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Update 3rd of September

UPDATE 1:

BOND Mobility partners up with FREENOW

You can book ebikes with the app in Hamburg and Munich

 

SourceFreeNow

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UPDATE 2:

Bosch is developing fuel cell drive for trucks

Series production planned for 2022

 

Source: Ingenieur

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UPDATE 3:

Norway: 5,704 new electric cars were registered in July

Electric cars accounted for 52.8 percent of new passenger car registrations

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 2nd of September

UPDATE 1:

Dutch study: E-cars responsible for less CO2 than combustion engines

even with battery production and power consumption taken into account

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

According to Canyon, the future could be car and pedelec in one

The Future Mobility Concept as a 3D printed unique piece is displayed in Koblenz

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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UPDATE 3:

Xpeng motors & nio will offer battery rental

Xpeng: battery belongs to customer after 7 years; Nio: battery remains in possession of the company

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 1st of September

UPDATE 1:

Kumpan Electric joined up as a Partner with MOQO Summit 2020

Join  the MOQO Summit 2020 at 24th and 25th of November

 

SourceMOQO

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UPDATE 2:

Swobbee launched first battery exchange station in London

 

SourceSwobbee

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UPDATE 3:

New record! VW ID3 drives 530km from Zwickau to Schaffhausen

with only one battery charge

 

SourceBusiness Insider

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Update 31st of August

UPDATE 1:

Ford wants to predict traffic accidents

They want to make urban mobility safer with connected vehicles and traffic infrastructure sensors

 

SourceIntelliCar

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UPDATE 2:

Telekom supports drone project in Siegen

The goal, drones transport laboratory samples between hospitals

 

SourceTelekom

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UPDATE 3:

Porsche invests $2.5mio in Aurora Labs

Machine learning based on software errors can prevent downtime and reduce update time by up to 90 percent

 

SourcePorsche SE

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Update 28th of August

UPDATE 1:

Kia presents the Sorento Plug-in Hybrid

Their first SUV based on the new platform, the technical basis for the electrification strategy

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

ID.4: VW plans US reservation start for September

Sale is to begin in selected U.S. states (California) and will be expanded to the entire country in 2021

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Keyou wants to bring the hydrogen burner into commercial vehicles

Founder: Hydrogen combustion engine is clearly superior to a fuel cell e-drive; e.g. in robustness, durability and power density

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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Update 27th of August

UPDATE 1:

Opel e is available with an combustion engine but…

…was also designed as an electric car from the very beginning

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

US carmaker Rivian: Growth potential à la Tesla

Range suitable for everyday use, several innovations as well as impressive investors

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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UPDATE 3:

Mercedes-Benz: Seven eVito refrigerated vans deliver at HelloFresh

Electric Kerstner cooling offers enough range for delivering temperature-sensitive products with a small additional battery

 

SourceVision Mobility

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Update 26th of August

UPDATE 1:

Survey: Every third person wants the “Grüne Welle” for cyclists

A traffic light that is switched in such a way that cyclists get through the traffic particularly quickly: no majority so far

 

SourceTagesspiegel Background

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UPDATE 2:

High demand for e-cars due to increased purchase premium:

BMW builds more i3, VW extends e-Golf production

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

From e-bike to racing bike: Bamboo bikes made in Ghana and Kiel

My Boo offers over 20 models. At the same time, they support a development project in Ghana

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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Update 25th of August

UPDATE 1:

InterCity RailFreight launches 100% electric supply chain routes

Logistics giant links over 100 UK trains to cargo bikes for last mile

 

SourceCyclingindustry News

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UPDATE 2:

Nio plans to expand into Europe before 2021

The chinese e-car startup created a “Battery as a Service” package: Saving money by buying a car without a battery 

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Battery exchange stations: Battery as a Service

China: Nio maintains network of 143 stations, with robots changing batteries within minutes

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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Update 24th of August

UPDATE 1:

Polestar opens its first branch in Düsseldorf, Germany

More locations will follow, similar to Tesla’s strategy, right into the city centers

