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Hyundai looking at options for sourcing electric vehicle components in India

South Korean auto major Hyundai is looking at various options for sourcing electric vehicle (EV) components in India, including local manufacturing of battery parts, a top company official said. The automaker, which is present in India through its wholly-owned subsidiary Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), said it is also looking for further clarity in government […]

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EVs will create revenue opportunities for electric utilities: Study

According to a study released by Boston Consulting on Tuesday, the demand for electric vehicles in US over the next decade will create revenue opportunities for electric utilities that invest in greater grid capacity and offer EV charging and related services. Boston Consulting expects a significant jump in consumer demand for electric vehicles (EVs) which […]

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FutureMove Automotive, Tata Technologies enters into strategic global partnership

FutureMove Automotive, one of the leading high-tech Chinese enterprise offering Digital and Mobility services to the connected-vehicle industry and Tata Technologies announced a collaboration to develop comprehensive and unique connected mobility services for the automotive manufacturers in China and worldwide. The companies signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Auto Shanghai, the biggest auto fair […]

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Scientists develops a way to charge lithium-ion battery in minutes

Scientists, including one of Indian origin, have developed a way to make lithium-ion battery that can charge within minutes but still operate at a high capacity, an advance that may improve performance for smartphones and electric vehicles. A lithium-ion battery charges and discharges as lithium ions move between two electrodes, called an anode and a cathode. In a […]

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Sono Motors to produce solar electric vehicle Sion in Sweden

The first series production solar electric vehicle (SEV) developed by the German mobility provider Sono Motors is to be manufactured in Sweden. Sono Motors on Wednesday officially announced the first generation of the Sion will be produced in Trollhättan by National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS). The plant located there was home to the production lines […]

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GAC New Energy Launches Electric SUV Aion LX With NEDC Range Over 373 Miles

GAC New Energy Automobile Co. Ltd., China’s fast growing electric car manufacturer, has unveiled the Aion LX, its new flagship model in the Aion range. The electric vehicle (EV) has a range of over 600 km (373 miles) under New European Driving Cycle (NEDC) standards. Premiering at Auto Shanghai 2019, the Aion LX is an […]

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Electric Vehicles Enter Phase of Fastest Growth: IDTechEx Research

Like most other new products, electric vehicles sell in an S curve of a slow start with oversupply,then come fastest growth with supply sometimes unable to keep up with demand and then comes saturation. Take pure electric buses as an example. Here, China rapidly deployed 400,000, 99 percent of the total number in the world, […]

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Bangchak Invests in Enevate’s Fast-Charging EV Battery Technology

California-based Enevate Corp. has announced that Thai energy giant Bangchak, through its Bangchak Initiative and Innovation Center (BiiC), has invested in the company. “This is a significant investment for us, not only from a financial perspective but as further indication of the energy industry’s strong interest in our groundbreaking solutions as EV demand grows and […]

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Elektrobit provides HMI development platform for Volkswagen

Elektrobit (EB) recently announced that it is providing the development platform for the digital instrument clusters and infotainment devices in Volkswagen’s new generation of electric cars. The Elektrobit (EB) GUIDE toolchain enables developers at Volkswagen to easily and quickly design complex human machine interfaces (HMIs). With its graphical, voice-, touch-, and gesture-based controls, Elektrobit (EB) […]

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Rio Tinto eyeing EV market approves additional USD 302 mln in copper project

Eyeing the mushrooming EV market, Rio Tinto on Monday announced that it has approved an additional $302 million investment in Resolution copper project in the U.S. state of Arizona. The investment will fund additional drilling, ore-body studies, infrastructure improvements and permitting activities as Rio Tinto looks to progress the project to the final stage of […]

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