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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Lithium batteries may be about to abandon the laws of thermodynamics
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Tesla Model 3 Ramp Up Aims to Crush BMW and Mercedes
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One year ago this week, Elon Musk took to a stage to unveil his most important vehicle yet: the $35,000 Model 3. The electric five-seater accelerates as fast as the best-selling luxury sport sedans in America -- the BMW 3 series and...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
Debunking Debunked Electric Car Myths
ForbesContributor, Michael Lynch
Yes, it’s a double negative, but sometimes you have to break the rules. (I’m an outlaw! Cue the guitar.) Supporters of renewables and electric vehicles often write pieces ‘debunking’ critics, but usually with vague assertions and evasions. Megan Herzog of the Conservation...
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Auto Industry, Electric Vehicles
With Tesla Model 3, Musk aims to crush rivals
TechCentralAgency Staff
For Musk to hit all of his targets, Tesla would need to build about 430 000 Model 3s by the end of next year. That’s more than all of the all-electric cars sold planet-wide last year. By Tom Randall. One year ago...
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Lithium batteries may be about to abandon the laws of thermodynamics
Forum:BlogWorld Economic Forum
Image: REUTERS/Ints Kalnins Researchers have struggled for decades to safely use powerful—but flammable—lithium metal in a battery. Now John Goodenough, the 94-year-old father of the lithium-ion battery, is claiming a novel solution as a blockbuster advance. If it proves out, the invention...
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Tesla Model 3 Ramp Up Aims to Crush BMW and Mercedes
New Energy Finance
One year ago this week, Elon Musk took to a stage to unveil his most important vehicle yet: the $35,000 Model 3. The electric five-seater accelerates as fast as the the best-selling luxury sport sedans in America—the BMW 3 Series and the...
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Auto Industry, Economic Policy
Tesla Motors: A Tweet from Elon Musk, a Gain
Latin American Herald Tribune
FREMONT, Calif. – As has been noted, so much depends on Tesla’s Model 3. Morgan Stanley was referring to the possibility that the Model 3 could be 10 times safer than any car on the road, but what investors really seem to...
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Dyson plays down hard Brexit concerns as company posts £2.5bn record sales
The GuardianGraham Ruddick
Sir James Dyson, the billionaire investor, has played down concerns that a “hard Brexit” could harm the UK economy by claiming that World Trade Organisation tariffs have not prevented his technology company from achieving record financial results. Dyson said that WTO tariffs...
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Govt to implement National Fuel Marking programme
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Government will implement a National Fuel Marking programme to ensure consumption of clean fuel and curb malpractices such as smuggling, Energy and Power Development permanent secretary Partson Mbiriri has said. In a speech read on his behalf by the Energy ministry’s principal...
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Gogoro’s Smart Scooter Chose the Right Place for Expansion in Berlin
Mobile MagazineK.C. Curay
Gogoro is a company that develops and sells electric scooter and battery swapping in Taiwan. It was founded by the former HTC chief innovation officer Horace Luke and Matt Taylor in 2011. Its first product was the Gogoro Scooter was launched in...
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Elon Musk’s latest tweets: Tesla Model 3 coming, Model Y later
Renew EconomyJames Ayre
Accompanying the tweet of the video of a Model 3 release candidate going down a street, Tesla CEO Elon Musk also revealed several things about the Model 3 and Model Y. To kick things off, he noted that a performance version of...
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