info@evworld.com

Go to RSSstream
28 Jan 2023 02:59:41 UTC

EDITOR'S CHOICE

Audi Activesphere Concept Is Part Pickup, Part Sexy GT

27 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"...the new Audi Activesphere concept is a crossover with a coupe-like body that integrates a bed and a tailgate at the rear.

"Activesphere joins the previous Grandsphere, Skysphere, and Urbansphere concepts...based on Volkswagen Group's PPE platform...features a 100-kwh battery and charging capability at up to 270 kw. According to Audi, charging from 5-80% will take about 25 minutes.

Read Full Story

Is It Getting Easier To Own An Electric Vehicle In DC Region in 2023?

27 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"In the Washington area, EVs and hybrids account for nearly 5 percent of light-duty vehicles...The trend toward cleaner vehicles...is critical to achieving better air quality and the region’s goal of a 50 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.

"Looking forward to 2030, we need upward of a third of the fleet in the region - about 1.4 million vehicles - to be battery electric or plug-in hybrid vehicles...

Read Full Story

You Can Now Buy a Toyota Cargo E-Bike (IF You Live In France)

27 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"Toyota France has agreed a partnership with Douze Cycles to put its name to a new e-cargo bike. The machine will be made by the Dijon-based e-bike firm, but will go on sale in September 2023 in the Japanese firm's 300 French car dealerships.

"Douze Cycles x La mobilité Toyota carries the Japanese firm's branding...it's actually a Yamaha unit, which offers 250 Watts and is powered by a 500Wh removable battery."..offers 62 miles range.

Read Full Story

New York City Will Require Uber and Lyft To Go 100 Percent Electric by 2030

27 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"The proposed rule would likely affect an estimated 100,000 vehicles that operate in the five boroughs. And Uber and Lyft have both set the goal of transitioning to an all-electric fleet by 2030.

"Uber and Lyft...sound largely positive toward the new development in New York...getting the millions of people who drive for Uber and Lyft to switch to electric vehicles will be no easy task.

"California adopted new rules in 2021 requiring ridesharing companies to electrify their fleets by 2030."

Read Full Story

Acura Will Sell Electric Cars Strictly Online

27 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"Honda's Acura luxury brand will offer its first electric vehicle (EV) for sale in 2024...will serve as the tip of the spear for digitalization at American Honda, with 100% of Acura EV sales taking place online, starting in 2024.

[Company executives] "...wouldn’t say whether Acura would charge a fixed price for the ZDX..our dealers will still be part of that...But buyers will complete their transactions online.

Read Full Story

Why You Should Ride An E-Bike

26 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"One in 20 people in the UK now owns one, and e-bikes now account for 25% of all new bike purchases.

"This widespread adoption of e-bikes has happened primarily because they've become more practical and affordable. Batteries are getting smaller, motors are more efficient and prices are no longer at their early eye-watering levels.

"E-bikes can help meet the growing demand for more sustainable and efficient forms of urban transportation."

Read Full Story

Ford BlueCruise, GM Super Cruise Rank Highest In Consumer Reports ADA Test

26 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"..the latest Consumer Reports review of 12 [autonomous driving] systems shows significant differences in how well they work... the top two spots...Ford receiving an overall score of 84 for its BlueCruise system...lead[s] the pack. General Motors is second with Super Cruise at 75.

"Notably absent from this group is Tesla...has fallen to seventh with a score of 61 because of low marks for driver monitoring and ambiguity on when the system is

Read Full Story

Batteries Are the Battlefield

26 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"The next geopolitical contest may be over green technology, and China, for now, is poised to win control of those supply chains.

"To power the energy transition in the coming decades, these battery inputs will become even more pivotal...The bulk of these raw materials can be found in a handful of mineral-rich nations.

"The result has rattled policymakers in Washington, where heightened tensions with China have fueled concerns that Beijing could leverage its influence for geopolitical ends..."

Read Full Story

Koji Sato, Incoming Toyota CEO, Must Navigate Shift to Clean Energy

26 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"Sato started his career at Toyota in 1992, before rising through the ranks to become chief engineer of Lexus International in 2016.

