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Global Automotive CNG and LPG Kits Market Insights, 2015-2025

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 5:30pm

The Global Automotive CNG & LPG Kits Market can be segmented based on vehicle type, demand category, fuel type and region.

Key Points: 
  • The Global Automotive CNG & LPG Kits Market can be segmented based on vehicle type, demand category, fuel type and region.
  • Moreover, increasing consumer preference for personal vehicle, better mileage, and comfortable riding experience, etc., are fueling the demand for passenger cars, globally, which is propelling the demand for passenger car automotive CNG & LPG kits in the Global Automotive CNG & LPG Kits Market.
  • OEM automotive CNG & LPG kit segment accounted for the largest market share in the Global Automotive CNG & LPG Kits Market in 2019 and is expected to maintain its dominance during the forecast period also on the back of rising government regulations, growing consumer preference towards the purchase of LPG and CNG vehicles factory fitted with LPG/CNG kits coupled with rising production of gas based engines by different automakers.
  • Although due to outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for automotive CNG & LPG kits in Asia Pacific automotive CNG & LPG kit market is expected to decline by over 30%, but the region would continue to account for the largest share in the Global Automotive CNG & LPG Kits Market, primarily due to higher population, higher vehicle sales and larger vehicle fleet.

Electric Truck Market to Reach $1.89 Billion, Globally, by 2027 at 25.8% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 2:00pm

Portland, Ore., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research published a report, titled," Electric Truck Market by Propulsion (Battery Electric Truck, Hybrid Electric Truck, Plug-in Hybrid Electric Truck, and Fuel Cell Electric Truck), Vehicle Type (Light-duty Electric Truck, Medium-Duty Electric Truck, and Heavy-Duty Electric Truck) and Range (0-150 miles, 151-300 miles, and 300 miles above): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 20202027."

Key Points: 
  • Portland, Ore., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research published a report, titled," Electric Truck Market by Propulsion (Battery Electric Truck, Hybrid Electric Truck, Plug-in Hybrid Electric Truck, and Fuel Cell Electric Truck), Vehicle Type (Light-duty Electric Truck, Medium-Duty Electric Truck, and Heavy-Duty Electric Truck) and Range (0-150 miles, 151-300 miles, and 300 miles above): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 20202027."
  • On the other hand, lack of charging infrastructure and high cost of electric trucks curb the growth to some extent.
  • Based on vehicle type, the light duty electric truck segment accounted for more than four-fifths of the global electric truck market share in 2019, and is anticipated to rule the roost till 2027.
  • Simultaneously, the heavy duty electric truck segment would grow at the fastest CAGR of 31.8% during the study period.

Electric Truck Market to Reach $1.89 Billion, Globally, by 2027 at 25.8% CAGR: Allied Market Research

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 2:00pm

Portland, Ore., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research published a report, titled," Electric Truck Market by Propulsion (Battery Electric Truck, Hybrid Electric Truck, Plug-in Hybrid Electric Truck, and Fuel Cell Electric Truck), Vehicle Type (Light-duty Electric Truck, Medium-Duty Electric Truck, and Heavy-Duty Electric Truck) and Range (0-150 miles, 151-300 miles, and 300 miles above): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 20202027."

Key Points: 
  • Portland, Ore., Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research published a report, titled," Electric Truck Market by Propulsion (Battery Electric Truck, Hybrid Electric Truck, Plug-in Hybrid Electric Truck, and Fuel Cell Electric Truck), Vehicle Type (Light-duty Electric Truck, Medium-Duty Electric Truck, and Heavy-Duty Electric Truck) and Range (0-150 miles, 151-300 miles, and 300 miles above): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 20202027."
  • On the other hand, lack of charging infrastructure and high cost of electric trucks curb the growth to some extent.
  • Based on vehicle type, the light duty electric truck segment accounted for more than four-fifths of the global electric truck market share in 2019, and is anticipated to rule the roost till 2027.
  • Simultaneously, the heavy duty electric truck segment would grow at the fastest CAGR of 31.8% during the study period.

Blink and SemaConnect Announce Interoperability Making Electric Vehicle Charging More Accessible for Drivers Nationwide

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 1:45pm

Blink and SemaConnect customers will be able to seamlessly roam between charging networks without the need for additional cards or accounts.

Key Points: 
  • Blink and SemaConnect customers will be able to seamlessly roam between charging networks without the need for additional cards or accounts.
  • The interoperability between two leading EV charging providers will create a seamless charging experience for the companies members.
  • Blink Charging Co. (Nasdaq: BLNK, BLNKW) is a leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and has deployed over 23,000 charging stations, many of which are networked EV charging stations, enabling EV drivers to easily charge at any of Blinks charging locations worldwide.
  • Blinks principal line of products and services include its Blink EV charging network (Blink Network), EV charging equipment, and EV charging services.

Plug Power Announces 2020 Second Quarter Results

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 12:31pm

Plug Power is building the hydrogen economy as the leading provider of comprehensive hydrogen fuel cell (HFC) turnkey solutions.

