Aston Martin Rapide E makes first public appearance at Monaco e-Grand Prix

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The car appeared Saturday racing around the street circuit set up for the Formula E Monaco Grand Prix, which was run on Saturday on a shortened version of the Monaco. The Aston Martin Rapide E just made its public debut sitting on a stand at the Shanghai auto show last month, but the company didn't wait long to show it off blasting around a track.

Fisker Karma shows off in Monaco

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Making its European ‘dynamic’ debut this past weekend, the Fisker Karma was put through its paces in Monaco by Sovereign Prince of Monaco, Albert II. Electric cars ev F1 Fisker Karma Monaco PrinceVisitors to the world famous Formula One Grand Prix were among the first to see the first Karma off the production line speed around the challenging street circuit. Driven by [.].

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LEAF heads to Monaco

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The Nissan LEAF will be a star attraction at the EVER Monaco 2010 event, which opens to the public tomorrow. Tags: Nissan car electric event EVER leaf Monaco zero emissions The expo, sponsored by the Japanese carmaker, runs until Sunday, March 28. Dedicated to showcasing the latest developments in ecological vehicles and renewable energies, the event will display the ‘world’s first affordable electric car’ during [.].

Lexus LS 600h Hybrid Landaulet Used To Shuttle Monaco Prince

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We already knew Prince Albert of Monaco was a bit of an activist--or at least he likes to think he is--but now he’s gone out and commissioned the development of a one-off ‘Landaulet’ to carry him and his bride-to-be Carlene Wittstock on their wedding day, this July 2.

Mitsubishi Delivers 4 i-MiEV Electric Vehicles to the Principality of Monaco

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Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) jointly delivered four units of the electric vehicle i-MiEV to the Principality of Monaco on 15 November. The Principality of Monaco, proactively seeking ways to combat environmental issues and to replace domestic transportation with low-CO2-emitting electric vehicles, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Mitsubishi Motors Europe B.V.

Mitsubishi Provides 4 I-MiEVs to Monaco For Fleet Testing

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If you recall a story we printed here back in March highlighting one of the numerous Memorandums of Understanding that Mitsubishi had signed in connection with the i-MiEV with several countries, then you may recall that the Principality of Monaco was on that list. Monaco entered in the MOU with Mitsubishi in hopes

Mitsubishi signs MoU with the Principality of Monaco for i MiEV Fleet Testing

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Following a successful testing exercise conducted in December 2008, the Principality of Monaco, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Mitsubishi Motors Europe B.V. a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation— signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding fleet testing of Mitsubishi Motors’ i MiEV electric vehicle with the Principality of Monaco. Mitsubishi Motors sees opportunities for collaborating with Monaco as a partner and as a test market for its i MiEV.

Fisker Karma In Monaco: Winner Of Owner Royalty Award?

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According to startup plug-in hybrid maker Fisker Automotive, production of its 2011 Fisker Karma luxury sports sedan recently started in Finland. The company says it is focusing on delivering cars to dealers, so aside from giving a very small handful of journalists some quick driving time within the confines of a race track, Fisker has largely

Marine Scientists Issue Monaco Declaration Calling for Immediate Action to Reduce Ocean Acidification

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They issued this warning in the Monaco Declaration, released on 30 January. The report from the symposium summarizes the state of the science and priorities for future research, while the Monaco Declaration implores political leaders to launch urgent actions to limit the source of the problem. Monaco Declaration. The Monaco Declaration. Projected spread of acidification of the oceans from 1994 (left) to 2100 (right).

Electric vehicle plans steal show in Shanghai

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International NGO, The Climate Group convened an electric vehicle leadership summit yesterday (May 3, 2010) at Monaco’s Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo 2010 to explore how the world’s biggest and smallest countries are hoping to turn the world’s 1 billion vehicle fleet electric. Tags: Green credentials Climate Group Electric cars emissions Expo Monaco Shanghai world

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Toyota Mirai FCV wins at the e-Rally Monte-Carlo

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Driven by Artur Prusak and Thierry Benchetrit, the hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai from Toyota France took first place in the first e-Rally Monte-Carlo , which was held between Fontainebleau and Monaco. The three Mirai cars entered by Toyota France, one of which was driven by Georges Marsan, the Mayor of Monaco, all finished the race after completing a course of more than 1,000 km (621 miles).

