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How much does electric-car range cost per mile?

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costs plug-in cars ownership costs EPA RatingsWhen it comes to electric cars, range is a commodity. But how much are buyers paying to increase the amount of driving they can do between charges? With anticipated base prices.

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Nissan Leaf electric vs Toyota Prius hybrid: which is lower on cost, emissions?

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Carbon Footprint plug-in cars ownership costs electricity costs fuel costSometimes, when tucking in for the evening, you can't help but wonder: did I really make the right choice? Could I have done better? Even now, could I still do better? Given that both vehicles are now driven.

When will electric cars cost no more than equivalent diesels? VW says 2025

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The point at which electric cars will become truly cost competitive with internal-combustion cars is a subject of vigorous discussion by advocates and skeptics alike. But could tougher emissions standards help push the cost of electric and internal-combustion powertrains toward convergence?

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U.S. household energy costs hit 50-year low

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Substantial growth in U.S. renewable-energy capacity will undoubtedly have a positive environmental impact. But the reduction in carbon emissions renewable-energy advocates aim to achieve does not exclude potential benefits to consumers. Because as renewable-energy generating capacity has expanded significantly over the last decade, household.

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Electric-car battery costs: Tesla $190 per kwh for pack, GM $145 for cells

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Lithium-ion cells and the battery packs that hold them are the single most costly part of modern electric cars. And how fast their costs will fall remains the defining factor in making those cars affordable for the mass market. Batteries lithium-ion GM battery pack costs Tesla Motors plug-in cars Tesla Model 3

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Will Tesla Powerwall Home Battery Save Money? Cost Calculator Helps You Decide

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Batteries electric utilities plug-in cars electricity costs Tesla PowerwallTesla's Powerwall home batteries comprise a high-profile entry by the electric-car maker into a new segment of the energy industry that's expected to grow rapidly. For home.

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NREL lowers biofuel costs through catalyst regeneration and vapor-phase upgrading; R-Cubed

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This process can significantly improve the efficiency and reduce costs associated with this biomass-to-fuels process.

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Ricardo’s low-cost, fuel-efficient automatic transmission concept for motorcycles

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These offer a comparatively low cost solution, but one that is unable to deliver the convenience or comfort of automatic operation.

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Tesla Battery Cost: New Report Suggests Model 3 To Cost $50K Or More

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It''s likely the biggest question for the future of electric cars: How low can battery cost go, and how fast? Tesla Motors is thought to have the lowest cost-per-kilowatt-hour in the electric-car business, with some estimates suggesting the company is already approaching the crucial $200/kWh level.

Hydrogen cost could equal 50-cent gasoline, with renewable energy: study

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Hydrogen fuel-cell cars face an uphill battle toward mass adoption. Both cars and fueling infrastructure need to be made widely available before large numbers of consumers can seriously consider switching from gasoline to hydrogen. But under certain circumstances, hydrogen could prove very attractive to consumers for one simple reason. DON'T MISS.

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How To Drive A Tesla Model S Electric Car Free For 18 Months

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The low cost of electricity compared to gasoline or diesel means driving an electric car typically comes with significant savings per mile, even if not necessarily in purchase price. What could be better than dramatically reduced operating costs? Green Cost Of Ownership costs ownership costs plug-in cars

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Electric-car battery costs not too sensitive to lithium prices

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Relatively low lithium-ion battery-cell prices are crucial to keeping the prices of electric cars reasonable. But how much does the volatility of the price of lithium itself affect the prices of those cells? Global lithium prices have doubled over the last six months, leading to a scramble for new supplies of the metal. DON'T MISS: Fueled By.

Achates Power building 2.7L opposed-piston light-duty engine; exceeding CAFE 2025, Tier 3 targets at lower cost

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The current best guess is close to gasoline SI aftertreatment system cost, said Fabien Redon, Vice President, Technology Development. feet).

2017 46

Toyota Mirai Should Cost The Same As Diesel Sedan Of Same Size, Toyota Says

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That''s far more than a typical internal-combustion or hybrid Toyota of similar size, but Toyota had to undertake significant cost-cutting measures just to achieve that price, it has said. hydrogen costs Prices hydrogen fuel cell The 2016 Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle is priced at $57,500 in the U.S.

