11% Plugin Vehicle Share in Europe!

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The European passenger plugin vehicle market is on fire, having gotten over 97,000 registrations in August, +171% year over year (YoY). That put last month's plugin share at 11% share, or 5.7% fully electric vehicles (BEVs).

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Record EV Sales In Europe!

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While the overall European market is still in recovery mode in June, down 24% year over year (YoY), the European passenger plugin vehicle market has returned to the fast track, having achieved almost 93,000 registrations in June (+95%).

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SolarPower Europe & South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA) Sign Cooperation Agreement

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SolarPower Europe and the South African Photovoltaic Industry Association (SAPVIA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen cooperation and explore new business opportunities for solar companies in the European and South African solar market.

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Electric Cars Will Treble Market Share This Year In Europe

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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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Germany, France, & UK Lead In New EV Sales In Europe

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I recently published articles on the top countries in the world in terms of plug-in vehicle market share and fully electric vehicle market share — that is, the countries with the highest shares of their overall auto sales coming from plug-in vehicle sales or from 100% electric vehicle sales.

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Lower-Range BEVs Are Seeing Strong Sales In Europe

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Electric Vehicles Europe Europe EV sales EV Range EV sales renault zoe Tesla Model 3Will consumers buy BEVs with less than around 250 miles of range based on the EPA test cycle.

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September 2020 Was Warmest September On Record — World & Europe

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Unique ~$25,000 Tesla Vehicles Planned For Europe & China

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BREAKING: Elon Musk Says “Highly Likely” Will Offer Smaller Tesla Cybertruck “Down The Road” For Europe

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In a Twitter thread following an article CleanTechnica published approximately an hour ago, a European gentleman asked Tesla CEO Elon Musk if Tesla would consider offering a smaller Cybertruck for people in Europe (and elsewhere) who love the design and features of that vehicle but.

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Another Record Month For Plugin Vehicles In Europe

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The European passenger plugin vehicle market is on fire, having scored over 113,000 registrations in July (+213% year over year, the highest growth rate in 5 years). This is the market's second record performance in a row.

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Uber Working With Renault & Nissan To Electrify Transport In Europe

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Electric Cars Booming In Europe, But UK Growth Threatened Without New Regulations

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First Solar’s Thin-Film PV Modules Chosen For Largest Urban Solar Power Plant In Europe

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A solar power plant being built in Bordeaux, France, on a former landfill is expected to be the largest "urban" solar PV power plant in Europe. It is using First Solar, Inc. Nasdaq: FSLR) solar modules.

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Dacia Sprint May Be Least Expensive Electric Car In Europe

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When it goes on sale next spring, the Dacia Spring is expected to be the least expensive electric car in Europe with a TCO lower than any other gasoline or diesel powered car.

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Europe Is Drowning In SUV Emissions

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Carbon emissions from vehicles in Europe are inching up thanks in part to cars being bigger, heavier, and less efficient. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Fossil Fuels Oil Europe European Environmental Agency SUVs vehicle emissions

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Europe’s New EV Incentives Could Actually Help Africa

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Tesla Model Y Spotted In Europe

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A Tesla Model Y has been spotted in Europe. Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Germany Lithuania netherlands nextmove Tesla Tesla Model Y Tesla Model Y Europe Tesla Model Y Germany Tesla Model Y NetherlandsThe photo was taken at the Dordrecht Supercharger in the Netherlands. In the photo, you can also see a Tesla Model S Ranger.

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Driving The Porsche Taycan Across Europe

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in Europe, from Poland to Macedonia and Sicily, and by Arkady Fiedler across Africa. Every year we see some adventurers embarking on e-races and trips all around the world. I have myself reported on a few by Tomek Ga?

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Tesla Model 3 Reaches #1 In Europe As Europe Reaches 10% Market Share — March 2020

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The European passenger plug-in vehicle market had 84,000 registrations in March (+41% year over year/YoY), a great performance considering the effect that several lockdowns across the continent have had. Furthermore, this is while the overall auto market was crashing (-52% YoY), inflating last month's plug-in vehicle share to an amazing 9.9% (6% fully electric vehicles/BEVs). That pulls the 2020 plug-in vehicle (PEV) share to 7.5% (4.3% for BEVs alone), well above the 3.6% result of.

