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Antelope Valley adds 16 more BYD electric buses to fleet

Green Car Congress

Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) is growing its battery-electric fleet with the purchase of 10 K11M 60-foot articulated buses and six K7M 30-foot buses.

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Rivian R1T electric pickup: More details about towing, gear tunnel, app-controlled tailgate

Green Car Reports

As it gets closer to the planned start of customer deliveries, Rivian continues to whet appetites with more details of its R1T electric pickup truck.

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ClassNK issues AiP for cargo containment system for Kawasaki large liquefied hydrogen carrier; highest carrying capacity

Green Car Congress

Classification society ClassNK has issued an Approval in Principle (AiP) to Kawasaki Heavy Industries for the design of a cargo containment system (CCS) of the world’s largest capacity (40,000 m 3 class per tank) developed for use on a large liquefied hydrogen carrier.

Elon Musk reveals he has Asperger’s in surprisingly on-point “SNL” monologue

Teslarati

Elon Musk’s hosting gig at Saturday Night Live proved to be a lot smoother than what even avid Tesla fans expected. Musk is known for his off-beat humor and his challenges in public speaking, but as soon as his SNL monologue began, it seemed like the Tesla and SpaceX CEO was in his element.

Colonial Pipeline halts operations after cyberattack; largest refined products pipeline in US

Green Car Congress

Colonial Pipeline is the largest refined products pipeline in the US, transporting more than 100 million gallons of fuel daily to meet the energy needs of consumers from Houston, Texas to the New York Harbor.

The Tesla Cybertruck really does make everything look cyberpunk in the real world

Teslarati

Everyone knows that the Tesla Cybertruck is an eye-catching vehicle. Even before it was unveiled, Elon Musk has noted that the Cybertruck was designed to resemble a futuristic armored personnel carrier from a cyberpunk movie set.

Deep-seabed mining robot Patania II successfully reconnected

Green Car Congress

A prototype deep-seabed mining robot that had become uncoupled from a cable connecting it to a surface vessel ( earlier post ) has been successfully recovered from the floor of the Pacific Ocean. Patania II—Global Sea Mineral Resources’ (GSR’s) purpose-built prototype nodule collector—is currently being trialed in 4500 m water depth in the Clarion Clipperton Zone (CCZ) of the Pacific Ocean.

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Tesla And China: A Symbiotic Relationship In The Making

InsideEVs

Tesla has incredible potential in China, but some people think trouble is brewing

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Rivian R1T cargo space is ready for any adventure: dimensions and details

Teslarati

Rivian shared more details about the R1T’s cargo space as deliveries loom closer. Each cargo space and nook seems designed to fit an R1T owner’s various adventures. . Credit: Rivian). What the Frunk? As with any typical battery electric vehicle, the first cargo space to look at would be the frunk.

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Thomas Built Buses Delivers Its 50th Electric School Bus

InsideEVs

The company has orders for hundreds more

Israeli Electric Company Pioneering Research Mission on International Space Station to Test Extreme Fast Charging in Space

EV Obssesion

Ford Opens Registrations For E-Transit And Announces Prices

InsideEVs

Customer trials coming soon both in North America and Europe

Antelope Valley Transit Authority Growing Battery-Electric Fleet with 10 K11M 60 Foot BYD Articulated Buses &6 K7M 30-Foot Buses.

EV Obssesion

LOS ANGELES, Calif. 5/6/2021) – BYD (Build Your Dreams) announced that Antelope Valley Transit Authority, a longstanding customer and community partner, is growing its battery-electric fleet with the purchase of 10 K11M 60-foot articulated buses and six K7M 30-foot buses.

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Skoda Enyaq iV Outperforms VW ID.4 In Bjorn Nyland's Range Test

InsideEVs

It gets better efficiency and higher range at higher speeds

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DTE Energy Partners With Ford Motor Company On New Rooftop Solar Installation & Battery Storage Technology

EV Obssesion

Tesla Model S vs. Model 3: Comparing sedans side by side

Electrek

Tesla’s Model S and Model 3 provide drivers with either a taste of veteran performance or refreshing innovation and value. Both combine to form the US automaker’s line of electric sedans, although they share more of their mechanical makeup with their respective assembly-line SUV partners.

