May 31st, 2020 | by Chanan Bos
This is the 10th broadcast of CleanTechnica's weekly news show. We decided to make this series because there is an information overload problem in the world. Just keeping up with the most relevant news is starting to be a full time job
May 24th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
The top selling brands in the electric vehicle market are no big surprise, but the details are fascinating to look at
May 24th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
Plugin vehicle sales continue to recover in China. They were still down 29% year over year (YoY) in April, but that was the smallest drop so far this year. Slightly more than 61,000 units were registered in April
May 22nd, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Lancaster, California has entered into a partnership with SGH2 Energy for a plasma furnace that will convert the city's recyclable trash into green hydrogen. Is the project real? We'll know in about a year.
May 21st, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
China’s EV boom is turning into a bust. Sales of “new energy vehicles” have been sliding for the past 10 months. In April, they showed a 43% drop from the same month in
May 16th, 2020 | by Chanan Bos
This is the 8th edition of CleanTechnica's fairly new weekly news broadcast. We decided to do this because there is an information overload problem in the world
May 14th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
The electric BYD Han sedan will go on sale in Europe later this year. Is it a compelling electric car?
May 7th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
The electric Audi Q4 SUV will come to America next year, while BYD plans to begin car sales in Europe by bringing its Tang 600 electric SUV to Norway soon.
April 25th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
With the Chinese market slowly returning to normal, now that China has endured the first wave of the COVID pandemic, sales have started to recover from February’s fall into the abyss. In March they dropped just 51%, to around 60,000 units, a significant improvement from the 65% fall of the previous month
April 12th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Sales of electric cars are starting to show an increase after a disastrous month in February. BYD and NIO posted gains but Tesla looks to be the big winner right now.
April 3rd, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
BYD is hoping to weather the coronavirus storm by selling its EV components and technology to other companies. It is also partnering with Toyota for the Chinese market.
March 29th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
BYD says its new lithium iron phosphate battery is much safer than conventional batteries and will not smoke or catch fire even in the worst possible conditions
March 29th, 2020 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen
Wearing a mask to protect yourself from germs and air pollution is quite normal in East Asia. In China it is now even mandatory in a number of provinces when leaving the house. The coronavirus scare has made the public and the government even more conscious of the threat of infection
March 25th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
With the Chinese electric vehicle (EV) market suffering from the general lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, sales took an expected beating, with only 15,000 passenger EVs registered in February, the worst result in over 3 years, representing a 65% drop year over year
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
March 3rd, 2020 | by Jose Pontes
After the December sales peak, January signaled the expected sales hangover in China, but with some 49,000 passenger plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs), the numbers were worse than expected, as sales fell 50% year over year (YoY)
February 27th, 2020 | by Kyle Field
BYD continues to make inroads in the US with news of the delivery of the first two of a total of 42 buses to Anaheim Resort Transportation (ART). The new buses represent one step forward into the future for the transit company tasked with moving 9 million annual passengers around the greater Disneyland area in central Anaheim, California
February 26th, 2020 | by Kyle Field
Southern California's Long Beach Transit is adding a few more electric buses to its fleet with news of a new deal for 14 fully electric buses from Shenzhen, China-based BYD. The new buses will be manufactured at BYD's Lancaster, California factory where it produces a range of electric buses and trucks
February 25th, 2020 | by Kyle Field
An arterial bus route in West London is going fully electric as transit operator RATP Dev subsidiary London United took delivery of 29 fully electric BYD double-decker buses built by BYD partner Alexander Dennis Limited. The new BYD ADL Enviro400EV double-decker buses maintain the iconic look of West London, just without the emissions
February 25th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland
The Tesla Shanghai Model 3 jumped straight to the #1 spot in China's battery electric vehicle production charts in January, according to figures released by MIIT. The 2,625 units put the Model 3 some 12.5% ahead of any rivals
February 18th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland
Tesla is in talks with battery producer CATL to supply lithium-iron-phosphate (LFP) cells for the Shanghai-made Tesla Model 3, according to a report by Reuters
February 12th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
The coronavirus is knocking the Chinese electric car market for a loop, with some companies reporting a 50% decline in sales or more.
February 10th, 2020 | by Michael Barnard
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