You Vote! 2021 CleanTechnica Car of the Year Competition

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 23:51:23 +0000

It’s time for another CleanTechnica Car of the Year competition! In coming weeks, we will write more in-depth articles on each of the finalists to explain why each of them may deserve to win. For now, though, here’s the list of the four 2021 finalists! (Pics in alphabetical order, then bullet list in reverse.) Volvo […]

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Hilarious “Best Electric Cars” List: AutoTrader Tries To Deny Reality

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 20:51:23 +0000

I kept thinking about this AutoTrader story and smiling intermittently for hours when it came to mind again. It cracked me up. It’s one thing to try to deny reality in a sad way (and maybe this had a bit of that in it), but it’s another thing to try to deny reality in an […]

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Switzerland at 7.7% Pure EV Market Share — Zoe, ID.3, & Model 3 Lead Swiss EV Sales

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 15:45:52 +0000

The Swiss electric vehicle market is one of the most mature/advanced in the world. Only trailing Norway and France, 7.7% of light-duty vehicle sales were sales of pure electric vehicles (BEVs) in February, and the figure is 7.6% for the first two months of the year combined. Overall, plugin vehicle sales accounted for 15.1% of […]

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UK Plugin Vehicle Share Hits 13% In February, Up 2.3× Year-On-Year — Diesels Down 61%

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 05 Mar 2021 12:52:55 +0000

Europe’s third largest auto market, the UK, saw 13% plugin electric vehicle market share in February, up 2.3× from 5.7% a year ago. The overall auto market was down 35.5% year-on-year due to continuing lockdowns, which are currently planned to lift in mid April. Diesel powertrain sales volume fell by over 61% year-on-year and are […]

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Norway’s Best Ever January At 81% Plugin Electric Vehicle Share

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 11:51:50 +0000

Norway, the world’s leading nation in the electric vehicle transition, saw 80.7% plugin share in January, significant growth from the 64.4% of a year ago

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Redefined & Renewed: My Review Of The Volvo XC40 Recharge 

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2021 06:00:38 +0000

When one is ready to embrace the new age of automotive technology, know that the Volvo XC40 Recharge will be waiting to help you do so

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72% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 16:44:53 +0000

The Netherlands had an amazing 30,860 plugin registrations in December, a 34% increase over the previous all-time record, set in the same month of last year, which itself was beating a 4 year old record

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Norway Hits Record 87% Plug-in EV Share & 66% Pure Electrics In December

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 10:26:50 +0000

Norway, the auto market most advanced down the path to electromobility, has seen new records broken in December, with 87.1% market share for plugin electric vehicles. Over two thirds were pure electric vehicles, and non-hybrid combustion vehicles fell to just 7.5% market share

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30% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 05:38:15 +0000

November saw the Dutch plugin vehicle (PEV) market stay at full charge, with 9,910 registrations representing the market’s best score ever if we exclude December months, which are prone to incentive-derived year-end rushes

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Norway In November: EV Market Share At 80%, Fossils Disappearing

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 12:28:00 +0000

Electric vehicle pioneer Norway saw plugin vehicle market share standing at 80% in November 2020, up from 60% in November 2019. Old school non-hybrid fossil vehicles saw their share decline to just 10.5% (from 27.1% a year ago). The overall auto market volume was up 25% year-on-year

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