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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Largest Rooftop Solar System in Europe Goes Online … on Audi Factory

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2020 02:11:29 +0000

Audi Hungaria has just turned on the largest solar roof in Europe. The solar PV roof is the size of 22.4 football fields (soccer fields), includes 36,400 solar cells, and has a power capacity of 12 megawatts (MW)

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33 Bonus Cleantech & Science News Stories

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 04:52:08 +0000

There is much news published every month on electric vehicles, renewable energy, and other clean and green matters. We can’t cover it all. Below are 33 cleantech stories from the past month or so that got onto our story list but never got covered. Enjoy!

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Porsche Announces It’s Investigating Suspected Gas Engine Manipulation — How Bad Could It Be?

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 23 Aug 2020 01:54:54 +0000

LA Auto Show 2017, Porsche E-Hybrid PanameraHere we go again. Porsche just announced that it’s launching an internal investigation into suspected engine manipulation, according to Bild am Sonntag (BamS). It has informed KBA, Germany’s automotive watchdog, the Stuttgart prosecutor’s office, and authorities here in the US of the matter

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ŠKODA ENYAQ iV Nearly Ready For Its Electric Launch

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 03:32:47 +0000

On September 1st, the ŠKODA ENYAQ iV will have its first 15 minutes of fame at its world premiere in Prague, the Czech Republic

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Volkswagen ID.4 Production Starts In Zwickau (Video)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 16:36:14 +0000

Volkswagen ID.4 production just started today in Zwickau, Germany. It is first being produced at the Volkswagen Group factory there that just recently produced its last fossil fuel vehicle, after 116 years of operation. The factory is now focused on producing electric vehicles. The ID.3 was the first, and now the ID.4 is in production

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10 Robotaxi Services — Existing & Planned

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 05:04:32 +0000

I cover self-driving vehicles and robotaxis quite frequently as part of this job. In fact, I think we were using the term “robotaxi” before I saw it used by any other media outlet, and certainly before it had become an industry norm

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Tesla Had 28% of World’s Fully Electric Vehicle Sales in 1st Half of 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2020 06:50:38 +0000

I recently published an article on global plugin vehicle sales showing that Tesla accounted for 19% of the world’s plugin electric vehicles (EVs) in the first half of 2020. That includes fully electric vehicles as well as plugin hybrids

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Who Will The Top 10 Automakers Be In 2025? 2030?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 03:58:22 +0000

What does top 10 mean? Good question. Perhaps top 10 best sellers. Perhaps top 10 in terms of sales growth. Perhaps top 10 in terms of other measures of popularity

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