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Hybrid and Electric Cars News published on January 24, 2018

  • Automakers to generate low returns on electric cars for years to come: Moody's
    MONTREAL — Moody's Investors Service says global automakers, aside from Tesla, will generate low returns on battery electric vehicles even though sales will surge by 2030. The rating's service estimates that electric vehicles will account for about seven to eight per cent of global auto sales by 2025, …
  • These 6 electric cars will pose the biggest threat to Tesla's Model 3
    As Tesla struggles to deliver on its first mass-market electric car, a number of other brands are updating models they have been able to produce reliably or revealing upcoming electric cars that will compete with the Model 3 in the near future. Here are six cars Tesla may have to worry about in the coming …
  • Democrats force Queensbury supervisor to back down on electric car choice
    QUEENSBURY — The Democrats are in the majority on the Town Board, but that doesn't mean that Democratic Supervisor John Strough will always get his way. The board insisted Monday night that Strough advertise for bids for any electric vehicle, rather than just the Chevrolet Bolt that he preferred.
  • How many electric cars can the grid take? Depends on your neighborhood
    Enlarge / Signage for an electric car charging booth is displayed at Federation Square car park in Melbourne, Australia, on Friday, April 28, 2017. … And as more and more electric cars get plugged in to residential garage systems, some experts have wondered whether the various grids that serve our …
  • Tesla stock gains momentum as Musk's performance award is announced
    Tesla ended the previous day on a positive note, with the electric car maker's stock closing up 0.44 percent and crossing a 3-month intraday high. Shares of Tesla continued their rally as the markets opened on Tuesday, surging 2.53 percent in early morning trading and hitting a high of $360.00.
  • Oil Demand Predicted to Peak by 2030
    But electric cars are expected to proliferate rapidly in coming years, reducing the demand for such fuels as well as lubricants. As electric car sales begin to take off over the next several years, Bank of America's analysts expect oil demand to level off quickly, then decrease as electric cars start to …
  • Mazda Partnering with China's Changan Auto on Electric SUV, Report Says
    As one of the smallest major automakers, Mazda must lean on larger companies for the resources to develop electric cars. Mazda already has a partnership with Toyota, and now it appears to be partnering with Chinese automaker Changan Auto on electric cars as well. Mazda and Changan are jointly …
  • More efficient gas engines as well as electric cars required to cut carbon emissions
    As nations, automakers, and utilities contemplate how to tackle climate change in real terms, a perfect storm of competition is brewing that will—ideally—produce positive change for the rest of us. Automakers and electric utilities have been incentivized to build electric vehicles and install vast numbers of …
  • CES 2018 – Roundup Of Electric Car Tech – Video
    CES 2018 – Roundup Of Electric Car Tech – Video. 01-22-2018 • https://insideevs.com, by Eric Loveday. Description: CES 2018 threw up some great electric car innovations; which do you want? In regards to electric cars, CES again proved more interesting than the 2018 NAIAS in which we saw …
  • Tesla met promises in first 10-year Master Plan; Musk to stay 10 more years
    At this point, a majority of the global auto industry agrees that Tesla and its electric cars have had a remarkable impact in less than 10 years. Founded 15 years ago by two Silicon … (For the record, however, he didn't actually found the electric-car company.) Tesla has lost money every year since its …
  • BMW will have 25 electric cars, plug-in hybrid models by 2025
    Internal BMW conventions indicate that its current electric cars—the 2017 BMW i3 with the larger 33-kilowatt-hour battery and the 2019 BMW i8 with a larger battery as well—are "Generation 4" of its electric-car program. The fifth generation, according to the slides accompanying the AutoExpress piece, …
  • Renault Zoe crowned 'Electric Car of the Year' at Company Car Today Awards
    On the decision to award the highly-coveted 'Electric Car of the Year' award to the Renault ZOE, Paul Barker, Creator and Editor, Company Car Today, said: “The Renault ZOE, especially with its enhanced range, has proven that full electric cars can be a practical, cost-efficient and good-looking …
  • UK govt backs research into solid-state batteries for electric cars
    The UK has bet on solid state batteries as the future for electric vehicles, pledging part of a £42m government grant to the technology in a bid to compete with countries in Asia. The government's newly-launched Faraday Institution said Oxford university will lead the research into solid-state batteries, …
  • What maker offers electric cars, plus solar panels and energy storage, beside Tesla?
    While Tesla may be the automaker most known for marketing home-solar equipment, it's actually not the only player on the block. Japanese automaker Nissan previously offered home-energy storage solutions in Europe, dubbed Nissan xStorage, that utilitzed cells recycled from Nissan Leaf batteries.
  • Despite Mild Demand, GM Believes It Will Meet China's Electric-Car Regulations For 2019
    That will soon change as GM ushers in its new electric-car platform, which will underpin 20 new battery-electric vehicles by 2023. Battery-electric cars will qualify for greater new-energy vehicle (NEV) credits in China than plug-in or traditional hybrids. “We have the products in the pipeline,” Tsien said.
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  • Opinion: Australia's 'electric car revolution' won't happen automatically
    Electric cars might finally be having their moment in Australia, after British billionaire Sanjeev Gupta approached the South Australian government about retooling … Last week federal energy minister Josh Frydenberg wrote that as costs fall, Australia will "inevitably" see an electric car revolution. He cited …
  • Electric vehicles already receiving enough subsidies: Scott Morrison
    The electric car industry has called for up to $7000 in state and federal support for EV buyers, to speed up the replacement of internal combustion vehicles. … “The Treasurer is a very sensible man,” he said, adding he was not a critic of electric cars, just more government subsidies for the vehicles, which …
  • Clean car subsidy push could cause electric blue
    Indeed there is even talk of reviving SA's mothballed General Motors Holden plant as an electric car factory. You can sense the calls for taxpayers' funds and subsidies already. Hundreds of millions of dollars in grants and subsidies failed to sustain the old car manufacturers — even with a “green car” …


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