Electrify Expo - North America's largest EV festival will visit Miami on October 8-9

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Electrify Expo, North America's largest electric-vehicle festival, charges into Miami Saturday, October 8, and Sunday, October 9, at Regatta Park.

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Proterra & Miami-Dade County Announce Landmark EV Technology Project for Fleet Electrification

EV Obssesion

Miami-Dade to install one of the largest fleet charging systems in the U.S. The post Proterra & Miami-Dade County Announce Landmark EV Technology Project for Fleet Electrification appeared first on EV Obsession.

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Miami-Dade goes big on electric buses and charging systems

Electrek

Miami-Dade County in Florida today announced it has bought 42 Proterra ZX5+ electric transit buses, featuring a total of 19 megawatt hours of battery storage capacity. more… The post Miami-Dade goes big on electric buses and charging systems appeared first on Electrek.

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company submits plans for 6.2-mile Loop system in Miami

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As per a recent report, The Boring Company has submitted a proposal to build the North Miami Beach Loop, a 6.2-mile transport tunnel system in Miami, FL. When scaled, the North Miami Beach Loop could be scaled to accomodate over 15,000 commuters per hour.

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Proterra and Miami-Dade County announce major EV technology project for fleet electrification; 42 more electric buses, 75 chargers

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Proterra Inc and Miami-Dade County announced a major fleet electrification project with the County acquiring 42 Proterra ZX5+ electric transit buses, featuring a total of 19 MWh of battery storage capacity, along with plans to install 75 Proterra chargers across three bus depots.

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company submit proposal for new 6-mile long Loop tunnel project with Tesla vehicles in Miami

Electrek

Elon Musk’s Boring Company has submitted a proposal for a new 6-mile long Loop tunnel project in Miami. more… The post Elon Musk’s Boring Company submit proposal for new 6-mile long Loop tunnel project with Tesla vehicles in Miami appeared first on Electrek.

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Miami-Dade purchases 33 Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and Proterra charging systems; largest EV bus order on East Coast

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Miami-Dade, Florida, has agreed to purchase 33, 40-foot Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses with DuoPower drivetrain technology and up to 75 plug-in Proterra chargers. With 33 electric buses and charging systems, Miami-Dade represents the largest electric bus order on the East Coast. We are looking forward to working with Proterra to deliver clean, quiet transportation to Miami-Dade. —Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Giménez.

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Here’s how electric scooter sales helped Miami-based scooter company plant 1 million trees

Electrek

But the Miami-based electric scooter company fluidfreeride has taken that idea one step further by planting over a million trees aided by its electric scooter sales.

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Ingenity ‘launches’ 23E all-electric day-boat at the Miami International Boat Show

Electrek

The all-electric boat manufacturer Ingenity Electric unveiled its second model at the Discover Miami International Boat Show today. more… The post Ingenity ‘launches’ 23E all-electric day-boat at the Miami International Boat Show appeared first on Electrek.

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Miami-Dade County orders 29 more hydraulic hybrid refuse trucks featuring Parker’s RunWise System

Green Car Congress

Miami-Dade County, Fla., Miami-Dade’s repeat orders prove that this technology works and continues to cut costs and reduce emissions for the county. We are encouraged by the positive feedback on RunWise’s environmental and operational results from Miami-Dade, which is among more than 30 other municipalities across the US benefiting from our technology.

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New Flyer completes 1,150 mile in-service demonstration of the Xcelsior battery-electric bus for Miami-Dade Transit

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New Flyer of America, a subsidiary of New Flyer Industries, the leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit buses and motor coaches in the United States and Canada, has completed a two-week in-service demonstration with Miami-Dade Transit of the New Flyer Xcelsior heavy-duty battery-electric XE40 transit bus. New Flyer provided Miami-Dade Transit performance reports from New Flyer Connect, a combination of onboard telematics systems used to gauge and manage operational efficiency.

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Xpeng G9 Flagship Smart SUV, Nissan LEAF e+ Scores Max 5-Star Rating, Tesla, Miami’s Missing Infrastructure!

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The post Xpeng G9 Flagship Smart SUV, Nissan LEAF e+ Scores Max 5-Star Rating, Tesla, Miami’s Missing Infrastructure!

