• Battery blues

    Max Thomas     |      July 18, 2023

    Electric vehicles are slowly becoming more common on the nation’s roads, but ideologically appealing developments can easily produce more intractable problems than the technologies they replace.

  • Electric boogaloo

    Scott Dwyer     |      April 24, 2023

    Australia has lagged behind other developed nations in transitioning from fossil fuels in energy and transport, but after a very slow start, electric vehicle sales and infrastructure are beginning to take off.

  • Questions remain over electric vehicles

    Max Thomas     |      November 23, 2022

    The current excitement over electric vehicles looks like a classic case of putting the cart in front of the horse, and when there’s much excitement about the destination without knowing how to get there, it’s easy to end up on the wrong track.

  • Meet the electric Kombi

    Open Forum     |      August 20, 2021

    Southern Cross University has unveiled one of Australia’s most ambitious electric vehicle prototypes – a long-range converted Volkswagen Kombi.