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Kandi NEV

Kandi Delivers First 208 Electric Vehicles

208 deliveries all at once.  That’s the way to start off with a bang. Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. announced that the first 208 Kandi brand electric vehicles were delivered as the official launch of Shanghai Jinshan public pure EV sharing program (the Shanghai Jinshan “Car-Share” Program) and Long-term Group Leasing…

11 hours ago by Eric Loveday 3

Mahindra Reva e2o

India Aims For 7 Millions EVs On The Road By 2020

According to Daijiworld, India’s government is studying a proposal for creating a robust EV market. The government is considering subsidizing the buying of electric cars, which now are far too expensive for Indian pockets. Details are scarce for now.  However, the new initiative could bring to India up to 7…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 7

Hydrogen Fueling Station

California Approves $46.6 Million In Funding For Hydrogen Stations, But Only $2.8 Million For EV Charging Stations

Can’t say we’re at all surprised by this bit of funding information coming from the California Energy Commission California Energy Commission Advances Construction of Hydrogen Refueling and Electric Vehicle Charging Stations SACRAMENTO – The California Energy Commission gave final approval today for nearly $50 million in construction projects to advance…

5 days ago by Eric Loveday 115

electrovaya

Electrovaya Reports Revenue Growth Of 1400 %

Battery manufacturer Electrovaya, supplier of lithium-ion batteries for Dongfeng Motors, announced that revenues in the quarter ending June 30 amounted to $2.131 million. Thanks to a low base, this is 1,400% more than in 2013. Electrovaya seems to ramping-up production after $1.835 million revenues in Q1, however net losses for…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 8

Power Savings in a Vehicle has a Greater Impact on Battery Size and Weight Reduction

Here’s How To Slash The Cost Of A Tesla Model S By $6,000

Lux Research in its latest report entitled “Silicon vs. WBG: Demystifying Prospects of GaN and SiC in the Electrified Vehicle Market” highlights the advantages of silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) power electronics, which enables a huge cost savings. Both materials are wide bandgap (WBG) materials, which used in…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 11