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Kia and Hyundai to introduce solar roof charging on selected vehicles: HEV, BEV and ICE

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Kia Motors and Hyundai Motor plan to introduce solar roof charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. Electricity-generating solar panels will be incorporated into the roof or the hood of vehicles, and will support internal combustion, hybrid and battery electric vehicles with additional electrical power, increasing fuel efficiency and range.

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@DrPatSoonShiong – When Are YOU and @LATimes Going To Wake Up & Smell The Climate Emergency Burning? #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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Hyundai and Kia reveal solar roof tech for electric cars—or gasoline ones

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As solar cells get more efficient, powerful panels can fit on smaller areas. For those looking to use renewable energy for transportation, that means solar panels can now move from home rooftops used to power car chargers to cars themselves. In Korea on Wednesday, Hyundai and Kia revealed some production-bound examples of that. solar roof charging solar

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Western Australia’s South West | Day 918 – 925

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In the South West I was hosted by some nice people who took me for prospecting, gave the Blue Bandit […]. The post Western Australia’s South West | Day 918 – 925 appeared first on Plug Me In.

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The ICCT: Nearly half of the world’s EVs are in 25 cities; China leads the way

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Nearly half of the world’s electric vehicles are in 25 cities, according to a new briefing by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT). As of the end of 2017, these 25 cities were home to nearly 1.4 million of the world’s 3.1 million passenger electric vehicles. These 25 cities, representing just 12% of world passenger vehicle sales, account for 44% of the world’s cumulative electric vehicle sales through 2017.

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Hey @LATimes When Will You Start Calling Out These Racist White Old Men As The Klan Leaders They Are? #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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Chevy eCOPO Camaro hints at 800-volt charging

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Chevrolet can't let Teslas win all the electric drag races. Monday night at the Specialty Equipment Manufacturers' Association gathering in Las Vegas, Chevrolet revealed an electric concept version of its drag-race focused COPO Camaro. The company says the eCOPO Camaro should be able to cover the standing quarter mile in about 9 seconds with more. drag racing Fast Charging

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Georgia Tech team develops high-performance intermediate-temperature sold-oxide fuel cell

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A team from Georgia Tech, with colleagues at the university of Kansas, has designed a high-performance solid-oxide fuel cell that operates directly on nearly dry (only ~3.5 vol% H 2 O) methane at 500 °C, demonstrating a peak power density of 0.37 W cm ?2 2 while maintaining excellent durability (no evidence of coking after ~550 h of continuous operation). A paper on their work is published in Nature Energy. Structure and performance of an intermediate-temperature fuel cell.

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@LATimes Isn’t This The Same Way Boston Has Always Acted Out Against Integrated Bussing?#joetakesonthenews

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Austria to let drivers of electric cars go faster

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Austria is offering would-be electric-car owners (and current ones) a tempting incentive to go tailpipe-emissions-free: permission to drive faster than those with gasoline, diesel, or hybrid vehicles. Under a recently approved amendment to the country’s speed limits, aimed at rewarding those who choose electric vehicles, they will be given a. incentives speeding Austria Speed

Would you allow someone to pay to park on your drive and charge their car?

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The government recently announced it would be reducing its grant for electric vehicles from £4,500 to £3,500

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Ford and Baidu announce joint autonomous vehicle testing in Beijing with SAE L4 vehicles; Apollo system

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Ford Motor Company and Baidu, Inc. have begun a two-year joint autonomous vehicle test project, under which the two companies will further advance the development and on-road testing of autonomous vehicles in China. The Baidu-Ford L4 Autonomous Vehicle Test Project is a two-year initiative, with on-road testing slated to begin by the end of this year.

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“City Of Angels,” My Ass! It’s The City Of “Screw You” If You’re Homeless. Just Ask @LATSteveLopez #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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Sources: GM manufacturing revamp could signal faster lane-change to EVs

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Less than a week after speaking out in favor of a national electric vehicle mandate, and in the shadow of Tesla reporting a profitable quarter, General Motors might be on the verge of announcing a radical change to its plans for future electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids in the U.S. The automaker is anticipated to make a major business. General Motors GM Mary Barra

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Top five tips for de-icing your car

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The clocks have gone back, the nights are drawing in, and as we head in to the long winter months things are starting to freeze over – including your car

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ORNL study finds connected and automated vehicles can reduce fuel use by more than 40%

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To study the potential benefits of connected and automated vehicles (CAVs), researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory developed a simulation framework that analyzes the impact of partial market penetration of CAVs on fuel consumption, travel time and traffic flow in a merging on-ramp scenario under low, medium and heavy traffic volumes.

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@LATimes Reveals Dems Now The Choice Of Exxon, Monsanto, Wells Fargo & Blackwater. Will Continue Business As Usual #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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BMW readies battery factory for wave of coming electric vehicles

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BMW announced last month it will significantly expand and overhaul a facility to produce batteries for electric cars at its factory in Dingolfing, Germany. The factory currently builds several BMW sedans and coupes, including plug-in versions of the 5- and 7-Series. The new battery assembly line in the factory will cover 65,000 square feet in the

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Top five loudest lease cars

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We’ve been writing a lot about electric cars lately, and along the way we began to muse on engine noise

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Monash University, Toyota Research Institute team develop family of borane-based ionic liquids for advanced battery electrolytes

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A team from Monash University, a leading university in Australia, and the Toyota Research Institute North America (TRINA), a division of Toyota Motor North America R&D (TMNA) based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, reports a novel family of closo-boron-cluster based room temperature ionic liquids (RTILs).

