Tesla Model 3 Leads September EV Surge In Italy As Market Triples Year On Year

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 22:51:13 +0000

EV adoption in 2020 is skyrocketing in most European countries, with governments’ responses to the coronavirus pandemic focusing on a green recovery. As we enter the last few months of the year, the effects of these environmental policies and the ongoing rollout of new EV models on the market are starting to show. Italy is no exception to this, as September figures for electric car registrations reach new heights

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16% Plugin Vehicle Market Share In Germany!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 18:18:42 +0000

The German plugin vehicle market had another record month in September, with a little over 41,000 registrations. Plugin hybrid (PHEV) registrations continued going through the roof, up 463% to 20,127 units, helping plugins as a whole jump an amazing 437% last month

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11% Plugin Vehicle Share In France!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 03:43:41 +0000

While the overall French automotive market had a so so month (-3% in September), plugin vehicle sales continued to be steaming hot (+322%!). Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) were up 486%, to 7,867 units, faring better than 100% electric vehicles (BEVs), which were up only 138%, to 10,011 registrations

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Electric Cars Cost Less To Own — Consumer Reports Agrees With Us

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 11 Oct 2020 06:10:22 +0000

Nowadays, any of the most advanced, most competitive electric vehicles on the market should easily outperform their gasoline-powered class competitors while costing less (unless you drive very little). Consumer Reports agrees

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27% Plugin Vehicle Share in the Netherlands! (& Tesla Model 3 Sneaks Into #1)

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sun, 11 Oct 2020 03:27:53 +0000

The Super-September edition of the Dutch EV market actually saw it return to red (-3% year over year/YoY), but with the crash of the overall market, plugin vehicle (PEV) market share actually jumped to 27%, 6 percentage points ahead of September

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Comparing Electric Charging Networks (Video)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2020 00:00:39 +0000

For the true road warrior it’s not just about the range of the vehicle. The availability of DC fast charging stations is also a critical factor

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uYilo South Africa: Electric Vehicles Make Power Portable

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Fri, 09 Oct 2020 19:25:33 +0000

The Nissan RE-LEAF is a concept aimed at emergency response, providing power where there is none. Nissan’s design shows the EV concept can simultaneously power an electric jackhammer (24 hours – 36 kWh), a pressure ventilation fan (24 hours – 21.6 kWh), a 10-liter soup kettle (24 hours – 9.6 kWh), an intensive care medical ventilator (24 hours – 3 kWh) and a 100-watt LED floodlight (24 hours – 2.4 kWh) as part of relief efforts

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In Japan, I Could Get A Refurbished 24 kWh Nissan Leaf Battery For $2,400, But In US, It’s $10,000

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 22:29:05 +0000

I am a proud owner of a 2013 Nissan Leaf. I am currently at 93,665 miles on our car. I have reached out to Nissan and they have not done anything that resolves my battery problem. What car requires a replacement of a part that costs $9,600 every 100,000 miles

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UK September Plugin Vehicle Market Share Hits 10.5%, Up 3x Year On Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 06:05:19 +0000

The UK’s September plugin electric vehicle market share hit 10.5%, the highest ever level in “normal” (non-lockdown) trading months, up almost 3x from September 2019’s 3.7%. The overall auto market was down just 4.4% from September 2019, with diesels taking a massive 38.4% hit

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Nissan Leaf Rebuilding Project In Zimbabwe

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 21:28:41 +0000

As the number of EVs on the road grows, there is now an urgent need to train automotive technicians to be ready to work on all these EVs. Taurayi Raymond Sewera wants to help address this gap starting in Zimbabwe. He is setting up the International Institute of Automotive Technology Training (IIATT) with a major focus on PHEV and BEVs

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