SAE International updates J3016 standard defining autonomous vehicles; free download

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SAE International (SAE) announced a free update to its technical standard, “J3016: Taxonomy and Definitions for Terms Related to On-Road Motor Vehicle Automated Driving Systems.” Recently, the US Department of Transportation (DoT) adopted SAE International’s six levels of automation outlined in SAE J3016 for use in its “Federal Automated Vehicles Policy.” ( Earlier post.).

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Electronics Assist Download resistor colour code calculator,resistance,cap acitance.

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Hello All, Found a great little download that has a bunch of great electronic tools. Electronics Assistant is a Windows program that performs electronics-related calculations. It includes a resistor colour code calculator, resistance, capacitance and power calculations and more. Details of calculations can be saved or printed. It provides all the functions found in the calculators section of this site and more in a stand-alone user friendly program. link].

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First open source release of Automotive Grade Linux available for download

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Automotive Grade Linux (AGL), a collaborative open source project developing a common, Linux-based software stack for the connected car, announced that its first open source software release is available for download. AGL is building the industry’s only fully open automotive platform, allowing automakers to leverage a growing software stack based on Linux while retaining the ability to create their own branded user experience.

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GE and Rosneft to form joint venture to modernize Russia’s oil and gas infrastructure Downloads

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GE and OJSC Rosneft, one of the world’s leading oil companies, signed a strategic agreement to establish a joint venture focused on developing local expertise and technology solutions for the growing oil and gas sector in the Russian Federation. The agreement, which will strengthen both GE and Rosneft manufacturing and commercial capabilities, is part of GE’s plan to invest $1 billion in the oil and gas industry in Russia by 2020.

Drafting the Firewall Rack

Open Source Civic EV Kit

click on the image for a larger view) All the Google Sketchup files for these racks can be downloaded from the Files area of the Civic-EV Google Group. I drafted up a somewhat "exploded" model of the firewall rack.

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Waymo suing Otto and Uber over autonomous driving technology

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Waymo asserted that it then discovered that six weeks before his resignation Levandowski, downloaded more than 14,000 highly confidential and proprietary design files for Waymo’s various hardware systems, including designs of Waymo’s LiDAR and circuit board. Waymo further charged that other former Waymo employees, now at Uber and Otto, downloaded additional confidential information.

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Life With 2013 Tesla Model S: How A Software Update Worked

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One of the many cutting-edge features of my new 2013 Tesla Model S is the ability to download software updates over its cellular connection.

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Segway showcasing single-wheel electric self-balancing One S1 at CES 2017

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Riders must download the Ninebot App, which provides a New Rider Tutorial, as well as the ability to monitor speed, enable carry or lock mode, engage speed limit mode, customize lighting and more.

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Two new EV initiatives

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Download it. Two items caught my attention this week. Plug In America has a new ally with the announcement of the creation of the Electrification Coalition. The goal of this high-powered group of corporate executives is nothing less than the complete transformation of our transportation sector, one in which electricity plays the dominant role where possible.

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9:12am July 27, 2007 - It's Alive!

Porsche 914 EV Conversion

I had to do a reset on the controller after downloading the value to the controller's EEPROM. This morning, I hacked together a serial cable to talk with the ccShell program provided by Azure Dynamics to communicate with the controller.

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Volkswagen ViaVision magazine focuses on e-up! and electromobility

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Click to read or download. Volkswagen has released the latest version of its ViaVision magazine, which this month focuses on electromobility and the forthcoming e-up! city car ( earlier post ).

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Maven deploying its first all-electric shared-use fleet in Austin; 20 Chevy Bolts

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Interested drivers can download the Maven app for Apple in the App Store and for Android in the Google Play Store.

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Harris Interactive survey for Johnson Controls identifies consumer preferences for connected vehicles

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Consumers want this process to be simple to use and for it to be convenient to download apps from traditional channels. When it comes to downloading smartphone apps to a vehicle via an interactive screen, vehicle owners who use downloaded apps on a weekly basis would prefer traditional channels. 62% have a preference for where they would download an app for their vehicle, and of those with a preference, 60% would prefer downloading from an existing app store (e.g.,

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Life With Tesla Model S: Electric-Draw Vampire Slain, At Last

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But it morphed into a detective story that apparently solves the mystery of why my 60-kWh 2013 Tesla Model S still suffered a significant "vampire" power drain, even after downloading new software that was supposed to tame the This started out as a feel-good article about another great experience I had with Tesla''s extraordinary service program.

