Tag: Gilles Normand

Mar 24, 2019 - 01:29 pm

Speakers line up for the EVS32

Bringing together a group of mobility and infrastructure is always a challenge – finding the balance between knowledge and debate is another reserved for symposia. Here you can read all about the most important speakers at this year’s EVS32 and why they will be there.



Jul 20, 2017 - 07:46 am

Gilles Normand, Ferdinand Dudenhoeffer.

Gilles Normand“Today, some countries are removing incentives, and the problem if you move too quickly, it’s a shock in the market, like we’ve seen in Denmark. We can foresee in Europe that incentives for EVs will fade away progressively, and that’s OK.”

Gilles Normand, Renault’s head of EVs warns that stopping subsidies abruptly can effectively kill a market. Still, he believes enough in EVs to know that subsidies won’t simply be necessary anymore at some point.

Ferdinand-Dudenhoeffer“Diesel is over and it’s time to switch to new technologies.”

It almost feels as if Ferdinand Dudenhoeffer, analyst at the University of Duisburg-Essen’s CAR, is stating the obvious but given the state of the discussion still, some things cannot be said often enough.

Found on electrive.com
24.03.2019 13:05