72% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 16:44:53 +0000

The Netherlands had an amazing 30,860 plugin registrations in December, a 34% increase over the previous all-time record, set in the same month of last year, which itself was beating a 4 year old record

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30% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 05:38:15 +0000

November saw the Dutch plugin vehicle (PEV) market stay at full charge, with 9,910 registrations representing the market’s best score ever if we exclude December months, which are prone to incentive-derived year-end rushes

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You May Be Surprised: Real-Life EV Range Test Compilation By Danish Motorist Association

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2020 16:10:52 +0000

Danish Motorist Association (FDM) — through its magazine Motor — thought it would be useful for potential EV buyers to compare real-life range of EVs on the market

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Op-Ed: Mazda Doesn’t Get It, & Won’t Live Past 2030

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 18:16:11 +0000

Mazda just revealed an all-new diesel engine it won’t offer until 2025, right when the ICE bans start to hit. Are they nuts!

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Volkswagen ID.3 Shines In Hot Dutch Market (29% Plugin Vehicle Market Share!)

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2020 03:50:02 +0000

October saw the Dutch electric vehicle (EV) market return to the fast lane, jumping 228% year over year (YoY) to 9,116 units, the market’s best score ever if we exclude December months (which are prone to incentive-derived year-end rushes)

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Electric Cars Will Treble Market Share This Year In Europe

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 21:10:40 +0000

EU standards are driving electric cars towards 10% of sales, and 15% in 2021. But lax targets for 2025 and 2030 would see EV sales stagnate for a decade

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Mazda Brings £25,545 Electric Crossover To Market

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 01:18:32 +0000

Mazda has finally entered the electric vehicle market — in the UK, at least. And its market entry is surprisingly appealing. It’s an electric crossover with some pros and cons, but I could see its attractive styling and vehicle class appealing to many buyers

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Japan’s Disappointing EV Sales Are Bad For Africa, & Here’s Why

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2020 23:35:28 +0000

A potential bottleneck could come quite soon on the used EV supply side. Thanks to Japanese OEM’s love of mild hybrids and their quest to prolong the ICE age as long as possible, sales of EVs in Japan have been very disappointing. Sales have been so poor that the market share of EVs in Japan was recently just under 1%

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Northvolt’s Voltpack, Tesla Texas vs. Tesla Tulsa, Synbio — CleanTech Weekly News Show

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sun, 24 May 2020 00:41:03 +0000

This is the 9th edition of CleanTechnica’s fairly new weekly news broadcast. This episode covers Tesla gigafactories in Shanghai, Nevada, and potentially Texas and Oklahoma, as well as Northvolt batteries, a Siemens Gamesa wind turbines, Synbio startup Octant, and much more. Have a look

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Mazda Patent Filing Reveals AWD Rotary Engine Hybrid

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sat, 18 Apr 2020 11:00:31 +0000

Recently published patent filings in Japan are pointing to the return of Mazda’s rotary engine. What’s more, the drawings seem to indicate that the Wankel-derived engine is set to make its return in a form that green-car enthusiasts have been dreaming of for years: as a hybrid range-extender

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