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OEMs in North America And Europe Target To Transition To a Zero-Emission Portfolio Entirely As Early As 2040

OEMs in North America and Europe target to transition to a zero-emission portfolio entirely as early as 2040. Shifting to electric powertrain calls for significant vehicle architecture and design changes to accommodate critical power components such as the battery, fuel cells, and hydrogen storage….

Apple Aims To Launch Self-Driving Electric Car By 2025

Apple has completed “much of the core work” on a new processor meant to power its secretive autonomous electric car project known as Titan. For the past several years, Apple’s car team had explored two simultaneous paths: creating a model…

North American And European Commercial Vehicle Electric Drivetrain Growth Opportunities

The shift to electric powertrain calls for significant changes in vehicle architecture and design to accommodate critical power components such as batteries, fuel cells, and hydrogen storage. Commercial vehicles, although accounting for a minuscule proportion of the total VIO, are…

Merchants Fleet And EVgo Form Partnership To Increase Access To EV Charging For Fleets

Merchants Fleet, one of US’s fastest growing fleet management company, announced a partnership with EVgo, a first mover in fleet electrification and owner and operator of the country’s largest public fast-charging network for electric vehicles (EVs) and first powered by…

Samsung, Alongside Stellantis To Build Its First Electric Vehicle Battery Plant In The US

South Korean battery maker Samsung SDI said it will build its first electric vehicle (EV) battery plant in the US with global carmaker Stellantis N.V., joining other local rivals’ moves to tap deeper into the region. The announcement confirms earlier…

Ford Is Making A MultiBillion-Dollar Investment In Electric Vehicles

Ford Motor Co. announced a historic investment in its future that will pump more than $11 billion into manufacturing a strong, dependable supply of essential parts for electric vehicles, creating nearly 11,000 jobs along the way. This commitment — the…

AlphaStruxure And The Mobility House Partner to Accelerate U.S. Fleet Electrification

AlphaStruxure and The Mobility House announced a strategic partnership to streamline the development of electric fleets with clean energy microgrids plus intelligent charging systems. With North America projected to see nearly 15 million electric vehicles in fleets by 2040, transit…

G.M. Expands Chevrolet Bolt Recall Over Battery Fire Concern

General Motors said that it was expanding its recall of Chevrolet Bolt electric cars that have been found to be at risk of overheating and catching fire as a result of manufacturing defects. The company said it was recalling Bolts…

Electric Vehicle Battery Startup Ample Raises $160 Million

Ample, a San Francisco-based developer of swappable electric vehicle (EV) batteries, has raised $160 million in new funding round, the company said. The company has developed a battery for EVs and an automated process for quickly swapping out depleted batteries…

Goodyear Ventures Invest In EV Charging And Software Company AmpUp

Goodyear announced that its venture capital arm, Goodyear Ventures, has added AmpUp, a leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging, to its investment portfolio. AmpUp supports the EV driving community through its advanced charging network and software solutions. With operations across…