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Category: Smart Transport

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BMW takes EV sales total to 250,000 after bumper April

BMW takes EV sales total to 250,000 after bumper April

BMW says sales of electric BMW and Minis soared 52% in April; company secures autonomous driving road test licence in China.

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Leaf leads global sales surge, Australia EV uptake doubles

Leaf leads global sales surge, Australia EV uptake doubles

Nissan Leaf leads global sales in EVs, with Australia one of a number of countries, including China, to record a doubling of sales in the first quarter.

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EV range anxiety - is Big Oil ready for the "volt-age"

EV range anxiety – is Big Oil ready for the “volt-age”

Electric Vehicles will help lessen Australia’s dependence of fossil fuel imports, and provide cheaper and cleaner transport. But is the oil industry ready for this? Apparently not.

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Queensland produces "how-to" guide for electric vehicle charging

Queensland produces “how-to” guide for electric vehicle charging

Queensland state govt backs up electric vehicle super-highway with release of Australia-first guide to installing EV chargers.

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Budweiser switches to Hydrogen trucks – what about Carlton United?

Budweiser switches to Hydrogen trucks – what about Carlton United?

Anheuser-Busch , the largest brewer in the USA have placed an order for 800 Hydrogen-Fuel-Cell EV trucks. Will Foster’s follow?

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The stunning hypocrisy of US automakers

The stunning hypocrisy of US automakers

After the auto bailout, Ford, GM and Chrysler pledged to support stricter fuel standards. Now, they are working with President Trump to weaken those rules.

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Will Australia turn to EVs to address poor fuel security, or ignore them?

Will Australia turn to EVs to address poor fuel security, or ignore them?

Long-awaited review of precarious transport fuel security released by federal government – but are EVs being taken into account?

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Electric Winnebago: Motorhome maker launches all-electric RV

Electric Winnebago: Motorhome maker launches all-electric RV

Iconic US motorhome maker takes “first step” towards electrification with all-electric commercial RV platform.

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Musk plays the vision thing, vents at myopic analysts, media

Musk plays the vision thing, vents at myopic analysts, media

The market’s obsessions with financial details, rather than the big picture, is driving Musk to distraction. And that should be a cause for concern.

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Jaguar warns Australia it trailing badly on electric vehicles

Jaguar warns Australia it trailing badly on electric vehicles

Jaguar Land Rover calls on Turnbull government to provide “unified and clear road ahead” to drive EV uptake, or risk another energy crisis.

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Future transport will be cheap, personalised, and on demand

Future transport will be cheap, personalised, and on demand

Australia’s transport industry on cusp of “radical change,” says report – but could be a trillion-dollar train wreck if business, government don’t get on board.