• Zero Pollution Vision: Europe’s Main Goal

    By Clara Anderson, Digital Communication Strategist, Meep Transition to electric buses. Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. Greater passenger comfort. Or even reducing noise in urban areas.  These are only some of Europe’s goals when establishing objectives concerning the major shift that urban mobility is currently experiencing.  In 2014, China set the lead for a transformation […]

  • Tesla Leads in Energy Efficiency by 10 to 30%

    By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director, Orsay Consulting Tesla’s early start, its focus on EVs and its vertical integration has given the Silicon Valley-based OEM a significant advance in terms of the overall energy efficiency of its vehicles. This becomes obvious as we compare Model S, X or 3 with the battery EVs (BEVs) […]

  • 10 questions to plan the electric vehicle charger deployment for your fleet

    By Feedback Entreprise Deploying numerous chargers requires an industrial scale organisation, optimised processes and a uniform quality. Two approaches are possible to shift a fleet to electric vehicles: proceed in small steps or, switch the majority of your vehicles to electric in one batch In the first approach, a decentralised management method is possible, with […]

  • Electric Vehicle Adoption Barriers: From Range Anxiety to Experience Anxiety

    By Yael Rivkind, Head of Partnerships for Otonomo What stops consumers from buying battery-powered EVs? Price, range and access to efficient charging stations, in that order. That’s according to McKinsey’s 2016 Electric Vehicle (EV) consumer survey of potential buyers in China, Germany, and the United States. But since then technology has moved faster than expected, reducing prices […]

  • New Products Accelerate EV Growth

    By Marc Amblard, Founder & Managing Director, Orsay Consulting Plug-in EV sales continued to grow at a significant pace in the first semester of 2019 (+46% y.o.y.) whereas the overall light vehicle market dropped in key regions. There is no doubt the accelerated introduction of new or upgraded plug-in models will further fuel this growth, […]

  • The Future of Mobility is Electric

    By Louis Debatte-Monroy, Head of Product Marketing for TomTom Enterprise and Developers Almost 2 million Electric Vehicles (EVs) were sold worldwide in 2018, bringing the total to 5 million. EVs are becoming increasingly affordable, and they’re expected to match combustion-powered vehicle pricing in the next six years, even without subsidies or incentives. Now that drivers […]

  • Ask the Experts: Thomas Chrétien, Electrical Vehicles Director, Nissan West Europe

    Ask the Experts is Autonomy’s video series which seeks to understand the newest trends in urban mobility by going straight to the source: the innovators who are making them happen! In this edition, we check in with Thomas Chrétien, Electrical Vehicles Director, Nissan West Europe, who discusses the promising future of bidirectional charging, a technology that not only […]

  • Urban Mobility Breakfasts: Comment accélérer la conversion vers la mobilité électrique?

    Autonomy organise en partenariat avec Uber une série de Urban Mobility Breakfasts, petit-déjeuners débats sur des thèmes liés à la mobilité urbaine. Pour notre deuxième édition, nous avons choisi d’explorer les modes de conversion à la mobilité électrique. Nous vous présentons un résumé des débats du UMBreakfast du 2 Avril : Intervenants : Avec un […]

  • Where to Work with Kristof Vereenooghe, CEO of EVBox

    Interview conducted by Stephanie Hagen, Head of Conferences and Digital Content, Autonomy Where to Work is an interview series brought to you by the Urban Mobility Daily and Hyperion Executive Search. We speak with top CEOs in the mobility sector to get the inside scoop on their companies’ work cultures, values and the types of candidate they […]

  • Utilities and Oil Majors Join the EV Wave

    By Marc Amblard, Managing Director, Orsay Consulting In 2018, about 1.8M plug-in electric vehicles (EVs) were sold, i.e., plug-in hybrid and 100% electric vehicles. This may represent only 2.2% of all light vehicles sold globally last year, but it increased almost 80% vs. 2017. EV sales growth will remain strong thanks to both a wave of new […]