uYilo South Africa: Electric Vehicles Make Power Portable

CleanTechnica

Nissan's design shows the EV concept can simultaneously power an electric jackhammer (24 hours – 36 kWh), a pressure ventilation fan (24 hours – 21.6 The Nissan RE-LEAF is a concept aimed at emergency response, providing power where there is none.

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International Energy Agency: Electric Vehicle Battery Tech Rapidly Improving

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Tesla Chair Robyn Denholm On Australia’s Electric Vehicle Future (Video)

CleanTechnica

The US is far from the only country that has backwards-looking policies in regard to electric vehicles. Batteries Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Energy Storage EV Charging Green Economy Investment Lithium-Ion Batteries Manufacturing Market Research Policy & Politics Research Australia Australia electric vehicles Australia EV charging Robyn Denholm Tesla

Australia Electric Vehicle Sales & Interest Soaring With Tesla Model 3 Arrival

CleanTechnica

Consumer interest in electric vehicles is rapidly growing Down Under. The latest report from Aussie EV industry group the Electric Vehicle Council (EVC) describes major increases in the number of consumers that are researching and/or considering buying EVs.

Shockwave Motors Introduces 3-Wheeled Electric Vehicle

CleanTechnica

Shockwave Motors has a quirky new EV called the Defiant EV3 Roadster that would be interesting to those who would like to invest in new ideas. This new, all-electric roadster is different from other EVs in that it only allows for three passengers and only has three wheels. Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV Charging Defiant EV3 Roadster Shockwave Motors

Next Gold Rush: Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

CleanTechnica

Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Vehicles EV Charging EV Charging Stations Green Economy Investment chargepointTesla was ahead of its time when it bet on a proprietary Supercharger network. Now, public EV charging infrastructure is popping up all over the globe. Even McDonald's is getting in on the action. Gas stations are starting to see the writing on the wall. A few are even converting gas pumps to EV chargers.

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.

13 Non-Tesla Electric Vehicle Stories You Might Have Missed

CleanTechnica

There's too much electric vehicle news to cover every week to have full stories on all of the pieces. To make up for that a bit and highlight several stories that I think shouldn't be skipped, below is a roundup of recent electric vehicle news. Writers pick the stories that interest them, which leaves many less glamorous items (especially non-Tesla news) on the bench.

Amazon, AT&T, IKEA, Clif Bar, DHL, & Others Launch “Corporate Electric Vehicle Alliance”

CleanTechnica

When we think about the need for the world to go electric, we generally think about the need for people — individual humans — to go electric. However, more than half of the vehicles on US roads are vehicles from corporate fleets, according to Ceres, a nonprofit investor coalition representing $11 trillion that is focused on sustainability matters.

ARK Invest’s Tasha Keeney Talks Wright’s Law & Tesla

CleanTechnica

Dillon Loomis of the YouTube channel "Electrified" has shared a video on YouTube of Tasha Keeney from ARK Invest speaking about Wright's Law, Tesla, and why many are still not understanding Tesla and its electric revolution.

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Seamless EV Charging To Pump New Life Into Electric Vehicle Market With Bonus George Soros — CleanTechnica interview

CleanTechnica

Billionaire investor and philanthropist George Soros catches the electric vehicle bug with new investment in EV charging startup AMPLY Power. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV Charging AMPLY Power Electricity EV sales George Soros interviews siemens Vic Shao

Tesla’s Piedmont Lithium Deal Stimulates More Investment

CleanTechnica

Batteries Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Energy Storage Green Economy Investment Lithium-Ion Batteries Manufacturing Elon Musk lithium north carolina Piedmont Lithium RK Equity Tesla Tesla Battery DayEarlier this month, Tesla and Piedmont Lithium signed a five-year agreement.

Are Car Dealerships Now Actively Advertising Electric Vehicles? — South Africa Example

CleanTechnica

A lot has been written about traditional automakers trying very hard to delay the mass adoption of electric vehicles (EVs), as they still have massive investments made in the internal combustion engine (ICE) ecosystem to recoup.

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Democratizing Energy & Community Solar Investment

CleanTechnica

Volkswagen Group Aiming To Produce 3 Million Electric Vehicles In 2025 — How Might It Get There?

CleanTechnica

Some take this as simply PR, but I think the sales targets are real and we know the company has launched an initial electric car factory and is investing tens of billions of euros into batteries and EV development. Volkswagen Group has been spending a lot of time these days focused on its electrification plans — or e-mobility, as they call it in Europe.

Amazon Makes Major Investment In Redwood Materials

CleanTechnica

Redwood Materials, the battery and e-waste recycling company started by JB Straubel, has secured a major investment from Amazon's Climate.

BP To Cut Oil Production 40% By 2030, And Invest Billions Into Green Energy

CleanTechnica

In some refreshingly good news for the environment, news coming out of London, BP has announced that it is planning to cut oil and gas production by 40% and invest billions of dollars into clean energy.

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.

Ideanomics Invests in California-Based e-Tractor Company Solectrac

CleanTechnica

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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). Foregoing fossil fuels, these vehicles are charged directly through a power outlet, generating no harmful emissions, and offering savings in the long run, despite their higher initial price.

