Why the electric vehicle wave is still coming

GreenBiz

COVID-19 COVID-19 Driving Change Electric Vehicles Transportation & MobilityBuckle up: this year will be rough, but this road trip still looks promising.

New sparks for the electric vehicle industry

GreenBiz

New sparks for the electric vehicle industry. The move to electric vehicles (EVs) was intensifying. . Sales for all vehicles plummeted. With a growing unease in taking public transportation, the demand for electric bikes and cars is also skyrocketing. .

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Coronavirus dampens 2020 outlook for clean energy and electric vehicles

GreenBiz

Clean Energy Electric Vehicles Renewable Energy Transportation & Mobility Energy StorageThe immediate crisis could undermine long-term strategy.

Tidal turbines power electric vehicles on Scotland's Yell Island

Inhabitat - Innovation

As countries around the world increasingly embrace electric vehicles, charging is top of mind. In Scotland, the island of Yell is powering its EVs with tidal energy

The race to mainstream electric vehicles by 2030

GreenBiz

The race to mainstream electric vehicles by 2030. The world's leading companies and policymakers are coalescing around setting targets for adopting zero-emission vehicles around a 2030 time frame. Electric Vehicles. Katie Fehrenbacher. Wed, 12/02/2020 - 00:30.

UPS invests in electric vehicle pioneer Arrival, as delivery giant places order for 10,000 vans

GreenBiz

Electric Vehicles Investing Transportation Transportation & MobilityArrival has emerged as a major player in the fast expanding commercial EV fleet market.

The secret to moving past electric vehicle pilots

GreenBiz

The secret to moving past electric vehicle pilots. federal fleet — with its 645,000 vehicles — is going all-electric. Electric Vehicles. Katie Fehrenbacher. Wed, 02/10/2021 - 01:30. The U.S.

2020 will be a key year (and decade) for electric vehicles

GreenBiz

Driving Change Electric Vehicles Transportation & MobilityAnalysts keep nudging that date forward, but now suggest it could happen as early as 2022 for certain models and markets.

6 Benefits of Switching to an Electric Vehicle

Green Living Guy

While it’s not always possible to eliminate your car altogether, there are ways you … Read More 6 Benefits of Switching to an Electric Vehicle. The post 6 Benefits of Switching to an Electric Vehicle appeared first on Green Living Guy.

Amazon hands Mercedes-Benz its biggest electric vehicle order to date

GreenBiz

Amazon hands Mercedes-Benz its biggest electric vehicle order to date. German auto giant Mercedes-Benz announced its largest order of electric vehicles to date Friday: 1,800 electric delivery vans for retail giant Amazon to use across Europe.

How Much Do Electric Vehicles Help in Reducing Pollution?

The Environmental Blog

The US is one of the countries with the highest number of motorized vehicles per capita, with a fleet of well over 250 million. Fortunately, there’s a new trend on the rise – that of electric vehicles (or EVs for short).

GM airs funny electric vehicle commercial during Super Bowl

Inhabitat - Innovation

Comedians Will Ferrell, Kenan Thompson and Awkwafina (Nora Lum) take on Norway in effort to boost American electric vehicle sales

Why a measured shift to electric vehicles would benefit the US

GreenBiz

Electric Vehicles Electrification Electromobility Policy & Politics Policy & Politics Transportation & MobilityThere is no point in putting forward an EV plan that is so aggressive that it cannot be implemented.

Poll: Electric vehicles are picking up speed in public support

Clean Energy Canada

In the latest round of survey work by Clean Energy Canada and Abacus Data, two out of three people in Canada (67%) believe that President Biden’s election will help make electric vehicles a growth industry and that Canada should do everything we can to attract electric vehicle manufacturing here.

