Mon.Aug 29, 2022

Delhi startup develops air-purifying motorcycle helmet

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An anti-pollution helmet developed by a Delhi-based startup can help 2-wheeler riders breathe cleaner air. The helmet developed by Shellios Technolabs has a Bluetooth-enabled app that lets the rider know when the helmet requires cleaning.

Toyota and DOE look at how hydrogen fuel-cell tech could help smooth the grid

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Toyota announced last week that it’s collaborating with the U.S.

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NYK Line invests in waste-to-biofuel company

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NYK Line has invested in Japan-based Sustainable Energy Co.

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Genesis prices Electrified G80 at $80,920, expands EV availability to more states

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Hyundai’s Genesis luxury brand has announced that the Electrified G80 luxury sedan for the U.S. market will start at $80,920 and be offered in a single, very well-equipped configuration.

U-M researchers challenge USPS EV environmental study

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A new University of Michigan study finds that making the switch to all-electric mail-delivery vehicles would lead to far greater reductions in greenhouse gas emissions than previously estimated by the US Postal Service (USPS). Earlier post.).

US-based Honda-LG battery venture will power future EVs from 2026 on

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Honda Motor Co. and LG Energy Solution on Monday announced plans to establish a joint venture company for making lithium-ion battery cells in the U.S. that will power “Honda and Acura EV models for the North American market,” according to the companies.

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Hyliion acquires KARNO fuel-agnostic generator technology from GE for range-extended electric truck

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Hyliion, a developer of electrified powertrain solutions for Class 8 commercial vehicles ( earlier post ), has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a new fuel-agnostic generator (KARNO) from GE Additive for its range-extended series-hybrid powertrain.

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PEUGEOT estimates it will assemble up to 10,000 batteries per month for cars, 7,000 for LCVs by next year

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By 2025, 100% of PEUGEOT model line-up will offer an electrified variant. This will require a substantial uplift in the number of batteries being produced.

EV chargers to be mounted on power poles to help households with no parking

The Driven EV News

ARENA funds trial of 50 EV chargers mounted on power poles. There could be demand for 190,000 such EV chargers once everyone goes electric. The post EV chargers to be mounted on power poles to help households with no parking appeared first on The Driven. Charging EV News

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POSCO Chemical, GM in large-scale CAM supply agreement to support EV growth

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POSCO Chemical and General Motors Co. recently announced a binding agreement for a large-scale supply of Cathode Active Material (CAM) to help GM meet its fast-growing EV production needs. CAM is a key battery material consisting of components like processed nickel, lithium and other materials representing about 40% of the cost of a battery cell.

NIO Q2 earnings preview: Will this be last reset before product super cycle hits full stride?

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Edison Yu's reiterated NIO as their top pick for China electric vehicles and kept Buy rating for the stock. The post NIO Q2 earnings preview: Will this be last reset before product super cycle hits full stride? appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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UConn researchers developing tubular PEM fuel cell

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A team of UConn researchers led by Jasna Jankovic, an assistant professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering in the School of Engineering, has devised a novel design for a tubular polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM) fuel cell.

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Tesla is suing my state so Louisianans can buy EVs

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Tesla is suing the State of Louisiana over a law that restricts its ability to sell EVs directly to customers which violate its constitutional rights, The Wall Street Journal reported. Tesla is also fighting for the freedom of not just me but all Louisiana consumers.

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H2 Green Steel and BMW Group sign final agreement on delivery of CO2-reduced steel

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BMW Group and H2 Green Steel have signed a final contract on the delivery of CO 2 -reduced steel. The agreement addresses BMW Group’s upstream scope 3 emissions and includes recycling and end-of-life management measures. Earlier post.).

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Americans will install a record 5.6 GW of residential solar in 2022 – here’s why

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American homeowners are expected to install a record 5.6 gigawatts of residential solar in 2022, according to a new analysis from Bloomberg NEF (BNEF). more…. The post Americans will install a record 5.6 GW of residential solar in 2022 – here’s why appeared first on Electrek.

Celgard to provide separators for LFP batteries to American Battery Factory

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Celgard has entered into a strategic alliance agreement with American Battery Factory (ABF), a lithium iron phosphate (LFP) battery cell manufacturer. Celgard and ABF will undertake joint research projects to commercialize state-of-the-art next generation products for reliable high-technology prismatic lithium iron phosphate (LFP) batteries in the US. Under the terms of the agreement, Celgard will supply 100% of ABF’s separator needs for LFP battery cells in the US.

Electric boat breaks new speed record at 109 mph with Vision Marine’s new outboard motor

Electrek

An electric boat has achieved a top speed of over 100 mph for the first time. In a showcase of its latest electric outboard motor, Vision Marine Technologies (NASDAQ: VMAR) has achieved a new speed record of 109 mph on the water. more….

“Smashed:” Record month in store for Tesla sales as seventh ship arrives

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Tesla on track for record quarter of EV sales as seventh ship delivers Model Y and Model 3 in Australia. The post “Smashed:” Record month in store for Tesla sales as seventh ship arrives appeared first on The Driven. Electric Cars EV News Model Y Tesla

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The number of EVs with 300+ miles of range tripled in the US in 2022 – but do we even need it?

