EV Ownership & Rooftop Solar In Germany, France, Netherlands, & Norway — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Apr 2020 05:50:25 +0000

For our newest reports, Electric Car Drivers: Demands, Desires & Dreams — European Edition (2020) and Electric Car Drivers: Demands, Desires & Dreams, we were curious whether EV ownership/leasing correlated with rooftop solar panel ownership, and also whether driving an EV encouraged people to drive more efficiently or even conserve energy more at home, so we surveyed thousands of EV owners. The results are interesting in their diversity

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Norway Update: Tesla & Chinese EVs Could Spell Doom For Legacy Automakers

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Sun, 20 Oct 2019 03:34:43 +0000

Here at CleanTechnica, we have been following Norway closely, since this is the first country to hit the tipping point where EVs and PHEVs have become the default purchase for regular people instead of the exception, due to a generous combination of incentives and long history of awareness raising. My last article on Norway highlighted the Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus coming to the country, which hasn’t taken off as I thought it might — most are still willing to pay a bit more for the Model 3 Long Range. This article from May highlighted a local story about a large Mercedes dealer in Oslo reporting plummeting sales, resulting in layoffs. Today, a local outlet speculates the end for some car brands that are behind in electrifying their lineup

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This Is How Tesla & Electric Cars Conquered Norway

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2019 13:00:26 +0000

With about 100,000 electrics on the road, Norway (population 5 million) trails only the U.S., China, and Japan in absolute numbers. By 2025, the government has suggested, there may be no gasoline- or diesel-powered cars sold in the country

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