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PSA Group global electric car platform

France's PSA Promising 250 Mi. Range Electric Cars

PSA Group that consists of Peugeot, Citroen and DS, along with China's Dongfeng are collaborating on two universal electric car platforms with 450km ranges.

Working in collaboration with China's Dongfeng Motors, France's PSA Group, which includes Peugeot, Citroen and the newly spun-off DS brand, is developing two global vehicle platforms. The e-CMP, short of Electric Common Modular Platform is designed to support several types of vehicle types from hatchbacks to sedans to SUVs. What makes their ...

Illustration of Jaguar Formula-E electric racer.

Jaguar Enters Formula-E Racing This Fall

Legendary Jaguar will begin racing in Formula E's third season starting the Fall of 2016.

While Jaguar's new FIA Formula-E racer looks identical to all the other cars in the nascent electric car racing series, now finishing up its 2nd year with two days of races in central London, internally it's different. Race rules allow competing teams to experiment with some of the key internal components: motors, rear suspension, gearbox, an...

London Taxi Company's TX5 electric hybrid cab

London Black Taxi's To Go Plug-In in 2017

Sales of 'green bonds' seen raising $400 million to develop and manufacturer plug-in hybrid models of London's iconic black cabs.

The iconic black London taxi cab is about to get a major upgrade and makeover. Geely, the Chinese firm that owns London Taxi Company, as well as Volvo, plans to raise some £276 million (about US$400 million) in "green bonds" to bring its prototype TX5 electric hybrid taxi to production at its new £52.8 (US&77.2) million assembly plant in Ansty...

CityScoot brings e-scooter rentals to Paris, France

CityScoot Lauches Electric Scooter Rentals in Paris

Paris, France is about to join San Francisco, Milan, Berlin and Munich in offering residents and visitors electric scooters for hire.

First rolled out in San Francisco by US-based Scoot, the concept of electric scooter sharing is starting to make inroads in Europe. Cityscoot is just completing its own successful trial in Paris, France using a small fleet of 50 battery-powered scooters like that being ridden by the young lady in the above photo.

Paris' well-kno...

DiMora Vici 6.2 could be basis for new electric model.

DiMora Steps Out of Shadows with e-Car Announcement

Custom coach builder DiMora announces that it is planning to develop an electric car based on technologies found in their retro-classic Vicci 6.2.

In 1986, when then President Ronald Reagan proclaimed the Centennial Year of the Gasoline-Powered Automobile, the car selected as the official centennial vehicle was the DiMora Clenet, a retro-classic 30's style sports car with long nose and short trunk.

More recently, the Palm Springs, California custom coach builder has been turn...

Artist's concept of Lilium VTOL electric aircraft

Lilium Debuts Electric VTOL Concept

It lifts off vertically, flies at 250 mph and is entirely powered by batteries, and no, it's not a RC model.

Okay, let's be clear right up front. The aircraft you see pictured above doesn't actually exist. It and all the other illustrations proliferating on the 'Net, are just computer renderings, an artist's vision of what the Lilium VTOL aircraft might look like assuming all the technology it incorporates actually materialize.

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The Story Behind the Fictitious Chevy Jolt EV

Portland, Oregon branding special Matt Teske designs an electric car concept for Chevy that attracts international attention.

Formula E ePrix Paris, France

April 23, 2016 ePrix takes to the streets of central Paris, France in this nearly five-minute long highlights video.

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Technology the key to newcomers in lithium?

By Juan Carlos Zuleta

A recent report on new lithium extraction technologies by Myles McCormick, published by Industrial Minerals (IM), including comments by Chris Berry, founder of House Mountain Partners and Juan Carlos Zuleta, lithium economics analyst.

Industrial Minerals, UK

Printed Edition, June, 2016

Published online 21 May 2016

By Myles McCormick

- Solvent-based extraction a potential game-changer

- Korea’s POSCO fronting new direct extraction technology

- Details remain vague...

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