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ISO 19880 – New technical ISO document for hydrogen fueling station standardization

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SAE J2601 ( earlier post ) is currently referenced as a fueling protocol in this document. Equipment & components. Layout & safety distances.

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ISO/TS 19880:2016 – New technical document for hydrogen stations

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Earlier post.) It is essentially a safety and performance guideline for hydrogen stations, including the interface to fuel vehicles. Source: ISO.

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Volkswagen fights demands for Dieselgate documents, Bosch joins too

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More than a year after its use of illegal "defeat device" software in diesel cars was first revealed to the public, Volkswagen is still dealing with the effects of the "Dieselgate" scandal. The automaker continues to work toward a way to modify affected cars to meet emissions standards, as it continues to negotiate with U.S. regulators over two.

‘Revenge of the Electric Car’ documents return of the EV

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New film ‘Revenge of the Electric Car’, the sequel to the 2006 film ‘Who Killed the Electric Car?’ opens in selected theatres in the US from this Friday (October 21, 2011). Directed by Chris Paine, the documentary film focuses on the ambitions of four men; Bob Lutz, former chief executive of GM, Carlos Ghosn CEO [.].

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DOE seeking public comments on EV Everywhere Initial Framing Document

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is requesting public comment on its recently published EV Everywhere Initial Framing Document. Public comments on this proposed framing document must be received on or before 29 October 2012. Framing Document. Earlier post.) In PEV manufacturing?

DOT issues discussion document on principles for a connected vehicle environment; safety as top priority

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As the federal role and other critical aspects of connected vehicle regulation and/or implementation are further defined, DOT will document publicly the privacy risks and controls applicable to the system and users. Vehicles include light, heavy and transit vehicles. Coverage/scale. User Protections. Implementation and Oversight.

Open Source Civic-EV documents moved

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All files and documentation at the civic-ev Google group has now been moved to the "civicevkit" Google Site: If you need to access the build instructions or Google Sketch-Up files, please go there now. Hi All, It's been a verrrrry long time since I posted here since I sold the Civic-EV. Cheers, Tim

California ARB posts discussion document on $500M FY 2016-17 spend for low carbon transportation and fuels; $230M to fund CVRP

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The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted a discussion document. million for Air Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) projects.

Tesla electric cars have quality issues, but owners love them regardless

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Since the Model S launched in 2012, multiple quality issues have been documented by both owners and media outlets like Consumer Reports. Tesla electric cars have many notable and pioneering qualities. Faultless reliability has not necessarily been one of them. Power Tesla Motors plug-in cars Customers Tesla Model 3

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Cal/EPA Releases Fuels Guidance Document

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The California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) has coordinated the creation of a document that is intended as a starting point for potential fuel users, marketers and producers to better identify the regulations and requirements affecting their fuels. The document includes consideration of : Gasoline w/ E10. Version 1.0

California ARB posts discussion document for developing Advanced Clean Transit (ACT) regulation

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The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has posted a discussion document. Minimize Emissions from Conventional Fleet. Source: ARB. Background.

ARB releases Guidance Document for Low Carbon Fuel Standard

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The California Air Resources Board (ARB) released the final LCFS Guidance Document Version 1.0. This document is intended to help answer questions the Board received regarding the LCFS regulation. As additional questions arise, ARB staff will continue to revise this document, future versions of which will be numbered accordingly.

What will VW do with 400,000 dirty diesel cars it buys back?

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After nine long months, the details of the VW diesel emission proposed settlement are out—hundreds of pages of them in at least 18 documents.

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Volkswagen of America CEO to testify before House Subcommittee next week on emissions affair; request for all related documents

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From Volkswagen, the letter (dated 29 September) from the House requests a large document dump: All documents, including communications, relating to compliance with the Clean Air Act, EPA emissions standards and regulations, or testing of diesel emissions for all makes and model year vehicles associated with the alleged violations.

Electric Car Buyers Slam Dealer Experience; Dealers Don't Like 'Em Either

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Electric-car buyers'' disapproval of the dealership is well documented, as is dealer impatience with the education and added time supposedly required to sell newfangled plug-in cars. Buying a car often isn''t a pleasant experience, and that''s especially true for people looking to purchase an electric car.

How Bad Was Nissan Dealer When Buyer Wanted A Leaf Electric Car? THAT Bad

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But a meticulously documented, amusing written log of all the misery involved in. Five years after the first modern mass-market electric car launched, stories of recalcitrant car dealers continue to surface from buyers. Walk into a dealership, explain that you want to buy an electric car. and then endure a litany of reasons why you don't.

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Do Auto Emissions Kill As Many People As Car Crashes?

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Carbon-dioxide emissions have documented negative effects at a planetary level--but could the other gases coming out of vehicle tailpipes be as hazardous to overall public health in total as car accidents are? In the public discourse to date, the answer has previously seemed to be "no."

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House Oversight Committee Issues Subpoena for Toyota Documents

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The US House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform has issued a subpoena for “all documents relating to Toyota motor vehicle safety and Toyota’s handling of alleged motor vehicle defects and related litigation” in the possession of Dimitrios Biller, who served as the National Managing Counsel for Toyota’s American operation from 2003-2007.

