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China’s Goldwind installed a 16 MW offshore wind turbine in just 24 hours

Electrek

Chinese wind turbine maker Goldwind has installed its massive 16 megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbine in a “record-breaking” 24 hours. more… The post China’s Goldwind installed a 16 MW offshore wind turbine in just 24 hours appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla Lathrop Megafactory spotted with 332 Megapack batteries

Teslarati

The fourth quarter is past its midway point, and Tesla’s Megafactory in Lathrop, California, seems like it’s still going full speed ahead. During a recent drone flyover of the site, a fleet of 332 Megapack batteries was spotted in the facility’s staging areas. The Tesla Megapack may not be as visually compelling as the Cybertruck or the Model 3 Highland, but it is a key product in Tesla’s portfolio.

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Large amounts of carbon capture as a solution is an ‘illusion’ – IEA

Electrek

The oil and gas industry is banking on carbon capture as its “fix” for climate change. The IEA’s new report dispels that idea and offers real solutions. more… The post Large amounts of carbon capture as a solution is an ‘illusion’ – IEA appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla Model 3 Highland named best car you can buy in Norway

Teslarati

Norway-based motoring publication Motor.no has named its Best Car Purchase of the Year award. As per the publication, the best car to purchase in the country today is none other than the upgraded Tesla Model 3, better known in EV circles as Project Highland. The Tesla Model 3 has always been a great car. There is a reason why it became one of the world’s best-selling electric vehicles, after all.

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

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Foton says it tops electric truck sales in Australia with more than 200 orders in 2023

The Driven EV News

Foton reveals the rise in electric truck orders as it tops the segment with the T5 EV light truck. The post Foton says it tops electric truck sales in Australia with more than 200 orders in 2023 appeared first on The Driven.

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Tesla to push through with FSD Beta rollout in China: report

Teslarati

Tesla is reportedly moving forward with plans to introduce its Full Self-Driving (FSD) suite in China, as per a recent local report. FSD is Tesla’s most advanced driver-assist system, capable of navigating both highways and inner city roads. FSD’s entry into the Chinese market has been speculated for some time. Just recently, observations from Tesla watchers indicated that the owner’s manual on Tesla China’s website featured references to FSD Beta.

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New Jersey to ban the sale of new gas-powered cars by 2035

Teslarati

Earlier this week, New Jersey officials announced plans to ban the sale of new gas-powered cars by 2035. The ban is New Jersey’s effort to improve the air quality in the state. “The steps we take today to lower emissions will improve air quality and mitigate climate impacts for generations to come, all while increasing access to cleaner car choices,” said Governor Phil Murphy.

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Lunaz unveils its latest upcycled Aston Martin DB6 – a vision of eco- conscious material

Electric Cars Report

Lunaz Design has unveiled a concept for the world’s most sustainable Aston Martin: an upcycled and elevated DB6. Its silent, powerful 375 bhp electric powertrain and wealth of innovative materials and finishes is a clear statement that sustainable luxury is not defined by compromise, but by an astonishing breadth of new possibilities. While the concept […] The post Lunaz unveils its latest upcycled Aston Martin DB6 – a vision of eco- conscious material appeared first on Electric Cars Repor

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Tesla at the forefront as Nuevo León’s Gov. joins presidential race

Teslarati

Tesla is at the forefront of Nuevo León’s Governor Samuel García Sepúlveda as he carries out his “electromobility” presidential campaign for next year’s election. Governor García Sepúlveda, 35, threw his hat into the ring for next year’s presidential race last week. He submitted his candidacy for the center-leftist Citizens’ Movement (MC) ahead of the general elections scheduled on June 2 next year.

