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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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One in four Volkswagens to be electric by 2025

..large-scale shake-up for one of the world’s top three carmakers at a press conference in Germany on Thursday. Thirty pure electric vehicles are planned for the next decade… up to a quarter of VW’s global sales – or up to 3 … Continue reading

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End of energy and transportation as we know it’: Tony Seba

Within just 15 years conventional energy production and transport…obsolete by revolution in batteries, solar power and electric cars… “no excuse” for any utility in Australia not to know what’s coming, he says, outlining world with little centralised power generation, 100 … Continue reading

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Deutsche Post wants to make its own electric vehicles

This week, Deutsche Post announced that serial production of the first 2,000 vehicles would begin this year. The goal is to produce a total of 30,000. The company also says that it has already received queries by third parties and is … Continue reading

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