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According to a new market intelligence report published by California-based market intelligence company BIS Research, the eVTOL aircraft market is estimated to be approximately $524-million (€471.7-million) by 2025 and is projected to reach... Read more

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Following the successful acquisition of insolvent Serbian bus manufacturer Ikarbus by Chinese peer Yinlong Group, the firm will begin production of two e-bus models in the country, according to Ikarbus Director General Aleksandar Vicentic. Read more

EMERGING EUROPE

The German state of Brandenburg has seen a spike in interest among German carmakers following the announcement by electric-car giant Tesla last November that it will build its European gigafactory there, according to the Brandenburg Economy... Read more

AUTOMOTIVE & HEAVY VEHICLES

Few of the giant car makers have shown urgency in transitioning away from the internal combustion engine. What's more, the automotive market is set to decline once again in 2019 whilst electrifying newcomers made huge gains in front of sleeping... Read more

AUTOMOTIVE & HEAVY VEHICLES

German multinational Thyssenkrupp has been in advanced stage talks with California-based Tesla over providing services to the company's first European e-vehicle manufacturing facility, according to comments made by a board member to German daily... Read more

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South African energy storage provider Metair Investments has announced that its Romanian units, Rombat and Prime Batteries, have completed the installation of a lithium-ion battery manufacturing and assembly plant in the country's capital... Read more

EMERGING EUROPE

History was made in the skies above the Canadian city of Vancouver this week when the world's first fully electric commercial aircraft made its maiden flight.... Read more

AEROSPACE & DEFENCE

Transport currently accounts for almost a third (30%) of the world’s total energy use and around a quarter of the global energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. With climate change high on the news agenda and more consumers than ever making... Read more

US based electric supercar company Tesla is to construct its base of operations in Europe just outside the German capital, Berlin, according to company founder Elon Musk who made the long-awaited announcement on Tuesday... Read more

The islands of Heligoland and Düne, some 65 km off the northern coast of Germany, are famous for their undisturbed natural beauty, stunning red cliffs, bathing beaches, many sea birds and a unique maritime history... Read more

Munich-based drone startup Lilium is now seeking regulatory safety approval for the all-electric vertical take-off and landing passenger taxis, a world first... Read more

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With Dyson recently announcing its surprise move into the electric vehicle market, it is clear that the electric car boom is upon us. However, the technology behind these vehicles must continue to be refined to perfect its use in alternative... Read more

Warsaw's target of having 1 million EVs on the road by 2025 has been given a boost with the announcement that the country's energy firms are to joint forces for the project with the aim of creating a homegrown electric vehicle. Read more

As consumer demand for more environmentally-friendly solutions to transport is getting louder, electric vehicles are finally moving from the fringes of carmaking into the mainstream. But what exactly does this mean for the future of electric cars? Read more

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Corvus Energy, a supplier of energy storage systems for marine applications, has been chosen by Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) to supply lithium ion battery-based energy storage systems (ESS) for five new all-electric ferries. Read more

The City of Paris has set ambitious goals to improve air quality and reduce the city’s carbon footprint in conjunction with the upcoming Olympic Games in 2024. Read more

In an industry first move, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that in 2020 it will start to launch a fully electric range of Volvo branded compact wheel loaders and compact excavators. Read more

Denmark-based E-mobility Service Provider Clever and Germany's E.ON have announced a joint venture for building and operating ultra-fast chargers along the freeways throughout Scandinavia. Read more

Automakers are competing to meet the increasing demand for electric vehicles, resulting in a spate of at least 20 new models to be released on the European market in 2019. Read more

Samskip, a leading European multimodal container logistics systems operator, is heading an ambitious initiative to develop autonomous, zero-emissions container ships that can also compete on cost. Read more

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