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Ford builds 150,000th Mustang Mach-E; on sale in 37 countries

Green Car Congress

Ford has produced its 150,000 th Mustang Mach-E electric vehicle since starting production nearly two years ago, a significant milestone as the company scales EV production to a rate of 600,000 annually by late 2023 and more than 2 million annually by 2026.

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Aptera confirms Tesla charge port for its solar EV

Green Car Reports

Aptera this week confirmed that its solar-supplemented three-wheel production EV will offer a Tesla connector and corresponding charging equipment, both produced by the charging-hardware maker Lectron.

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Researchers develop shape-memorized current collector to brake battery thermal runaway

Green Car Congress

Researchers from Renmin University and Tsinghua University in China have developed a novel shape-memorized current collector (SMCC), which can successfully brake battery thermal runaway at the battery internal overheating status.

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Lightyear 0 made in Finland, claims to be the first solar car

Green Car Reports

The Lightyear 0 solar-assisted EV has started production at contract manufacturer Valmet Automotive's facility in Finland, Lightyear confirmed Wednesday in a press release.

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Airbus developing hydrogen fuel cell engine

Green Car Congress

Airbus is developing a hydrogen-powered fuel cell engine. The propulsion system is being considered as one of the potential solutions to equip its zero-emission aircraft that will enter service by 2035.

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Study: Toyota and Honda owners are defecting to Tesla

Green Car Reports

Tesla is siphoning customers away from Honda and Toyota, according to a new study released this week by S&P Global Mobility. Among EV makers, Tesla remains in another league when it comes to attracting and keeping new customers. The Tesla Model Y has a 60.5% brand loyalty rate in the U.S.,

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CharIN response to Tesla opening its North America Charging Standard

Green Car Congress

In November, Tesla opened its EV charging connector design—called the North American Charging Standard (NACS)—to charging network operators and vehicle manufacturers. Earlier post.) Now, the Charging Interface Initiative (CharIN e.V.) and its CharIN North America Chapter (operating as CharIN Inc.), issued a response.

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Using blockchain traceability to build a circular battery economy

Green Car Congress

Following on from their joint presentation at the Future Battery Forum 2022, Ellen Carey, Vice President of Global Policy and Public Affairs at Circulor , and Fredrika Klarén, Global Head of Sustainability at Polestar , discuss the successful collaboration between their two companies, and how blockchain traceability will play a key role in the production of Polestar’s climate-neutral car. It’s no secret that we are in the midst of a rampant climate crisis.

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Tesla confirms Cybertruck is going to get 1 MW ultra-fast charging tech

Electrek

With the unveiling of the Tesla Semi, the automaker confirmed that Tesla Cybertruck will also take advantage of the company’s 1 MW ultra-fast charging technology. more…. The post Tesla confirms Cybertruck is going to get 1 MW ultra-fast charging tech appeared first on Electrek.

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Airbus and Renault Group partner to advance research on electrification

Green Car Congress

Airbus and Renault Group signed a research and development agreement which aims at enhancing transversalities and synergies to accelerate both companies’ electrification roadmaps, improving their respective range of products.

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Tesla (TSLA) gives $3,750 discount for Model 3/Y in the US this month

Electrek

Tesla (TSLA) is giving a $3,750 discount, which it is calling a “price adjustment,” for every Model 3 and Model Y vehicle delivered in the US in December. The move appears to be to encourage people to take delivery right now rather than wait for the tax credit to take effect in 2023. more….

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Alstom demonstrates fully autonomous driving of a shunting locomotive in the Netherlands

Green Car Congress

Alstom has demonstrated the highest grade of automation on a shunting locomotive near Breda, the Netherlands, in partnership with Dutch infrastructure manager ProRail and Belgian rail freight operator Lineas.

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Tesla Semi: delivering a disruptive electric truck

Electrek

Tesla delivered its first Tesla Semi electric trucks to customers and revealed details of its production version of the vehicle – delivering on a 5-year-old promise. more…. The post Tesla Semi: delivering a disruptive electric truck appeared first on Electrek.

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Honda to begin US production of plug-in fuel cell electric vehicle based on CR-V in 2024

Green Car Congress

Honda will produce an all-new hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) based on the recently launched, all-new Honda CR-V starting in 2024 at its Performance Manufacturing Center (PMC) in Marysville, Ohio.

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NIO's 1st swap station in Netherlands goes live

CN EV Post

NIO has previously put battery swap stations into operation in Norway, Germany and Sweden. The post NIO's 1st swap station in Netherlands goes live appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. NIO Battery Swap NIO Europe

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Honda unveils next-generation technologies for Honda Sensing 360 and Honda Sensing Elite safety and driver assistive systems

Green Car Congress

Honda plans to expand the capabilities of its previously announced Honda Sensing 360 and Honda Sensing Elite advanced safety and driver assistive systems.

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NIO resumes showing ET5 wait time, ES7 and ET7 get shorter

CN EV Post

The latest wait time for the NIO ET5 is 13-15 weeks, down from the 21-23 weeks shown when this information was first available on September 16. The post NIO resumes showing ET5 wait time, ES7 and ET7 get shorter appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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FREYR Battery announces public offering of 13,500,000 ordinary shares

Green Car Congress

Norway-based FREYR Battery plans to make a public offering of 13,500,000 of its Ordinary Shares, without nominal value, in an underwritten registered public offering. FREYR expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 2,025,000 additional Ordinary Shares as part of this offering.

