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KAUST team devises electrically-driven membrane process for seawater lithium mining

Green Car Congress

Researchers at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia have developed a continuous electrically-driven membrane process which successfully enriches lithium from seawater samples of the Red Sea by 43,000 times (i.e., from 0.21 to 9013.43

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Battery supplier SK Innovation won't be banned in the US after all

Green Car Reports

South Korean battery firm SK Innovation (SKI) will be able to move ahead with plans for large-scale U.S. battery production, thanks to a favorable decision by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), Reuters first reported last week.

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SANY developing hydrogen fuel cell construction vehicles

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China-based SANY, one of the largest construction equipment manufacturers in the world, is developing hydrogen fuel cell construction vehicles; two recent examples include a dump truck and a mixer truck, freshly rolled out of SANY’s intelligent flagship factory.

California considers electric-car V2G charging tech for grid stability

Green Car Reports

The idea of using coordinated electric-car charging to stabilize the grid has been discussed for years, but is still in early stages of development. California regulators now hope to bring so-called "vehicle-to-grid" (V2G) technology into focus.

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New waste-to-hydrogen plant in Tokyo to convert wastewater sludge into H2 for vehicles and power generation

Green Car Congress

Renewable hydrogen systems manufacturer Ways2H Inc. and its shareholder and technical partner Japan Blue Energy Co. announced the completion of a facility in Tokyo that will convert sewage sludge into renewable hydrogen fuel for fuel cell mobility and power generation.

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Tesla introduces new 50% Supercharging discount at night in California to help with capacity


Tesla is introducing a new 50% discount for Supercharging during the night at Supercharger stations in metro areas in California. It’s the automaker’s latest move to help with network capacity.

DNV awards API to DSME for new rotor sail system for ultra-large vessels

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Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) announced that DNV has awarded an Approval in Principle (AIP) for the new DSME Rotor Sail System, designed for ultra-large crude oil carriers and LNG carriers.

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Rice, C-Crete team optimizes conversion of tire waste into graphene for stronger concrete

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Rice University scientists and their colleagues at C-Crete Technologies have optimized a process to convert waste from rubber tires into graphene that can, in turn, be used to strengthen concrete.

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Mercedes-Benz unveils EQS specs: up to 478 miles of range on big 108 kWh battery pack


Mercedes-Benz has unveiled today the specs of its upcoming EQS electric sedan and confirmed a range of up to 478 miles on a big 108 kWh battery pack. more… The post Mercedes-Benz unveils EQS specs: up to 478 miles of range on big 108 kWh battery pack appeared first on Electrek. Electrek

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Enviva and MOL to develop sail-powered bulk carrier to cut GHG emissions in biomass supply chain; Wind Challenger hard sail

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Enviva, a global renewable energy company specializing in sustainable wood bioenergy, and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL), a leading global marine transport group, signed a memorandum of understanding agreement to develop and to deploy an environmentally friendly bulk carrier.

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Tesla’s toxic superfans are giving community a bad name as stories go mainstream


Tesla’s problem with toxic fandom is starting to give the community a bad name as some stories of attacks against other electric vehicles go mainstream. more… The post Tesla’s toxic superfans are giving community a bad name as stories go mainstream appeared first on Electrek.

UK APC awarding £9.4M to 22 low-carbon vehicle feasibility studies

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To support the future of green automotive manufacturing and accelerate the UK’s transition to net-zero emission vehicles, the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) has guided £9.4 million (US$13 million) in public funding to 22 feasibility studies looking to scale up the industrialization of low-carbon emission vehicle technologies.

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Tesla (TSLA) surges on Wall Street digesting delivery results, and new bull run is in sight


Tesla (TSLA) is surging on the first trading after it released its delivery results, which the market had three days to digest. A new bull run is in sight. more… The post Tesla (TSLA) surges on Wall Street digesting delivery results, and new bull run is in sight appeared first on Electrek.

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Hummer EV SUV, Mercedes EQS, SK Innovation, California V2G: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

California looks at how utilities in the state might use V2G technology to balance the grid. SK Innovation is back in the U.S. battery game. The GMC Hummer EV SUV gets pricing, feature details, and WTF.

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Lime rolls out affordable rent-by-the-minute electric mopeds in its first US city


Lime is expanding its vehicle lineup to include seated electric scooters (often referred to as mopeds) in addition to standing electric scooters and electric bicycles. more… The post Lime rolls out affordable rent-by-the-minute electric mopeds in its first US city appeared first on Electrek.

Musk blames SpaceX’s latest Starship explosion on Raptor engine leak


CEO Elon Musk says that SpaceX’s latest Starship test flight ended with a midair explosion because a “small” leak started on one of the rocket’s three Raptor engines.

