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Drivers are challenging Victoria’s electric vehicle tax, arguing it may be unconstitutional
3 days ago

Drivers are challenging Victoria’s electric vehicle tax, arguing it may be unconstitutional

Two electric car drivers have launched a High Court challenge to Victoria’s tax on electric vehicles, arguing the state’s levy is unconstitutional.

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Australia was late on renewable energy and is now making same mistakes with electric vehicles, analysts say
5 days ago

Australia was late on renewable energy and is now making same mistakes with electric vehicles, analysts say

National energy audit challenges Morrison government claim Australia doing more to combat the climate crisis than other nations.

Major developed countries including the US, Japan, Britain and the European …
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China’s booming electric car industry is much bigger than just Nio and Xpeng
6 days ago

China’s booming electric car industry is much bigger than just Nio and Xpeng

The number of new Chinese businesses related to “new energy vehicles” surged by 81,000 this year through mid-August, bringing the total to more than 321,000, Qichacha said in a report.


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Electric avenue: The NSW plan for 1000 electric vehicle chargers
7 days ago

Electric avenue: The NSW plan for 1000 electric vehicle chargers

From Broken Hill to Byron Bay, close to 1000 electric vehicle chargers will be rolled out across NSW over the next six years as the state government attempts to quell …
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Don’t be fooled! Mild hybrids aren’t ‘real’ hybrids
7 days ago

Don’t be fooled! Mild hybrids aren’t ‘real’ hybrids

The term for the minor fuel-saving technology is just a (really) bad marketing joke | Opinion

There are few things that grind my gears more than mild hybrids. As far …
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Electric car costs could spark motorists to throw the switch: RACQ
1 week ago

Electric car costs could spark motorists to throw the switch: RACQ

The running costs for an electric vehicle have dropped more than $10,000 a year in the past five years, according to the RACQ.

The Queensland motoring group has included six …
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Uber urges tax cuts and road usage charges to spur EV uptake
2 weeks ago

Uber urges tax cuts and road usage charges to spur EV uptake

Tech giant Uber’s local boss says Australia needs to move away from fuel taxes and instead adopt a road user charging scheme to increase the uptake of electric vehicles in …
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Today is World EV Day 2021, time consider an electric car for your next vehicle
2 weeks ago

Today is World EV Day 2021, time consider an electric car for your next vehicle

Happy World EV Day! Thanks to the wonders of international timezones.. over the next 48 hours, Thursday 9th September will arrive across the world and serve as a day to …
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Sila Nano’s Battery Tech May Bring Cheaper Electric Cars—But First A Better Fitness Tracker
2 weeks ago

Sila Nano’s Battery Tech May Bring Cheaper Electric Cars—But First A Better Fitness Tracker

Sila Nanotechnology, a Silicon Valley-based battery materials company backed by Daimler, said the first commercial application of its silicon-based anodes is for a new fitness tracker and that its longer-term …
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AUTOS Here’s why GM’s electric vehicle push is a big risk
2 weeks ago

AUTOS Here’s why GM’s electric vehicle push is a big risk

General Motors’ aspiration to stop selling fuel-burning cars by 2035 could put a big dent in its overall market share if it doesn’t considerably boost sales, some auto industry analysts …
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