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Lithium Mining In Argentina — Jobs vs. Environment

CleanTechnica EVs

The post Lithium Mining In Argentina — Jobs vs. Environment appeared first on CleanTechnica. The search for lithium in Argentina pits Indigenous people against global corporations in search of profits.

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Corrosion resistance in molten salt environments

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The post Corrosion resistance in molten salt environments appeared first on Innovation News Network. VCU is developing metal treatments to increase corrosion resistance in molten salt systems, improving cost-efficiency and reducing waste.

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BASF introduces new heat-stabilized Ultramid; heat resistance up to 190 °C in demanding environments

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Whether in the internal combustion engine or in the hybrid or electric vehicle, reliable and technically flawless materials are indispensable in a demanding environment. Heat resistance, good long-term use properties and weld resistance are the basic prerequisites for components in current and future powertrains.

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GMC Hummer EV joins gas-guzzlers in list of meanest for the environment

Green Car Reports

The 2024 American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) list of "meanest" vehicles for the environment includes the expected array of gas-guzzling trucks—but also one EV. The 2024 GMC Hummer EV SUV was ranked ninth on the list, between the GMC Sierra pickup truck and Mercedes-Benz G550 SUV.

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SENDER Functional Testing Environment

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The post SENDER Functional Testing Environment appeared first on Innovation News Network. SENDER aims to upgrade home automation and energy service, and shows how functional testing remains a vital aspect of these developments.

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Are Electric Cars Really Helping the Environment?

The Truth About Cars

The research, published in the Science of the Total Environment journal, presents the first real-world data linking EVs to reductions in air pollution and respiratory issues. This study marks a significant step in understanding the impact of electric cars on public health and the environment.

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The future of the UK space environment

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The post The future of the UK space environment appeared first on Innovation News Network. As our planet becomes increasingly reliant on space, the UK space industry is working towards space protection and sustainability.