Tesla Model 3 & Wuling Mini EV Shine In Growing Chinese EV Market

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 16:11:14 +0000

The overall Chinese auto market remained in positive numbers last month, +6% year over year (YoY), with plugins faring even better, growing 30% YoY last month to 100,000 units, a new year best

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Indian Government May Put EV Chargers At 69,000 Gas Pumps

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 01:18:52 +0000

The Indian government has occasionally expressed extremely bold electric vehicle plans. While it is doing a bit to pursue those dreams, it is far away from some of the loftier goals. However, one potentially new move could give a boost to e-mobility in the country — the government is considering a requirement that all gas stations (“petrol stations” as they and the Brits say) include EV chargers

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I ♥ ChargePoint

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 00:18:56 +0000

I wrote recently that I’ve had electric cars in Florida for two years and haven’t spent a dime on charging. Nine months were in a BMW i3 (and then we were gone for 3 months) and one year was in a Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus. The free charging has been one of the big benefits of driving electric

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Tesla = Approximately A Dozen Startups

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 07:05:23 +0000

Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently responded to a CleanTechnica article on Twitter by noting that Tesla is really like a dozen different startups. What would these startups be? Let’s explore some possibilities

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EU Recharges Climate Plan But Risks Letting Countries Off The Hook On Transport

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 03:23:44 +0000

Plans to increase the EU’s climate targets to achieve a 55% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 have been welcomed by clean transport group Transport & Environment (T&E). The European Commission today indicated more ambitious CO2 reduction targets of -50% for new cars, a phase-out of engine cars, and action to start cleaning up ships and planes

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The Various Ways The Trump Administration Has Supported Oil & Gas Industry While Trashing Tesla’s Mission

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:07:05 +0000

I recently wrote this article that highlighted one written by Micheal E. Mann, who pointed out how President Trump is a threat to the planet. That article, in a nutshell, cited several others that pointed out the damage Trump has caused to the environment through his executive orders and dismantling of the EPA. When Mann (and I, by agreeing with him) said “Threat to the planet,” we were not talking about wars or Trump’s radicalization of the extreme far-right

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13% Plugin Vehicle Market Share In Germany!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:02:03 +0000

After a record month in August, the German plugin vehicle market had its second best month ever in August, with a little over 33,000 units registered, an amazing performance considering August is usually one of the slowest selling months of they year

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Shipments Of The Plug & Play Orison Energy Storage System Slated For End Of 2020

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 14:00:30 +0000

In 2015, Eric Clifton envisioned a home energy storage appliance that simply plugged into the wall. He founded Orison Inc and in 2016, launched a Kickstarter campaign to let customers lock in an order for the 2.2 kWh wall-mounted appliance. Fast forward a few years, and Orison has perfected the design of the product. The [&hellip

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