Elon Musk is TIME Magazine’s 2021 Person of the Year


Elon Musk has been dubbed by TIME Magazine as its 2021 Person of the Year. The award, which the magazine gives to an individual or group who most shaped the previous 12 months, for better or worse, has been ongoing for nearly a century.

Volkswagen ViaVision magazine focuses on e-up! and electromobility

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Volkswagen has released the latest version of its ViaVision magazine, which this month focuses on electromobility and the forthcoming e-up! city car ( earlier post ).

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TIME Magazine Chooses Elon Musk As Person Of The Year


This may be a controversial choice for TIME, but the publication's reasoning makes perfect sense

Daimler JV Beijing Benz Automotive named Factory of the Year by Produktion magazine

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In a ceremony held in Munich on 21 March, Daimler’s largest global production facility, Beijing Benz Automotive Co., BBAC), received a “Factory of the Year” award from theGerman publication ‘Produktion’. BBAC was chosen for recognition in the “Excellent Large Series Assembly” category. As the primary local production base for Mercedes-Benz vehicles in China, BBAC plays a key role in Daimler’s overall global development strategy and production network.

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Car Magazine's Long-Termer Honda E Needed A Jump-Start


Another EV joins the queue for 12V battery issues

Emissions collusion between VW and German agency runs deep: magazine

Green Car Reports

As the Volkswagen diesel scandal lumbers onwards, German media outlets have often broken the latest news and revelations from deep inside VW Group. While the German auto giant had hoped at first to have the issue largely wrapped up by now, the scandal first publicly revealed in September 2015 shows no signs of abating. The updates to. emissions Germany VW Group carbon dioxide regulation Volkswagen diesel scandal

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Nissan Leaf Vs BMW i3 Vs Volkswagen e-Golf: German Magazine Compares

Green Car Reports

German magazine Auto Bild has now The BMW i3''s styling has been divisive since its launch earlier this year but one thing that most agree on is its abilities--it''s among the best electric cars yet. When Volkswagen launches its e-Golf though, BMW will face tough competition--and worldwide, the Nissan Leaf is still a best-selling electric car.

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German magazine compares real-world electric-car ranges, efficiencies in cold weather

Green Car Reports

It's 41 degrees F outside. Your electric car, rated for 100 miles, has been charging all night in the cold. Ahead of you lies a 80-mile drive. How confident are you that you'll make it to your destination? What if you want to set your climate control to a comfortable 70 degrees F? Germany's AutoBild wondered the same thing, so it gathered some of. winter driving Germany Efficiency plug-in cars range anxiety Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Winter Weather battery capacity

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Magazine Article and 914 EV Wiki

Porsche 914 EV Conversion

I ran out to Barnes and Noble today and picked up the March issue of Sports Car Market magazine. My 914 was featured on page 38 along with John Benson's 914 DC conversion! I hope Electro Auto doesn't get even more swamped by the publicity. I'm glad these EVs are getting coverage so more people can see what's possible.

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Twizy wins Stuff Magazine’s transport prize

Green Cars News

It may be the subject of much ridicule but it was the Renault Twizy that had the last laugh as it whizzed away with Stuff Magazine’s award for Tech Transport of the Year last night. Everyone’s favourite fully-electric two-seated quadricycle was up against serious competition from Vauxhall’s Ampera and the Audi A3 with its tooled-up [.]. Renault award Twizy

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As summer days drift away, get back on the path to electrification with the Peak EV Insights magazine

Fleet Carma

For FleetCarma, this summer was particularly busy and there were numerous highlights that include new program launches, exciting partnerships , and the release of the first edition of our digital magazine: Peak EV Insights.

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Battelle-R&D Magazine forecast predicts 5.2% growth in 2012 global R&D spending to $1.4+T, largely driven by Asian economies; US companies and tech providers to boost energy R&D spending by 23.1% to $6.7B

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The Battelle-R&D Magazine annual Global R&D Funding Forecast concludes that global research and development (R&D) spending will grow by about 5.2% The team from Battelle and R&D Magazine forecast that a 2.1% Global R&D spending 2011. Size of circle reflects the relative amount of annual R&D spending by the country noted. Source: 2012 Global R&D Funding Forecast. Click to enlarge.

