Tallinna Linnatranspordi considers purchase of 700 e-buses
Tallinna Linnatranspordi (TLT), the municipal transport company of the Estonian capital Tallinn, plans to switch completely to electric mobility by 2035. This, of course, also entails the purchase of around 650 to 700 battery electric buses, which will successively replace the natural gas and trolleybuses.
MEGA-E: Allego to erect 322 HPC stations
Allego and Fortum Charge & Drive join forces to set up a pan-European high-power charging (HPC) network called MEGA-E and thus to erect 322 ultra-fast charging stations and 27 so-called e-charging hubs throughout Europe.
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Reading tip: Estonia is the Norway of the East if it comes to EV policy. It was the first country to set up a nationwide charging network and introduced EV subsidies early. What happened when they were cut, explores Maria Sahuquillo in depth.
Research tip: Frost & Sullivan finds that the global PHEV market may reach about 3.7m units by 2025 with 4.8m light vehicles in an optimistic scenario and 2.9m light vehicles in a conservative scenario.