Energy News

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Sep 18

Audi e-tron: Germans have started to compete with Tesla

In 2018, six years after the market launch of the Tesla Model S, German car companies are finally entering the...
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May 18

Tesla is already minimising the cobalt content in its batteries

Battery makers are keen to reduce their use of costly and controversial cobalt. Half the world’s supply of the metallic...
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May 18

Amsterdam Airport Taxis Switch from Tesla Model S to Model X

Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport is famous among travelling EV enthusiasts for its fleet of 167 Model S taxis. Now fleet operator...
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Jan 18

LG opens Europe’s biggest car battery factory

Tumbling battery prices and growing pressure to cut exhaust emissions have led carmakers to embrace electric vehicles. Manufacturers from VW...
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Nov 17

Electric Cars Are Not Enough: Combining Drive Technologies to Mitigate Climate Change

Berlin, November 9, 2017, Continental’s CEO Dr. Elmar Degenhart called for an open discussion about the technology required to reduce...
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Nov 17

Mercedes-Benz’s Citaro city bus to be available in 2018

Mercedes-Benz will introduce its all-electric Citaro city bus in September 2018 at the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hanover, Germany. The all-electric...
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Nov 17

Hyundai Motor’s next-generation fuel cell SUVs coming in 2018

Hyundai Motor has offered an early glimpse of its next generation fuel cell vehicles, well ahead of the hydrogen-powered SUV’s...
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Nov 17

UK government has provided £65 million to setup a battery development institute

About 1 month ago, UK Business Secretary, Greg Clark announced the consortium of UK universities that will form the Faraday Battery Institute,...
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Nov 17

Swiss company to compete in the heavy electric trucks market

The Swiss conversion specialist, E-Force One, will be presenting its first heavy electric truck at the Transport-CH trade fair in...
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Nov 17

Daimler’s heavy-duty electric trucks coming soon

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), part of Daimler Trucks, recently strengthened the commitment of its FUSO brand towards...
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Oct 17

A123 Systems Invested in Solid Power Battery Company

A123 Systems LLC, a developer and manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries and systems, announced its investment in Solid Power Inc.,...
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Oct 17

Chinese Xiaopeng Motors Producing Tesla-like E-SUV

Xiaopeng Motors, the Chinese company, is the first electric car manufacturer to openly appeal to the 2014 Tesla- approved patents. And indeed, the...
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Oct 17

The European commission to boost battery manufacturing in Europe

The European Commission hosted auto, chemical and engineering executives in Brussels on 11th October 2017, to discuss the possibility to...
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24

Oct 17

Aluminium as a new source of clean energy for electric vehicles

Israeli electric car battery company Phinergy announced a $50 million investment recently, led by the aluminum manufacturer Alcoa with $10 million. It...
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24

Oct 17

Dyson company to make electric cars from 2020

Dyson, the engineering company best known for its vacuum cleaners and fans, plans to spend £2bn developing a "radical" electric...
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