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2011 Nissan Leaf Gets Manga Makeover For Monocle Magazine

All Cars Electric

We’ve said it before, but Nissan makes unmistakably Japanese-looking cars. From the eye-like large headlamps, smiling grille and bulbous nose of the Nissan Townpod concept to the soft curves of the 2011 Nissan Leaf, Nissan’s cars look as if they belong in the pages of a manga. Someone at Nissan must have been listening. The 2011 Nissan

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Consumer Reports Shows You Can Trick Autopilot To Leave Driver's Seat


Here’s the video and the magazine’s concerns on how easy it was


VW ID.4 Beats Tesla Model Y Long Range In French Range Test


The magazine L’Automobile said the 77-kWh unit broke their record

DOE partnership aims to spur US bidirectional charging integration for EVs and infrastructure

Green Car Reports

First spotted by solar-focused PV Magazine, the MOU brings together several Energy Department offices, the California Energy Commission, California Public.

Don't Complain About Inaccurate EV Info, Pen A Letter: It May Get Published


EV-centric author pens letter to The New Yorker about inaccuracies it shared about EVs, and the magazine published the letter


Nieman Marcus To Offer Exclusive One-Off GMC Hummer EV


The Barrett-Jackson Hummer EV Edition 1 is listed in Nieman Marcus' magazine for a whopping $285,000

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Could streetlight-based charging help apartment dwellers go electric?

Green Car Reports

First spotted by photovoltaics industry trade journal PV Magazine, the program calls for installation of 240-volt Level 2 charging stations integrated with streetlight poles at locations.

Report: Porsche is working on a 911 sports car powered by solid-state batteries

Green Car Reports

An electric Porsche 911 powered by solid-state batteries is in the works, according to a recent report from German publication Manager Magazin (via Ecomento).

15 Round Glass Dining Room Tables That Add Sophistication To Mealtime

Trendir Magazine

If you’ve been envisioning an ultra contemporary home then you may have already had your eye on one of these stunning designs. For a unique take on a traditional space, why not choose to nix the all-wooden pieces and go with something with more of a modern twist? These 15 round, glass dining room ables will add sophistication to mealtime as well as punch of the fashion-forward energy inside of the home. West Elm always has really great pieces for the home, and this one is no exception.

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Solar Smackdown in Torrance – Installer Sues City on Behalf of the Sun

Creative Greenius

I just read the article in the June/July issue of Homepower magazine written by two firemen who have solar panels on their roofs. FROM HOMEPOWER MAGAZINE written by Fire engineer Matthew Paiss: Access, pathways, and smoke-ventilation space: Providing a 3-foot setback from the edges of the roofline. After a decade in the solar power installation business, Bradley Bartz is tired of being Mr. Nice Guy.

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Nissan Leaf Included in Time Magazine's 50 Best Inventions of 2009

All Cars Electric

Nissan changed the game for automakers planning electric vehicles in August when it unveiled the Leaf. The all-electric C-segment vehicle travels at speeds up to 90 miles per hour and goes 100 miles on a full charge. Nissan says it will only take 30 minutes to charge the batteries to 80% of their capacity at a high-power charging station. The Leaf

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Here’s why Elon Musk is TIME’s 2021 Person of the Year


TIME magazine has named Elon Musk its 2021 Person of the Year. Here’s why it selected the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX. more… The post Here’s why Elon Musk is TIME’s 2021 Person of the Year appeared first on Electrek.

Just Business

Plugs and Cars

Harper's Magazine has a profile of an oil fixer, the sort of middleman without whom we don't get our daily dose. Tags: harpers magazine oil business ely calil It's not a pretty picture, but it's how the oil business works. The profiled fixer, Ely Calil, is a well-connected businessman. While he continues to be an operator in oil, he sees an new opportunity to make money on his connections to potentates and oil executives.

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Schaeffler secures volume orders for commercial vehicle electric traction motors, hybrid modules

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The winding formed on the winding blade is drawn off onto a linear magazine, from where it is transferred to a rotary magazine in several layers.

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Researchers propose fire-preventing "anti-short layer" for EV batteries

Green Car Reports

As reported by photovoltaics industry trade journal PV Magazine, the researchers have tested a so-called "anti-short layer," which is an extra layer of material on the separator between the cathode and anode.

Solaris Urbino 15 LE Electric named Best Electric Bus by Busplaner

EV Obssesion

The Solaris Urbino 15 LE electric won the “Sustainability Award 2021” handed out by German trade magazine busplaner. 15 April 2021 saw the ceremonial prize award by the busplaner magazine, which is one of the lead opinion-forming trade magazines in Europe.

