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News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
July 15, 2020  

Europe’s shift to electric cars picks up despite recession

Sales of internal combustion cars have fallen, demand for battery-only cars and hybrids has been stable or even increased.

News Automotive General
June 4, 2020  

Global EV sales increase with stringent emission norms: Frost & Sullivan

Electric vehicles estimated to grow by 8.6% year-on-year, registering 2.5 million unit sales globally in 2020.

News Automotive General
May 28, 2020  

Nissan-Renault alliance to share more parts, technology

Shared technology will include electric cars and autonomous driving

News Automotive Government General
May 28, 2020  

France deploys US$8.8B to rescue ailing car industry, focus on EVs

Consumers can get up to 12,000 euros from the government for buying an electric car.

News Energy Transportation General
April 30, 2020  

Ballard gets follow-on order from Solaris in The Netherlands

Fuel cells will power 20 Solaris Urbino 12 hydrogen buses in South Holland, the most populous province of The Netherlands.

News Automotive Transportation General
April 29, 2020  

California scales up 1st in US electric truck sale proposal

If adopted, at least 40% of all tractor trailers sold in California would have to be zero emission by 2035

News Manufacturing General
February 20, 2020  

GM gets tax break in Lordstown for new plant next to factory it closed

Joint venture to work together on battery technology with a 75% tax abatement.

News Automotive General
February 17, 2020  

OPG, Hydro One creating EV charger network; Feds investing $8M

160 fast chargers will be built at 73 locations

News Minerals General Sustainability
February 13, 2020  

$3.5M in federal funding for green mining in Sudbury

Recipients are a manufacturer of electric drive systems and an organization developing heat exchange technology.

News Automotive General
January 20, 2020  

Why action on climate change gets stuck and what to do about it

Changing one thing often runs into the powerful inertia of related policies, technologies, interests and patterns of behaviour.

News Automotive General
January 20, 2020  

Governments invest in green public transit in Guelph

Projects involve replacing diesel buses with electrics and a new bus storage facility equipped with charging stations.

News Automotive General
December 16, 2019  

Sales of electric vehicles plummet in Ontario after rebate cancellation

In Ontario, EV sales dropped to below 1% after the cancellation of the provincial rebate.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 25, 2019  

Low carbon NS by 2030: EVs, renewables, heat pumps

Ecology Action Centre plan outpaces existing plans by the province’s Liberal government.

News General
September 10, 2019  

Climate change, trade woes reshape Frankfurt auto show

Signs of the times at this year’s show include a slew of new, market-ready electric cars.

News Automotive General
May 14, 2019  

Volkswagen to invest 1B euros in battery production plant

Factory is part of the company’s effort to electrify its vehicles.