Tesla’s plans for a $5bn battery ‘gigafactory’ aim to drive down the cost of EV battery packs, and shake up the US energy storage industry. An EV start-up is about to help transform the world’s electricity markets, as well as the transport industry.
Category: Smart Transport
Report calls for development of alternative liquid fuels, including a renewable energy-based infrastructure for electric vehicles, to break Australia’s unhealthy dependence on imported fuel. But it notes that despite the threat to Australia’s “way of life”, nothing has been done.
Electric cars will change the way we travel, yet they seem to polarise: people either love them or hate them. Why is this?
Solar developer Ingenero has completed Australia’s first dual-axis tracker solar array, and it will be couple with electric vehicle charging stations.
A local version of the Tesla, or any EV, could address issues in local manufacturing, jobs, emissions and fuel bills. And it might just save the Australian utilities business, which may be why they are pushing EVs so heavily.
Zero Motorcycles have signed a deal with an Australian distributor. This could be a game-changer for the household energy business.