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Volvo says it will be ‘fully electric’ by 2030 and move car sales online

Volvo 2021

“In order to meet its target, the company will look to remove cars with internal combustion engines — including hybrids — from its global offering by the end of the decade. The Chinese-owned automotive giant launched its first all-electric car last year. In the mid-term, it wants half of global sales to be fully electric by 2025, with hybrids accounting …

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Chinese £3,200 budget electric car takes on Tesla

EV Vehicles at Google Campus

“To promote EVs, the Chinese government offers license plates for free and they are guaranteed. In many cities, it can take months, if not years, to get a license plate for a petrol engine through various auction systems.” See More . . . Source: https://www.bbc.com/news/business-56178802 By: By Justin Harper – Business reporter, BBC News

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This startup is gearing up to be the Tesla of electric buses

“Proterra has 110 orders for its buses, which can cost up to $800,000 for customers that buy the battery packs and have the maximum battery configuration. Customers can buy a bus and lease the batteries for about $550,000. The 60 first generation buses have already been delivered and are on the road in Los Angeles and San Joaquin counties in …

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Apple Gears Up to Challenge Tesla in Electric Cars

“Apple hopes to put its stamp on the electric vehicle market in the same way it did the smartphone with its iPhone, said a person familiar with its work. Even though Apple defied expectations of slowing growth with a 30% rise in revenue in the quarter ended December, the company is under constant scrutiny of where its next breakthrough product …

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