16 Countries Now Over 10% Plugin Vehicle Share, 6 Over 20%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 03:30:09 +0000

The plugin electric vehicle market has exploded in the past year (in a good way), thanks especially to the European Union requiring that automakers sell more efficient vehicles (EVs) or pay big fines. All of a sudden, automakers have discovered that consumers will indeed buy millions of EVs if you produce them and market them […]

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Superpedestrian Bringing “World’s Safest & Smartest E-Scooter” To Sharing Service In 30 European Cities This Year

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 19 Jun 2021 14:35:00 +0000

Superpedestrian just launched its e-scooter sharing service in 9 more European cities in just 3 months, on top of launches in Rome, Madrid, and Alcalá de Henares at the end of 2020. That’s 3 new cities a month, on average! By the end of the year, the company expects to have its e-scooter service in […]

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Lisbon Orders 10 Electric Ferries

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2021 00:12:23 +0000

Electric ferries have been available for years, but you don’t have see large orders for them (or any orders for them). Lisbon is shaking things up, though. It will be getting 10 electric ferries, with the internal muscle and brains coming from ABB. Public ferry company Transtejo is putting these electric ferries into service between […]

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Toyota Applies Diesel-Killing Hydrogen Fuel Cell Muscle To EU Railways

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 17:35:12 +0000

If all goes according to plan, a new hybrid hydrogen fuel cell locomotive will sport Toyota fuel cells and green H2, too.

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Only Belgium & Slovakia On Track To Meet EU Air Pollution Targets

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 08:48:22 +0000

All of the EU’s member states but two have failed to show how they will slash air pollution to comply with the emissions limits set out in the EU’s National Emission Ceilings Directive, a troubling new report finds

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Portugal Has 14% Plugin Vehicle Market Share, Tesla Model 3 On Top

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 03:57:10 +0000

While the overall automotive market in Portugal still in the doldrums (-39% year over year/YoY), plugin vehicle registrations hit a record month in September, with 1,844 plugins being registered there

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New Record-Low Solar Price Bid — 1.3¢/kWh

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 03:27:02 +0000

Portugal recently held a solar power auction (in which power plant developers submit different bids for what price they can offer electricity under a new contract), and one of the bids broke the world record for the lowest solar power price

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Germany, France, & UK Lead In New EV Sales In Europe

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 22 Aug 2020 23:33:19 +0000

I recently published articles on the top countries in the world in terms of plug-in vehicle market share and fully electric vehicle market share — that is, the countries with the highest shares of their overall auto sales coming from plug-in vehicle sales or from 100% electric vehicle sales

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In The European Charging Jungle With A Porsche Taycan

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 03:47:23 +0000

Reporting from the Taycan #eRally, I’m planning to make many CleanTechnica readers happy today and will throw in some interesting real-life data on charging, range, and energy use

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Top 14 European Countries In EV Market Share — Sales From 2012–2020 (Charts)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 18:26:38 +0000

I recently published a report on the top 5 countries in terms of plugin vehicle market share (percentage of their auto sales coming from plugin vehicle sales). Underneath that article, some readers requested that I do a report focused only on fully electric vehicles. I thought that was a good idea, so here’s a report on that topic

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