Mercedes-Benz Prepares To Go All-Electric

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 17:45:56 +0000

After Renault Eways’ disappointing plans to transition to BEV by 2030, we got a much more realistic vision on the future from Stellantis. Now we get a long-term vision from Mercedes-Benz. The presentation of Mercedes-Benz is not an online mix of advertising and announcements as the previous two were. It is in a simple word […]

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38 New EV Battery Gigafactories Planned in Europe

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 03 Jul 2021 14:30:35 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. by Charles Morris You can’t build EVs without batteries, as Elon Musk acknowledged years ago when he announced plans to build the first of Tesla’s Gigafactories (and coined a new word). Musk and others have estimated that the world will need several dozen battery gigafactories once EVs begin to be produced in serious […]

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Europe Risks Wasting €27 Billion Battery Opportunity with Weak CO2 Targets — Study

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 13 Jun 2021 03:30:03 +0000

Originally published on Transport & Environment. By Paul Bell The EU and the UK risk wasting €27bn in battery investments if they fail to strengthen car and van CO2 emission standards, analysis from Transport & Environment (T&E) shows. While investors have poured billions into the battery industry, and Europe is set to have enough batteries to […]

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