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Nikola etc.

(2020-06) Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd. (CATL), the electric vehicle battery manufacturer that supplies Tesla, among others, says it has made a battery that can last 16 years and over 1 million miles (1.6 million kilometers). Elon Musk had cited this before, but the news is more concrete now. CATL president Zeng …

Hydrogenhype? 5

(2020-04) The popularity of hydrogen is rising steadily. Leaders in the hydrogen economy are South Korea, Japan and China. Europe is working …

Super Batteries

(2020-04) Wait a few more years and you’ll see that electric cars will be the equivalent of petrol cars. That’s as far …

VW versus Kodak

(2019-10) It is a bit of a golden rule that large industrial companies do not like transitions. Transitions cost money, are in …

Diesel cleaner than EV?

(2019-09) Yes, and for the most part, no. It all depends on how you look at it, but perhaps also on the …

Juggling with CO2

(2019-08) The ‘strict’ environmental objectives for 2021 are rapidly approaching. In that year, the average tank-to-wheel CO2 emissions for an automobile concern’s …

Trenches

(2019-07) It was another interesting week for everyone involved in the development of mobility. Our national pride the Lightyear One was unveiled, …

Amsterdam 2030

(2019-05) Amsterdam is a leader when it comes to plans for emission-free traffic; in 2030 no gasoline or diesel cars can enter …

Mercedes vs. Kodak

Indien de Duitse Automobiel-industrie morgen volledig over zou gaan op louter de fabricage van vol-elektrische auto’s, dan zou dat leiden tot een …

Luchtkwaliteit?

              In het tijdschrift “Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Technology” van 1995 werd terug geblikt op de …