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BNEF: global carbon capture capacity due to rise sixfold by 2030

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The global capacity for carbon capture in 2030 is set to increase sixfold from today’s level, to 279 million tons of CO 2 captured per year, according to research company BloombergNEF’s (BNEF) newly released 2022 CCUS Market Outlook. Sharp growth in the market has led to a 44% increase in expected 2030 capacity compared to last year’s outlook. Carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) is a key technology needed to decarbonize hard-to-abate sectors such as petrochemicals and cement, and to p

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2024 Cadillac Celestiq rises as $300,000 electric flagship

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After showing a concept car this summer, Cadillac on Monday unveiled the production version of its Celestiq flagship EV, confirming a $300,000 price tag for the hand-built electric hatch. The price seems more Rolls-Royce than Cadillac, but the production process will also resemble the British firm's low-volume method. Starting in December 2023 the.

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BYD launches 3 new electric vehicles at the Paris Motor Show

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BYD is launching three new battery-electric passenger vehicles in Europe at the Paris Motor Show, including the BYD ATTO 3, a C-segment SUV designed with the European customer in mind; the BYD TANG, a 7-seater with variable all-wheel drive; and the sporty sedan BYD HAN. The BYD ATTO 3 has been awarded the five-star safety rating by Euro NCAP, Europe’s leading independent safety assessment program.

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Jeep Avenger EV SUV debuts for Europe, joined by 4x4 concept version

Green Car Reports

The Jeep Avenger, the Stellantis brand's first production-bound EV, made its formal debut at the 2022 Paris auto show Monday ahead of its planned 2023 launch. The Avenger is a subcompact crossover first shown in September alongside the larger Recon and Wagoneer S electric SUVs, both of which are scheduled to arrive at dealerships in 2024. Unlike.

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How serious is Norway about climate change? So much that its streetlights self-dim

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bp acquiring US RNG producer Archaea in $4.1B deal

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In a move that will expand and accelerate the growth of its strategic bioenergy business, bp will acquire Archaea Energy Inc. , a leading producer of renewable natural gas (RNG) in the US. The agreed acquisition, which is subject to regulatory and Archaea shareholder approval, will be for $3.3 billion in cash, as well as around $800 million of net debt.

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Review: 2023 Honda CR-V Hybrid is brand’s best gas-driven SUV

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Honda sees the 2023 CR-V Hybrid as its on-ramp to electric vehicles for the U.S., and it’s gone so far as to say that it sees a good many CR-V Hybrid drivers making a leap to its upcoming fully electric Honda Prologue EV in a couple of years. After spending most of a day driving this latest and greatest CR-V Hybrid this past week, I’m.

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China NEV insurance registrations in 2nd week of Oct: BYD 39,855, NIO 2,438, Tesla 1,724

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Li Auto registered 1,798 units, up from 194 units in the first week of October, and XPeng Motors registered 1,345 units, up from 580 units in the first week. The post China NEV insurance registrations in 2nd week of Oct: BYD 39,855, NIO 2,438, Tesla 1,724 appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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Nel receives NOK 600M purchase order for alkaline electrolyzers from Woodside for US project

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Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser AS, a subsidiary of Nel ASA, has entered into a contract for alkaline electrolyzer equipment from Australia-based Woodside Energy for its proposed hydrogen project, H2OK, in Ardmore in the state of Oklahoma. The contract has a total value of about NOK 600 million (US$57 million). This is a firm purchase order for alkaline stacks, balance of stack (BoS) equipment and engineering for the balance of plant (BoP) equipment (which Woodside will provide).

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Peak Oil Demand — Will It Be Hastened By Electric Semis?

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While Tesla fans and logistics companies anxiously await deliveries of the first electric Semis, China leads the world in low-emissions trucking. Bloomberg reports that light commercial electric vehicle sales have gone from 1% of market share to 10% in the last two years, and may be a big factor in early onset peak oil demand. […].

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Ultrafast EV charging debuts at Phillips 66 flagship station in Houston

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Phillips 66 has installed FreeWire ultrafast electric-vehicle chargers ( earlier post ) at its station near Houston Headquarters, marking the debut of ultrafast EV charging at a convenience fuel station in the city. Phillips 66 and FreeWire unveiled plans earlier this year to deploy FreeWire’s ultrafast, battery-integrated technology to meet the growing demand from EV drivers for high-speed, on-the-go charging.