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Lehr to introduce propane-fueled outboard engine at the Miami International Boat Show

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Lehr, Inc., a company that patented the use of propane canisters to fuel small engines, is introducing the first OEM marine outboard engines that run on propane. Benefits of the propane engine include: Up to 50% lower fuel cost and more cost effective to use and maintain; No gasoline polluting the water; No ethanol or fuel related issues; Zero evaporative emissions; and. No choke, no priming, no carburetor gum-up & no winterizing. The first two engines are 2.5

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Car2go car club heads to Miami

Green Cars News

Yet another US city is to benefit from the rising phenomenon that is the car2go car club-this time it’s Miami. On Saturday (July 28), the East Coast city welcomed 240 smart fortwo vehicles which make up its new car club service-a flexible car hire system where customers can pay by the minute for the use [.]. smart car club smart fortwo USA

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Miami commissioner leads by example

Green Cars News

Some might call the idea a little insular, but no-one could accuse Miami Commissioner Marc Sarnoff of not practising what he preaches. Recently the commissioner urged Miami natives to ‘buy American’ and now he has traded in his foreign car - a Smart car - for a new Ford Fusion Hybrid. Tags: Ford Green cars Latest news Ford Fusion Hybrid Go Green Buy American Marc Sarnoff Miami Commissioner

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Want A Brand-New 5-Year-Old Toyota Prius Hybrid? Head For Miami

Green Car Reports

Believe it or not, the Toyota Prius has been available in the U.S. for over a decade. Aimed at a much more mainstream market than the first two generations of Prius Hybrid, the 2012 Toyota Prius Liftback, 2012 Toyota Prius V, 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid and 2012 Toyota Prius C offer the best gas mileage of any Toyota hybrid to date. But if

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Argo AI and Ford to launch self-driving vehicles on Lyft network by end of 2021; targeting 1,000 over next 5 years

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Argo AI and Ford will deploy Ford self-driving cars, with safety drivers, on the Lyft network, as part of a network access agreement, with passenger rides beginning in Miami later this year and in Austin starting in 2022.

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Helbiz partners with Lightning eMotors to deploy electric vans for fleet management

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Following the completion of the current pilot program, Helbiz plans to deploy Lightning Electric Ford Transit 350HD vans throughout Miami and Washington DC to manage its intra-urban operations. Micro-mobility company Helbiz is exploring the electrification of its fleet with Lightning eMotors.

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These cute electric robots may soon deliver your dinner

Electrek

Yesterday, the company announced its official expansion into San Jose, Miami-Dade County, Pittsburgh, and Detroit. Kiwibot is a last-mile delivery service that has completed over 150,000 food deliveries using electric semi-autonomous robots.

Tesla Robotaxi rollout gets supports from FL Mayor advocating for Boring Company tunnels

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Miami Mayor Francis Suarez showed his support for Tesla’s Robotaxi fleet via Twitter recently. The Miami Mayor has been in talks with Elon Musk’s Boring Company for a tunneling project in his city. Mayor Francis Suarez is developing a potential Boring Company transit system in Miami.

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Ford, Argo AI, and Walmart to launch autonomous vehicle delivery service in three US cities

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Ford Motor Company, Argo AI and Walmart are working together to launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Miami; Austin, Texas; and Washington, DC—Walmart’s first multi-city autonomous delivery collaboration in the US. Argo and Ford have been operating in Miami and Washington, D.C., Walmart previously tested with Ford in Miami in 2018.

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Awesomely Weird Alibaba Electric Vehicle of the Week: $1,600 single-seat electric boat

Electrek

I nearly made my Baywatch dreams come true, and now it’s time to go all Miami Vice on my latest find from China’s weirdest little giant shopping site: this awesome mini electric speed boat for one.

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Fluidfreeride launches fast dual-suspension 25 mph Mosquito electric scooter weighing just 29 lbs.

Electrek

Miami-based Fluidfreeride, one of the top electric scooter distributors in the US, has just launched its latest electric scooter model.

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This new 60 mph and 8.4 kW standing electric scooter shows the industry isn’t slowing down

Electrek

Case in point: The NAMI BURN-E electric scooter just launched in the US by Miami-based FluidFreeRide. Forget high-performance electric scooters – we’ve now entered a whole new field of “ultra performance” electric scooters.

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DOE announces 15 Phase 1 semifinalists of Geothermal Lithium Extraction Prize

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University of MiamiMiami Solution. The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced 15 Phase 1 semifinalists of the American-Made Geothermal Lithium Extraction Prize, a $4-million competition designed to advance technologies and techniques to support direct lithium extraction from geothermal brines. Lithium, a critical material used in high-charge-density batteries for electric vehicles and grid-scale electricity storage, is a crucial element in the clean energy supply chain.

Tesla’s START program is giving people great jobs and rewarding careers

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” However, a program that is offered by Tesla at Miami-Dade College in Florida that teaches prospective mechanics how to properly service Tesla’s EVs is making quite the name for itself. Miami Dade College has hosted the program since 2019.

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BMW M presents Concept XM PHEV

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At Art Basel’s 2021 Miami Beach show, BMW M GmbH presented the new BMW Concept XM; the concept car looks ahead to the most powerful BMW M car ever to go into series production, which is set to begin at the end of 2022.

