Virginia plans Electrification of Public School Buses

Virginia plans Electrification of Public School Buses

In a recent announcement underscoring an environment-friendly move, the US state of Virginia has said that it is planning the electrification its public school bus fleets.

Charter Plane Start-up Quantum Air will purchase 26 small electric aircraft

Charter Plane Start-up Quantum Air will purchase 26 small electric aircraft

In a recent announcement, Los Angeles-based charter start-up Quantum Air has revealed that it has signed an agreement with Denver-based Bye Aerospace, for the purchase of 26 small electrically-powe

Hamburger Hochbahn floats tender for purchase of 530 electric buses

Hamburger Hochbahn floats tender for purchase of 530 electric buses

German public transport provider Hamburger Hochbahn is planning to purchase 530 units of electric buses between 2021 and 2025.

Seat Tarraco PHEV SUV will be showcased at IAA

Seat Tarraco PHEV SUV will be showcased at IAA

Spanish Volkswagen subsidiary Seat has announced that it will soon introduce a plug-in hybrid variant of the Tarraco SUV model.

New Compact SUV ES3 Coming from Chinese Electric Automaker Nio

New Compact SUV ES3 Coming from Chinese Electric Automaker Nio

Chinese electric car startup Nio is planning to introduce a new model before the end of 2019. The new model, marking the company’s third vehicle, will be another electric SUV called the ‘ES3.’

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CATL gets approval to start new construction of its battery cell factory in Germany

Chinese battery manufacturer CATL has been officially granted the requisite approval for starting the new construction of its battery cell factory in Erfurt, Germany.

Scotland: eBike Grant Fund enabled 19 organizations to purchase over 100 e-bikes for 2019-20

In a recent announcement, the Government of Scotland has revealed the first results of its eBike Grant Fund that enables the purchase of electric bikes across the country.

US: Bollinger presents latest versions of B1 electric utility truck and B2 e-pickup

US electric vehicle startup Bollinger Motors has presented new versions of the Jeep-like Bollinger B1 electric utility truck and the Bollinger B2 electric pickup truck.

Daimler’s Smart brand reveals ‘new-generation’ EQ models

German automaker Daimler’s Smart brand has released the first few images of the revised, ‘new-generation’ models of its EQ electric car lineup -- the EQ Fortwo, the EQ Fortwo Cabrio, and the EQ For

Europe: Transport and energy groups call for intelligent EV charging infrastructure

In recently issued joint statement, transport and energy associations in Europe have sought support from European institutions for a rapid deployment of intelligent charging infrastructure for elec

Faraday Institution will award £55M to UK-based consortium for battery research

The UK’s Faraday Institution has announced that it will grant an amount of up to £55 million for battery research, so that battery enhancements for transport and grid storage can be accelerated in

CATL and its Brunp Recycling subsidiary are setting up JV for cathode materials

In a move which will enable Chinese battery manufacturer CATL to expand its raw material supply, a joint venture for cathode materials is being set up by the company with its subsidiary Brunp Recyc