Tesla Model 3 Shatters Records In Hot European Market — EV Sales Report

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 04:57:17 +0000

The European plug-in electric vehicle market registered a record 77,000 vehicles in December (+88%!), with the Dutch market most helping to pull the market up. Fully electric vehicles (+91% year over year) grew a bit faster than plug-in hybrids (+81%), with the powertrain breakdown becoming even more friendly to fully electric vehicles (68% to 32% in December, versus 64% to 36% in 2019)

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New Study In Canada Says EV Owners Will Not Buy ICE Again

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 04:33:34 +0000

A new study by AAA in Canada tells us that EV owners will not buy fossil fuel vehicles again. The new study shows that 96% of its survey respondents say that they would buy or lease another EV the next time they have to get another car

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Amazon, AT&T, IKEA, Clif Bar, DHL, & Others Launch “Corporate Electric Vehicle Alliance”

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 03:52:04 +0000

When we think about the need for the world to go electric, we generally think about the need for people — individual humans — to go electric. However, more than half of the vehicles on US roads are vehicles from corporate fleets, according to Ceres, a nonprofit investor coalition representing $11 trillion that is focused on sustainability matters

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Audi Puts Up $100 Million For 10% Onsite EV Charging — HUGE Project

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 02:26:06 +0000

How much does Audi see the future being electric? Well, with plans to include EV charging stations at 1 out of every 10 parking spaces at its German factories by mid-2022, Audi seems to think this is where we’re headed. True, that’s mid-2022 not mid-2020, and it’s only 10%, but I don’t know any other auto company with 10% of its parking spaces being electrified!

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Trash Truck Is Next Electric Mercedes

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 22:57:25 +0000

all-electric Mercedes-Benz eActrosWe’ve written about electric garbage trucks since 2012. They make a lot of sense for a handful of reasons: clearly defined routes and range needs, low speed (good for range) but benefit from a lot of torque (electric specialty), a lot of space on the bottom in which to pack batteries, regenerative braking will help a lot. It’s nice to see that Daimler is joining our enthusiasm for this topic, and going approximately 1 million steps further than us by bringing an electric trash truck to market

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Mercedes EQC 2020 Production Target — 50,000, Not 30,000, According To Mercedes

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 22:23:59 +0000

There was a bit of hoopla last week about Mercedes-Benz cutting the production target of the fully electric Mercedes-Benz EQC from ~60,000 to 30,000 due to battery production constraints

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Tweet Suggests Hardware Changes Coming For Tesla Model S & Model X

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:00:12 +0000

A Tesla hacker says he has discovered information about upcoming hardware upgrades coming for the Model S and Model

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10 Worst Things About Owning A Tesla Model 3

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 04:50:27 +0000

Last night I wrote an article “10 Best Things About Owning A Tesla Model 3.” I’m in the media, so I have to be sure to engage in false balance from time to time. So, in response to the article above, here’s a piece on the 10 worst things about owning a Tesla Model

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Tesla Model X Fear To Wonder … Tesla vs. Porsche, Jaguar, BMW, Audi Global Sales … NHTSA Tesla Petition From Short Seller — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 04:31:31 +0000

Interestingly, the anecdote of one couple buying a Tesla Model X was the biggest story of the week last week for us. Perhaps this is something we need a bit more of on CleanTechnica

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