Catalonia´s new and ambitious map of electric vehicle charging stations


The initiative is part of the Action Plan for the deployment of recharging infrastructures for electric vehicles in Catalonia (PIRVEC for its acronym in Spanish) 2016-2019. It will be endowed with 864,750 euro in the form of a subsidy and 90,000 euro for pilot tests on 3 electric vehicle charging stations (so-called electrolineras in Spanish […]

ITE develops a monitoring system to recharge electric vehicles


The Energy Technology Institute (ITE) is developing an energy management and monitoring system (SGM) that will allow the control of both the storage systems, through a local controller of energy storage units (CL-DES) as the recharging points for the electric vehicle, in an industrial environment.


Emov launches its electric carsharing in Madrid


Emov, the second electric carsharing in Madrid was presented today in the vicinity of the City hall of Madrid. Both Mayor Manuela Carmena and Fernando Izquierdo, CEO of Emov, agreed that such initiatives result in an environmental benefit for citizens.

The European Union will require the installation of prewiring for recharging in the residential sector


On 30 November, the European Commission published a draft on energy policy measures, which includes a section on electric mobility. The draft provides for the obligation to install prewiring for recharging in new residential buildings and recharging points in commercial buildings.


Tesla´s takeover bid on Solar City to complete its range of sustainable mobility


Tesla has launched a takeover bid on the energy company SolarCity to complete its offer with a range of sustainable solutions: storage, supply of solar energy and electric vehicles.

The 32 million vehicles that run in Spain will have a different sticker according to their degree of pollution potential


The first to receive their environmental badge will be the holders of the 16 million vehicles with distinctive Zero, Eco, "C" and "B". The classification responds to their degree of potential pollution according to the Air Quality and Atmosphere Protection National Plan 2013-2016.