Tue.Nov 22, 2022

Domino’s rolling out nationwide fleet of 800 Chevy Bolt EVs

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Domino’s is rolling out more than 800 custom-branded 2023 Chevy Bolt electric vehicles at select stores throughout the U.S., making it the largest electric pizza delivery fleet in the country.

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Domino's commits to 800 Chevy Bolt EV pizza delivery cars

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Domino's is rolling out a nationwide fleet of 855 Chevrolet Bolt EV pizza delivery cars, with the first 100 vehicles scheduled to arrive later this month.

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Autonomy orders more than 2,500 Vinfast VF 8 and VF 9 EVs

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VinFast has received an order from Autonomy—the US’ largest electric vehicle subscription company—for more than 2,500 VF 8 and VF 9 vehicles. This is VinFast’s largest corporate order to date, and one of Autonomy’s largest electric vehicle orders. In August 2022, Autonomy ordered 23,000 electric vehicles across 17 different global automakers, including VinFast, to operate its subscription services.

GM dealers are working on Teslas, claims thousands of repairs

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General Motors dealerships have repaired thousands of Tesla electric cars, GM claimed in its annual investor day presentation. First spotted by Barron's, a slide in the presentation simply reads "11,180 repairs on Teslas" without elaboration.

Argonne report on characteristics of light-duty plug-in electric vehicles in US

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A new report from a team at Argonne National Laboratory examines the changing characteristics for light-duty plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) from 2010-2021, evaluating range, energy efficiency, costs, and performance.

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Test drive: 2022 Toyota Prius leads with the mpg numbers

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The hybrid-vehicle landscape is changing quickly. The Prius lineup did get a Prius AWD-e all-wheel-drive version and a much better Prius Prime plug-in hybrid in its current and outgoing version, but it remains a pared-down family, with the Prius C and Prius V long gone.

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ZF presents new e-drives for passenger cars and commercial vehicles

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ZF is presenting new electric drives for passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. This latest generation of e-drives advances power density and energy efficiency due to numerous innovations at both the component and system level.

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JERA, NYK and MOL to cooperate in developing ammonia supply chain and large carriers

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In Japan, JERA concluded memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) related to cooperation in transporting fuel ammonia for the Hekinan Thermal Power Plant, expected to begin commercial operation in the late 2020s.

Tesla Cybertruck reaches 1.5 million pre-orders – Can it live up to the hype?

Electrek

Tesla Cybertruck is getting closer to production, and as the automaker’s first new model in three years, the company badly needs it to gain its momentum back. But can the electric pickup truck live up to Elon Musk’s hype and the 1.5 million pre-orders? more…. The post Tesla Cybertruck reaches 1.5

LG Chem to invest $3.2B to build NCMA cathode plant in Tennessee; 120,000 tpa

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LG Chem today has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the state of Tennessee to establish a new cathode manufacturing facility in Clarksville with an investment of US$3.2 billion.

GM plans to launch over 15 EV models in China by 2025

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GM's Ultium-equipped plant in Wuhan will go into production by the end of this year. The post GM plans to launch over 15 EV models in China by 2025 appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. Industry GM

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UTM Offshore signs FEED agreement for Nigeria’s first floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility

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UTM Offshore signed an agreement for the Front-End Engineering Design (FEED) for Nigeria’s first Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (FLNG) facility with engineering firms KBR, JGC Corporation and Technip Energies. The FLNG facility will have a Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) nameplate production capacity of 1.2 million metric ton per annum and a storage capacity of 200,000 cubic meters, as well as ancillary facilities to be located 60km from the shore of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

Tesla now has 40,000 Superchargers around the world

Electrek

Tesla confirmed that it now has 40,000 Superchargers in operation around the world, making it the largest global DC fast-charging network. more…. The post Tesla now has 40,000 Superchargers around the world appeared first on Electrek.

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Great Wall begins shipping 300 Coffee 01 PHEVs from Shanghai to Europe

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The first 300 Coffee 01 PHEVs will be delivered to consumers in Germany. The post Great Wall begins shipping 300 Coffee 01 PHEVs from Shanghai to Europe appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. Industry Great Wall Motor

First off-grid solar-powered EV charger deployed in Puerto Rico in wake of rising natural disasters

Electrek

Puerto Rico is getting its first off-grid, 100% solar-powered EV chargers as the rising number of natural disasters pose a threat to the territory’s vulnerable grid. The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is funding the EV ARC infrastructure from Beam Global. more….

SpaceX expends third Falcon booster in one month

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SpaceX has expended a Falcon booster for the third time this month, breaking an odd internal record for a company famous for reusable rockets.

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Voyah opens its 2nd showroom in Norway

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This is Voyah's first flagship store in Norway, having opened a smaller showroom in Oslo in June. The post Voyah opens its 2nd showroom in Norway appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. Industry Voyah

Swell Energy raises $120M to expand its virtual power plants

Electrek

Swell Energy today announced that it has raised $120 million to grow its virtual power plants (VPPs). Virtual power plants allow clean energy to be quickly added to the grid to address frequency and voltage imbalances, local disruptions, and keep the grid stable. more….

