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Autonomous driving company Pony.ai expands into Arizona, launches robotaxis with Geely in Suzhou

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Pony.ai, a leading global autonomous driving technology company, plans to begin testing its autonomous vehicles in Tucson, Arizona, with trained safety drivers behind the wheel of the vehicles. operation is the first and only location in Arizona for the company.

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Canada-based ElectraMeccanica to build SOLO EVs in Arizona

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ElectraMeccanica Vehicles Corp. , a Canada-based designer and manufacturer of electric vehicles, has selected Mesa, AZ, for its US assembly facility and engineering technical center. Phoenix ranks as the fifth-largest city in the US according to 2020 census data, with nearly 1.8 million residents.

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Invisible Urban Charging to roll out 13,980 EV chargers in Arizona

Electric Cars Report

Invisible Urban Charging (“IUC”) is partnering with EV Charging of Arizona to roll out 13,980 chargers for electric vehicles into the State of Arizona, increasing its total number of EV chargers seven times.

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Taseko Mines: EPA issues draft permit for Florence Copper Project in Arizona

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Canada-based Taseko Mines Limited said that the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has publicly issued a draft Underground Injection Control (UIC) permit for Taseko’s Florence Copper Project in Arizona.

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Forest Service releases Final Environmental Impact Statement for Resolution Copper mine in Arizona

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The US Forest Service has published the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for Rio Tinto’s and BHP’s Resolution Copper mine project in Arizona ( earlier post ).

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LG Energy Solution building $1.4B, 11 GWh gigafactory in Arizona

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billion) in Queen Creek, Arizona to build a new cylindrical battery plant with a total capacity of 11 GWh. The Arizona plant will be LGES’ second standalone facility in the US after one in Holland, Michigan. LG Energy Solution will invest 1.7 trillion won (US$1.39 Construction is scheduled to start in the second quarter of this year and mass production is targeted for the second half of 2024.

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Nikola launches serial production of Nikola Tre BEV in Arizona; fuel-cell trucks next year

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Phase 1 of the Coolidge, Arizona manufacturing facility provides Nikola with a production capacity of 2,500 trucks. Nikola Corporation has begun commercial serial truck production of the Nikola Tre BEV (battery-electric vehicle); initial customer shipments have begun.

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Report: LGES May Supply Tesla With Batteries From Arizona

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The company says that it is in "active discussions" with Tesla

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Tesla solar-powered “V4” Supercharger station coming to Arizona

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Tesla’s first solar-powered V4 Supercharger station might be coming to Yuma County, Arizona. According to Tesla Supercharger connoisseur @MarcoRPTesla , the V4 Supercharger station in Arizona is located by the Dateland Travel Center along Interstate 8.

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Electrify Commercial collaborating with Arizona Public Service to provide statewide ultra-fast charging stations

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Electrify Commercial will provide its charging equipment, networking, and customized services to support Arizona Public Service Company (APS) with its Take Charge AZ investment in electric vehicle (EV) fast charging.

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Innovative Arizona Utility Program Rents Your Roof For Solar Power

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Now, a new initiative in Arizona shows that it's possible for utilities and individual home solar. electric utilities Arizona renewable energy solarThe proliferation of home solar power systems has some utilities worried about potential damage to their business models. And charging an electric car with renewable energy from solar panels remains the low-carbon ideal for many green-car buyers.

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VW built a proving ground for fast-charging in the Arizona heat

Green Car Reports

Volkswagen built its Arizona Proving Grounds for hot-weather testing of new cars. Now the automaker is subjecting charging stations to the Arizona heat as well. A 50-space charging site was recently added to the Maricopa, Arizona, facility, VW said in a press release Wednesday.

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Volkswagen Group of America opens next-gen charging station at Arizona global test center

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This next-generation charging station at its Arizona Proving Grounds will be used to help VWGoA evaluate battery and charging performance under extreme hot-weather conditions.

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Tesla to install first 350kW V4 Supercharger with solar and Megapack in Arizona

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Twitter sleuths unearth Tesla plans to build first V4 Supercharger station in Yuma County, Arizona, powered by solar and a Megapack battery. The post Tesla to install first 350kW V4 Supercharger with solar and Megapack in Arizona appeared first on The Driven.