"...the 53-year-old oversaw the creation of Lexus's first fully electric model...spoke of the potential of hydrogen last year in Thailand...It won't be an immediate substitution for electric vehicles, but it's good for people to know that there are other options available..."

Read Full Story

US Senator Manchin Doubles Down On Electric Car Subsidies, Despite Europe's Wrath

26 Jan 2023 | Synopsis

"...dubbed the American Vehicle Security Act, would direct the Treasury Department to stop issuing tax credits for EVs that don't comply with the climate law's battery sourcing provisions.

"The new bill faces an uncertain fate on Capitol Hill, where all Republicans voted against the climate law, while Democrats might be wary of tweaking one of their signature achievements."

Read Full Story




MY PERSPECTIVE

The Dubious Math of AEG

Is it really cheaper to drive 100 miles in a gasoline car than electric?

Published: 2023-01-26




125 New Postings In Past 24 Hours
EV World's new RSStream is an RSS (Real Simple Synication) feed continuously updated daily. It provides on-demand links to scores of EV world-relevant news items from around the globe to any number of RSS readers, from dedicated apps to browser plugins.

  • The great hydrogen gamble: hot air or net zero's holy grail?
    Category:energy
    Region:Global
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Electric-vehicle fires have burned down homes after Hurricane Ian saltwater damage. Florida officials want answers
    Category:energy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Automobili Pininfarina is 'overwhelmed with positive response' to luxury EV: CEO
    Category:mobility
    Region:Europe
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • This Is How Much It Costs To Charge a Tesla
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • What does Honda's $4.4 billion EV expansion in Ohio mean for Alabama?
    Category:mobility
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • The Real Reason The First Electric Rolls-Royce Is Called Spectre
    Category:policy
    Region:Europe
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Hyundai Ioniq 5 N prototype caught on camera lapping the Nurburgring
    Category:mobility
    Region:Europe
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Ford's EV F-150 Lightning Pickup Truck Sucks At Trucking, Critic Says
    Category:review
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • What's Going on With Tesla Stock
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • BYD Receives Five-star Euro NCAP Safety Rating for ATTO 3 Electric SUV
    Category:mobility
    Region:AsiaPacific
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Sony and Honda pre-orders for their first EV to begin in 2025
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Elon Musk Reveals How He Caught Tesla Employee Who Was Leaking Firm's Confidential Data
    Category:policy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Groups across the country are fighting efforts to expand 'harmful' highways
    Category:policy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • New Porsche eBike Is The Perfect Porsche Taycan EV Partner
    Category:mobility
    Region:Europe
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Honda Announces $700 Million EV Production Investment Plan For Ohio Facilities
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • EVCS Just Made The Cost Of Charging An Electric Car Easier To Calculate
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Tesla: Don't Be Fooled Into Buying The Dips
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Rising Input Costs Squeezing Out Entry BEVs
    Category:finance
    Region:Global
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Charging An Electric Vehicle In 10 Minutes, Making Construction Greener And Becoming Nature-Positive
    Category:mobility
    Region:Global
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Overdrive checks out India's first truck with ADAS technology Tata Prima 5530.S
    Category:mobility
    Region:IndoAsia
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Hyundai Will Start Construction of Its New EV Plant This Month To Secure EV Tax Credit
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Is QuantumScape the Best EV Stock You Can Buy Now
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Hummer EV Owner Says Taillight Replacement Costs Over $4,000 - Is It for Real?
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Sono takes Sion solar EV on US tour in bid for fleet business
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:15 Oct 2022

  • Rising Input Costs Squeezing Out Entry BEVs
    Category:finance
    Region:Global
    Date:15 Oct 2022


  • 1652826

    Get In Touch

    Papillion, Nebraska, USA

    info@evworld.com

    SUPPORT EVWORLD

    Become a patron and help spread the good news of the world of electric vehicles.

    Newsletter

    Not yet ready for primetime.

    © EVWORLD.COM. All Rights Reserved. Design by HTML Codex