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The Net Zero Industry Act will ensure Europe benefits from its own innovation

Innovation News Network

The Net Zero Industry Act, a key pillar of the Green Deal industrial plan, will enhance the competitiveness of Europe’s net zero industry. The post The Net Zero Industry Act will ensure Europe benefits from its own innovation appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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

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Tesla Giga Berlin supplier fears consequences of IF Metall Strike

Teslarati

Earlier this month, Swedish union IF Metall stated that it was looking to stop vehicle production at Tesla Giga Berlin. The key to the union’s plan was Hydro Extrusions Vetlanda, a Swedish company that makes aluminum profiles for the Model Y crossovers that are produced at the plant. Hydro Extrusions Vetlanda is involved in a sympathy strike and blockade.

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Elon Musk takes zealot stance against union as Tesla strike expands in Sweden

Electrek

Elon Musk is reportedly taking a zealot stance against union amid a strike in Sweden expanding and potentially now crippling operations for Tesla in the country. more… The post Elon Musk takes zealot stance against union as Tesla strike expands in Sweden appeared first on Electrek.

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BYD Seal deliveries about to begin in Australia

The Driven EV News

BYD's all electric next-generation sedan's deliveries are about to begin, starting in Queensland. The post BYD Seal deliveries about to begin in Australia appeared first on The Driven.

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Stellantis strengthens ties with China’s auto industry

Teslarati

Stellantis appears to be strengthening its ties in China’s automotive industry. Stellantis recently repurchased €934 million in shares from Chinese auto company Dongfeng as per a pre-existing share repurchase framework. Dongfeng Motors Corporation Ltd. is a state-owned automobile manufacturer headquartered in Wuhan, Hubei. Stellantis repurchases 50 million common shares from DongFeng and plans to cancel them.

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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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Electric vs. Gas Cars: Is It Cheaper to Drive an EV?

CleanTechnica EVs

There are plenty of climate and air quality reasons to buy an electric vehicle (EV), but is it cheaper to. [continued] The post Electric vs. Gas Cars: Is It Cheaper to Drive an EV? appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Next-Gen Nissan Juke And Qashqai EVs To Be Made In The UK: Report

InsideEVs

UK media claim Nissan will announce on Friday that its Sunderland plant will make all-electric successors to the Juke and Qashqai SUVs.

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Electric vehicle fire risks debunked anew in new report

Teslarati

Electric vehicles (EVs) have reached a point where it is almost undeniable that they will only grow in popularity in the years to come. But inasmuch as EV adoption is accelerating, some myths about electric cars and their alleged dangers simply refuse to die. One of these is the idea that electric cars are very prone to fires. When a fire blazed through a car park in Luton Airport last month, speculations were abounding that an electric car was to blame.

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New York Announces Another Big Charging Infrastructure Program

CleanTechnica EVs

Last week, New York Governor Kathy Hochul announced significant changes to the state’s electric vehicle “make-ready” program, aiming to expedite. [continued] The post New York Announces Another Big Charging Infrastructure Program appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Tesla Discounts New Cars In Inventory—All Models—By Up To $6,300

InsideEVs

The discounts are for new and low-mileage vehicles and reach $3,700 for the Model 3 and $3,000 for the Model Y.

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Hedge fund looks to acquire Volta Trucks from bankruptcy, potentially saving tons of jobs

Electrek

Just over a month after Volta Trucks announced it was filing for bankruptcy, shareholder and lender Luxor Capital Group looks to breathe new life into the commercial EV startup, potentially salvaging hundreds on jobs in the UK. more… The post Hedge fund looks to acquire Volta Trucks from bankruptcy, potentially saving tons of jobs appeared first on Electrek.

