In The European Charging Jungle With A Porsche Taycan

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 03:47:23 +0000

Reporting from the Taycan #eRally, I’m planning to make many CleanTechnica readers happy today and will throw in some interesting real-life data on charging, range, and energy use

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“Tell Us the Condition of Our Craft” — The Case for Pilot Mode: Improving Energy Feedback in the Tesla Model 3

Credit to Author: Danny Parker| Date: Sun, 09 Aug 2020 03:58:41 +0000

Even when the Tesla Model 3 begins to fully drive itself, it will still have humans on board. And it is best not to forget that. 

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The Green Transition Virus

Credit to Author: Brad Rouse| Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2020 22:41:47 +0000

Global problems need global solutions. Voluntary agreements and unilateral acts only go so far. We need a strategy to make climate action spread — to make it so contagious it will “go viral,” start a chain reaction, trigger a “domino effect.”

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Mercedes-Benz & CATL Team Up

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 17:12:33 +0000

One of the largest EV battery producers on the planet, CATL, and a luxury automaker out of Germany you might have heard of, Mercedes-Benz, have teamed up to “lead in battery technology.”

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UK’s July EV Market Share At 9% — Up Almost 4× Year On Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 02:07:45 +0000

The UK saw plugin electric vehicle market share hit 9.0% in July 2020, up significantly from 2.5% in July 2019. Full battery electric vehicles continue to dominate over plugin hybrids. The overall auto market saw very strong recovery from this year’s coronavirus-slammed era, growing 11.3% compared to the same month last year

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Germany’s EV Market Share Hits All-Time Record, 11.4% in July — Up 4× Year on Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 23:46:12 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market, saw record 11.4% plugin electric vehicle market share in July, up over 4× from the same month last year. The cumulative year-to-date EV market share now stands at 8.5%. This is even though the overall auto market recovered from the lull of recent months, with July 2020 sales down just 5% from July

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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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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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Elon Musk Says “Highly Likely” Will Offer Smaller Tesla Cybertruck “Down The Road” For Europe

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 07:44:53 +0000

In a Twitter thread following an article CleanTechnica published approximately an hour ago, a European gentleman asked Tesla CEO Elon Musk if Tesla would consider offering a smaller Cybertruck for people in Europe (and elsewhere) who love the design and features of that vehicle but

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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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