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Daimler Trucks’ Autonomous Technology Group adding testing center in New Mexico

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September 2020 marks one year of Daimler Trucks and Torc Robotics partnering as a team after the US based automated driving technology company became part of Daimler Trucks’ Autonomous Technology Group. Earlier post.).

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2020 Chevy Bolt EV lease deal: Less than $200 per month for Costco members

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Costco members can currently lease a 2020 Chevrolet Bolt EV for as little as $154 a month.

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What is Vehicle to Grid technology?

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Effectively a two-way interface between the power grid and an EV's battery, it's a massive step towards smart energy management which will allow us to use less energy, as well as reducing carbon emissions

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Driving the sales of electric vehicles

Clean Car

There are a lot of areas of UK government policy that are currently in flux as a result of both Brexit and Covid. However, one area that is entirely predictable (even if the details may change) is the push towards decarbonising our road transport system. .

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UCLA team proposes non-photosynthetic biological conversion of CO2

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A team at UCLA is introducing a biological yet non-photosynthetic CO 2 reduction mechanism that has the potential to yield environmental and economic benefits via CO 2 -derived high-value products. Their paper is published in the journal Joule.

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Nissan has made more than 500,000 Leaf electric cars—in 10 years

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Nearly a decade after the model was launched, Nissan has reported that it's produced more than 500,000 Leaf electric cars. The milestone Leaf was produced at the automaker's Sunderland, England, factory in August, but Nissan held off on announcing it until Wednesday to coincide with World EV Day.

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Volta Zero pushes the boundaries for battery electric trucks

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Electric vans and trucks are still in their comparative developmental infancy, but Volta is hoping to push things forward with the first purpose-built fully-electric truck designed for urban goods distribution

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Study: 2/3 of aviation climate impact due to emissions other than CO2

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Aviation accounts for 3.5% of the human-made climate impact; two-thirds of this impact are caused by emissions other than CO 2 , according to a new study by researchers in Europe and the US. The study was published in the journal Atmospheric Environment.

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Report: Elon Musk drove VW ID.3 hatchback, saw ID.4 before its reveal

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk test drove the Volkswagen ID.3 electric car and inspected the related ID.4 during a recent visit to Germany, Bloomberg reported Friday.

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Volkswagen ID.4 edges closer to production

Discover EV

Volkswagen hasn't actually revealed its second ID-designated EV, the ID.4, but we already know an awful lot about it – not least because its already been driven by some titles. With the covers officially coming off the ID.4 in the next couple of weeks, here's what we know so far

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Review: Ford Kuga PHEV

Green Cars News

The Kuga is arguably Ford’s most important car

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Audi partnering with Climeworks on CO2 direct air capture and storage

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The Swiss company Climeworks is building the world’s largest direct air capture (DAC) and storage facility for converting atmospheric CO 2 to rock in Iceland. Audi is partnering with the Zurich-based environmental start-up and promoting a future technology with the project.

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Aiways U5: First electric car from a Chinese EV startup to deliver in Europe?

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China has grown into the world's largest market for electric cars, leading to the creation of many homegrown startups. Among them, Always claims to be the first to look beyond its home market, shipping cars to Europe.

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Lucid Motors officially launches the Lucid Air

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Lucid Motors has officially launched the Lucid Air – the 1000-plus horsepower, luxury EV with a world-beating range of up to 517 miles.

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Top 10 : Best Electric Bike Conversion Kit 2021 | Best ebike Conversion Kit | Best e Bike Conversion Kit | Electric Bike Conversion Kit With Battery

Electric Vehicless

If you want to convert your bicycle into an electric bike than you are on the right track.

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BASF launches new automotive refinish coating line; lowest value of VOCs

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BASF’s Coatings division is presenting a new advanced refinish product line. By increasing the efficiency and significantly lowering the environmental impact, the products are designed to meet the highest expectations of modern body shops.

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For Wrangler 4xe, Jeep plans to build solar-powered chargers on off-road trails

Green Car Reports

The 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe plug-in hybrid combines limited zero-emission driving with rugged off-road capability. But there aren't many places to plug in out in the wilderness. It appears Jeep has thought of that.

