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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.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   31-May-2016


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.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   31-May-2016


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.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   30-May-2016


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.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


A TURKISH ELECTRIC HYBRID

For a decade, Turkey has experimented with a range of EV technologies. Now Science, Industry and Technology Minister Fikri Isik wants to turn that experience into a world-beating product.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


ANOTHER ELECTRIC VEHICLE COMPANY APPROPRIATES INVENTOR'S NAME

Nikola Motor Company is working on the other ends of the EV spectrum, an all-electric utility vehicle and a monster plug-in hybrid Class 8 over-the-road truck
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


THE EV-OLUTION OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES

An animated GIF tour of the history of the electric car from 1828 to 2016, courtesy of Gearheads.org
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


GOOGLE, CHRYSLER COLLABORATE ON AUTONOMOUS MINIVAN

In what could be a revealing strategic move, Google is partnering with Chrysler to integrate its self-driving vehicle technology into the carmaker's minivan.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


NISSAN, ENEL PLAN V2G EXPERIMENT IN UK

Participants in the UK-based demonstration program will be compensated for sharing their electric car battery capacity with power grid.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   13-May-2016


GERMANY TO LAUNCH 1ST FUEL CELL-POWERED CARSHARE SYSTEM

50 Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell SUVs will be available for rent starting in Munich, Germany
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   06-May-2016


GEOORBITAL SURGES PAST KICKSTARTER GOAL

Massachusetts startup hopes to make the switch to electric-assisted cycling even easier by converting nearly any bike in 1-minute's time.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   06-May-2016


CLEAN MOTION PLANS $10M INVESTMENT IN INDIA E-TRIKE

Electric taxi three-wheeler looks to expand its operations on the sub-continent to help fight urgan grid-lock and air pollution.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   06-May-2016


EMERALD PLUG-IN VAN GETS GO-AHEAD IN UK

Now owned by Geely of China, the Emerald T-001 is part of a £250 million investment that also includes London black cabs.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   05-May-2016


UKRAINIAN EV SETS SIGHTS ON ELECTRIC TAXI MARKET

Constructed of wood, leather, and Bakelite, this EV sounds more like a Victoria-era carriage than 21st century electric car.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   04-May-2016


FUEL CELL E-PLANE FLIGHT PLANNED SUMMER 2016

German researchers are planning to test fly a fuel cell-powered electric airplane.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   04-May-2016


VOLVO BEING INVESTIGATED FOR EV-RANGE CLAIMS

Volvo's XC90 T8 electric hybrid is supposed to get nearly 25-miles in EV-only mode.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   29-Apr-2016


PODRIDE BLENDS CAR-LIKE FUNCTION WITH BIKE-LIKE RIDE

Swedish mechanical engineer develops blend between resource-intensive automobile and environmentally-responsible bicycle.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   29-Apr-2016


CHINA'S LEECO INTRODUCES ITS SELF-DRIVING TESLA COMPETITOR

LeSee electric car also offers autonomous driving capability along with futuristic styling.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   28-Apr-2016


HONDA CLARITY: TRIO OF E-DRIVE OPTIONS

Honda plans to offer customers a choice in power systems for its Clarity model line-up.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   28-Apr-2016


MAGNUS DEBUTS EFUSION LIGHT SPORT E-PLANE

Two-place, all-electric light sport aircraft makes first appearance AERO Friedrichshafen in Germany.
SOURCE: EV Worldwire   --   28-Apr-2016


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