Is photovoltaics a great advantage for electromobility or is the home photovoltaic system more appearance than reality? Umschalten.de found out for you!
Umschalten.de asked: What is a solid-state battery anyway? What are the differences to conventional car batteries and when can private consumers also expect solid-state batteries in their e-cars?
In order to increase the number of e-vehicles on the roads, it could be an attractive option to move the charging infrastructure including charging processes completely under the road.
According to the coalition agreement of the new German government, around 15 million e-cars are to be on German roads by 2030. The question often arises, and rightly so, as to whether our grids will be able to cope with this at all.
Even if you have had little to do with the topic of electromobility, you have probably already heard about the BAFA subsidy or read something on this topic.
Anyone considering their own mobility solution today may first land on the subject of e-bikes. Electric bikes have come a long way from the original prejudice of being a bicycle for sprightly pensioners.
As one of the best-known and most popular locations for the automotive industry in Saxony, the Transparent Factory Dresden is known beyond the state's borders.
Anyone who deals with electromobility will inevitably end up at some point with the topic of charging infrastructure. Especially in the private and business environment, the word "wallbox" comes up very quickly.
We take a step-by-step approach to the topic of electricity price development and provide an overview in comparison with fuel price development.
Are you planning to purchase a new company car? Then you could benefit from the change in the law confirmed in the Bundesrat.
As interest in buying an e-car increases, so does interest in their safety.
The topic of e-cars in winter occupies the minds of many people who are considering switching to electric mobility. In doing so, you can often be confronted with clichés and outdated information.
If you are thinking about integrating e-mobility into your company fleet, the following practical example is perfect for you.
Buy or lease an electric car? We explain what is advantageous about e-car leasing for commercial users and what subsidies you will benefit from in 2021!
Special electricity tariff for electric cars? umschalten.de explains what you need to look out for and whether you need an extra meter.
The funding programme is to be continued until the end of 2025. We have summarised all the important innovations in 2021 as well as an overview of the current funding opportunities for electromobility for you in this article.
A nationwide fast-charging network is essential for the mobility revolution. But how conclusive are the legislator's plans really?
Find out which type of photovoltaic system is best suited to your needs and what you should look out for when installing solar modules in our blog article.
For a long time, the installation of charging stations for electric cars in underground garages was viewed critically by fire brigades. In the meantime, however, it has become clear that the charging process itself does not pose a danger. We show you what you should nevertheless pay attention to.
Would you like to electrify your company fleet? Read all you need to know here!
There is a new funding call from the BAV "charging infrastructure on site" from 12.04.2021! In our new blog article, we show you what is funded and what you should consider.
Condominium owners, and due to changes and adaptations in tenancy law now also tenants, can now demand permission to install charging devices!
Hydrogen cars - are they the future? We have tested a model, explain how a fuel cell works and its advantages and disadvantages.
Read here how to apply and which requirements you have to fulfil!
Who benefits from this funding and how you can get it, read here!
Electromobility is still in the fast lane! Especially in the year 2020, the electromobility sector has once again seen enormous progress.
The installation of charging infrastructure in underground garages through busbars is becoming more and more attractive for entrepreneurs and landlords! Find out why here!
What factors influence the charging time of your electric car? We summarise the most important points.
The solar carport makes you independent of electricity prices: We show how the combination of photovoltaics and charging station for electric cars can work!
Clevershuttle: Dresden is out, Leipzig still profitable. What's next for the ridepooling app in Saxony?
Electric cars are an essential part of the mobility transition. But how can battery recycling be optimised? An interview with the Fraunhofer Institute IKTS.
Sustainable business trips? No problem with planning! We explain how you can reconcile climate protection, the environment and business travel.
Solar energy is all around us, but so far virtually invisible on Germany's roads. But does enough solar energy actually arrive during the journey to charge the truck battery with solar, for example?
