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VW to convert three German plants to build electric cars

Emden, Hanover and Zwickau will form the largest network for the production of electric vehicles in Europe.

Stung by Asian dominance, Germany pours cash into EV battery ventures

Germany has earmarked 1 billion euros ($1.2 billion) to support a consortium looking to produce electric car battery cells and plans to fund a research facility to develop next-generation solid-state batteries.

VW to start electric car-sharing service to boost lineup

“Our target is to sell more than 1 million electric cars in 2025,” VW brand head of sales Juergen Stackmann

VW just gave Tesla a $25 billion battery shock

The world’s largest carmaker will equip 16 factories to produce electric vehicles by the end of 2022, compared with three currently.