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Parker and Autocar receive follow-on order for 29 refuse trucks with RunWise series hydraulic hybrid drive system

Green Car Congress

Miami-Dade County in south Florida has placed a follow-on order for 29 Autocar E3 refuse trucks featuring Parker Hannifin’s RunWise series hydraulic hybrid technology. Miami-Dade used funding from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to purchase 15 of the vehicles as part of the National Clean Diesel Campaign’s Emerging Technologies List.

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Hawaii responds to global warming threat against Waikiki beach

Green Car Reports

Climate scientists have issued frequent warning about the effects of rising sea levels from global warming on cities such as Miami and New York. But among the first places in the U.S. that may suffer the effects of climate change could be Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, according to a 2017 report by the Hawaii Climate Commission report, which showed. global warming climate change

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Lucid Motors opening 20 sales and service locations in N America through 2021

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Miami Studio: Located at Brickell City Centre in Miami, FL. Luxury EV maker Lucid Motors plans to open 20 retail locations—known as Lucid Studios—and service centers throughout North America by the end of 2021.

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Inokim Quick 4 electric scooter review: I love how high quality these fast scooters are becoming

Electrek

I was super excited when Miami-based FluidFreeRide announced they were bringing Inokim scooters to the US market last year , and getting to test out the Quick 4 confirmed everything I’ve heard about the quality of these scooters (and that I saw on my own test of the Inokim Light 2 last year ).

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Toyota’s Collaborative Safety Research Center to launch 4 new system usability research projects

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The new projects will be undertaken in partnership with University of Michigan, Miami University, University of Nebraska, Texas Transportation Institute and State Farm.

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The Boring Company to connect Brightline to Fort Lauderdale Beach in 3 mins

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The Boring Company’s (TBC) unsolicited proposal to Fort Lauderdale for a Las Olas Loop was recently made public, revealing some more details about the Miami tunnel project. Brightline has lines in Miami and West-Palm-Beach as well, with plans to add an Orlando station soon. .

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Tesla Autopilot 8.0, 2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid, V-6 TDI settlement progress: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Today, Tesla CEO Elon Musk claims recently-unveiled changes to Tesla Autopilot could have prevented the fatal crash that occurred in May, the 2017 Nissan Rogue Hybrid crossover debuts at the 2016 Miami Auto Show, and an Audi executive claims significant progress is being made toward a settlement for V-6 TDI diesel vehicles with illegal "defeat.

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CoFlow Jet signs JOA with NASA to commercialize deflected slip-stream technology for eV/STOL

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Gecheng Zha, CEO of CoFlow Jet, and professor at the University of Miami.

Jolta Announces That It Will Serve As The First U.S. Distributor For Faraday Future

EV Obssesion

MIAMI, April 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Last year, the launch of EV dealership network Jolta made waves as a first-of-its-kind concept offering a distribution network for new-to-market electric car brands, a curation of electric vehicles, as well as repair […].

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Electrify America completes first of two EV fast-charging East-West cross-country routes; second to be completed by September

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Electrify America already offers a major route covering much of the East Coast via Interstate 95 from Portland, ME to Miami, FL, and has completed a West Coast route along Interstate 5 from Seattle, WA to San Diego, CA.

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Tesla-Hertz partnership expands to sixteen new cities

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Initially, Hertz made its Model 3 and Model Y vehicles available in Atlanta, GA, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Los Angeles, CA, Miami, FL, Orlando, FL, San Francisco, CA, and Washington D.C. Miami, Florida.

Vene Rides, the MicroEV Store, Opens 2nd Location With Expansion to Chicago

EV Obssesion

After a successful year of operating in Miami, Vene Rides is now expanding into Chicago. Vene Rides was launched last July by HOPR, an established micromobility company.

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Tesla Model Y becomes a hotel amenity thanks to ride-sharing platform Envoy

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Envoy Technologies has made the Tesla Model Y an official amenity for visitors of the Mondrian South Beach hotel in Miami. ” The first Model Y will be available at the Mondrian South Beach in Miami, Florida.

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The Boring Company LVCC Loop capacity exceeds 4400 passengers per hour [Video]

Teslarati

For instance, Mayor Francis Suarez from Miami noted that TBC quoted $30 million for a tunnel under the Miami River. In comparison, the Miami-Dade County transit officials estimated a $900 million price tag for a tunnel about 2-miles long for the same project.

Elon Musk receives invites from FL and TX to move Twitter HQ

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NHTSA ODI opens preliminary evaluation of Tesla Autopilot following 11 crashes at first responder scenes

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Miami. The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) has opened a Preliminary Evaluation of the SAE Level 2 ADAS system (Autopilot) in the Tesla Model Year 2014-2021 Models Y, X, S, and 3. The investigation will assess the technologies and methods used to monitor, assist, and enforce the driver’s engagement with the dynamic driving task during Autopilot operation.