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NIO App no longer shows wait time for ES8

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For a model that is five years away from its debut, the ES8 could be the first to switch to the NT 2.0 platform. The post NIO App no longer shows wait time for ES8 appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. NIO NIO ES8

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LG Chem is going to build a $3B EV battery cathode factory – the largest in the US

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LG Chem today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the state of Tennessee to build a $3 billion cathode factory for electric vehicles. more…. The post LG Chem is going to build a $3B EV battery cathode factory – the largest in the US appeared first on Electrek.

Baidu, Pony.ai given green light to test self-driving cars with no one in front row in Beijing

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Baidu and Pony.ai will both put 10 test vehicles in a 60-square-kilometer test area in Beijing with no one in the front row. The post Baidu, Pony.ai given green light to test self-driving cars with no one in front row in Beijing appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

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Tesla ($TSLA) has best-in-class return on invested capital: report

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Tesla ($TSLA) has a best-in-class return on invested capital, a new report found. The Tesla Research Report, written by Steady Compounding’s Thomas Chua, analyzed the financial profile of Tesla. Chua noted that today’s Tesla is “drastically different from the Tesla before 2019.”

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Watch exactly how Fisker’s Ocean electric SUV is built in under 3 minutes

Electrek

Less than a week after officially kicking off production of its Ocean EV overseas, Fisker Inc. has shared video footage of the all-electric SUV being built from start to finish. Check out the three-minute time lapse video from Fisker below. more….

Elon Musk considers South Korea for next Tesla Gigafactory location: report

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South Korea’s presidential office revealed that President Yoon Suk-Yeol and Elon Musk conversed about Tesla in a video call on Wednesday, November 23.

Ford unveils E-Tourneo customizable MPV with Pro Power, deliciously close to eRV

Electrek

The fully electric Ford E-Tourneo custom multipurpose vehicle (MPV) is set to make its grand appearance by 2024 as one of four new electric Ford Pro models debuting in Europe.

Elon Musk explains rationale behind Twitter’s weekly work update rule

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Recent reports have revealed that Elon Musk and his team have rolled out a new rule for Twitter employees. Every week, Twitter’s employees will be expected to submit a weekly summary of what they worked on, what they are trying to accomplish, and specific lines of code that they wrote. .

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Tesla Referral Program gets revamp – but still only for solar, so far

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Tesla has revamped its referral program in North America, shifting to a system allowing current Tesla owners to use their Tesla referral code to earn “loyalty points” that can be spent on various Tesla products. more….

Tesla launches revamped Referral Program with credit system

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Tesla’s popular Referral Program is back. As per reports from Tesla owners in the United States, the electric vehicle maker has rolled out a credit-based Referral Program that allows customers to select which rewards they wish to acquire for their referrals.

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Tesla tries to quash rumor of low demand in China

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Tesla is trying to quash rumors of low demand in China following new discounts offered by the automaker. Tesla China says there will be no more price cuts this year. more…. The post Tesla tries to quash rumor of low demand in China appeared first on Electrek.

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China NEV insurance registrations in 3rd week of Nov: BYD 44,874, Tesla 14,366, NIO 3,325

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Li Auto vehicles had 3,023 insurance registrations for the week, and XPeng had 1,173. The post China NEV insurance registrations in 3rd week of Nov: BYD 44,874, Tesla 14,366, NIO 3,325 appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost. NIO Deliveries

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Switching to an electric bike means getting more exercise, period. Here’s why

Electrek

Here at Electrek we cover all sorts of electric vehicles, from cars and trucks to planes and trains. But one type of electric vehicle outsells all others combined many times over: the humble electric bicycle. more…. The post Switching to an electric bike means getting more exercise, period.

Twitter to hire new employees as Elon Musk considers second HQ in TX

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In a recent meeting with Twitter staff, Elon Musk talked about hiring new employees for the social media company and possibly opening a second HQ in Texas in the future. Twitter Hiring Ramp. At a staff meeting on Monday, November 21, Elon Musk announced that Twitter is looking for new employees.

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Mazda raises EV sales target to 40% by 2030, invests $11B to accelerate transition

Electrek

Mazda has fallen behind the pack as the race to claim EV share heats up. After receiving criticism over its electric vehicle rollout (or lack thereof), Mazda plans to achieve up to 40% EV sales by 2030 with a nearly $11 billion investment strategy to speed up the transition. more….

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Tesla begins rolling out FSD Beta 10.69.3.1 to new users who’ve been patiently waiting for access.

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Tesla began widening the release of Full Self-Driving (FSD) Beta 10.69.3.1 on Friday, and many customers patiently awaiting access to the software are finally getting it. Elon Musk announced the wide release on Friday.

Tesla Megapack project becomes Europe’s biggest battery

Electrek

A new Tesla Megapack project has become Europe’s biggest battery system capable of backing up power to around 300,000 UK homes for two hours. more…. The post Tesla Megapack project becomes Europe’s biggest battery appeared first on Electrek.

Chinese team builds flying car prototype unlike any other

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The flying car consists of three separate modules: an autonomous vertical takeoff and landing vehicle, an intelligent control cockpit, and an autopilot chassis. The post Chinese team builds flying car prototype unlike any other appeared first on CnEVPost. For more articles, please visit CnEVPost.

Automobili Pininfarina’s Battista hyper GT races across these world speed records in Dubai

Electrek

As part of its official debut in the Middle East, Automobili Pininfarina offered a demonstration of its all-electric Battista hyper GT and its 1,900 horsepower in action, celebrating a laundry list of new world records for a production vehicle.