Is Switzerland’s Electric Vehicle Story A Preview For The Rest Of The Globe?

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 04:29:26 +0000

For a long time, Norway was the ultimate trendsetter when it came to the future of electric vehicle adoption. Now there’s another country worth admiring. Known for exquisite chocolates, fine watches, secretive banks, and Roger Federer — Switzerland is now making some waves on the EV scene. It turns out that last year, an electric car sold […]

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Should Shipowners Be Responsible for Compliance with Shipping ETS?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2022 04:42:00 +0000

With the forthcoming EU carbon price for shipping, a legal analysis from Opportunity Green, commissioned by T&E, assesses who should take responsibility. Originally published on Transport & Environment. The European Commission has proposed adding shipping to the EU Emissions Trading System. The proposal sets the shipowner as the responsible entity, copying the arrangement in the […]

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Flicking the Switch on Truck Charging

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2022 14:31:28 +0000

Why connecting truck charging stations to the electricity grid is technically and economically feasible. Originally published on Transport & Environment. Truck makers are now focusing on bringing battery-powered trucks to the mass market for all vehicle segments, and including long-haul starting from 2024. For this, a network of public high-power and overnight charging points needs to […]

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The Gap Is Widening Between Tesla’s Sales & Its German EV Competition’s Sales

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 23:07:57 +0000

There was a time when traditional automakers could have stymied Tesla’s growth story. Is it possible they missed their window? Christiaan Hetzner at Fortune reports, “Try as they might, some of Tesla’s closest rivals are falling further and further behind Elon Musk’s pace even as they double sales of their electric-vehicle[s].” Fortune focuses on Tesla’s German rivals […]

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Europeans Support Stronger EU Car Emissions Rules

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:57:26 +0000

Public says it wants the cleanest cars possible as EU Commission weighs up proposals for new rules on vehicle emissions

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Wabtec’s 100% Electric Locomotive Trickle Suddenly Becomes International Flood

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 18:10:50 +0000

100% battery electric locomotive FLXdrive WabtecFirst Pennsylvania, now Australia, then Europe: Wabtec is taking its 100% electric locomotives on the road.

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Start UK Rollout Of Zero-Emission Jets This Decade

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 21:33:20 +0000

UK domestic flights could be operated by electric and hydrogen aircraft as early as 2028, a new policy paper by Transport & Environment (T&E) finds.

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