Posts Tagged china

BYD plug-in electric car sales in China – April 2016

Nearly 20,000 Plug-In Electric Cars Sold In China In April

Yesterday we touched on the fact that over 30,000 electrified vehicles were sold in China last month (including buses, commercial vehicles, micro-vehicles) Nearly 20,000 of those were plug-in passenger EV sales, as noted by the EV Sales Blog who took the time to break down and estimate the number by individual models (right…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 8

China production and sales of New Energy Vehicles – April 2016

Electric Vehicle Sales In China Exceed 30,000 In April

CAAM reports significant growth of New Energy Vehicles (another term for all-electric and plug-in hybrids combined) in China for April. Some 31,772 electric vehicles were sold during the month (while production stood at 31,266), which is nearly three times more than a year ago. The majority of sales made in April were of…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 7

BYD Qin EV300

China Considers ZEV Mandate Similar To California

China is looking to tighten emissions standards, to more emulate what is currently found in Europe and the U.S. The latest Chinese decision is the introduction of the National VI emissions standard (equivalent to the Euro 6) in major cities for 2017, and to cover the whole country in 2018. A previous timeframe was…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 11

Plug-In electric car sales: 2011-2015 (soruce: avere-france.org)

Plug-In Electric Car Sales From 2011 Through 2015

A full five years+ have passed since volume electric cars hit showrooms in major markets. EVs from being nearly completely uknown for general consumers, become discernable in sales stats. Avere-france.org recently present 2011-2015 sales results for major markets a little differently.  Those countries?  China, Europe, U.S., Japan and additionally Canada…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 19

China production and sales of New Energy Vehicles – December 2015

China’s Electric Car Boom Met With Skepticism

Automotive News recently published an extensive article about China’s electric car boom, in which many aspects of the growth is questioned by skeptics. In 2015 production and sales of plug-ins (New Energy Vehicles) increased to over 330,000, out of a total of some 21.1 million vehicle sold. China is the largest, and…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 17

Tesla Supercharging Station In Maidstone

Tesla Launches Charging Partnership Program In China

Tesla announced the Tesla Charging Partner Program in China to expand charging infrastructure in preparation for the company’s goal of having 5 million EVs (including Teslas) on the roads by 2020. Ren Yuxiang, Tesla’s Vice President of Asia-Pacific, recently spoke of the program at the new China Quality Certification Center (CQC). It…

3 weeks ago by Steven Loveday 7