Category Archives: EV

Ridesharing Platform Lyft Announces 100% Vehicle Electrification by 2030

published: 2020-07-03 18:30 | editor | category: News
As renewable energy develops vigorously in the power sector, the focus of carbon reduction is now gradually shifting to the solution in eliminating fossil fuel for transportation, which prompts the increasing attention on electric vehicles. Ridesharing platform Lyft decided to take the lead in the carbon reduction regulation program of California by having announced in June 2020 that the company will adopt 100% electric vehicles by 2030. ...  more

IDTechEx Forecast the Battery Electric Bus Fleet to Increase to 817,000 Vehicles by 2030

published: 2020-06-29 13:00 | editor | category: News
The bus market is at a crossroads. The pressing need for cities around the world to improve air quality, alongside commitments by many governments to address climate change, are powering plans to deliver zero on-road emission city bus fleet solutions. Over the next decade, these efforts will see major cities increasingly refuse to purchase anything but zero-emission buses, as they deliver on promised zero-emission zones to protect the health of their citizens. ...  more

Germany Plans to Propel Electric Vehicle and Charging Infrastructures for Post-Pandemic Economy Stimulation

published: 2020-06-26 10:30 | editor | category: News
Various countries have begun drafting revitalization plans in accordance with the economic losses derived from the COVID-19 pandemic, where some goes for the direct approach in shelling out, and some wishes to kill two birds with one stone by implementing national policy with the substantial money that is being distributed. Germany is categorized as the latter, as the country prepares to conduct a green traffic transformation by profoundly propelling electric vehicle and charging infrastructure. ...  more

Tesla Taiwan Will Implement Idle Fee for Overstaying at Supercharger Station Starting in July

published: 2020-06-18 18:30 | editor | category: News
Tesla Taiwan announced on June 8 that it will finally implement a user-pay model and an idle fee for the Supercharger stations on the island starting in July. It is hoped that billing EV owners for using the fast-charging service and penalizing them for leaving their vehicles at the station for too long will alleviate the current problem of long queues. ...  more

Mitsubishi Electric to Launch N-series 1200V SiC-MOSFET

published: 2020-06-17 17:30 | editor | category: News
Low power consumption and miniaturization of power-supply systems, such as EV on-board chargers and photovoltaic power systems. Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today the launch of its N-series 1200V SiC-MO...  more