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Qualcomm announces Gigabit-class LTE for next-gen connected vehicles; Snapdragon X16 LTE Modem

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has introduced a new variant of its connected car reference platform using the flagship Gigabit Class Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 LTE modem to help car manufacturers deliver the high-speed, high-quality and reliable connectivity required for advanced telematics and connected vehicle services—supporting peak download speeds up to 1 Gbps. At CES 2017, Qualcomm announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.,

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2015 Aluminum Joining Manual

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The Joining manual is an update to the EAA’s Aluminium Automotive Manual and is now available for download at no cost at: DriveAluminum.org. The Aluminum Association has published a manual detailing the range of commercially available production processes for joining aluminum components in automotive applications.

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Compare 11 SUVs On 11 Specs

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Once the data was compiled, we created a downloadable pdf document that you can view online, download to your computer, print or share.

American Chemical Society Posts Online Collection of New Resources on Climate Change

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Audio and Presentation Slides (requires Flash) Download PowerPoint. Download PowerPoint. Download PowerPoint. Audio and Presentation Slides (requires Flash) Download PowerPoint. The American Chemical Society (ACS) has posted a new online collection of resources related to climate change, including audio and visual presentations from a recent ACS forum on the science of climate change and video from an ACS press briefing on this forum.

BREAKING NEWS: US Science Report Proves All Out Effort To Fight Climate Change Needed Right Now Or Everyone Is Screwed. Get It?

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If you live in the Southwest of the United States you can click here to download the Union of Concerned Scientists backgrounder on what the new climate change report means for you. This is the cover of the report that was released by the The U.S.

NTSB issues preliminary report on fatal Tesla crash in Mountain View

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According to performance data downloaded from the crash vehicle, a 2017 Tesla Model X P100D, the driver was using traffic-aware cruise control and autosteer lane-keeping assistance, which are advanced driver assistance features that Tesla refers to as autopilot.

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California ARB publishes Battery Electric Bus Charging Cost Calculator

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The staff of the California Air Resources Board (ARB) has published a downloadable tool (a macro-enabled Excel worksheet) for estimating electricity costs for battery electric bus (BEB) deployments in California. The tool estimates monthly electricity costs for BEBs that are charged at the depot or on-route. The spreadsheet allows numerous variables to be factored in for the 9 California utilities included in the tool.

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Honda releases 3D data of past concept models for use with 3D printers

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With the data downloaded from the website Honda 3D Design Archives , Honda''s concept models can be replicated by a household 3D printer. The concepts, such as the 2013 NSX concept shown here, can be viewed in 3D or downloaded for printing. Honda Motor Co.,

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Volvo Group Launches Commute Greener Service; City of Göteborg First to Order

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A commuter who downloads the application Commute Greener, from the iPhone App Store, for example, can use the mobile telephone to register the methods of transport that are used for commuting to and from work.

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Army researchers develop novel nanogalvanic alloys for on-demand hydrogen generation; plans to license

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On this website, visitors can register their interest to be contacted about further developments, post general questions and download background technical information, as well as templates for all the required documents that will be used throughout the process.

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Nissan and DeNA to start Easy Ride robo-vehicle mobility service trial; LEAFs with autonomous technology

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Additionally, about 40 discount coupons for retailers and restaurants in the area are available for download on the participants’ own smartphones. Nissan Motor Co., and DeNA Co.,

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Audi e-tron Electric Car Test Drive Coming to Playstation Soon

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The vehicle will appear in virtual format by December at the Playstation Home site, a free download-able application tied in with the PS3 system. The Audi e-tron electric super-car concept that was recently unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show will be coming to a Playstation system near you soon. Gamers will have a chance to take a

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Toyota begins collaboration with Grab on ride-hailing service in Southeast Asia; MSPF

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Grab offers the widest range of on-demand transportation services in the most markets in Southeast Asia, with more than 55 million app downloads and more than 1.2 Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), Toyota Financial Services Corporation (TFS), Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance (Aioi) and Grab, Inc.

