Tesla = 19% of Global Plugin Vehicle Market

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:00:39 +0000

Yesterday, I reported that the Tesla Model 3 had nearly 4× as many sales as the second best selling electric vehicle in the world in the first half of 2020, and more sales than the 2nd best selling, 3rd best selling, 4th best selling, 5th best selling, and 6th best selling plugin vehicles combined. Let’s now look briefly at plugin vehicle sales rankings by brand

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Why Mercedes & BMW Vehicles Need To Adopt The Tesla Platform

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Sat, 01 Aug 2020 23:00:13 +0000

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has always been fairly straightforward about his willingness to open up Tesla tech to other companies. For example, he publicly commented about the possibility of partnering with Mercedes on an electric Mercedes Sprinter in November

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Finland Achieves 16% Plugin Vehicle Market Share

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 01 Aug 2020 22:32:52 +0000

Finland is the 4th best country in the world in terms of plugin vehicle market share this year. It is at 16% market share, double its 8% market share in 2019 and more than triple its 5% market share in 2018, according to our friends at EV Volumes

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Record EV Sales In Europe

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 01:42:41 +0000

While the overall European market is still in recovery mode in June, down 24% year over year (YoY), the European passenger plugin vehicle market has returned to the fast track, having achieved almost 93,000 registrations in June (+95%)

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Tesla & The Minions — China EV Sales Report

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 25 Jul 2020 05:24:56 +0000

The overall Chinese market returned to negative numbers in June, down 6% year over year (YoY), but on paper, plugins fared much worse, down 53% last month

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8.6% Plugin Vehicle Market Share In Germany!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 18:41:33 +0000

While the German overall market is still recovering from the pandemic, dropping just 32% year over year (YoY) in June, the local plugin vehicle market is in much better shape, having registered almost 19,000 units, up 124% Yo

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CleanTechnica Interview with Peter Carlsson, CEO of Northvolt: Part Three — Low-Carbon Advantage, Product Mix & Strategy

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 02:55:51 +0000

CleanTechnica recently interviewed Peter Carlsson, Chief Executive Officer of Northvolt, the Swedish battery manufacturing startup-slash-giant. In this the third and final part of the interview, we discuss the benefits of Northvolt’s low carbon manufacturing approach in the European context, and learn about its product mix and strategic positioning

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CleanTechnica Interview with Peter Carlsson, CEO of Northvolt: Part Two — EV Market Growth, Timeline & Capacity, Cheap Hydropower

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 00:04:23 +0000

CleanTechnica recently interviewed Peter Carlsson, Chief Executive Officer of Northvolt, the Swedish battery manufacturing startup-slash-giant. In part two of the interview, we discussed the growth in the European EV market, Northvolt’s plans to scale its manufacturing capacity, its timeline, and its access to low-cost, renewable hydroelectric energy in Sweden

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Why Volkswagen CEO Ralf Brandstätter & Tesla CEO Elon Musk Replied To My Tweets

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Mon, 20 Jul 2020 00:58:17 +0000

The promise of autonomous vehicles that drive humans safely and reliably in every condition and place in the world is an inspiration for humankind, and if realized will open the door to unprecedented productivity gains and not-seen-before profits

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Lithium Can Be Extracted From Groundwater At Geothermal Installations

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 19 Jul 2020 22:00:30 +0000

lithium from goethermal grouindwaterScientists at the KIT Energy Center have devised a way to extract lithium from the groundwater used by geothermal facilities in Germany.

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