January, 2020

Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans deploys 6 plug-in hybrid pickups from XL Fleet

Green Car Congress

In order to advance its fleet electrification and emissions reduction goals, the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans (SWBNO) has deployed six new XL plug-in hybrid electric Ford F-150 pickup trucks to its fleet.

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2021 Toyota Mirai aims for 400-mile range: More details on sporty hydrogen fuel-cell sedan

Green Car Reports

The best move Toyota could possibly have made in conceiving a second-generation version of its Mirai fuel-cell vehicle was giving its design and engineering teams a clean slate. According to Yoshikazu Tanaka, the chief engineer of the Mirai, that’s exactly what happened.

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Price, not range, is the biggest barrier to EV adoption

Discover EV

Worldwide researcher, Ipsos, has released the results of its latest 'Global Mobility Navigator' study, which surveyed 20,000 people from around the globe on their attitudes to future powertrains and mobility.

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Plug’n Drive launches $1,000 incentive to scrap a gas car PLUS $1,000 towards a Used EV

Plug N Drive

Effective February 1, 2020, Ontario residents qualify for a new incentive of $1,000 if they scrap their old gas car and replace it with a used electric car. This program is being offered to encourage drivers to make the switch to low carbon transportation and reduce air pollution.

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China’s EV sector needs concrete revisions in the dual credit policy, not vague comments

China EV

Some pretty important statements regarding the future of China’s New Energy Vehicle market emerged from the just-concluded ChinaEV 100 Forum in Beijing. Full disclosure: I was not there.) But as usual, the central government made only vague statements regarding NEV policy.

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Team E-ZIBA Racers from Shri Vishnu college of Engineering clinched the first place in SAEINDIA e-BAJA 2020

Bikli Waligaadi

The ‘BijliWaliGaadi- Car No- E43’ won the e-BAJA SAE Event in an astounding way A guest post by VINOD DUBEY. The post Team E-ZIBA Racers from Shri Vishnu college of Engineering clinched the first place in SAEINDIA e-BAJA 2020 appeared first on Electric Vehicles_(India).

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Wright Electric begins motor development program for 186-seat electric aircraft; 1.5MW motor, 3 kV inverter

Green Car Congress

Wright Electric announced the start of its electric propulsion development program for its flagship 186-seat electric aircraft, named Wright 1. In order to achieve the commercial flight capability of the Wright 1, Wright is engineering electrical systems at the megawatt scale by building a 1.5

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Road tax for EV owners on Isle of Man

Discover EV

In order to make up for lost revenue from fuel sales, the Isle of Man is introducing an annual charge – or road tax – for EVs. Currently, low and zero emissions vehicles pay zero tax, but is the new charge on the Isle of Man a sign of things to come for the UK

2020 83

Zero Electric Plane

Spark Powered

“It’s a conceptual billboard that [is designed to] arrest people for a moment,” says Doucet. “At At its lowest point of impact, it would make people question, ‘Why aren’t there electric commuter planes?’

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23 strange things about life in America

Gavin Shoebridge

After moving from New Zealand to the USA in 2019, I noticed some striking cultural differences and curiosities about Americans and life[.]. The post 23 strange things about life in America appeared first on GavinShoebridge.com. __ America life USA

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BorgWarner acquires Delphi Technologies to hold grip into the Electrified Powertrain for EVs

Bikli Waligaadi

BorgWarner acquires Delphi Technologies in $3.3 billions BorgWarner acquires Delphi: The automobile sector is going through a major transformation and. The post BorgWarner acquires Delphi Technologies to hold grip into the Electrified Powertrain for EVs appeared first on Electric Vehicles_(India).

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Chinese researchers develop new alloy for on-board hydrogen production for fuel cells

Green Car Congress

Researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Tsinghua University have used a gallium, indium, tin and bismuth alloy to generate hydrogen, when placed in contact with an aluminum plate immersed in water. The hydrogen is then used in a PEM fuel cell.

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Hyundai and Kia invest in UK electric commercial-vehicle maker Arrival

Green Car Reports

The UK-based electric-vehicle startup Arrival has already earned plenty of attention over the past couple of years for its refreshingly different, futuristic and eye-catching electric commercial-vehicle designs.

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The Top 20 EVs of 2020

Discover EV

We might only be a couple of weeks into 2020, but already there is much to look forward to in terms of high-profile EV launches this year. In fact, over the next 11-and-a-bit months the choice of EVs in the UK is going to experience an unprecedented uplift

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Climate change calls for energy self-sufficiency. Is going Solar enough?

Schneider Electric EVs

As fossil fuel emissions accelerate climate change, and natural disasters underscore the value of energy self-sufficiency, the case for solar power has never been stronger. Adoption is being driven as. Read more ». The post Climate change calls for energy self-sufficiency. Is going Solar enough?

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Pigeon Bot

Spark Powered

This drone uses feathers to control its flight. link]. The post Pigeon Bot appeared first on Spark Powered. drones electric robotics

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Team E-ZIBA Racers from Shri Vishnu college of Engineering clinched the first place in SAEINDIA e-BAJA 2020

Bikli Waligaadi

The ‘BijliWaliGaadi- Car No- E43’ won the e-BAJA SAE Event in an astounding way A guest post by VINOD DUBEY. The post Team E-ZIBA Racers from Shri Vishnu college of Engineering clinched the first place in SAEINDIA e-BAJA 2020 appeared first on Electric Vehicles_(India).

