There has yet to be a link established between country’s transportation system, which is dominated by automobiles and their manufacturers, and the country’s transition to renewable energy sources. The development of electric and self-driving vehicles, the change of cities, freight and passenger transportation, as well as the fate of automobile manufacturers, are all covered under the ENERGY NEWS program “Mobility.”

Which type of renewable power could speed the energy transition and change our view on clean energy sources?

The importance of renewable energy sources has never been greater than it is now due to a number of factors that include climate change worries, the ongoing shortage of gas, unemployment fears, and the energy crisis in general, which is…

German transport minister opposes autobahn speed restriction after study reveals benefits for the environment

After a study revealed that the policy may reduce emissions by nearly three times more than previously believed, German Transport Minister Volker Wissing reiterated his opposition to a general speed limit on the nation’s autobahns. The Free Democrat (FDP) reportedly…

Plan for smart electric vehicle charging released by UK government

The plans to develop and expand the capabilities of smart charging in the country have been revealed by the government of the United Kingdom. Recently, the government, in conjunction with the organization that regulates the energy industry, Ofgem, issued its…

Even though car industry critics were invited to the first mobility summit held by Chancellor Scholz, it is still a contentious topic

The German chancellor hopes to redouble efforts to address the nation’s lagging emissions reduction in the transport sector at the country’s first mobility meeting under Olaf Scholz on January 10. Scholz will meet with members of the nation’s powerful automotive…

Germany’s new diesels being overtaken by battery electric vehicles

As a result of high sales in anticipation of subsidy cuts, the proportion of battery electric cars that are newly registered in Germany has finally caught up to the level of registrations of diesel cars for the first time in…

Hyundai outperforms sales of hydrogen fuel cars

Korean Hyundai surpassed its Japanese counterpart, Toyota, in sales of hydrogen fuel cell cars, during the first 10 months of this year (2022). The Korean company ranked first in terms of market share for cars that run on hydrogen fuel…

Worldwide sales of e-cars break all records

Electromobility is gaining popularity all over the world. Sales of electric vehicles have increased significantly over the last three quarters in each of the three major markets, China, Europe, and the USA. Although China continues to be the unchallenged leader…

Large-scale “reskilling” jobs are required in Europe as a result of the switch to EVs

The transition to electric vehicles will necessitate enormous changes in the automobile sector and will call for the European Union to provide financial support for “reskilling” initiatives that will assist workers in becoming ready for a future with zero emissions.…

Smart electric vehicle charging could encourage the use of renewable energy

The adoption of renewable energy sources, the need for backup capacity, and the costs associated with CO2 emission reduction are all taken into account in this study. The study examines three distinct charging methods that, from low to high flexibility,…

Are Electric Vehicle Fleets the Way Forward?
The anticipated cost savings for buying electric vehicles have not yet materialized. Are fleets the solution, then? According to a recent report from AVERE, the availability of secondhand electric vehicles on the European market could be accelerated by the decarbonization…