Canada releases list of 31 critical minerals; domestic production, global impact

Green Car Congress

The government of Canada says that the country can leverage its mining and processing expertise and world leading environmental, social and governance credentials, and become the global supplier of choice for clean and advanced technologies. Canada’s Critical Minerals List.

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EPA adds 1-bromopropane to list of hazardous air pollutants; first addition since 1990

Green Car Congress

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has granted petitions to add 1-bromopropane (1-BP) to the list of hazardous air pollutants regulated under the Clean Air Act (CAA). Petitioners requesting EPA to list 1-BP, also known as n-propyl bromide (nPB), have demonstrated its adverse health and environmental impacts. Under the CAA, EPA is required to regulate emissions of air toxics, also known as hazardous air pollutants.

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The Growing List of EVmatch Partners

EV Match

Take a look at some of our partners below. EVmatch and Burlington Electric Department (BED) are partnering to deploy a limited number of charging stations for free at qualifying multi-unit dwellings in Burlington, Vermont. Providers of Electric Vehicle Equipment & Services.

Is there a list of EV conversion shops?

Electric Cars are for Girls

As exciting as a DIY electric conversion sounds, many people don't have the time, skills, and/or inclination to convert a vehicle themselves. On your main

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Automakers develop consensus list of priority locations for next 19 H2 fueling stations in California

Green Car Congress

The automaker OEM Advisory Group (OEM AG) of the California Fuel Cell Partnership (CaFCP) has developed a consensus list of recommended station priority locations for the next 19 hydrogen stations to be built in California. The data was then compiled into an aggregate list. creation of redundancy in the network.

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NHTSA adds rearview video systems to list of recommended safety technologies to encourage broader use

Green Car Congress

The US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) will add rearview video systems to its list of recommended features under its New Car Assessment Program (NCAP). As we’ve seen with other features in the past, adding rearview video systems to our list of recommended safety features will encourage both automakers and consumers to consider more vehicles that offer this important technology.

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ACEEE issues latest list of 'Greenest' and 'Meanest" vehicles

Green Car Reports

Measuring the energy efficiency of a new vehicle is one thing, but ascertaining its overall environmental impact can be more complex. A debate still rages over the overall carbon footprint of electric cars compared to those powered by fossil fuels. But for the past 20 years, the the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy has tried to. Environmental Carbon Footprint emissions Fuel Economy

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GYON adds name to long list of Chinese EV startups

China EV

GYON’s mission is to “create the next generation of electric, intelligent, connected, and socialized transportation products and services.” I asked Joe Chao, the co-founder and president of GYON, what made his EV company special. LOS ANGELES — Can you believe it?

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EPA: 'Long List' Of Questions On New VW Diesel Software Feature

Green Car Reports

A couple of weeks ago, Volkswagen seemed confident that it would be just a matter of weeks before it made some simple tweaks and got its 2016 lineup of TDI diesel vehicles certified by the EPA. That was before the existence of a second, and different, piece of software--previously undisclosed by VW--came to light.

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How Will VW Fix My Diesel Car, And When? A List Of All Models

Green Car Reports

CEO, Michael Horn, spent several hours yesterday testifying in front of a Congressional panel on the company's growing TDI diesel-emission cheating scandal. Volkswagen's U.S. From that testimony, we can now break down how many cars and which models were affected, how the company expects to fix them, and when that process may start. Senators were. emissions EPA TDI VW Golf TDI A3 TDI Jetta TDI Passat TDI Beetle TDI

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A List of Tools and Supplies

Open Source Civic EV Kit

Over the past few days, I've been compiling a list of tools and supplies needed to do an effective electric vehicle conversion. After getting valuable feedback from several people on the Civic-EV Google Group, I came up with the following list: [link] tools-needed If anyone has additional comments, I welcome the feedback. This list will continue to change as we find new information during the conversion process.

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Mitsubishi Motors North America adds AeroVironment to authorized list of charger suppliers

Green Car Congress

as an additional authorized and approved nationwide supplier of EV home charging systems, on-site installation services and support for the 2012 i-MiEV. AeroVironment’s turnkey solution includes its UL-listed home charging station, permit acquisition, installation, customer training, 24/7 customer service and a three-year warranty on both parts and installation labor. < —Yoichi Yokozawa, President & CEO of Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. /p>.

