• Kivu, the forgotten war in the heart of Africa 26 Sep 2018 04:22 Charleston Daily Mail When asked to name a long-running war somewhere the world, many people are likely to point to notorious hotspots such as Afghanistan or Syria. How many would name Kivu? Yet this conflict in the heart of Africa ranks among the longest, bloodiest and …
  • Mohammad Shahzad century helps Afghanistan to dramatic tie against India in Dubai 26 Sep 2018 02:59 Arab News Noor Nugali Riyadh: Felipe Massa cannot wait to get behind the wheel of a Formula E car and jumpstart his new career when the spectacle of speed storms into Riyadh for the season opener on Dec. 15. The Saudi Arabia capital was named as the newest stopping …
  • Felipe Massa ready for Formula E challenge around the streets of Riyadh 26 Sep 2018 02:59 Arab News Noor Nugali Riyadh: Felipe Massa cannot wait to get behind the wheel of a Formula E car and jumpstart his new career when the spectacle of speed storms into Riyadh for the season opener on Dec. 15. The Saudi Arabia capital was named as the newest stopping …
  • Just showing up is no longer enough for global brands to win in China 26 Sep 2018 02:35 CNN Western brands are having to work harder to win over customers in China. Where American or European companies could once expect to find an enormous market hungry for their products, changing tastes and the challenge from new Chinese rivals are forcing …
  • Byton production to step up a gear 26 Sep 2018 02:18 China Economic Net Electric car startup Byton is pressing ahead with the mass production of its first intelligent electric vehicle in China, as the nation has become the company's biggest and most important market. China is the world's biggest intelligent electric …
  • ERG bullish on market prospects 26 Sep 2018 01:53 China Economic Net Eurasian Resources Group, the international metals and mining company, said it is bullish on its prospects in the China market, given the explosive growth of electric vehicles, which is expected to boost demand for metals like lithium, cobalt, copper and …
  • Automakers seeking flexibility on mileage standards; environmentalists blast roll-back 26 Sep 2018 01:24 Waterbury Republican American California leaders — from left, Cal/EPA Secretary Matthew Rodriguez, California Air Resources Board Chair Mary Nichols and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra — talk to the media after speaking during the first of three public hearings on the …
  • California Eyes Higher EV Subsidy 26 Sep 2018 01:17 Rigzone by  Bloomberg |John Lippert |Tuesday, September 25, 2018 (Bloomberg) -- California will hold a hearing this week on offering a $4,500 subsidy for each pure electric vehicle sold in the state, up from the current $2,500, even as customers from Tesla Inc. …
  • Groupe PSA Says 15 New Models Will Be Electrified 26 Sep 2018 01:07 CleanTechnica Cars Published on September 25th, 2018 | by Nicolas Zart 0 September 25th, 2018 by Nicolas Zart  Groupe PSA, which includes Peugeot, Citroen, DS, Vauxhall, and now Opel, says it will offer 15 electrified versions of all of its new cars designed as of 2019 …
  • Volkswagen ID Electric Sedan — 3 Battery Sizes, Starting At Less Than $30,000 26 Sep 2018 01:07 CleanTechnica Batteries Published on September 25th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley 0 September 25th, 2018 by Steve Hanley  A headline in Auto Express today reads, “VW ID Electric Car 2019 To Have Over 300 Miles Range And Be A Tesla Model 3 Rival.” No car company yet — legacy …
  • Renault Will Transition French Island To Renewable Energy 26 Sep 2018 01:07 CleanTechnica Batteries Published on September 25th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley 0 September 25th, 2018 by Steve Hanley  Tesla is not the only company that is bringing the wonders of renewable energy to the islands of the world. Last February, Renault helped electrify the …
  • Glencore founder to scoop another £90m after shares rise almost 400% in five years  26 Sep 2018 00:11 Daily Mail Glencore’s boss will bag a £90million pay-out tomorrow as the mining group dishes out the second half of a dividend. Ivan Glasenberg, 61, owns an 8.5 per cent stake in Glencore after he and other bosses snapped up shares in 2015 to pour cash into the firm …
