info@evworld.com

Go to RSSstream
13 Apr 2024 02:58:27 UTC

J W Moore  EDITOR'S CHOICE

In 50 Years, Will E-Bikes Have Served Their True Purpose?

19 May 2023 | Synopsis

"For the sake of our planet, let's hope so

"As of 2021, electric bikes have been outpacing global EV and hybrid auto sales, and a study by Deloitte estimates that by 2023, there will be roughly 300 million e-bikes around the world

"In the best-case scenario of what e-bikes could do for urban policy planning, consider this: in 50 years, cities and suburbs could be brimming with wide and protected bike lanes running parallel to the sidewalk."

Read Full Story

China Overtakes Japan As World's Top Car Exporter

19 May 2023 | Synopsis

"Officials figures released in the last week show China exported 1.07 million vehicles in the period, up 58% compared to the first quarter of 2022.

"At the same time Japan's vehicle exports stood at 954,185, after edging up 6% from a year earlier...According to China's General Administration of Customs, China exported 3.2 million vehicles in 2022, compared to Germany's 2.6 million vehicle exports."

Read Full Story

Take A Look At North America's First Hydrogen-Powered Train, Which Emits Only Water And Will Start Service In Quebec This Summer

19 May 2023 | Synopsis

"The hydrogen train runs thanks to fuel cells - battery-like systems that don't require recharging...The train will be operated by rail service Train De Charlevoix, and people traveling on the picturesque route along the St. Lawrence River will be able to get an innovative, hydrogen-fueled ride starting June 9.

"Alstom first started running two of its bright blue Coradia iLint trains in Europe in 2018, and it has delivered 41 more since then."

Read Full Story

New 1st-In-Nation Electric Vehicle Charging Report Shows High Usage & Reliability At Curbside Plugs Across NYC

19 May 2023 | Synopsis

"The report shows the number of charging sessions grew steadily month to month as new chargers were brought into service, more than doubling between January 2021 and December 2022, and that the 100 chargers installed under the pilot remained remarkably resilient, remaining in operation 99.9% of the time.

"During the pilot evaluation period, between July 2021 and December 2022, DOT recorded 49,250 charging sessions among 7,200 unique users."

Read Full Story

Owner Reveals 2018 Tesla Model 3 Battery Health After 100K Miles

19 May 2023 | Synopsis

"Fressler purchased his Model 3 in 2018; a Long Range dual-motor all-wheel-drive variant with the Full Self-Driving (FSD) software....When his car was new...a full charge indicated a range of 309 miles, nearly identical to the 2018 version's 310-mile EPA-estimated range... Model 3's screen now 290 miles range on a full charge...the battery still holds 94 percent of the original capacity...plugs in his car at his home charger overnight, instead of frequenting a DC fast charger/Tesla Supercharger."

Read Full Story

Grant Sinclair Releases Pics And Specs of Production-Version Iris eTrike

18 May 2023 | Synopsis

"Like other velomobiles, [the Iris] is claimed to be more aerodynamic than a traditional bicycle, thus allowing it to reach higher speed...The Iris rolls on carbon wheels (24-inch in front, 26-inch in the back) clad in puncture-proof Tannus cargo bike tires.

"The rider's pedaling power is augmented by their choice of a 250, 500 or 750-watt mid-drive motor...The Iris eTrike is available now for a special preorder price of £4,999... Press Release

Read Full Story

Why Some Companies Want You To Rent the Battery In Your EV

18 May 2023 | Synopsis

"Instead of owning the batteries that power our EVs, some companies want to rethink our relationship and are pushing batteries as a service. Pay a monthly subscription fee, and you could consistently change out the nearly-spent batteries powering your vehicle for fresh ones in swapping stations.

"If...you prefer to lease the [75kWh] battery [from Nio] you'll pay just under $50,000 up front, plus a monthly [subscription] fee of $135..."