New Hybrids Enter List Of Cars With Highest Gas Mileage Ever

Green Car Reports

Back in 2010, we asked why so few of today''s cars were among the most fuel efficient ever. Look down the list of the most fuel-efficient vehicles sold in the U.S, and only a small handful had been built in the previous decade--cars such as the familiar Prius, and the all-too-brief but brilliant first-generation Honda Insight hybrid. Well, that''s

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Grim First: Air Pollution Makes Top 10 List Of Disease Risk Factors

Green Car Reports

According to the 2010 Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors (GBD) Study published this month in The Lancet, high blood pressure, tobacco smoke, and alcohol abuse are the world's most dangerous risk factors for disease. Among the other top-ten items on that grim list, we also find air pollution -- largely ambient particulate matter

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“Greener Aviation” Technologies and Alternative Fuels Head AIAA List of Top 10 Emerging Aerospace Technologies

Green Car Congress

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics ( AIAA ) has released its first annual list of top emerging aerospace technologies. Alternative Fuels, including biofuels, as promoted by the FAA’s Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuels Initiative (CAAFI), and the recent FAA grant to the X Prize Foundation to spur development of renewable aviation fuels and technologies.

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Toyota Tops List Of Green Brands, VW & Honda Close Behind

Green Car Reports

Toyota has had a bumpy ride the past couple of years, thanks in no small part to a high-profile series of safety recalls. To make matters worse, its popular Prius was recently lost its #1 spot on the EPA's list of fuel-efficient cars. But not to worry: the automaker just landed atop a different list, and it's now the greenest brand in the world

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IBM releases fifth annual Next Five in Five list of near-term significant innovations; personalized routing for commuting/transportation makes the cut

Green Car Congress

IBM unveiled the fifth annual “Next Five in Five”—a list of innovations that have the potential to change the way people work, live and play over the next five years. Of the five, only one is directly transportation-related: Commuters will be able to quickly access personalized recommendations that help them avoid the congestion issues they routinely face and help them get where they need to go in the fastest time.

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Electric cars dominate EPA list of the most efficient vehicles

Green Cars News

A new 2013 Fuel Economy Guide published by the US’ Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) places the new Scion iQ EV model at the top of the pack, with a economy rating of 121 mpge (the e stands for ‘equivalent’ [.]. Electric cars have completely taken over in the US as the most energy efficient vehicles available.

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High fuel prices top list of motoring bugbears

Green Cars News

More than half (56 per cent) of all motorists would like to own a more efficient vehicle, according to new research by Autoglass, though whether they will actually make it to the showrooms remains unanswered. In a new study by OnePoll commissioned by the vehicle glass repair firm to mark its 40th birthday, it’s revealed [.]. Green credentials fuel price

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Ikea tops list of popular London charging points

Green Cars News

An Ikea store in north London, was the most popular place for charging an electric car in the whole of the Source London Network during August, electric vehicle charging specialist POD Point has revealed. PODDrivers took advantage of over 157 hours of charging time across 32 POD Poi nts in Source London network during August, [.].

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Nissan adds another city to list of partners

Green Cars News

Last week it was Orlando (see article) and this week it is the turn of the city of Houston to enter into an agreement with Nissan to advance zero emission mobility. An announcement was made at the Houston stop of the Nissan LEAF zero emissions tour as the build up continues towards the launch of the [.].

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List of Vehicles at NAIAS Electric Avenue Exhibit Released

All Cars Electric

This years NAIAS in Detroit, Michigan will feature a return of the EcoXperience driving exhibit which allows show goers the chance to drive "green" vehicles of the future. This exhibit will feature "green" cars of today and tomorrow. The lineup of vehicles include some In addition, the show will feature a new exhibit called "Electric Avenue."

List of debutants for 2010 Detroit Motor Show

Green Cars News

With three weeks left before the event begins, Doug Fox, chairman of the 2010 show stated that more reveals are likely in the build up to Press [.]. The North American International Auto Show (often referred to as the Detroit Motor Show) is shaping up to be another scintillating event with an estimated 40 new car unveilings.

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Think Releases List of Top 15 Cities Ready For EVs in U.S.

All Cars Electric

The list goes on, but one of How do you find out if the city that you live in is ready for the electric car revolution? Well there are several ways. Search for the nearest charging station in your area, contact local utilities and ask about rates for charging vehicles during off peak hours, find out if your area has smart meters coming soon.

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Tesla Model S Added to List of Battery Swap Capable EVs

All Cars Electric

According to Donoughe, the Model S is designed to be capable of battery swapping. Michael Donoughe recently resigned as Tesla Motors engineering chief, but he did not leave quietly. On his way out, he revealed information about the upcoming Model S that has not been publicized before. Donoughe admitted that the Model S engineering, "Is

2009 40

Electric car rebates, charging stations: What’s in $2 trillion Biden infrastructure plan?

Green Car Reports

They're a small part of a jaw-dropping list of heavy-lift infrastructure items the administration will need to sell.

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2022 GMC Hummer EV SUT and SUV: Everything we know in advance of full reveal

Green Car Reports

In fall 2021, GM will bring back Hummer—a brand once maligned by environmentalists—with a set of zero-tailpipe-emissions electric vehicles aimed at weekend adventurers.

