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The controversy in fast charging for electric vehicles (PlugIn 2010)

National Green Transportation

. At PlugIn 2010 the agenda included a benign sounding panel session entitled "The Near Future of Charging." Electric vehicle charging is rife with geeky details about battery management systems, charge rates, communication

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Drive Electric Submission Land Transport (Clean Car) Amendment Bill

Drive Electric

Transport and Infrastructure Committee. RE: Drive Electric Submission Land Transport (Clean Car) Amendment Bill. Drive Electric supports the Land Transport (Clean Vehicles) Amendment Bill (‘the Bill’) and encourages New Zealand to be ambitious.

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Why electric vehicle adoption isn't partying like it's 1999 (PlugIn 2010)

National Green Transportation

The question in the back of our minds must be, will we spend a bunch of money building EV charging infrastructure, manufacturing plants, building vehicles, and end up having to crush them. Again? This year there is a lot of exciting

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Plug-In Hybrids (or Plugin Hybrids)

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

How does this sound: 100+ MPG in a regular vehicle? But when you do, your car essentially becomes an electric vehicle with a gas-tank backup. Lifetime service costs are lower for a vehicle that is mainly electric. Plug-In Hybrids Are Cleaner (Even on a Coal Grid) [ to top ] This entire section is finally obsolete -- because we now have a definitive study by the Electric Power Research Institute and the Natural Resources Defense Council.

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Automakers agree on common plug to recharge electric vehicles

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Automakers agree on common plug to recharge electric vehicles by Darren Murph , posted Apr 19th 2009 at 4:24PM Just hours after General Motors put forth a proposal for a standardized plug for electric vehicles , in flies this. Were still using the same style electrical plug 70 years later. Reply Highly Ranked Maxwell Ash @ Apr 19th 2009 5:02PM Yes, but the function and technology of an electric plug doesnt change.

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Best speakers ever

Electric Auto Association

Electric Auto Association Silicon Valley (EAASV), established in 1967 as the original Electric Auto (now Vehicle) Association, has a long history of attracting members and presenting speakers who have gone on to become tech and transportation luminaries.

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National Drive Electric Week extends EV access

Electric Auto Association

EVHybridNoire members at the Atlanta National Drive Electric Week event. With gas prices going up and the cost of electric cars coming down, there are real economic benefits to driving electric,” said April Bolduc, EAA President. Nearly 30 EV owners displayed their vehicles.

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Washington to create first EV charging corridor on a scenic byway

Green Car Congress

The Department of Commerce and the Washington State Department of Transportation plan to make the Stevens Pass Greenway the first electric vehicle-friendly National. With Federal Recovery Act funding through the State Energy Program, the state will install two to three electric vehicle (EV) DC fast charging stations along US Highway 2. Plugin Center.

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NREL publishes online collection of case studies in EV deployment

Green Car Congress

The US Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has released an online collection of case studies in electric vehicle deployment. NREL developed the online resource for DOE’s Clean Cities initiative, which works to reduce petroleum consumption in transportation. The newly compiled information is housed on Clean Cities’ Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center (AFDC) at www.afdc.energy.gov/plugin_case_studies.

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Why Hotels and Other Short-Term Rental Properties Need EV Chargers

Blink Charging

As the world transitions from gas- and diesel-burning vehicles to electric vehicles (EVs), it’s going to be important for businesses to start offering their customers EV charging solutions. . This provides plenty of opportunity for guests to charge their vehicles.

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OSU smart membrane could enable new category of high-energy, high-power energy storage for EVs

Green Car Congress

A team at the Ohio State University has developed a membrane that regulates bi-directional ion transport across it as a function of its redox state and that could be used as a programmable smart membrane separator in future supercapacitors and redox flow batteries. In this context, we … compare the driving range of electric vehicles from a full recharge and note that the driving miles per recharge time (min) for commercially viable battery technology is ~0.1–0.4

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The Role of Power Utilities in Turning EVs into a Grid Asset – Part 1

Driivz

The power needs of electric vehicles (EVs) will exceed grid capacity, requiring costly upgrades to both the grid infrastructure and electricity generation capability. . Across countries, EVs are typically projected to reach 30% of overall vehicle sales by 2030. .

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Expert panel report finds achieving 1M plug-in vehicles in US by 2015 would require concentrated action to overcome barriers

Green Car Congress

A new study sponsored by Indiana University concludes that President Obama’s vision of one million plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) on US roads by 2015 will require concentrated efforts action from all stakeholders— the auto industry, federal government, the scientific community, and consumers—to be realized. 2011-25), recognizing that the transportation electrification process will evolve in stages based on the learning that occurs in the years and decades ahead.

