ISO 19880 – New technical ISO document for hydrogen fueling station standardization

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The TR ISO 19880-1 represents the work of ISO TC 197 WG 24 and is the first document that is meant to start the harmonization of hydrogen fueling stations worldwide. SAE J2601 ( earlier post ) is currently referenced as a fueling protocol in this document.

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ISO/TS 19880:2016 – New technical document for hydrogen stations

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ISO has published a new Technical Specification ISO/TS 19880-1 , Gaseous hydrogen — fueling stations — Part 1: General requirements, which is a key document for the building of hydrogen fueling stations worldwide.

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Volkswagen fights demands for Dieselgate documents, Bosch joins too

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More than a year after its use of illegal "defeat device" software in diesel cars was first revealed to the public, Volkswagen is still dealing with the effects of the "Dieselgate" scandal. The automaker continues to work toward a way to modify affected cars to meet emissions standards, as it continues to negotiate with U.S. regulators over two. TDI VW Bosch Volkswagen diesel scandal

‘Revenge of the Electric Car’ documents return of the EV

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New film ‘Revenge of the Electric Car’, the sequel to the 2006 film ‘Who Killed the Electric Car?’ opens in selected theatres in the US from this Friday (October 21, 2011). Directed by Chris Paine, the documentary film focuses on the ambitions of four men; Bob Lutz, former chief executive of GM, Carlos Ghosn CEO [.]. Electric cars Chris Paine documentary electric car film Revenge of the Electric Car

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DOE seeking public comments on EV Everywhere Initial Framing Document

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is requesting public comment on its recently published EV Everywhere Initial Framing Document. Public comments on this proposed framing document must be received on or before 29 October 2012. The EV Everywhere Initial Framing Document was developed as a principal means of facilitating stakeholder engagement in the planning process. Framing Document.

U.S. DoT Sued For Toyota Prius Unintended Acceleration Documents

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Five days ago, when we told you the National Academy of Sciences was backing the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s findings into unintended acceleration issues concerning Toyota Priuses, we speculated it wouldn’t be the last we’d hear on the matter. Now an American safety group has sued the U.S. Department of

Open Source Civic-EV documents moved

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All files and documentation at the civic-ev Google group has now been moved to the "civicevkit" Google Site: https://sites.google.com/site/civicevkit/ If you need to access the build instructions or Google Sketch-Up files, please go there now. Hi All, It's been a verrrrry long time since I posted here since I sold the Civic-EV. Due to Google removing the Files and Pages feature of Google Groups.

Cal/EPA Releases Fuels Guidance Document

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The California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) has coordinated the creation of a document that is intended as a starting point for potential fuel users, marketers and producers to better identify the regulations and requirements affecting their fuels. of the guidance document , updated in response to comments received, has been released on Cal/EPA’s website. The document includes consideration of : Gasoline w/ E10.

California ARB posts discussion document on $500M FY 2016-17 spend for low carbon transportation and fuels; $230M to fund CVRP

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The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted a discussion document. The discussion document summarizes ARB staff’s work to-date and the draft recommendations for the FY 2016-17 Funding Plan.

California ARB posts discussion document for developing Advanced Clean Transit (ACT) regulation

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The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has posted a discussion document. for upcoming workshops on the development of the Advanced Clean Transit (ACT) regulation.

ARB releases Guidance Document for Low Carbon Fuel Standard

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The California Air Resources Board (ARB) released the final LCFS Guidance Document Version 1.0. This document is intended to help answer questions the Board received regarding the LCFS regulation. The document is divided into several parts addressing specific aspects of the LCFS, including: Overview; Biofuel Producer Registration; Initial Demonstration of Physical Pathway; the LCFS.

Volkswagen of America CEO to testify before House Subcommittee next week on emissions affair; request for all related documents

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From Volkswagen, the letter (dated 29 September) from the House requests a large document dump: All documents, including communications, relating to compliance with the Clean Air Act, EPA emissions standards and regulations, or testing of diesel emissions for all makes and model year vehicles associated with the alleged violations. The documents are due by 13 October; the Subcommittee requested an initial briefing by 2 October.

