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Clean Transport

BYD Improves Productivity With New Dual-Charging System For Its Forklifts

Published on March 10th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

BYD is amping up charging speeds on its forklifts this week with the addition of a second AC charging port. The second port allows BYD's forklifts to charge with two adapters from a single wallbox at a maximum power of 400 amps at 240 volts, or 166 kW. That is faster than most DC fast chargers and ensures forklift operators will be able to maximize the use of their BYD forklifts... Read More


Cars

Volkswagen ID.4 electric SUV

UBS Is Bullish On Volkswagen EVs

Published on March 10th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley

UBS claims Volkswagen will be the first legacy manufacturer to earn a profit from selling electric cars, according to a Forbes report. ... Read More


Agriculture

Food From “Thin Air”

Published on March 9th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

There is a forgotten recipe that makes food from "thin air." A microbial recipe was created to feed astronauts on long space missions that could help those here on earth who don't have access to food... Read More


Cars

Sweden’s EV Market Share = 24%! (Petrol & Diesel Continue To Melt)

Published on March 9th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Sweden's plug-in passenger vehicle sales grabbed 24.3% market share in February, more than doubling year on year from 11.8% in February 2019. Internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicle sales declined dramatically, with petrol vehicle sales falling 24% and diesels falling a massive 36% compared to February ... Read More


Cars

France Nudges 8% EV Market Share In February — Best Of The Big Markets

Published on March 9th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

France, a market of over 2 million annual auto sales, saw plug-in passenger vehicle market share of 7.95% in February, following January's record 11% share. Pure electrics (BEVs) took 5.6% of the market, and plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) 2.3%. The year-to-date EV market share stands at 9.3%... Read More


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