New All-Electric Shuttle Service Now Available At Harare’s International Airport

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 16:05:15 +0000

As African countries join the electric vehicle revolution, fleet operators and mass transit services represent some of the low-hanging fruit. These are key segments that are ripe for electrification. A lot of operators in these industries have fixed routes that make it easy to select EVs to fit their specific needs. The fixed nature of […]

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Record Month For Plugin Vehicles In China! Wuling EV #1 In Overall Auto Market!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sun, 26 Sep 2021 17:00:56 +0000

Plugin vehicles are all the rage in China, having scored 286,000 registrations in August, a full 22% increase over the previous record, which was set in June when 235,000 registrations were made. That pulls the year-to-date (YTD) tally to 1.6 million units, and with further record months set to happen until December, we should have […]

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More Zero Emissions Buses Coming To London & Mumbai

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2021 14:26:24 +0000

The public transportation agencies for London and Mumbai will greatly increase the number of zero emissions buses in their fleets.

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A Radical Way To Reduce Fossil Fuel Use From New Cars Sold In The US By 95% By 2026

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2021 16:11:00 +0000

The first thing I want to say is that although this is an interesting thought experiment, I’m not saying this will happen or even that it should happen. I like to document these “back of the envelope” calculations to have something to refer to for all the electric vehicle naysayers who say ridiculous things like […]

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Finally, Affordable EVs Are Coming, & The Ora Good Cat Will Be The First Of Many

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 09 Sep 2021 19:03:13 +0000

Over the past 10 years or so, a lot of new energy vehicle startups and legacy OEMs have followed the same formula of starting with top of the range electric vehicles ($50,000 plus) and then moving slowly to develop lower priced versions. There has been a lot of progress in the EV space over the […]

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Electric Pickups & Vans Are Now Available In Some African Markets — Time For Fleet Operators To Electrify

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 17:05:59 +0000

Fleet operators constitute the bulk of brand new motor vehicle purchases in a lot of markets on the continent. They also represent an essential customer segment — repeat customers! Fleet operators normally replace their fleets at regular intervals. These replacements are generally based on the vehicles covering a certain mileage or having been in service […]

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Tesla Model Y Bestseller In Norway — Plugin EV Share Hits Record High 88%

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 15:21:52 +0000

Norway, the undisputed leader in electric vehicle adoption, saw a new record high plugin share of 87.7% in August 2021, up inexorably from 70.2% in August 2020. Full electrics alone took 72% of the market, meanwhile Diesels fell to a record low 3.2%. The overall auto market was up some 23% over seasonal norms, at […]

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20 Top Selling Plugin Vehicles Globally — Charts

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 02:00:17 +0000

Global plugin vehicle registrations were up 94% last month compared to July 2020, scoring 480,000 units (or 7.1% share of the overall auto market). That made it the plugin market’s third best month ever. Fully electric vehicles (BEVs) represented 66% of plugin registrations in July, in line with the year-to-date (YTD) tally. In total, there […]

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Electric Vehicles Getting Ready To Rocket In Australia

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2021 23:43:59 +0000

The Australian EV Council (EVC) has moved its reporting schedule from once a year to twice a year. The EV landscape is changing so fast that they need to report more often. The current report highlights that more EVs have been sold in the Australian vehicle market in the last 6 months than in the […]

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Why I Think The New BYD Dolphin Will Convince Millions To Go Electric

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Tue, 24 Aug 2021 15:01:43 +0000

This article was inspired by the recent YouTube video above by a relatively new channel called the Electric Viking. This channel from Australia has only been around 6 months and I’ve only been following them for a month or so, but they have some of the best English language coverage of the electric vehicle market […]

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