Key Points: 
  • Plug Power is building the hydrogen economy as the leading provider of comprehensive hydrogen fuel cell (HFC) turnkey solutions.
  • Plug Power created the first commercially viable market for hydrogen fuel cell (HFC) technology.
  • Plug Power delivers a significant value proposition to end-customers, including meaningful environmental benefits, efficiency gains, fast fueling, and lower operational costs.
  • Plug Powers vertically-integrated GenKey solution ties together all critical elements to power, fuel, and provide service to customers such as Amazon, BMW, The Southern Company, Carrefour, and Walmart.

Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles Powered by Ballard Have Now Driven Over 50 Million Kilometers - Enough to Circle the Globe 1,250 Times

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 10:30pm

Approximately 70% of the more than 50 million kilometers has been achieved in FCEVs deployed in China, with the remaining vehicles deployed in Europe and North America.

Key Points: 
  • Approximately 70% of the more than 50 million kilometers has been achieved in FCEVs deployed in China, with the remaining vehicles deployed in Europe and North America.
  • Buses and commercial trucks powered by Ballard's hydrogen fuel cell technology over an unparalleled 50 million kilometers have enabled the development of fuel cell products with industry-leading reliability, durability and performance.
  • For the first half of 2020, FCEVs monitored by Ballard delivered fuel cell uptime of approximately 98%.
  • Ballard Power Systems' (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) vision is to deliver fuel cell power for a sustainable planet.

Blink Charging Signs Agreement with Cushman & Wakefield for Deployment of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 1:45pm

Blink Charging Co. (Nasdaq: BLNK, BLNKW) is a leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and has deployed over 23,000 charging stations, many of which are networked EV charging stations, enabling EV drivers to easily charge at any of the Companys charging locations worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • Blink Charging Co. (Nasdaq: BLNK, BLNKW) is a leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging equipment and has deployed over 23,000 charging stations, many of which are networked EV charging stations, enabling EV drivers to easily charge at any of the Companys charging locations worldwide.
  • Blink Chargings principal line of products and services include its Blink EV charging network (Blink Network), EV charging equipment and EV charging services.
  • The Blink Network uses proprietary, cloud-based software that operates, maintains and tracks the EV charging stations connected to the network and the associated charging data.
  • Except as required by federal securities law, Blink Charging undertakes no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect changed conditions.

Golf Equipment U.S. Sales Jump 51% in June, The NPD Group Reports

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 7:15pm

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --As golf courses around the United States continue to reopen, golf equipment dollar sales grew by 51% in June compared to the same month last year, building off of the market's 22% growth in May, according to The NPD Group .

Key Points: 
  • PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --As golf courses around the United States continue to reopen, golf equipment dollar sales grew by 51% in June compared to the same month last year, building off of the market's 22% growth in May, according to The NPD Group .
  • "The golf industry was in a good place before the COVID-19 crisis, largely due to a surge of retirees entering the market, and in May we started to see this health returning.
  • Today's growth is driven by new players as well as pent-up demand from the closures of physical golf retail stores and golf courses.
  • Sales of full set golf clubs rose by 68% in June and golf balls were up 45%, a trend that Powell suggests is tied to new, entry-level players joining the activity.

Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Earns Top SUV/Minivan Honors in 2020 AAA Car Guide

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 3:00pm

The Pacifica Hybrid Limited earned high marks in the 2020 AAA Car Guide testing for its plug-in capability, range and fuel economy, large and comfortable passenger area, ample cargo space and smooth, seamless hybrid drivetrain.

Key Points: 
  • The Pacifica Hybrid Limited earned high marks in the 2020 AAA Car Guide testing for its plug-in capability, range and fuel economy, large and comfortable passenger area, ample cargo space and smooth, seamless hybrid drivetrain.
  • The Pacifica Hybrid earned a perfect 10 in the areas of advanced safety features and cargo capacity.
  • The Pacifica Hybrid features an FCA-designed, innovative dual-motor eFlite electrically variable transmission (EVT) paired with a specially modified version of the 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 gasoline engine.
  • The Pacifica Hybrid is designed to offer a seamless driving experience, with no need for the driver to select between electric and hybrid modes.

Blink Charging to Host Second Quarter 2020 Conference Call on Thursday, August 13, 2020

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 1:45pm

The Company will host a conference call and webcast that day at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Companys results for the second quarter and first six months of 2020.

Key Points: 
  • The Company will host a conference call and webcast that day at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the Companys results for the second quarter and first six months of 2020.
  • To access the live webcast, log onto the Blink Charging website at www.blinkcharging.com , and click on the News/Events section of the Investor Relations page.
  • The Companys principal line of products and services is its Blink EV charging network (Blink Network), EV charging equipment, and EV charging services.
  • The Blink Network utilizes a proprietary cloud-based software that operates, maintains, and tracks the EV charging stations connected to the network and the associated charging data.