Locked content GreenGoo launches carsharing of electric cars in Katowice

At the beginning of December, GreenGoo will launch a car-sharing system for electric cars in Katowice. In the first stage, 13 cars will be offered for rent mainly to students and employees of the University of Silesia. In the next months, the fleet may grow to more than 60 cars. At the same time, th...

Locked content InPost starts deliveries with electric cars in Kraków

InPost started using electric cars to deliver parcels. First such deliveries have already begun in Kraków. By 2020, the company plans to have 30 percent of electric cars in its fleet, InPost said. “Nissan is the supplier of currently used electric cars, but we will not limit ourselves to just ...

Will EU greener norms lead to an electric car boom?

Ahead of the United Nation Climate Change Conference (COP 24) scheduled in December in the Polish city of Katowice, the EU has decided to tighten CO2 emission standards for cars and light commercial vehicles. The decision, pushing for development of low-emission vehicles, has raised concerns among c...

Locked content Tauron and KGHM to build infrastructure for electric cars

Tauron and KGHM signed a Letter of Intent to cooperate in the construction of charging infrastructure for electric vehicles, development of car sharing services and pro-ecological activities, Tauron said in a statement. In the first stage, the companies plan to set quick charging stations in “...

Locked content Electric cars will drive demand for copper – EIM

Global demand for copper will increase by 1.7 million tonnes by 2027 due to development of the electric vehicle industry, European Copper Institute (EIM) estimated. Electric cars contain up to four times more copper compared to the cars with an internal combustion engine. Copper is also intensively ...

Locked content Deloitte: Every other car in 2040 will be electric 

The share of electric cars, including plug-in hybrids, in the global automotive market is now about 1.3 percent, but from year to year it will increase, after 2040 it will reach over 50 percent, according to Deloitte’s reports “Powering the future of mobility” and “A reality ...

Locked content Szczecin introduces electric charging stations

The first three electric vehicle charging stations have appeared in Szczecin. The new EV charging stations will be available both for the cars belonging to the municipal fleet as well as other electric vehicles. Initially, the stations will be accessible free of charge. In return, their users will b...