Automobile

Hero Electric with Massive Mobility to set up 10,000 EV charging stations in a year

Credit: auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com This network will be open to all electric vehicles and will push for more standardisation among manufacturers, Hero Electric said. Electric two-wheeler maker Hero Electric on Friday said it has partnered with the Delhi-based EV charging solutions startup Massive Mobility to set up 10,000 EV charging stations across the country in the next […]

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Volvo to go leather-free in all electric models

Credit: autocar.co.uk Firm will look to reduce animal harm by implementing more sustainable and recycled materials into its cars All new fully electric Volvo models will be completely leather-free from 2025, with many interior options set to be replaced by more sustainable materials. The change comes as the manufacturer looks to reduce animal harm and its contribution to […]

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Ford will recycle its EV batteries with ex-Tesla exec’s startup

Credit: theverge.com JB Straubel’s Redwood Materials has a new, big customer and investor Ford has tapped startup Redwood Materials — run by former Tesla chief technology officer JB Straubel — to handle the recycling of its electric vehicle batteries. The two companies also plan to use this new partnership to help build out the battery […]

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How Do Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles Work Using Hydrogen?

Credit: afdc.energy.gov Like all-electric vehicles, fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) use electricity to power an electric motor. In contrast to other electric vehicles, FCEVs produce electricity using a fuel cell powered by hydrogen, rather than drawing electricity from only a battery. During the vehicle design process, the vehicle manufacturer defines the power of the vehicle […]

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UK firm Soventem details racing-inspired urban EVs for 2024

Credit: autocar.co.uk Firm plans to launch small electric cars using radical, carbon-neutral production techniques New British firm Soventem is hoping to shake up the EV industry with a unique take on car sharing, using carbon-neutral electric cars with unconventional designs and a focus on automation. The London-based start-up aims to launch its EVs in the […]

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Stealth Robocar Startup Sees Remote Drivers as Autonomy Shortcut

Credit: bloombergquint.com Deploying vast fleets of robocars has been much tougher than Tesla Inc., Alphabet Inc.’s Waymo and others thought. One European startup is now pitching an intermediate step to full autonomy: teledriving. Germany’s Vay, which has been quietly testing a fleet of remote-controlled electric vehicles all over Berlin, plans to roll out a mobility […]

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The Chevy Bolt recall is burning up what’s left of GM’s EV good will

Credit: theverge.com The largest automaker in the US has big goals for electric vehicles, but the last half-decade is now full of stumbles General Motors plans to launch 30 new electric vehicles around the world by 2025, and aspires to sell only zero-emissions vehicles by 2035. But over the last few years, the United States’ […]

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Ola S1 Scooters Are Being Sold At A Blistering Pace

Credit: rideapart.com The startup is flipping four scooters every single second. Ola Electric officially opened bookings for the newly launched S1 scooter. Considering all the hype that has been built up surrounding the new scooter, the Ola Electric was certainly expecting a very positive response. However, it would appear that folks are more than eager […]

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How to buy the right electric car for yourself

Credit: auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com Amidst rising fuel prices and growing concerns over global warming, electric vehicles have been promoted as an answer to many problems. If you are planning to buy one, here’s something that you need to know. Electric vehicles (EVs) have made quite a huge impact in the last couple of years and many have […]

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Fast Charger Network — If You Build It, They Will Come

Credit: cleantechnica.com The Australian states are falling over each other to bring fast chargers to the public. Western Australia has the longest electric highway in the country. Queensland is expanding the QESH (Queensland Electric Superhighway) west to the gem fields of Emerald, the dinosaurs of Winton, and the mining town of Mt Isa. Now New […]