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thyssenkrupp nucera to deliver electrolyzers for Air Products’ hydrogen facility in Arizona; 2nd joint project under strategic partnership

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Air Products has awarded thyssenkrupp nucera a contract for the supply of alkaline water electrolysis technology for a 10 metric ton per day facility to produce green liquid hydrogen in Casa Grande, Arizona.

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A Swiss solar company announces a new production facility in Arizona

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Swiss solar technology company Meyer Burger announced today that it is opening a production facility for high-performance solar modules in Goodyear, Arizona – its first factory in the US, and its first outside of Europe.

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Nikola breaks ground on Arizona fuel-cell electric truck plant

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Nikola Motors announced Thursday that it had broken ground on a factory for hydrogen fuel-cell semi trucks in Coolidge, Arizona. The 1 million-square-foot, $600 million, factory will be built in phases, according to a Nikola press release.

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LANL, U Arizona study finds vampire algae killer’s genetic diversity poses threat to biofuels

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New DNA analysis by a team from Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and the University of Arizona has revealed surprising genetic diversity in a bacterium that poses a persistent threat to the algae biofuels industry. Brown, Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. The two samples collected one year apart came from an outdoor algae cultivation system in the Sonoran Desert of Arizona run by University of Arizona collaborators Seth Steichen and Judith Brown.

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Lucid to expand Arizona production plant in 2023

Teslarati

Lucid Motors ( NASDAQ: LCID ) is planning to expand its AMP-1 production facility in Casa Grande, Arizona, with construction starting in 2023, documents show. The post Lucid to expand Arizona production plant in 2023 appeared first on TESLARATI.

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Tesla Insurance expands to Arizona and Ohio, now available in five states

Electrek

Tesla announced the expansion of its new insurance business to Arizona and Ohio – making it now available in five states. more… The post Tesla Insurance expands to Arizona and Ohio, now available in five states appeared first on Electrek.

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Li-Cycle to build new Li-ion battery recycling facility in Arizona; third commercial spoke

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the largest lithium-ion battery recycler in North America, will build its third commercial lithium-ion battery recycling facility, to be located in Gilbert, Arizona, within the Phoenix metropolitan area. Our Arizona Spoke will have two 5,000 tonne processing lines, effectively doubling our total recycling capacity in North America. Li-Cycle Corp.,

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EGEB: Two Arizona companies partner to ramp up EV truck, battery production

Electrek

In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): Two Arizona-based companies team up to produce batteries and convert truck fleets to electric. more… The post EGEB: Two Arizona companies partner to ramp up EV truck, battery production appeared first on Electrek.

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A win for equitable EV charging in Arizona!

Plug in America

Scottsdale is now the fifth city in Arizona to adopt EV-friendly building codes – joining Flagstaff, Sedona, Avondale, and Tucson. We are thrilled to announce that the City of Scottsdale voted last week to update their building codes to require EV charging in new construction.

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An Arizona utility just lost in appeals court for price gouging rooftop solar customers

Electrek

A federal appeals court yesterday ruled that Arizona utility Salt River Project, which services most of the Phoenix metropolitan area, can be held liable for violating antitrust laws because it charged customers who own rooftop solar panels higher electricity rates.

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Arizona plant for Lucid Air electric sedan is complete, as company plans expansion for 2023 SUV

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Lucid Motors on Tuesday announced completion of construction on its factory in Casa Grande, Arizona. Pending further equipment installations, the factory is scheduled to start building the Lucid Air electric car in spring 2021.

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Lucid (nee Atieva) to build luxury electric cars in Arizona factory

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The company—formerly known as Atieva—says it plans to break ground next year on a new factory in Casa Grande, Arizona. Manufacturing plug-in cars Arizona Startups Atieva Lucid MotorsLucid Motors has become the latest startup automaker proposing to build electric cars in the U.S. Lucid will begin production of its first electric car by 2018, it said in a statement, and expects to employ more than.

