Tag: FleetCarma

Jun 28, 2016 - 08:08 am

Cher, FleetCarma, Siemens, Aspen, Route Monkey.

Chinese rental EVs: Chery is to work with rental company Shou Qi to introduce 10,000 new energy vehicles for the car hire service Gofun eventually. The agreement to cooperate and to produce such customised electric cars has been signed already.

Telematics for mixed fleets: The EVS29 is FleetCarma’s new telematic device. While the C2 supports all sorts of vehicles, including diesel and gasoline, it shall ultimately increase a fleet’s hybrid and electric vehicle share as it identifies which cars could be replaced with greener options.

Smart Siemens HQ: In Munich, Siemens has completed construction of its new company HQ that can accommodate up to 1,200 employees. The building meets the highest environmental standards and all energy comes from renewable sources. The garage offers space for 200 bicycles including a charging station for pedelecs and has another 21 parking lots with EV charge points.
smartcitiesworld.net, siemens.com

Summer has arrived in Aspen and with it free rides in electric carts. The service is sponsored by the town but “coincides” with increased parking fares and has started as planned. Rides can be booked via app and will be available until September when the skiing season is about to start.

EV navigation: As Route Monkey recently received funding to develop an online portal and app for EV drivers, it teams up with Sygic in order to do so. The partner is a GPS navigation specialist and together with Route Monkey is to make a platform that optimises itineraries for EV fleets.

Jun 20, 2016 - 08:38 am

Fully Charged, FleetCarma.

Video tip: Robert Llewellyn has a “brilliant” time testing an Eco Charger Quad in the newsest episode of Fully Charged. Llewellyn zooms the electric quad bike around a farm in Devon and chats with Eco-Charger founder Fred Chugg.
youtube.com, insideevs.com

Click tip: FleetCarma investigates how long it takes to recoup the cost of an electric vehicle. The study includes comparisons between popular cars and examines the many factors that determine how cost-effective a car will be.

Jan 28, 2014 - 09:46 am

Cold weather fuel-efficiency, Porsche 918 Spyder.

Click tip: Cold winters affect the range of all vehicles, not only electric ones, according to FleetCarma’s Showdown infographic on cold weather fuel-efficiency.

Video tip: For the 100th edition of ‘Ignition,’ Carlos Lago tested the Porsche 918 Spyder under the Spanish sun. What a way to celebrate!


Found on electrive.com
28.06.2016 08:18