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Tesla gigafactory grand opening event to be held July 29

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The company will host a grand opening event attended by, among others, owners who won tickets by participating in its most recent referral program. Tesla will open the doors to its massive battery "gigafactory" to the general public July 29. Manufacturing Batteries lithium-ion plug-in cars gigafactory

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Tesla Model 3 invitations going out for March 31 debut event

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Tesla will offer at least a look at the 200-mile, $35,000 electric car at the event, which will take place in Los Angeles March 31. Invitations are now being sent out for the eagerly awaited debut of the Tesla Model 3 electric car at the end of this month. Future Cars Tesla Motors plug-in cars Tesla Model 3

National 'Drive Electric Week' Planned For September, With 100-Plus Events

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National Drive Electric Week will take place September 15 to 21, with 113 events If you''re an electric car fan, mark your calendar for roughly a month from now.

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Chevy Bolt EV, 107-Mile Nissan Leaf Face Off At LA Drive Electric Week Event

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We're now in the middle of National Drive Electric Week, the largest ever, with events planned for almost 200 cities. But yesterday Los Angeles managed to pull off a double-header: Its event brought together the first production versions of the new 107-mile 2016 Nissan Leaf and a running prototype of the upcoming 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV.

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Barcelona hosts world’s largest electric car event

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Barcelona is currently hosting the largest electric vehicle event in the world, as the Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition (EVS) gets underway.

Green cars in action at Millbrook ride and drive event

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This year’s Company Car In Action event at Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedford is set to give business car drivers and fleet managers one of the best chances around to try out the latest ‘green cars’. Green credentials event Millbrook

Electric cars in Canada: 6 good-news events for buyers, drivers

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Canadian electric-vehicle policy seems to be enjoying its own annus mirabilis, or "wonderful year," during 2016. While "a journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step," plug-in proponents could be forgiven for wanting to advance more than a step at a time. Here, then, are a half-dozen recent examples from north of the 49th Parallel. Quebec.

Yearly round-up 2016: Autonomy, Brexit, Chris Evans’ Flop Gear and more …

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New car launches New cars EventsIt’s not really.

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International Truck invites Class 8 competitors to open event for head-to-head testing on fuel economy, aerodynamics and drivability

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International Truck (Navistar’s flagship vehicle brand) has invited each of its Class 8 competitors to participate in an open performance testing to compare fuel economy and drivability of their new trucks during the week of 31 August at the Navistar Proving Grounds in New Carlisle, Indiana. Fuel Efficiency Heavy-duty

From waste to transport fuel, a two-day event to be held in Loughborough

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Highlights of the event programme include a keynote address from Labour MP Alan Simpson, who, as a previous recipient of the “Environmental Politician of the Year” award, is recognised as a leading campaigner for green issues. For further information about the event visit: [link].

GM Electric Cars Carry Stars To Pre-Oscars Green Carpet Event

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Stars and green cars are nothing new--several have admitted to owning Toyota Prius in the past, while others have been spotted in Tesla Roadsters or Fisker Karmas. At Global Green USA's 10th Pre-Oscar party on Wednesday, a host more stars were caught alongside two electric vehicles--the 2013 Chevrolet Volt and 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV. Global Green

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European Electric-Car Race Series Will Have 2 California Events In 2011

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If you love the thrill of motor racing but the carbon footprint of Nascar and Formula 1 is getting you down then the decidedly lower-emissions all-electric racing offered by the 2011 EV Cup may be for you. Conceived a few years ago and attracting entries from former competitors in The American Le Mans Series as well as Formula One British champion

Tesla Owner Electrifies Autocross Event With Roadster Fun (Video)

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How do you legally have fun with a $109,000 electric sportscar that can do 0-60 in under 4 seconds, has excellent grip, and a top speed of 125 mph? That’s exactly the question facing many Tesla Roadster owners looking to test their cars - and themselves - to the limit in a safe environment. The solution? Autocross. Held on a temporary course

Study: Road pollution causing cardiovascular events

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Earlier this week our Green Piece Column examined the adverse effects of vehicle emissions on human health (see article) and now a new study indicates that exposure to road traffic and air pollution may be prompting several cardiovascular events.

Upcoming events and launches: January-March 2017

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European Hydrogen Ride ‘n’ Drive event returns

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Hydrogen Ride and Drive event promotes fuel cell vehicles

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The fourth Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Drive ‘n’ Ride takes place today and tomorrow (November 22 and 23) in Brussels. Organised by Daimler, Linde, Honda, Intelligent Energy, Opel and Toyota to demonstrate the real-world environmental benefits that hydrogen fuel cell vehicles can offer.

National Plug-In Day: Roundup Report Of Electric-Car Events

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cities by Plug-In America, the Sierra Club, and the Electric Auto Association, the event brought out plug-in car owners and advocates to show off their cars, motorcycles, and trucks in their own communities. National Plug-In Day on Sunday, October 16, was a success by any measure. Organized as a nationwide call to action in many U.S.

This weekend's screenings include many special events

Revenge of the Electric Car

JOIN US for premiere events at our new theaters the weekend of 11/11, including Q&A's with Director Chris Paine, Former GM Executive (and Revenge star) Bob Lutz and much more. 11/11 - California Center for Sustainable Energy hosting opening night event at 6pm. 11/11 - Houston Electric Auto Association hosting event 7:00 pm.

Upcoming events and launches: September-December 2016

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Paris Motor Show Motor show Motor industry Upcoming Events And LaunchesWhile there have been a fair share of glimpses of new cars over the summer, the vast majority of manufacturers have been holding off in order to give.