2020 52

Ballard-powered fuel-cell electric vehicles rack up 30M km; enough to circle the globe 750 times

Green Car Congress

Ballard Power Systems announced that its proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel-cell technology and products have now successfully powered Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles in commercial Heavy- and Medium-Duty Motive applications for an industry-leading cumulative total of more than 30 million kilometers (18.5

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GMC Hummer EV electric truck: First details emerge before Super Bowl ad

Green Car Reports

Three days before a Super Bowl ad that will introduce its first all-electric truck to the world, General Motors on Thursday released a few early details of the upcoming GMC Hummer EV. The truck will have a maximum power of 735 kilowatts (1,000 horsepower) and 11,500 foot-pounds of torque.

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EVs sales in 2020 poised to set records

Discover EV

As 2020 ramps up, there are signs that against the backdrop of overall falling car sales, EVs are poised to have a bumper year. In Europe especially, the trend is very much upward with the region likely to see the biggest gains.

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Model 3 drivers age

Supercharged EV

From a bloomberg survey : the M3 drivers main age category is 30 to 40 years old. A car for millenials and Generation Xers

2020 52

Arrival EV Delivery Vans

Spark Powered

Arrival has been a “stealth” startup. taking $100M from quiet donors. They have pulled back the veil. sort of. they’ve created a beautiful delivery van but are sparse on the details. link]. The post Arrival EV Delivery Vans appeared first on Spark Powered

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BorgWarner acquires Delphi Technologies to hold grip into the Electrified Powertrain for EVs

Bikli Waligaadi

BorgWarner acquires Delphi Technologies in $3.3 billions BorgWarner acquires Delphi: The automobile sector is going through a major transformation and. The post BorgWarner acquires Delphi Technologies to hold grip into the Electrified Powertrain for EVs appeared first on Electric Vehicles_(India).

2020 52

DOE sets technical targets for hydrogen fuel-cell long-haul Class 8 trucks

Green Car Congress

The US Department of Energy (DOE) Fuel Cell Technologies Office, in collaboration with the DOE Vehicle Technologies Office, has established technical targets for hydrogen and fuel cell technologies in long-haul tractor-trailer Class 8 truck applications.

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Tesla Model S and Model X get another range boost, 400-mile range now in reach for S

Green Car Reports

Is a 400-mile EPA-rated range coming soon for the Tesla Model S? During the Q4 financial call Wednesday, Musk said that the Model S and Model X again have more range than Tesla is stating on the website.

2020 157

UK energy grid in desperate need of modernisation

Discover EV

A recent article in the Financial Times highlighted the fact that some motorway service stations lack the appropriate infrastructure to cater for the growing demand from EVs.

2020 66

Model 3 Autonomy record by French Journalists

Supercharged EV

French journalists ( Caradisiac ) drove around Paris every EV on the market till the battery dies. The result : TESLA Model 3 achieved an amazing 772 km with a single charge. source : caradisiac

2020 52

Electric Car Charging: An Easy Step-by-Step Guide To Ditching Gasoline Forever

EV Life

Electric Car Charging. One of the biggest shifts from driving a gas car to an electric car is how the vehicle is refueled through electric car charging. It’s a new way of driving. However, it’s actually not that complicated.

2020 52

Bosch’s Smart Visor Tracks the Sun While You Drive

Cars That Think

The liquid crystal display blocks the sun in just the right spots. transportation transportation/sensors

2020 63

ICCT life-cycle analysis finds no climate benefit in using LNG as marine fuel

Green Car Congress

The results of a new analysis by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) show that, when combined with a trend toward higher methane leakage and combustion slip, there is no climate benefit from using liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel—regardless of the engine technology. LNG is becoming popular for several reasons.

2020 339

GM’s electric-vehicle future: President Mark Reuss offers some hints

Green Car Reports

When General Motors brought five green-car reporters to Michigan this week to announce its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would produce only electric vehicles, it threw in an Easter Egg: a small-group interview with GM president Mark Reuss.

2020 155

2019: The year in review

Discover EV

Last year saw a lot of progress and change in the world of electric vehicles. Record registrations, more visibility on a global level, infrastructure improvements and the launch of some extremely important cars have defined the year. Here are the biggest moments from 2019

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DPD take delivery of 300 Nissan e-NV200 electric vans

Green Cars News

DPD is tripling its fleet of all-electric vehicles, with the addition of 300 Nissan e-NV200s

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Trump Supporter In Audience Interrupts New Greenius One Act At Historic Ruskin Group Theatre As Sold Out Audience Kept Spellbound

Creative Greenius

campaign climate change comedy Culture election environmental justice, environmental racism politics Theatre Trump white privilege AJ Davis Joe Galliani LA Cafe Plays Madeline McCuskey Michael W Schwartz Ruskin Group Theatre Sam Jozani

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Apex.OS: An Operating System for Autonomous Cars

Cars That Think

The launch of Apex.OS makes autonomous car development simpler, safer, and more secure. transportation transportation/self-driving

2020 63

Amazon to deploy 10,000 electric delivery rickshaws in India by 2025

Green Car Congress

In an effort to reduce carbon emissions, Amazon will deploy 10,000 electric delivery rickshaws in India by 2025.

2020 339

Volvo opens orders for XC40 Recharge electric car

Green Car Reports

Ahead of the arrival of the Volvo XC40 Recharge later this year, the Swedish automaker has opened its order books “in select markets” that include the U.S. and Europe.

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