The future belongs to alternative drives - hardly anyone would dispute this statement. But which drive system will herald the change in mobility?
Buy or lease an electric car? We explain what is advantageous about e-car leasing for commercial users and what subsidies you will benefit from in 2020!
Integrating an e-car into your fleet? umschalten.de explains the path from idea to parked e-car. Learn more!
We explain whether e-bike leasing is also worthwhile for employers and how it works.
Thanks to a mere idea, there is not yet an e-car in the fleet. We explain the most important steps and the pitfalls you should be aware of!
As a managing director or fleet manager, you can make your contribution to the mobility turnaround by examining the extent to which you "switch" your own fleet to electric mobility.
More and more companies are converting all or part of their vehicle fleets to e-cars. But does electromobility also suit your company?
Many fleet managers ask themselves: Are e-cars worth it? We have answered the 8 most frequently asked questions for you.
The motto of this year's International Motor Show in Frankfurt am Main (IAA 2019) was "Driving tomorrow". But could the exhibition really deliver on the promise?
A test electric car for the Diakonie Nordhausen - we talked to InTraSol and the Diakonie!
We accompanied BÄKO Ost eG on its electric car test for 8 weeks. This is the verdict.
The federal government introduces draft legislation for tax incentives for electric mobility, the electric car premium.
The origin of the electricity and the production conditions of the battery are the two decisive factors in the question of the sustainability of electric vehicles.
Two electric cars will be tested over the next eight weeks - also to be able to report on them to the member companies of BÄKO Ost eG.
The shorter range of cars powered by electricity does not rule out long distances: Taking an e-car on holiday is possible with the right planning.
Chargery is located in the centre of the German start-up scene. The young company uses a shop in Berlin-Mitte as both an office and a workshop. The three founders want to bring electricity to electric cars with a simple solution.
Our trainee Lydia talked to Impact Hub Managing Director Julian von Gebhardi about the topic of "E-Mobility on Demand".
Is it worthwhile for companies to switch to electric vehicles? We show you in a sector comparison which branches of industry have the greatest potential for the use of electric cars.
Business trips in eastern Saxony and Lusatia can be done perfectly well with electric cars. But what about trips to neighbouring countries?
Electromobility is many things: progressive, efficient, ecological, economical. But it also requires good planning in order to always have a charged battery.
A hospital bears responsibility - for the health of its patients and for its staff. But does this also apply to the environment and the air quality of the city of Dresden?
Mobility points will be created at 28 locations in Dresden and the surrounding area by 2022, where public transport, car sharing, bicycle rental and electric charging stations will be connected.
Whether on the road or at home: charging an electric car is not difficult and only takes a few minutes at a fast charging station with the right vehicle. Our trainees Lydia and Chris show in the video how a charging process works.
From now on, you can share a ride in an electric car in Dresden, even if you don't know the passenger personally. This is made possible by the app "CleverShuttle".
You have never driven an electric car and are wondering what the differences are and what you should know in advance? Our trainees Chris and Lydia show you what is important when making the switch.
Sven Hirschmann reports on his own experiences with a fleet that currently has a total of 96 electric vehicles in use.
Researchers at the Jülich Institute for Energy and Climate Research (IEK-9) have developed a fast-charging solid-state battery. The special feature: It can be fully charged in less than an hour.
The1st Mould GmbH in Pirna invests a lot in sustainability, including eight electric vehicles. In an interview, Managing Director Max Stauß explains his motives and what he would improve about the current infrastructure.
Alternative drives are the trend. The future of mobility is electric. Electric vehicles are not only locally emission-free, but also cause fewer emissions in the overall balance (well to wheel).
Dürrröhrsdorfer Fleisch- und Wurstwaren GmbH subjected two electric cars to a practical test. The goal was to better weigh the benefits for everyday operations. In an interview with umschalten.de
Here you will find many arguments in favour of the mobility shift in your company and how you can effectively meet challenges such as the shorter range.