Biden to replace entire federal fleet with electric vehicles

Inhabitat - Innovation

President Joe Biden has announced his administration's plans to replace the entire federal fleet with electric cars. According to his remarks while signing the "Made in America" executive order, all the new electric cars will be made in the United States

How Electric Vehicles Can Benefit the Environment

Green Living Guy

Gasoline-powered vehicles continue to dominate the auto industry, but major automakers worldwide are scrambling to design and distribute electric vehicles to meet a significant increase in consumer demand.

How Often Do People Drive Electric Vehicles?

Clean Energy Trust

Credit: Electrek The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) recently came out with an analysis that suggests that electric vehicles are being driven less than originally expected: “We provide the first at-scale estimate of electric vehicle (EV) home charging.

3 Lessons from China’s Rocket Growth in Electric Vehicles

The City Fix

As people stay home and city streets turn quiet, the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the global vehicle market. While many urban experts fear a turn to personal cars in lieu of public transport, few people so far are actually purchasing. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

Tesla's co-founder is pioneering a circular system for electric vehicle batteries

GreenBiz

Tesla's co-founder is pioneering a circular system for electric vehicle batteries. This week, I've been thinking a lot about electric vehicle batteries and the massive potential for battery recycling and reuse. As the market for electric vehicles takes off, that means eventually hundreds of millions of EV batteries will be in use and then face end of life. Electric Vehicles.

Fiat 500 3+1 electric vehicle gets a fresh redesign

Inhabitat - Innovation

The Fiat 500 3+1 electric car is designed to attract customers who want a smart, sustainable ride that blends style and functionality

DeSantis Orders More Electric Vehicle Charging Stations On Florida Highways

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Anand Gupta, EQ International, July 13, 2020 On Friday, DeSantis announced the state will spend $8.6 million from a legal settlement with Volkswagen to add 34 fast-charging stations along Interstate 95, Interstate 4, Interstate 75, Interstate 275 and Interstate 295. In all, the state awarded 27 contracts to set up the 34 stations. ChargePoint, […]. Member News Public Policy

Electric Vehicles Asia 2020

Eco-Business

Powering the Next Wave of Electric Vehicles in Asia

Electric Vehicle Startup Arrival Sees Trading Volatility In Nasdaq Debut

Forbes Green Tech

based startup is getting ready to sell electric trucks and buses that cost about the same as conventional carbon-powered models. The U.

The Carmaker Putting Solar Panels on Its Electric Vehicles

GreenTechMedia

A German startup aims to sell a self-charging electric car covered in solar panels from 2022 after raising nearly $60 million in a recent 50-day crowdfunding campaign. More than 13,000 customers have already pre-ordered the vehicle, the company said.

4 Reasons to Prioritize Electric Vehicles After COVID-19

The City Fix

For the public sector, economic shutdowns have gutted the tax revenue needed to buy and maintain government vehicle fleets. COVID-19 has affected almost all aspects of transportation.

Commerce awards $9.8 million for electric vehicle charging infrastructure throughout the state

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington state Department of Commerce, December 17, 2020 The Washington State Department of Commerce today announced $9.8 million in Electrification of Transportation Systems (ETS) grants for 14 projects in communities across the state. Priority was given to projects designed to close gaps in availability of EV charging infrastructure and aid communities disproportionately impacted by […]. Industry News Member News Public Policy

Commerce awards $9.8 million for electric vehicle charging infrastructure throughout the state

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Washington Department of Commerce, December 17, 2020 Projects prioritize communities underserved by EV infrastructure and those disproportionately impacted by climate change and pollution from transportation systems OLYMPIA, WA – The Washington State Department of Commerce today announced $9.8 million in Electrification of Transportation Systems (ETS) grants for 14 projects in communities across the state. […].

The Electric Vehicle Market Plugging Into The Future

altenergymag

According to the research report, the global electric vehicles market in 2019 surpassed USD 140 Billion. The market is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 22% and is anticipated to reach around USD 700 Billion by 2026

EXO ONE is a futuristic electric vehicle designed to solve traffic jams

Inhabitat - Innovation

Designer Piotr Czy?ewski ewski is well aware of traffic jams and parking issues, so he decided to try to tackle the problem by developing EXO ONE

Is This The Electric Vehicle Filling Station of the Future?

