Electric Pickups & Vans Are Now Available In Some African Markets — Time For Fleet Operators To Electrify

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 17:05:59 +0000

Fleet operators constitute the bulk of brand new motor vehicle purchases in a lot of markets on the continent. They also represent an essential customer segment — repeat customers! Fleet operators normally replace their fleets at regular intervals. These replacements are generally based on the vehicles covering a certain mileage or having been in service […]

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China × Cleantech — April 2021

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Mon, 07 Jun 2021 23:35:29 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — April 2021 edition. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month. EV Sales 11% Plugin Vehicle Share In China! On the 23rd of April, José Pontes reported on the sales numbers of the Chinese EV market in March of 2021. It was a great month, […]

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You Can Now Buy The New BYD E6 With Blade Battery In Zimbabwe

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2021 17:56:03 +0000

BYD Zimbabwe recently launched the T3 electric van in the Zimbabwean market. This made it the first company to introduce brand new electric vehicles in Zimbabwe. Previously, EV enthusiasts and early adopters had been importing some EVs directly from the United Kingdom and Japan, but these were mostly used vehicles and were predominantly preowned Nissan […]

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Female-Owned Electric Scooter Delivery Service TPL Onthego Looks To Scale In Zimbabwe

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 18:05:36 +0000

After 6 years in China where she taught English at an international school, Elizabeth returned to Zimbabwe and founded The Purple Lifestyle LTD in January 2019. The Purple Lifestyle was focused on home and office cleaning and disinfection services. Then in early 2020, just after they had been operating for a year, the coronavirus pandemic […]

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Asambe & Kuva’s Partnership Shows the Potential of Fintech, E-Commerce, & Electric Mobility to Transform Africa

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 02:09:22 +0000

Asambe, an all-electric transportation and end-to-end logistics service, is scaling up operations building on its initial pilot and several partnerships for delivery services. Asambe already has 3rd party last-mile delivery agreements with: FedEx, Zimbabwe (parcel deliveries) Baines Avenue Pharmacy, Zimbabwe (medical supplies) Munch, Zimbabwe (food delivery) UberEats, South Africa (food delivery) Asambe is actively seeking […]

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Zimbabwe receives its first batch of COVID-19 vaccines from China

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 09:24:54 +0000

HARARE: A batch of COVID-19 vaccines donated by China arrived in Robert Mugabe International Airport in Zimbabwe’s capital here on early Monday morning. The 200,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines are the first batch that Zimbabwe has received as it steps up efforts to curb the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The vaccines will cover all […]

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BYD Zimbabwe Starts Delivering EVs To Customers

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 00:46:58 +0000

The transition to electromobility is happening a lot faster than a lot of people think. The EV scene in Europe is red hot right now after an awesome 2020. The UK’s plugin electric vehicle market hit new highs in December 2020, at 23.4% market share, up from 6.6% in December 2019. The Tesla Model 3 [&hellip

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The New Electric Renault 5 Prototype Brings Back Some Good Memories

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 18:05:28 +0000

The proposed Renault 5 prototype looks stunning. We need more small affordable electric city cars to accelerate adoption. The forthcoming Renault 5 and Renault 4 electric will be welcome additions

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