Walmart to Add More Electrify America EV Chargers

June 06, 2019 at 5:28 PM

Volkswagen AG’s Electrify America LLC subsidiary is adding an estimated 180 charging stations at Walmart Inc. stores in 12 more states.

India Pushes Electrification for Commercial Cars

June 06, 2019 at 4:43 PM

India could require ride-hailing services such as Ola and Uber to switch to electric power for 40% of their vehicles by April 2026.

Kyocera, BYD Partner on Renewable Energy Storage

June 05, 2019 at 6:12 PM

Japan-based tech giant Kyocera Corp. and the Japanese operations of China’s BYD Co. are co-developing an integrated process to generate and store renewable energy for use in electric vehicles and other applications.

Mahindra to Hike EV Capacity Nearly Fivefold

June 05, 2019 at 12:27 AM

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. says it will invest 10 billion rupees ($144 million) over three years to hike its annual capacity to make electric cars to 70,000 units from the current 15,000 vehicles.

Report: China Ponders Plan to Prune EV Industry

June 04, 2019 at 10:55 AM

China reportedly is studying a plan that would drastically trim the ranks of the nearly 500 companies developing or making electric cars in the country.

High-Performance Mercedes EQE Electric Due in 2022

June 03, 2019 at 3:45 PM

Daimler AG plans to begin selling its sixth all-electric model, the coupe-like high-performance Mercedes-Benz EQE sedan, in 2022, Autocar reports.

VW Sets EV ’Ring Record

June 03, 2019 at 12:40 PM

Volkswagen AG’s ID.R race car has become the fastest electric vehicle and second-fastest car of any type to circulate Germany’s legendary Nurburgring Nordschleife circuit.

Hyundai Doubles Up on Electric Bus

May 29, 2019 at 9:59 AM

Hyundai Motor Co. unveiled a double-decker electric bus at this week’s Transport Technology fair in Seoul.

GM, Bechtel Aim to Build EV Fast-Charge Network in U.S.

May 29, 2019 at 2:03 AM

General Motors Co. and construction giant Bechtel Corp. plan a partnership to build a network across the U.S. of fast-charge stations for electric vehicles.

Report: VW, Samsung Reassess Battery Deal

May 28, 2019 at 1:52 PM

Volkswagen AG may revise its €50 billion ($56 billion) battery sourcing strategy for electrified vehicles because Samsung Electronics Co. can’t meet demand forecasts, sources tell Bloomberg News.

China May Subsidize EV Charging Costs

May 28, 2019 at 9:58 AM

China’s central government is developing a plan to subsidize the cost of charging electric vehicles.

EV Sales Triple in India

May 27, 2019 at 7:53 PM

Sales of all-electric passenger cars in India tripled to about 3,600 units in the fiscal year ended March 31, as the government increases support for electrification.