BP Pulse Charging Stations Appear in Australia — EV Driver Reviews

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2023 19:59:27 +0000

The electric vehicle community is abuzz with news that BP has followed Ampol’s lead and is installing up to 60 high-speed chargers at various locations in Australia. Called “bp Pulse,” the local ones to us are perfectly located, just north of Brisbane at two BP service centres — one on the north side of the […]

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31% Of New Vehicle Sales Plugin Sales In Germany In 2022!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2023 00:03:40 +0000

Almost one out of every three new vehicles sold in Germany in 2022 had a plug.

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An Automatic Transmission BEVs Can Really Use

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2023 04:57:06 +0000

Bosch pushbeltWhen visiting the IAA transportation auto show in Hanover, Germany, I saw an old friend. On the stand of Bosch, there was this tiny part with an opened interior — the way they sometimes show the inner workings of machinery. Doubting my eye, I lowered my head to look closer, and behind me someone said: […]

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CleanTechnica Tested: The Lectric XP Lite Electric Bike

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2023 14:00:12 +0000

Lectric XP Lite Electric BikeElectric bikes are a dime a dozen these days, so it’s rare to find one that stands out from the pack. When I first saw the Lectric XP Lite, it was clear that it was different from the pack in a few key ways. On the surface, the Lectric XP Lite e-bike looks like the […]

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Caravan Industry Association of Australia Calls for Fast Charging

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2023 17:33:28 +0000

“The Caravan Industry Association of Australia has issued a call for commercial and government assistance to install fast-chargers for electric cars on its sites as a way to address rising demand for the technology,” Perth Now notes. I couldn’t agree more. On our travels across this wide brown land, Majella and I have often called […]

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Tesla Could Be The Top US Vehicle Seller By The End Of Next Year

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2023 14:33:35 +0000

Tesla Model Y SalesI know it sounds ridiculous that the EV-only startup Tesla could sell more vehicles than giants like Ford, Toyota, and Chevrolet as soon as next year with only 6 models, but hear me out. Note that I am speculating this could happen without including any sales of Tesla’s next-generation vehicle, which may be available next […]

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Mangrove Lithium CEO Talks Lithium Resources, Refining, & Localization

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2023 20:50:50 +0000

I recently talked with Mangrove Lithium CEO and cofounder Dr. Saad Dara about lithium resources, lithium refining, and localization of the EV battery supply chain for another episode of CleanTech Talk. You can find our CleanTech Talk podcast episodes on Anchor, Apple Podcasts / iTunes, Breaker, Google Podcasts, Overcast, Pocket, Podbean, Radio Public, SoundCloud, Spotify, or Stitcher. In his initial PhD work, Dr. Dara was focused on water […]

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World’s Longest Electric Vehicle Highway — Now Under Construction

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2023 17:30:03 +0000

Although all hopeful EV drivers can see from the road is concrete pads surrounded by temporary fencing in Kalbarri, this is the beginning of construction for the world’s longest electric vehicle highway, from Kunnanurra in the north of Western Australia to Esperance in the south. With the eastern extension to Eucla and an extra 43 […]

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UK’s EV Share Hits 40% In December — Tesla Model Y Overall Bestseller

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 09 Jan 2023 07:03:15 +0000

The UK’s auto market saw plugin electric vehicles take 39.4% share of new sales in December, a new record, up from 33.2% year on year. Full electrics alone took almost a third of the market. Overall auto volumes were up 18% year on year in December, but still down compared to pre-2020 norms. The Tesla […]

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