California Is Investing $95 Million Into Clean Transportation

CleanTechnica

California has announced that it is investing $95 million into clean transportation with several goals in mind, including helping those living in disadvantaged communities get access to clean transportation. Air Quality Autonomous Vehicles Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV Charging EV Charging Stations Green Economy Hybrid Electric Cars Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles Investment Policy & Politics Subsidies California California EV incentives

Northvolt Raises $600 Million in Equity to Invest in Capacity Expansion, R&D & Giga-scale Recycling

CleanTechnica

Institutional investors Baillie Gifford, Baron Capital Group, Bridford Investments Limited, Norrsken VC & PCS Holding participate in a $600 million private placement together with private investors Cristina Stenbeck and Daniel Ek.

Could A Tesla Master Plan “Deluxe Edition” For New Markets Supercharge Model S & X Sales?

CleanTechnica

Aside from the exceptional demand for the Model 3 & the Model Y in markets where these vehicles are available, sales of the Model S & X appear to have plateaued? .

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South Africa Gets The Porsche Taycan Before It Gets A Tesla

CleanTechnica

Porsche is rewarding its loyal South African fans by bringing the all-electric Taycan. Africa ferrari Kenya Maserati Nairobi Nairobi EV Nakuru Porsche public chargers South Africa South Africa electric vehicles South Africa EV adoption South Africa EV Sales Taycan Taycan 4S Taycan Turbo S.

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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.

Investment Wizard Hiromichi Mizuno Joins Tesla’s Board Of Directors

CleanTechnica

Clean Power Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Green Economy Investment Policy & Politics Solar Energy Hiromichi Mizuno Japan Tesla Tesla board of directorsHiromichi Mizuno has just joined Tesla as both a member of the Board of Directors and a member of the Audit Committee of the Board.

EV Startup Arrival Will Arrive Publicly Under NASDAQ Symbol ARVL

CleanTechnica

Arrival, an electric vehicle automaker that makes buses and vans, will be going public with the NASDAQ symbol ARVL. The company will be going public with a $5.4

Amazon Pledges To Invest $2 Billion To Protect The Planet

CleanTechnica

Amazon announced last week that it had created a $2 billion climate pledge fund that it will use to invest in companies that build products, services, and technologies that will decarbonize the economy and protect the planet. Clean Power Clean Transport Climate Change Electric Vehicles Green Economy Investment Solar Energy Wind Energy Amazon Global Optimism Infosys Jeff Bezos net zero Paris agreement Reckitt Benckiser Rivian The Climate Pledge verizon

I Invest In Tesla Because I Believe In Elon Musk

CleanTechnica

I invest in Tesla because I believe in Elon Musk, and what he and Tesla are doing for our world. Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Green Economy Investment Elon Musk Tesla Tesla stockThere's more, though. I am writing this because I want to address something I've seen in my Twitter feed all too often.

3 Reasons To Invest In Renewable Energy Now

CleanTechnica

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Audi Snubs EVs, Says Will Continue To “Massively” Invest In Combustion Engines

CleanTechnica

In what seems to be an obvious snub toward electric vehicles, Audi's new CEO, Markus Duesmann, said the company will continue to "massively" invest in combustion engines. Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Fossil Fuels audi BMW combustion engines Herbert Diess Markus Duesmann Mercedes-Benz Ralf Brandstätter Tesla volkswagen Volkswagen Group

Tesla Is 6th Most Valuable Company In US On Stock Market

CleanTechnica

Cars Clean Power Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Green Economy Investment Solar Energy Sustainability Tesla Tesla stockTesla, a company focused on sustainability and renewables, is now the 6th most valuable company in the United States.

China Invests In EV Charging Infrastructure To Offset Coronavirus Economic Slump

CleanTechnica

China is making a major investment in EV charging infrastructure to help jump start the economy after the coronavirus shutdown. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV Charging China EV charging initiative EV chargers in China wireless charging WiTricity

Tesla To Join S&P 500 On December 21, 2020 — #CleanEnergyWillWin

CleanTechnica

Due to the large size of the addition, S&P Dow Jones Indices is seeking feedback through consultation to the investment community to determine if TSLA should be added all at once.

A Cleaner, Greener Harvest Thanks to Electric Tractors

CleanTechnica

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New York Pathways To Bus & Truck Electrification

CleanTechnica

To achieve New York’s ambitious climate and clean energy goals outlined in the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (CLCPA), New York needs to aggressively reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the transportation sector — the largest source of emissions in the state.

Rivian Reaps $2.5 Billion In Latest Funding Round As EV Investments Soar

CleanTechnica

billion to help it get production of its electric vehicles started. It seems everybody wants to get in on the electric car game now that Tesla has blazed the trail. Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles electric car companies Fisker Karma NIO Rivian TeslaRivian has secured another $2.5

19× More Invested In EVs & EV Batteries In Europe Last Year Than In 2018

CleanTechnica

According to a Transport & Environment report, Europe poured €60 billion into EV production and EV battery production in 2019, a whopping 19 times more money than it put into them in.

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Xpeng Announces $400 Million Series C Investment

CleanTechnica

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Support Climate Action or Win a Tesla? Why Not Both!

CleanTechnica

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