Toyota Unveils Sora Fuel Cell Bus Concept

Toyota Motor Corporation has announced the launch of the “Sora,” a Toyota fuel cell bus (FC bus) concept. Toyota plans to launch sales of a commercial model based on the concept vehicle in 2018 and expects to introduce over 100 Sora, mainly

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First H2 filling station opens in Bremen

Daimler, Shell and Linde inaugurated the city of Bremen’s first hydrogen filling station, Drivers of emission-free fuel-cell cars now have a refuelling option on the important route between Hamburg and North Rhine-Westphalia. The new site at Osterholzer Heerstraße 222 is located directly

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Volkswagen teases electric racer for Pikes Peak 2018

Volkswagen is developing an all-electric race car for the world’s most famous mountain race, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado, USA on 24 June 2018. The all-wheel-drive prototype’s goal is to set a new record for electric cars at the

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Zero Motorcycles launches 2018 lineup with 6x faster charging and 10% more range

Zero Motorcycles, California-based electric motorcycle maker, released its 2018 models this week. Zero once again raised the bar for all electric motorcycles by increasing battery capacity and range, and launching a new high-speed on-board charger option that increases charging speeds by 6X. Zero

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Report Shows Sales of Plug-In Electric Buses Increased 40 Percent from 2016 to 2017

A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for medium and heavy duty electric drive buses, providing an analysis of key market and technology issues, policies, and manufacturer profiles. In the electric drive bus market, costs of key components such

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LEVC Electric Taxis Arrive On London’s Roads For Final Testing

The first of the all-new electric black cabs are now on the streets of London as they enter the final phase of testing ahead of the January 2018 deadline for all newly licensed taxis to be zero emission capable. Having been put

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Volvo Buses Launches New Volvo 7900 Electric With Greater Range And Flexibility

Volvo Buses is now launching a new version of its all-electric bus, the Volvo 7900 Electric. With significantly extended range and more charging options, the new Volvo 7900 Electric offers bus operators even greater flexibility. Battery capacity, in particular, has been significantly

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Toyota unveils Fine-Comfort Ride fuel cell concept

Toyota has launched the “Fine-Comfort Ride,” a fuel cell vehicle (FCV) that envisions mobility in a low-carbon society with advanced utilization of hydrogen and renewable energy. The Fine-Comfort Ride proposes “a new form of the premium saloon” by employing a flexible layout

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NewMotion, Mitsubishi, Tennet And Enel Implement V2G Pilot

NewMotion – one of Europe’s biggest providers of smart charging solutions for electric driving – announces the implementation of a bi-directional loading pilot, also known as ‘Vehicle to Grid’ (V2G). With V2G-technology, peak demand on the electricity grid can be better balanced,

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Efficient Drivetrains, Shannxi Automotive Reveal Industry-First PHEV Construction Truck

Efficient Drivetrains, Inc. (EDI) announced the expansion of its solutions portfolio into the rapidly growing construction industry. In partnership with Shannxi Automotive, the world’s tenth largest medium and heavy duty truck manufacturer, the companies are introducing an industry-first, zero-emissions, plug-in hybrid electric cement

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