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Renault Kangoo Maxi Van Z.E. 33 Review

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Here at Discover EV we’ve never tested an electric van before so we thought we’d try out the Renault Kangoo Maxi Van Z.E. 33 with the longest range of any pure electric van on sale today

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Chile’s Copec Voltex Chooses Driivz to Power Nationwide Public EV Charging Infrastructure

Electric Vehicless

Driivz Tech Speeds Companies’ Transition to the eMobility era ( Press Release). Driivz_Energy_management. Tel Aviv – September 8, 2020 – Copec Voltex, a subsidiary of Copec S.A.,

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GM’s future electric vehicles to debut first wireless battery management system; developed in collaboration with Analog Devices

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General Motors will be the first automaker to use an almost completely wireless battery management system (wBMS) for production electric vehicles. This wireless system, developed with Analog Devices, Inc.,

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Report: India might mandate EV chargers at 69,000 state-owned gas stations

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The Indian government may install electric-car charging stations at 69,000 state-controlled gas stations, the Hindustan Times reported Sunday. In a meeting on charging infrastructure, power minister R.K.

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Vauxhall Vivaro-e Life from less than £35k

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Vauxhall has announced the pricing for its first electric MPV – the Vivaro-e Life. At less than £35,000 and available to order right now, it undercuts numerous electric SUVs and cars, but underneath it is essentially a converted van. How does it stack up on paper

2020 52

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime PHEV: 42 mile EV range/600 total miles! A smash hit!

Current EV

For years, the RAV4 2-row crossover has been a top-selling model each month in the USA. It has consistently been one of Toyota’s bestselling vehicles, often by a huge margin.

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Lucid Motors unveils Lucid Air luxury electric sedan

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Lucid Motors unveiled the Lucid Air battery-electric luxury sedan, which will start at less than US$80,000. With up to 1,080 horsepower available in a dual-motor, all-wheel-drive architecture, the Lucid Air is able to achieve quarter-mile times as quick as 9.9

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GM will build Nikola Badger electric truck, supply hydrogen fuel-cell tech

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General Motors and Nikola Corporation announced a strategic partnership on Tuesday in which GM will supply hydrogen fuel-cell systems and battery systems to Nikola. Furthermore, GM will build the upcoming Nikola Badger pickup truck starting in 2022.

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Land Rover Defender PHEV now available

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The Land Rover Defender has gained an electrified option. Coming in the form of the Defender P400e plug-in hybrid, it is the cleanest and most fuel efficient version of Land Rover's revised utilitarian 4x4 now available

Electric Bike Conversion Kit Selection

Electric Vehicless

If you want to convert your bicycle into an electric bike than you are on the right track.

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Hyundai expands NEXO fuel cell SUV availability in Northern California

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Hyundai’s NEXO fuel cell SUV is now available at Roseville Hyundai near Sacramento. Roseville Hyundai is the fourth dealership in California to currently offer NEXO, with two dedicated dealerships in Northern California and two in Southern California.

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2021 Lucid Air electric luxury sedan revealed: Quickest version costs $169,000

Green Car Reports

California’s Lucid Motors has revealed pricing and production details for its Air sedan, ahead of its arrival in spring 2021. And with it, Lucid has released a set of production-car photos.

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Renault Captur E-TECH Plug-in hybrid Review

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First launched in 2013, more than 1.5 million sold worldwide, making the Captur Renault’s best-selling model in the UK – could a plug-in version elevate its popularity even further? We get behind the wheel of what is now the most powerful model in the range

2020 52

Exclusive: GM Can Manage an EV's Batteries Wirelessly—and Remotely

Cars That Think

The new system eliminates the rat's nest of wiring and collects information that can be used to design better batteries. energy energy/batteries-storage

2020 73

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies and Quantron AG collaborate on fuel cell systems for heavy-duty trucks

Green Car Congress

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies has launched the development of a special fuel cell system for heavy-duty trucks. The company is collaborating with Quantron AG, a specialist in the field of commercial vehicle conversion.

2020 297

German publication pans VW ID.3 for build quality, infotainment

Green Car Reports

The first review of the Volkswagen ID.3 electric car from a major car magazine is in, and it's not good. In a review of a pre-production model ahead of the hatchback's launch, Germany's Auto Motor und Sport said the ID.3

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Renault Mégane Sport Tourer E-TECH Plug-in hybrid Review

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More than seven million Renault Mégane models have been sold worldwide since it hit our roads in 1995.

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2020 Volkswagen Golf Estate revealed with new Alltrack version

Green Cars News

Volkswagen has revealed the eighth generation compact estate that is now even more spacious, dynamic and digital than ever before

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Yale study finds asphalt a significant source of air pollution, especially on hot, sunny days

Green Car Congress

Asphalt is a near-ubiquitous substance—it’s found in roads, on roofs and in driveways—but its chemical emissions rarely figure into urban air quality management plans.

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Audi RS performance models are going plug-in hybrid, perhaps with 50 miles electric range

Green Car Reports

Audi does not see plug-in hybrids as a transitional technology to be quickly made redundant by fully electric vehicles.

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