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BYD Overtakes Tesla as Top Seller of Electric Cars

Chinese automaker BYD (Build Your Dreams) has overtaken Elon Musk's Tesla as the leading seller of electric cars. BYD, which is backed by American billionaire investor Warren Buffett, sold a total of 641,350 electric vehicles and hybrids in the first...

Tesla Sets New Record For Electric Vehicle Deliveries

Tesla set a new company record for electric vehicle deliveries in Q4 of 2021, according to the company's fourth-quarter vehicle production and deliveries report for 2021 published on Monday. The report said that the electric vehicle manufacturer delivered a total...

Walmart and FedEx Acquire Thousands of Electric Vans From BrightDrop

Walmart and FedEx announced on Wednesday that they will acquire thousands of electric delivery vans manufactured by the General Motors subsidiary BrightDrop. Walmart signed a deal with GM to set aside 5,000 BritghtDrop vans while FedEx, which was BrightDrop's very...

Greece Launches Project to Turn Halki Island “Green”

Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis launched on Friday the GR-eco project on the island of Halki, scheduled to turn the island "green". The project, which will include other islands in the future, aims at providing residents with lower electricity bills,...

“Enormous Achievement” for Environment as Era of Leaded Gas Over

Every single nation on the globe has now stopped using leaded gas for cars and trucks, after Algeria -- the final holdout -- recently decided to ditch the toxic fuel additive, according to the UN. Algeria had been the last...

Greece's Trikala to Offer Electric Vehicles for Public Use Inside the City

Greece's city of Trikala continues its tradition of innovation, being the first Greek -- and one of the very few European cities -- to offer electric vehicles to its visitors and residents for public use. Following the introduction of driverless...

Trikala Welcomes Light Electric Vehicles Exposition on Sept. 18

An exposition of light-duty electric vehicles will take place in Trikala, Central Greece, on September 18th as part of the ELVITEN project and the European Mobility Week 2018. After becoming the first European city to have a driverless bus pilot...