Aker Solutions wins FEED contract for e-Fuel plant in Norway

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Aker Solutions has signed a contract with Nordic Blue Crude (NBC) for front-end engineering and design (FEED) of a new e-Fuel facility at Herøya in Porsgrunn, Norway. It will involve about 50 employees from Aker Solutions, primarily at the company’s headquarters in Fornebu, Norway.

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Denmark, Norway, and US to lead Zero-Emission Shipping Mission

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The governments of Denmark, Norway, and the United States, along with the Global Maritime Forum and the Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping, will lead a new Zero-Emission Shipping Mission as part of Mission Innovation. The Mission aims to accelerate international public-private collaboration to scale and deploy new green maritime solutions, setting international shipping on an ambitious zero-emission course.

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10 Solaris trolleybuses for Bergen, Norway

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The Norwegian operator Keolis Norge AS has ordered 10 Solaris Trollino articulated trolleybuses for Bergen, Norway’s second-largest city. The Trollino 18 ordered will be the first trolleybuses of the manufacturer delivered to Norway, but not the first in Scandinavia.

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Yara planning 500 kton/year green ammonia project in Norway

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Leading fertilizer company Yara plans to electrify fully its ammonia plant in Porsgrunn, Norway with the potential to cut 800,000 tonnes of CO 2 per year, equivalent to the emissions from 300,000 passenger cars. I am excited to announce that a full-scale green ammonia project is possible in Norway, where we can fully electrify our Porsgrunn ammonia plant. To make its vision of zero-emission ammonia production in Norway a reality, Yara is seeking partners and government support.

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First Batch Of 100 BYD Tang Heads For Norway

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Chinese EV manufacturers are entering the European market, starting with Norway

ASKO deploys two Scania battery-electric distribution trucks in Norway

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Norwegian wholesaler ASKO is deploying two battery electric Scania distribution trucks in its operations in Oslo, Norway. This project received financial backing from Enova , which is a state enterprise owned by the Ministry of Climate and Environment in Norway.

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TECO 2030 aims to build hydrogen fuel cell gigafactory in Norway

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TECO 2030 ( earlier post ) is aiming to establish Norway’s first large-scale production of fuel cells, optimized to be the heart of hydrogen-powered ships and other heavy-duty installations.

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TECO 2030 to set up giga factory for production of hydrogen fuel cells in Narvik, Norway

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TECO 2030 ASA plans to establish Norway’s first large-scale production of hydrogen-based fuel cells in Narvik in Northern Norway. TECO 2030 ASA considered a number of different potential locations for the giga factory and had initially planned to build the factory in Eastern Norway.

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In Norway, Asko begins piloting use of hydrogen fuel-cell trucks

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Calculations made by SINTEF have shown that provided the authorities put proactive measures in place, Norway could have 10,000 heavy hydrogen-powered vehicles on the roads by 2030.

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GM Hypes Norway’s EV Leadership

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Actor Will Farrell describes Norway’s EV leadership in one of the more amusing Super Bowl commercials, and how General Motors is looking to change all that here at home. The post GM Hypes Norway’s EV Leadership appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

Solaris Urbino 15 electric bus being tested by operators in Norway

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The tests in Norway are to be completed by the end of March. The tests in Norway are to be completed by the end of March. The Solaris Urbino 15 LE electric bus, i.

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Audi and Norway unleash Game of Thrones star on GM, Will Ferrell

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Audi is Norway’s best-selling electric vehicle brand. GM doesn’t sell vehicles in Norway. You didn’t think Audi—and especially its Norwegian operation—would sit idly by as GM and Will Ferrell challenged it in EVs, would you?

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First 100 Pure-Electric BYD Tang SUVs to Norway: Plans to Deliver 1500 cars in 2021

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The post First 100 Pure-Electric BYD Tang SUVs to Norway: Plans to Deliver 1500 cars in 2021 appeared first on EV Obsession. 100% Electric Vehicles Electric Vehicles BYD Tang china Norway Pure-Electric BYD Tang SUVs

Nio picks Norway as first market outside China—battery swapping included

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Chinese automaker Nio announced Thursday that it will make Norway the first market for its electric cars outside of its home country. Plans include a small network of company-owned showrooms and battery-swapping stations.

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Florø Marina in Norway Will be Equipped with the Worlds-first Supercharger for Boats. (+150 kW).

