Driving in a Tesla car through Norway. The country is the global leader for electric vehicles. Thanks to state subsidies, EVs now account for nearly 30% of the market. Norway even plans to ban all conventional vehicles in a few years time.
While diesel cars increasingly look to be on the way out, another big polluter is often ignored: shipping. Will electric vessels, including the first e-barges, help the industry clean up its act?
A group of mainly German carmakers has launched a joint venture to build a network of fast charging stations for electric vehicles to support a drive to boost sales of environment-friendly cars across Europe.
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