California should approve VW 'Electrify America' plan for electric-car charging: CARB analysis

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That document is the first 30-month investment plan submitted by Volkswagen for its "Electrify America" program. This Thursday, the California Air Resources Board will meet to consider what action it will take on an important plan that could bring many more electric-car charging sites to the state. Each of four stages in the 10-year plan is. VW plug-in cars charging infrastructure Fast Charging Charging stations Electrify America

House Oversight Committee Issues Subpoena for Toyota Documents

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The US House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform has issued a subpoena for “all documents relating to Toyota motor vehicle safety and Toyota’s handling of alleged motor vehicle defects and related litigation” in the possession of Dimitrios Biller, who served as the National Managing Counsel for Toyota’s American operation from 2003-2007. Biller has claimed that his accusations are verifiable based on documents that are in his possession.

What will VW do with 400,000 dirty diesel cars it buys back?

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After nine long months, the details of the VW diesel emission proposed settlement are out—hundreds of pages of them in at least 18 documents.

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Why one guy bought a 2017 Nissan Leaf electric car: it was a great deal

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The deals, incentives, and rebates currently available on the 2017 Nissan Leaf are generous and well documented.

Electric Car Buyers Slam Dealer Experience; Dealers Don't Like 'Em Either

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Electric-car buyers'' disapproval of the dealership is well documented, as is dealer impatience with the education and added time supposedly required to sell newfangled plug-in cars. Buying a car often isn''t a pleasant experience, and that''s especially true for people looking to purchase an electric car. The latest evidence of this buyer-dealer

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How Bad Was Nissan Dealer When Buyer Wanted A Leaf Electric Car? THAT Bad

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But a meticulously documented, amusing written log of all the misery involved in. Five years after the first modern mass-market electric car launched, stories of recalcitrant car dealers continue to surface from buyers. Walk into a dealership, explain that you want to buy an electric car. and then endure a litany of reasons why you don't. Green Dealership New car sales dealers plug-in cars sales

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Trump budget slashes EPA emission testing, hits makers with higher fees

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According to a detailed internal budget document published in the The Washington Post, the Trump administration wants to eliminate virtually all federal funding for the agency’s vehicle emissions and fuel-economy testing budgets. The prospect of ongoing operations as usual continues to darken for the Environmental Protection Agency.

Do Auto Emissions Kill As Many People As Car Crashes?

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Carbon-dioxide emissions have documented negative effects at a planetary level--but could the other gases coming out of vehicle tailpipes be as hazardous to overall public health in total as car accidents are? In the public discourse to date, the answer has previously seemed to be "no." Emissions generally aren''t discussed in terms of individual

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2018 Nissan Leaf electric-car prototype driven: first impressions

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Cameras have to be left on the bus, all phone lenses have to be covered, and documents committing you to keep quiet until the embargo lifts must be signed. When visiting an automaker's proving ground to drive cars still under development, security is extensive. In late June, we drove a pre-production 2018 Nissan Leaf at the company's Tochigi Test. plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

Toyota and Lexus secure huge £1.5 million hybrid fleet deal

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million contract to supply a fleet of hybrid cars to Itec-an international print and document processing business. Toyota has won a £1.5

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Tesla electric cars have quality issues, but owners love them regardless

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Since the Model S launched in 2012, multiple quality issues have been documented by both owners and media outlets like Consumer Reports. Tesla electric cars have many notable and pioneering qualities. Faultless reliability has not necessarily been one of them. The Model X debuted with a particularly high level of initial-quality issues, likely a. Power Tesla Motors plug-in cars Customers Tesla Model 3

German government adopts ethics rules for automated driving

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The driver in control (human or car) must be documented and the data saved (e.g. The German government is adopting an action plan to implement the recommendations of its Ethics Commission on automated driving. The expert panel, headed by the former Federal Constitutional Court Prof. Dr. Dr. Udo Di Fabio, developed guidelines for the programming of automated driving systems. The report of the Ethics Committee comprises a total of 20 theses.

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California ARB Releases Peer Review Documents for Low Carbon Fuel Standard

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The staff of the California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the final external peer review documents regarding the proposed Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) regulation. ARB staff also posted two memoranda between ARB staff and staff of the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB), who served as the intermediary between ARB and the peer reviewers to ensure their independence.

Dyson electric car plans revealed by U.K. government filings

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It's developing an electric car at its headquarters in Wiltshire, England, according to government documents. Would you buy a car from a company that makes vacuum cleaners? Dyson, the U.K. company known for its bagless vacuums, could soon try to build an electric car of its own. DON'T MISS: Dyson Buys Solid-State Battery Startup Sakti3 For $90. Europe plug-in cars sakti3 dyson solid-state cell

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Toyota Setsuna electric car concept: wood body, 28-mph speed

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Toyota's reluctance to entertain the notion that battery-electric cars have any place in the future of zero-emission vehicles is well documented by now. So it was a surprise when the company announced that it would show an all-electric concept car, the Setsuna, in its first appearance at the Milan Design Week events that kick off on April 11. Green Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) plug-in cars

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Army Research Lab discovers aluminum nanomaterial rapidly splits water on contact

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The next steps are to document the discovery with papers and intellectual property protections, some of which are ongoing, and to coordinate further applications with scientists and engineers across the laboratory.

