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Navigating the SA automotive sector’s green transition

The South African automotive sector is set to undergo fundamental and far-reaching change in coming years, spurred on by recent commitments from the Government and a mounting global energy and climate...

Insurance implications of switching to Electric Vehicles

Last week the Minister of Finance announced that producers of electric vehicles in South Africa will be able to claim 150% of qualifying investment spending as an incentive to aid the...

Building sustainable battery giga factories

Peter Hodgkinson, Director for Strategic Growth and Major Projects: Property & Buildings, WSP in Africa Battery giga factories have a critical role in  meeting net zero targets and transitioning to renewable energy...

Mercedes-Benz partners with Chargify for 127 strong EQ network

By Lance Branquinho CHANGING infrastructure is fundamental to the EV customer experience, and Mercedes-Benz South African (MBSA) has committed to more than 100 new charging stations throughout the country.  The world’s original automotive...

DHL delivery vans could provide deep EV insights for VW

By Lance Branquinho VOLKSWAGEN South Africa (VWSA) has supplied DHL Express with four EV vans to be used at the logistics specialist’s Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town operations. These are not the...

Takealot chooses JAC’s lithium-ion phosphate battery EV trucks 

By Lance Branquinho SOUTH Africa’s largest online retailer, Takealot, has expanded its logistics fleet with half a dozen EV trucks. Chinese commercial vehicle and bakkie brand JAC has supplied Takealot with six...

WSP’s Battery Manufacturing Plant capability in global demand

International demand for batteries is expected to increase from 185 GWh in 2020 to over 2,000 GWh by 2030, according to Statista.com. With demand on the rise in industry, from consumer electronics...

Volkswagen partners with DHL Express South Africa for the pilot test of ID.Buzz Cargo...

Four ID.Buzz Cargo vehicles to be placed with DHL Express in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban Pilot test phase to commence in November and will run for six months Volkswagen Commercial...

Eastern Cape government to roll out public EV charging stations

By Sue Segar IN anticipation of the burgeoning uptake of electric vehicles on South African roads, the Eastern Cape Provincial Government has contracted the technology company, Rubicon, to install thirteen 150 kW...

NEV sales increase by over 100% in South Africa

The sale of New Energy Vehicles (NEVs) is rising in various countries, including South Africa. In the first half of 2023 alone, 265 970 vehicles were sold in SA, 501 of...

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Cape Town has the ninth-worst traffic congestion in the world

By Larry Claasen The City of Cape Town will spend R444-million to relieve traffic congestion over the next three years. TRAFFIC congestion in Cape Town ranks...

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