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Electric Vehicles

Australia’s EV policy miles behind Nordic nations, researcher says
1 week ago

Australia’s EV policy miles behind Nordic nations, researcher says

How Australia’s electrical vehicle industry can take a leaf out of the Nordic policy playbook. 

According to Audrey Quicke, a researcher for the Australia Institute’s climate and energy program, Australia is a …
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Victoria EV rebate opens to applications – and all-electric MG leads the charge
2 weeks ago

Victoria EV rebate opens to applications – and all-electric MG leads the charge

Victoria has officially opened applications to its zero emissions vehicle rebate, notching up nearly 30 formal applications in the first 24 hours, the “first few” of which were all from …
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Goodman Group backs switch to electric vehicles for staff
2 weeks ago

Goodman Group backs switch to electric vehicles for staff

Global industrial property developer Goodman Group has established a $10m fund to assist more than 900 staff buy electric vehicles over the next five years.

Goodman wants its …
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Hyzon Motors secures order for five 154-tonne hydrogen trucks
2 weeks ago

Hyzon Motors secures order for five 154-tonne hydrogen trucks

Ark Energy Corporation, the Australian subsidiary Korea Zinc, has ordered five 154-tonnes hydrogen trucks from Hyzon Motors.

The two companies on Friday (July 9) signed a Head of Agreement for …
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VB beer deliveries go green with Volvo electric truck
2 weeks ago

VB beer deliveries go green with Volvo electric truck

Iconic Australian beer brand Victoria Bitter is now delivering – quite literally – its clean and green message in the form of a zero-emissions Volvo FL electric truck.

Newly-decked out …
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Canberra electric car registrations double in one year
2 weeks ago

Canberra electric car registrations double in one year

It took a freak hailstorm that destroyed large amounts of Canberra to convince Tim Crofts to switch his petrol car for an electric vehicle.

“The old car we had was a …
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ELECTRIC VEHICLES ACCOUNT FOR 0.48% OF NEW CAR SALES IN JUNE 2021
3 weeks ago

ELECTRIC VEHICLES ACCOUNT FOR 0.48% OF NEW CAR SALES IN JUNE 2021

For all the talk, there’s not a lot of walking done when it comes to the posturing around the future of a greener vehicle market with electric vehicles accounting for …
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INDUSTRY SALES RESULTS New electric car sales jump 59 per cent in 2020
3 weeks ago

INDUSTRY SALES RESULTS New electric car sales jump 59 per cent in 2020

The popularity of battery-powered passenger cars is gaining, government data reveals.

Sales of new electric cars surged by 59 per cent in 2020, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of …
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Liberals launch extraordinary new anti-EV campaign as next election looms
3 weeks ago

Liberals launch extraordinary new anti-EV campaign as next election looms

The federal Liberal Party has launched a new and extraordinary anti-electric vehicle campaign, raising fears of a repeat of the ludicrous and misleading claims made by the federal Coalition in the lead …
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EV charging stations in Australia explained
3 weeks ago

EV charging stations in Australia explained

There are a lot of things to dislike about service stations: petrol pump nozzles you need to insert and withdraw a dozen times before they work, water to wash your …
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