and sustainable urban mobility solution

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Solar Taxi Ghana Launches The Cherry Tiggo 3xe 480 EV SUV For Ghanaian Market

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 23:35:57 +0000

The first batch of Solar Taxi’s 10 Cherry Tiggo 3xe 480 EV SUVs have arrived in Ghana, and customers who had pre-ordered, as well as those who have signed expressions of interest, are now enjoying the first round of test drives before deliveries start in September

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The Waiting List For Rwanda’s Ampersand Electric Motorcycles Is Now At 7000!

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 19 Aug 2020 20:05:36 +0000

Ampersand electric motorcycleRwanda-based Ampersand wants to help all these motorcycle riders switch to electric and help them save money and the environment at the same time. Ampersand’s CEO Josh Whale gives us an update on Ampersand’s progress in Rwanda

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Kenya’s Electricity Generation Company KenGen To Set Up Public EV Charging Stations

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 19:15:18 +0000

The EV charging business is certainly going to be gamechanger for KenGen and Kenya Power on the revenue side. First of all, they will already have anchor clients with their own fleets! Utility companies own thousands of vehicles, and electrifying those will also cut down their massive petrol and diesel bills

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We Hope To See More Electric Buses On The Roads As More African Cities Move To Bus Rapid Transit Systems

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 18:55:05 +0000

As more and more cities start zoning in on the financial benefits of switching to electric buses, we hope they start to deploy more electric buses on their city routes. Some progress has been made across several countries

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South Africa Gets The Porsche Taycan Before It Gets A Tesla

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 19:05:09 +0000

Taycan 4S electric carPorsche is rewarding its loyal South African fans by bringing the all-electric Taycan. It will be available in three variants, namely the Taycan 4s, the Taycan Turbo, and the Taycan Turbo

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