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“Real” car companies must stop investing in the past

On July 1st, Elon Musk declared Tesla to be a “real car company”, after overcoming “production hell”* and hitting ambitious targets for its new Model 3.  But what makes a…

Battery plane

Build more runways, electric aircraft are coming

This month, merely 28 years after the UK government first agreed to expand capacity in the South-East of England, Theresa May’s cabinet approved building a third runway at Europe’s busiest airport, London-Heathrow, by 2026. The backlash is…

LCL crowd

The View from Fully Charged Live 2018

Quite simply wow! As you can see from the above image, it was a phenomenally well attended event, with so much going on, inside, outside, upstairs and downstairs. I’m fortunate…

David Hunt - Managing Partner

Who would you have to dinner? This and other important questions tackled

This is the first in a series of interviews with the Hyperion Executive Search team. Managing Partner David Hunt drew the short straw and goes first. We have both a…

Revolution Amsterdam

The view from (the) rEVolution18

The revolution may not be televised, but it was certainly energised. A really packed day organised by the EVBox team, including the opportunity for me to be a clean energy…

Ev v Gas

Ignore the Noise. Yes, Electric Vehicles are Cleaner

Germany’s high court has now permitted cities to individually ban diesels. Hamburg was the first to ban pre-Euro 6 diesel engine vehicles on a mile-long stretch of road. Stuttgart and…

e-mobility

What do milk, diesel, and electric vehicles all have in common? (Hint: Subsidies)

The latest thoughts from our eMobility and Smart Cities advisor, Lukas Neckermann. In 2017, the US state of Georgia revoked a $5,000 electric vehicle (EV) incentive program, and instead imposed…

clean-tech

ULEMCo to build engineering team in the North West

A company that specialises in converting commercial vehicles to run on hydrogen is looking to build its team of engineers, and have retained Hyperion Executive Search to grow the team….