Tags: Electric cars

Around 57 percent of passenger vehicle sales will be electric by 2040: BNEF

Bloomerg New Energy Finance in its report Electric Vehicle Outlook reveals that around 57 per cent of all global passenger vehicle sales, and over 30 per cent of the passenger vehicle fleet, will be electric by 2040. BNEF expects annual passenger EV sales to rise to 10 million in 2025, 28 million in 2030 and […]

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Supercharger station of Tesla caught fire in New Jersey

A Tesla Supercharger station in New Jersey caught fire due to unknown reasons and the Electric Vehicle (EV) maker is investigating the situation. The blaze broke out at a Tesla Supercharger station situated at a Wawa convenience store in Parsippany, New Jersey. Wawa is a chain of convenience stores and fuel stations that has partnered […]

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Ford bets on an electric Mustang to charge its turnaround

The Mustang Mach E electric sport utility vehicle Ford Motor Co unveiled in Los Angeles on Sunday is more than another car for the storied automaker. The Mach E has become within Ford a high-profile test for a restructuring that has been marred by profit warnings, costly quality problems and the troubled launch this year […]

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Tata Motors bags an order of 500 electric vehicles from Lithium Urban Technologies

Reinforcing their position at the forefront in the electrification drive, Tata Motors and Lithium Urban Technologies announced their partnership on Monday. Both companies will explore bespoke models to address requirements of customers who are increasingly looking for tailor-made mobility solutions in the market across passenger, mass transit and freight segments. As the first milestone, Tata […]

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Retrofitting technology to convert conventional cars into EV: BharatMobi

Claiming to be an initiative to provide a sustainable solution to air pollution in Delhi, an Electric Vehicle startup company has launched a technology of EV conversions here on Thursday. BharatMobi, the startup, said EV retrofitting or conversions can be the best choice in every individual’s capacity to contribute for a pollution free India. The […]

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Volkswagen investing strongly in the future, 20 million EV planned through 2029

The Volkswagen Group is continuing to invest strongly in its future. As part of Planning Round 68, the investment plan for 2020 to 2024 has been drawn up. The plan was dis-cussed during today’s meeting of the Supervisory Board and approved. The Group plans to spend nearly EUR 60 billion on the future areas of […]

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Lithium producers hit by first big downturn of EV era

The burgeoning lithium industry, which produces the powerhouse metal used to make electric vehicle (EV) batteries, has entered its first major downturn, an unwelcome bruising for investors eager to help combat climate change. Albemarle Corp , Tianqi Lithium Corp and others have been producing more lithium than automakers need. Global supply exceeds demand by about […]

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Hurdles to battery electric vehicles are still high : Honda CEO

Electric vehicles won’t be mainstream, despite global push towards e-mobility, claims a report quoting Honda CEO Takahiro Hachigo. Takahiro speaking to Auto News said that “hurdles to battery electric vehicles and complete autonomous driving are still quite high.” Speaking about the company’s strategy Hachigo said that Honda instead of fully EV  it will focus on […]

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Pakistan approves policy to convert 30 percent of four, three-wheelers into EVs

Pakistan has approved a policy under which 30 per cent of the four and three-wheelers in the country would be converted into electric vehicles, a move that would help reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and pollution. Federal minister for climate change Malik Amin Aslam after a cabinet meeting on Tuesday shared with media a detailed […]

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Electric vehicles exempted from odd-even scheme

The Delhi government on Sunday decided to exempt electric vehicles from the odd-even road rationing scheme starting from November 4. Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot in a statement said that the number of registered electric vehicles in the city was less than 1,000 and they are not likely to cause any congestion. “It has, therefore, […]

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