The Green Car Awards Chooses EVs (& Hybrids!) As Its 2021 Winners

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 01:05:51 +0000

Green Car Journal has been publishing “Green Car Awards” for years. CleanTechnica often doesn’t agree with the conclusions, because they’ve repeatedly slighted full electric cars for inexplicable reasons

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BMW Named Automotive Industry Leader In Dow Jones Sustainability Indices — Seriously

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 21:55:12 +0000

Was I aware of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices before this week? Most definitely. Had I forgotten all about it? Certainly. Would I have guessed in my wildest dreams that BMW would be named the auto industry leader of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices World and Europe (DJSI) in 2020? Definitely not, but that’s what just happened

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Wuling Mini EV Shines In Hot Chinese Market

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:26:49 +0000

While the overall Chinese auto market kept positive numbers last month, +9% year over year (YoY), plugins vehicle sales were firmly in the fast lane, growing by 120% YoY in October to 147,000 units, a new year best

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How Many EV Drivers Have Solar Power In USA vs. Europe?

Credit to Author: Andrea Bertoli| Date: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 22:36:31 +0000

Below is a portion of our newest report, The State & Promise of EV Charging Infrastructure: North America & Europe. This article explores why people who drive electric vehicles in United States and Europe went electric, whether or not they have home solar panels on their roofs, and what specific electric vehicle models they drive

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Transport & Environment Calls Out PHEV Manufacturers For Higher Than Advertised Emissions

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 19:32:33 +0000

Transport & Environment is a European based NGO whose mission is “a zero-emission mobility system that is affordable and has minimal impacts on our health, climate and environment.” Since it was founded 30 years ago, it has played an important role in uncovering the Volkswagen diesel cheating scandal and promoting tougher emission standards for cars [&hellip

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Renault Twingo EV Lands In Hot French EV Market (12% Share!)

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 19:41:20 +0000

While the overall automotive market is continuing down its negative path (-10% in October), plugin sales continue to be steaming hot (+360%!). Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) are shining above everything else (up 388%, to 9,945 units, a new record)

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Updated 2021 Tesla Model 3, Faster Supercharging On Tesla Model 3 With LFP Batteries — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 04:57:45 +0000

The most popular CleanTechnica articles of the first two weeks of November were led by a couple of stories about revised versions of the Tesla Model 3, followed by my monologue on how I feel about Full Self-Driving and white seats more than a year after buying my Model 3, and then a story on a Tesla teardown

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UK To Ban Sales Of Combustion Vehicles By 2030 — Report

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Sat, 14 Nov 2020 22:08:56 +0000

The UK government was due to make an announcement on the possibility of a more ambitious timeline for the ban of combustion vehicles in the coming few days, and sources have already told both the BBC and the Financial Times that the ban will indeed be brought forward to

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MG On Track To +50% Plugin Vehicles In 2021

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 12 Nov 2020 17:02:12 +0000

A recent news release indicated that 66.6% of MG vehicles being imported at the Portbury Docks in Bristol, England, have been electric vehicles or plugin vehicles lately

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Toyota’s President Clearly Doesn’t Understand Tesla, Its Mission, Or The Restaurant Industry

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 08 Nov 2020 19:47:19 +0000

During its latest earnings call, Toyota’s president, Akio Toyoda, had some thoughts about Tesla. He was hesitant, but in the end, he shared his opinion. “I am hesitant to say this — Tesla’s business

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