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Sono Motors and MAN Truck & Bus to analyze applications of solar technology in commercial electric vehicles

Green Car Congress

MAN Truck & Bus and Sono Motors have signed a Letter of Intent to investigate the technical and economic feasibility of integrating Sono Solar technology into MAN’s eTGE electric transporter.

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Elon Musk is hosting SNL tonight — here’s how to stream it

Electrek

Whatever you think of him, Elon Musk is indeed the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX. And, again, whatever you think of him, he’s inexplicably hosting Saturday Night Live tonight, May 8th.

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Benchmark: Chinese lithium carbonate premium narrows as hydroxide price increase accelerate

Green Car Congress

Lithium carbonate’s premium over lithium hydroxide in the Chinese domestic market, seen in the first quarter of 2021, is beginning to narrow, as shifting cathode chemistry demand continues to support hydroxide prices in China while carbonate gains soften amid limited spot transactions, according to Benchmark Mineral Intelligence.

Awesomely Weird Alibaba Electric Vehicle of the Week: $1,691 solar-powered tuk-tuk trike

Electrek

I think anyone who has ever suffered through a traffic-infused commute can agree that there are just too many cars out there. And while it’d be great to take a pile of cars off the road in one fell swoop, that’s easier said than done.

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Alsie Express runs first domestic route in Denmark to use sustainable aviation fuel

Green Car Congress

The Danish airline Alsie Express has launched a collaboration with Sønderborg Airport and Danfoss, among others, to introduce sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) into its operations.

Lucid Motors is ‘making an appearance’ during Elon Musk’s SNL episode

Teslarati

Elon Musk won’t be the only thing related to the quickly-growing electric car industry to make an appearance during Saturday Night Live this evening. Tesla rival Lucid Motors will also be making an appearance during the famous television program, likely in the form of a commercial.

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New York State adjusts EV rebate program, adds $30M

Green Car Congress

An additional $30 million is now available through New York State’s Drive Clean Rebate program to encourage more consumers to lease or purchase an all-electric car or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. More than 37,000 EV rebates, totaling more than $54 million, have already been provided under the Drive Clean Rebate program, which is administered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).

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Lion Electric to build US plant in Illinois; largest all-electric medium- and heavy-duty vehicles plant in US

Green Car Congress

Canada-based Lion Electric Company, a leading manufacturer of all-electric medium- and heavy-duty urban vehicles, has selected Joliet, Ill., for the construction of its US manufacturing facility.

Quick Charge Podcast: May 8, 2021

Electrek

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts , Spotify , TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. more… The post Quick Charge Podcast: May 8, 2021 appeared first on Electrek.

Half Of US States Have At Least 1,000 Charging Points

InsideEVs

The EV charging infrastructure expands every day

Most expensive electric vehicles on the road in 2021

Electrek

Electric vehicles are booming. Shortened supply chains, making parts in-house, and advanced battery technologies have significantly helped manufacturers lower the costs of their electric vehicles. Consumers may soon see multiple EVs for sale under $30,000 , which is exciting.

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Tesla Has Big Plans For Solar Roof & Powerwall Battery Combo

InsideEVs

Tesla has also reportedly begun production of a new and improved Powerwall

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Tips: 5 Best Car Maintenance Practices

Clean Fleet Report

Safety and Savings Are Covered with the Right Care. This article may contain affiliate links. Whether you’re driving an electric car or a vintage machine, maintaining your car properly keeps it in top condition. It ensures you, your family, passengers and fellow drivers are safe.

See Tesla Cybertruck Prototype In New York

InsideEVs

Some saw it on the streets, others can in a showroom

Breaking! This Morning In New York City, CyberTruck

EV Obssesion

Story to come, With much appreciation to Mira Shahan & Brendan Miles, courtesy of CleanTechnica Tip of the hat and heart to Brendan and Mira. The post Breaking! This Morning In New York City, CyberTruck appeared first on EV Obsession.

Watch Nikola Tre Semi Drag Race Ford F-350 Pickup Truck

InsideEVs

Will we see a race against Tesla Semi as well

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Sono Motors & MAN Truck & Bus Want to Jointly Analyze Applications of Solar Technology in Commercial Vehicles

EV Obssesion

ELECTRIC TRANSPORTER COLLECTS ADDITIONAL ELECTRICITY THROUGH SOLAR ENERGY SONO SOLAR TECHNOLOGY IS LIGHTWEIGHT, ROBUST AND CAN BE FLEXIBLY ADAPTED TO VEHICLE GEOMETRIES COMMERCIAL VEHICLES WELL-SUITED FOR PHOTOVOLTAIC INTEGRATION THANKS TO LARGE AREAS Munich, 7 May 2021 – MAN Truck & Bus and Sono Motors have signed a Letter of Intent.

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Data Shows Half A Million Cars In UK Are Electric Or PHEVs

InsideEVs

That's about 1.4 percent of the total

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2030: 20 Million More ICE Vehicles Will Be on the Roads in the US Than in 2021

EV Adoption

US sales of electric vehicles are expected to increase significantly this decade, however, by the end of 2030 EVs will still comprise only a tiny percentage of vehicles in operation (VIO) and the number of internal combustion engine vehicles (ICE) will actually increase by 20 million.

Tesla Celebrates 25,000 Supercharging Stalls Globally

InsideEVs

The first ones were installed in the U.S. in 2012

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Point-Of-Sale Rebate Changes Will Help More Consumers Buy Electric Vehicles to Lower Their Carbon Footprint & Improve Air Quality in New York State

EV Obssesion

Supports Governor Cuomo’s Nation-Leading Goals in the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act Governor Andrew M.

Nikola Q1 2021 Report: Trial Production To Start Soon

InsideEVs

The target is to deliver the first trucks by the end of this year

How to Flush The Coolant on a Tesla

ENRG.io

Engine coolant, also known as an anti-freeze, is an important fluid for an engine’s proper running. Each vehicle has its specific engine coolant, so be. The post How to Flush The Coolant on a Tesla appeared first on enrg.io. Tesla

Volkswagen ID.3 Expected To Be Sold In China

InsideEVs

The rumor is that it will happen next year

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Volta Trucks Road-To-Zero Emissions Strategy

CleanTechnica

Volta Trucks has laid out its Road-to-Zero Emissions strategy and is launching four full-electric commercial vehicles. The trucks will be between 7.5t and 19t and manufactured at multiple facilities. The target is set to 27,000 vehicle sales annually across expanded markets.

As Electric Vehicle Sales Skyrocket, Tesla Continues to Dominate

CleanTechnica

Originally posted on EVANNEX. by Charles Morris The events of the last year have dramatically demonstrated the truth of the old adage that major crises tend to accelerate changes that were already underway.

Charging Networks That Are Making Road Trip Adventures In Your Electric Vehicle Easy

CleanTechnica

Originally published on EVmatch. By Jeff Pickett There have been some exciting recent developments for adventuresome EVangelists such as myself. While much of driving for most everybody is predictable commuting, sometimes one needs to get off the beaten track.

Rivian Tells Us More About R1T Size & Storage

CleanTechnica

We got an email today with exciting news from Rivian. Not only are we on the list to get some in-person time with the R1T electric pickup truck this summer, but the company also just gave the public a much better virtual look at it. Sure, we’ve seen plenty of pictures of the truck floating […].

Comparing the Best Electric Cars for 2021

CleanTechnica

There are two ways to consider what the best electric cars on the market are. One way is to consider what the absolute best cars are, regardless of price. The other way is to consider what the best cars are when taking price into account. Or, as is the case below, you can include a […].