The US Fast Charging Landscape (Charts!)

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 01:50:22 +0000

Editor’s note: We have written about GM’s new partnership with EVgo to add 2,700 EV fast charging stations across the United States in the next 5 years a couple of times. However, this piece below offers some useful context to the news by adding information (charts!) on the current EV fast charging landscape across the country

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We Hope To See More Electric Buses On The Roads As More African Cities Move To Bus Rapid Transit Systems

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 18:55:05 +0000

As more and more cities start zoning in on the financial benefits of switching to electric buses, we hope they start to deploy more electric buses on their city routes. Some progress has been made across several countries

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It’s Happening! Car Dealers In Africa Are Starting To Stock More Used EVs

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 18:35:02 +0000

We are starting to see more and more used car dealers in Africa stocking used EVs and not just bringing in EVs per order

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UK’s July EV Market Share At 9% — Up Almost 4× Year On Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2020 02:07:45 +0000

The UK saw plugin electric vehicle market share hit 9.0% in July 2020, up significantly from 2.5% in July 2019. Full battery electric vehicles continue to dominate over plugin hybrids. The overall auto market saw very strong recovery from this year’s coronavirus-slammed era, growing 11.3% compared to the same month last year

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Germany’s EV Market Share Hits All-Time Record, 11.4% in July — Up 4× Year on Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 23:46:12 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market, saw record 11.4% plugin electric vehicle market share in July, up over 4× from the same month last year. The cumulative year-to-date EV market share now stands at 8.5%. This is even though the overall auto market recovered from the lull of recent months, with July 2020 sales down just 5% from July

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COVID-19 Bankrupts 19 Energy (Oil & Gas) Companies

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 15:10:23 +0000

Clouds of smoke and fire emerge during a controlled burn in an effort to clean up oil in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon explosion. Justin Stumberg/U.S. NavySeveral energy companies have filed for bankruptcy this year, citing the coronavirus pandemic and all that resulted as the cause. The U.S. has had its lowest energy consumption in 30 years this past spring, according to federal officials

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Sweden Plugin Vehicle Market Share Hits 29.5% In July, Up 3x Year On Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 05:57:44 +0000

July 2020 saw 29.5% plugin vehicle market share in Sweden, up from 10% in July

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US Plugin Electric Vehicle Breakdown By Size Class (Chart)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 00:29:01 +0000

“Half of all plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) on the road in 2019 were mid-size cars, but PEVs are available in size classes ranging from two-seaters to minivans,” the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) notes

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The EV Battery Metal Index

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 22:34:21 +0000

While many may think of lithium, cobalt, and maybe now nickel when they think of Tesla batteries, there are a lot more components that go into the creation of an electric vehicle’s battery. Mining.com earlier this year launched its EV Battery Metals Index to specifically measure the value of metals that are used in batteries

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NIO Cars, Deliveries, Stock, & More

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 04 Aug 2020 20:12:17 +0000

We are launching a variety of resource pages on major cleantech companies, products, and topics. As a leading electric vehicle and lifestyle startup in China, one of the companies we’re starting with is NIO. We have resource pages on NIO, the NIO ES6, and the NIO ES8 to begin

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