U.S. needs ‘make-ready’ infrastructure to promote electric vehicles

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The charging socket is seen on Ford Motor Co’s all-new electric Mustang Mach-E vehicle during a photo shoot at a studio in Warren, Michigan 2/2 By Stephanie Kelly NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. utilities need to invest in so-called “make-ready” infrastructure to promote electric vehicle use, which includes wiring parking […]

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Porsche to participate in fundraising of electric supercar maker Rimac: Automobilwoche

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Porsche is seen outside a Porsche car dealer, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Brussels FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen (DE:) unit Porsche is participating in a financing round of Rimac Automobili that will see the electric supercar maker raise 130 million-150 million euros ($ 157 million-$ 181 […]

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Electric firm Griddy loses access to Texas grid, customers shifted to rivals

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Winter weather caused electricity blackouts in Houston By Gary McWilliams HOUSTON (Reuters) – Texas’s grid operator on Friday shut Griddy Energy LLC’s access to the state’s power network for unpaid bills and shifted its 10,000 customers to other utilities, as new signs of a financial crisis rose after a state-wide blackout. […]

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Rivian CEO eyes smaller electric vehicles for China, Europe

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Rivian introduces all-electric R1S SUV at LA Auto Show in Los Angeles, California By Ben Klayman and Paul Lienert DETROIT (Reuters) – Electric vehicle startup Rivian, which is backed by Amazon (O:) and Ford Motor Co (N:), on Wednesday said it plans to follow up its first two products, a full-size […]

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EV maker Rivian to start taking pre-orders for electric pickup, SUV

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Rivian introduces R1T all-electric pickup truck at LA Auto Show in Los Angeles (Reuters) – Electric vehicle startup Rivian said on Wednesday it would begin taking pre-orders for its electric pickup truck and SUV, with deliveries for both EVs scheduled for next year. The launch editions of the electric R1T pickup […]

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Exclusive: Workhorse Eyes Electric Van Sales, With or Without USPS

© Reuters By Christiana Sciaudone Investing.com — It pays to be in the business of electric vehicles.  Workhorse Group Inc (NASDAQ:) has rallied nearly 1,500% since hitting a 2020 low in March, but the stock really took off in late June, when the company received federal approval for its C650 and C1000 delivery vans. That […]

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Hydrogen champion Hyundai races to electric as Tesla takes off

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Hyundai Vision T electric concept vehicle is displayed at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto 2/2 By Hyunjoo Jin and Joyce Lee SEOUL (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor Co (KS:), an early backer of hydrogen cars, has watched the electric rise of Tesla, including on its home turf. Now’s […]

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Chinese electric vehicle maker Li Auto files for U.S. listing

2/2 © Reuters. A man with a face mask walks by television screens outside the Nasdaq Market Site, after further cases of coronavirus were confirmed in New York, at Times Square in New York 2/2 BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Li Auto Inc, backed by food delivery giant Meituan Dianping (HK:), has […]

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