GreenTechMedia

firm Gridserve’s first ‘Electric Forecourt’ launches today and with it we get a bricks-and-mortar view of how EV charging could look and feel in the future. The simplest way to lay that bare for consumers is a vehicle lease that includes free charging.

The Moment Of The Electric Vehicle Has Arrived

Forbes Green Tech

It is time to radically re-imagine the future of the automotive industry around the electric vehicle. We are entering a period that will see one of the greatest technological changes in human history, and it will take place before your very eyes in the next few years.

Lyft’s Electric-Vehicle Commitment a Valuable Step Toward Lowering Emissions

Green Living Guy

June 17, 2020)—The ride-hailing company Lyft has announced a plan to transition to all electric vehicles by 2030. The post Lyft’s Electric-Vehicle Commitment a Valuable Step Toward Lowering Emissions appeared first on Green Living Guy.

March 2021 Cleantech Roundup: Electric Vehicle Supply Chain Changing Shapes | American Jobs Plan |…

Clean Energy Trust

Electric Vehicle Supply Chains Are Stretching in Different Directions at the Same Time There are currently major and complex things happening in the electric vehicle industry. carbon-offset electric-vehicles cleantech battery news

Electric Vehicles & the Grid

altenergymag

The essential guide to opportunity and risk within emerging EV charging value chains

European Electric Vehicle Batteries Summit

Eco-Business

Following the success of the 1st and 2nd event editions, ACI's European Electric Vehicle Batteries Summit will be taking place in Rotterdam, the Netherlands on 3rd - 4th June 2020

The Improved 2021 Chevy Bolt Plus Chevrolet to Launch Three New Electric Vehicles

Green Living Guy

Chevrolet is getting ready to spruce things up in the electric car department. In 2016, they introduced the all-electric Chevy Bolt which has grown in popularity over the last several years.

Hybrids, Electric Vehicles, And The Black Community

Forbes Green Tech

For some communities, hybrid and electric vehicles may be a matter of life, death, and economics

How to Jump-Start a Stalled Electric Vehicle Market

GreenTechMedia

Electric vehicle sales are expected to take a big hit this year amid the current health and economic crisis. We also speak to James “Jim” Chen, vice president of public policy at the high-profile electric vehicle startup Rivian. Buckle up.

Colorado contractor complements solar installs with electric vehicle sales

Solar Power World

The… The post Colorado contractor complements solar installs with electric vehicle sales appeared first on Solar Power World. For a company to survive in this market for over 40 years, it must know a thing or two about hopping on the next trend. Atlasta Solar Center (No.

Poll: Most British Columbians are interested in buying an electric vehicle

Clean Energy Canada

Most British Columbians (60%) are interested in buying an electric vehicle or already own one, according to a new survey from Stratcom and Clean Energy Canada. The post Poll: Most British Columbians are interested in buying an electric vehicle appeared first on Clean Energy Canada.

The Vast Potential of Managed Electric Vehicle Charging

GreenTechMedia

Electric vehicle chargers now outnumber gas stations in some countries. In this special podcast episode, produced in partnership with Enel X, we’re exploring the vast potential of electric vehicle chargers.

Electric Vehicle Mandate, Anyone?

R-Squared Energy

” So, I posed him this question: “Would you support a nationwide electric vehicle (EV) mandate?” ” He pretended not to understand the question: “I am not aware of any electric vehicle mandates.” He said “I am not against electric cars, but I don’t think mandating them is the right approach.” Car manufacturers could be mandated to ensure that 10% of all the vehicles they sell are EVs.

Lyft Pledges Shift to 100% Electric Vehicles by 2030

GreenTechMedia

Lyft is hailing a ride to an all-electric future. The rideshare company announced Wednesday that it is committing to have 100 percent electric vehicles on its platform by 2030, a move that seeks to get out ahead of new emissions regulations under development in California. "We