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Faraday Future FF 91 electric car to cost almost $300,000?

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At the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show, Faraday Future released a number of details about the FF 91, its first production electric car. It quoted a range of 378 miles, courtesy of a 130-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery pack. It also cited a power output of 1,050 horsepower, enabling the FF 91 to reach 60 mph from a standstill in less than 2.4.

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Systematic review of EV battery pack costs suggests economies of scale may push cost toward US$200/kWh without further cell chemistry improvements

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Cost of Li-ion battery packs in BEVs. If costs reach US$150 per kWh this is commonly considered as the point of commercialization of BEV.

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Canada's first Nissan Leaf electric car drive remains committed after five years

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Canada costs plug-in cars Cost Of OwnershipOver five years after they first went on sale, Nissan electric cars have racked up an impressive amount of mileage: more than 2.5 billion kilometers (1.6 billion miles). At the same time, Leafs have inspired the.

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Velocys in strategic alliance with Morimatsu for modular, lower cost GTL and BTL plants

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This will drive down costs for GTL and biomass-to-liquids (BTL) plants based on Velocys technology by optimizing the design and fabrication of plant modules. Velocys plc, the developer of smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL) plants, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Morimatsu (Jiangsu) Heavy Industry Co., Brief

2017 29

Electric cars could save $13 billion in health costs by 2030 in 10 states: study

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It's entirely obvious that internal-combustion cars pose a threat not only to the environment, but also to human health. Exhaust from gasoline and diesel cars contributes to air pollution that can lead to deleterious health effects after long exposure. Now a new study from the American Lung Association in California aims to quantify the health.

2016 44

Single Pt atom catalysts show enhanced catalytic activity for water-splitting; potential to drive down electrolysis cost

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Platinum-based catalysts are generally considered to be the most effective electrocatalysts for the HER. —Cheng et al. Cheng et al. —Dr.

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Novozymes launches world’s first biological foam control for sugarcane ethanol; up to 20% cost reduction

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For an average size plant, trialing partners also experienced a cost reduction of up to 20% when using Fermax, as compared with use of chemicals. This enzyme is a very cost-efficient solution, competitive with harsh chemicals, but without all their hidden costs, including supply issues, yeast damage, and incrustation.

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Offshore wind energy in U.K. far ahead of lower-cost target

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Costs have fallen 32 percent since 2012, bringing them below a target of £100 per megawatt-hour previously set by the U.K. The winds of change are blowing harder in the U.K. The price of energy generated by offshore wind farms has been falling steadily, and ahead of schedule too. government and utilities.

2017 25

Emissions rules could cost 1 million jobs, Ford CEO tells Trump: what's behind that number?

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Among his actions during a whirlwind first week in office, U.S. President Donald Trump met last week with the CEOs of U.S. automakers Fiat Chrysler, Ford, and General Motors. He met on two consecutive days with Mark Fields, CEO of Ford, in fact. Fields was part of a group of manufacturing executives who met with the president separately the day.

2017 30

Semcon develops prototype low-cost smart motor for turning any bike electric

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The units costs less than €100 (US$114) to assemble and can easily be transferred between bikes. Brief

2016 46

Ford's electric-vehicle strategy: absorb costs in most profitable trucks

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Earlier this year, Ford announced that it would significantly expand its lineup of electrified vehicles—including mild hybrids with advanced start-stop systems, regular hybrids, plug-in hybrids, and perhaps a battery-electric model or two. By the end of 2019, Ford expects powertrains with some kind of electrification to be available in 40.

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Toyota Hybrid Battery Replacement Cost Guide

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"Sure, but what do the batteries cost to replace?" is a question frequently posed to hybrid and electric vehicle owners. But what do these packs actually cost, if and when that replacement date comes? It's true that batteries aren't cheap, and at some point down the line they'll have expended their useful life and require replacement.

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VW Buybacks, Payments For Hard-To-Fix Diesels Will Cost Billions

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But the costs of the entire affair remain to be. Hundreds of thousands of diesel-VW owners are waiting to find out how their cars will be updated to meet emissions standards, once modifications are approved by regulators. And Volkswagen Group has clearly been tarnished by the emission-cheating scandal, which affects 11 million cars worldwide.