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Mercedes and Nvidia Announce the Advent of the Software-Defined Car

Cars That Think

It's just the latest entry in the growing list of computers on wheels. transportation transportation/self-driving

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Electric car review from 1959: A snapshot of EV enthusiasm decades before Tesla

Green Car Reports

It goes back more than a century, with a long list of hopefuls hindered from widespread production by a complicated but familiar set of factors. The 1959 Charles Town-About was one of those hopefuls.

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Taycan update, Escape PHEV arrival, I-Pace in India, emissions from trees: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

Earlier versions of the Porsche Taycan get a big software update. A software update for the 2020 Porsche Taycan brings quicker acceleration and a long list of new. The Ford Escape Plug-In Hybrid is on track to arrive this year. The Jaguar I-Pace launches in India.

Korea considers changing its EV subsidy after Tesla buyers cash in

Green Car Reports

South Korea may exclude Tesla from the list of automakers that qualify for electric-car subsidies as the California transplant racks up sales, The Korea Herald reported Sunday. Between January and June, Tesla accounted for 43% of 209.2

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Electric Vehicle Parts

Electric Cars are for Girls

List of electric vehicle parts, with explanations, that Paul used in his $2200 VW Bug conversion

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Rimac C_Two electric supercar delivery delayed to 2021

Green Car Reports

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has impacted the plans of automakers large and small—even those planning to make all-electric supercars. The list of delayed launches now includes the 1,914-horsepower Rimac C_Two.

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Audi plans to increase recycled materials in its mainstream vehicles

Green Car Reports

As automakers work to reduce emissions—and the carbon impact of driving—by electrifying their vehicles, the environmental impact of the rest of a car becomes more significant.

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GEM commits to invest up to $100M in Skyworks Aeronautics; commercialization of eVTOL gyroplanes

Green Car Congress

Under the agreement, GEM will provide Skyworks Aeronautics with a Share Subscription Facility of up to $100 million for a 36-month term following a public listing of the Skyworks Aeronautics common stock. Artist’s concept of eGyro. Skyworks Aeronautics Corp.

Israel plans to end internal combustion car sales by 2030

Green Car Reports

Add Israel to the list of countries planning to ban sales of cars that run on gasoline and diesel fuel. The Jewish state, however, has put internal combustion engines on a shorter leash than most other countries that have announced such plans. By 2030, the Israeli Energy Ministry announced on Tuesday, cars and trucks that run on gasoline or diesel

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VW confirms it’s planning for solid-state batteries by 2025

Green Car Reports

The list of potential virtues for solid-state tech, which would replace the polymer/gel electrolyte commonly used in lithium-ion cells with a solid one, is impressive: a longer driving range; smaller packaging; Batteries battery pack solid-state cellSolid-state batteries sometimes sound a bit like the missing link that would punt electric vehicles soundly into mainstream acceptance.

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EV selection worldwide

Electric Cars are for Girls

This is the most comprehensive list of electric cars for sale I've seen yet! It's international, and covers past, present, future, American, European.awesome. Thank you, Jeroen

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Over-the-air updates: How does each EV automaker compare?

Electrek

No matter the reason, we’ve put together a guide outlining how OTA updates work, plus some of their benefits looking toward the future. Furthermore, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of EV automakers and their current status of OTA implementation.

Big deals arrive on 2019 Chevy Volt: Get one while you can

Green Car Reports

In an effort to clear out the last of its inventory, General Motors has added the Chevrolet Volt to its list of models eligible for an 18 percent discount off sticker price this month. When it went on sale in December 2010, the Volt was the first mainstream-brand plug-in car of the modern era (beating the Nissan Leaf by a matter of days.)

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Best deals on hybrid, electric, fuel-efficient cars for September 2018

Green Car Reports

This month's best deals list includes a newcomer among plug-in hybrids. Our partners at CarsDirect.com, now focus the list of best deals on models that are widely available, not "compliance cars" available only in token quantities in select locations. That could be a great thing for buyers who want the best deal along with the latest technologies.

2018 104

Chinese electric sports car Qiantu K50 might be made in U.S., with Coda connection

Green Car Reports

There's quite a list of Chinese automakers that are relatively unknown outside China yet have grand plans to enter the U.S. market. The latest is China’s Qiantu Motor, which is developing an all-electric luxury sports car called the K50, The K50 will be sold through California’s Mullen, which claims to be “the affordable electric. China Mullen

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Solaris receives first order for 10 electric buses under a tender for 530 e-buses for Hamburg

Green Car Congress

In August this year, Hamburger Hochbahn, one of the biggest public transport operators in Germany, announced a list of potential suppliers of 530 electric buses. They offer ranges of up to a few hundred kilometers on a single charge.

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