Category Archives: EV

ChargePoint and NATSO Launch Collaborative to Significantly Expand EV Charging Along Nation’s Highways and in Rural Communities

published: 2020-02-12 18:30 | editor | category: News
ChargePoint, the world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, and NATSO, which represents America's travel plazas and truckstops, has announced a landmark partnership to create a National Highway Charging Collaborative to extend EV charging to every corner of the nation. Over the next decade, the Collaborative will leverage $1 billion in capital to deploy charging at more than 4,000 travel plazas and fuel stops that serve highway travelers and rural communities. ...  more

Mass Production of Solid-State xEV Batteries to Begin by 2024

published: 2019-12-30 0:30 | editor | category: News
According to industry sources, the first mass production of full solid-state xEV batteries could begin in 2024, which is four years ahead of Toyota’s production schedule. The first mass productions of the semi-solid-state xEV batteries are expected to begin in 2021. ...  more

Tesla Debuts New Pickup Truck in a Fanfare

published: 2019-11-28 9:30 | editor | category: News
Tesla’s new electric pickup truck, dubbed Cybertruck, was officially unveiled by the company on Nov. 21; the vehicle, which sports a fancy appearance reminiscent of the Batmobile and stealth jetfighter F-117, will come with a minimum price tag of only US$39,900. ...  more

ISTI: EV Sales Will Maintain High Annual Growth of 20% in 2019 Despite the Fall in Car Sales Worldwide

published: 2019-11-07 0:30 | editor | category: News
Automotive sales worldwide in 2019 are projected to fall by 4.7% from the previous year, according to a report from the Industry, Science, and Technology International Strategy Center (ISTI). Car sales in the US, Japan, and Germany are estimated to register small annual increases, but car sales in both China and India will drop by around 10% from the previous year. ...  more

Gogoro Rolls Out Gogoro S2 ABS

published: 2019-08-30 0:30 | editor | category: News
Gogoro, Taiwan’s leading electric-motorcycle manufacturer, has officially rolled out the new Gogoro S2 ABS model, which is equipped with an anti-lock brake system (ABS). ...  more