Australia could become the modern equivalent of oil-rich Saudi Arabia if it quickly switches to manufacturing electric vehicles and lithium-ion batteries, Better Place CEO Shai Agassi says. Agassi, who proposes an infrastructure system in Australia to recharge EVs at home and work as well as battery-swap roadside stations, recently gave the Victoria state government’s Alfred Deakin Eco-Innovation Lecture in Melbourne. California-based Better Place, the only private company developing an ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
•Medium- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.