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Faurecia and Accenture partner on products and services for connected and autonomous vehicles

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BYD Seal EV coming to Europe as company mulls adding Dolphin hatchback next

Electrek

Build Your Dreams (BYD) continues to expand upon its own dream of becoming a global household name in autos as it is making headlines yet again. After recently announcing entry into Europe with sales of three of its EVs, BYD has announced a fourth – the Seal – will be joining the lineup. Furthermore, the automaker’s Dolphin hatchback could soon be joining the Euro party as well. more….

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Schlumberger and RTI International partner to accelerate the industrialization of NAS carbon capture technology

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Schlumberger has entered into an agreement with RTI International , a nonprofit research institute, to accelerate the industrialization and scale-up of its proprietary non-aqueous solvent (NAS) technology, which enhances the efficiency of absorption-based carbon capture. The NAS technology will be applicable to capture CO 2 across a broad variety of industrial emissions.

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Taco Bell innovates the fast food experience with fast chargers for EV drivers with the munchies

Electrek

Your favorite late-night snack place, Taco Bell, is always looking for new ways to serve its customers, introducing irresistible favorites like nacho fries. TB’s latest idea: to serve the growing population of EV drivers with ultrafast charging stations so you can “get an EV charge and a chalupa all in one easy stop.”. more…. The post Taco Bell innovates the fast food experience with fast chargers for EV drivers with the munchies appeared first on Electrek.

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BAE Systems and Hyundai Supernal to collaborate on flight control system for electric aircraft

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BAE Systems and Supernal will partner to design and develop the flight control computer for Supernal’s electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing (eVTOL) vehicle. In support of Supernal—an advanced air mobility company from Hyundai Motor Group ( earlier post )—BAE Systems will help define the architecture of a lightweight, fly-by-wire system for its autonomous-capable aircraft.

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ExxonMobil announces 6th oil discovery offshore Guyana with Ranger-1; Guyana may move from non-producer to regional powerhouse

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The Biden administration just announced the first-ever California offshore wind lease sale

Electrek

The US Department of the Interior today announced that the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) will hold an offshore wind energy lease sale on December 6, 2022, off central and northern California. It’s also the first-ever US sale to support potential commercial-scale floating offshore wind energy development. more…. The post The Biden administration just announced the first-ever California offshore wind lease sale appeared first on Electrek.

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General Fusion and UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) announce collaborative agreement to advance commercial fusion energy

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General Fusion and the UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) kicked off projects to advance the commercialization of magnetized target fusion energy as part of a collaborative agreement. The results will hone the design of General Fusion’s demonstration machine being built at the Culham Campus, part of the UK fusion cluster. Ultimately, the company expects the projects will support its efforts to provide low-cost and low-carbon energy to the electricity grid.

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Rolls Royce officially unveils fully electric Spectre sparking bold new chapter in luxury

Electrek

Rolls Royce is taking luxury driving into a new era with the release of its fully electric Spectre super coupe. The luxury automaker says the Rolls Royce Spectre is a “prophecy fulfilled,” and the world’s first ultra-luxury EV super coupe. more…. The post Rolls Royce officially unveils fully electric Spectre sparking bold new chapter in luxury appeared first on Electrek.

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Rolls-Royce Spectre unveiled: the marque’s first fully-electric car

Electric Cars Report

In 1900, Rolls-Royce co-founder, Charles Rolls, prophesised an electric future for the motor car. Having acquired an electric vehicle named The Columbia Electric Carriage, he foresaw its suitability as a clean, noiseless alternative to the internal combustion engine – providing there was sufficient infrastructure to support it. Today, more than 120 years later, the time […] The post Rolls-Royce Spectre unveiled: the marque’s first fully-electric car appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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Used EV prices are finally stabilizing in the US – here’s why that’s great news

Electrek

Prices for used EVs in the US have stabilized after climbing 12 of the last 16 months, according to electric vehicle range analyst company Recurrent’s “ Used Electric Car Prices & Market Report – Q4 2022 ,” which was released today. more…. The post Used EV prices are finally stabilizing in the US – here’s why that’s great news appeared first on Electrek.

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BYD brings Atto 3 to Mongolia and Nepal

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BYD currently has an 87 percent market share of NEVs in Mongolia and a 58 percent market share of pure electric vehicles in it. The post BYD brings Atto 3 to Mongolia and Nepal appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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Lotus Electre electric SUV to debut on 25th October

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The Lotus Eletre is the first of a new breed of pure electric SUVs. It takes the core principles and Lotus DNA from almost 75 years of sports car design and engineering, evolving them into a desirable all-new lifestyle car for the next generation of Lotus customers. On Tuesday 25 October 2022 – exactly a […] The post Lotus Electre electric SUV to debut on 25th October appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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Cadillac Takes A Page From Tesla's Book, Uses Mega Castings On Celestiq

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The ultra-luxury flagship's production processes also include the 3D printing of 115 parts and a procedure called Flex Fabrication.

