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Electric car conversion books are the place to start if you want to build an EV, or convert a gas car to electric

Let's Talk About Electric Cars Book

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I''m happy to announce the release of our new book, called "Let''s Talk about Electric Cars: 8 Most Inspiring Interviews". I hope you enjoy this book and find it inspirational

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Booking Holdings invests US$500M in DiDi Chuxing; DiDi partners with Continental

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China-based Didi Chuxing, the world’s leading one-stop mobile transportation platform, and Booking Holdings, a global leader in online accommodations and travel e-commerce, have entered into a strategic partnership. Booking Holdings has invested US$500 million in DiDi, recognizing DiDi as a leader in the mobile transportation industry.

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Let's Talk About Electric Cars Book

Electric Cars are for Girls

I''m happy to announce the release of our new book, called "Let''s Talk about Electric Cars: 8 Most Inspiring Interviews". I hope you enjoy this book and find it inspirational

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The Tesla & The Mouse: Children's Book About Electric Car Driven By Rodent Who Loves It

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So for electric-car advocates, a new children's book about a mouse and her Tesla Model S could prove a very useful tool indeed. Tesla Motors plug-in cars BooksWhen it comes to indoctrinating the innocent populace and molding their views, it's best to start young. My Tesla: A love story of a mouse and her car is an illustrated tale about a mouse named Maxine, who buys a red.

2015 64

Death of engines overstated, fully electric world a 'comic book' fantasy: Japanese test company

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Most analysts agree the future of the automobile will slowly but increasingly come to rely on battery power. Electric cars will slowly displace internal combustion engines, many researchers suggest, and peak demand for fossil fuels used in transportation could arrive as soon as the next decade. What will become of companies, then, that focus on. Diesels emissions Future Cars fossil fuels

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New FordPass service allows booking and pre-paying for parking

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FordPass ( earlier post ) now offers users the ability to find, book and pay for parking at garages in more than 160 cities in the United States—all before they even step into the driver’s seat; FordPass is free for Ford owners and non-owners alike.

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Peugeot to open 3008 order book in December

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Peugeot has announced order books for its eagerly anticipated 3008 crossover will open in December. Set to take on the class-leading Nissan Qashqai an. Peugeot 3008 Paris Motor Show Editors Picks

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New SAE book on 48V technologies for mild hybridization

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SAE International announced a new book, 48-Volt Developments , available now on the SAE International website. Development of higher-voltage electrical systems in vehicles has been slowly progressing over the past few decades.

2015 60

'Totaled' is the long, sad story of Better Place and its failure: book review

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It is just over five years since I bought my Better Place Renault 2012 Fluence ZE in Israel—and a little over five months since I returned it to Israel’s Renault importer for a cash settlement. By that time, the 22-kilowatt-hour battery capacity was down to 11.3 kwh, and a warning light had been on continuously since July 2016. I gave. failure Shai Agassi Israel Better Place plug-in cars battery switch Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Battery Swapping

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Leclanché has confirmed order book of 95 MWh through 2018, qualified pipeline of >450 MWh

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At its 2016 Annual General Meeting in Switzerland, vertically integrated energy storage company Leclanché announced it has a confirmed order book of 95 MWh through 2018—equivalent to more than US$50 million in revenue—and a qualified pipeline of more than 450 MWh.

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Owning A Tesla Model S: New Book Offers Tips, Tricks, Inside Info (Book Review)

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Regular readers of Tesla forums will recognize the name of Nick J. Howe, whose hundreds of astute comments recently earned him accolades for "best forum postings over time," according to a reader poll. A Florida chemical engineer and owner of a Tesla Model S P85, Howe has technical savvy, dogged curiosity, and some inside Tesla contacts. He may

Exclusive Greenius Video: Bill McKibben on Hermosa Beach as a Carbon Neutral City

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Times Festival of Books. Bill’s newest book, Eaarth was the topic of of his wide ranging discussion with L.A. Times staff writer, Susan Salter Reynolds, well known for her book reviews and “Discoveries&# column. Times Festival of Books

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2016 Chevrolet Volt Configurator Live, California Order Books Open

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Slowly but surely, the 2016 Chevrolet Volt is inching closer to showrooms. Californians can now order the second-generation Volt, while other consumers have a new tool with which to ponder a possible plug-in car purchase. Buyers in other states can at least keep themselves amused with an online configurator that launched recently on the Chevrolet. Plug-In Hybrids California plug-in cars Configurator

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Tesla Model 3: order books full already for 2017!