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LG Energy Solution is re-evaluating its $1.3B battery plant investment in Arizona

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billion investment plan for a factory in Arizona. billion battery production facility in Arizona three months ago. battery plant investment in Arizona appeared first on TESLARATI.

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Chevron taps retirees to oppose EV charging in Arizona

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A new report in the Arizona Republic tells us that support for electric cars still hasn't moved us past that. Astroturf lobbying organizations have been a fixture of the EV opposition and anti-climate-action movement—indeed of American politics—for a long time. Chevron is tapping its retirees to mount a letter-writing campaign in. Charging stations

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EGEB: KORE to build 12 GWh lithium-ion battery factory in Arizona

Electrek

more… The post EGEB: KORE to build 12 GWh lithium-ion battery factory in Arizona appeared first on Electrek. In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): KORE Power will build the first lithium-ion battery factory wholly owned by a US company.

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Tesla battery supplier LG Energy Solutions announces $1.4B battery factory in Arizona

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billion battery production facility in Arizona as demand for electric vehicles throughout the United States skyrockets. The Arizona plant will be LGES’s first-ever U.S. battery factory in Arizona appeared first on TESLARATI.

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KORE to build 12 GWh lithium-ion battery factory in Arizona

Electrek

The post KORE to build 12 GWh lithium-ion battery factory in Arizona appeared first on Electrek. KORE Power is now ready to build the first lithium-ion battery factory wholly owned by a US company.

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Lucid readies site of Arizona factory for Air electric sedan

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The Lucid Air moved one step closer to production last week, as Lucid announced Wednesday via Twitter that preliminary work is underway in the construction of its assembly plant in Casa Grande, Arizona. The EV startup, which is far more reserved about its ambitions compared to other startups, has also begun accepting employment applications for

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Report: LGES Reviews Battery Investment In Arizona

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Worseneing economic conditions prompt the company to double check on the investment plan

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Arizona now permits sale of isobutanol-blended gasoline for on-road vehicles

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Arizona Governor Doug Ducey recently signed bill HB2368 , enabling the retail sale of isobutanol-blended gasoline for on-road vehicles. The bill permits isobutanol to be used as an oxygenate in gasoline for on-road vehicles in Arizona. Isobutanol produced by Gevo is already being sold in Arizona for off-road applications such as boating, ATVs, motorcycles and landscape equipment.

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Tesla May Install First V4 Supercharger With Solar In Arizona

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The new charging station will reportedly feature 40 stalls, a solar panel array and a huge battery

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Nikola Celebrates Customer Launch of Serial Production in Arizona

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Nikola marked the beginning of its commercial serial truck production of its Nikola Tre battery-electric Class 8 truck in Coolidge, Arizona

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Uber partners with U Arizona on optics for mapping and safety

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Uber has signed a partnership with the University of Arizona focused on research and development in the optics space for mapping and safety. In addition, Tucson and the University of Arizona will be become the next site for Uber mapping test vehicles. The partners will work to improve the imagery captured and used to build out mapping and safety features. As part of this partnership, Uber is donating to U of A’s College of Optical Sciences.

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Lucid Reports Multiple Battery-Related Fires At Factory In Arizona

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In both cases, the batteries were submerged in water, the factory reportedly had to be evacuated, and workers were injured

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Pedestrians Attack Waymo Self-Driving Cars In Arizona, California

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Two Jaguar I-Pace EVs from Waymo's fleet were vandalized in two separate incidents in Tempe (AZ) and San Francisco (CA) last week

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Lucid Air Production Preview Week Announced At Arizona Plant

InsideEVs

Lucid will give journalists, investors, and select customers factory tours and test rides in late September

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Arizona Residents Explain Why They Love Their EVs

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Just some everyday folks sharing their EV experiences

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Lucid Air Officially Enters Production In Arizona

InsideEVs

Customer deliveries will begin next month

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Nikola Celebrates The Customer Launch Of Serial Production In Arizona

InsideEVs

In 2023, the all-electric Nikola Tre Class 8 semi-truck is expected to be joined by a hydrogen fuel cell version

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