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Installing charging infrastructure – reducing installation costs with the right planning
Save money when implementing your own charging infrastructure - The 4 most important factors with which you can influence the installation costs.
20.11.2020
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6 minutes
Penny & Vattenfall: Electric Car Charging Points At Supermarkets
Many customers would jump at the chance to be able to charging their electric car while on a shopping trip. Electric vehicle charging points are attracting more and more customers.
02.10.2020
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3 minutes
Greentech Festival 2020: From charging boxes to organic tea
Celebrate Change: Change determines the Greentech Festival 2020. With a large selection of exhibitors and many creative ideas, the sustainability event in Berlin shows: change is everywhere.
22.09.2020
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5 minutes
Top Speeds of 260 kph: Electric Sports Cars Conquer the Automobile Market
The number of vehicle registrations for new electric cars has grown drastically. High powered models with in excess of 400 hp are increasingly gaining in popularity.
16.09.2020
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7 minutes
Greentech Festival reveals the future of e-mobility.
Innovations, technologies and ideas all come together at Greentech Festival in Berlin – three days where everything revolves around the transition to greater sustainability.
16.09.2020
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5 minutes
Emobility explained
Emobility paves the way for all kinds of new concepts. Discover the most important terms of emobility in our glossary – from accumulator to wallbox.
07.09.2020
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5 minutes
Mission Future: Vattenfall’s Modern New Buildings
An excellent CO2 footprint, modern hybrid-timber design and optimal energy efficiency: The new office buildings position Vattenfall as a pioneer for sustainable business locations.
13.08.2020
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4 minutes
On Vacation with the Electric Company Car
Discover Germany anew and explore attractive travel routes throughout the country in the comfort of your electric company car.
04.08.2020
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2 minutes
Electrification Enhanced: Three Companies Plan to Revolutionize the Market
Electromobility has long since become part of everyday life. It’s time to broaden the horizons of electrification: The market is being shaken up by two e-startups and an established company.
22.07.2020
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5 minutes
The City of 2030: Are You Ready for the Future of Mobility?
The year 2030 marks the turning point for sustainable mobility in the largest cities in the world. How will people’s behavior in terms of mobility develop over the next ten years?
20.07.2020
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6 minutes
Non-stop Electric: Germany’s Charging Network Is Constantly Improving
Electromobility has never been as convenient as it is today. People are almost seamlessly mobile – and at the same time doubly sustainable, especially in the urban charging network.
29.06.2020
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3 minutes
“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.
29.06.2020
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5 minutes
Let’s Check the Facts: How Do Electric Cars Score in Terms of Their Environmental Footprint?
Electric cars are good for the environment. But how sustainable is electromobility really? A look at the environmental footprint shows: Electric cars win out over combustion engines.
26.06.2020
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5 minutes
How to Keep Your Battery in Good Shape During Periods of Inactivity
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
The ABCs of Plugs: The Right Type of Plug for Your Electric Car
There are a few things to consider when buying an electric car, including the type of plug. Our overview will help you choose which plug you need.
29.05.2020
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7 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.
21.05.2020
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3 minutes
Powering Up: Charging Stations for Properties
The demand for charging stations is increasing. Property owners and managers need to rethink and plan charging stations, especially for new buildings.
20.05.2020
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6 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?
19.05.2020
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6 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.
17.05.2020
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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.
16.05.2020
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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.
14.05.2020
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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.
23.04.2020
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8 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.
21.04.2020
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3 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.
16.04.2020
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8 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.
09.04.2020
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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.
18.03.2020
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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.
16.03.2020
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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.
16.03.2020
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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.
21.01.2020
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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.
12.01.2020
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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.
10.01.2020
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6 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.
10.01.2020
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4 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.
12.01.2020
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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.
18.03.2020
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4 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.
21.04.2020
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3 minutes
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