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Portugal and Brazil to collaborate on an affordable EV


CEiiA’s ‘Project Mobicar’ to be manufactured in Brazil after state-supported deal Earlier this month, Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa and Brazilian President Michel Temer announced an agreement between the two countries to design, produce and sell an affordable EV. Portuguese technology firm CEiiA and the Brazilian Itaipu Technological Park (PTI) …

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Massachusetts stands up for EV incentives

Massachusetts Senate. Source: Daderot at the English language Wikipedia.

State Senate passes last-minute legislation in a bid to guarantee incentives for EV users With the presidential election result this week, the future of electric vehicle incentives in the United States is highly uncertain. Government grants towards the cost of personal EVs and fast chargers may disappear. The provision of …

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BYD becomes third-largest EV manufacturer in the world

California Governor Jerry Brown at BYD's Lancaster factory. Source: BYD

Chinese company closes in on Tesla and sets sights on US market Chinese automaker BYD has overtaken Mitsubishi to become the third-largest EV manufacturer in the world. With 161,000 total sales including hybrids, it now trails only the Renault-Nissan Alliance (369,000 sales) and Tesla Motors (164,000 sales). In fact, it …

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