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How Electric Cars Take Over The US Market, With A Big Push From Tesla

  I wrote this article before Maarten came out with an article on the same subject last week, but I came to the opposite conclusion. He sees progress faster than his expectations, I see progress slower than my expectations. I think that is because I live in the US and he lives in Europe. I’m as big […]

China’s biggest automaker SAIC to have nearly 100 new EV models by 2025

Apex Clean Energy Leads Market for 2019 Corporate Renewable Power Procurement

Apex Ranks First for Cumulative Wind Capacity Contracted to Commercial and Industrial Purchasers CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.: In a breakout year for commercial and industrial (C&I) renewable energy procurement, global energy research firm Wood Mackenzie has named Apex Clean Energy the top C&I wind power provider overall and the top corporate renewable provider in 2019. In 2019, […]

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $2M to Develop Hydrogen Technologies

Ford built an electric Mustang with a manual transmission

Ford built an electric Mustang with a manual transmission. And we’re mad. Ford wants the world to take notice of its plans for electric vehicles. And what better way than to build an all-electric Mustang fastback with a six-speed manual transmission? And that has us angry over here because it’s a gigantic tease of a prototype […]

China’s biggest automaker SAIC to have nearly 100 new EV models by 2025

Ford Sticks With Hybrids as Other Automakers Rush to All-Electric Vehicles

DETROIT: While other automakers — notably crosstown rival General Motors and German giant Volkswagen — shift their focus to vehicles powered by electricity alone, Ford continues to develop and invest in hybrids, which combine gasoline engines with electric batteries. Hybrids play a key role in Ford’s touted $11 billion investment plan to reduce its vehicles’ […]

China’s biggest automaker SAIC to have nearly 100 new EV models by 2025

Ford Invests $500 Million In Rivian; Partnership To Deliver All-New Ford Battery Electric Vehicle

Rivian already has developed two clean-sheet vehicles with adventurers at the core of every design and engineering decision. Rivian announced an equity investment of $500 million from Ford Motor Company. In addition to the investment, the companies have agreed to work together to develop an all-new, next-generation battery electric vehicle for Ford’s growing EV portfolio […]

China’s biggest automaker SAIC to have nearly 100 new EV models by 2025

Ford will build an electric vehicle using EV startup Rivian’s tech

Part of a newly announced $500 million investment from Ford The Ford Motor Company has announced a $500 million investment in EV startup Rivian, and it will build an electric vehicle using Rivian’s tech, the companies announced on Wednesday. The new vehicle won’t affect the two EVs Ford has been developing, an electric F-150 and […]

China’s biggest automaker SAIC to have nearly 100 new EV models by 2025

Rivian Announces $500 Million Investment from Ford; Partnership to Deliver All-New Ford Battery Electric Vehicle

Ford and Rivian form strategic partnership through $500 million minority investment Ford to build all-new battery electric vehicle using Rivian’s flexible skateboard platform The investment is subject to customary regulatory approval; Ford’s Joe Hinrichs to join Rivian’s board of directors DEARBORN, Mich.: Rivian today announced an equity investment of $500 million from Ford Motor Company. […]

China’s biggest automaker SAIC to have nearly 100 new EV models by 2025

Ford invests in ‘breakthrough’ solid-state battery startup already backed by BMW and Hyundai

Solid Power, a startup promising a breakthrough solid state battery, announced today that it is teaming up with Ford to develop batteries for their “next-generation electric vehicles.” As we reported last year, Solid Power is a Colorado-based startup that spun out of a battery research program at the University of Colorado Boulder. The company claims […]

Lithium-ion Battery Market to Reach $129.3 Bn, Globally, by 2027 at 18.0% CAGR

Tesla Model 3 = 60% Of US Electric Vehicle Market

Looking at pure electric vehicle sales in the United States, there’s one clear takeaway — the Tesla Model 3 dominates. The Tesla Model 3 has gotten tens of thousands more consumers per quarter to go electric than any previous electric model could. Other electric cars have their own appealing features — after all, they also […]

China’s biggest automaker SAIC to have nearly 100 new EV models by 2025

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