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The first network of fast chargers in North of Europe The Marinas of Aker Brygge, Bergen, and Florø in Norway will be equipped with chargers for electric boats during the coming months. The post Florø Marina in Norway Will be Equipped with the Worlds-first Supercharger for Boats. (+150

BYD sets out EV expansion strategy for Europe; Tang SUV heading to Norway first

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Pricing will be announced later this year when it goes on sale in Norway. Norway is the most advanced market in Europe when it comes to the widespread adoption and usage of electric vehicles, as well as possessing a comprehensive charging network.

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NIO expands outside of China – starting with launching its electric vehicles in Norway

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NIO, one of the most successful new electric automakers to come out of China, is expanding for the first time out of its home country – starting with launching its electric vehicles in Norway.

California EV sales, CARB’s plan for 2035, Nio in Norway: Today’s Car News

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China’s Nio heads to Norway. The Tesla Model Y is California’s top-selling EV. And CARB lays out a plan that’s not quite an ICE ban. This and more, here at Green Car Reports.

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Because of EV adoption, Norway nearly leads the world in per-capita electricity use

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Norway's aggressive push for electric-car adoption is leading to record electricity consumption. On Thursday morning, between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m., five million Norwegians used as much electricity as 10 million residents of neighboring Sweden, according to Bloomberg.

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BYD: The First 100 Tang SUVs Were Sent To Norway

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"BYD describes its new business in Norway as the ‘start of the European dream’ with respect to its passenger car ambitions

World will follow Norway's lead on electric cars, minister says

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When it comes to electric-car adoption, Norway is unique. Europe Norway plug-in cars transportation policyElectric cars make up a larger share of new-car sales in the Scandinavian country than anywhere, thanks to a very particular combination of factors. On average, most Norwegians drive short distances, meaning the relatively short ranges of the first crop of modern electric cars were never as.

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NIO announces Norway delivery & service center for Europe expansion

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NIO plans to expand its automobile business to Europe, starting with a delivery and service center in Norway. The company revealed details about its plan at the NIO Norway press conference. In 2022, NIO will introduce Norway to the ET7, the company’s flagship sedan.

Norway proposes electric car tax that could affect Tesla significantly

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Norway is likely the friendliest place on Earth for electric cars. However, Norway's latest taxation proposal could have serious implications for Tesla in the near future. Europe Norway plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV The government's generous incentives and perks have led to an electric-car boom, and the country is now Silicon Valley automaker Tesla's third-largest market.

Renault delivered its 100,000th electric car on Friday, in Norway

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Europe Renault sales Norway plug-in cars Renault ZoeFrench automaker Renault hasn't sold nearly as many electric cars as its alliance partner Nissan. But Renault has steadily increased its electric-car sales volumes, particularly in Europe, with its main focus on the subcompact Zoe hatchback. That allowed the company to pass a notable milestone recently. DON'T MISS: Nissan and Renault together now.

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Norway cracks down: Is “self-charging” a misleading way to pitch hybrids?

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The phrase “self-charging” has been quite the lightning rod among electric-vehicle enthusiasts—especially in Norway.

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Ballard to supply Norled with 200 kW fuel cell modules to power ferry in Norway

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—has signed an Equipment Supply Agreement (ESA) with Norled A/S , one of Norway’s largest ferry and express boat operators, to provide two next-generation 200 kW fuel cell modules that will be used to power a hybrid ferry planned to begin operating in 2021. Ballard Power Systems Europe A/S—a subsidiary of Ballard Power Systems, Inc.—has

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iMiev #1 in Norway

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Norway's EV enthusiast site Electricaid reports that iMiev is #1 in Norway. norway imievIn its small car segment in January, the little electric outsold each of its gasoline competitors. 99 iMievs sold. Source: Electricaid ].

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Hyundai Ioniq 5 Arrives In Norway

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The first batch of cars arrived on board the largest ship that ever visited the Drammen port

Norway’s gas car sales are crashing to a crawl and rest of the world will follow faster than you’d think

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Norway’s internal combustion engine car sales (petrol and diesel) are crashing to now just a handful per month, and the rest of the world will follow faster than you might think.

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Half of Norway's new-car sales are now hybrids or electrics

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Norway has achieved yet another milestone in electric-car sales. Europe sales Plug-In Hybrids Norway New car sales plug-in carsThe Scandinavian country may be the friendliest for electric cars in the world, thanks to a combination of aggressive incentives, well-developed charging infrastructure, and a citizenry committed to lowering carbon emissions. Thanks to this unique array of circumstances, electric.

