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Thanks For Nothing Janice Hahn, The Grand Dame Of Untalented, Unaccomplished Nepotism. Who’s Your Daddy? How’s The Climate In Your District? #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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UCSD study: under current policies, home energy storage would often increase carbon emissions

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Under current policies, home energy storage systems would also often increase carbon emissions, according to a study by a team of researchers at the University of California San Diego published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology.

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@LATimes Blows Story On Trump’s Oval Office Beatdown & Public Humiliation. What Meeting Were They Watching? This Isn’t Writing, It’s Just Typing #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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Volvo Trucks to demonstrate Volvo VNR electric trucks in California in 2019; commercialize in NA in 2020

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Volvo Trucks will introduce all-electric Volvo VNR regional-haul demonstrators in California next year, operating in distribution, regional-haul and drayage operations. Sales of the VNR Electric in North America will begin in 2020.

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@LATimes Buries The Lead. Again. #JoeTakesOnTheLead

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Honda to unveil wireless V2G system at CES; leveraging WiTricity DRIVE 11 system

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At CES 2019 in January, Honda will debut its Wireless Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) system, co-developed with WiTricity—a bi-directional energy management system that has the potential to reduce CO 2 and create new value for customers.

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@LATimes Arouses Its Editors’ News Passion & Stirs Their Loins With #NUDE Nudes In Photos – Climate Crisis Still Ignored #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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Compact Audi, flagship VW crossover could show upscale side of VW electric platform

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Audi has recently released several hints that we’ll soon see a first concept tease of its smaller, more affordable electric vehicle, to be built on Volkswagen’s modular electric-vehicle architecture, termed MEB. And on the other hand, Volkswagen's luxury brand Audi is soon expected to give a first look of how far upscale it can go with. VW MEB architecture

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Volkswagen Toolmaking opens 3-D printing center; HP Metal Jet binder jetting system

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The Volkswagen brand’s Toolmaking unit is adding a 3-D printing center to its facilities in Wolfsburg.

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Ford hybrid police cars are pursuit-rated, ready for NYPD action

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Ford is in the process of applying hybrid technology to a vehicle type that seems like a natural fit for it: police cars. It’s about time. Ford claims to have the industry’s first pursuit-related hybrid police car with the Responder that will soon be delivered to departments around the nation, including to the New York Police. Police Interceptor

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Schaeffler startup to present near-production Bio-Hybrid at CES 2019; cargo and passenger versions

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Bio-Hybrid GmbH , a company belonging to the Schaeffler Group, will present the near-production Bio-Hybrid ( earlier post )—a new, modern form of personal urban mobility and means of transportation—at CES 2019.

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What will happen now that the Chevy Volt has been discontinued? Twitter poll results

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When General Motors announced in November that it would stop production of the Chevrolet Volt, it was a shock to many green car fans' systems. The Volt was one of the first two modern electrically powered cars to go on sale in 2010, and is still the longest-range plug-in hybrid on the market. Its faults are few, though perhaps critical: Mostly. Polls

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DOE awards $1M to UMass Lowell-led team to develop renewable fuel additives from wood byproducts; Co-Optima project

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded a three-year, $1 million grant to a team of researchers led by a UMass Lowell mechanical engineering professor that is working to develop renewable fuel additives from sawdust and other wood byproducts. The project is part of the Department of Energy’s Co-Optima initiative to develop fuel and engine innovations that work together to maximize vehicle performance and fuel economy.

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Tesla to offer full refunds to buyers who miss tax credit cutoff

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As we've covered here before, Tesla buyers are facing the expiration of the full federal plug-in vehicle tax credit that the cars are currently eligible for through Dec. Twice, Tesla has set deadlines for buyers to order their cars if they want to receive the full credit. Now Tesla is offering a carrot alongside the IRS's stick. CHECK OUT

What’s the safest new car? Euro NCAP’s ‘Best in Class’ of 2018 revealed

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2018 was a busy year for new car launches, which in turn meant it was a very busy year for Euro NCAP too

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Affordable Audi electric, Ford police hybrids, Tesla refunds: Today's Car News

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Audi will build an upscale car on VW's affordable electric-car platform. Ford is taking orders from police departments for its more efficient hybrid police cruisers. Tesla will refund the full amount if it doesn't deliver cars in time for the full federal tax credit. And how do our readers see the future of the Chevy Volt's plug-in hybrid tech

Video review: Volvo XC40

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If there’s a company that’s found its mojo, it’s Volvo

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