 

SourceHandelsblatt 

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UPDATE 2:

Delivery vehicles waste around one hour of time searching for parking

Find the full report here:

 

SourceCitymetric

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UPDATE 3:

Audi’s SUV-Model E-Tron dares to outsell Tesla

Increase in sales of almost 90 percent over the previous year

 

SourceWirtschaftsWoche

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Update 21th of August

UPDATE 1:

StadtRad opens the 250. station in Hamburg

DB and the Behörde für Verkehr und Mobilitätswende are working together to continuously develop the concept

 

SourceStadtRad Hamburg

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UPDATE 2:

Berlin installed 10 locations to place your e-Scooter

for more safety in road traffic

 

SourceRBB24

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UPDATE 3:

DB’s competitor Flixtrain doubles services on two important train routes

Aachen-Berlin and Köln und Hamburg from 10 to 22 trips per day

 

SourceMorgenpost

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Update 20th of August

UPDATE 1:

CityQ 4 wheeler pre-order is open

E-bike with car like capabilities & comfort

 

SourceCityQ

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UPDATE 2:

Nigerian mobility company MAX launched electric motorcycles

in the Gbamu Gbamu community of Ogun State in South Western Nigeria

 

SourceTechcabal

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UPDATE 3:

Imagine2030 Accelerator: First hardware prototypes developed

 

Source: Imagine2030.eu

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Update 19th of August

UPDATE 1:

Bremen is the first city in Germany to declare an entire district a bicycle zone

 

SourceZDF

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UPDATE 2:

EIB provides The Mobility House with €15 million

To boost intelligent integration of electric vehicles into the power grid

 

SourceMobilityhouse

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UPDATE 3:

Grüne mobilise against SUVs

They want to significantly tighten up planned vehicle tax reform and change the taxation of company cars

 

SourceTagesspiegel Background

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Update 18th of August

UPDATE 1:

BOND Mobility acquires shared mobility platform of Roll2Go AG

 

SourceBOND Mobility

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UPDATE 2:

Deutsche Bahn will build 20.000 bike parking slots

Nationwide at over 100 railway stations

 

SourceIntellicar

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UPDATE 3:

Network Rail is using what3words to boost safety and efficiency

It helps to efficiently communicate precise locations of assets and sites

 

SourceWhat3words

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Update 17th of August

UPDATE 1:

SONO Motors back in Berlin

21st of August at MotionLab.Berlin 

 

SourceGründerszene

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UPDATE 2:

Michigan plans special roads for autonomous vehicles only

Initial route: Distance of about 40 miles between Detroit and Ann Arbor

 

SourceDigitaltrends

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UPDATE 3:

V-Locker builds Velo-Parking-Tower for ebikes in Bern

 

 

SourceV-Locker

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Update 10th of August

UPDATE 1:

Passau researches AI applications in rural areas

Artificial Intelligence to improve mobility & logistics in rural areas

 

Source: bmvi.de

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UPDATE 2:

Eli Zero: Market launch still in 2020

The narrow lightweight vehicle convinces with a smart design including 160-litre trunk and clean finish

 

Source: vision-mobility.de

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UPDATE 3:

Market share of electric cars increases in Europe

Mainreason: lower sales of combustion cars

 

Source: wiwo.de

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Update 7th of August

UPDATE 1:

AV don’t necessarily support traffic turnaround

We have to make sure, that climate protection and sustainable urban development are sufficiently addressed in the debates

 

Source: agora-verkehrswende.de

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UPDATE 2:

WeShare postpones Car-Sharing expansion

Some of the scheduled city launches will be rescheduled from this year to next year

 

Source: wiwo.de

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UPDATE 3:

First Zetta expected to start series production by the end of the year

 

The Russian car Zetta stands for: “Zero Emission Terra Transport Asset”

 

Source: vision-mobility.de

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Update 6th of August

UPDATE 1:

Car manufacturers focus on greener solutions

They are now promoting e-mobility and setting ambitious climate goals

 