Bay Area – 11/4 Opening Weekend Events

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JOIN US for our premiere events this weekend, including Q&A's with Director Chris Paine and Greg "Gadget" Abbott at the theater along with appearances by Tesla executives and much more! Come out this weekend in San Francisco, Berkeley, Palo Alto, San Rafael and San Jose: Landmark Embarcadero - San Francisco. 11/5 at 7:30 pm screenings.

GM publishes “Blue Paper” on sustainable urban mobility; integrating input from Sustainable Urban Mobility events in Shanghai

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Click to enlarge. GM has published a “blue paper” introducing its vision of sustainable urban mobility. Resources.

RIVE 2011 announces green car line-up

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The line-up for this year’s RIVE (les Rencontres Internationales des Voitures Ecologiques) event has been revealed as the show returns to Alès in the south of France. Green credentials Alès conference event France green car Renault RIVE trials

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NOAA report finds 2010 one of the two warmest years on record; El Niño-Southern Oscillation and other climate patterns played major roles in weather events

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It provides a detailed, yearly update on global climate indicators, notable climate events and other climate information from every continent.

DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Program Annual Merit Review Awards

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Conferences and other events Fuel Cells Hydrogen Hydrogen Production Hydrogen Storage StandardsAt last week’s merit review meeting, DOE made awards to 13 engineers and researchers. Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program Awards. Schneider also recently received the 2015 James M. Hydrogen Production. Hydrogen Storage. Fuel Cells. Systems Analysis.

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Going to the Electrathon/HPV Event at PIR

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Last weekend, I took the Civic-EV to Portland International Raceway to show it off at the Electrathon/Human-Powered Vehicles event there.

Teslive Event In July To Bring 300 Tesla Owners Together In SF

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Few automakers have built a buzz around their products like Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]. Like many other electric cars, Roadster and Model S owners and fans are a tight-knit community too, and a two-day users conference in July will bring even more owners together. Called Teslive, Silicon Beat describes it as being along the lines of the Macworld

ECOtality passes 1M EV residential charge events

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ECOtality has surpassed one million EV residential charge events on its Blink Chargers. Recording more than 1 million charge events is not only an iconic milestone for ECOtality, The EV Project and the industry, but is also proof that EVs are here to stay. ECOtality is the first in the industry to reach this level, it said. Brief

Volkswagen Group PhD Event; e-mobility, connectivity and new mobility concepts

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At the Volkswagen Group’s PhD Event 2016, some 600 specialist visitors informed themselves about current research work. 108 young researchers presented the topics of their doctoral theses at the MobileLifeCampus in Wolfsburg. The project is focused on topics such as e-mobility, connectivity and new mobility concepts. Brief

Core EV companies show off tech at SMMT event

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Three UK companies met at SMMT HQ in London today to demonstrate how their electric vehicle drivetrain technologies are playing a key role in advances in electric vehicle technology. smmt EV

Fujitsu launches Singapore field trial of AI-enhanced event-congestion-mitigation system

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These suggestions for behavior are generated by Human Centric AI Zinrai, Fujitsu Limited’s systematic approach to artificial-intelligence.

Ohio State team wins EcoCAR2 competition with E85 series-parallel plug-in hybrid Malibu

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Conferences and other events Conversions Fuel Efficiency High Octane Fuels Hybrids Plug-ins OSU’s series-parallel PHEV. Click to enlarge. The US Department of Energy and General Motors Co. announced that the Ohio State University (OSU) team was the overall winner of the EcoCAR 2: Plugging In to the Future finals. Up front, a biodiesel GM 1.7L

Oil Hauler Brings Electric Cars To Heart Of Oklahoma Oil Country

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The event that started out as National Plug-In Day has now expanded into National Drive Electric Week.

Event: REFF-Wall Street. 23-24 June 2009

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The event brings together industry veterans to discuss the issues associated with renewable energy finance in the US. More than 650 people attended last year’s event with 70% of them senior level leaders within their respective organizations, according to the organizers.

New Guinness World Record: 507 Electric Cars In One Place

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Start those patriotic cheers, because the U.S. can now claim the record for most electric cars in one place. PREVIOUS COVERAGE: Drive

University of Michigan team wins 2016 solar car race

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But every year, dozens of solar-powered race cars compete in events around the world held for college students. Other than charging a battery-electric car using electricity harvested by photovoltaic panels, solar power isn't exactly practical for current production cars. In the U.S., a team of students from the University of Michigan beat 23.

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Neste Oil’s renewable diesel used to generate elecricity at two events in Finland

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Neste Oil’s NEXBTL renewable diesel was used to generate electricity at two major events in Finland this summer: the Flow Festival in Helsinki and the Neste Oil Rally Helsinki Battle street circuit race. NEXBTL diesel generated 45% of the electricity used at the Flow Festival and powered the machinery at the festival site. Brief

New method to analyze combustion events in an engine

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Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden) have developed a method for analyzing combustion events in an internal combustion engine based on crankshaft torque measurements. They present their method in a paper published in the journal Control Engineering Practice. —Andersson et al. Resources. conengprac.2011.12.007.

North America's largest coal power plant to become 44-MW solar farm

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Here's a turn of events that should make renewable-energy advocates smile. Located on the shores of Lake Erie, the Ontario Power Generation Nanticoke Generating Station was once North America's largest coal-fired power plant. Canada energy infrastructure renewable energy solar clean energy

Jaguar i-Pace electric SUV concept breaks cover at LA Auto Show

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The latest to join the growing pool of pricey battery-electric sedans and crossover utilities is the Jaguar i-Pace, revealed tonight as a concept at a splashy event before the Los Angeles Auto Show. Luxury electric cars: seems like everyone's doing them, doesn't it? Los Angeles Auto Show Future Cars plug-in cars

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