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The Interesting Mix Of Chinese EV & Tesla Revolution In China — How Will It Play Out?

November 10th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

Electric vehicles are gaining traction in China. Daniel Ren (via South China Morning Post) writes, "While US maker Tesla often grabs the headlines ... BYD and peers like Beijing Auto and Roewe are quietly selling enough electric vehicles (EVs) to make China the world’s largest market for both electric and conventional vehicles. In fact, sales of EVs in China reached 770,000 units last year."


Forbes: Electric Cars = The Future, Gasmobile Killers

September 28th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

Are the days of the gas guzzler numbered? Tom Raftery (via Forbes) says there are "seven reasons why the internal combustion engine is a dead man walking." He explains, "Electric cars are the future. The transition has just begun, but the move from ICE vehicles to electric will happen sooner and more quickly than most people suspect." Here's why... 


New BYD Tang #1 in August in China — China Electric Car Sales Report

September 28th, 2018 | by Jose Pontes

The Chinese plug-in vehicle (PEV) market hit its second best score this year, with some 93,000 units registered in August. However, it was up only 62%. This is a slowdown from the three-digit growth rates of previous months, and is explained by the fact that "new energy vehicle" subsidies were slashed for vehicles with range lower than 150 km. That happened in June, resulting in many small city EVs losing a large number of sales


China’s Electric Car Sales Up 64% In July — #CleanTechnica Report

August 26th, 2018 | by Jose Pontes

The Chinese plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) market is in summer-chill mode, with some 75,000 units being registered in July, up only 64%. Yes, this is a slowdown from the three-digit growth rates of previous months. It is explained by the fact that "New Energy" subsidies were slashed to vehicles with full-charge driving range lower to 150 km in June, so most small city EVs stopped seeing sales, draining a significant percentage of over PEV sales


Over 3 Million Electric Cars On The Road — You Driving One Yet?

July 3rd, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

Plug-in electric cars are becoming more commonplace on streets all around the globe. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA) and its latest Global Electric Vehicles Outlook report, "The number of electric and plug-in hybrid cars on the world’s roads exceeded 3 million in 2017, a 54% increase compared with 2016."


BYD & The Oompa Loompas Shine (China Electric Car Sales Report)

May 26th, 2018 | by Jose Pontes

After the usual off-season (January and February), the Chinese plug-in vehicle (PEV) market is back at full charge, with 71,000 units registered in April, up 129% year over year (YoY). Overall, 2018 sales have more than doubled compared to the same period last year


BYD Steps Up (China Electric Car Sales Report)

April 22nd, 2018 | by Jose Pontes

After the usual off-season (January and February), March came and electric car sales surged to 59,000 units in China, up 85% year over year (YoY). Quarter 1 2018 sales doubled compared to the same period last year, to over 122,000 units


Top 10 Battery Companies For Chinese Electric Buses

April 14th, 2018 | by Tim Dixon

2017 was another big year for the deployment of electric buses in China, with 89,546 electric buses deployed, but who supplies the batteries that are creating the world's largest electric bus fleets in the world? For this, we need to find the 2017 Chinese installed capacity


Tesla Factory In Shanghai Facing Delays

February 14th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Negotiations between Tesla and the city of Shanghai about building a factory in that city's Free Trade Zone appear to have stalled over whether Tesla must work with a local partner.


US Electric Car Sales … Tesla Virtual Power Plant For 50,000 Homes … Tesla Model Y … (Top 20 CleanTechnica Stories of the Week)

February 5th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

Tesla, Tesla, and Tesla — yep, yet again, it was Tesla stories that caught the most eyeballs here on CleanTechnica in the past week. From US electric car sales pontification to an Australian virtual power plant to Tesla Model Y production rumors to Tesla home solar sales at Home Depot, the company was a hot item. Scroll down to find out what else made the top 20 list — and click through if you haven't read any of these!


SureFly Electric Helicopter … BMW i3 Nags Amongst Awesomeness … 20 Plug-In Hybrids (Top 20 CleanTechnica Stories of the Week)

January 8th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

Tesla has long been seen as a rebel of the auto world, but it's becoming a bit mainstream, no? I'm inspired to do a long piece on this ... but not yet. But it just struck me rather starkly as I shockingly saw that no Tesla story was among the top 3 stories of the past week on CleanTechnica ... or even the top 5! Or even the top 10!


2 Dozen Electric Vehicle Predictions For 2018

December 31st, 2017 | by Loren McDonald

With 2017 being such a huge breakthrough year in the transition to electric vehicles, it raises the question: “What major news, milestones, and developments related to electric vehicles will occur in 2018?”


BAIC Blowout In November — 16,000 Sales! (China Electric Car Sales Report)

December 24th, 2017 | by Jose Pontes

The rise and rise of the Chinese plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) market is unstoppable, with yet another record performance in November — 84,000 new passenger PEVs registered last month. That's almost double last year's total for November. That 84,000 also put the year to date (YTD) count over 490,000, up 60% year over year (YoY)



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