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Tesla unveiled its affordable Model 3 earlier this year, and it’s a car that promises to democratise electric vehicles. However, unless you’re one of. Green Cars Tesla Electric cars Editors Picks Model 3

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Oil Industry Will Begin To Vanish By 2030, Says New Book

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It''s an environmentalist''s dream, and it''s also the thesis of a new book, which claims the oil industry will effectively vanish in large part within the next two decades. What if electric cars and renewable energy became such common parts of our society that they made the oil industry obsolete? DON''T MISS: Will California Pioneer A World Beyond

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VW Up given power boost as order books opened

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With order books now open nationwide, the updated Volkswagen Up will be hitting UK streets with more power than ever before. The 89bhp one-litre petro. Volkswagen up

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Order books open for new Mercedes E-Class Estate

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Order books have opened for the new E-Class Estate, while a new entry-level diesel engine option has been added to the saloon. Set to take on the BMW. Mercedes-Benz E Class Editors Picks

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Electric-Car Coloring Book By Irked Tesla Employee Explains It All For You

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One Tesla employee, annoyed at being asked the same questions over and over about electric cars--with the occasional ludicrous question thrown in--has created a coloring book about electric cars. As any electric car owner will know, there are still some surprising misconceptions about electric cars out there.

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Jaguar E-Pace revealed–performance SUV with sports car looks rolls into the record books

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Jaguar E-Pace revealed–performance SUV with sports car looks rolls into the record books

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Peugeot Begins Pre-Bookings for i0n EV

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Peugeot has begun pre-bookings for the i0n, its i-MiEV-derived electric car developed in partnership with Mitsubishi. For individual customers, pre-bookings are open on the websites of Peugeot Germany, Great Britain, Spain, France and Italy. Earlier post.) The company says that it has already signed letters of intent with nine companies and administrations projects for car sharing and large fleets in Europe.

Order books open for new Volkswagen Polo: Lease yours today!

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The sixth-gen Volkswagen Polo is available to order from today, with prices for the entry-level S trim confirmed at £13,855 OTR

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Tata Motors Launches the Nano in India, Details Booking Process

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In view of the expected significant demand and limited production capacity initially until the Sanand plant is fully ramped up to capacity, the Tata Nano will be available through a booking mode. They can either pay the entire booking amount themselves or seek financing of the booking amount.

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China’s leading mobile taxi booking app secures $600M from SoftBank Group, Alibaba Group and Tiger Global

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the operator and developer of KuaiDi Dache, a leading mobile taxi booking app provider in China, SoftBank Internet and Media, Inc. Launched in 2012, KuaiDi Dache has grown to become one of the leading and most widely used mobile taxi booking app providers in China. share of the mobile taxi booking market in China by cumulative user accounts. Travice Inc.,

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Electric Leaf order books open in Europe

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Nissan has confirmed that order books for its electric Leaf model will open to UK customers on September 1, ahead of the first deliveries set for March next year. The Japanese carmaker confirmed the date as the order books for the all-electric car open for customers in Portugal and Ireland. Tags: Nissan customers delivery electric car leaf order books

Convoy of cars pushes Nissan LEAF into record books

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Nissan LEAF has entered the record books… again. The multi-award winning vehicle has set the record for the largest parade of electric vehicles. A convoy of 225 cars was driven around the Silverstone circuit to break the Guinness Word Record for ‘largest parade of electric vehicles’.

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Fuel efficient and great ownership profiles: Kelley Blue Book’s recommendations

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If you are looking for an efficient and affordable car, then Kelley Blue Book’s latest analysis may be of great interest to you, especially if you are US-based. Green credentials fuel efficient Kelley Blue Book ownershipThe US new and used vehicle data experts has assessed which vehicles offer the best fuel economy with a five-year’ Total Cost of Ownership’ of less than [.].

