Mon.Sep 16, 2019

How men and women differ in their travel patterns

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by Michael Sivak. In this analysis I examined gender differences in travel patterns. The data came from ATUS— the American Time Use Survey. ATUS provides nationally representative estimates of the amount of time people spend doing various activities. It is an annual time-diary study by the U.S.

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GM-UAW negotiations include plans for electric pickups, possible US battery plant

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As tens of thousands of United Auto Workers members went on strike Monday morning, details emerged about General Motors' offer to the plant workers for electrified vehicles.

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BASF and BNP Brinkmann support DLR research on mobility with lightweight natural fiber composite

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BASF and its partner BNP Brinkmann are supporting the the German Aerospace Center’s (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- and Raumfahrt/DLR) current research project “Next Generation Car” ( NGC ) with a tailormade, lightweight composite based on natural fiber.

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2020 Toyota Prius: Up to 56 MPG, now with CarPlay and Alexa for all grades

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Toyota announced a handful of changes for its bread-and-butter hybrid Thursday, including iPhone integration via Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa-enabled smart features for the first time.

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Waterfront Shipping takes delivery of second-generation methanol-fueled vessels

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Waterfront Shipping Company Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Methanex Corporation, and Marinvest/Skagerack Invest (Marinvest) announced the delivery of two second-generation methanol fueled vessels—M/T Mari Couva and M/T Mari Kokako—to the Waterfront Shipping fleet.

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CATL considers US plant, targets 45 percent energy-density boost in 5 years

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China’s Contemporary Amerex Technology Co., better known as CATL, has in the past several years become a global battery giant.

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DOE taps Danforth Plant Science Center for research to improve sorghum as a bioenergy crop

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The US Department of Energy (DOE), through its Office of Biological and Environmental Research (BER), has launched a major initiative to develop bioenergy crops through genomics-based research. Danforth Center Principal Investigator, Andrea Eveland, Ph.D.,

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ExxonMobil launches Mobil EV suite of fluids and greases for EVs

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ExxonMobil has launched its Mobil EV offering—a full suite of fluids and greases designed to meet the evolving drivetrain requirements of battery electric vehicles. In combination, plug-in hybrids, battery electric and fuel cell vehicles are predicted to exceed 20% of the world’s light-duty fleet by 2040. Mobility is changing and electric vehicles are becoming a greater part of the mix.

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2020 Toyota Prius, 800V is coming, CATL in the US: Today’s Car News

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A major supplier indicates that 800-volt tech is coming to another major automaker’s platform in 2022. The 2020 Prius gets a few more features. And CATL is looking at a plant in the U.S. This and more, here at Green Car Reports.

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South Dakota School of Mines & Technology vying to establish international center for solid-state batteries

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The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is vying to establish an international center to develop solid-state batteries which will be safer, cheaper, smaller and more efficient than lithium ion batteries. SDSMT hosted hundreds of industry representatives, the National Science Foundation (NSF) and fellow academics on 12-13 September in a conference on the topic.

CATL considers U.S. plant, targets 45 percent energy-density boost in 5 years

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China’s Contemporary Amerex Technology Co., better known as CATL, has in the past several years become a global battery giant.

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Review: Honda CR-V

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There’s been a lot of diesel difficulties over the last few years, and that’s had quite an impact on Honda’s CR-V range

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Style vs substance: Why aerodynamics are more important than EVER

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The styling of any car plays a huge part in its appeal to drivers and the people who design and sell them

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