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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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Tesla extends supercharger network to Brisbane, starts on Adelaide link

Tesla extends supercharger network to Brisbane, starts on Adelaide link

Tesla’s Australian Supercharger Network adds two six-bay stations between Sydney and Brisbane, one between Melbourne and Adelaide.

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A Tesla as the family car? Nothing ludicrous about it

A Tesla as the family car? Nothing ludicrous about it

Can an all electric vehicle be used as the family run-about? We tested the theory using a Tesla Model S, pretended the price tag was more like a Model 3, and came to these conclusions…

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Electric car revolution may drive ‘investor death spiral’ for oil industry

Electric car revolution may drive ‘investor death spiral’ for oil industry

The multi-trillion-dollar ‘big crash’ could start as soon as 2023, Bloomberg warns, and ratings agency Fitch agrees it could happen sooner than anyone expected.

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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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Tesla says all new EVs to have "self drive" that is safer than humans

Tesla says all new EVs to have “self drive” that is safer than humans

Tesla announces new self-driving software and hardware suite that it says will deliver a safety level “substantially greater than that of a human driver.”

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Brisbane’s Team Arrow developing ‘street-legal’ solar car in demonstration project

Brisbane’s Team Arrow developing ‘street-legal’ solar car in demonstration project

Team arrow evaluating level of interest in its prototype ‘commercial’ solar car that it plans to road register by second half of 2017.

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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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GM’s Bolt to take on Tesla, Norway and Germany link wind with hydro storage

GM’s Bolt to take on Tesla, Norway and Germany link wind with hydro storage

GM is set to take on Tesla with its Chevy Bolt electric car. Meanwhile, big developments in offshore wind and battery storage.

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What do electric car drivers regret most about leaving petrol behind?

What do electric car drivers regret most about leaving petrol behind?

Amid all the talk about how much everyone loves driving their electric cars, is anyone saying what EV drivers miss most about petrol cars?

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Tesla CTO says EV batteries should last 10-15 years – minimum

Tesla CTO says EV batteries should last 10-15 years – minimum

Good news for Tesla drivers, with CTO JB Straubel saying the company expects “10 maybe 15 year life at a minimum” from its EV batteries.