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Petro-Canada installing 50 fast-charging EV stations across the country — but is there demand?

Petro-Canada is building a network of electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations from Nova Scotia to British Columbia. The gas station company said more than 50 EV stations will be located at Petro-Canada stations along the Trans-Canada Highway. The DC fast chargers will offer the highest levels of charging, also called fast, level 3 or 3+, […]

City eases fleet into electric tech with planned vehicle purchases, charging stations

Request for proposals asks charging station manufacturers for pitches as city studies feasibility The City of Winnipeg is taking one small step toward making its fleet of 2,200 vehicles more environmentally friendly. The city has published a request for proposals for the installation and maintenance of two Level 3 fast-charging stations. The deadline is Feb. […]

Seattle mayor wants law that requires new buildings to have electric vehicle charging capability

All new buildings in Seattle must install electric vehicle charging infrastructure. That’s what Mayor Jenny Durkan wants to see happen as part of her climate agenda. During her State of the City address on Tuesday, Durkan said she will submit legislation that requires all new buildings with off-street parking (such as a parking garage) to […]

UKPN targets UK’s ‘first smart charging market’ for electric vehicles

Distribution network operator UK Power Networks (UKPN) is to launch trials to assess the requirements of a smart charging market for electric vehicles. The project, called SmartCar, has seen independent research commissioned which intends to inform how network operators can avoid an increase in peak demand through rewarding electric car drivers who charge outside of […]

Mumbai Startup’s Low-Cost Idea Can Charge Your E-Vehicle in Less Than 15 Mins!

High cost of battery and anxiety over how long its charge will last are among the major apprehensions people have about buying electric vehicles. Thanks to this startup, the solution may be at hand! Afraid of buying an electric vehicle because you are anxious about how long its battery charge will last? Well, worry no […]

ETAuto EVC: Indian EV shift needs infrastructure push

At present electric vehicles represent a magnitude of growth never seen before and India is all set to position itself . New Delhi: As vehicle electrification has started gaining traction, it opens new mobility avenues for India to tap into. At present, electric vehicles represent a magnitude of growth never seen before and India is […]

Minnesota releases plan to reach 200,000 electric vehicles by 2030

Minnesota is developing a plan to increase electric vehicle (EV) use by 50 times current amounts, reaching 200,000 on the road in just over 20 years. “Accelerating Electric Vehicle Adoption: A Vision for Minnesota” was released by the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT), the Pollution Control Agency and the Great Plains Institute. Together, they hope […]

India to push for CNG, LNG cars till electric vehicles become affordable

India has plans to set up 10,000 CNG distribution stations by 2030 to slash the usage of diesel and petrol Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai are lobbying with the government to promote CNG cars New Delhi/Mumbai: India is preparing for a major thrust on the development and use of vehicles that run on compressed natural gas […]

China’s Passenger Electric Vehicle Sales Jumped To 91,000 In January, Suggesting 2 Million Total Sales In 2019 — CleanTechnica Report

The China EV sales count for January 2019 is in. China recorded 91,175 passenger electric vehicle sales in the month, and around 96,000 when adding on commercial vehicles sales. Meanwhile, with total vehicle sales dropping in China almost 16% year over year this January, gasmobiles continue their inevitable fall whilst EVs inexorably rise. China accounts […]

Coming soon: Tata Motors to sell electric cars with of 200-250 km range

Tata Motors is exploring partnerships with various start-ups and Tata group companies to deliver electric mobility as a service. Taking a step forward in the electric vehicle space, Tata Motors plans to deliver higher range of electric vehicles to the tune of 200-250 km in the next two years. Speaking to the media, Shailesh Chandra, […]