China Is Critical For Tesla’s Mission To Succeed

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 10:00:13 +0000

Tesla Model Y ChinaChina is critical for Tesla’s mission to succeed, but many people tend to forget this. The reason it is critical is that China is the world’s largest auto market. If Tesla is to succeed, it has to have a major presence in China. That is core to its mission. So far, it is off to […]

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China-Baiting, Greenwashed

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 09:00:49 +0000

As the world marked another flopped climate conference last year — with precious chances for action racing past — many eyes drifted toward the People’s Republic of China (PRC). News sites decried Xi’s absence. Commentators suggest that if emerging East Asian economies don’t do their part, climate efforts cannot succeed. As he did in 2009 […]

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Plugin Electric Vehicles Get 21% Share of Auto Market in Another Record Month in China

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2022 17:19:32 +0000

Half a million plugin electric vehicle sales! In one month! Plugin vehicles in China once again ended the year with a record month, growing by 125% year over year (YoY) in the last month of the year, to a record 502,000 units. Full electric vehicles (BEVs) were responsible for 83% of the plugin market in […]

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Zenith Minerals & EV Metals Group Launch Australian Lithium Alliance

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2022 23:22:09 +0000

The new Australian Lithium Alliance is a joint venture between Zenith, a mineral mining and exploration company, and EV Metals Group. Australian Resources noted that the alliance will see them working together to unlock the lithium potential of its Split Rocks and Waratah Well projects that are located in Western Australia. In a statement, Zenith […]

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Tesla & Chinese EV Makers Putting Lot of Weight on These Low-Cost EV Batteries

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Sat, 15 Jan 2022 19:24:28 +0000

Electric vehicles often differ based on different battery technologies. US-based electric automaker Tesla has set the trend for years. According to Yang Jie at Wall Street Journal, “A less-expensive battery technology championed by Tesla Inc.’s Elon Musk rose to dominate the world’s largest auto market last year.” The batteries are lithium-iron-phosphate batteries — often referred to as LFP batteries. […]

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Opinion: Tesla’s New Showroom In Xinjiang Incites Fake Outrage But Necessary Dialogue About America’s Corporate Presence There

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 14:56:40 +0000

In the fall and winter of 2021, Tesla and Elon Musk were vilified over Elon’s wealth. This year, after Elon has paid his taxes, the new topic is Tesla’s newly opened showroom in Xinjiang. Sadly, Xinjiang is well known for its treatment of over one million Uyghur Muslims who have been put into what China […]

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China Electric Vehicle Sales Growth Is Sparking Big Change

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 04:10:38 +0000

Tesla Model Y ChinaChina has emerged as a world leader in electric vehicle adoption in recent years. And it turns out 2021 was no exception. According to the Wall Street Journal, “China’s car market snapped a three-year decline last year, helped by strong sales of electric vehicles.” Model Y Performance delivery have officially begun! pic.twitter.com/Za0IHf0QEV — Tesla Greater China […]

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Tesla’s New Showroom In Xinjiang Incites Fake Outrage But Necessary Dialogue About America’s Corporate Presence There

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 14:56:40 +0000

In the fall and winter of 2021, Tesla and Elon Musk were vilified over Elon’s wealth. This year, after Elon has paid his taxes, the new topic is Tesla’s newly opened showroom in Xinjiang. Sadly, Xinjiang is well known for its treatment of over one million Uyghur Muslims who have been put into what China […]

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Gas-Powered Car Sales In China Down Around 4% While EV Sales Up ~145% In 2021

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 21:42:13 +0000

Tesla ChinaI saw an interesting tweet by Sam Korus from ARK Invest yesterday. He shared that gas-powered car sales in China were down around 4% in 2021, while battery electric vehicle sales were up ~145%. He pointed out that China’s passenger auto sales were up 4.4% to a total of 20.1 million units last year and […]

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World’s Largest Floating Solar Array, Manchin Movement On Climate — Nexus News Roundup

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 06 Jan 2022 15:42:09 +0000

Below are three short summaries of recent renewable energy and climate-related news from NexusMedia. World’s Largest Floating Solar Array Comes Online In Shandong Province The world’s largest floating solar power array is now online in China’s Shandong province. The 320 MW facility built by Huaneng Power International is expected to generate around 550 GWh per […]

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