Vulog, the global leader in shared technology, and Citymapper, the
leading transportation application, will collaborate to increase shared
mobility options available through the popular MaaS aggregator.
The Swiss electricity producer and energy services provider Alpiq and
Mercedes-Benz Energy GmbH, a manufacturer of automotive energy storage
systems that is wholly owned by Daimler AG, have concluded a delivery
agreement addressing the stationary use of electric car batteries.
As the groundswell of demand for electric mobility builds Audi is moving
to make its growing EV and PHEV ranges ever more accessible through new
models like the e-tron 50, which is now available for UK ordering
priced from £59,900 ($77,870) OTR.
Automobili Pininfarina has made a fast start into 2020, the 90th
anniversary year of Pininfarina SpA, commencing the testing and
development phase for the ground-breaking Battista – the world’s first
fully electric luxury hypercar.
The European battery research project SeNSE has been officially
launched. Over the next four years, five research institutes and six
industrial companies from seven European countries will work together to
find solutions for the next generation of lithium-ion batteries.
Monday Motorbikes, the California-based electric motorbike company
focussed on revolutionising urban transportation, announced a strategic
restructuring to streamline the company’s operations and global
manufacturing efforts to further support rapid global expansion.
Optare, one of the UK’s largest bus manufacturers whose Parent company
is Ashok Leyland and part of the UK based Hindjua Group, announced that
it is to partner with Tower Transit Group in the launch of 2 new
electric routes in London with the supply of 37 Metrodecker double deck
The Volvo Low Impact Green Heavy Transport Solutions (LIGHTS) Innovation
Showcase, held at Volvo Trucks’ TEC Equipment dealership’s Fontana
location, revealed the progress that has been achieved since the
announcement of the Volvo LIGHTS project in late 2018.
Hyundai Motor Group and Canoo announced that Hyundai has engaged Canoo
to jointly develop an electric vehicle (EV) platform based on Canoo’s
proprietary skateboard design for upcoming Hyundai and Kia models.
The European Commission announced that it has no objection to increased funding for electric vehicles in Germany. The Federal Government can thus increase the environmental bonus for electric vehicles as announced.
Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona (TMB) has commissioned an order
for 23 100% electric powered new articulated buses to continue the
replacement of diesel vehicles. These buses will be deployed on the line
H16. The contract is valued at €20.7 million ($22.56 million),
Innoviz Technologies, a leading provider of high-performance,
solid-state LiDAR sensors and perception software, announced cooperation
with Shaanxi Heavy Duty Automobile Co. in Xi’an, China to deploy
autonomous trucks for an upcoming project in one of the biggest ports in