Renault is reorganizing itself for its transition to the electric car

It has become an irritating habit that Renault investors have learned to deal with: learning from the press rather than management about the group’s major strategic shifts. The announcement this Tuesday, November 8th of the third and final leg of its grand “Renaulution” presented in Fall 2020 is no exception. After weeks of rumours, the … Read more

“A green mine does not exist”

“The electric car? We want to make it accessible to everyone. We have the means to have a 100% circular and sovereign sector. » On the occasion of the Paris Motor Show in mid-October, Emmanuel Macron summarized his goals for the electric car that should replace the thermal vehicle by 2035 in order to respect … Read more

“A green mine does not exist”

“The electric car? We want to make it accessible to everyone. We have the means to have a 100% circular and sovereign sector. » On the occasion of the Paris Motor Show in mid-October, Emmanuel Macron summarized his goals for the electric car that should replace the thermal vehicle by 2035 in order to respect … Read more

Is the electric car really green?

With rising fuel prices, Belgians may be tempted to buy an electric car, especially those with photovoltaic panels. But is the electric car as eco-friendly as claimed? the battery problem To estimate the true ecological footprint of the electric car, it is necessary to take into account its entire life cycle. The manufacture of this … Read more

Lithium, cobalt… Why these metals are so strategic for car development

Beware slippery road. To meet the exponential demand for batteries to power electric cars, new mines will have to be opened. But between the time we decide to do it and the extraction phase, it can take many years. The average term is nine years, estimates the Boston Consulting Group. But China has taken a … Read more

Lithium, cobalt… Why these metals are so strategic for car development

Beware slippery road. To meet the exponential demand for batteries to power electric cars, new mines will have to be opened. But between the time we decide to do it and the extraction phase, it can take many years. The average term is nine years, estimates the Boston Consulting Group. But China has taken a … Read more

Lithium, cobalt… Why these metals are so strategic for car development

Beware slippery road. To meet the exponential demand for batteries to power electric cars, new mines will have to be opened. But between the time we decide to do it and the extraction phase, it can take many years. The average term is nine years, estimates the Boston Consulting Group. But China has taken a … Read more

The Gazelle Tech, the “Made in Bordeaux” light electric car

AFP, Published on Friday, October 21, 2022 at 8:03 pm Near Bordeaux, a new small manufacturer Gazelle Tech wants to revolutionize the automotive market in the phase of massive electrification, developing an ultralight vehicle with low environmental impact that it hopes to commercialize from 2024. Based on the finding that “75% of a vehicle’s consumption … Read more

The electric car or how to crush an industry for political reasons

At the opening of the auto show, Emmanuel Macron confirmed his plan to massively support the automotive industry to develop the electric car. ©SHARMA money / AFP Atlantic Business At the opening of the auto show, Emmanuel Macron confirmed the project to accelerate the development of the electric car. It is a purely political choice … Read more

Electricity on the rise: electric cars lose one of their advantages

Tesla yesterday sent an email to all its customers to warn them of an increase in the charging price on its Superchargers. This official communication is the first that I am aware of, as prices have increased several times in recent years and the manufacturer has shown greater opacity so far. But it has to … Read more