Source: Background Tagesspiegel

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UPDATE 2:

Drones as the future of logistics

The BMVI-funded project will test the networking, fusion and use of mobility, transport and logistics data

 

Source: industr.com

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UPDATE 3:

Share of renewable energies increases to over 50 % in Germany

 

Source: next-mobility.news

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Update 5th of August

UPDATE 1:

New tram trains for the southwest

Tram trains can run on both tram and railway tracks

 

Source: Neckar-chronik.de

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UPDATE 2:

Hyundai will bring hydrogen trucks to Switzerland

The first hydrogen trucks “Xcient Fuel Cell” have been shipped

 

Source: elektroauto-news.net 

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UPDATE 3:

Segway stops production of its two-wheeler

Segway never worked in inner cities, especially not after the introduction of e-scotter

 

Source: faz.de

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Update 4th of August

UPDATE 1:

ZF develops an external airbag safety system

ZF external side airbag is proactive, not reactive

 

Source: Autonews

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UPDATE 2:

E-car purchase premium: record in July

993 applications for an e-car or plug-in hybrid

 

Source: finanzen.net 

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UPDATE 3:

Deutsche Bahn wants to ensure compliance with the obligation to wear masks

 

Source: mrd.de

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Update 3rd of August

UPDATE 1:

Electric eRX2 race series to start in 2021

 The FIA has officially launched the new all-electric eRX2 championship


Source: Electrive

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UPDATE 2:

Tesla’s new Berlin plant likely to be finished sooner than expected

The factory in Gruenheide to be completed by the middle of 2021

 

Source: Europe Autonews 

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UPDATE 3:

Octopus Energy adds Engenie to Eletric Juice Network 

Drivers can now pay across Engenie and Char.gy charging netowrks with one account

 

Source: Just auto

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Update 31st of July

UPDATE 1:

ZF gives up development of components for combustion engines

 

SourceStuttgarter Zeitung

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UPDATE 2:

Clean Air Emergency Program:

Nitrogen dioxide (NO2) values for 2019 showed a significant reduction

 

SourceDeutscher Bundestag

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UPDATE 3:

Berlkönig continues until end of October

The project has been on the brink for months

 

SourceLR Online

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Update 30th of July

UPDATE 1:

First test drive: VW ID.3 outstrips Golf at the first go

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

Audi researches bidirectional charging technology

High-voltage car battery as decentralized storage medium

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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UPDATE 3:

BMW receives 60 million € for research

Development of highly innovative generation of lithium-ion cells

 

SourceDer Standard

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Update 29th of July

UPDATE 1:

Daimler, Porsche and ZF join forces for the “start-up highway”

Audi continues with the “Denkwerkstatt”

 

SourceTagesspiegel Background

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UPDATE 2:

Tesla manufactures battery cells in Brandenburg

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

PSA announces own e-platform eVMP for 2023

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 28th of July

UPDATE 1:

GM launches first E-SUV in China

In addition, a low-priced small electric car was announced for China

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

Fast charging for e-vehicles in 2 steps:

Technology providing large energy amounts & high charge current batteries

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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UPDATE 3:

To reduce accidents, autonomous vehicles must avoid high speeds

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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Update 27th of July

UPDATE 1:

3D printing: Additive manufacturing is revolutionizing vehicle construction, at least in parts

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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UPDATE 2:

EAV shows second delivery vehicle with pedelec drive

The 2Cubed has a loading volume of two cubic metres

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Electric cars consume more power than expected 

ADAC confirmed:  Board computer shows less power consumption than actually needed 

 

SourceSpiegel

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Update 24th of July

UPDATE 1:

Berlin Senat invests 800€/year into public transport

The total investment will be 19 billion euros until 2035

 

SourceBerliner Morgenpost

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UPDATE 2:

Autonomous driving: Bird’s eye view for a better overview

Research project in Ulm has shown that sensors on street lamps help to make visible what remains hidden from the vehicles

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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UPDATE 3:

