Electric Cars Will Treble Market Share This Year In Europe

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 21:10:40 +0000

EU standards are driving electric cars towards 10% of sales, and 15% in 2021. But lax targets for 2025 and 2030 would see EV sales stagnate for a decade

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Electric Cars Booming In Europe, But UK Growth Threatened Without New Regulations

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 20:49:07 +0000

EU rules are driving electric cars towards 10% of sales, and 15% in 2021. But UK supply likely to dry up without new regulations

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More Than Half Of Europeans Want Earlier End To Palm Oil In Diesel

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 14:55:34 +0000

Adults across Europe do not want to promote the burning of palm oil or soy oil in diesel cars and trucks

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EU Ramps Up Climate Ambition, But Risks Undercutting National Action

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 02:56:24 +0000

The -55% climate target, announced this week, makes the EU Green Deal the most ambitious climate initiative in the world, green group Transport & Environment (T&E) has said. But European Commission president Ursual von der Leyen risks undermining her own efforts with a plan that would undercut national action to cut pollution from cars and trucks

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Electric Vehicles Cheaper Than Diesels For Uber Drivers In Many European Capitals

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 13:25:10 +0000

Transport & Environment has a new report out that shows electric cars can be cheaper for Uber drivers to use than diesel cars in many European capital cities, including Paris, Madrid, Lisbon, and Berlin

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This Stunning Chart Shows Why Battery Electric Vehicles Win

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2020 02:16:25 +0000

The following chart from Transport & Environment is a gem. It’s a great chart to explain that battery electric vehicles are, by far, our most efficient automobile option, and clearly the future of transport

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Auto Expert Says Tesla Semi Is “Pointless,” Seems To Miss The Point

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 16:07:28 +0000

Markus Lienkamp is the chair of Automotive Engineering at the Technical University of Munich. It seems that would make him a full blown auto expert (hence the title). Lienkamp says that “this is technically not easily feasible and it’s also pointless both economically and ecologically.”

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Uber Adds to Pollution & Traffic in European Cities

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 19 Dec 2019 05:06:38 +0000

https://www.transportenvironment.org/press/uber-adds-pollution-and-traffic-european-cities-tooIn terms of health, I believe pedestrian life, and more abundant, affordable electric mass transit is best. Yet, due to lack of good transit, inconvenience, work, and a litany of other issues, too many of us depend on car travel

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