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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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Electric Car Charging: We Can Do This!

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So you've got a new (or new to you) electric car. What are you going to do when your battery runs low? Welcome to the world of electric car charging

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Fastcharge consortium presents prototype for 450 kW charging station; Porsche research vehicle charges at 400 kW

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In Germany, the FastCharge research consortium ( earlier post ) has presented a prototype for a charging station with an output of up to 450 kW in Jettingen-Scheppach, located near the A8 motorway between Ulm and Augsburg.

2018 139

EPA rolls back emissions standards on coal plants

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On Thursday, EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced a new rule that will allow coal-fired power plants to emit more than 35 percent more global warming pollution than the current law allows. The proposal came on the eve of a climate summit in Poland that started over the weekend where world leaders were set to codify the next steps in. EPA global warming

2018 87

@LATimes Thinks We Should Be More Polite With Mayor Who Is Looking Up But Not Looking Out – HaHaHa! #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 130

Top five reasons Father Christmas would drive … an Audi RS6 Avant

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This year Father Christmas is 1,748 years old

2018 61

Hyundai NEXO FCEV and Kona electric CUV win spots in 2019 WardsAuto 10 Best Engines

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Hyundai has taken two out of the ten spots in the 2019 WardsAuto 10 Best Engine competition with the all-new 2019 NEXO FCEV fuel cell vehicle and 2019 Kona Electric CUV. Earlier post.)

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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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2018 130

Top five cars for young drivers to lease

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If you’ve recently passed your driving test and are looking to get a car, there’s a lot of options out there

2018 56

Scania, partners developing fuel cell electric refuse truck

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Scania, a member of the Volkswagen Group, is developing a fuel cell refuse truck together with Renova, a waste handling company in western Sweden, fuel cell manufacturer Powercell Sweden AB, and JOAB, a manufacturer of truck bodies.

2018 133

Hyundai plans to take hydrogen fuel-cell systems beyond vehicles

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Hyundai sees a lot of potential in hydrogen fuel-cell technology. And it may find success with it by looking well past cars and SUVs—to other uses that could, as the company puts it, “transcend the transportation sector.” ” With this week’s opening of a second plant making fuel-cell systems, in Chungju, South Korea, Hyundai. South Korea hydrogen Hyundai Nexo

2018 83

@LATimes Buries The Lead. Again. #JoeTakesOnTheLead

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2018 130

First drive review: Volvo V60

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Wardrobe on wheels… big and boxy… mobile Ikea… blah blah blah

2018 55

First car using Nidec’s E-Axle traction motor system unveiled

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The new electric car brand Aion S—recently unveiled at Auto Guangzhou 2018 by GAC NE, GAC MOTOR’s new energy vehicle arm—will be the first line of cars to adopt Nidec’s fully integrated traction motor system (E-Axle) ( earlier post ).

2018 131

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

2018 82

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

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2018 130

Top five reasons young drivers should lease rather than buy used

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A few years ago, it was revealed Brooklyn Beckham had been given the keys to a new Mercedes Benz C-Class as a reward for passing his driving test

2018 55

Automotive, Telecom and ITS companies carry out first Cellular V2X trial in Japan

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Continental announced the completion of a joint Cellular V2X trial in Japan together with Ericsson, Nissan, NTT DOCOMO, OKI and Qualcomm Technologies. The companies have successfully conducted Japan’s first C-V2X testing in the country using 5.8

2018 130

Electric cars could spell end of front-wheel drive, VW exec says

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First it was Tesla, now Volkswagen. Ever since British designer and engineer Alec Issigonis developed the original Mini Cooper for 1959, front-wheel-drive vehicles have been consolidating their hegemony on the car market. Volkswagen itself was one of the main champions of front-wheel drive when it switched from the rear-wheel-drive Beetle to the

2018 81

@LATimes Massive Fail On Climate Crisis Reporting Is Indefensible & Deliberate #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 130

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

2018 48

Argonne scientists maximize the effectiveness of platinum in fuel cells

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Argonne chemists have identified a new catalyst that maximizes the effectiveness of platinum.

2018 126

Electrify America turns on first 350-kw fast charger in California

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Electrify America installed its first 350-kilowatt fast chargers next to a Tesla Supercharging station at an outlet mall outside San Francisco last week. The two new 350-kw chargers are among the fastest publicly available units in the U.S., capable of recharging certain cars at up to 20 miles per minute of charging—even though the first of. Charging Networks

@LATimes Loves A Below-The-Waist Story A Whole Lot More Than They Value Covering The Climate Crisis #JournalismFAIL #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 130

Video review: Volvo XC40

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

2018 45

The BMW iFE.18 electric drivetrain making its debut in Formula E

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On 15 December, the new BMW iFE.18 and the BMW i Andretti Motorsport Team will contest their first race in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship in Ad Diriyah (KSA). At the heart of the car, which was developed for Season 5, lies the drivetrain: the Racing eDrive01.

2018 123

Oil industry funding supports campaign to roll back fuel-economy rules

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A new investigative report by the New York Times has revealed the puppeteer pulling the strings in the Trump administration's efforts to undo fuel-economy and emissions improvements: no surprise, the oil industry. Backed by America's largest refiners and organizations tied to or funded by the Koch brothers, an underground network coordinated a. emissions EPA global warming Corporate Average Fuel Economy air pollution

2018 79

@LATimes The Real News Is The More Expensive Gasoline Is The More Electric Cars Get Sold. #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 130

Weekly wheelspin: Model 3 mileage revealed, voluminous Volvos and Santa’s RS6 Avant…

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With the winter of discontent rumbling on in Westminster, we’re getting in the festive mood at ContractHireAndLeasing.com, as this week’s content attests

2018 41

Manganese hydride molecular sieve for practical hydrogen storage could cost roughly 5x less than 700 bar tanks

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An international team of researchers has developed a manganese hydride molecular sieve that can be readily synthesized from inexpensive precursors and demonstrates a reversible excess adsorption performance of 10.5

2018 120

Classic Aston Martin features plug-and-play electric power

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Wealthy buyers looking for an electric Aston Martin may not have to wait until the brand's new Rapide E performance car—at least not previous owners who may already have an old Aston Martin laying around. The company has joined other European automakers in developing an electric drive system for its classic cars. Aston Martin mounts its

Creepy. Boys. Sex. CBS Corporate Culture Is Rotten To Its Core. Only The Most Blatant Have Been Caught. #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 130

Hey @LATimes, You Really Think The Climate Crisis Is Going To Let These Fossil Fuel Dependent Companies Keep Growing? I Don’t #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 130

Trained Professional Good Guy With Gun Kills Trained Professional Good Guy With Gun As NRA Celebrates #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 130

Time For Los Angeles County Sheriffs To Put Down The Pipe And Take A Sobriety Test #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.

2018 119

Volvo Buses in project researching use of second-life electric bus batteries to store solar energy

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Volvo Buses is participating in a research project in which used electric bus batteries are used as solar energy storage units. Batteries from electric bus route 55 in Gothenburg, Sweden are being used for solar energy storage in a second-life application.

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