As EVs Become More Common, Nighttime Electricity Will Get More Expensive

As EVs Become More Common, Nighttime Electricity Will Get More Expensive

A driver charges his electric vehicle at a charging station as the California Independent System Operator announced a statewide electricity Flex Alert urging conservation to avoid blackouts in Monterey Park, California on August 31, 2022. – Californians were told August 31, 2022 not to charge their electric vehicles during peak hours, just days after the … Read more

The battle for Chile's critical minerals – Sky News

The battle for Chile's critical minerals – Sky News

The battle for Chile’s critical minerals  Sky News

How GM Is Going All In On Electrification | CNBC Marathon – CNBC

How GM Is Going All In On Electrification | CNBC Marathon – CNBC

How GM Is Going All In On Electrification | CNBC Marathon  CNBC

Lithium ion batteries the leading cause of Vancouver fire fatalities, firefighters warn

Lithium ion batteries the leading cause of Vancouver fire fatalities, firefighters warn

Vancouver firefighters have issued another stark warning about lithium ion batteries, in the wake of a fatal fire at a Single Room Occupancy (SRO) hotel on the city’s Downtown Eastside. Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services says the fire on the second floor of the Empress Hotel was caused by an exploding battery. It was the … Read more

Vancouver firefighters issue waring amid five-fold increase in battery fires

Vancouver firefighters issue waring amid five-fold increase in battery fires

Firefighters in Vancouver are warning the public about a “dramatic” increase in fires associated with lithium-ion batteries. Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services says it has recorded a five-fold increase in battery fires over the last six years. Spokesperson Capt. Matthew Trudeau said the bulk of the fires have been associated with batteries in e-bikes, scooters … Read more