Germany’s Merkel shines in virus crisis even as power wanes

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 12:11:29 +0000

BERLIN: In her first address to the nation on the coronavirus pandemic, German Chancellor Angela Merkel calmly appealed to citizens’ reason and discipline to slow the spread of the virus, acknowledging as a woman who grew up in communist East Germany how difficult it is to give up freedoms, yet as a trained scientist emphasizing […]

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Electric Vehicle Models That EV Owners In Europe Considered But Didn’t Buy

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 11:00:47 +0000

Perhaps the most fascinating new question in this year’s Electric Car Drivers: Demands, Desires & Dreams reports concerned the electric vehicles people considered but didn’t buy. We asked EV owners which other electric vehicle models they thought about buying before deciding on the one they purchased or leased. I was surprised to see how much people actually cross-shopped across classes while considering which electric vehicle to buy

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Siemens Mobility Will Supply 20 Battery Electric Trains To Baden-Württemberg

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2020 23:30:55 +0000

Siemens battery electric trainSiemens Mobility has won a contract to build 20 battery electric trains for a German state. The two car trains seat 120 people and have a range of 80 kilometers.

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Tesla Vehicles Win 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Positions In Used Electric Vehicle Ranking In Germany

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 00:21:20 +0000

0.9% of all Tesla Model 3s ever delivered are for sale in Germany, while 51% of all Daimler EQCs are!

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Tesla Model Y = Most Likely Next EV Of EV Owners In Netherlands & Norway — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 15 Mar 2020 15:10:09 +0000

Probably the most interesting question we asked in these surveys was one of the simplest: “What do you think your next EV model will be?” It is particularly interesting because it gives us a strong sense of where the market is headed, and combined with answers to some other questions (see the next chapter), it also tells us a bit about which features and specs matter the most to EV buyers

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Electric Car Driver Demands, Desires, & Dreams — Netherlands, Norway, Germany, & France Edition

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 15 Mar 2020 05:06:57 +0000

We recently surveyed EV drivers in four major European EV markets in order to learn more about their experiences as well as desires and requirements for future EVs. Those markets are the Netherlands, Norway, Germany, and France

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Tesla Giga Berlin Groundbreaking Ceremony Later This Month

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 03 Mar 2020 03:19:39 +0000

Elon Musk will be attending the Giga Berlin groundbreaking ceremony later this month, Armen Hareyan of Torque News indicates. In the Torque News video, Hareyan refers to another news article quoting Jorg Steinbach, Brandenburg’s Economic Minister, who said the groundbreaking ceremony for Tesla’s fourth Gigafactory in Berlin will be scheduled in March

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Tesla Giga Berlin Rolling Again — Court Dismisses Environmental Complaint Against Tesla

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 04:01:04 +0000

courts dismissesA German court has dismissed the environmental complaint against Tesla regarding Gigafactory 4 (or Giga Berlin) in Germany. Tesla can now resume work preparing for construction

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