March Brings Fresh EV Records To Italy’s Car Market

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:09:28 +0000

Italy’s EV sales get a substantial boost in March as the first quarter of 2021 ends with electrifying new records. The year started with rather soft numbers following a brilliant end to 2020, but a notable shift in pace now bodes well for the months to come.

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Plugin Vehicle Market Share Grows In Italy, +123% Year Over Year In February

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 23:45:05 +0000

The race to electrification continues in Europe. As car markets find their way out of the pandemic, EVs leave a greater mark month after month. Italy sees stronger sales in February following a soft start to the year, as all electrified vehicles contribute to replace traditional powertrains.

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Italy OKs biggest aid to economy

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2021 16:14:47 +0000

ROME: Italy’s government approved Friday (Saturday in Manila) a 32-billion-euro ($38-billion-dollar), the biggest in its history, economic relief package for coronavirus-stricken businesses and workers. It included 11 billion euros of grants to worst-affected firms that will be paid out by the end of April, Prime Minister Mario Draghi said in a news conference. Draghi called […]

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Volvo Is Planning Its Own Public Fast Charging Network In Italy

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 15:07:48 +0000

Originally published on opportunity:energy. 2021 is quickly shaping up to be a crucial year for electric cars. As the world thrusts itself out of a pandemic and government policies clearly target sustainability through huge recovery funds, the shift to electric mobility is gaining pace. But it’s not just governments that plead for considerable investments to […]

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Italy’s Electric Car Market Tripled In 2020 — Can It Triple Again This Year?

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 09:00:15 +0000

The ugly duckling of electric mobility among Europe’s top car markets is finally turning into a swan. We are talking about Italy, home to so many historic motor brands, where a once almost inexistent EV market is now blossoming into a noteworthy player as Europe pushes towards transport electrification.

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Fiat 500e Dominates Italy’s EV Market In December, & BEVs Grow Eightfold!

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Sun, 24 Jan 2021 07:24:23 +0000

The year of coronavirus has just ended on a high note for EV markets throughout Europe. With traditional car sales down everywhere by double digit percentages, electric cars have taken charge, offering a taste of things to come. This is also true for Italy, where December monthly EV sales skyrocketed to over eight times last year’s levels!

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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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The Decades-Long Struggle To Protect Venice From Worsening Floods (Video)

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2020 01:15:44 +0000

After years of corruption, cost overruns, and delays, Venice has finally unveiled its long-awaited flood control system. It can stop today’s high tides, but can it stand up to climate change

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November Breaks Italy’s EV Sales Records & Little Giant Fiat 500e Enters Market

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 17:02:00 +0000

November marks yet another fantastic month for the rise of electric mobility in Italy, the fourth largest European car market, as EV sales broke records once again

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Kyoto Club & Transport & Environment: Allocate €41 Billion to Sustainable Mobility

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 15:29:54 +0000

€41.15 billion of recovery funds should go for a sustainable recovery of the Italian transport sector. Focus on urban and regional mobility, electrification of transport and ecological transition of the automotive industry

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