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SA govt to boost its low-emissions vehicle numbers to 2000 by 2020

SA govt to boost its low-emissions vehicle numbers to 2000 by 2020

South Australian government says a mix of electric, hydrogen and hybrid vehicles will make up 30% of its fleet by 2020.

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UK's National Grid sees major boost for solar, electric vehicles and batteries

UK’s National Grid sees major boost for solar, electric vehicles and batteries

The UK could adopt solar, electric vehicles and batteries much faster than expected just a year ago, according to the National Grid.

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Ergon readies network for EV superhighway, 60+ charge points

Ergon readies network for EV superhighway, 60+ charge points

Regional Queensland utility says it has mapped its network for suitable sites to install EV chargers along a “super-highway” running from Toowoomba to Cairns.

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Tritium to roll out even faster EV charger, backed by Queensland government

Tritium to roll out even faster EV charger, backed by Queensland government

Brisbane-based maker of EV fast chargers wins $2.5m Qld govt funding to supercharge Veefil technology and boost exports.

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Melbourne company to roll out "world's toughest" off-road EV

Melbourne company to roll out “world’s toughest” off-road EV

Melbourne manufacturer to begin producing its first electric vehicle, an Australian designed and made off-road EV for use by the mining sector.

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How I almost bought an EV, but bought en electric bike instead

How I almost bought an EV, but bought en electric bike instead

Germany announces big incentives for EVs, bringing down the cost of vehicles like the Renault Twizy. Who wouldn’t buy that? Me.

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Germany witnesses first stirrings for possible ban on non-EV car sales

Germany witnesses first stirrings for possible ban on non-EV car sales

Cars running on gasoline and diesel will be a rarity in many places within a generation. Carmakers who doubt this may soon find themselves relegated to museums and sightseeing tours.

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Hyundai–Kia group plans blitz attack into electric vehicles

Hyundai–Kia group plans blitz attack into electric vehicles

Hyundai and Kia plan to head up the race towards reduced emissions, driving reductions in advance of forecasted policy changes.

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Tritium EV fast chargers installed at University of Qld, powered by solar

Tritium EV fast chargers installed at University of Qld, powered by solar

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.

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Australian made electric vehicles to begin production in July

Australian made electric vehicles to begin production in July

Melbourne-based electric vehicle maker plans to begin rolling out 100% Australia-made EVs in July, after securing production facility in Victoria.

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Will Norway ban petrol and diesel cars by 2025?

Will Norway ban petrol and diesel cars by 2025?

German bloggers report that the Norwegians are looking into adopting a National Transport Plan with 100 percent electric cars, buses, and small trucks by 2025.