VW e-Crafter is now completely built in Poland

Besides the MAN eTGE, the e-Crafter is the second electric model produced in Września

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 23rd of July

UPDATE 1:

SoundCloud ventures into the mobility industry

SoundCloud launches E-bike subscription service in Berlin called Dance

 

SourceThe Verge

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UPDATE 2:

Onto ordering 1,100 pure electric Renault Zoe cars

Biggest fleet deal in the UK

 

SourceFleetnews

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UPDATE 3:

The Delft-Hyperloop broke the record of 360km/h in under 300m

 

SourceDelft-Hyperloop

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Update 22nd of July

UPDATE 1:

US media report: Tesla is working on a new project “Palladium”

Probably about updates for the Model S and X

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

VW offers modular full service leasing for ID.3

This is intended to make ID.3 available to private customers and businesses at calculable costs

 

SourceElective

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UPDATE 3:

Mercedes EQS supposed to introduce “new era for Mercedes”

The electric S-class counterpart is to offer “a range of more than 700 kilometres according to WLTP”

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 21st of July

UPDATE 1:

Voi reports first monthly profits and plans UK spin-off

Voi E-scooter now available in 40 cities and eleven countries

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

Gett raises $100M more to double down on its B2B on-demand ride business

 

SourceTechcrunch

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UPDATE 3:

These e-cars are available immediately

Hyundai, Nissan, Renault and also Tesla promise a short delivery time

 

SourceHandelsblatt

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Update 20th of July

UPDATE 1:

VW secures naming rights for further E-Oldtimers

VW Group Components (VWGC) has secured naming rights for e-Beetle, e-Karmann, e-Samba and more

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

Quantron announces hydrogen transporter

AE Driven Solutions (AEDS) offers hydrogen engines for panel vans and flatbeds

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Subscription provider Swapfiets extends e-vehicle range

Apart from E-Bike Power 7 they will soon also offer the E-Scooter e-Kick

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 17th of July

UPDATE 1:

Tesla can no longer advertise with “autopilot”

According to a court, the manufacturer has promised too much

 

SourceSpiegel

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UPDATE 2:

GM names other models of the e-offensive

GM has published its annual sustainability report, including details of 20 electric models planned for 2023

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Audi: Leader in patents for electric drive systems

660 patent applications for electric drive vehicles were filed in 2019, representing an increase of 42% compared to 2017

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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Update 16th of July

UPDATE 1:

E-cars: Challenges for the power grid will increase

The strategic development of urban charging infrastructure needs to be under control of cities and municipalities

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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UPDATE 2:

iX3: BMW’s new start in electric mobility

BMW will use the platform of its internal combustion engines as the basis for their e-cars. The iX3 impresses with its long range

 

SourceHandelsblatt

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UPDATE 3:

Nissan Ariya: “New chapter” for electric cars

The Ariya offers two battery sizes, a stand-alone EV platform and finally CCS for Europe

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 15th of July

UPDATE 1:

Software problems with the ID.3 and Golf 8 models

VW: Christian Senger loses his position as head of software

 

SourceTagesspiegel Background

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UPDATE 2:

Elon Musk shows simulation of Tesla car factory in Grünheide

A maximum of 500,000 vehicles per year are to be produced from July 2021

 

SourceBerliner Morgenpost

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UPDATE 3:

Graz: E-car sharing tests new charging solution

The system consists of a connector mounted under the vehicle and a loading plate embedded in the floor

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 14th of July

UPDATE 1:

VW enters e-mobility sector with ID.3 models

Seven pre-configured models and two battery sizes to choose from

 

SourceAuto Motor Sport

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UPDATE 2:

Scania electric truck starts service for Coop Denmark

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Superstrata: Pre-orders on 3D-printed bycicles

Bycicles will be customized to the rider’s body

 

SourceTechcrunch

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Update 13th of July

UPDATE 1:

Apple launches new CarKey-Function

Use your iPhone to unlock and start your car 

 

