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Volkswagen demonstrates first successful real-world use of quantum computing to help optimize traffic routing

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Volkswagen AG has successfully demonstrated the world’s first live use of quantum computing to help optimize traffic routing.

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Older Than Your Grandpa’s Edsel

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Electric-car battery prices dropped 13% in 2019, will reach $100/kwh in 2023

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Although electric cars haven’t quite taken off in the 2010s the way some had anticipated, sheer economics are pointing to the 2020s as the time when EVs will find that market fever pitch.

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EV will go twice the distance of a petrol or diesel car on £5

Discover EV

Electric cars cost around half as much per mile to run as their petrol or diesel equivalents. Research done by Carwow found that for a fiver, you'll still be driving in an EV long after a 'normal' car has run out of fuel.

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Northvolt & Mälarenergi partner to deploy battery energy storage for EV charging

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Northvolt and Mälarenergi are partnering to establish a battery energy storage system at an electric vehicle charging station in Västerås, Sweden. The battery system will provide power output up to 220 kW and a usable energy capacity of 320 kWh.

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Volkswagen ID.3 makes UK debut at Tesco charging point

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Volkswagen ID.3 makes UK debut at Tesco charging point

2019 44

VW Project e-Bus electric Microbus builds Buzz with e-Golf transplant

Green Car Reports

Haven't gotten your fill of classic cars converted to electric powertrains? You're in luck, thanks to this incredibly clean VW Microbus.

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DOE: Average annual gasoline taxes paid per vehicle, by state, 2019

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According to the Federal Highway Administration, the average fuel economy for all light vehicles on the road today is 22.3 miles per gallon (mpg) and the average annual miles driven is 11,484 miles. The Federal tax on gasoline is 18.4

2019 295

Volkswagen ID.3 makes UK debut at Tesco charging point

Green Cars News

Last year, Volkswagen announced it had partnered with Tesco and Pod Point to install around 2,400 EV charging points

2019 44

LA region wants 80 percent of new vehicle sales to be electric by 2028

Green Car Reports

It's no secret that California leads the nation in pushing for electric (and electrified) vehicle volume, but the state's southern region is moving for an even more accelerated approach, calling for 80% of new vehicle sales to be electric by 2028.

2019 112

Servicing an EV is cheap and easy

Discover EV

Electric, hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicle servicing and maintenance isn’t well reported. Even owners may not be aware of what an EV service entails. We talk to aftersales training specialists, Pro-Moto, to find out what’s really going on within the industry to cater for these cars

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10 Solaris trolleybuses for Bergen, Norway

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The Norwegian operator Keolis Norge AS has ordered 10 Solaris Trollino articulated trolleybuses for Bergen, Norway’s second-largest city.

2019 290

SMMT: EVs and hybrids reach record market share of 10.2%

Green Cars News

Demand for the latest electric cars surged by 228.8% in November, with 4,652 registered, while plug-in hybrids and hybrids also rose by 34.8% and 15.0% respectively according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT

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Toyota vs. electric cars: Smart strategy, or Innovator’s Dilemma?

Green Car Reports

As we enter 2020, carmaking giant Toyota produces and sells the majority of the world's hybrid cars and SUVs. That may prove to be a problem over the next decade.

2019 110

The British Motor Show 2020

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After a 12 year absence, the British Motor Show will be held in August 2020 at the Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre and there will be a big focus on EVs and future technology

Distance driven per person is still down from its maximum in 2004

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by Michael Sivak. This article is the latest in a series that examines recent changes in various aspects of road transportation in the United States.

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Top five things we learned this week

Green Cars News

With the slow wind-down for Christmas underway, the team at Leasing.com are rehearsing for our annual nativity play

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Lightyear One solar electric car aims to “leapfrog the grid”

Green Car Reports

The Lightyear One started with a World Solar Challenge champion-team effort, and the project has from the start been focused around uncompromised efficiency and a design that flaunts its solar cells and sleek aerodynamics—as well as the idea of not being so dependent on charging infrastructure.

2019 102

UK companies collaborating on next-generation electric drive

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Electric drive units – or EDUs – are the favoured means of turning battery power into forward motion. Light and compact, they tick all the boxes for EV drivetrains, but now a collaborative project between two UK-based entities is looking to take them to the next level

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KIT and Wintershall Dea collaborating to develop industrial-scale methane pyrolysis for CO2-free production of hydrogen

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Researchers at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and colleagues earlier developed an efficient process for methane pyrolysis.

