Tesla Model 3 Shines in France As Plugin Vehicles Reach 20% Market Share!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 03:55:44 +0000

The French plugin vehicle market took its usual holiday in August, with last month’s plugin registrations ending at 17,404 units, divided between 9,916 BEVs and 7,488 PHEVs. The former jumped 78% year over year (YoY), while the latter were up 42%. In isolation, these numbers might sound meh. After all, we were spoiled by doubling […]

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16 Countries Now Over 10% Plugin Vehicle Share, 6 Over 20%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 03:30:09 +0000

The plugin electric vehicle market has exploded in the past year (in a good way), thanks especially to the European Union requiring that automakers sell more efficient vehicles (EVs) or pay big fines. All of a sudden, automakers have discovered that consumers will indeed buy millions of EVs if you produce them and market them […]

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Record High 19.8% French Plugin EV Share In August — Tesla Model 3 Bestseller

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 03 Sep 2021 09:28:47 +0000

France, Europe’s second largest auto market, saw plugin electric vehicle market share hit a record 19.8% in August 2021, close to double the 10.5% share in August 2020. Old school combustion powertrains fell to a record low 55.9% share, with diesel under 20% for the first time in decades. The overall auto market was down […]

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Korean Group Buying Renewable Energy Giant in $855M Deal

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 00:44:26 +0000

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South Korea-based Hanwha Solutions announced it plans to acquire renewable energy developer RES France in an $855.2 million deal expected to be finalized in the next two months. RES France is a subsidiary of UK-based RES Group, which calls itself the world’s largest independent renewable energy company. The agreement announced Aug. 9 is led by […]

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Korea Group Buying Renewable Energy Giant in $855M Deal

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 00:44:26 +0000

The post Korea Group Buying Renewable Energy Giant in $855M Deal appeared first on POWER Magazine.

South Korea-based Hanwha Solutions announced it plans to acquire renewable energy developer RES France in an $855.2-million deal expected to be finalized in the next two months. RES France is a subsidiary of UK-based RES Group, which calls itself the world’s largest independent renewable energy company. The agreement announced Aug. 9 is led by Hanwha […]

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Korea Group Buying Renewable Energy Giant in $855M Deal

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 00:44:26 +0000

The post Korea Group Buying Renewable Energy Giant in $855M Deal appeared first on POWER Magazine.

South Korea-based Hanwha Solutions announced it plans to acquire renewable energy developer RES France in an $855.2-million deal expected to be finalized in the next two months. RES France is a subsidiary of UK-based RES Group, which calls itself the world’s largest independent renewable energy company. The agreement announced Aug. 9 is led by Hanwha […]

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France Sees 15.9% Plugin EV Share In July — Up 68% YoY Despite Incentive Ripples

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 13:03:22 +0000

France, Europe’s second largest auto market, saw a plugin electric vehicle market share of 15.9% in July 2021, up by over two thirds from 9.5% in July 2020. This growth came despite a slight (€1000) trim to electric vehicle incentives from the start of July. This change created a pull-forward in June, and subsequent July […]

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Biles in 2nd pull-out, but US swimmer bounces back; Japan shocks France in football

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2021 22:46:38 +0000

TOKYO (AFP) – Superstar gymnast Simone Biles pulled out of a second event to protect her mental health on Wednesday, putting the spotlight on athletes’ wellbeing at a Tokyo Olympics held under strict rules to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Biles, who caused shockwaves with her withdrawal during the team event on Tuesday, also ditched […]

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French Battery Startup Verkor Raises $118 Million In Funding Round

Credit to Author: Jonny Tiernan| Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 16:38:17 +0000

French battery startup Verkor has announced that it raised $118 million (€100 million) in a recent financing round co-led by EQT Ventures and Renault Group, with participation from the French government and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region. Other investors in the round included Schneider Electric, Arkema, Tokai COBEX, and EIT InnoEnergy. The funding will be used to further […]

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Record Month For Electric Vehicles In France! Tesla Model 3 Firmly At #1

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 23:03:08 +0000

The French plugin vehicle market continues in the fast lane, with June’s plugin vehicle share of the country’s overall auto market reaching 19% last month (11% BEV). France had a record 37,408 registrations of plugin vehicles, a new record, pulling the year-to-date (YTD) share to a record 16% (7.9% BEV), or 144,518 units. That is […]

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