Although statistically expected, the first auto-pilot fatality will bring into question the safety of the new technology.
Category: Smart Transport
City of Sydney raises ambition on renewables and emissions reduction, with release of new five-year plan targeting stronger local action.
NSW Opposition leader outlines plans to transform state’s Hunter region into cleantech hub, with focus on autonomous vehicle R&D.
BMW unveils a new systems that allows EV owners to use their old battery pack in their homes when they upgrade their car with a new battery pack.
AGL says it will offer customers “all you can eat”, emissions-free, electric vehicle charging for a single dollar a day. For AGL, says CEO Andrew Vesey, it’s all about boosting demand and engaging with new technologies.
New model Toyota Prius features optional solar roof, to charge the hybrid EV’s battery and power its appliances.
VW promises more than 30 new electric vehicle models, and major push into “e-mobility”, including ride sharing and autonomous vehicles.
Regional Queensland utility says it has mapped its network for suitable sites to install EV chargers along a “super-highway” running from Toowoomba to Cairns.