Research tip: Once France is ready to switch to all-electric by 2040, already electric vehicles will make up the majority of new car sales worldwide and account for 33 percent of all the light-duty vehicles on the road, according to the latest outlook by Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
Click tip: There is a lot going on at the Tesla Gigafactory with the Model 3 on the horizon and production underway. The growing workforce can be measured in cars on the lot that an aerial shot reveals.
Tesla history, Electrification of public transport.
Video tip: Much has happened since Tesla was founded in 2003, however, Bloomberg manages to distill that history to a 2-minute video covering all the milestones. We have an even shorter way of summarising Tesla though: veni, vidi, vici.
Reading tip: Green investors Michael Linse and Zach Barasz give you their reasoning on why the future of public transport is electric, especially for buses.
Bosch Escrypt, Oil to lose control of the auto industry.
Video tip: In a new episode of Fully Charged, Robert Llewellyn looks at Escrypt by Bosch, an embedded security system that aims to keep outsiders out in a world where electric cars and personal devices are ever more cloud-connected.
Reading tip: According to Bloomberg, the use of oil will decline, while the number of electrically driven vehicles will rise – unlike what many mainstream media outlets are saying. The news agency has listed a number of factors that show their line of thinking.
bloomberg.com via chargedevs.com