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ACT aims for zero carbon transport sector, with launch of EV plan

ACT aims for zero carbon transport sector, with launch of EV plan

Having locked in 100 per cent renewable energy for its electricity needs, the ACT is now turning to zero emissions for transport.

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Adelaide looks to boost EV uptake with new charge point incentives

Adelaide looks to boost EV uptake with new charge point incentives

Adelaide unveils latest zero-carbon strategy, to install 40 electric vehicle charging stations by end 2017 and subsidise installation of private EV charge points.

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Car companies firm up electric dreams as Tesla sales top expectations

Car companies firm up electric dreams as Tesla sales top expectations

The electric mobility sector is buzzing with Tesla announcing better-than-expected sales numbers and rival suppliers showing off new models.

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What is seven times Zero? A highly-charged electric motorbike gathering

What is seven times Zero? A highly-charged electric motorbike gathering

The Kramer experiment – flying through the air on sweet winding roads on our Zeros, and our 100% electric motorbike trip.

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Tesla turns to radar to upgrade safety on EV autopilot

Tesla turns to radar to upgrade safety on EV autopilot

Tesla’s Elon Musk says suite of updates to Tesla’s Autopilot system, including an increased reliance on radar technology, a “threefold improvement in safety.”

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In time, all cars will be electric, driverless and running on renewables

In time, all cars will be electric, driverless and running on renewables

Whether EVs will be charged from rooftop panels – as Tesla etc would like it – or from a network of charging stations – as utilities would like it – it is only a matter of time.

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Storage, electric vehicles and the power market linkages

Storage, electric vehicles and the power market linkages

Batteries were the runaway winner last week as the UK published the results of its contest to provide power that can be dispatched quickly.

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If Tesla model 3 delivers, “gas vehicles are history,” auto executives admit

If Tesla model 3 delivers, “gas vehicles are history,” auto executives admit

Auto industry execs must already know that Tesla is set to deliver, and is set to be a cost-competitive with gas cars.

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Tesla explains why EVs selling electricity to grid not as good as it sounds

Tesla explains why EVs selling electricity to grid not as good as it sounds

Tesla says it doesn’t make economic sense for EVs to send electricity back to the grid, but concedes that “dynamic charging” of EVs at times convenient to the grid is coming.

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'Second-life' EV batteries could drive low-cost storage sector

‘Second-life’ EV batteries could drive low-cost storage sector

According to BNEF, used electric vehicle batteries will amount to 29 GWh by 2025.

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Tesla glamping? How to convert your Model S into a 5-star tent

Tesla glamping? How to convert your Model S into a 5-star tent

A subculture of Tesla Model S drivers is discovering the joys, and tribulations, of converting their $US145,000 Model S into a very fancy tent.