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Chrysler unveils new electric minivan for the US Postal Service

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Subscribe Green News Events Manufacturers Region New Cars Used Cars Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Chrysler Chrysler unveils new electric minivan for the US Postal Service by Sam Abuelsamid on Apr 22nd 2009 at 10:05AM Chrysler U.S. However, because of the duty cycle used by the Postal Service, which generally amounts to only about 18-20 miles per day on a fixed route, these vehicles are being built without the range extender seen on the concept.

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Where Plug-In Hybrid Conversions (mostly Priuses) Are

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Some of these vehicles may be available for demonstrations using the available contact info. Vehicles converted by Professor Andy Frank and his team at the UC Davis Hybrid Center are listed at our History of PHEVs page , with further info at www.team-fate.net. Pacific Gas & Electric/Bay Area Air Quality Management District, "Sparky," by EnergyCS, July 2006 (San Francisco County, CA) Contact sxtg@. San Diego Gas & Electric , Prius by Green Gears (San Diego, CA) July, 2007.

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Dodge Circuit EV First Drive: electric car makes grand promises on Earth Day

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

Subscribe Green News Events Manufacturers Region New Cars Used Cars Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Chrysler , Dodge , AutoblogGreen Exclusive , SAE World Congress Dodge Circuit EV First Drive: electric car makes grand promises on Earth Day by Sebastian Blanco on Apr 22nd 2009 at 7:48PM Two months ago we went for a ride in the Dodge Circuit EV. It will be a long, long time before the thrill of driving an all-electric vehicle wears off. fully electric car.

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How Carmakers Are Responding to the Plug-In Hybrid Opportunity

Tony Karrer Delicious EVdriven

GM has announced plans for public sales in 2010, and almost every carmaker now says it will sell PHEVs or highway-speed battery electric vehicles (BEVs) sometime after 2010. Weve kept the summary table below generally up-to-date for passenger PHEVs, but not for BEVs, motorcycles or larger vehicles like buses and trucks. Shifted earlier focus to all-electric Focus in 2011 with Magna. Focusing on all-electric, Nissan-Renault partnership with Better Place for EVs.

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25% Plugin Vehicle Share In France!

CleanTechnica

Peugeot e-208 is the 2022 best seller in France!

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What’s Cleaner, An Electric Truck or Plugin Hybrid Truck? It Depends… (Part 2)

CleanTechnica

In Part 1, I discussed the methodology and assumptions that went into my comparison of the F-150 Lightning, the F-150 Hybrid, and a hypothetical plugin hybrid version of the truck.

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What’s Cleaner, An Electric Truck or Plugin Hybrid Truck? It Depends… (Part 3)

CleanTechnica

With that having been said, […] Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Energy Efficiency EV emissionsIf you haven’t already, be sure to read Part 1 to see where my data comes from, what my assumptions are, and how I calculated everything.

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What’s Cleaner, An Electric Truck or Plugin Hybrid Truck? It Depends… (Part 4)

CleanTechnica

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What’s Cleaner, An Electric Truck Or Plugin Hybrid Truck? It Depends…

CleanTechnica

A while back, I read a very interesting article on The Drive estimating the lifetime emissions of electric pickup trucks.

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31% Of New Vehicle Sales Plugin Sales In Germany In 2022!

CleanTechnica

Almost one out of every three new vehicles sold in Germany in 2022 had a plug.

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Corvette E-Ray’s Carbon Fiber Wheels Give Us A Peek At Future PHEV & BEV Corvettes

CleanTechnica

While a BEV would have been preferable, GM couldn’t even be bothered to make it a plugin hybrid with real EV range. Here at CleanTechnica, we’re definitely disappointed in the Corvette E-Ray.

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Chevrolet Phones It In With The E-Ray, A Non-Plugin Hybrid Corvette

CleanTechnica

Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Hybrid Electric Cars Chevrolet GMIn some ways, Chevrolet’s new Corvette E-Ray is pretty cool. “In

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51% Plugin Vehicle Share In The Netherlands! Tesla Model Y #1 Overall!

CleanTechnica

The top 10 vehicles in the Netherlands in December included six 100% electric vehicles. December was another strong month in the Dutch market for plugin vehicle sales, with 15,757 plugin registrations.

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UK’s EV Share Hits 40% In December – Tesla Model Y Overall Bestseller

CleanTechnica

The UK’s auto market saw plugin electric vehicles take 39.4% Full electrics alone took almost a third of the market. share of new sales in December, a new record, up from 33.2% year on year.