2019 247

First drive review: Renault Captur

Green Cars News

Frugal, spacious, well equipped, stylish.Leasing.com five-word review

2019 32

GM, LG Chem announce joint Lordstown battery plant for new electric cars, pickups

Green Car Reports

General Motors and LG Chem will jointly build and develop batteries for electric vehicles that will go on sale in 2023 and beyond, including Chevy's confirmed electric pickup, the companies announced Thursday. GM CEO Mary Barra announced the $2.3

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DS Performance Director Xavier Mestelan Pinon talks EVs and Formula E

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Having enjoyed a successful career with the Citroen World Rally Team, former Deputy Team Principle of Citroën Racing was appointed head of DS Performance in 2016.

2019 52

Toyota and Nishitetsu begin full-scale operation of multi-modal mobility service “my route” in Fukuoka City and Kitakyushu City

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Toyota Motor Corporation and Nishi-Nippon Railroad Co., Nishitetsu) have begin full-scale operation of the Toyota-developed multi-modal mobility service “my route” for smartphones.

2019 244

Euro NCAP: Tesla Model X proves to be stand-out performer while other models shine

Green Cars News

Euro NCAP has released the results of their latest safety tests, with the recently-updated Tesla Model X the stand-out performer of this round

2019 32

Toyota EV pushback, Cybertruck aero, Nissan electric crossover, GM and LG Chem: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

Nissan was aiming for the luxury market with its electric crossover. GM and LG Chem form a joint venture for future EVs. Toyota sticks with hybrids, as EVs surge. And the speculation about Tesla Cybertruck aerodynamics is validated by someone who knows. This and more, today at Green Car Reports.

2019 91

Wireless charging heading for the UK

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Wireless charging is nothing new – in fact it was discovered in the 1800s. Most new smartphones can be charged wirelessly, but aside from Tesla, very few EVs have the infrastructure in place to benefit from the technology.

2019 52

Four Mercedes-Benz eCitaro electric buses handed over to Reutlinger Stadtverkehr

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Four purely electrically powered Mercedes-Benz urban buses were handed over to Reutlinger Stadtverkehr (RSV) on 29 November. The eCitaro buses will operate on Reutlingen’s number 7 route, which is the town’s first E-line, from a new and purpose-built electric bus depot.

2019 244

Vauxhall Insignia 2020: Flagship large saloon gets fresh redesign

Green Cars News

Vauxhall has revealed the first images of its updated Insignia, the brand’s flagship large saloon

2019 32

Nissan including $250 credit for EVgo fast-charging with Leaf

Green Car Reports

Nissan and EVgo have announced a partnership that will include charging station usage for Leaf owners along with a $250 credit, the two companies announced last week.

2019 88

Hand-Tracking Tech Watches Riders in Self-Driving Cars to See If They’re Ready to Take the Wheel

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A new system tracks a rider’s elbows and wrists to see how quickly they could take control of a self-driving car in an emergency. transportation transportation/self-driving

2019 44

Mercedes-Benz’ Lab1886 supporting Rolls-Royce Power Systems in pilot project for stationary fuel-cell systems

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Lab1886, the innovation unit for business models within Mercedes-Benz AG, is now supporting drive and energy system provider Rolls-Royce Power Systems AG in a pilot project in the field of stationary energy supply systems.

2019 238

Jaguar F-Type 2020: revamped styling as well as four- and eight-cylinder engines feature

Green Cars News

Jaguar has revealed the facelifted F-Type, with the two-seat sports car gaining a more aggressive look as well as a restyled interior and choice of four- and eight-cylinder engines

2019 32

GM talks EVs, Lincoln by Rivian, Cybertruck and Mach-E afterburn: The Week in Reverse

Green Car Reports

Which luxury brand is skipping the U.S. for its new electric car? Why does one automaker once bullish on EV range extenders now think they’re headed for extinction? This is our look back at the Week In Reverse—right here at Green Car Reports—for the week ending November 29, 2019.

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BNL team uses nc-AFM to find sulfur and nitrogen atoms in crude oil molecules

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Researchers from the Center for Functional Nanomaterials at Brookhaven National Laboratory and users from ExxonMobil have developed a new approach to identifying atoms that are neither carbon nor hydrogen within a specific type of molecule in crude oil.

2019 238

BNEF annual Li-ion battery price survey finds prices fell 13% from 2018 to average $156/kWh in 2019

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Battery prices, which were above $1,100 per kilowatt-hour in 2010, have fallen 87% in real terms to $156/kWh in 2019. By 2023, average prices will be close to $100/kWh, according to the latest forecast from research company BloombergNEF (BNEF).

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Hyundai Motor Strategy 2025 lays out transition into smart mobility solution provider

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Hyundai Motor Company announced a new roadmap—Strategy 2025—intended to secure its position as a frontrunner in the future mobility industry.

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