Fraunhofer ISE develops EV solar roof with highly efficient solar cells

Fraunhofer ISE develops EV solar roof with highly efficient solar cells

Germany-based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (Fraunhofer ISE) has developed solar roofing for electric vehicles (EVs), in an apparent effort to increase their driving range.

CNH Industrial invests $250M in e-truck start-up Nikola

CNH Industrial invests $250M in e-truck start-up Nikola

In a recent statement, UK-headquartered capital goods company CNH Industrial has revealed that it is making a $250-million investment in US startup Nikola, which specializes in the production of el

Evergrande cooperates with Benteler and FEV to advance its EV plans

Evergrande cooperates with Benteler and FEV to advance its EV plans

According to Chinese media reports, the country’s renowned real estate group Evergrande is cooperating with two German companies to advance its ambitious electric vehicle (EV) plans.

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

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Dyson decides to shelve its EV project, says the project is not commercially viable

British vacuum cleaning specialist company Dyson has decided to shelve its ‘ground-breaking’ plans to manufacture electric vehicles (EVs).

U.S.-China tariffs to be discussed during high-stakes White House meeting

President Trump will be meeting senior trade advisers during a meeting at the White House.

Germany: Bosch plans to produce new silicon carbide chips at Reutlingen factory

According to German newspaper FAZ, electronics giant Bosch is planning to manufacture new silicon carbide (SiC) semiconductors at its factory in Reutlingen.

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