Retractable car cover claimed to gain miles of EV range each day

Green Car Reports

One such idea was introduced in February by the French company Armor, and as reported in PV Magazine, makes the solar cells part of a. As solar cells gain affordability and flexibility, they’re no longer the exclusive domain of house rooftops.

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Diesel car proves fuel efficiency in US road trip

Green Cars News

That’s the question Car Magazine posed for itself as they took on a challenge to prove the real world fuel efficiency of a readily-available-in-Europe, diesel model and [.]. Volkswagen America Car magazine diesel DRIVe golf bluemotionWhat happens when you take a right-hand drive, diesel Golf Bluemotion to the land where petrol is king and attempt to drive it across the width of country?

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Lower-price Porsche Taycan is coming, with rear-wheel drive—and possibly better range

Green Car Reports

The entry-level model will have a smaller battery pack, and will be "more accessible price-wise," Porsche R&D boss said in a phone interview with Car magazine.

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Honda CR-Z hybrid scoops Top Gear green car award

Green Cars News

The Honda CR-Z has scooped the fiercely contested title of ‘Green Car of the Year’ at the Top Gear magazine’s annual awards. Latest news Honda Honda CR-Z Honda CR-Z Hybrid Hybrid cars Top Gear Top Gear magazineThe new trophy means the CR-Z has received four awards in as many weeks for the sporty hybrid. The judges at Top Gear were impressed with the CR-Z’s sporty looks, agile handling and [.].

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

Green Car Reports

electric car from a major car magazine is in, and it's not good. The first review of the Volkswagen ID.3 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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Report: 2024 BMW M5 electric car to rival Porsche Taycan Turbo S, Tesla Model S Plaid

Green Car Reports

The BMW M5—one of the most recognizable sport-sedan nameplates, could become an electric car as part of an upcoming redesign, reports Car magazine.

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Fontaine Modification offers refrigerated trailer electrification through new strategic alliance with eNow

Green Car Congress

Heavy Duty Trucking (HDT) magazine named eNow’s eTRU system for reefer trailers one of the Top 20 Products of the year in 2020. Fontaine Modification is expanding its electrification integration services to include refrigerated trailers through a strategic alliance with electric transport refrigeration unit (eTRU) innovator eNow, Inc.

Report: Boxy VW electric SUV coming in 2025

Green Car Reports

The magazine described it as an electric Land Rover The Volkswagen ID.4 crossover will lead the automaker's electric-car push in the United States, but VW may have a second, more rugged-looking electric utility vehicle about the same size also in the works.

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Electric cars ‘unlikely to ever offer viable alternative’

Green Cars News

An investigation by E&T Magazine suggests that long-term limitations in battery technology could restrict electric cars to under a 100-mile range-while rapid charging could limit the battery life to two years. Tags: Electric cars battery E&T Institute of Engineering and Technology magazine range technology Bad news electric car fans, one respected industry publication thinks we’re all barking up the wrong tree.

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Consumer Reports won't recommend Tesla Model 3 (Updated)

Green Car Reports

Consumer Reports, the consumer product testing magazine famed for its independence, got its deposit in early for a Tesla Model 3 so it could pass judgment before too many non-Tesla diehards could plunk down month's salary to buy one. Now the magazine has released its final test results for the Model 3, and they have found it wanting.

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Lexus to reveal upcoming electric car at Tokyo auto show

Green Car Reports

The car will be a small city electric car, based on an updated version of the company's 2015 LF-SA concept, according to a report in British car magazine Autocar. Lexus is reportedly working on a new electric model to unveil at the Tokyo motor show in October. Quoting Lexus chief Koji Sato, the report says the car will be a "tall, boxy

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Report: Audi A9 EV due in 2024 could be a high-efficiency flagship

Green Car Reports

The new model has the internal codename E6, but could take on the A9 E-Tron name for production, the magazine reported, citing anonymous sources

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Nissan Leaf With No Range Anxiety

Electric Cars are for Girls

Do electric car drivers have different views on the Nissan Leaf and range anxiety than the automotive magazine folks? Turns out they do

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McLaren plug-in hybrid sports car could have 20-mile electric range, arrives late 2020

Green Car Reports

A McLaren plug-in hybrid sports car with 20 miles of electric range could arrive later this year, according to Autocar magazine.

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When Will Electric Vehicles Replace Gas-Powered Cars?


However, before the 2010s, these cars remained a futuristic concept you read about in tech magazines or car journals. Electric cars have been around for more than two decades. The post When Will Electric Vehicles Replace Gas-Powered Cars? appeared first on enrg.io. Electric Cars