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Hybrid and Electric Cars News published on December 5, 2017

  • Electric car sharing hits the road next week
    Singapore's first large-scale electric car-sharing scheme will finally get into gear next Tuesday, three years after the plan was first announced. BlueSG, which was affected by a couple of delays, will hit the road with 80 cars, supported by 30 BlueSG stations offering 120 charging points that are being …
  • Electric car-sharing fees to be comparable with cab fares
    BlueSG, the firm behind the scheme, said yesterday that there will be two plans for its electric cars. Users will be charged according to … The hiring fees for Singapore's first large-scale electric car-sharing scheme, which starts next Tuesday, will be comparable with taxi fares. BlueSG, part of a group that …
  • Tuesday Ticker: Ontario's 2020 goal for electric cars; Alberta economy ready to rebound
    But electric cars still make up less than one percent of the current fleet. According to DeRosiers, "The chances of meeting it aren't low, they're zero. In the auto sector, all roads lead to electric. It just happens to be that the road to serious acceptance of them is probably at least 2030 and more likely 2040, …
  • James Shaw, electric cars & the winners of the 2017 Sustainable Business Awards
    The NZI Sustainable Business Awards 2017 saw a record number of entries this year, with one of the nation's oldest state-owned companies taking out the top award. New Zealand Post received the NZI Greatest Contribution to a Sustainable New Zealand (Supreme Award), beating out Wishbone …
  • Volkswagen starts its electric car countdown
    Volkswagen already offers a proper plug-in electric car in the shape of the e-Golf, based on its best-selling hatchback car. However, with a range of just 126 miles (202.8 kilometres) between charges, the car, though impressive to drive, is simply a place holder while VW readies an entire fleet of EV cars …
  • Mahindra's electric cars to empower NGO working for physically challenged
    Bengaluru, Dec 4 : Automobile maker Mahindra Electric on Monday donated three battery-driven cars under its CSR initiative to an Non-Government Organisation (NGO) working for the physically challenged. "NGO Wheels of Change will use our customised electric vehicles (eVeritos) as cabs under its …
  • Electric cars are already less expensive to own and operate than gas-guzzling vehicles, according …
    Exciting news for electric car fans: a new study shows that EVs already cost less over four years than diesel or gasoline-fueled cars in Japan, the United Kingdom (UK), and the United States. … Hybrid cars tend to be slightly more expensive than gas-fueled cars, as they tend to draw lower subsidies.
  • Mahindra's electric cars to empower NGO working for physically challenged
    "The electric cars have been aligned to offer mobility for all, including the handicapped, under our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative," said Mahindra Electric Chief Executive Mahesh Babu. The company handed over a fast charging unit for use on the cars. Karnataka's Additional Transport …
  • Electric car still more expensive, but gap is closing
    Although electric cars are still more expensive, the gap is closing and their popularity is increasing. / AFP. Dutch driver association ANWB figured out …
  • Major Automakers Sign Pledge To 'Tackle Child Labor Issues' And Working Conditions For Electric
    Global demand for minerals like cobalt—an essential element in electric car batteries—continues to swell, and we might not even have enough to meet … All told, it's a notable sign that automakers recognize the challenging balancing act that's ahead in trying to ramp up production of electric cars while …
  • What's a self-driving Chevy Bolt EV electric car like to ride in? Jerky, says one report
    This past week, the Detroit-based automaker and Silicon Valley-based subsidiary allowed select members of the press a sneak peek of what's to come from its self-driving fleet of Bolt EV electric cars. According to one first-hand report, you definitely don't want to hail a Bolt robo-taxi after a hard night out …
  • The first comparison test of the practical electric cars – Model 3 LR vs. Bolt vs. Leaf
    "And Tesla's global Supercharger network is 7,320 (and counting) nails in the coffin of the argument that an EV can't replace your gas-gulping jalopy …
  • Do you have an electric car? Find out where the latest charging points could be built
    Electric cars could be on their way to North Warwickshire after plans have been submitted for several charging points to be installed at a service station in the area. Corley Services has put plans forward for up to five charging points at their base in a bid to bring them into the 21st century and help combat …
  • Can electric cars really conquer the Middle East?
    Driverless shuttle buses and passenger drones are on the frontline of that transportation revolution, but there remains an open question as to whether electric cars will see widespread uptake in the Gulf, a region that has traditionally embraced petrol-powered cars and, in particular, big, thirsty SUVs.
  • LA Auto Show: While Detroit hits the gas pedal, Europeans embrace electrification
    While it's unclear how quickly and in what numbers customers will embrace electric cars, BMW board member Klaus Frölich told reporters, “For us, … policies for possible reduction, and the Republican tax cuts, if passed, would remove the $7,500 federal incentive for the purchase of an electric car.
  • Bluesg electric car sharing charge $30/hour! 杀人放火 mens
    Haven launch already can see where it fail liao.. Too expensive. Need to park at place with charging point. Then you will scared to zhum the accelerator cos scared later bo dian. Posted from my million dollar ivory tower using HardwareZone Forums app. tecnica is online now …
  • S'pore's first electric car-sharing service to begin on Dec 12
    Drivers keen to try an electric car on roads here can do so from next Tues, when the first large-scale sharing service for such vehicles is officially rolled out. BlueSG, the company behind the initiative, will launch the service with 80 electric cars and 120 charging points at 30 locations across the island, …
  • Plug-in electric car sales for Nov: Volt vs Prime neck-and-neck, Bolt EV just misses 3K
    Chevy didn't quite pull it off in November, but it could well happen this month in a burst of end-of-year sales. In this case, "it" would be selling 3,000 Chevrolet Bolt EV electric cars in a single month: the delivery total reported last month was 2,987. That brings year-to-date Bolt EV sales to 20,070, although …
  • Electric driving 10% more expensive than petrol: ANWB
    Driving an electric car is 10 percent more expensive than driving a petrol car, according to calculations by the ANWB. The price per kilometer of a new petrol car is 50.6 cents, while that of a new electric car is 55.9 cents, RTL Nieuws reports. These rates were calculated on the basis of four years of use …


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