A Castrol report reveals the 'tipping points' for mainstream adoption of electric vehicles while global development of EVs continues.
Q2 figures for oil majors demonstrate the full impact of the COVID pandemic as profits plummet.
European automaker body ACEA has called for the latest Euro-emissions standards to be delayed for six months due to COVID; a European coalition explores new energy source development and China looks to tighten post-COVID emissions regs.
Oil majors have had to weather rockbottom demand and prices as a result of Covid-19
Oil majors are squaring up to rising pressure over climate change.
EVs are everywhere, not just on-road and the growth of the delivery sector is driving some of the change.
Weaker oil prices have affected the profits of the oil majors.
Women have changed the Saudi auto aftermarket but men remain the focus of marketing in Russia.
Chemical technology is helping to create new bio-lubes, while majors are collaborating with non-lube giants to recycle chemicals and plastics.
Research and development reveals new, climate positive sources, testing and environmental benefits.