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ORNL team develops laser process for lower cost, more robust joining of carbon fiber and aluminum

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Our technique is vastly superior to the conventional surface preparation methods. Adrian Sabau. Tim Skszek of Magna International, a project partner.

Highest Gas Mileage For The Least Money: We Rate 10 Top Cars

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costs Fuel Economy ownership costs EPA RatingsMany new cars get good gas mileage, spread across a wide swath of price points. But for many consumers, gas mileage isn't just about saving fuel--and, for some, cutting carbon emissions--it's about saving money. So which cars offer the cheapest gas mileage?

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Nio electric SUV, from Chinese NextEV, to have 'Toyota cost' and 'Tesla range'

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Among the many startups looking to repeat the success of Tesla Motors, China's NextEV has somewhat flown under the radar. But the company is now discussing concrete plans for its future electric cars under a new brand called Nio. NextEV launched the Nio brand in dramatic fashion last month with the announcement of the EP9, a 1,360-horsepower.

Tesla Model S Aluminum Body: Why Repair Costs Are Higher

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As more and more Tesla Model S electric sport sedans hit the road—50,000-plus at last count—some of their drivers are naturally starting to have accidents. They are bumping into other cars, colliding with deer, scraping telephone poles, and backing up into poles and trees. Their cars are suffering all the other dents, scratches, and

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Toyota Prius hybrid is cheapest car over 10 years that you can buy

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The car itself has to meet the buyer's needs, but it's also important to consider long-term ownership costs—often more important than many people realize. Maintenance ownership Reliability ownership costs Cost Of OwnershipWhen it comes to buying a new car, there are many factors to consider.

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JBEI scientists use CO2 to control toxicity of ionic liquids in biomass pretreatment; lowering production costs

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Their study, published RSC journal Energy & Environmental Science , addresses a significant obstacle to expanding the market for biofuels: lowering the cost of production. If you count the whole production cycle, pretreatment is second only to the cost of growing and obtaining the feedstock itself. —Blake Simmons. Resources.

Final testing confirms ADEPT 48V diesel hybrid reduces fuel consumption 10-12% at low incremental cost

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Final testing has confirmed ADEPT’s key achievement of 10-12% reduction in fuel consumption (NEDC)—equivalent to sub-80g/km of CO 2 emissions.

2016 29

High Tesla warranty costs show learning to make cars is hard

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Tesla Motors has received high praise not just for its electric cars, but also for its high standard of customer service. Customers have been as impressed with the company's service centers and Tesla's swiftness in responding to problems as they have with the cars themselves. But Tesla's laudable customer-service policies h s masked some stubborn.

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Golar and Schlumberger form OneLNG JV; targeting development of low cost gas reserves to LNG

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Golar LNG Limited and Schlumberger have formed OneLNG, a joint venture to develop rapidly low cost gas reserves to LNG. Golar and Schlumberger have 51/49 ownership of the joint venture. Golar and Schlumberger have agreed an initial investment commitment to cover the estimated equity needed to develop the first project. Brief

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SAE technical experts: fuel cell technology has advanced significantly, FC vehicle production has begun, further cost reductions & infrastructure development required

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Cost, productivity, efficiency and fuel economy now offer the highest focus for technology investment, he said. Honda. Earlier post.).

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IRENA report finds renewable power costs at parity or below fossil fuels in many parts of world

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Levelized cost of electricity (LCOE) from utility-scale renewable technologies, 2010 and 2014. Source: IRENA. Click to enlarge. —Adnan Z.

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Achates OPGCI project targeting 50% fuel efficiency gains over downsized GDI engine at reduced cost

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Going from four-stroke direct injection to four-stroke diesel, you get about a 50% cost increase for about 20% BSFC improvement. Earlier post.)

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Hybrid Car Repairs Getting Cheaper, But Not For Regular Cars

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roads in large numbers for over a decade, their reliability and repair costs may still spook some potential buyers. Yet a new repair-cost study shows some. costs repairs ownership costs While hybrid cars have been on U.S.