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Himiway Escape electric moped review: Good, fast, and cheap – Can you really have all 3?


As the old adage goes, “Good, fast, cheap. Pick two.” ” While that’s largely been the case in the electric bicycle world, the Himiway Escape may just break the mold and offer up the elusive trifecta.

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Tesla is entering S-curve’s slope amid 109% growth in Q1: Loup Ventures


Tesla experienced a 109% growth this first quarter after delivering nearly 185,000 vehicles , beating Wall Street consensus estimates. With these results, Loup Ventures believes the company is now entering the slope of its growth S-Curve, signaled by Tesla’s acceleration in growth.

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EGEB: Anglers say US offshore wind farm benefits fishing


In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): A new study finds that anglers see Block Island wind farm as an enhanced fishing destination. The world’s largest solar company is entering the hydrogen market.

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Tesla supplier developing dry electrode tech to establish facility in Texas


Reported Tesla supplier Saueressig Engineering plans to establish a facility in San Antonio’s East Side—about 80 miles away from Gigafactory Texas. Saueressig is a division of Matthews International Corp. and may be linked to Tesla’s 4680 battery cell initiatives.

Volta Zero Makes its Spanish Debut as it Continues its European Tour

EV Obssesion

Volta Trucks, the leading full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer, has confirmed that the Volta Zero will make its Spanish debut as it continues its tour of important, sustainability-focused European cities.

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Tim Cook says he has never spoken to Elon Musk, but has great admiration for Tesla and their lead in electric vehicles


In a new interview with Kara Swisher on the Sway podcast , Apple CEO Tim Cook addresses the upcoming lawsuit with Epic Games, the controversy over iOS 14.5’s ’s App Tracking Transparency policies, and more.

GM Hummer electric SUV

Electric Vehicles India

GM Hummer electric SUV. American auto major General Motors reveals the SUV version of electric Hummer. At the moment, we have few specifications about this electric SUV which are General Motors estimates.

Lucid’s $25,000 Car Plans Would Accelerate With Licensing Tech


It could happen in four years instead of nine, but there’s “nothing tangible” so far

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California’s Billion Dollar Energy Bill Question

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A looming problem and a proposal. California is staging a COVID-comeback. Vaccination rates are on the rise. Public schools are slowly opening up. My favorite little league baseball team is … Continue Reading California’s Billion Dollar Energy Bill Question. Uncategorized featured

Xpeng Notes Record Quarterly Car Sales In Q1 2021


New battery options and a third model is coming soon

PureEV Etron+ e-bicycle review

Electric Vehicles India

PureEV Etron+ e-bicycle review. In this customer review, our topic is about Etron+ electric bicycle from PureEV. PureEV is an electric vehicle manufacturer from Hyderabad and our customer is also from Hyderabad.

Tim Cook talks Apple’s autonomous car plans and Elon Musk’s attempt to sell Tesla


In December, Elon Musk remarked that he actually tried to reach out to Apple CEO Tim Cook for a potential Tesla acquisition during the Model 3 ramp’s darkest days.

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3 Great Benefits of Installing EV Charging at Your Airbnb

Charged Future

Making your Airbnb listing competitive and profitable takes a little work. In addition to keeping the place clean, great communication with the guests, and routine maintenance, some hosts add a little extra to ensure their guests have the best experience.

Tesla’s numbers from China are starting to make a real difference


Tesla’s ( NASDAQ:TSLA ) delivery numbers from China are starting to make a real difference, and Wall Street seems to be waking up to the fact.

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Car Park With Dozens Of Hyundai Ioniq 5 Spotted In South Korea


The Ioniq 5 is coming

Quick Charge Podcast: April 5, 2021


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: April 5, 2021 appeared first on Electrek. Electrek

GMC Drops Details For Hummer EV SUV Including Trail Nav Maps


GMC expects the SUV to outsell Hummer EV pickup

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Hydrogen Fuel Cell for Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles India

Hydrogen fuel cell for electric vehicles. India is a developing country in all aspects, The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) is planning to test a new hydrogen fuel cell-powered electric vehicles to reduce the carbon footprint in the environment.

Musk Announces Retro-Inspired Supercharger With Drive-In Movies, Diner


Sounds like Tesla wants to take you back to the 1950s. while you charge your thoroughly modern electric car

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Audi e-tron upcoming electric car in India

Electric Vehicles India

Audi e-tron upcoming electric car in India. Audi e-tron is the most awaited fully electric SUV in India which is expected to launch in the first half of 2021 in June. It was unveiled in 2019 however due to the global pandemic its launch had been pushed to 2021.

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This Tesla Model Y Owner Calls His Car A Lemon: What Do You Think?


This YouTuber says that while he's a Tesla fan, he's upset about all the issues with his Model Y

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