What’s The Biggest EV Story Of 2020 Going To Be — Tesla or Europe?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 04:10:07 +0000

We’ve got a dramatic increase in EV sales and an even bigger increase in EV market share in Europe due to changing regulations there. Meanwhile, Tesla is blowing up

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EV Market Share Growing Fast In Top Electrifying Countries

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 23:11:16 +0000

In January, I wrote about the inspiring electric vehicle adoption trends in 4 top electric vehicle (EV) markets — Norway, Iceland, the Netherlands, and Sweden. I wasn’t planning to provide an update on these countries until at least the end of the 1st quarter, but the results in February were so uplifting that I decided to jump the gun

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Air Pollution Plummets As China, Europe, New York Go On COVID-19 Lockdown

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 16:21:57 +0000

The European Environmental Agency (EEA) has confirmed NASA and European Space Agency (ESA) data that shows a rapid, dramatic reduction in air pollution over those areas most affected by the COVID-19 lockdowns

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4 Things China Is Doing To Contain Coronavirus That USA Is Not Doing — Anywhere

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 04:06:12 +0000

As everyone and their mother should know by now, the USA is not containing the coronavirus epidemic very well so far. 11 days ago, I wrote an article explaining why the coronavirus was shutting everything down and why we all needed to self-isolate. Unfortunately, much of America did not listen. (Surprising, I know.)

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Electric Vehicles Now 37% of Auto Sales in Iceland!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 01:23:49 +0000

Fully electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids combined to account for a surprising 37% of the auto market in Iceland in February. That’s up from an already impressive 25% in

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Electric Vehicles Now 68% of Auto Sales in Norway

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 23:18:02 +0000

The Norwegian auto market continues to electrify more and more, with a whopping 68% of new vehicle sales being plug-in vehicle sales in February

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COVID-19 Could Affect Cities For Years. Here Are 4 Ways They’re Coping Now.

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 18:48:48 +0000

Image of a particular district NYC cynthia shahanWaling to Subway. NYC cynthia shahanThe COVID-19 pandemic is laying bare two unavoidable facts about our new reality: we are more interconnected than ever, and cities are at the front lines of this crisis and will be at the front lines of any similarly globalized crisis in the future

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True Darkness Is Necessary: How Artificial Light Affects Our Environment & Health

Credit to Author: Andrea Bertoli| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 16:35:08 +0000

We are losing our dark skies due to increased artificial lighting at night, and it’s not good for humans or animals. Learn more about the importance of improved lighting and how the International Dark Sky Association is working to bright more darkness to our lives.

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Sweden Reaches 26% Electric Vehicle Market Share!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 03:30:57 +0000

Yes, the Swedish electric vehicle market is an odd one in which approximately 80% of electric vehicle sales are plug-in hybrids, leaving only 20% of the market for fully electric vehicles. Most EV markets are around 50–50 or favor fully electric vehicles (BEVs). Nonetheless, an overall EV market share of 26% is a stunning achievement in early

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