According to the Guidehouse Insights Electric Vehicle Consumer Survey, the three biggest barriers to EV adoption are the cost of the vehicles, access to charging and time to charge. General Motors GM and other automakers are trying to address the cost with new purpose-built EVs with improved batteries. But charger access and charging times remain a...
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admin April 28, 2021
Revolting workers took six Renault Group executives hostage yesterday at a French foundry the automaker was trying to sell or close. The Renault Group called on workers to release the executives, held hostage as part of a blockade of the Fonderie de Bretagne in Brittany by its 350 workers. After several attempts, the executives were allowed to leav...
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admin April 26, 2021
Tesla stayed profitable in the first quarter, posting earnings and revenue figures that topped consensus expectations, helped by the electric-car maker’s robust first-quarter vehicle deliveries and sales of pollution credits to other automakers. The company also said it’s targeting annual growth in deliveries of 50% a year. The Palo Alto, Californi...
July 28, 2021