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229,020 BYD Atto 3s Sold In 10 Months Since Launch

CleanTechnica

The company sold 1,868,543 “new energy vehicles.” ” Battery electric vehicles and plugin hybrid vehicles are called new energy vehicles (NEVs) in China, and BYD is the leader in terms of volumes of NEV sales. 2022 was a big year for BYD.

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EVs Take 55% Of The German Auto Market In December!

CleanTechnica

The tide has turned in the electrification of the German auto market, with plugin electric vehicles taking the majority of sales for the first time in December. Plugins took 55.4%

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New Zealand Achieves 30% Plugin Vehicle Penetration

CleanTechnica

Back in August, CleanTechnica broke the news that New Zealand (a tiny nation in the Pacific) had reached a penetration rate of 12% vehicle sales being plugin vehicles. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV sales New Zealand

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France’s EVs Take Record Quarter Share Of Market

CleanTechnica

December saw France’s plugin electric vehicles grow to take 25.0% Full electrics grew at a decent rate, but plugin hybrids fell. share of the auto market, up fractionally from 24.4% a year ago.

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XPeng & NIO See Similar Sales Growth In 2022, Flip-Flopped Q4 Trends

CleanTechnica

They don’t mess with plugin hybrids. Cars Clean Transport CleanTechnica CleanTechnica Exclusive CleanTechnica Reports Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Market Research Research EV sales NIO NIO Sales XPENG XPeng sales

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8.5% of BMW USA Sales Electric in 4th Quarter

CleanTechnica

One of the highlights from BMW was that 4th quarter full-electric vehicle sales were greater than sales in the first 3 quarters combined. of BMW USA’s sales in 2022 were electric vehicle sales. That’s not counting plugin hybrids (apparently, BMW got […].

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BYD Hits Nearly 1 Million BEV Sales In 2022

CleanTechnica

As reported just yesterday, through November, BYD was the #1 automaker globally for plugin vehicle sales (by far) and was the #2 automaker for pure EV (BEV) sales, only trailing Tesla. BYD has released its December and full-year 2022 sales numbers, and they are massive.

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Norway’s EV Sales Explode Ahead Of Policy Changes

CleanTechnica

Norway’s auto market saw plugin EV volume explode to take 87.6% share in December, with huge numbers of BEVs registered, and overall auto volumes double those of seasonal norms.

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100% Electric Vehicles Now 13% Of New Vehicle Sales Globally!

CleanTechnica

And 18% of new vehicles sold across the world have a plug. Global plugin vehicle registrations were up 46% in November 2022 compared to November 2021, reaching 1,060,000 units, a new record, beating the 1,040,000 registrations of the previous month of September.

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Top EV Brands In The World

CleanTechnica

We’ve looked at the top EV models in the world and the OEMs that are selling the most plugin vehicles and full electric vehicles. Now let’s look at which brands are top EV sellers.

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Top 5 Automakers For Electric Vehicle Sales Globally

CleanTechnica

Let’s look at electric vehicle registrations by OEM. Top 5 Automakers For Plugin Vehicle Sales Globally To start, we’ll look at full electrics (BEVs) plus plugin […].

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17.3% Of New Cars In Europe Fully Electric, 27.7% Have A Plug

CleanTechnica

Looking at the plugin vehicle market in particular, things are also better. […]. The European automotive market is back in the black, with a 17% growth rate in November. It seems the worst of the automotive component crisis is over.

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Plugin EVs Take Record 75% Share Of Sweden’s Auto Market

CleanTechnica

Sweden’s auto market saw plugin electric vehicle share continue to grow strongly in December, reaching a record 74.6%, up from 60.7% Full electrics alone took a record 51.3%

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China Electric Car Sales — 25% Fully Electric, 35% Have A Plug!

CleanTechnica

Despite a drop in the overall Chinese auto market, plugin vehicles continue to rise. Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) jumped 88% year over year (YoY). They grew 50% year over year (YoY) in November.

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Queensland’s Progress Towards A 100% EV Fleet

CleanTechnica

Data from Energex and Ergon to September 2022, charted above and below, demonstrates progress being made in Queensland, Australia, towards electrification of the vehicle fleet.

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Hot New Hyundai IONIQ 6 Price & Specs Revealed For UK

CleanTechnica

The Hyundai IONIQ 6 is Hyundai’s hot new electric car, a very sporty looking car that also has GM EV1 vibes. of new auto sales in the UK being plugin vehicles, and 20.6% Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Hyundai Hyundai Ioniq 6 UK