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According to the “fact of the week” from the United States Department of Energy, the number of EVs offering at least 300 miles of range has grown tremendously since 2016 and has tripled in 2022 compared to a year prior.

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Funky Ora Cat electric hatch sizes up to Tesla Model 3 in Melbourne first

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How a new all-electric hatch that could hit the local market measures up against the popular Tesla Model 3. The post Funky Ora Cat electric hatch sizes up to Tesla Model 3 in Melbourne first appeared first on The Driven. Electric Cars EV News funky cat good cat Model 3 Ora Tesla

NIO's new patent hints it could launch models with electric rear wing

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The device not only makes the vehicle look better, but also reduces wind resistance and enhances rear wheel grip and vehicle steering performance, the patent's description document shows. The post NIO's new patent hints it could launch models with electric rear wing appeared first on CnEVPost.

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Genesis EV availability, 600-mile cell-to-pack tech, Honda-LG battery plans, Toyota fuel-cell power plant: Today’s Car News

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Battery supplier CATL’s cell-to-pack tech will allow a 600+ mile range in an EV out early next year. Genesis prices its Electrified G80 and expands EV sales. Toyota is examining the use of hydrogen fuel cell tech with renewables.

Hongguang Mini EV convertible version to go on sale in China on Sept 1

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The model comes in blue, green and black and the first open sales will be on a first-come, first-served basis. The post Hongguang Mini EV convertible version to go on sale in China on Sept 1 appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. Industry Product Launch SAIC-GM-Wuling

Filling the Tank with Sunbeams and Breezes

Energy Institute at HAAS

Strategically timed vehicle charging can help green the grid.

Tesla violated labor laws because it required employees to wear company uniform

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Tesla reportedly did not allow employees to wear pro-union clothing, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) said, ruling the automaker broke labor laws. Tesla, in reality, required production workers to wear the company uniform, which is suggested for safety and quality control reasons.

Media goes nuts over Elon Musk calling for more oil and gas, but here’s the full quote

Electrek

The media is going nuts over Elon Musk calling for more oil and gas at an energy conference in Norway, but the full quote is not being widely reported and brings some important context. more….

Tesla Model S Plaid dismantles previous EV hot lap record by nearly five seconds

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A Tesla Model S Plaid driven by professional electric vehicle driver Blake Fuller recently dismantled the previous EV hot lap record at Sebring Raceway in Highlands County, Florida, which was not close.

CATL’s energy dense Qilin batteries one-up the 4680 cell and will debut in the ZEEKR 009

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Following the debut of its third generation cell-to-pack (CTP) “Qilin” battery cells in June, battery expert CATL has shared which EV brand will be the first to use them – ZEEKR.

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GM CEO focuses on 1 million EV target, subtly leaves out Tesla-beating goal

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General Motors has been pretty open about its electric vehicle aspirations. Being the company that US President Joe Biden has dubbed the leader of the EV revolution, GM has largely kept the narrative, and it is one that CEO Mary Barra has reiterated several times.

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FLX Bike gives first look at new Weapon X full-suspension electric mountain bike

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FLX Bike has a new electric mountain bike coming. The company has shown off a glimpse of test riding on the FLX Weapon X , seen below. more…. The post FLX Bike gives first look at new Weapon X full-suspension electric mountain bike appeared first on Electrek.

Tesla Giga Berlin gets bullish outlook from Deutsche Bank: “Could be a game-changer”

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It appears that Tesla Giga Berlin is quite an impressive factory. Similar to teams from UBS and Jefferies , Deutsche Bank analyst Emmanuel Rosner also proved bullish on Tesla following an investor meeting at Gigafactory Berlin.

SparkCharge expands EV charging delivery to 12 new California cities with new funding

Electrek

SparkCharge is leading the way on a critical component of the EV industry – mobile charging. The EV network provider announced Monday it will be expanding access to Currently, its on-demand EV charging delivery service to several new California cities. more….

Tesla Giga Texas is stocking up on 4680 structural battery packs

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During the Q2 2022 earnings call, Elon Musk was quick to note that Tesla is not dependent on its 4680 cells yet. Model Ys are being produced in Texas, but only some of them are equipped with 4680 structural battery packs.

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FREY unveils more affordable line of fast, high-end full-suspension electric mountain bikes

Electrek

The new FREY EVOLVE line is designed to take the brand’s popular high-end electric mountain bikes and reduce prices to make them more affordable for the masses. The first two models have just been unveiled as the FREY EVOLVE NEO and NEO PRO. more….

Elon Musk calls on Twitter whistleblower to provide details on spam accounts

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Elon Musk’s legal team sent a subpoena to former Twitter security chief turned whistleblower Pieter “Mudge” Zatko over the weekend. Musk’s camp wants Zatko to share details about Twitter’s spam accounts, specifically the methods it uses to calculate those figures.

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Smartphone giant Xiaomi might co-brand EVs with BAIC to fulfill its 2024 delivery promise

Electrek

Xiaomi Corporation is reportedly facing delays in acquiring a license to make EVs of its own in China under the Xiaomi Automobile brand it registered in 2021. As a result, the behemoth consumer electronics manufacturer is in early talks with Beijing Automotive Group Co.

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket breaks payload mass record with repaired booster

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SpaceX has set a new record for the heaviest payload launched on a Falcon 9 rocket as part of a routine Starlink satellite launch.