Dyson electric car plans revealed by U.K. government filings

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It's developing an electric car at its headquarters in Wiltshire, England, according to government documents. Would you buy a car from a company that makes vacuum cleaners? Dyson, the U.K. company known for its bagless vacuums, could soon try to build an electric car of its own. Europe plug-in cars sakti3 dyson solid-state cell

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Toyota Setsuna electric car concept: wood body, 28-mph speed

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Toyota's reluctance to entertain the notion that battery-electric cars have any place in the future of zero-emission vehicles is well documented by now. So it was a surprise when the company announced that it would show an all-electric concept car, the Setsuna, in its first appearance at the Milan Design Week events that kick off on April 11.

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Toyota and Lexus secure huge £1.5 million hybrid fleet deal

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million contract to supply a fleet of hybrid cars to Itec-an international print and document processing business. Toyota has won a £1.5

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Tesla Model 3 mania, VW lawsuit, Volvo backs CCS DC fast charging: Today's car news

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Today, the countdown to the reveal of the Tesla Model 3 electric car commences, a fired employee sues Volkswagen, alleging the company destroyed documents related to the diesel scandal, and Volvo backs the Combined Charging Standard (CCS) for electric cars. All this and more on Green Car Reports.

California ARB Releases Peer Review Documents for Low Carbon Fuel Standard

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The staff of the California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the final external peer review documents regarding the proposed Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) regulation. These included: Greenhouse gas modeling. Land use change modeling. Economic impacts analysis. Environmental and multimedia impacts analysis. John Reilly, MIT.

Guernsey plans to reduce traffic by penalising drivers

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Free buses, a CO2 tax, more cycle lanes and width taxes to penalise larger cars have all been suggested by [.]. Latest News Congestion

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SAE’s highest technical safety award goes to hydrogen fueling paper

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At the Awards Ceremony at the SAE 2016 Government/Industry Meeting, SAE International honored the recipients of the Ralph H. Earlier post.). Standard.

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

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Velocys expects the terms of the MOU to be reflected in legally binding documentation within the next few months. Velocys plc, the developer of smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL) plants, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Morimatsu (Jiangsu) Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Morimatsu Industry Co., Brief

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SAE J2954 Wireless Charging on track to make decision for WPT 2 (7.7kW) in January; planned commercialization in 2020

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The current timing plan projects a commercial rollout of Wireless Power Transfer infrastructure by 2020. 85%-95%).

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Global charging point close to 2.4m by 2020

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That’s the prediction of Pike Research, which has just published a 99-page document raising key questions on the roll-out of charging points for plug-in electric vehicles. Almost 45,000 public charging stations could be installed around the world during 2012, taking the global total to just short of 200,000. It predicts almost 2.4

Velocys establishes strategic alliance with TRI for gasification systems for BTL plants

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The company expects the terms of the MoU to be reflected in legally-binding documentation within the coming months. Earlier post.)

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Bosch reaches $327.5M settlement agreement for 2.0L and 3.0L VW diesels in US

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The corresponding documents have been filed with the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. The agreement would settle the claims of consumers and dealers of used vehicles against Robert Bosch GmbH, its affiliates, employees, and directors concerning Volkswagen and Audi diesel vehicles with 2.0L million (approx.

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Volvo Unboxes V60 Plug-in Hybrid.Literally

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Common since Internet video-sharing site YouTube became popular, the archetypal unboxing video documents the almost ceremonial removal of a new computer, gadget or must-have consumer product from the box

SAE publishes SAE J2601 standard to harmonize H2 fueling of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles worldwide

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The SAE J2601 Standard document applies to light duty vehicle fueling for vehicles with storage capacity from 2 to 10 kg for 70 MPa and 2.4

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Mercedes-Benz launches new private car-sharing scheme: Croove

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Owner and hirer inspect the vehicle together when it is collected and returned again in order to check and document its condition.

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Safety standards created for lithium-ion batteries

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Its document, entitled “J2929 – Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Propulsion Battery System Safety Standard – Lithium-based Rechargeable Cells” provides a foundation from which all battery and vehicle manufacturers can create safe battery [.].

SAE taskforce completes two technical standards on hydrogen refueling; harmonizing the global infrastructure

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The J2601 Standard document applies to light duty vehicle fueling for vehicles with storage capacity from 2 to 10 kg for 70 MPa and 2.4 J2601.

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Boeing and NASA testing Blended Wing Body model in Langley subsonic wind tunnel

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Boeing is readying the BWB for the next step in maturing the concept—a manned demonstrator. Earlier post.). Brief

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INL releases results of testing of Evatran Plugless 3.3 kW Level 2 wireless charging system

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The Plugless system is the first wireless power transfer technology to be independently documented and published. Source: INL. Click to enlarge.

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SAE International approves TIR J2954 for PH/EV wireless charging; targeting finalized standard by 2018

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The document will be available from the SAE website on 31 May. This first in a series of documents will enable consumers to simply park their vehicles into spaces equipped with TIR J2954 equipment and walk away without doing anything to charge their PH/EV. Earlier post.) with the same charging ability. Jesse Schneider.

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H2 Logic launches next generation H2 refueling station; 3x capacity, the footprint

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CAR-200 dispenser. Click to enlarge. CAR-200 features a new dispenser designed solely for hydrogen fueling. —Jacob Krogsgaard, CEO, H2 Logic.

Ford only automaker on Ethisphere Institute’s list of 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies

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Supporting documentation is then reviewed to verify the self-reported EQ score. Engine manufacturer Cummins, Inc.