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Nissan Leaf EV sales near 55,000 as new model takes off

Nissan Leaf EV sales near 55,000 as new model takes off

Nissan sells 54,451 Leaf EVs as customers “embrace” the new model – but not in Australia, just yet.

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French oil major bets on EV boom, with electricity retailer buyout

French oil major bets on EV boom, with electricity retailer buyout

Oil “supermajor” Total buys French electricity retailer as part of long-term hedge against threat to oil demand from rise of electric vehicles. And did we mention the CEO totally drives an EV?

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Electric water taxi trialled in Switzerland

Electric water taxi trialled in Switzerland

ABB trials “futuristic new design” of electric water taxi on Lake Geneva – a “milestone” in the development of zero emissions transport.

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Musk says Tesla Model 3 back on track, production set to grow "four-fold"

Musk says Tesla Model 3 back on track, production set to grow “four-fold”

Elon Musk tells interview Model 3 production has settled at 2,000 a week, should grow “three or four-fold” by Q2 2018.

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World's first "electric road" for mobile EV charging launched in Sweden

World’s first “electric road” for mobile EV charging launched in Sweden

Sweden trials road-embedded EV charging technology, a solution it believes could solve problems of EV cost and range anxiety.

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EVs could account for over half Australia new car sales by 2030

EVs could account for over half Australia new car sales by 2030

Industry-backed report finds doubling Australia’s projected EV uptake to 2030 would deliver a $2.9bn boost to GDP, 13,400 new jobs, and save drivers an average of $800 a year.

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BMW unveils all-electric Mini, with plans to build them in China

BMW unveils all-electric Mini, with plans to build them in China

BMW Group unveils all-electric version of iconic 3-door Mini, with production set for 2019 in UK, and plans underway to manufacture in China.

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Elon Musk tweet suggests further delay for Tesla  Model 3 in Australia

Elon Musk tweet suggests further delay for Tesla Model 3 in Australia

More heartache for Australian EV enthusiasts, after Tesla CEO Elon Musk hinted at further delays on arrival of “mass market” Model 3 electric vehicle.

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Nissan LEAF arrival  in Australia may be pushed out to 2019

Nissan LEAF arrival in Australia may be pushed out to 2019

Australian delivery of next generation LEAF electric vehicles pushed out from second half of 2018, to end March 2019.

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Big batteries, massive pay day: Tesla shareholders approve $2.6bn Musk bonus plan

Big batteries, massive pay day: Tesla shareholders approve $2.6bn Musk bonus plan

Tesla shareholder vote approves 10-year, $2.6bn compensation package for CEO Elon Musk – a record individual executive equity award, but Ts & Cs apply.

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Hyundai Ioniq trialled as electric fleet car, ahead of full Australian launch

Hyundai Ioniq trialled as electric fleet car, ahead of full Australian launch

A version of Hyundai’s Ioniq electric sedan has been rolled out across various Australian fleets, before the full suite of EVs arrives in Australia in late 2018.