Tesla Model Y batteries, Aston Martin Rapide E, $1,000 EV fees: Today's Car News

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The Aston Martin Rapide E shows up for hot laps in Monaco. Panasonic says it won't have enough batteries to supply the Tesla Model Y. States consider new fees on EVs. And readers weigh in on which classic EVs they'd like to buy. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Amid an industry-wide shortage of batteries and materials to build electric. motorcycles EV credits lithium batteries Honda e

Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell car wins Monte Carlo e-Rally

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A Mirai sedan won the 2016 e-Rally Monte Carlo, a rally exclusively for zero-emission vehicles held earlier this month in Monaco. The Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell car can now add a motorsport victory—of sorts—to its resume of accomplishments. The winning Mirai was one of three in the event, which required competitors to cover more. hydrogen hydrogen fuel cell

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BLS researchers suggest automation will not eliminate truck-driving jobs

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While some stories in the media present automation as having the potential to eliminate large swaths of jobs in the near future, a new study by researchers Maury Gittleman and Kristen Monaco at the US Bureau of Labor Statistics argues otherwise. Maury Gittleman, Kristen Monaco (2019) “Truck-Driving Jobs: Are They Headed for Rapid Elimination?”

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EV Trophy European EV rally to cover 2500 km

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Electric Marathon International (Ukraine), in partnership with European Green Cities Network under the patronage of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, is organizing the EV Trophy electric vehicle rally. The rally will go through: Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Italy, France and Monaco.

New York City Electrifies NYPD With 2011 Chevrolet Volt

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Ask most people to name a classic cop car and they’ll probably mention the iconic Ford Crown Victoria or perhaps the 1974 Dodge Monaco turned Bluesmobile in the classic film The Blues Brothers. We’ve even seen more unlikely cars like the Dodge Challenger and Lamborghini Gallardo take on police duties, but while fast and flashy cars

2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid: Now By Royal Appointment

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Normally, such Royal endorsements are limited to luxury or prestige brands, but earlier this week, the 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid received its official royal appointment courtesy of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco. As every automaker knows, getting Royal endorsement for a particular car or brand can help boost its image.

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Leonardo DiCaprio launches electric car racing team for Formula E

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Co-founded with Monaco-based Venturi Automobiles, the new Venturi Grand Prix Formula E Team becomes the tenth team confirmed to compete i[.]. A racing team founded by the Hollywood actor, Leonardo DiCaprio is latest and final team which will join the new Formula E electric racing championship in 2014. Electric cars

Electric car fleet joins UEFA Champions League

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As the championship’s official vehicle sponsor, the carmaker brought a fleet of these electric vehicles (EVs) to Monaco for yeste[.]. Nissan has electrified the UEFA Champions League this year by introducing its fully electric LEAF hatchback and e-NV200 electric van to the official championship fleet. Electric cars Nissan

ZF electric driveline to premiere in Formula E with Venturi

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The German HWA Racelab team will enter the Formula E as a Venturi customer team and acquire its vehicles from Monaco-based Venturi. As part of their partnership, ZF supplied the Monaco-based Venturi team with shock absorbers for its cars and developed a new transmission for season four. In 2016, ZF and Venturi formed a technology partnership for the FIA Formula E.

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UQM expands marine applications with electric propulsion system for Mylne Bolt 18 yacht tender

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UQM Technologies’ PowerPhase Pro 100 electric propulsion system is powering the new all-electric Mylne Bolt 18 yacht tender, which made its debut in September at the 2012 Monaco Yacht Show. The UQM electric motor propels the Bolt 18 from 0-30 knots in just three seconds, raising the eyebrows of several groups at the Monaco Yacht Club.

Leonardo DiCaprio & Venturi Automobiles launch Formula E electric race car team

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Based in Monaco, the new Venturi Grand Prix Formula E Team has been co-founded by DiCaprio and Gildo Pallanca Pastor, founder of pioneering EV manufacturer Venturi Automobiles, together with Bert Hedaya and Francesco Costa. Prince Albert II of Monaco.