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This Made in INDIA car has a range of 504 km – Pravaig Dynamics Extinction MK1

Get Electric Vehicle

Tata, Mahindra, Hyundai, etc. have introduced electric cars to the Indian Market. Tesla is also planning to sell electric cars in India. Startups are also tapping the potential of electric mobility and they are growing in the market.

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Tesla Model 3 vs. Model Y: The latest generation basics compared

Electrek

As the two youngest electric vehicles to join Tesla’s fleet, the Model 3 and Model Y have quickly helped propel the automaker to a market cap over $600 billion. While both EVs share several of the same parts, they do remain unique from one another in many ways.

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Why Are Electric Vehicles Better?

ENRG.io

We are hearing more about electric vehicles (EVs) as they’re improving, with greater battery capacity, lesser charging time, appealing models, lower maintenance and operation costs, The post Why Are Electric Vehicles Better? appeared first on enrg.io. Electric Cars

Ford Mustang Mach 1 Vs Tesla Model 3 Drag Race: Running 11s?

InsideEVs

Electric or gas

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What’s Going On Between Tesla & China?

CleanTechnica

Originally posted on EVANNEX. by Charles Morris Around the time Tesla announced plans to build the Shanghai Gigafactory, China’s government rolled out the red carpet.

Electric Vehicle Direct Sales vs. Auto Dealer Protectionism — Podcast with James Chen of Rivian (& Formerly Tesla)

CleanTechnica

This is the second part of a two-part CleanTech Talk interview with Vice President of Public Policy at Rivian James Chen. A video recording of our one-hour discussion is also now online for CleanTechnica Members, Supporters, Technicians, and Ambassadors to view on YouTube.

Legacy Auto Paid To Advertise EVs On SNL Last Night, While Tesla’s Elon Musk Hosted

CleanTechnica

In a move that proves that Tesla is the leader of the auto industry in at least one sense, legacy automakers — Ford, Audi, and VW scrambled to get some EV advertising on Saturday Night Live last night. Lucid also joined the legacy automakers in this endeavor. This is a win for those of us […].

135 Million Americans Are Exposed To Unhealthy Air Pollution

CleanTechnica

With the work-from-home trend’s emergence; lockdowns and closures of various typical gathering spaces like cinemas, restaurants, cafes, and shopping centers; most of us are driving less than we did before the pandemic.

UNFI’s Plan To Reduce Emissions: Adopting Zero-Emissions Emerging Transportation Technology

CleanTechnica

United Natural Foods, Inc (UNFI) has a plan to reduce its greenhouse gas emission footprint in California. The company is adding 53 all-electric transport refrigerated trail units (TRUs) to its fleet at the Riverside distribution center.

Porsche Planning New Platforms For Electric Macan & Boxster/Cayman Twins

CleanTechnica

Porsche is moving quickly to bring more battery electric models to its customers. The electric Macan will go on sale in 2023.

That Time My 7-Year-Old Son Taught Me Something Important About Autopilot

CleanTechnica

Over the years, I’ve had wheel time with everything Tesla sells, including the Model Y most recently. I liked basically everything about the vehicle, but was disappointed that cleaning up a mess (messes are common when you have kids) in the back seat could be a major problem in some cases.

1st Monkey Selfie on a TeslaCam

CleanTechnica

Tesla owner Sam Alburquerque and his wife went on a fun adventure recently and a cute little monkey got curious about the cameras on their Tesla. The trip to Longleat Safari Park was taken in a Tesla Model 3, which took amazing videos of the adventure.

Tesla Is Working On A Platform That Will Allow Car Owners In China Data Access

CleanTechnica

Tesla is developing a platform for its customers in China that will allow them to access the data that their vehicle generates, Reuters reports. Tesla aims to launch the data platform this year.