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

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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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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

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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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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.

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EVs sales in 2020 poised to set records

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

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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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GM names Hamtramck as first US plant to build only electric cars

Green Car Reports

Quick! List all the car factories in the U.S. that produce only electric vehicles. It’s a trick question, really, because today, there’s only one. That’s the Tesla assembly plant in Fremont, California, where the company’s three EV models are all built.

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Do hydrogen powered vehicles have a future?

Discover EV

Is hydrogen a way of reducing our reliance on oil? Ben White speaks to some of the main protagonists that are maintaining the inertia behind the adoption of the fuel, explores the hurdles that stand in its way, and looks at the opportunities for success that are presenting themselves

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

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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.

2020 148

Audi simplifies charging for e-tron owners

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Anything that makes charging an EV simpler is a step in the right direction. Subscriptions to EV charging services are a notorious source of annoyance among drivers, so Audi's 'one card, one contract' system for e-tron owners will be a relief to many

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

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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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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.

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SEAT unveils all-new Leon, including a PHEV version

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Arguably the SEAT Leon is the car that 'made' the brand on these shores. Since joining the range in 1999 the C-segment hatch has been a cornerstone of SEAT's success, but now in the all-new, fourth generation Leon is entering the electrified market with a PHEV powertrain option

2020 52

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?

2020 52

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

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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.

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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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Toyota reveals second-generation Mirai

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The second generation Toyota Mirai has been shown off to the world, and it's a bit of a stunner. It's also an important car, being one of just three fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) available for people to buy commercially in the UK

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

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

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

2020 350

Norway cracks down: Is “self-charging” a misleading way to pitch hybrids?

Green Car Reports

The phrase “self-charging” has been quite the lightning rod among electric-vehicle enthusiasts—especially in Norway.

2020 139

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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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 58

Two-thirds of freight shipped by truck in the US in 2018 was shipped less than 100 miles

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Of the 11.1 billion tons of freight shipped by trucks in the United States in 2018, 7.3 billion tons (two-thirds) were shipped less than 100 miles. Another 1.8 billion tons were shipped between 100 and 249 miles and 1.2 billion tons between 250 and 499 miles.

2020 334

California report: To be the green choice, ride-hailing needs to go electric

Green Car Reports

Doing away with a car and opting for more frequent use of ride-hailing services like Uber or Lyft might sound like the greener option for your household, but as data released in December by the state of California underscored, such services are adding to pollution, not reducing it.

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The top ten best road trip movies

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Life is about the journey, not the destination

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Rolls-Royce takes majority holding in power storage specialist Qinous; storage for microgrid activities

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Rolls-Royce now holds a 73.1% majority stake in Berlin-based electricity storage specialist Qinous GmbH. The Group acquired the shareholdings of all other current financial investors, including that of investment holdings company IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH (Berlin).

2020 325

Total, Groupe PSA forming JV to produce EV batteries in Europe; €5B program; €200M pilot plant at Saft Nersac

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Energy major Total, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Saft, and Groupe PSA with Opel, intend to establish a joint venture named Automotive Cell Company (ACC) to develop EV battery manufacturing in Europe.

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GTI launching a hydrogen technology center

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GTI, a research, development and training organization focused on natural gas and energy markets, is launching a hydrogen technology center.

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GM to invest $2.2B at Detroit-Hamtramck to produce all-electric trucks and SUVs; GM’s first fully-dedicated EV plant

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General Motors will invest $2.2 billion at its Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant to produce a variety of all-electric trucks and SUVs. GM’s first all-electric truck will be a pickup with production scheduled to begin in late 2021.

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Prometheus CEO outlines tech advances that could make CO2-to-fuels renewable gasoline and jet price-competitive with fossil fuels

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In a commentary in the journal Joule , Rob McGinnis, founder and and CEO of Prometheus , a company that is developing technology to remove carbon dioxide from the air and turn it into fuels, discusses the technology advances that could lead to the potential price-competitiveness of renewable gasoline and jet with fossil fuels.

2020 303

King County Metro to purchase up to 120 battery-electric Xcelsior CHARGE buses from New Flyer

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King County Metro (Metro)—the public transit authority of King County, Washington, which includes the city of Seattle—has agreed to purchase 40 sixty-foot battery-electric Xcelsior CHARGE heavy-duty transit buses from New Flyer, with plans to order an additional 80 battery-electric buses in the coming year.

2020 297

HUMMER to return as GMC EV; 1K hp, 15,600 N·m, 0-60 in 3 seconds

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General Motors is resurrecting the HUMMER as an electric truck in the GMC family. The GMC HUMMER EV truck will showcase the GMC brand’s design and engineering and will feature 1,000 horsepower; 11,500 lb-ft (15,592 N·m) of torque; and acceleration from 0 to 60 mph in 3 seconds.

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