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Kingbee Places Binding Order for 9,300 Canoo Electric Vehicles

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Californian high-tech advanced mobility company Canoo has announced a binding order for 9,300 American-made electric vehicles from Kingbee, a leading national work-ready van rental provider, with an option to increase to 18,600 vehicles. Kingbee will upfit, wrap and deliver Canoo vehicles as work-ready fleets solutions for enterprise and small & medium sized business (SMB) customers […] The post Kingbee Places Binding Order for 9,300 Canoo Electric Vehicles appeared first on Electric C

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Tesla Sales Forecasts — Good Or Bad?

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I wrote yesterday about Tesla’s 4th quarter production and delivery forecast throughout the year and what it’s likely to achieve. This was simply a data-driven effort to match up expectations and the likely scenarios. I didn’t think I’d return to the topic anytime soon, but a tweet caught my eye this morning and brought to […].

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BYD ATTO 3 Awarded Five-Star Rating in Euro NCAP Safety Tests

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The all-new full-electric BYD ATTO 3 has been awarded the five-star safety rating by Euro NCAP, Europe’s leading independent safety assessment programme. The BYD ATTO 3, which makes its European market debut at the Paris Motor Show, performed to a high standard throughout the test process, illustrating the vehicle’s exceptional active and passive safety credentials. […] The post BYD ATTO 3 Awarded Five-Star Rating in Euro NCAP Safety Tests appeared first on Electric Cars Report

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Canoo Gets Order For 3000 EVs From Zeeba & 9300 From Kingbee

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Canoo has booked two large orders recently from national leasing companies that serve small to medium size businesses.

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Foxconn wants to be for Tesla what it is to Apple

Electrek

Foxconn, the Taiwan-based manufacturing giant, says that it wants to build electric vehicles for Tesla like it builds iPhones for Apple. more…. The post Foxconn wants to be for Tesla what it is to Apple appeared first on Electrek.

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Peugeot Inception Concept will preview brand’s electric future

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At the Paris Motor Show 2022, Peugeot CEO Linda Jackson announced that in the weeks to come the brand will reveal the Peugeot Inception Concept, showcasing its vision for the next generation of e-Native cars. According to Peugeot Inception Concept will show the quantum leap the brand is soon to make in focusing on a […] The post Peugeot Inception Concept will preview brand’s electric future appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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Tesla Giga Shanghai starts production of Model Y with updated rear seats

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Recent reports from China have suggested that the production of Tesla Model Y units with updated rear seats and emergency door opening systems has begun this month in Gigafactory Shanghai. The production of the updated Model Y units reportedly started around mid-October, according to local media outlets. Images of the Made-in-China Model Y’s updated rear seats have made their rounds on social media platforms in the country.

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XPeng starts warming up for 1024 Tech Day

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At next Monday's Tech Day event, XPeng is expected to unveil new developments in the areas of assisted driving, smart interactions, smart robotics, and flying cars. The post XPeng starts warming up for 1024 Tech Day appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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Tesla’s Elon Musk confirms his attendance on TSLA Q3 2022 earnings call

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Last year, Elon Musk caught headlines when he mentioned that he would likely be skipping out on Tesla’s earnings calls, at least unless there’s “something really important” that needs to be discussed. This seems to be the case for tomorrow’s TSLA Q3 2022 earnings call. Musk confirmed his attendance at Tesla’s third-quarter earnings Q&A session on Twitter.

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BMW Said To Move MINI EV Production From UK To China

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The new head of MINI, Stefanie Wurst, said that future electric models might be built again at the UK plant.

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Some Chinese energy storage firms reportedly suspend taking orders due to battery supply shortages

CN EV Post

Since the end of September, a continued shortage of battery supply has led to a common suspension of order-taking by energy storage system manufacturers, according to local media. The post Some Chinese energy storage firms reportedly suspend taking orders due to battery supply shortages appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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Here’s how US electric vehicle sales by maker and EV model through Q3 2022 compare

Electrek

2022 has been the biggest year for electric vehicles in the United States on record as automakers go head to head to claim their position in the auto industry’s future. So, which automakers are winning so far? Here’s a breakdown of electric vehicle sales by EV model in the United States through the third quarter of 2022. more…. The post Here’s how US electric vehicle sales by maker and EV model through Q3 2022 compare appeared first on Electrek.