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Tesla Motors Opens Chicago Store

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Since then, they have opened stores in Colorado, Monaco, Miami and now Chicago. When Tesla Motors received a cash infusion from Daimler for less than 10% of their shares, one of their objectives was to begin opening more stores in key markets around the world. Per the press release linked below, Tesla's Chicago store, located at 1053 W Grand

The Prius Plug-in and the Prince: new hybrid’s royal appointment

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The very first European production Toyota Prius Plug-In has been delivered to a suitably distinguished customer; His Serene Highness , the Prince Albert II of Monaco. His Highness took the car on a two month loan, with a view to the car becoming the replacement for the standard Prius model he currently uses. In February, [.]. Toyota Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid

Canada approves Northern Gateway pipeline project subject to 209 conditions; First Nations will go to court

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Enbridge CEO Al Monaco welcomed the decision, but also noted there is more work ahead for the company before construction begins. —Al Monaco. Enbridge Inc. announced today that pursuant to the Joint Review Panel’s (JRP) recommendation, the Northern Gateway Project (NGP) ( earlier post ) has received Governor in Council (GIC) approval by the Canadian federal government. The JRP’s recommendation was subject to 209 conditions.

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Tesla Roadster Channels Taxi Cab In France

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That's what one Monaco resident did with this electric sports car clad in the standard issue yellow and black. If you own a car as unique as the Tesla Roadster, why not advertise your business with it? The owner, who runs a New York City cab company which uses mostly hybrid vehicles, recently put his Tesla on display at the French Côte

GreenGT to present H2 fuel cell racer on Paul Ricard Circuit

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Olivier Panis, winner of the Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix in 1996 and with 158 Formula 1 Grand Prix races to his credit, will unveil the GreenGT H2 on the circuit. On 27 June, during the French leg of the FIA WTCC, GreenGT will present the GreenGT H2, a hydrogen fuel cell racing car, on the Paul Ricard circuit.

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Bentley brings electric EXP 12 Speed 6e concept to Auto Shanghai

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An electric Bentley would, for example, be able to drive between London and Paris or Milan and Monaco on a single charge and the on board experience will be enhanced for both driver and passenger thanks to the integration of state-of-the-art technology. Bentley brought its electic EXP 12 Speed 6e concept, first unveiled at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show last month ( earlier post ), to Auto Shanghai.

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Global Gas Prices | Hybrid Sales

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Monaco. sales of hybrid SUVs and other fuel efficient vehicles will prove interesting to watch this year, especially if fuel prices remain relatively low. Expert predictions about where oil and gas prices are headed vary widely.

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New EV20 Alliance Targeting 1M Additional Electric Vehicles on Road by 2015

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Chaired by HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, the alliance was formally announced at the Opening Ceremony of Climate Week NYC. The alliance is made possible with support from Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, Dutch Postcode Lottery and the HSBC Climate Partnership.

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Mitsubishi Motors to promote EVs with Hsinchu County in Taiwan

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In addition, MMC is in cooperation with numerous governments in their EV popularization initiatives, including the Republic of Monaco, Iceland, Denmark, Singapore and Thailand. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation’s business partner in Taiwan China Motors Corp (CMC), Mitsubishi Corporation, (MC) and the Hsinchu County government in northwestern Taiwan have signed a memorandum of understanding regarding the promotion of electric vehicles (EVs).

Tesla Taxi? Hybrid Cab Owner Customizes Electric Roadster

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So would you mistake this 2009 Tesla Roadster Sport for a taxi and hail it on the streets of Monaco? Anyone in the world who's ever seen a movie set in New York City can recognize a New York taxi. It's yellow with black graphics. Probably not, but it's a tribute to the hacks of New York just the same. The lucky purchaser, who lives near

Mitsubishi Motors Signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Denmark for i-MiEV

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MMC also has signed MoUs regarding EVs with several governments around the globe including the Principality of Monaco and Iceland, among others, collaborating with these governments towards the popularization and promotion of EVs. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Danish government regarding the popularization of the i-MiEV electric vehicle (EV) in Denmark.

Navistar to take stake in Brazilian bus builder Neobus; to partner on fully integrated commercial buses for the Americas

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Navistar International Corporation is a holding company whose subsidiaries and affiliates produce International brand commercial and military trucks, MaxxForce brand diesel engines, IC Bus brand school and commercial buses, Monaco RV brands of recreational vehicles, and Workhorse brand chassis for motor homes and step vans. Navistar, Inc.