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Octopus EV becomes first lease provider for Fisker Ocean in the UK

Electric Cars Report

Octopus Electric Vehicles announced a deal with the U.S. EV manufacturer Fisker, to be the first lease provider in the UK to offer a new premium Fisker Ocean SUV. The agreement, which covers an initial fleet of 200 Fisker vehicles, marks the start of a long-term partnership between Octopus and Fisker. Octopus will make the […] The post Octopus EV becomes first lease provider for Fisker Ocean in the UK appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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IZIVIA Putting 2,000 EV Fast Charging Stations At McDonald’s

CleanTechnica EVs

France is electrifying its transport quite quickly, with 20% of new vehicle sales being full electrics and 30% being plugin. [continued] The post IZIVIA Putting 2,000 EV Fast Charging Stations At McDonald’s appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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All-new Renault Master gets electric and fuel-cell powertrain

Electric Cars Report

Renault has sold over 3 million Master vans since 1980, manufacturing them exclusively in Batilly, eastern France, since the model’s introduction. The Renault Master’s success over these 40-plus years and three generations has ranked it as a long-standing leader in its category in Europe. Renault Master vans have found their way on to the roads […] The post All-new Renault Master gets electric and fuel-cell powertrain appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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Plastic waste management: Working towards a sustainable future

Innovation News Network

The European Commission is determined to address the challenge of plastic waste with a comprehensive strategy. Learn more here. The post Plastic waste management: Working towards a sustainable future appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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Jeep Wrangler 4xe recalled because of potential fire risk

Electric Cars Report

Stellantis on Wednesday announced a recall of more than 32,000 U.S.-market plug-in hybrid SUVs to resolve a potential fire risk. The recall affects 32,125 model-year 2021-2024 Jeep Wrangler 4xe SUVs. No other Wrangler models are affected. Additional vehicles are affected in Canada (est. 3,856) and 9,249 outside North America. A routine company review of customer […] The post Jeep Wrangler 4xe recalled because of potential fire risk appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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Southern Europe’s Getting A Big Charging Boost

CleanTechnica EVs

Sometimes, it’s easy to think that Europe has its charging situation all figured out. After all, they’re not struggling with. [continued] The post Southern Europe’s Getting A Big Charging Boost appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Motional IONIQ 5 Robotaxi to Be Manufactured at New Hyundai Innovation Center in Singapore

Electric Cars Report

Hyundai Motor Group and autonomous technology company Motional revealed that their jointly developed all-electric IONIQ 5 robotaxi will be manufactured at the Hyundai Motor Group Innovation Center Singapore (HMGICS). The first production-ready IONIQ 5 robotaxis will be deployed as part of Motional’s commercial services in the U.S., starting in 2024.

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Jeep 4xe Plugin Hybrid Wins Adventure Vehicle Of The Year Award

CleanTechnica EVs

As much fun as I have with my front-drive Bolt EUV crossover on forest roads and other off-pavement places, there. [continued] The post Jeep 4xe Plugin Hybrid Wins Adventure Vehicle Of The Year Award appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Tesla Model 3 Vs. Model Y: Does Upgrading To The Crossover Make Sense?

InsideEVs

This is not a new question, but it's a legitimate one given the similarities and differences between these two popular EVs.

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6 Months With A Cupra Born

CleanTechnica EVs

I was ambushed by the good looks of the Cupra Born when I went to Indooroopilly Auto Mall to check. [continued] The post 6 Months With A Cupra Born appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Comment on William Li touches on Nio's strategy, views on competition, and more in internal remarks by CARS CARS CARS

CN EV Post

Nio previously did its strategic planning based on a five-year length of time, but now that the market is changing so fast, the company has shifted to developing 2-year strategies, William Li said.

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A More Affordable Cadillac EV Is On The Way

CleanTechnica EVs

One of the big challenges the industry faces right now is affordability. When times are good, there are plenty of. [continued] The post A More Affordable Cadillac EV Is On The Way appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Tesla wins public apology from owner who tormented the company

Electrek

Tesla has won a court order against an owner in China who tormented the company with protests at stores and events over an alleged “brake failure” that was proven nonexistent. more… The post Tesla wins public apology from owner who tormented the company appeared first on Electrek.

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ChargePoint Shakes Up Leadership In Continued Effort To Improve

CleanTechnica EVs

2023 has been a tough year for EV charging companies, and ChargePoint is no exception. But, an announcement from last. [continued] The post ChargePoint Shakes Up Leadership In Continued Effort To Improve appeared first on CleanTechnica.