rss

Category: Smart Transport

7
The EV bandwagon is accelerating, but is it unstoppable?

The EV bandwagon is accelerating, but is it unstoppable?

There are plenty of reasons to criticize the 2040 bans laid out by France and the U.K. But we can now envision a future dominated by electric vehicles, and it is time to join the bandwagon and work towards that goal.

0
Energy independent vehicles key to solving grid problems

Energy independent vehicles key to solving grid problems

The UK National Grid has announced that peak impact of electric cars in the UK will be equivalent to capacity of 6 nuclear plants.

3
Will solar powered cars ever be real?

Will solar powered cars ever be real?

The Sunswift team has designed and built Eve to be registered as a road legal sports car, representing a shift in solar powered transport from conceptual to commercial vehicle standards.

11
How much will a Tesla Model 3 cost in Australia?

How much will a Tesla Model 3 cost in Australia?

The best way to estimate the prices is to use Tesla’s own configuration prices for the USA/Aus Model S and then scale them for the lower numbers.

32
Koch front group is putting out misleading attack ads on electric vehicles

Koch front group is putting out misleading attack ads on electric vehicles

Petrochemical billionaires Charles and David Koch, who have underwritten attacks on climate science, have launched a series of videos attacking electric vehicles.

59
Tesla has its "iPhone moment", but Australia left in slow lane for EVs

Tesla has its “iPhone moment”, but Australia left in slow lane for EVs

Australia is in danger of missing the iPhone moment in electric vehicles. The country known as land of burning climate and energy policies has left a market hungry for EVs without any affordable products.

18
Tesla settles range anxiety on Model 3, but Australia will have to wait

Tesla settles range anxiety on Model 3, but Australia will have to wait

Tesla delivers first of its mass-market electric vehicles, the Model 3. The top range car will have a range of 500kms, while the standard version will have a range of 350kms. Australia will have to wait until 2019.

126
Just how quickly can Tesla kill the petrol car?

Just how quickly can Tesla kill the petrol car?

Elon Musk to hand over first 30 Tesla Model 3s and reveal what’s inside first mass market EV. Along with new government mandates, the event flags another stage in demise of the petrol car. Except perhaps in Australia, whose government is developing an Amish-style suspicion of new technology.

18
Electric vehicles for Australia: Not if, but how and when

Electric vehicles for Australia: Not if, but how and when

Beyond Zero Emissions (BZE) says that with a concerted effort, the Australian car fleet could consist solely of electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025.

23
Queensland launches "world's largest" EV fast-charging network

Queensland launches “world’s largest” EV fast-charging network

Queensland govt launches Electric Super Highway, names first 18 locations for “green-powered” EV fast charging stations.

5
UK to ban gas and diesel cars by 2040

UK to ban gas and diesel cars by 2040

Electric cars will soon be as cheap as gas ones, “signaling economic turmoil for oil-exporting countries.”