2018 238

A Clear & Present Danger – If We Don’t Stand Up And Stop Evil In Its Tracks It Will Stomp Good People Under Its Jack Boots #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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New report shows oceans warming much faster than anticipated

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A new study published Wednesday in the journal "Nature" shows global warming has already accelerated far beyond what scientists anticipated. The study uses new methods to measure global ocean temperatures, which showed the oceans have retained 60 percent more heat than earlier estimates showed. Scientists measured the volume of oxygen and carbon. global warming CO2

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Is Scotland the ideal proving ground for autonomous vehicles?

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Autonomous vehicles are much talked about, but how big a reality are they? That was very much on the agenda at the Connected Autonomous Vehicle Scotland 2018 event held in Edinburgh recently

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Chevrolet electric Camaro concept drag racer: eCOPO with 800V battery pack; electric crate motors

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Fifty years after the original COPO Camaro special order performance models were introduced, Chevrolet’s eCOPO Camaro Concept is demonstrating an electrified vision for drag racing. Developed by General Motors and built in partnership with the pioneering electric drag racing team Hancock and Lane Racing, the concept race car—based on the 2019 COPO Camaro —is driven by an electric motor providing the equivalent of more than 700 horsepower and 600 lb-ft (813 N·m) of torque.

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@LATimes Buries The Lead Again #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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Fisker gets Caterpillar investment for solid-state battery tech

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Henrik Fisker has been sketching out big plans—well beyond cars—for the solid-state battery technology being developed by a Fisker Inc. And now it appears that the heavy-equipment maker Caterpillar has given it some vote of confidence. On Oct. 22, both companies announced that a Caterpillar-owned venture group invested in the. Henrik Fisker solid-state cell Fisker EMotion Caterpillar

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Jaguar Land Rover aims to eliminate motion sickness in future cars

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Believe it or not but motion sickness affects over 70% of people

2018 32

Euglena completes demo-scale algae biorefinery for renewable jet and diesel

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Japan-based biotechnology company euglena ( earlier post ) has completed the construction of its demonstration-scale biorefinery in Yokohama for the production of renewable jet and diesel fuels from algae and waste oil. The plant , which will use the Biofuels ISOCONVERSION process ( earlier post ) licensed by Chevron Lummus Global / ARA, will have a production capacity of 5 barrels per day, with planned initial planned production volume of 125 kiloliters per year (786 barrels).

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@LATimes See How Much Better The Headline Is When You Tell The Rest Of The Story? Paul Harvey Would Approve #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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2018 163

Recall alert: Hyundai Ioniq in the hot seat

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Hyundai is recalling 10,575 Ioniq Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid models from 2017 and 2018 to replace a wiring relay in the drive system. The recall mirrors a similar problem announced last month with the Ioniq's platform-mate, the Kia Niro, which was also recalled. Bad connections in a drive-system relay can cause the relay to overheat and lead to a

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Car insurance pricing to come under scrutiny

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2018 32

Report finds says “negative emissions technologies” need to play a large role in mitigating climate change

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To achieve goals for climate and economic growth, “negative emissions technologies” (NETs) that remove and sequester carbon dioxide from the air will need to play a significant role in mitigating climate change, according to a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. The report —“Negative Emissions Technologies and Reliable Sequestration”—calls for the launch of a substantial research initiative to advance these technologies as soon as possible.

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Tesla Releases New Autopilot “Navigate” Feature

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But it still merely suggests lane changes; the driver must make the final call. transportation transportation/self-driving

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How soon can all new car sales realistically be electric? Twitter poll results

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Electric cars are coming. The question is how soon. According to a new report by the UN International Panel on Climate Change earlier in October, coastal cities and coral reefs will begin experiencing "devastating effects" by 2040 from climate change if emissions of global-warming carbon-dioxide continue. Estimates on electric-car adoption range. Polls

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Weekly Wheelspin: 8 Series goes topless, motorway misdemeanour, Budget busted and solar sunroofs

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This week saw two perennial events pass: Halloween and of course that other annual trick or treat… the Budget

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Toyota, TRI-AD, and Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance ally to develop advanced automated driving technology

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Toyota Motor Corporation, Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development, Inc. TRI-AD), and Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., will establish a business alliance to develop advanced automated driving technology. Specifically, Toyota and TRI-AD will recreate actual traffic accident conditions or dangerous conditions that contribute to accidents in their automated driving simulation environment based on data provided by Tokio Marine & Nichido.

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@MisterFleming Says, “It’s Not About The Environment,” As He Pimps More Porsche Pollution In @LATimes. How Bad Does Climate Have To Crater Before Charley Gets A Clue? #JoeTakesOnTheNews

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