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30 Jul 2018
Toronto Places Order For BYD Electric Buses
BYD received an electric bus order from Toronto Transit Commission (TTC), Canada’s largest transit operator and the third largest transit operator in North America.
28 Jul 2018
BYD Will Deliver First Electric Garbage Trucks In Seattle
BYD received from Recology an order for two all-electric Class-8 refuse trucks for use in residential solid waste pick up.
26 Jul 2018
Silver Bullion's Visit to the Tesla Showroom
The Silver Bullion team was in Las Vegas, Nevada, recently and we just had to visit the Tesla showroom to learn about the innovation and power of Tesla's electric vehicles.
25 Jul 2018
Caribbean islands plug into electric car revolution
Crippled with public debt and dogged by rising oil prices, the island’s new government wants to make its bus network electric, and eventually switch all government transport too.
24 Jul 2018
Nickel Is New Headache for Automakers as Cobalt Fears Abate
Locking in supplies of key battery raw materials lithium and cobalt has been a headache for electric car manufacturers, but these days it’s the supply of nickel and graphite that’s keeping them up at night.
20 Jul 2018
Electric race cars can now outpace petrol-powered ones
CAN electric cars deliver the raw thrills that traditional racing cars do? They can certainly deliver the speed, and more. Volkswagen's I.D. R Pikes Peak has just smashed a record for electric vehicles (EVs) at the Goodwood Hillclimb, defeating all fossil fuel-powered cars on the way to claiming an overall victory.
17 Jul 2018
Electric Car Revolution a Boon to Nickel Sulfide Projects
EV batteries require premium materials such as nickel sulfide, for which production levels remain low. The EV story is as much about nickel as it is lithium, and some would argue even more so.
17 Jul 2018
Japan's Hino Motors adds AI to hybrid trucks as rivals go all-electric
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp's truck-making arm is adding artificial intelligence to large diesel-electric hybrids to improve fuel efficiency, at a time when rivals are focusing on all-battery-powered models in an era of tighter emissions rules.
15 Jul 2018
Is Cobalt Still Essential to Battery Technology?
Cobalt’s role as a critical material in the booming electric vehicle (EV) batteries market has been the key driver of the cobalt story—pushing prices up four-fold from 2016 to a peak of US$93,250 per tonne in April 2018.
13 Jul 2018
Participate in the electric vehicle revolution
The demand for metals—such as lithium, cobalt and nickel—means that there is only one way to feed an electrifying world: higher prices. Lithium prices have soared since 2015 and in early 2017, the industry recognized that there will soon be shortages of cobalt.