Electric Vehicles News

Get all the latest electric vehicles news from Wiser with our daily news digest. This is a developing technology, and is one that many people believe is crucial for the protection of the environment. This means there is a lot happening in the industry, but we make it easy to stay informed. Electricity is used to power high-speed trains, delivery trucks, buses, cars, and more. The technology has been around since the mid-1900s, but internal combustion engines quickly became more popular. Over recent years, the focus has started to shift toward electric propulsion. There are new companies in the industry doing interesting things, as well as the major car brands. The benefits of electric vehicles include lower running costs, lower maintenance costs, and the fact that they are better for the environment. The major challenges include short driving ranges, high purchase costs, and the availability of charging stations. Government policies regarding tax credits, rebates and charging stations, as well as technological developments, particularly in relation to batteries, have all moved the industry forward. Register today for our electric vehicles news email so you can stay on top of where the industry is going next.

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PotashCorp plans to sell a big stake in Chile’s SQM, a key supplier of the metal
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For petrol car with Rs 500,000-600,000 tag, EV variant won't be less than Rs 1.2 mn today, says Maruti Suzuki chairman
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Even as California embraces electric vehicles, pickup trucks still rule its roads
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Data shows the Ford F-Series pickup outsold all pure electric vehicles combined in 2017.
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The Tesla Model 3 interior is unlike anything we have ever seen before (TSLA)
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TSLA Tesla 335.49 1.42 (+0.40 %) Disclaimer Get real-time TSLA charts here » The Tesla Model 3 has the most minimalist interior we've ever seen in a production car. Not every decision was brilliant, but most were, and the ultimate impression is...
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Form, meet function. The Tesla Model 3 has the most minimalist interior we’ve ever seen in a production car. Not every decision was brilliant, but most were, and the ultimate impression is extremely satisfying. The Model 3’s interior design is a powerful...
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Mercedes-Benz will bring a production-ready EQ EV to Geneva - Roadshow
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At last year's Frankfurt Motor Show, Mercedes-Benz showed off a concept that signaled the birth of the new Mercedes-EQ electric sub-brand. If you thought it would be a while before concepts turned to production vehicles, think again. Mercedes-Benz will bring a series-production...
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New Tech For Commercial Lithium-Ion Batteries Finds They Can Be Charged 5 Times Fast
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Researchers at WMG at the University of Warwick have developed a new direct, precise test of Lithium-ion batteries' internal temperatures and their electrodes potentials and found that the batteries can be safely charged up to five times faster than the current recommended...
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Volkswagen looks to Apple for electric-car design guidance
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“Volkswagen is looking at Apple products for guidance on how to style its new generation of electric cars, its top designer said, as the automaker aims to turn profits on battery-powered vehicles when they launch in 2020,” Andreas Cremer reports for Reuters....
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