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Your weekly brief on the latest electric vehicle and sustainable transport news, technology and innovation from Australia and around the world.

Your weekly brief on the latest electric vehicle and sustainable transport news, technology and innovation from Australia and around the world.
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Sydney, Australia

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Your weekly brief on the latest electric vehicle and sustainable transport news, technology and innovation from Australia and around the world.

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English

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+61414911104


Episodes

#9: US EV Sales Figures, EV Joint Ventures, News from Polestar and Porsche

6/10/2019
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On this week's show: - May 2019 & YTD EV Sales Figures from the US http://bit.ly/2WoZJYB - Sydney local Governments get behind EV charging http://bit.ly/2WpRL1y - Porsche to manufacture 10,000 Taycans in 2019; - Polestar 1 enters production; - EV joint ventures between established automakers; - Sydney Tesla Superchargers receive upgrade to CCS2 http://bit.ly/2wRrLl3 Thanks for tuning in! Please get in touch with any questions and comments, and please subscribe to ensure you don't miss next...

Duration:00:09:13

#8: Gigafactory 3, Model 3 Available in China, BYD Busses in South America and More

6/3/2019
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On this week's show, Tesla opens online sales in a number of right-hand-drive markets, We look at updates from Tesla's Chinese activities, Elon Musk discusses the Tesla pickup with Ryan McCaffrey, fast-charging infrastructure news from Australia, and BYT rolls out battery-electric busses in two South American countries. - Tesla's Model 3 Chinese pricing: http://bit.ly/2QIOgln - Tesla's electric pickup: http://bit.ly/2Wb5vx4 - Xcharge rollout in Australia: http://bit.ly/30XX77w - Queensland's...

Duration:00:07:26

Special Update: Tesla Model 3 Orders Open in Australia

5/31/2019
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It's Friday 31 May and Tesla has finally opened online orders for the Model 3 in Australia. On this special episode, join me as I click through the configurator for the first time, and look at pricing and specifications.

Duration:00:04:10

#7: Electric Superminis, EV Charging News & BHP's Electric Future

5/28/2019
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On this week's show: - Skoda reveals the Citigo-E; - Opel takes the covers off the Corsa-E; - EV charging infrastructure news from Ionity, Tritium and Chargefox; - BHP's electric future, and move away from coal: http://bit.ly/2YM6dCy - The week's Tesla news Thanks for tuning in! Please get in touch with any questions and comments, and please subscribe to ensure you don't miss next week's episode! If you enjoyed the content, please leave a review if you have time! It really helps the show's...

Duration:00:08:19

#6: Polestar 2 set for Oz, Amsterdam's Smart Charging Network, Tesla Acquires Maxwell Technologies

5/20/2019
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On this week's show, Polestar 2 confirmed for Australia, Amsterdam's Flexpower EV charging network, Tesla acquires Maxwell Technologies and more. --- Show links: - Polestar confirms the Polestar 2 for Australia; - Amsterdam's smart charging network http://bit.ly/2LUEKgh - DHL's autonomous electric drone delivery service http://bit.ly/2Q9k0zQ - Tesla acquires San Diego-based Maxwell Technologies http://bit.ly/2JvBbvg - The next BMW i8 to possibly go PHEV http://bit.ly/30EVRGq - Skoda's PHEV...

Duration:00:09:04

#5: Australia Votes but Who Really Supports a Pro-EV Policy Platform?

5/12/2019
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Australians go to the polls on Saturday, May 18, and with the EV debate beginning to charge up (ha), I take a look at different party platforms on electric mobility, investment of charging infrastructure and mandated fuel standards. Show Notes: - The current Government's National EV Strategy PDF: http://bit.ly/2vRTull - Labor's EV policy: http://bit.ly/2PWaVKA - The Greens EV policy: http://bit.ly/2JeRn3F - NSW Future Transport 2056 document: http://bit.ly/2Jg7wWA - ACT Government zero...

Duration:00:17:09

#4: Hyundai Ioniq Facelift, Mercedes EQC Enters Production, Tesla News and More

5/7/2019
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In today's episode, we talk EV production models from Hyundai, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, all things Tesla including last week's capital raising, changes to autopilot and in-car diagnostics, and electric airplanes. Show Links: The Hyundai Ioniq facelift: http://bit.ly/2PTwnzZ The BMW i4 interior spotted: http://bit.ly/2LrTJhs Tesla's Autopilot changes: https://engt.co/2H0AM00 Tesla's capital raise: http://bit.ly/2VQBNRG Tesla's self-diagnosing software: http://bit.ly/30573Mi The Mercedes EQC...

Duration:00:05:00

#3: Rivian Set for Australia, Right Hand Drive Tesla Model 3 is Coming and More

4/28/2019
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On today's episode of EV Brief: - Ford invests in Rivan, and their new EVs are confirmed for Australia; - Tesla announces Q1 earnings, Chinese Gigafactory construction is in full swing, Model S and X Upgrades, RHD Model 3 orders to go live in early may for UK customers; - The Porsche Taycan spied looking production ready; - Electric trucks are heading for Southern California; - The human cost of battery production: - BMW to change cobalt suppliers for future production. Show Links: - Ford...

Duration:00:06:31

#2: Hyundai Kona Electric, Tesla Autonomy Event, More Audi E-Tron, MG EZS

4/23/2019
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In today's episode, I take a first look at Hyundai's new Kona Electric SUV, discuss yesterday's Tesla Autonomy Investment Day, talk about jobs in the Australian renewable energy sector and charging infrastructure on Google Maps, and there's a new electric MG coming to Australia, the EZS. Show Links: - Jump in renewable energy jobs in Australia: https://www.smh.com.au/environment/climate-change/jump-in-renewable-energy-jobs-as-solar-farms-overtake-hydro-power-20190417-p51f04.html - Audi...

Duration:00:11:14

#1: Shanghai Auto Show, Audi, VW ID Roomzz, Australian Politics and EVs, Aston Martin, Tesla

4/16/2019
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In the first episode of EV Brief, we're talking about the gorgeous new Audi E-Tron SUV, and the discrepancy in range when compared to similarly powered electric SUVs. We'll also talk Audi's new AI:ME self- driving concept, The VW Roomzz concept, Australian politics and electric trucks in Australia, Aston Martin's first and only EV, the new Rapide E and all things Tesla. Some follow up links from the show's topics: Audi E-Tron:...

Duration:00:04:46