Read Full Story

BMW Just Revealed An Electric Hydrofoil Boat At the Cannes Film Festival

18 May 2023 | Synopsis

'The Icon'...is a collaboration between BMW and boat maker TYDE... six battery packs for energy, totaling 240 kWh. This energy is put to use via two 134-horsepower electric motors that BMW says will allow the boat to hit a maximum speed of 30 knots...The Icon can travel approximately 62 miles on a full charge...the boat is a hydrofoil design...reduces the energy required to clip through the water by by up to 80% versus a conventional boat design."

Read Full Story

Why So Many EV Chargers in America Don't Work

18 May 2023 | Synopsis

Bloomberg Quicktake video looks at charger manufacturers' efforts to improve the reliability of their chargers and their networks; in ChargePoint's case, as featured in the video, rigorous environmental and use testing. For US drivers to change to electric cars, the network, as being encouraged by federal rules and incentives, they need to have confidence public chargers will work when and where they are needed."

Read Full Story

Panasonic Plans Multiple New Battery Factories In North America By 2030

18 May 2023 | Synopsis

"The company, whose energy unit makes batteries for Tesla Inc (TSLA.O), seeks to boost its auto battery capacity to 200 gigawatt hours per year by March 2031, about four times its level at the end of March...Panasonic plans to build at least two new factories for 4680 battery production in North America by 2030...Panasonic has yet to decide where in North America it will add the production capacity."

Read Full Story




RECENT PODCASTS

Rise of MicroCars - Tesla Battery Degradation - Car Brands Going the Way of Nokia



SEARCH RSSTREAM



73 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.

  • Fewer Americans aspire to EV ownership, Gallup poll suggests
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • LOL : Remember the Edsel? Electric Vehicles Could Be Next
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Demand for copper is improving, according to Julius Baer, but not because of AI
    Category:finance
    Region:Europe
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Japan and NASA plan a historic lunar RV roadtrip together
    Category:mobility
    Region:Global
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Why Nikola Stock Tumbled Today
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Lawmakers ditch life-cycle approach to transport emission tally
    Category:policy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Test Shows the Model X Has Better Range Than the Cybertruck When Pulling the Same Trailer
    Category:review
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • GM working on drive modes for electric car racing
    Category:mobility
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Texas Proves Its Commitment To Freedom By Legalizing Kei Trucks
    Category:policy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Polestar posts 40% slump in Q1 deliveries
    Category:finance
    Region:Europe
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Jane Fonda on Politicians Backed by Big Oil: 'Vote Them Out'
    Category:policy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • 3M Invests in Hydrogen Electrolyzer Manufacturer EVOLOH
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Purdue, Cummins partner on in-road, in-motion charging for electric semi trucks
    Category:energy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • GAC Aion Joins Race for Level 3 Automatic Driving Road Test
    Category:mobility
    Region:AsiaPacific
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • A New Dawn For Solar Cells: 190% Quantum Efficiency Is Possible
    Category:energy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • The first high-speed rail trains are closer to coming to California. Here's when and how much they could cost
    Category:mobility
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Biden administration issues license for massive Texas oil export terminal
    Category:policy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Jetson ONE 'jet pack' shown off taking flight in incredible footage
    Category:mobility
    Region:Europe
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • North America just got its first recycled Li-ion battery materials plant
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Electric cars are saving Americans billions - even people who don't drive them
    Category:finance
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Biden awards $830 million to toughen nation's infrastructure against climate change
    Category:policy
    Region:NoAmerica
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Company develops revolutionary 'underwater kite' that could transform power generation: 'A new agenda for renewable energy'
    Category:energy
    Region:Europe
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • Volvo EC40, EX40 arrive in UK with better range, more power
    Category:mobility
    Region:Europe
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • The MINI Aceman Will Fight The Alfa Romeo Milano
    Category:review
    Region:Europe
    Date:12 Apr 2024

  • The Alfa Romeo Milano Is Back, This Time As A - You Guessed It - Crossover EV
    Category:review
    Region:Europe
    Date:12 Apr 2024


  • 7610250

    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