A cactus-inspired twist on fuel cell technology co-developed by the CSIRO can improve their efficiency by a factor of four.
Tag: "electric vehicles"
Tesla CEO Elon Musk was paid just $US37,584 in 2014-15 – an amount that reflects the requirements of California’s minimum wage. Meanwhile, his 26.5% share in the company is currently worth $US9.5bn.
New housing development in Fremantle will offer rooftop solar, battery storage, electric vehicles and peer-to-peer trading to its residents. Welcome to the “citizen utility”.
Hyundai and Kia plan to head up the race towards reduced emissions, driving reductions in advance of forecasted policy changes.
Brisbane-based EV infrastructure company Tritium has installed four of its award-winning Veefil fast chargers at UQ campuses, for free use by staff, students, public.
The German Postal Service wants to make its own electric vehicles and sell them. Its own fleet is to contain 30,000 electric “street scooters.”
The trends currently underway in the auto industry are likely to have a substantial impact on oil demand in the medium term, and even a devastating impact in the longer term.
Tax office ruling says EV drivers can claim business deductions at same rate as petrol cars. Given lower rates of fuel and maintenance, that represents potential saving of $2,200 a year for EV owners.
New government report illustrates how little Coalition’s Direct Action will cut emissions, and importance of incentives for electric vehicles and energy efficiency.