Chicago Charging Deserts Highlight The Racial Divide Of EVs

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 22:47:17 +0000

With 70% of EV charging concentrated in 3 of Chicago’s 77 neighborhoods, charging deserts highlight the racial divide of EVs

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Electric Vehicle Adoption — About To Explode? Or Slow & Steady?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 07:51:42 +0000

I wrote a version of this article below almost a year ago for another company in order to explain the EV market and its future potential. With some modification, I’m publishing it here too

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Africa Needs Tesla Here’s Why

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 17:22:05 +0000

To help push the transition to electromobility in Africa, I thought brand loyal consumers would perhaps really appreciate an all-electric Toyota, but it is very hard to get one outside China. 

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Peugeot Study Shows Kids Are Pushing Parents To Buy EVs

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 18:14:30 +0000

A recent UK study by the French brand Peugeot indicates that more than two-thirds of England’s children say they believe electric and plug-in hybrid cars are good for the planet, with over 55% of parents admitting that their children have told them that they should buy an

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1.4 Million Riders, 22 Million Rides Per Day: Kenya’s Fascinating Motorcycle Taxi Industry Ripe For Electrification

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 20:30:51 +0000

Several startups have set out to providw a new avenue for motorcycle taxi riders to lower their operating costs, increase their earnings, and ultimately build some savings by switching to electric motorcycles

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Taking A Regional Approach To Electric Vehicle Readiness

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 13:15:42 +0000

Getting around cities in electric vehicles (EVs) is getting easier as EV infrastructure grows. But traveling between cities is still a challenge as infrastructure, incentives, and policies aren’t always implemented on a regional scale

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uYilo South Africa: Electric Vehicles Make Power Portable

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Fri, 09 Oct 2020 19:25:33 +0000

The Nissan RE-LEAF is a concept aimed at emergency response, providing power where there is none. Nissan’s design shows the EV concept can simultaneously power an electric jackhammer (24 hours – 36 kWh), a pressure ventilation fan (24 hours – 21.6 kWh), a 10-liter soup kettle (24 hours – 9.6 kWh), an intensive care medical ventilator (24 hours – 3 kWh) and a 100-watt LED floodlight (24 hours – 2.4 kWh) as part of relief efforts

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Nissan Leaf Rebuilding Project In Zimbabwe

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 21:28:41 +0000

As the number of EVs on the road grows, there is now an urgent need to train automotive technicians to be ready to work on all these EVs. Taurayi Raymond Sewera wants to help address this gap starting in Zimbabwe. He is setting up the International Institute of Automotive Technology Training (IIATT) with a major focus on PHEV and BEVs

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It’s All In The Numbers! A Deep Dive Into ICE Motorcycle Fleet Data Convinces Kimosop & Co-Founder Steve To Start Ecobodaa Kenya

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 16:26:42 +0000

Motorcycle taxis are the most preferred mode of last-mile connectivity in East Africa. Unfortunately, motorcycle taxis in Africa’s urban cities are one of the main sources of pollution and chaos on the roads. By building a product that reduces the rider’s expenses in terms of maintenance, fueling, and asset acquisition of the motorcycle taxis, Ecobodaa hopes to build a more resilient and sustainable urban mobility solution

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Solar Taxi Ghana Launches The Cherry Tiggo 3xe 480 EV SUV For Ghanaian Market

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 23:35:57 +0000

The first batch of Solar Taxi’s 10 Cherry Tiggo 3xe 480 EV SUVs have arrived in Ghana, and customers who had pre-ordered, as well as those who have signed expressions of interest, are now enjoying the first round of test drives before deliveries start in September

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