Peugeot launching bookings for its numbered 3008 HYbrid4 Limited Edition

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At the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, Peugeot is launching bookings for its numbered 3008 HYbrid4 Limited Edition; only 300 units of the limited edition diesel hybrid will be produced. Earlier post.). The 3008 HYbrid4 is powered by a 2.0-liter HDi FAP 120 kW (163 bhp) diesel engine with an electric motor offering a maximum power output of 27 kW (37 bhp).

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She Wrote the Book on Plug-in Hybrids

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Sherry Boschert has a piece in Sunday's San Francisco Chronicle Insight section. Read it here

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Climatecars launches hybrid taxi booking app

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Eco-conscious London commuters can now use their iPhone to order one of Climatecars’ low emitting taxis. The free app can be used to reserve a hybrid or electric minicab any time of the day, all year round, anywhere in the capital.

Growing Corporate Power Counters Climate-Change Action, So Reframe Debate, Book Suggests

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It''s no secret that environmental demands and regulations pose an inconvenience for large corporations--but what if the problem is more fundamental than that? Beyond corporations worried about profits, could the global economic system itself be the main obstacle to the world collectively addressing climate change? DON''T MISS: Will Biofuels Growth

Acura NSX Hybrid Supercar Pre-Order Books Open. In UK

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For Honda and Acura fans it''s been far too long since the companies made something truly exciting for driving enthusiasts. That should change when the new Acura NSX supercar arrives, following its debut fanfare at the Detroit Auto Show last year. Acura hasn''t yet revealed a release date for the NSX, nor full specifications on its hybrid

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Electric cars as bad as coffee or refrigerators: why we fear new things

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future plug-in cars innovation transportation policy consumer confidence BooksElectric cars face opposition not just from entrenched interests that benefit from the use of fossil fuels, but from car buyers as well. Shoppers continue to express concerns about things like range anxiety and availability of charging stations, among other factors. Many are simply unfamiliar with electric cars—and thus suspicious of.

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Weekly round-up: Life-saving Tesla, government salary sacrifice concerns, order books open for Audi Q2

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In a week that has seen much of the news dominated by Team GB’s increasing medal haul at the Rio Olympics – currently standing at 16, with four gold –. Weekly round-up

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Mercedes opens order books for first plug-in hybrid model

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Mercedes’ first plug-in hybrid model is now available to order in mainland Europe, with prices announced as starting from €108,944.50 (around £86,418.59). The new S 500 plug-in hybrid model features a 3.0

Tata Nano Draws More Than 203,000 Fully Paid Bookings, More Than 2X Initial Allotment

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lakh) fully paid bookings amounting to nearly US$101 million (Rs.2,500 crores). The Tata Nano website recorded 30 million hits from the date of launch of the car to the closure of the booking period (25 April, 2009), nearly 1 million hits a day. Seventy percent of the 203,000 bookings were financed, while 30% of the applicants booked in cash by paying fully. About 4,000 cash bookings were made online through www.tatanano.com, a first for the auto industry in India.

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SAE International releases 2nd edition of book on hybrid vehicle design

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SAE international has released a second edition of the book Hybrid Powered Vehicles , intended to provide executives and decision-makers with the necessary information for making the best choices pertaining to hybrid vehicle engineering. This second edition expands upon the details of the first book by detailing the major developments in the hybrid engineering world that have gained market share and traction.

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Honda opens order book for NSX hybrid supercar

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Honda has opened a pre-order bank for its new hybrid sports car, after receiving unprecedented demand for the new high-performance model, the carmaker claims. UK buyers can now pre-order the new NSX for a deposit of £5,000, ahead of the car’s launch in 2015.

Kelley Blue Book Lists Gas-Savers With Sub-$30k 5-Year Cost

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Yesterday, as we were publishing our own basic guide to some of the costs you can expect from gasoline, diesel, electric, hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles, vehicle information resource Kelly Blue Book (KBB) released a similar list. Rather than comparing energy types, the KBB list shows you all the vehicles on the market with a five-year cost of

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Kelley Blue Book reports that values for fuel-efficient used vehicles have peaked

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In fact, Kelley Blue Book analysts currently see values for some of these vehicles dip into the red for the first time since January. If Saudi Arabia holds true to its planned production increase, Kelley Blue Book analysts expect used-car prices to continue to slip an additional 3 to 5% through summer, and even more if gas prices fall below $3.50 —Alec Gutierrez, manager of vehicle valuation for Kelley Blue Book.