Patent Filing Reveals High-Tech, Electric Honda Grom

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sun, 11 Apr 2021 17:54:42 +0000

Recent patent filings in Japan reveal that Honda is working on what seems to be a high-tech, electric Honda Grom with a slick, single-sided rear swingarm suspension and 3D-printed mesh seat. And, if the guys at Cycle World are to be believed, we may see the bike’s debut as early as next year! It’s important […]

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China × Cleantech — March 2021

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 21:42:45 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — March 2021 edition. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month. EV Sales Tesla Model Y Ramps Up In China, $4400 Wuling EV Still #1 On the 18th of March, José Pontes reported on the sales numbers of the Chinese EV market in February of 2021. […]

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Cake’s Kalk AP Electric Motorcycles Can Help Combat Illegal Animal Poaching

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 22:43:54 +0000

Black market poachers and illegal tourist trophy hunters have pushed animals like the black rhino and African elephant to the brink of extinction, with sources like the World Economic Forum claiming that nearly 35,000 of these large animals are killed every year. Patrolling large swaths of the African savanna to protect these animals has proven […]

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Electric Motorcycle Startup Kiri EV Scaling Up After 12 Month Pilot In Nairobi

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 15:55:37 +0000

Kiri EV is an electric vehicle startup based in Nairobi, Kenya. It was founded by Christopher Mukiri Maara. The name Kiri was inspired by his middle name, Mukiri, which means “The Quiet One” — which is pretty cool since electric vehicles are quite silent. “We are working to prove that electric vehicles will play a […]

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Ideanomics Invests In Italian Electric Motorcycle Company, Energica Motor Company

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2021 17:34:36 +0000

Ideanomics acquires a 20% stake in Energica Motor Company, a leading manufacturer of high performance electric motorcycles According to Schmidt Automotive Research, the Western European EV market has surpassed China and is the largest market in the world Europe’s electric motorcycle market grew over 50% in 2020, mirroring the electric car market Ideanomics* (NASDAQ: IDEX) […]

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New Electric Mini-Moto For Kids — Volcon Runt!

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sat, 13 Feb 2021 04:51:56 +0000

The electric off-road people at Volcon have launched an all-new, all-electric, kid-friendly, and trail-ready motorcycle named the “Runt.” And when it arrives later this year, it’ll be more than ready to square off against the likes of the Kawasaki KLX110 and Honda CRF110F for the off-road featherweight title. Volcon has been spending a lot of […]

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Lord Vader, Your Moped Is Ready — Rahul Kohli Builds A Sick Super73 Custom

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 22:16:39 +0000

Rahul Kohli builds a sick Super73 custom that is wired to sound EXACTLY like a Star Wars speeder bike!

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21 Best E-Bikes & Electric Motorcycles You Can Buy in 2021

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 20:15:07 +0000

Here it is again, for the very first time– Cleantechnica’s list of the 21 best e-bikes and electric motorcycles you can buy in 2021!

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Energica Developing Electric Jet Engines For Megayachts

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Tue, 08 Dec 2020 20:35:05 +0000

An Italian company called Sealence has designed a new jet propulsion drive system called DeepSpeed that is fully electric, efficient enough for long-range sea voyages, and — crucially — big enough to be able to power some of the largest classes of megayachts in the world. Of course, extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence, and to heal Sealence get that evidence, the company has enlisted the superbike engineers at Energica to help develop DeepSpeed

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