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Electric car sales to rise ‘once running costs myths are busted’

Electric car sales will soar once motorists overcome their misconceptions about the running costs, according to a new study. More than half a million electric vehicles (EVs) will be in use by 2020 based on current buying intentions, research by the AA found. The motoring organisation published a report which claimed this figure could rise

APT Skidata launches new feature for creating emission-based tariffs

APT Skidata, the UK’s leading parking technology business, has launched a new feature that allows car park operators using an APT Skidata system to set individual parking tariffs according to the CO2 emissions of the vehicles. The system uses automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) cameras to identify and record each vehicle as it enters a

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Tesla & SolarCity Finalize $2.6 Billion Deal

[From 1 August] The Tesla Motors merger with SolarCity, announced first approximately on month ago, becomes reality today. Both companies will combine in all stock deal, in which SolarCity stockholders will receive 0.110 Tesla common shares per SolarCity share. Total equity value of SolarCity stands at ~ $2.6 billion, while Tesla is valuated at approximately