Autolib, the car sharing system in Paris that recently just went out of contract with the city because of heavy losses, will be replaced by a similar program run...
The top selling all-electric model in France is Renault ZOE - 1,928 in June and 8,007 YTD, which most of the passenger BEV sales. In the far second place we see...
Around seven years after launch of the first and biggest all-electric car sharing system - the Autolib in Paris - is terminated because of massive losses.
French plug-in electric car market doesn't have the brisk that we sees in many other major markets like Germany, Norway or recently also U.S. The growth rate is...
The new plan includes: Double ZOE production capacity and the launch of a new ZOE at Flins, the only ZOE production site in the world; Triple electric motor...
PSA Group and Nidec completed the establishment of joint venture for automotive electric traction motors, announced in December.
Mercedes-Benz announced that its Hambach plant in France (currently used for the production of smart fortwo cars) will be expanded to add production of the new...
March was the best month ever for plug-in electric car sales in France - 6,157 new registrations is 27% above the previous record in December.
Renault is finally putting a stop to its mandatory battery rental scheme (separate from the car purchase) in France. The halt begins this April.
At first look, it seems that plug-in electric car sales in France grew, but there are huge disproportions between BEVs and PHEVs.
The closest competitor – Germany – built just under 8,000 new charging points, while the UK built around 2,800.
Presence of Nissan must mean that the chargers will be equipped with CHAdeMO plugs, capable of 150-350 kW of power.
Almost every second plug-in electric car sold in 2017 was produced by Chinese brands. Germany and U.S. were 2nd and 3rd behind China.
Plug-in electric car sales in France for the very first time exceeded 40,000 last year, though all-electric car sales grew slowly.
Groupe PSA and Nidec announced joint venture for automotive electric traction motor that will be set-up in France in early 2018.
Fully Charged presents a 100 m test track and an EV prototype for 20 kW wireless dynamic charging at speeds of up to 120 km/h (75 mph).
The French market is experiencing a boom in PHEV cars, with sales tripling in November, thus dragging up entire plug-in sales as all-electric moved up less briskly.
ABB has introduced, from the 2017 Busworld show, a new Heavy Vehicle Charger (HVC)/ Overnight Charging products and smart charging functionality for electric bus...
Nissan France released price list for the next generation LEAF, which initially was offered only in limited edition 2.ZERO from €36,990 (nearly $44,000)
For the very first time, France achieved 2% plug-in electric market share among new passenger vehicle sales last month. Sales exceeded 3,500.