The Week in Mobility — 09 April 2021

  • Rivian is creating a network of 600 supercharging stations dubbed the Rivian Adventure Network — Transport Topics
  • Jeep swiftly announced its own network in partnership with Electrify America — InsideEVs
  • Six utilities in the US have formed The Electric Highway Coalition to build a massive charging network — CNET
  • Biden announced his $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan, including $174 billion to support electric vehicles — Vox
  • Citroen, Peugeout, Nissan, BMW and Vauxhall are cutting their EV prices in the UK to remain eligible for the recently reduced Plug in Car Grant — AutoExpress
  • Wrightbus awarded £11.2 Million by the UK Government to develop low cost hydrogen fuel cell technology for buses —
  • British Lithium is building a pilot lithium extraction plant — Business Leader
  • Polestar pledges a net zero carbon car by 2030 and considers going public — Polestar, Bloomberg
  • Ford will become the first mass producer of electric vans in Russia — Moscow Times
  • Argo AI and Lilium announce plans to go public — The Information, The Verge
  • First Bus order 125 electric buses from BYD and ADL — electrive
  • Canoo is having a bad week — BusinessWire



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