November French EV Market Share Hits 15% & Growing

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 17:14:37 +0000

France, Europe’s second largest auto market, saw plugin electric vehicle market share reach 14.8% in November 2020, up almost 5x from 3.2% share in November 2019. The homegrown Renault ZOE was again the best selling plugin. November’s 14.8% total plugin result consisted of over 7.6% pure battery electric vehicles (BEVs) and over 7.1% plugin hybrids [&hellip

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French Supermarket Giant E.Leclerc To Rent Out 4,000 Electric Vehicles

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 16:44:23 +0000

Great companies have a constant focus on evolving. While French supermarket giant E.Leclerc may not be the first company you’d think of for electric vehicle leadership, it is certainly taking a hero position in the supermarket world

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How An e-Bike Ambulance Can Save Lives

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 01:05:31 +0000

At first glance, the idea of an e-bike ambulance sounds absurd. Where would the patient go? How does this get an injured or dying person from wherever they are to much needed hospital care

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Solaris Delivered 242 Urbino Electric Buses In 2020’s First 3 Quarters

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 01:08:52 +0000

If you’ve been following our electric bus coverage this year, the name Solaris probably rings a bell — perhaps a large bell. It seems that most electric bus orders in Europe these days are orders for Solaris Urbino buses. And, indeed

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Renault Twingo EV Lands In Hot French EV Market (12% Share!)

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 19:41:20 +0000

While the overall automotive market is continuing down its negative path (-10% in October), plugin sales continue to be steaming hot (+360%!). Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) are shining above everything else (up 388%, to 9,945 units, a new record)

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Have An Electric Boat? How About An Electric Boat Supercharger?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 16:25:48 +0000

We’ve had a stream of electric boat stories recently (no pun intended), but something that has never crossed our desk or my mind before is electric boat charging stations. One company was, though

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Green Hydrogen Nail, Meet Shale Gas Coffin (& Nuclear Could Be Next)

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 03:12:14 +0000

Presidents come and go, but the green hydrogen trend is here to stay, and that spells bad news for US shale gas exporters

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France Hits Record 11.8% Plugin Share In October — Up 3.5× Year On Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 11:57:09 +0000

October 2020 saw the French plugin electric vehicle market hit a record 11.8% market share, up 3.5× from October 2019’s 3.4% share. Cumulative 2020 year-to-date plugin share now stands at 9.8% and is on track to cross 10% share for the full year

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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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French Government Puts US Gas Imports on Ice

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 23:40:17 +0000

A move by one of the largest European energy companies shows that both markets and governments are beginning to pay attention to methane emissions and factor them into business decisions. France’s Engie has halted its commitment to a long-term US liquefied natural gas (LNG) import contract with NextDecade Corp estimated at US$7 billion

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