SourceNext-Mobility News

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UPDATE 2:

Deutsche Post called back 12,000 street scooters

The vehicles of the WORK and WORK L series are at risk of producing smoke and heat

 

SourceManager Magazin

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UPDATE 3:

Tesla rival Rivian gets $2.5 billion

 With investors like Ford and Amazon behind, Rivian could win the race for the first electric pick-up truck

 

SourceManager Magazin

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Update 10th of July

UPDATE 1:

Siegen procures pure battery and H2 vehicles

These are used by the Youth Welfare Office, the Road and Traffic, – the Environmental, – the Economic Development and the Green Spaces Department

 

Source

Electrive

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UPDATE 2:

NEVS presents E-Robotaxi for sharing services

The autonomous Stromer Sango can fit for up to six passengers and has a range of 200km

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Uber has acquired food delivery service Postmates

 

SourceTechcrunch

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Update 9th of July

UPDATE 1:

Sweden: E-market shares reached almost 25 percent

The new change in the swedish Bonus-Malus-system has accelerated the e-vehicle registrations

 

Source

Electrive

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UPDATE 2:

Boschung presents autonomous electric street sweeper

The Urban-Sweeper S2.0 can function for eight hours and is already in use in Gelsenkirchen

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 3:

Rebranding: ChargeNow is now called BMW Charging and Mini Charging

This transition will enable the seamless integration into the BMW Group’s service offering

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 8th of July

UPDATE 1:

Senate approves 19 billion euros contract with BVG

In the coming years, BVG will renew and expand its vehicle fleet and network and convert them to be climate-friendly 

 

Source

Morgenpost

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UPDATE 2:

Germany will require all petrol stations to provide electric car charging

 In order to boost consumer demand for the vehicles as part of its 130 billion euro economic recovery plan

 

SourceReuters

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UPDATE 3:

MotorSkins obtained EXIST scholarship starting from July 2020

 

 

 

SourceMotorskins

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Update 7th of July

UPDATE 1:

Market survey: Cargobike sales increase over 50 percent annually

 

Source

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UPDATE 2:

i Live Group started pilot project to combine micromobility and urban living

 

Sourcei-Live

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UPDATE 3:

Autonomous driving: UN Decides on First Level 3 Rules

Automated driving at Level 3 is technically possible, but is practically not used due to the unclear regulations

 

SourceNext Mobility News

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Update 6th of July

UPDATE 1:

1000€ support money for E-Scooter in Regensburg

 

Source

Regensburg-Effizient

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UPDATE 2:

Galileo Green Lane app ensures that your products arrive on time

Reduce waiting times at border crossings and keep freight moving

 

Source

European Commission – Mobility and Transport

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UPDATE 3:

e.Go stops production and files for bankruptcy

e.Go wants to continue negotiating with potential national and international investors 

 

SourceManager-Magazin

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Update 3rd of July

UPDATE 1:

Sigo: Darmstadt e-cargo bike sharing system expands throughout Germany

The company’s core product is a cargo bike including a sharing station with inductive charging technology

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

The Drone Bird AVES Series 1 Larus gull model is now available 

The new way for professional, unobtrusive surveillance and monitoring

 

SourceTheDroneBird

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UPDATE 3:

Successful Intellicar Digital Meetup about future mobility with experts

New mobility, new concepts, many opportunities

 

 

SourceIntellicar

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Update 2nd of July

UPDATE 1:

CleverShuttle discontinues operations in Munich, Berlin and Dresden

Due to economic reasons, lack of support from local authorities and resistance from the taxi industry 

 

SourceVision Mobility

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UPDATE 2:

Earn money with your e-vehicle by selling the electricity stored in your car batteries

 

 

SourceNext-Mobility News

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UPDATE 3:

Metz and Intis present inductive charging solution for electric scooters

The wireless solution called Easy Charge is suitable all e-scooter manufacturers

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 1st of July

UPDATE 1:

TÜV association demands nationwide intelligent traffic control

Intelligent traffic control improves road safety by recording and evaluating current traffic data