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Tesla offering Chinese consumers soft promise that if they order now, they'll get delivery this month

CN EV Post

While the latest change appears to mean little change in wait times for Tesla models in China, the move is worth watching. The post Tesla offering Chinese consumers soft promise that if they order now, they'll get delivery this month appeared first on CnEVPost.

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BYD to launch electric hatchbacks with new Sodium-ion batteries

The Driven EV News

BYD plans to launch its smallest EV hatchback with a new sodium-ion battery, helping it to dodge the soaring price of lithium. The post BYD to launch electric hatchbacks with new Sodium-ion batteries appeared first on The Driven. Batteries EV News

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This ultra-fast compact EV charger has an integrated battery – and it’s coming to the US

Electrek

ADS-TEC Energy today debuted ChargePost , a compact battery-based EV charging system that enables ultra-fast charging without the need to extend the existing grid. more….

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World's first GWh-class sodium-ion battery production line sees first product off line

CN EV Post

Hina Battery's production line, located in Fuyang, Anhui province, is the first phase of its 5 GWh project. The post World's first GWh-class sodium-ion battery production line sees first product off line appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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Standards war? Things heat up between Tesla and CharIN

Electrek

Are we going to get a standards war in the EV space? I doubt it, but things are heating up between Tesla and CharIN, the association leading the CCS standard. It’s awkward because Tesla is also part of the association. more…. The post Standards war?

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“It’s real:” Tesla finally delivers Semi electric truck that “drives like a Model 3”

The Driven EV News

Tesla marks commercial delivery of its very first Semi electric trucks, with 800kms range, five years after the huge EV was first unveiled by Elon Musk.

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Tesla chief designer talks Cybertruck and teases upcoming new EV

Electrek

Tesla chief designer Franz von Holzhausen gave a rare interview where he discussed the Cybertruck design and teased an upcoming new Tesla model. more…. The post Tesla chief designer talks Cybertruck and teases upcoming new EV appeared first on Electrek.

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BYD reportedly developing LiDARs

CN EV Post

BYD is increasing its investment in LiDAR research and development in order to secure core devices and ensure a safe and reliable supply chain, according to local media. The post BYD reportedly developing LiDARs appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. BYD LiDAR

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Rad Power Bikes releases teaser image of new e-bike. Can you tell what it is?

Electrek

Calling all e-bike aficionados and internet sleuths: Rad Power Bikes is teasing a brand-new model of an electric bike and has released a teaser image full of clues. more…. The post Rad Power Bikes releases teaser image of new e-bike. Can you tell what it is? appeared first on Electrek.

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Deutsche Bank China EV sales: NIO and Li Auto roar back on new product cycles

CN EV Post

Fab 5 China EV sales came in stronger than expected as new product cycles at Li Auto and NIO really start to kick in, leading to record monthly volumes despite a weak macro backdrop, said Edison Yu's team.

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Electric Vehicle Charging Availability by State

Electric Driver

Many prospective electric vehicle shoppers ask if there is adequate electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure to allow for unhindered travel. To answer this question, you would need to know the charging availability in your state (or the state you wish to drive to).

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NIO delivers record 14,178 vehicles in Nov, up 41% from Oct

CN EV Post

NIO will further accelerate production and deliveries in December, the company said. The post NIO delivers record 14,178 vehicles in Nov, up 41% from Oct appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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BMW designs EV suspension system that turns bumpy roads into usable power

Electrek

Bumps in the road can be annoying, and if you don’t see them in time, they can do some serious damage. But what if when you drove over a bump, your electric vehicle could harness that energy and convert it to usable electricity? BMW is building a new suspension system designed to do just that. more….

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XPeng November 2022 delivery update

EV Specifications

In November this year, XPeng delivered 5,811 smart EVs to customers as it mitigated challenges brought by COVID-related restrictions and disruptions.

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Polestar to launch its own electric bike as more car companies explore e-bikes

Electrek

Swedish electric automaker Polestar has toyed around with two-wheelers before, but the company looks set to embark on its most ambitious bike project yet with a new electric bicycle model. more….

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Ford has built 150,000th Mustang Mach-E units, will expand market reach

EV Specifications

Ford has built its 150,000th Mustang Mach-E and is now offering the vehicle in 37 countries worldwide with plans to add more markets next year. This is a significant milestone as the company scales EV production to a rate of 600,000 annually by late 2023 and more than 2 million annually by 2026.

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Ford vs. Ford

EV Club of CT

Dealerships Up In Arms Over Ford-E Demands Sparks are flying between Ford dealerships (at least those in CT) and Ford Motor Corporate over a looming deadline for dealers to declare whether they want to opt-in. Read more. Blog Electric Vehicles ford dealer controversy Ford Model e

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Cadillac LYRIQ AWD introduced in China

EV Specifications

Cadillac has introduced the LYRIQ All-Wheel Drive (AWD) variant in China. The all-electric luxury SUV is available with a sports design package and an additional drive unit that offers dynamic handling and a distinctive persona to match customers’ diverse preferences and lifestyles.

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QPM’s positive feasibility study confirms TECH project credentials

Innovation News Network

Queensland Pacific Metals Ltd has announced the result of its advanced feasibility study for Stage 1 of its TECH project. The post QPM’s positive feasibility study confirms TECH project credentials appeared first on Innovation News Network. Partner News Nickel PP Queensland Pacific Metals

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