Interviewing ChargePoint’s CEO As ChargePoint Raises $127 Million To Accelerate Europe & Fleet Charging Deployments

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 14:21:51 +0000

We spoke to Pat Romano, President and CEO at ChargePoint, to talk about a new round of funding for ChargePoint to better understand how the company plans to leverage it in the coming months and years

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Who Is Xpeng?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 06:51:07 +0000

Xpeng, or Xiaopeng Motors, was founded in 2014 — two years after the Tesla Model S came out — in Guangzhou, China. Without a doubt, it took the idea of “copying what Tesla did” to a potentially obsessive level (I’ll come back to that later on)

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Sweden Plugin Vehicle Market Share Hits 29.5% In July, Up 3x Year On Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 05:57:44 +0000

July 2020 saw 29.5% plugin vehicle market share in Sweden, up from 10% in July

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NIO Cars, Deliveries, Stock, & More

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 20:12:17 +0000

We are launching a variety of resource pages on major cleantech companies, products, and topics. As a leading electric vehicle and lifestyle startup in China, one of the companies we’re starting with is NIO. We have resource pages on NIO, the NIO ES6, and the NIO ES8 to begin

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Norway Plugin Vehicle Market Share Now Over 68%

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 05:16:51 +0000

Norway hit 68.4% plugin electric vehicle market share in July, up significantly from 48% in July 2019. The 2020 year-to-date figure is also now over 68%, up from 2019’s full-year result of 56%

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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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In Defense Of PHEVs (Probably Part One)

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 06:19:55 +0000

Within two weeks in June, I read two articles on CleanTechnica that somehow made me blush a little. The first one openly said the era of PHEVs must end (something I have said a few times myself, to be honest) and the second one was on SUVs being responsible for growing transport emissions in the EU. The reason I blushed was that a few days before the first of the two articles came out, I had decided to buy (or, to be precise, long-term hire/rent) a PHEV SUV, the Peugeot 3008 Hybrid

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Our First Trade Show — A Wrapup

Credit to Author: Andrea Bertoli| Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 05:43:47 +0000

On Wednesday, July 29, the CleanTechnica team ventured to where no cleantech news site has gone before — into the world of virtual trade shows!

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Sony Consumer EV, Panasonic Getting Maxwell Tech, 2 Non-Tesla European Gigafactories — CleanTech News Show #19

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 23:01:00 +0000

This is the 19th broadcast of CleanTechnica’s weekly news show. We now also have a Patreon page! This week’s show covers Panasonic claims regarding future batteries, whether Sony’s concept EV might reach the market after all, two non-Tesla Gigafactory wannabees, a green skyscraper (half of which is made out of wood), the ITER fusion reactor entering the assembly phase — and much more!

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China × Cleantech — June 2020

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 20:06:02 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — June 2020. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month

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