 

 

SourceVDTÜV

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UPDATE 2:

Amazon buys driverless car startup Zoox for undisclosed price

Amazon is attempting to slash delivery costs by purchasing autonomous vehicle startup Zoox Inc

 

 

SourceEurope Autonews

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UPDATE 3:

Bosch advances e-bike sector with handling update and emergency app

A more dynamic performance should make e-bike more relevant as a means of transport, new app alerts in case of a fall

 

SourceVision Mobility

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Update 30th of June

UPDATE 1:

BMW and Daimler put joint cooporation for autonomous driving on hold

However, a later cooperation is possible

 

 

SourceHandelsblatt

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UPDATE 2:

Tricycle weighing 500 kilograms with a top speed of 200 km/h

The Twike 5 tricycle can reach 200 km/h with pedal assistance

 

 

SourceAuto Motor Sport

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UPDATE 3:

Smart recalls vehicles due to emergency brake assistant failure

Smart must recall over 103,000 Fortwo and Forfour models worldwide because the emergency brake assistant could switch itself off without warning

 

SourceAutomotive World

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Update 29th of June

UPDATE 1:

Mercedes-Benz has presented the articulated bus version of the eCitaro

The eCitaro G is scheduled to be delivered this year

 

SourceElectrive

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UPDATE 2:

Nine gadgets that you need for your bike

Some of the bikes reactivated these days could use a revamp. Here are a few suggestions on how to make everyday cycling smarter and safer

 

SourceHandelsblatt

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UPDATE 3:

Jaguar Land Rover partners with City of Oslo to launch wireless charging taxi project

First wireless high-powered charging system for electric taxis in the world

 

SourceAutomotive World

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Update 22nd of June

UPDATE 1:

Goodyear has introduced a tyre that is said to be self-regenerating

New concept: tyre ReCharge

 

 

SourceAuto Motor Sport

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UPDATE 2:

New EU regulation allows longer truck cabins 

Daf trucks are getting a facelift: the first since 1987

 

 

SourceVision Mobility

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UPDATE 3:

Ducati starts with electric scooter and electric folding bikes – Ducati launches new brand under the name Ducati Urban

 

 

SourceElectrive

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Update 18th of June

UPDATE 1:

SIGO starts Cargo Bike Sharing in Frankfurt and Wiesbaden

And win a great new partner – Unternehmensgruppe Nassauische Heimstätte 

 

SourceSigo / LinkedIn

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UPDATE 2:

Donkey Republic starts “bike to work – employee benefits” – program

 

SourceDonkey Republic

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UPDATE 3:

Sixt starts new car subscriptions

Like music streaming for the street

 

SourceHandelsblatt.de

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Update 17th of June

UPDATE 1:

Only about 40 percent of Germans are accepting e-scooters

47.4 percent do not want a road traffic permit 

 

Sourcenext-mobility.news

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UPDATE 2:

E-bike sales increase significantly in 2019

Sales of bicycles and e-bikes increased to 4.23 billion euros in 2019

 

Sourceecomento.de

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UPDATE 3:

CityQ launches a new version of its Car-eBike

Their goal: Turn key platform for the new, smart, 4 wheel e-bikes

 

 

SourceLinkedIn / CityQ

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Update 16th of June

UPDATE 1:

First vehicles of electric car startup Lucid Motors … 

… are to be delivered at the beginning of next year.

 

SourceEFahrer.com

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UPDATE 2:

Swobbee introduces two battery changing stations in Stuttgart 

in cooperation with Stadtwerke Stuttgart GmbH

 

SourceSwobbee / LinkedIn

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UPDATE 3:

Focusing on the last mile

Uber starts another pilot project in rural areas.

