Anheuser-Busch InBev’s South African Breweries Goes Electric With The Mitsubishi Fuso eCanter

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 18:34:45 +0000

by Hideki Machida.Anheuser-Busch InBev’s South African BreweriesSouth African Breweries (SAB), part of the ABInBev family, launched its first electric commercial vehicle at its Chamdor Brewery in Krugersdorp on the 16th of January. Many thanks to Hideki Machida, who attended the launch event and shared some lovely pictures of SAB’s new eCanter with CleanTechnica

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Electrify America Appreciation & Suggestions From A Frequent EV Charging Friend

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 22:50:16 +0000

BMW i3 Electrify AmericaI absolutely appreciate the network of charging stations that Electrify America is providing. I used the network almost exclusively in a 4 state drive with a short-range electric vehicle (EV). I  drove the 2015 BMW i3 from Electrify America charging station to charging station from deep in Florida to the Appalachians and then back. I had some problems, some small delays, but never had to leave any group of stations without a charge. Yet, I think my suggestions should be taken seriously

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ChargePoint Rolls Out New CPF50 Charging Solution Designed For Fleets

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 19:30:09 +0000

In late 2018, ChargePoint raised a round of funding to enable expansion overseas into European markets and to push into the fleet space. Today, the company announced the tailor-made CPF50 Level 2 charging solution aimed directly at the needs of fleets and multifamily dwellings

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Largest Electric School Bus Program In United States Launching In Virginia

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 04:40:07 +0000

Dominion Energy has partnered with local Virginia school districts to begin replacing diesel buses with 100% electric school buses in phases

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Tesla’s Full Stack Disruption

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 03:49:39 +0000

Tesla concepts of mobility outgrew legacy brands from the day the first Tesla rolled onto the market. The new company did not fit into any existing auto-manufacturer slot. Tesla jumped away from the crowd conceptually, and landed on its feet

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Like An Angel Is Pushing You From Behind

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2020 19:43:53 +0000

climate change were a gameAs a CEO of a large global automaker, you have a huge problem of existential dimensions. If you don’t solve it, it’s not just your job that’s lost, but you will be remembered as the person who is responsible for a century-long proud legacy ending

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London Launching A 100% Zero-Emissions Street

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2020 04:57:57 +0000

When we examine the electric vehicle market and forecast electric vehicle growth, we often think of automaker plans, battery investments, how many models they’re rolling out, etc. What we don’t often consider is how strong city and country policies are going to get to push people to go electric. Several countries have announced plans for gas car bans, and some cities have done the same. Such policies can accelerate EV sales growth perhaps more than anything else

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No, Tesla Is NOT The Largest US Automaker Ever

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Wed, 08 Jan 2020 20:14:43 +0000

Over the last couple of days, as Tesla continues on this monstrous run, the media seems to have been noting that Tesla is now more valuable than any US automaker’s market cap ever. (Tesla is currently almost exactly the market cap of Ford and GM combined, around $88 billion.) Even though I would now plant myself firmly in the “bull” camp, this is completely untrue, and I think it paints a problematic picture of Tesla

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Police Department Adds 2020 Tesla Model 3 & Explains Why

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2020 23:41:19 +0000

When asked why he chose the Tesla Model 3, Police Chief Foti Koskinas says he “believes in being green.” However, the car’s unmatched performance for the money, its 5 star safety rating, and top-of-the-industry collision avoidance technology also played a factor

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