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Mercedes EQC electric SUV reservations open in Norway, for 2019 delivery

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The country of Norway has been among the most ardent in urging drivers to buy zero-emission vehicles, offering a friendly market in which automakers can launch new electric cars. In fact, Norway was the first nations to announce a ban on the sale of new vehicles powered by fossil fuels; it's due to take effect after 2025. Europe Future Cars Daimler Norway plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

Norway's Goal: All New Cars Will Be Emission-Free By 2025 To Cut Carbon

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Meanwhile, there's Norway. Carbon Footprint Norway climate change plug-in cars transportation policyWith yesterday's release of final EPA rules for reducing carbon emissions from power plants, the stage is set for a major battle over how--and even whether--any carbon emissions in the U.S. may be limited. As Ola Elvestuen, a member of Parliament there as well as Chair of the Standing Committee on Energy and the.

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Half of all new cars sold in Norway last year are electric or hybrid, as diesel ebbs fast

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Norway was one of the earliest nations to set a coherent and broad-based national plan to cut its carbon emissions, and then stick to it. emissions sales global warming Norway climate change New car salesFor road transport, it plans to phase out sales of cars with internal-combustion engines by 2025 using a variety of carrots (financial incentives and special privileges) and sticks (very high taxes on.

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Nissan LEAF second best-selling car in Norway in April

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The Nissan LEAF took the number two spot in the overall car sales chart for Norway in April, outpacing numerous combustion-engined cars. Since the start of sale 18 months ago more than 4,500 of the 100% electric models have been sold in Norway, making it the best selling car in the Nissan range for that market. Norway has encouraged the use of electric vehicles for many years with tax and usage benefits.

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GM’s Will Ferrell Super Bowl ad challenges Norway, where it used to sell EVs

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In a General Motors ad for Sunday’s Super Bowl LV, released Wednesday, Will Ferrell finds out that Norwegians buy way more electric cars per capita than Americans.

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Tesla Motors launches Supercharger network in Norway

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Tesla Motors introduced the first elements of its European Supercharger network—a set of fast charging stations across Norway. With locations in Lyngdal, Aurland, Dombås, Gol, Cinderella and Lillehammer, Norway’s most vital and commonly used roads and highways are covered by Tesla Superchargers.

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Norway tops EV market share – but why?

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One country has stood out, and continues to stand out in terms of the level of adoption though: Norway February might seem like an awfully long time ago given what has been going on in the past four weeks, but during the month EVs once again grew in popularity across the continent.

Test of 20 EVs in cold Norway: No big surprises, but some lost more range than others

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A recent group test of 20 electric cars in Norway (via InsideEVs) reiterates some of that knowledge, and showed that some

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What can we learn from electric-car owners in Norway (more than 100K of them)?

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Thanks to a combination of government incentives and public enthusiasm, electric cars make up a higher portion of new-car sales in Norway than in any other country. That makes Norway possibly the best place in the world to. Europe Norway Study plug-in carsAs of May, there were more than 105,000 plug-in electric cars registered in the Scandinavian country of 5 million people.

Massive Range Test Staged In Norway: 21 EVs Driven Until Dead

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Almost all vehicles exceeded the claimed WLTP range stated by the manufacturer in this summer EV range test

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Nissan LEAF best selling car in Norway in October

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The Nissan LEAF has for the first time claimed the number one spot in Norway’s passenger car sales chart. October 2013 Sales in Norway. Norway has been the center of the electric vehicle market in Europe for some time, with a package of incentives including zero VAT and zero road tax for electric vehicles. Tesla’s Model S spiked as the top seller in Norway in September.

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World's largest electric-car charging site in parking facility: in Norway, of course (video)

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parking Norway plug-in cars charging infrastructure Charging stationsParking garages often aren't very well-lit, and a video tour of one may not sound like a particularly enjoyable way to spend time. But if you're an electric-car driver or advocate in North America, an 11-minute tour by electric-car advocate (and Tesla fanatic) Bjørn Nyland may be time well spent. That's because his tour of the Vulkan.

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Ford Starts Mustang Mach-E Deliveries In Norway

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Thousands of Mach-E will be delivered to customers soon