Vienna is banking on E-Buses by Rampini

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Electric car sharing ZITY launches in Madrid

Dec 11, 2017 - 11:16 am

VW Boss Mueller demands an end to diesel subventions

VW’s CEO Matthias Mueller has made the surprising demand during an interview and said he believes the tax benefits that accompany owning a diesel should be phased out. The idea is to prevent a ban and support the expansion of electric mobility. These seemingly insightful comments follow a simple logic.

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Dec 9, 2017 - 01:21 pm

NEVS to build electric Saab in Sweden

NEVS wants to rehome the electric Saab in Sweden. Production at the iconic Trollhättan factory shall start as early as 2018 and is part of a push to increase the firm’s EV output massively on a global scale.

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Dec 11, 2017 - 01:16 pm

FAW Jiefang is bulding Electric Trucks

The Chinese truck manufacturer FAW Jiefang Automotive has opened their first factory for the production of electric trucks. In the new factory in Qingdao 50, 000 trucks are scheduled to be produced annually.

Dec 11, 2017 - 03:48 pm

Lyon is planning 900 charging stations by 2020

The French city of Lyon is planning to expand its’ E-Mobility capacities in the very near future: through a number of competing projects run by various private operators, Lyon is planning to expand their network of public charging stations by 2020 to a total of 900 stations.

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Dec 11, 2017 - 02:45 pm

Thyssenkrupp is expanding into eMobility markets

The german industry giant Thyssenkrupp has begun expanding into electric vehicle and mobility markets. In recently revealed plant construction plans, it has become clear that Thyssenkrupp is planning on taking advantage of the increasing demands for electric vehicles.

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Dec 11, 2017 - 02:35 pm

Vienna is banking on E-Buses by Rampini

The Italian manufacturer Rampini has been tasked with producing seven electrical Buses for the Austrian public transportation network. The 12-meter buses are planned to be in use by the end of 2018 and will be used on the 4A Line.

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Dec 6, 2017 - 10:40 am

All-electric cargo ship on China’s Pearl River

In the Chinese Guangzhou province, a massive cargo ship with an energy storage capacity of 2.4 MWh has been put into operation. The vessel couples two 160 kW electric propellers and a mix of supercapacitors and Li-ion batteries for up to 80 km on one charge.

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Dec 12, 2017 - 10:05 am

Tesla enthusiast imports first Model X to India

Tesla is planning its market launch in India some time after 2019. This clearly wasn’t soon enough for a Tesla fan, who simply imported a Tesla Model X all by himself, which makes his the first Tesla to drive on Indian soil. The Tesla enthusiast may have to wait significantly before the first supercharger stations and service centres are opened, though.
indiatimes.com, indianexpress.com, electrek.co