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Volvo Receives Largest Ever Order of Fully Electric Buses for Norway

Volvo electric Bus 7900 Receives Largest Ever Order of Fully Electric Buses for Norway electromobility sustainable urban mobility

Volvo Buses has secured its largest ever order of fully electric buses. Tide Buss has placed an order for 25 Volvo 7900 Electric buses for the city of Trondheim, Norway. ESKILSTUNA, Sweden, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Sustainable Urban Mobility Public transportation administration company AtB in Trondheim leads the way in the introduction of alternative propulsion technologies. In 2010 they were among the

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Renault and Ferrovial Offers Electric Car Sharing Service in Madrid

Renault and Ferrovial Offers Electric Car Sharing Service in Madrid sustainable urban mobility

Sustainable Urban Mobility  Ferrovial Services and Renault have signed an agreement to implement a car sharing service in Madrid. The project will start up with an initial fleet of 500 electric vehicles located within the M-30 beltway and in some adjoining areas. This new-sharing service combines Ferrovial Services’ capacities in the area of municipal services and environmental-friendly solutions with Renault’s

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DHL Expands City Hub concept in the Netherlands with Customized Electric Vehicles

DHL expands City Hub concept in the Netherlands with customized electric vehicles Streetscooter Nissan sustainable urban mobility logistics last mile delivery

DHL Express pilot project launched in The Hague, with modified StreetScooter and Nissan e-NV200 for last-mile delivery. Project builds on successful pilots with DHL Cubicycle cargo delivery bicycles in Utrecht, Netherlands and Frankfurt, Germany. The Hague, Netherlands / Bonn, Germany, 08/03/2017, 09:30 AM CEST DHL Express has extended its successful City Hub concept for environmentally-friendly inner-city deliveries to The Hague, Netherlands with

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Germany likely to Miss 1 Million Electric Cars Target by 2020

Germany likely to Miss 1 Million Electric Cars Target by 2020 Angela Merkel Price range axiety

Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday that Germany will likely miss the government’s target of bringing 1 million electric cars onto the roads by 2020, according to Reuters. “As it looks at the moment, we will not achieve this goal,” Merkel told fellow lawmakers of her center-right CDU/CSU bloc.   Sluggish Sales The sale of electric vehicles (EVs) has remained

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Poland gets Sustainable Urban Mobility Funding

Poland gets sustainable urban mobility investment from Cohesion Fund

The European Commission said on March 15 that over €121 million from the Cohesion Fund will be invested in two major projects in Poland, which will improve connectivity in the country and encourage the shift towards sustainable urban mobility, according to New Europe. The first one is a €30 million investment package to purchase 35 modern and energy-efficient trams for

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SOLUTIONS and UEMI are looking for Cities to Implement Sustainable Urban Mobility

The pursuit of sustainable mobility cannot be separated from reducing the emission of greenhouse gases.  And therein lies a critical area — electric-mobility. The shift has begun, with governments around the Asia region are driving electric-mobility initiatives to encourage the embrace of electric vehicles. In Beijing, the government aims to gradually begin replacing the 67,000 petrol-powered taxis on the capital’s

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Volvo Buses Receives Order for 90 Electric Buses From Belgium

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, Feb 09, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Volvo Buses has secured its largest ever order for complete solutions for electric bus traffic. The Belgian cities of Charleroi and Namur have together ordered 90 Volvo 7900 Electric Hybrid buses as well as 12 charging stations. The buyer is public transport company TEC Group. The charging stations will be delivered by ABB. The order from TEC

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Hydrogen Mobility Europe (H2ME) deploys its first 100 zero-emission vehicles across Europe

The most ambitious fuel cell vehicle deployment promises to expand access to clean-energy transportation February 08, 2017 BRUSSELS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hydrogen Mobility Europe (H2ME) – the ambitious multi-country, multi-partner project to demonstrate that hydrogen can support Europe’s future transport demands – today announced that the first 100 fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) deployed by H2ME are now on the road in Germany, France

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Tesla 613km Range Battery Packs may Soon be Available to Owners

Publication Kenteken.TV via Reddit parsed through the information within the RDW database to reveal that Tesla has been granted approval on a Model S and Model X with 100 kWh battery pack P100D which will benefit current owners to increase range via update of Tesla Software limited battery packs. It would appear that the rumored Tesla P100D with 100 kWh battery pack

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