 

 

SourceIntellicar.de

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Update 12th of June

UPDATE 1:

Chargery start operating business in the Netherlands

Now in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague 

 

SourceLinkedIn / Chargery

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UPDATE 2:

We Share introduces Paypal as payment method

 

SourceIntellicar

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UPDATE 3:

Five corona effects on mobility

Our mobility mindset has in part radically changed during the pandemic

 

 

Sourcenext-mobility.news

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Update 11th of June

UPDATE 1:

Ford’s e-scooter company Spin starts in Germany

Start was Cologne, Dortmund and Essen will follow next week

 

 

Sourcewiwo.de

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UPDATE 2:

VW and Ford commit to partnership

VW acquires billion-dollar stake in Ford subsidiary Argo AI 

 

Sourceautohaus.de

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UPDATE 3:

Tesla: more valuable than BMW, Daimler and VW all together

Tesla stock rises to over 1000 dollars for the first time

 

 

Sourcehandelsblatt.com

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Update 10th of June

UPDATE 1:

The German Mobility Award looking for the best ideas again 

Application till 7th july

 

 

Sourcemobilitaet-bb.de

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UPDATE 2:

Lilium raised $35M from Baillie Gifford

the Scottish VC has also backed Tesla and SpaceX

 

Sourcetechcrunch.com

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UPDATE 3:

Uber for Business starts in Germany

 

 

Sourcevision-mobility.de

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Update 9th of June

UPDATE 1:

High potential of electricity-based fuels 

Electric cars alone won’t achieve climate goals

 

 

Source: faz.net

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UPDATE 2:

Plans for expansion of hydrogen technology

Up to 5GW of electrolysis capacity should be installed by 2030

 

Source: next-mobility.news

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UPDATE 3:

No buyer’s premium for combustion cars

Berlin doubles federal share of environmental bonus

 

 

Sourceelectrive.net

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Update 8th of June

UPDATE 1:

Private transport is experiencing an unexpected comeback 

The bicycle experiences a boom – and the car

 

Source: Spiegel.de

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UPDATE 2:

GLS completes conversion to electrical delivery in Düsseldorf

 

Source: ecomento.de

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UPDATE 3:

More electric cars for Norway
3,444 new electric cars registrations in May

 

 

Source: vision-mobility

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Update 5th of June

UPDATE 1:

Software and hardware from a single source… 

Wunder Mobility now also offers e-scooter & becomes Unus competition

 

Source: Gründerszene

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UPDATE 2:

More electricity from renewable sources for the first time

The share of renewable energies in the overall mix continues to increase

 

Sourcenext-mobility.news

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UPDATE 3:

E-scooter w/ battery exchange flat rate 
Swobbee and Kumpan introducing 100 e-scooters to Berlin

 

Source: vision-mobility

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Update 4th of June

UPDATE 1:

MovinOn Startup Challenge Finale

… Fingers crossed for ONO’s pitch this afternoon!

 

Source: MovinOn Startup Challenge (www.agorize.com)

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UPDATE 2:

Berlin fire department gets 4 hydrogen-powered cars

With one filling, the hydrogen tanks enable ranges of more than 500 kilometers

 

Sourceecomento.de

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UPDATE 3:

Speed limit as keypoint
From a car city to a bicycle city – Brussels test a radical traffic turnaround

 

Source: vision-mobility.de

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Update 3rd of June

UPDATE 1:

Bicycle temporarily replaces car

… as most important means of transport

 

Source: Spiegel.de

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UPDATE 2:

BMW and Daimler now offer e-scooters through Free Now

From now on, Voi’s e-scooters can be searched, booked and billed via the app

 

Source: Gründerszene

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UPDATE 3:

Over 10km of pop-up cycle paths in Berlin

Is corona initiating the traffic turnaround?

 

Source: RBB24.de

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Update 2nd of June

UPDATE 1:

Lime takes over Uber’s ‘Jump’ fleet

and Tier announced interest in pedelecs

 

 

Source: Gründerszene

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UPDATE 2: 

SpaceX liftoff! 

 

 

Source: Space.com

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UPDATE 3: 
After the fire: Kumpan resumes production and presents new e-scooter 54 Inspire 

 

 

Source: Kumpan electric LinkedIn

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