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Category: Smart Transport

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Tesla big battery will be on time, but households need to wait

Tesla big battery will be on time, but households need to wait

Tesla’s big battery will be delivered on time, or even ahead of schedule, but overwhelming demand and diversions to hurricane-affected areas mean households will have to wait for their battery storage.

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EasyJet eyes battery-powered short haul flights within decade

EasyJet eyes battery-powered short haul flights within decade

EasyJet believes it could operate electric flights under two hours in duration within the decade.

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Tesla charging stations to link Adelaide with world’s largest battery

Tesla charging stations to link Adelaide with world’s largest battery

Network of car charging stations is being developed in South Australia to allow Tesla drivers to visit world’s biggest lithium-ion battery being built by Elon Musk in state’s north.

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Why the Tesla truck will turn freight industry upside down

Why the Tesla truck will turn freight industry upside down

Elon Musk prepares to unveil Tesla’s next big thing – the all electric truck. Analysts expect it to be the biggest thing in the trucking industry for decades, and will slash transport costs.

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Australian EV market hots up as Renault promises ZOE and Kangoo

Australian EV market hots up as Renault promises ZOE and Kangoo

Renault to offer its fully electric ZOE “supermini” EV and Kangoo minivan for sale on Australian market in “couple of months.”

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Solar sedan and sports coupe in race across Australia – and to commercial market

Solar sedan and sports coupe in race across Australia – and to commercial market

A UNSW-built “solar sedan” is taking on a Brisbane-built solar sports coupe in a race across Australia – and to drive as registered vehicles on Australian roads.

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Testing mishap: Solar race car unveiling postponed

Testing mishap: Solar race car unveiling postponed

Sunswift Violet solar race car experienced a mishap while undergoing race testing at the Sydney Motorsport speedway in Eastern Creek late on Tuesday, postponing the unveiling.

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Modified Nissan LEAF become first all-electric vehicle to complete Mongol Rally

Modified Nissan LEAF become first all-electric vehicle to complete Mongol Rally

Scottish husband and wife team, aka Plug In Adventures, crossed Mongol Rally finish line on Saturday to become first entrants to complete the trans-continental challenge in an all-electric vehicle – a modified 2016 Nissan LEAF dubbed the AT-EV (All-Terrain Electric Vehicle).

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China gears up to ban new fossil fuel powered cars

China gears up to ban new fossil fuel powered cars

Electric cars set to get biggest boost ever, as China flags plans to stop making and selling traditional fuel cars “in the near future.”

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South Australia launches tender for hydrogen plant, buses

South Australia launches tender for hydrogen plant, buses

SA govt seeks proposals to build hydrogen production facility and refuelling station, and supply at least six hydrogen cell buses.

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CEFC backs leasing model to boost Australia's EV uptake

CEFC backs leasing model to boost Australia’s EV uptake

Clean Energy Finance Corp backs Macquarie Leasing program offering discounted finance for electric vehicles, plug-in hybrids and other low-carbon investments, including rooftop solar and battery storage.