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“Don’t Miss the Boat”
As head of the Berlin agency for electromobility eMO, Gernot Lobenberg is involved in the development of sustainable mobility. He calls for backing of charging infrastructure on private property.
20.07.2020
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5 minutes
Electric Vehicles: The Five Most Common Misconceptions and the Truth
There are some misconceptions about electric vehicles: Most of them are unfounded, and often even the opposite is true. We are going to clear up the five most common misconceptions.
17.07.2020
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3 minutes
Five Differences Between Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Cars
Electric or hybrid car? The interest in vehicles with alternative powertrains is growing, especially as company cars. But what are the differences?
09.07.2020
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6 minutes
The World’s Smallest Electric Car: A Model Car Kit for Adults
The smallest electric car in the world is a classic British model. For car enthusiasts the P.50 is even available as a model to build by themselves.
08.07.2020
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3 minutes
Interview with Heinz-Harald Frentzen: “Motorsport Needs to Become Sustainable and Efficient”
Racing driver icon Heinz-Harald Frentzen has made electric cars socially acceptable in motorsports. The former Formula One racer also relies on e-mobility in his private life.
07.07.2020
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6 minutes
Carsharing on the Rise: An Opportunity for Vehicle Fleets
ShareNow, Sixt share, We share – residents of the major cities in Germany couldn’t picture a life without carsharing. Companies are recognizing the benefits of corporate carsharing and following suit.
06.07.2020
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5 minutes
Bilderberg & Vattenfall: More and More Hotel Guests Want to Charge Their Electric Vehicle
Guests of the Bilderberg hotel chain are increasingly requesting the option of charging their electric car. Eight hotels have already been electrified with Vattenfall as the charging station provider.
03.07.2020
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3 minutes
From a Driver’s Logbook to Roadside Assistance: The Best Apps for Drivers of Electric Cars
Apps show the nearest charging station, control vehicle functions, and can help in case of breakdowns. We’ll show you the five most important helping hands to keep any fleet running smoothly.
02.07.2020
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8 minutes
The New Electric Cars: These Models Are Raring to Go
The car manufacturers have planned many new models for 2020. After all, the demand for e-mobility continues to grow. New electric cars are available from VW, Porsche, and of course Tesla.
01.07.2020
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8 minutes
How to maintain your EV’s battery health during Covid-19 Lock down
Longer periods of standstill harm the battery life of your electric vehicle. But it is difficult to avoid this in times of Corona. The right charging strategy can maintain your EV’s battery healthy.
15.06.2020
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4 minutes
Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure – What Considerations Should Businesses Make?
The electrification of a vehicle fleet requires planning and research. It will pay off quickly when you have the right partner. Here are the most important tips for a successful transition.
05.06.2020
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4 minutes
McDonald’s & Vattenfall: Rapid Charging Stations for a Greener Future
Businesses and their customers are increasingly interested in charging options for electric cars. Together with Vattenfall, McDonald’s is building its own electric vehicle charging infrastructure.
05.06.2020
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3 minutes
What is Smart Charging and how Drivers of Electric Vehicles can Benefit from it
The more electric cars drive through Germany, the less CO2 is released into the atmosphere. Smart charging is one of the reasons why the power grid can handle the higher demand even at peak times.
04.06.2020
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4 minutes
Electric Vehicle Fleet: 11 Dos and Don’ts for Fleet Managers
Vattenfall started transitioning its vehicle fleet to alternatives using electric powertrains in 2017. It is no small task when you consider there are over 4,500 vehicles across Europe in the fleet.
22.05.2020
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4 minutes
City, Country, Electricity: The Charging Infrastructure is Continually Improving in Germany
Carmakers are bringing more and more electric vehicles onto the market. The charging infrastructure needs to be right if these vehicles are to assume the lead on the road. Let’s take a look.
22.05.2020
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4 minutes
Stromnetz Berlin: “No Need to Worry About Blackouts”
Jens Oberländer, Head of the Coordination Office for Electromobility at Stromnetz Berlin, explains how the grid operator deals with the growth of electromobility.
22.05.2020
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4 minutes
The Environmental Subsidy: Increase in the German Subsidy Program for Electric Cars in 2020
Electric mobility is good for the environment and for your pocketbook. Governments will continue to push forward electromobility in 2020, along with attractive financial subsidies for electric cars.
15.05.2020
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4 minutes
The history of the electric car: It all started in 1832
The very first car was an electric car – and it was not the Patent Motor Car designed by Carl Benz. A short cultural history.
15.05.2020
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6 minutes
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The Environmental Subsidy: Increase in the German Subsidy Program for Electric Cars in 2020
Electric mobility is good for the environment and for your pocketbook. Governments will continue to push forward electromobility in 2020, along with attractive financial subsidies for electric cars.
15.05.2020
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4 minutes
Stromnetz Berlin: “No Need to Worry About Blackouts”
Jens Oberländer, Head of the Coordination Office for Electromobility at Stromnetz Berlin, explains how the grid operator deals with the growth of electromobility.
22.05.2020
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4 minutes
What is Smart Charging and how Drivers of Electric Vehicles can Benefit from it
The more electric cars drive through Germany, the less CO2 is released into the atmosphere. Smart charging is one of the reasons why the power grid can handle the higher demand even at peak times.
04.06.2020
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4 minutes