Toyota unveils its autonomous shuttles

Toyota Unveils the e-Palette, its Autonomous Shuttle

TRANSPORT: The Toyota e-Palette autonomous vehicle can carry up to 20 passengers at a time In 2018, Toyota presented a versatile autonomous vehicle concept, the e-Palette. A sort of minibus that can accommodate up to 20 people at a time which was initially supposed to facilitate the transport of athletes and staff during the Tokyo Olympics last July. Unfortunately, due […]

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A Toulouse veterinarian warns about the dangers of electric cars for cats.

This Vet Wants to Alert About the Dangers of Electric Cars for Cats

Electric cars are quiet and for cats who like to hide under cars, it can be dangerous. A veterinarian wants to alert on the phenomenon. This is not yet an epidemic, but Dr. Jarek Szczepaniak, a veterinarian in Toulouse, could not help noticing that for a few months, he has been hosting cats who have been victims […]

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Electric cars will have to be noisy in Europe

All Electric Cars Will Now Have to Make Noise to Warn Pedestrians

ROAD SAFETY: From 1st July, all new four-wheeled electric vehicles will be equipped with the AVAS system in the European Union Electric vehicles are too discreet. For pedestrians, it’s hard not to be surprised when approaching these perfectly silent electric cars. As a safety measure, all new electric four-wheeled cars must now emit an artificial noise, reports Numerama. This new obligation comes into effect […]

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Another way to switch to the pump with this fast charging station for electric vehicles in service in Vic-sur-Cère, Cantal

Cantal: The First Fast Charging Station for Electric Vehicles is in Service

This is a first in the Cantal: the first fast charging station for electric vehicles is in service on the side of Vic-sur-Cère. The commune of Vic-sur-Cère has voluntarily signed up to a sustainable mobility approach, reducing energy consumption and preserving biodiversity. For this, it responded to the call for project “Territory with Positive Energy Green Growth” […]

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A feasibility study is started to set the potential of electrification of a portion of the A13 in Normandy

Normandy: The A13, the First Electric Highway of France?

After the first solar road in the world, inaugurated by the Minister Ségolène Royal in December, at Tourouvre, Orne, Normandy. Will it also be the first electric highway of France? A feasibility study has been launched to define the potential for electrification of the main road, the A13, about 200 km, between Caen and Paris. […]

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Nort-sur-Erdre is to install Electric Charging Stations for Electric and hybrid Vehicles

Nort-sur-Erdre: Charging Stations for Electric Vehicles

The trade union committee of Sydela asked the municipality to install two charging stations and a rapid charging station for rechargeable electric and hybrid vehicles. Two sites have been proposed in the city center for the two terminals of rapid charge, the Champ-de-Foire and rue de l’Erdre.  Regarding fast charging terminal, the Sydela (departmental Union Energy […]

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