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Energy Absolute To Construct 50 GWh Battery Factory In Asia

Bloomberg New Energy Finance has came across an interesting emerging battery manufacturer – Energy Absolute, which hints at manufacturing plans comparable to that of Tesla’s Gigafactory. The little-known company operates out of Thailand, and is currently engaged in renewable energy generation. “Energy Absolute Pcl, which has morphed in recent years…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 7

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Argentina Readies For Electric Vehicle Boom

Argentina has made the important first step in allowing easier access to the purchase of an electrified vehicle, lowering the import duties for electric and hybrid cars from 35%, down to 0-5%. With that said, it doesn’t cover all EVs. The tax break is only eligible for models which have…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 3

California To Trial Point-Of-Sale EV Rebate Program

A point-of-sale rebate program in California could further promote EV adoption and shift more focus toward lower income consumers. The California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) can get you up to $7,000 when you purchase a zero emission vehicle (up to 7k for fuel cells, $4,500…

3 days ago by Steven Loveday 30

Borgward BXi7 Electric SUV Gets Full Reveal

Will be made at a new assembly plant in Germany. Reborn German marque Borgward wants a slice of the EV pie with this — the BXi7. It’s an all-electric version of the BX7 SUV introduced back in 2015 as the firm’s first new car following a 50-year hiatus. The exterior…

7 days ago by Adrian Padeanu 12