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

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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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Volkwagen Trademarks “e-Thing” In Europe

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Volkswagen has applied for a trademark in Europe for e-Thing. Does that mean an electric version of the 70's era bare bones car called the Thing is coming? Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Porsche volkswagen Volkswagen e-Thing Volkswagen Group

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Plug-In Vehicles = 7.8% Market Share In Europe

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After a Covid-derived drop in April (-16% year over year), the European passenger plug-in vehicle market went back to black in May, having scored 46,800 registrations (+23%), a great performance considering the overall market is still recovering (-57% in May).

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Europe Hits 11% Plug-in Vehicle Market Share in April

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The European passenger plug-in market scored 31,500 registrations in April, down 16% year over year (YoY), which is nevertheless a great performance considering the effect that the several lockdowns across the continent made and the overall market crashing (-78% YoY). That combo inflated last month's plug-in share to an amazing 11% share.

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Renault Zoe Shines In Hot Market — Europe EV Sales Report

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The European passenger plug-in vehicle (PEV) market scored a near-record 75,000 registrations in December (+121%!), this being the first time since 2015 that the European PEV market scored a three-digit growth rate, with plug-in hybrids/PHEVs growing faster (+174% year over year, or YoY) than fully electric vehicles/BEVs (+89%), with the powertrain breakdown becoming more balanced between both.

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Meeting Europe’s 2030 Energy Climate Goals: Renewables To Command 53% Of Electricity In 2030

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Wood Mackenzie projects that renewable energy will meet 53% of Europe's power supply in 2030. Clean Power Coal Fossil Fuels Market Research Natural Gas Nuclear Energy Policy & Politics Policy Research Renewable Energy Standards Solar Energy Wind Energy EU Europe europe renewable energy europe solar energy europe wind energy Wood Mackenzie

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Europe Puts Focus On Floating Solar & Agrivoltaics

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Floating solar and agrivoltaics are the subject of new renewable energy efforts in Europe. Agriculture Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants agrivoltaic Equinor floating solar photovoltaics

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European Commission Announces Actions to Make Europe’s Raw Materials Supply More Secure & Sustainable

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Today, the Commission presents an Action Plan on Critical Raw Materials, the 2020 List of Critical Raw Materials and a foresight study on critical raw materials for strategic technologies and sectors from the 2030 and 2050 perspectives.

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

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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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Aiways U5 Set To Become First Chinese EV In Europe

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The big question that Aiways hopes to answer: can China compete with Europe, in Europe, and succeed? Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Aiways AiWays U5 China Chinese Cars Electric SUV Europe quality tuv U5Aiways will make history when order books for its U5 all-electric SUV open at this year’s Geneva Motor Show by becoming the first Chinese car brand to sell an electric car in the European market.

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Tesla Model 3 Shines In Off-Season Month In Europe

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The European passenger plug-in vehicle market scored some 35,000 registrations in August (+15%), with fully electric vehicles (BEVs) continuing to grow at a fast pace (69%) while plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) are still suffering from the WLTP blues, down -29% year over year (YoY). They've failed to post one single growth month since last September, when the new WLTP emission rules started.

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Tesla Registrations Drop Big In Europe, Struggle In Japan — Why?

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Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Market Research Research Tesla Tesla Europe Tesla Japan Tesla salesTesla registrations in February were down substantially in key European markets like Norway and the Netherlands.

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Interviewing ChargePoint’s CEO As ChargePoint Raises $127 Million To Accelerate Europe & Fleet Charging Deployments

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What’s The Biggest EV Story Of 2020 Going To Be — Tesla or Europe?

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We've got a dramatic increase in EV sales and an even bigger increase in EV market share in Europe due to changing regulations there. Cars Clean Transport CleanTechnica CleanTechnica Exclusive Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Hybrid Electric Cars Market Research PHEV Research Europe Europe EV sales Tesla Tesla Model Y Tesla sales

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Could Enviro-Friendly EuroManganese Ltd Have Strategic Advantage In Europe’s EV Hub?

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Europe EV sales Manganese minerals mining shellInvestments in European EV and battery supply chains are underway right now, and the continent has emerged as a major electric vehicle production hub.

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Volvo + Plugsurfing = Charging For Volvo Electric Vehicles Across Europe

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Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV Charging EV Charging Stations Smartphone Apps Europe PlugSurfing volvo Volvo Car Group Volvo Cars Volvo Recharge Volvo XC40 Recharge P8Volvo Cars just teamed up with Plugsurfing to offer all drivers of Volvo's fully electric Recharge vehicles access to easy cross-continent charging at 200,000 EV charging stations.