CHAdeMO to take ‘crucial steps’ for electric cars concludes industry analyst

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The debut of the Nissan Leaf at the EVER Monaco electric vehicle show (March 25-28) followed the recent formation of the CHAdeMO association by Japanese [.]. Efforts to standardise electric-car technology will remove a major potential stumbling block to take up as the first mass-produced zero-emissions car is launched, a leading car industry analyst firm concludes.

Mitsubishi Motors signs cooperation agreement to promote EVs with the Singapore Government

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In addition, MMC has engaged in initiatives to popularize EVs with various governments all over the world, including the governments of the Principality of Monaco, Iceland, Denmark, among others. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) and its distributor in Singapore Cycle & Carriage Automotive PTE Limited (CCA) signed a Cooperation Agreement to collaborate on activities to popularize electric vehicles (EV) with the Singapore government.

Mitsubishi Motors (Thailand) signs agreement on joint testing of electric vehicles with PTT Public Company Limited

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In addition, MMC is in cooperation with numerous governments in their EV popularization initiatives, including the Principality of Monaco, Iceland, Denmark, and Singapore. Mitsubishi Motors Thailand Co., MMTh), Mitsubishi Motor’s subsidiary in Thailand, has agreed to start joint testing of the i-MiEV new-generation electric vehicle (EV) with PTT Public Company Limited (PTT), a natural gas and petroleum company and the largest energy company in Thailand.

Nissan and Europcar Form EV Partnership

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To date, the Alliance has signed two final agreements in Europe with Portugal and the Principality of Monaco. The Alliance Renault-Nissan has begun Zero Emission Vehicles initiatives in Kanagawa Prefecture and Yokohama in Japan, as well as in Israel, Denmark, Portugal, Monaco, UK, France, Switzerland, Ireland, Hong Kong, Singapore, and China.

rFpro simulator software for ADAS/autonomous vehicle development features low-latency, high-quality graphics for improved testing

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rFpro overview, Nordschleife highlights, Urban Traffic ADAS, Spa and Monaco. The video finishes with a clip from Eau Rouge at Spa and a lap of Monaco. rFpro, a provider of Driver-In-The-Loop simulators for vehicle dynamics engineering, is offering driving simulator software, originally developed for Formula 1, that will enable vehicle manufacturers to test ADAS (advanced driver assistance systems) technologies more accurately than before.

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Mitsubishi begins delivery of the largest order of i-MiEVs to date; 50 of 507 to Estonian government

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In addition to Estonia, MMC is collaborating with other countries like the Principality of Monaco, Iceland, Denmark, Singapore, Thailand, and others in their efforts to popularize EVs. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has delivered the first 50 i-MiEV new-generation electric vehicles (EV) out of 507 units scheduled to be provided to the Estonian government. These first fifty i-MiEVs mark the beginning of delivery of the largest single order ever taken to date for the i-MiEV.

Mitsubishi Motors (Thailand) to test popularization of EVs with two Thai power companies

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In addition, MMC is in cooperation with numerous governments in their EV popularization initiatives, including the Principality of Monaco, Iceland, Denmark, Singapore. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation’s (MMC) Thai subsidiary, Mitsubishi Motors (Thailand) Co., MMTh) has agreed to start joint testing of the i-MiEV electric vehicle (EV) with the Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA) and PEA ENCOM International Co., PEA ENCOM).

Renault-Nissan Alliance Signs Zero-Emission Partnership in Vancouver

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Renault-Nissan Alliance has begun ZEV initiatives in Kanagawa Prefecture and Yokohama in Japan, as well as in Israel, Denmark, Portugal, Monaco, the UK, France, Switzerland, Ireland, China and Hong Kong.

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Renault-Nissan Alliance Partnering with Oak Ridge National Lab on EVs and Infrastructure

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The Renault-Nissan Alliance has begun ZEV initiatives in Kanagawa Prefecture and Yokohama in Japan, as well as in Israel, Denmark, Portugal, Monaco, the United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Ireland and China. Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is partnering with Nissan in Tennessee to promote the development of zero-emission vehicles and a complementary charging infrastructure.