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Guernsey plans to reduce traffic by penalising drivers

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Guernsey''s environment committee has put forward its third transport strategy in a decade, a document in which there are several measures to reduce the number of cars on the island''s roads.

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SAE’s highest technical safety award goes to hydrogen fueling paper

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This technical paper (SAE 2014-01-1990)—recognized today—documents more than a decade worth of testing and simulation to confirm the hydrogen fueling protocols targets and limits set forth by the SAE J2601 protocol.

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Tesla Model 3 mania, VW lawsuit, Volvo backs CCS DC fast charging: Today's car news

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Today, the countdown to the reveal of the Tesla Model 3 electric car commences, a fired employee sues Volkswagen, alleging the company destroyed documents related to the diesel scandal, and Volvo backs the Combined Charging Standard (CCS) for electric cars.

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Sporty BMW i3s, electric Mini, diesel jail sentence, tougher emission testing: The Week in Reverse

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Which huge company challenged the public to "read the documents," only to get bitten when two researchers did exactly that? What new and updated electric cars will appear at the Frankfurt auto show? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending on Friday, September 1, 2017. Friday. The Week In Reverse

Global charging point close to 2.4m by 2020

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That’s the prediction of Pike Research, which has just published a 99-page document raising key questions on the roll-out of charging points for plug-in electric vehicles. Almost 45,000 public charging stations could be installed around the world during 2012, taking the global total to just short of 200,000. It predicts almost 2.4 million charging points [.]. Latest news charging point

WorldAutoSteel release v6 of Advanced High-Strength Steels Application Guidelines

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These interactions have led to significant feedback and the capturing of more information in the forming and joining of newer Advanced High-Strength Steels, which is documented in the AHSS Guidelines Version 6.0. WorldAutoSteel, the automotive group of the World Steel Association, has published a major update to Advanced High-Strength Steels Application Guidelines (AHSS Guidelines), Version 6.0. AHSS Guidelines Version 6.0

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SAE J2954 Wireless Charging on track to make decision for WPT 2 (7.7kW) in January; planned commercialization in 2020

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The SAE J2954 Standardization plan includes coordinated bench and vehicle testing, industry consensus work (standards documents) and three milestones from 2016-2018 in support of commercialization of wireless power transfer by 2020.

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Velocys in strategic alliance with Morimatsu for modular, lower cost GTL and BTL plants

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Velocys expects the terms of the MOU to be reflected in legally binding documentation within the next few months. Velocys plc, the developer of smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL) plants, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Morimatsu (Jiangsu) Heavy Industry Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Morimatsu Industry Co., establishing a strategic alliance. Morimatsu will be Velocys’ preferred supplier of module engineering and fabrication services for the plants.

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Extent of Volkswagen diesel deceit detailed in new book

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The fact that VW carried out the deception is a well-documented story, covering how the software worked, how the company cheated, and more. It's getting close to two years since Volkswagen admitted it had installed "defeat device" software on hundreds of thousands of diesel vehicles sold in the U.S. But what went on behind the scenes leading up to. TDI VW VW Group Volkswagen diesel scandal

SAE publishes SAE J2601 standard to harmonize H2 fueling of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles worldwide

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The data confirming this hydrogen fueling methodology—from automakers and hydrogen fuel providers—was documented in the 2014 SAE World Congress Technical Paper (2014-01-1833). Separate J2601 documents will cover fueling heavy-duty vehicles and forklifts.

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Velocys establishes strategic alliance with TRI for gasification systems for BTL plants

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The company expects the terms of the MoU to be reflected in legally-binding documentation within the coming months. Velocys plc, the developer of smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL), signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with ThermoChem Recovery International, Inc.

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Safety standards created for lithium-ion batteries

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Its document, entitled “J2929 – Electric and Hybrid Vehicle Propulsion Battery System Safety Standard – Lithium-based Rechargeable Cells” provides a foundation from which all battery and vehicle manufacturers can create safe battery [.]. Lithium-ion batteries may soon be subject to safety performance standards after SAE International Battery Standards Committee looked into base standards for the systems.