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Qualcomm Automotive Solutions to power next-gen infotainment for Volkswagen vehicles; Snapdragon 820A Processor, Snapdragon X12 & X5 LTE modems

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Both modems have been designed with leading LTE connectivity to support fast downloads, swift application performance, as well as provide enhanced thermal efficiency and optimized power consumption. Also at CES 2017, Qualcomm introduced a new variant of its connected car reference platform using the flagship Gigabit Class Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 LTE modem supporting peak download speeds up to 1 Gbps. At CES 2017, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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EPA Offers Gas Mileage Stickers, Embeds For Selling Used Cars

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In addition to the printable fuel economy labels, the EPA has added a downloadable graphics that sellers can use in online ads. In 2011, the EPA helped make used car buying a little more informative by creating printable gas-mileage window stickers. Now, its effort to help used car buyers get fuel-economy information is going digital. Used-car

Measuring State-of-Charge on Lead Acid Batteries

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I feel very fortunate in that the company I work for (HP) has a subscription to IEEE Xplore, so I downloaded literally a hundred scientific papers today on battery management and state-of-charge measurement of lead-acid cells. Since I'm still waiting on parts from ElectroAuto, I decided to take the plunge and do some extensive research on Lead-Acid battery technology.

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NTSB 3rd investigative update on Boeing 787 battery fire in Boston; battery not overcharged

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On Tuesday, the group will convene in Arizona to test and examine the battery charger and download nonvolatile memory from the APU controller. Several other components have been sent for download or examination to Boeing’s facility in Seattle and manufacturer’s facilities in Japan. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) released a third update on its investigation into the fire aboard a Japan Airlines Boeing 787 at Logan International Airport in Boston on 7 January.

It’s Time To Go To The Mattresses

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Dr. Hansen wrote both a personal letter to President elect Barack Obama as well as a pdf white paper that you can download and read for yourself and don’t let anyone tell you you can’t.

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moovel Group and SSB launching new mobility service in Stuttgart

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The “Flex Pilot” app can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. Daimler’s moovel Group and the Stuttgarter Strassenbahnen AG (SSB) are launching a new mobility service in Stuttgart.

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NREL study finds that uncoordinated plug-in vehicle charging could prove challenging to the grid

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The electric load profiles used in this paper, including household demand and PEV charging with a 10-minute resolution, are available for download in the NREL Data Catalog. An influx of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) charging without coordination could prove challenging to the nation’s electric grid, according to research conducted by the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).

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Automakers agree on common plug to recharge electric vehicles

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Greenius Goes All AB 811 Over Green Task Force

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Click Here to Download a PDF copy of my presentation ). Creative Greenius talks AB 811 Financing to the Green Task Force / photo (c) Debra Bushweit Galliani.

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Where Did All The Hybrids Go?

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Full details about the assumptions can be found in section 4-1 of the study that can be downloaded at no charge here.). The hybrid market has seen low sales in the months leading up to the summer. But sales are expected to ramp up in next few months, as well as longer term.

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The Greenius Goes Into Overdrive

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click on the graphic to download the Manhattan Beach Green book. The Greenius in Yosemite.

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Duke Energy $1.5M program to increase public EV charging stations in N.C. by 30%

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Interested parties can download the public EV charging form or the bus charging form. Duke Energy’s “EV Charging Infrastructure Support Project” will provide $1 million to help cities and towns develop public charging stations for residents. Duke Energy will pay 100% up to $5,000 per charge port; $20,000 per site, or $50,000 per city under the program. Another part of the project is an additional $500,000 devoted to cities and towns for the construction of electric bus charging stations.

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Argonne rolls out updated version of AFLEET alternative fuels and advanced vehicles analysis tool

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Although anyone can download and use the tool, AFLEET was designed for managers that purchase and maintain a fleet of vehicles. Since its initial release in 2013, AFLEET has been downloaded more than 5,000 times, expanding its influence beyond the Clean Cities coalitions.

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