Battery Changing Could Solve EV Charging Challenge

One of the hurdles to making electric vehicles the rule rather than the exception is the time required to recharge them. Chinese-German firm Infra-Dianba, headquartered in Berlin, wants to solve the problem by simply replacing drained batteries with full ones.

German H2 Heavy Vehicle Motor to Enter Serial Production

German heavy vehicle manufacturer Deutz has announced it will bring its first-ever hydrogen-powered motor to the market.

Germany Marks One Million EV Milestone

57,000 electric vehicles were registered in Germany in July, taking the total number of EVs on Germany’s roads over the symbolically significant number of a million.

Standard-Setting Electric Utility Vehicle Battery Factory Opens in Germany

German battery maker Akasol has officially inaugurated its “Gigafactory 1” in the western German city of Darmstadt.

German Air Taxi Developer Signs Billion-Dollar Brazil Deal

One of Germany’s hottest new air mobility companies, Lilium, has announced a plan to sell 220 aircraft to leading Brazilian airline Azul. The intended deal is worth USD one billion, with the aircraft earmarked to service a country with almost 100 million domestic air passengers a year.

Germany’s New Space Mission

Think outer space and you might not immediately think of Germany, but Europe’s largest economy is aiming to become the European center of both New Space technology and launching of microsatellites. Companies like Munich’s highly touted Isar Aerospace are flourishing thanks in part to vigorous government support for the sector. Watch our new video!

Germany’s New Space Liftoff

Germany is reaching for the stars as it embraces an increasingly vital and commercialized aerospace market. You can expect to see more and more German-based companies putting more and more satellites into orbit.

Porsche to Produce Batteries in Germany

Automotive icon Porsche is set to become the latest carmaker with battery production facilities in Germany.

E-Mobility in Berlin Public Transport Creates Opportunities

Berlin is one of many German metropolitan areas that is converting to electric busses – by 2030 the capital intends to have its entire fleet, projected to encompass 1600 to 1800 vehicles, be emissions-free.

Logistics Start-Up Forto Becomes Latest German Unicorn

Japanese VC fund Softbank together with previous investors is putting USD 200 million into Forto, taking the young Berlin company to USD 1.2 billion in value.