Electric Vehicles News

Get all the latest electric vehicles news from Wiser with our daily news digest. This is a developing technology, and is one that many people believe is crucial for the protection of the environment. This means there is a lot happening in the industry, but we make it easy to stay informed. Electricity is used to power high-speed trains, delivery trucks, buses, cars, and more. The technology has been around since the mid-1900s, but internal combustion engines quickly became more popular. Over recent years, the focus has started to shift toward electric propulsion. There are new companies in the industry doing interesting things, as well as the major car brands. The benefits of electric vehicles include lower running costs, lower maintenance costs, and the fact that they are better for the environment. The major challenges include short driving ranges, high purchase costs, and the availability of charging stations. Government policies regarding tax credits, rebates and charging stations, as well as technological developments, particularly in relation to batteries, have all moved the industry forward. Register today for our electric vehicles news email so you can stay on top of where the industry is going next.

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ForbesBrooke Crothers, Contributor
A new in-the-wild video provides probably the best closeup yet of the Model 3. And Tesla confirmed key features of the Model 3 on its Website.
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Electric Vehicles
Rise of electric vehicles casts shadow over British foundry
Financial Times
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Auto Industry, Cleantech
Cleantech Revolution — EV Leaders, Tesla Shuttles, Cleantech Entrepreneurship & Investing
CleanTechnicaAndrea Bertoli
’s next Cleantech Revolution Tour is approaching, and it is packed with EV and clean energy leaders from around Europe who are intent on easing the way into a brighter future. Starting in Berlin (Germany) on June 27 (special networking activities), continuing...
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Auto Industry, Cleantech
EVs Are Getting More Popular As The Grid Gets Greener
CleanTechnicaGuest Contributor
The amount of heat-trapping pollution that’s released every time Bill Williams drives his electric sedan a mile down a road here has fallen by about a quarter in the three years since he bought it. Williams’ car hasn’t changed, but the electricity...
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Auto Industry, Cleantech
Electric Car Road Trip — Zoomin’ In The USA (Part 3 of 3)
CleanTechnicaJose Pontes
As noted at the top of Part 1 and Part 2 of this series, the idea for this series of articles came one night while discussing with Zach (Director of ) my upcoming trip to the US Northeast to visit relatives. He...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
Mahindra & Mahindra eyes 5K/mnth e-vehicle output on shared mobility growth
The Economic Times of India
NAGPUR: Banking on the shared mobility space after launch of India's maiden electric vehicle project in Nagpur, automobile giant Mahindra & Mahindra is eyeing a capacity of 5,000 e-vehicles a month by 2019 which will be expanded further. On May 26, Nagpur...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
Running on empty: on the road with Shell Eco-marathon | Martin Love
The GuardianMartin Love
Price: build your own Top speed: 50mph Weight: 70kg Engine: Honda GX160 MPG: 3,000 plus “I hope you don’t suffer from claustrophobia,” smiles Fred. He’s an engineer working with Shell and is over from France as part of the preparations for its...
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Economic Policy, Electric Vehicles
7 Rad Projects Elon Musk Has Worked On (Photos)
The WrapSean Burch
Elon Musk has been at the forefront of Silicon Valley innovation for the past two decades. The South African born entrepreneur has been linked to a number of high-profile, intriguing ventures, so let’s take a look. Musk made his initial fortune thanks...
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Auto Industry, Cleantech
The Features Electric Car Drivers Demand & Desire (CleanTechnica Report)
CleanTechnicaZachary Shahan
One of the more interesting things for me in our annual EV surveys is how much people want various special features — auto lane change, all-wheel drive, superfast charging, fast charging, etc. The extra fun in our new 93-page electric car driver...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
Tesla Wants You to Know Its Model 3 Isn’t as Good as the Model S
Fortune MagazineDavid Z. Morris
Tesla this week unveiled a new “Compare” page that lines up features of the forthcoming Model 3 sedan, including precise trunk size and battery range, with its flagship Model S. The Model 3 comes up short in most departments – and that,...
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