  • From next year, meters in Tamil Nadu will record solar energy consumption 26 Sep 2018 00:05 The New Indian Express Express News Service CHENNAI: From next year, your new service connection electricity meters won’t only configure your usual power consumptions, it will also be designed to read your solar energy consumption as per the Solar Policy 2018 drafted by Tamil …
  • At U.N., Congo's Kabila vows 'peaceful, credible'... 25 Sep 2018 23:43 Charleston Daily Mail By Reuters Published: 19:04 EDT, 25 September 2018 | Updated: 19:04 EDT, 25 September 2018 UNITED NATIONS, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Outgoing Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila pledged at the United Nations on Tuesday that "peaceful, …
  • At UN, Congo's Kabila vows 'peaceful, credible' elections 25 Sep 2018 23:42 Channel News Asia World Outgoing Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila pledged at the United Nations on Tuesday that "peaceful, credible" elections would be held in his country as planned at the end of the year. Joseph Kabila Kabange, President of …
  • Amazon Needs to Invest More in Self-Driving Cars, Morgan Stanley Says 25 Sep 2018 23:31 wsj.com Photo: AFP/Getty Images Updated Sept. 25, 2018 4:01 p.m. ET It’s time for Amazon.com(ticker: AMZN) to become a car company. OK, not quite. But it does need to invest in autonomous driving to protect its retail business from companies that work with …
  • Capital raising drops 25 Sep 2018 23:20 MINING.com The strength of equity markets is a barometer of investor confidence. The amount of capital raised through equity placement directly reflects the sentiment in the mining industry. Although 2018 is not over yet, it is a good time to take a sneak peek at …
  • Maharashtra govt to procure 1,000 electric vehicles in next one year 25 Sep 2018 22:23 The Times of India
  • Oil and gas companies gearing up for electric vehicles onslaught, says GlobalData 25 Sep 2018 22:20 Realnews Digitisation and electrification are spreading across all industries and the auto industry is no exception. As charging technology for electric vehicles, EVs, gradually takes reins from the internal combustion engine as the king of the road in the rapidly …
  • Central Africa: Governments urged to fully coordinate fund-sourcing for industrialisation 25 Sep 2018 22:20 Realnews From Chad to the Democratic Republic of Congo, the economies of Central Africa must fully industrialize to survive. But to do this, member States should systematically take a coherent set of steps and coordinate a broad range of actors in gathering the …
  • Maui Electric Debuts Electric Vehicle Fast Charging Station 25 Sep 2018 22:17 Maui Now Electric vehicle drivers have a new charging option in Central Maui with the debut of a DC Fast Charger at the Maui Electric office in Kahului. A new DC fast-charging station is now available at the Maui Electric office in Kahului for drivers of electric …
  • The Bug Is Officially Squashed: VW Kills The Iconic Beetle 25 Sep 2018 21:56 In Denver Times Bug lovers around the world are mourning Volkswagen’s official announcement: the Bug is dead. For almost seven decades, Volkswagen has manufactured its iconic Beetle, the rounded vehicle with a vintage feel. Now, the car will be officially considered …
  • Nashville lands $9M federal grant to help modernize bus system 25 Sep 2018 20:41 Tennessean The U.S. Department of Transportation awarded Nashville a $9 million federal grant Tuesday that is meant to help modernize the city's bus fleet. Federal Transit Administration Acting Administrator Jane Williams joined Metro Transit Authority CEO Steve …
  • Automakers seek flexibility at hearing on mileage... 25 Sep 2018 20:20 Charleston Daily Mail DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Automakers sought flexibility while environmental groups blasted the Trump administration's proposal to roll back fuel economy standards at a public hearing on the plan in the industry's backyard. At the hearing Tuesday in …
  • Deloitte: Every other car in 2040 will be electric  25 Sep 2018 19:55 Warsav Business Journal The share of electric cars, including plug-in hybrids, in the global automotive market is now about 1.3 percent, but from year to year it will increase, after 2040 it will reach over 50 percent, according to Deloitte’s reports “Powering the future of …