posted January 24, 2020 in

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Volkswagen

In a matter of months, there will be more electric car rentals in Madrid available for urban and peri-urban travel. Volkswagen will compete with Daimler, PSA, BMW and Renault for the Madrid market, among other European cities. WeShare… Continue reading

posted January 23, 2020 in

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We talk about hybrid and electric cars, we focus in particular on the data provided by UNRAE (National Union of Foreign Vehicle Representatives = Unione Nazionale Rappresentanti Autoveicoli Esteri) relating to the sales of this type of cars in Italy. In total… Continue reading

posted January 21, 2020 in

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A new electric start-up comes to challenge Tesla to duel, though in this case, the fight is somewhat unfair. Drako GTE is powered by a 90 kWh battery, boasting 1,224 horsepower and a torque of 2,200 newton meters. The manufacturers have not… Continue reading

posted December 6, 2019 in

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The new EuroNCAP tests in December 2019 confirmed expectations for a number of models, but they also brought some unpleasant surprises. Tesla Model X  - EuroNCAP results - 5 stars: 98% for adult passenger protection, 81% for child protection… Continue reading

posted November 12, 2019 in

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Renault

Renault, through Seine Alliance (a company that is the result of the union between the Renault Group and Green Vision) has presented the Black Swan: a 100% electric boat powered by the energy of used batteries. The Black Swan is a hundred… Continue reading

posted November 1, 2019 in

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Volocopter

Volocopter has completed the first manned test flight in Singapore with its 2X electric aircraft. In addition, the company, together with its partner Skyports, has now put the spotlight on a prototype launch and landing… Continue reading

posted October 28, 2019 in

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There are more Spanish drivers who prefer a car with an engine adapted to the use of LPG or CNG instead of a fully electric one. Sustainable mobility continues to gain followers in Spain. When buying a new car, more and more Spanish drivers… Continue reading

posted September 25, 2019 in

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An electric water taxi developed by the French startup SeaBubbles was checked by police during a test drive on the Seine in Paris. They assumed speeding but this is not true: While on the Seine is usually a speed limit of 12 km / h, there is an exception for… Continue reading

posted September 25, 2019 in

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Green turn for Germany, which puts on the table a maxi plan for the reduction of polluting emissions. A package that includes 360-degree interventions, some of which are dedicated to electric mobility. Overall, this ambitious plan will see an investment of… Continue reading

posted September 23, 2019 in

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Audi

Electrification, and mainly the electric car, are the future of the automobile industry. So much so, that many marches work and invest huge sums of money for the development of this technology that, undoubtedly, will end up being the tonic in the market. In… Continue reading

posted September 13, 2019 in

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Keolis, the public transport operator has put into operation in the far southwest of France, an electric bus line with ten electric articulated buses. The twelve-kilometer line with 30 stations connects Bayonne with Biarritz. A second e-bus… Continue reading

posted September 4, 2019 in

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Hyundai

Hyundai has announced that it will install, free of charge, a charging point at the home of those Spanish customers who purchase one of its electric models. As part of the commitment of the Korean brand for electric mobility, and as a way to… Continue reading

posted August 29, 2019 in

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Rosenbauer Australia and the ACT government, together with the ACT Emergency Services Agency plan to jointly develop a plug-in hybrid fire engine for service operations over the next two years. The PHEV fire truck based on the Concept… Continue reading

posted August 23, 2019 in

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Volkswagen

The German automobile brand Volkswagen has started installing electric vehicle charging points in its German factories, a process through which it will launch 4,000 posts at its plants until 2025, the company said in a statement. The first 60… Continue reading

posted August 20, 2019 in

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The renewable energy vehicle (REV) project at the University of Western Australia has partnered with technology partner Electro.Aero to develop the first hydrofoil watercraft, named WaveFlyer. The WaveFlyer looks like a conventional jet ski… Continue reading

posted August 20, 2019 in

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A new process patented by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) allows the recovery of rare elements from permanent magnets of electronic devices and reuse them to produce new magnets for electric motors equivalent to those made with new… Continue reading

posted August 15, 2019 in

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Tesla

Electric car sales almost doubled in the first half of 2019, compared to the first six months of last year. 100% electric vehicles registered an increase of 92% during this period, with 765,000 units being sold globally. According to JATO… Continue reading

posted August 5, 2019 in

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Citroen

Citroën has confirmed the arrival on the market of an electric variant of the Citroën C4 in 2020, which will accompany the traditional combustion variants of the French group. In the last Paris Motor Show, Linda Jackson, CEO of Citroën,… Continue reading

posted July 31, 2019 in

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Hyundai

Hyundai expands its production network for electric cars: It was recently reported that the Koreans want to build the Kona Elektro in Europe. Now the group plans to build an electric car plant in Karawang, Indonesia. The Hyundai will invest… Continue reading

posted July 29, 2019 in

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The Indian government has decided to cut VAT on electric vehicles from 12% to 5% and charging stations from 18% to 12%. In addition, the purchase of electric buses by the municipalities is exempt from VAT. The changes will come into force on… Continue reading

posted July 19, 2019 in

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The manufacture of electric vehicles will triple in the next three years, according to a study by the European Federation for Transport and Environment (T&E), based on data by research firm IHS Markit, which indicates that this sector… Continue reading

posted July 15, 2019 in

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Frauscher

The Frauscher boatyard, which manufactures yachts among other things, has launched a fully electric version of its 740 Mirage Air. The yacht is powered by Torqeedo's Deep Blue 100i. The 740 Mirage Air is 7.47 meters long and was designed by the KISKA studio… Continue reading

posted July 10, 2019 in

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When we talk about electric cars a very common but wrong rumor is that they only work well for city routes, but not for large journeys. Recent times have shown the opposite. Tesla, thanks to its network of Superchargers, has made it clear that with the right… Continue reading

posted July 10, 2019 in

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Arnold Schwarzenegger has always been very sensitive to the topic of electric mobility. The actor and former Governor of California has a Mercedes G-Class converted to electric. Moreover, Schwarzenegger had participated two years ago in the presentation of a… Continue reading

posted July 8, 2019 in

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The commitment to the electrification of cars is increasingly common among the brands, but if there is one issue that continues to worry users or potential buyers of these eco-friendly cars is the autonomy, the number of actual kilometers that the car can… Continue reading

posted July 2, 2019 in

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Jyroball

Jyroball used the Indiegogo platform to launch its innovative product, the self-balancing Jyroweel unicycle in the form of a ball weighing 9 kg and with a diameter of only 25 cm. On the functional side, the Jyroball product is fairly standard… Continue reading

posted July 2, 2019 in

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Electric cars that can be bought between 20,000 and 30,000 euros The commitment to electric mobility is marking the future of the automotive market. More and more motor companies are making green vehicles since hybrid and electric cars are less polluting than… Continue reading

posted July 2, 2019 in

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The new electric and electrified cars, like the Tesla of Elon Musk and all the other EVs and plug-in hybrids on the market, are famous for their extreme quietness. These cars are too silent according to the EU, thus risking being dangerous. Electric vehicles… Continue reading

posted June 28, 2019 in

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The president of the acting Government and the only candidate for re-election, Francina Armengol (President of the Balearic Islands), has promised in her inaugural speech tax incentives for those who buy electric cars instead of polluting… Continue reading

posted June 27, 2019 in

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BMW

BMW presents the project for the supercar of the future. Electric, connected and sporty, these are the features of Vision M Next. BMW's electric future runs fast. The announcement comes directly from Munich, where at a conference, the company… Continue reading