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ACT Greens commit to $50 million electric vehicle plan, $10,000 grants

ACT Greens promise $50 million fund to give people and businesses $10,000 towards buying an electric car or motorbike. — Read on reneweconomy.com.au/act-greens-commit-to-50-million-electric-vehicle-plan-10000-grants-80672/

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CEFC backs smart charging and vehicle-to-grid, but Taylor says no to EV targets

CEFC backs smart charging and vehicle-to-grid, but Taylor says no to EV targets | The Driven — Read on http://www.google.com.au/amp/s/thedriven.io/2020/06/16/taylor-backs-smart-charging-and-vehicle-to-grid-but-says-no-to-ev-targets/amp/

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Auto industry offers voluntary CO2 standards, but it won’t stop Australia being dumping ground for dirty cars | The Driven

Auto industry offers voluntary CO2 standards, but it won’t stop Australia being dumping ground for dirty cars | The Driven — Read on thedriven.io/2020/07/24/auto-industry-offers-voluntary-co2-standards-but-it-wont-stop-australia-being-dumping-ground-for-dirty-cars/amp/

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World-leading electric vehicle-to-grid trial in ACT

Canberra will stage one of the largest EV vehicle-to-grid trials in the world. — Read on http://www.energy.gov.au/news-media/news/world-leading-electric-vehicle-grid-trial-act is Federal Government using these vehicles? If not, why not? @AngusTaylorMP #auspol

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2021 Dacia Spring: Patent Reveals Quirky Design for the Cheapest EV in Europe – autoevolution

If James May were to present Top Gear instead of The Grand Tour, he would be very excited about the Romanian automaker responsible for the Sandero subcompact hatchback. “Great news! The Dacia Spring is almost here,” he would say, adding … Continue reading

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How to get a ‘free’ electric car

Fancy an electric car for free? There’s only one catch: you will need to move to Germany. Tax exemptions for electric cars in parts of Europe are now so generous it is possible to lease a brand-new Renault Zoe — … Continue reading

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Government takes unprecedented steps to build emergency fuel reserves

What a wasted opportunity, with no attempt to reduce dependency on oil, replacing with policy to encourage EVs. Government takes unprecedented steps to build emergency fuel reserves — Read on amp.smh.com.au/politics/federal/government-takes-unprecedented-steps-to-build-emergency-fuel-reserves-20200614-p552hm.html

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Tesla trades as $100 billion company as Musk unlocks first moonshot package

This latest surge makes Tesla now the first publicly listed US carmaker valued at more than $100 billion in history — Read on thedriven.io/2020/01/22/tesla-trades-as-100-billion-company-as-stocks-top-us550/

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VW EV’s soon but long wait in Oz

VW new model ID is mass market EV, similar in size to Golf, scheduled for first release in Germany 2018. Expectations are better performance and price than Tesla Model 3 and cheaper, equivalent price of Golf diesel. As with July 2017 … Continue reading

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Electric Bus Fleet-Sydney Airport Launch for 2017

EV News was recently invited to preview the largest fleet of electric buses in Australia. Built by airport bus operator Carbridge in partnership with Gemiland coachworks and BYD, the new fleet of six battery powered buses are owned by Sydney … Continue reading

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