Mercedes-Benz EQA Starts From €47,540 Pre-Incentives, 426km WLTP & 30 Minute Charging

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 16:05:52 +0000

Mercedes-Benz has just shown off its incoming EQA full battery electric vehicle, due to start European deliveries in March 2021. The range and charging specifications of the first edition “EQA 250” are decent, a rough match for the larger Audi e-tron (which has proven very popular in Europe), and at a competitive price point for [&hellip

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600 Fuel Cell Buses To Be Powered With Green Hydrogen In Germany

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 22:22:07 +0000

This hydrogen fuel cell bus, and 599 more like it, could all run on green hydrogen if all goes according to plan

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Denmark, Luxembourg, & Netherlands Lead On Electric Buses In Europe

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 16:07:34 +0000

Denmark leads the way when it comes to putting zero-emission urban buses on the streets in Europe, with 78% of new vehicles being electric, according to the latest data from green NGO Transport & Environment

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Sneak Peek: A Look At Tesla’s 4680 Cell Production (Video)

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 05:23:22 +0000

Tesla recently provided a sneak preview of its 4680 cell production planned for Gigafactory Berlin in the company’s latest recruitment video on LinkedIn. It reveals several small details of the 4680 production process that might be of interest to competing automakers in addition to potential employees

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German EV Market Reaches Escape Velocity — Record 27% Share In December

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:31:28 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market and the 4th largest in the world, achieved 26.6% plugin electric vehicle share in December. This is a stunning ascent from the 4.0% share seen in December

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2020 Electric Vehicle Retrospective — Prospects For 2021 & Beyond

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 19:02:03 +0000

Ever since Tesla’s original Roadster demonstrated that a plugin electric vehicle with over 240 miles of rated range was technically possible, even with the nascent technology that was deliverable way back in 2008, the ultimate transition of road transport from combustion to plugins has been largely inevitable

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Volkswagen Expands Charging Infrastructure, Previews Mobile Charger

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 15:21:14 +0000

Volkswagen will be powering up its EV charging program in Germany in 2021 with more high power chargers, more wall boxes, and the introduction of its mobile charger.

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Bogota Gets 470 New Electric Buses, Berlin Gets 90

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 12:40:37 +0000

Electric bus adoption shows no signs of slowing down. We regularly share stories of transit authorities buying another batch of electric buses, and it’s happening all over the world. Most recently, we got some big orders. Berlin, Germany, added 90 electric buses and Bogota, Colombia, added

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End of the Line for Volkswagen e-Golf Makes Way for Volkswagen ID.3

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 08:40:09 +0000

Volkswagen ended e-Golf production about a week ago, but unlike many other discontinued EVs (electric vehicles), the e-Golf is being replaced with a newer EV in the same class: the

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Latest “Hydrogen Economy” Round Is Hype, But There Is A Place For Hydrogen

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 20:53:25 +0000

There’s a $120 billion global hydrogen industry that we have to kick the fossil fuel companies out of. 3-4% of global petroleum use is for long-haul shipping and aviation. About 8% of CO2e emissions globally are from steelmaking. That’s more than enough for CleanTechnica to report on. Boosterism for hydrogen outside of those spaces is just perpetuating the wrong industry

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