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We thought you might be interested to learn some of the tech behind those terms. Tech: Why Aerodynamics Matter. Tech: How Aerodynamics Impact EV Range The post Tech: Coastdown Testing first appeared on Clean Fleet Report. How To Use Coastdown Testing for Drag Measurement.

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Elon Musk Will Be A Special Guest Of Italian Tech Week In Turin This Fall

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All-Electric Renault E-Tech Models Help Lambeth Council Grow its Green Fleet

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The post All-Electric Renault E-Tech Models Help Lambeth Council Grow its Green Fleet appeared first on EV Obsession. Electric Vans Electric Vehicles All-Electric Renault E-Tech Green Fleet Kangoo E-Tech Lambeth Council Maxi Panel Van Panel Van

Tech: New Technology Reduces Diesel Emissions

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The post Tech: New Technology Reduces Diesel Emissions first appeared on Clean Fleet Report. Clean Diesel MPG News Tech Cummins Cummins Tula Emissions Technology Diesel engine emissions reductions Dynamic Skip Fire fuel economy improvement heavy-duty emissions reductions Tula Technology

10 Communities Win Low-No Grants for Proterra Buses, EV Tech

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The post 10 Communities Win Low-No Grants for Proterra Buses, EV Tech appeared first on EV Obsession. Electric Buses EV Charging Stations Specific Technologies EV Tech Low-No Grants Proterra Electric BusesBurlingame, Calif.–

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Georgia Tech team develops AI to read EV charging station reviews to find infrastructure gaps

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A team from Georgia Tech has developed an AI that can analyze user reviews of electric vehicle charging stations, allowing it accurately to identify places where there are insufficient or out-of-service stations.

Jitendra EV Tech launched its new electric scooter JET 320

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Jitendra EV Tech launched its new electric scooter JET 320. A Nashik based electric vehicles manufacturer Jitendra EV Tech has recently launched its new electric scooter named JET 320. Jitendra EV Tech JET 320 features . Jitendra New EV Tech Pvt. Jitendra New EV Tech Pvt.

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Tech: High/Low Temps Drain Your EV Range

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Interview: Batteries Are the Problem/Battery Management is the Solution The post Tech: High/Low Temps Drain Your EV Range first appeared on Clean Fleet Report. Batteries Electric Cars Tech batteries battery tech temperature affect on EV range

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Geologists discover new path to rare earth mineral formation; implications for green energy and tech industries

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Researchers from Trinity College Dublin have shed new light on the formation mechanisms of a rare earth-bearing mineral that is in increasingly high demand across the globe for its use in the green energy and tech industries.

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Tech: How Telematics Can Help You Be a Better Driver

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Autonomous Cars and Connected Technology The post Tech: How Telematics Can Help You Be a Better Driver first appeared on Clean Fleet Report. Connected Technology Keeps You on a Safe & Fuel-Efficient Path. Story by Martin Banks.

Tokyo Tech catalyst enables lower-temperature synthesis of ammonia; energy and GHG savings

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Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) have developed an improved catalyst for the synthesis of ammonia by taking the common dehydrating agent calcium hydride and adding fluoride to it.

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First Electric Saloon from Mercedes-Benz High-Tech Production Facility: Start of Production of the EQS at Factory 56

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The post First Electric Saloon from Mercedes-Benz High-Tech Production Facility: Start of Production of the EQS at Factory 56 appeared first on EV Obsession. Stuttgart.

Georgia Tech team develops melt-infiltration technique for scalable production of solid-state batteries

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Georgia Tech’s technique is not yet commercially ready, but Yushin predicts that if a significant portion of the future EV market embraces solid-state batteries, “This would probably be the only way to go,” since it will allow manufacturers to use their existing production facilities and infrastructure. a Georgia Tech startup, with characterization performed at the Materials Characterization Center at Georgia Tech.

Lightyear tests solar roof tech on a Tesla Model 3

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That car isn't quite ready for production yet, but Lightyear is testing its solar tech on modified Tesla Model 3 sedans. Dutch startup Lightyear plans to launch an electric car powered by a combination of solar panels and batteries.

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California considers electric-car V2G charging tech for grid stability

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The idea of using coordinated electric-car charging to stabilize the grid has been discussed for years, but is still in early stages of development. California regulators now hope to bring so-called "vehicle-to-grid" (V2G) technology into focus.

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QuantumScape battery tech: A fast-charging electric-car game-changer?

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Volkswagen-backed startup QuantumScape on Tuesday revealed new data showing the capabilities of its solid-state battery tech. Several companies are working to develop solid-state batteries, which use a solid electrolyte instead of the liquid or gel used in current lithium-ion battery cells.

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Tesla launches Model S Plaid with new motor tech, faster charging, and new entertainment features

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more… The post Tesla launches Model S Plaid with new motor tech, faster charging, and new entertainment features appeared first on Electrek.

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Tech: Autonomous Vehicles Are Going to Require a New Brain

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The post Tech: Autonomous Vehicles Are Going to Require a New Brain first appeared on Clean Fleet Report. Autonomous Cars Tech auto industry in transition autonomous vehicles AV manufacturing AVs connected mobility connected technologies neural frameworks neural manufacturing

Hystar raises $5.9M+ to develop and commercialize its high-efficiency thin-membrane PEM electrolysis tech

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Hystar, a spin-out from SINTEF that is developing a novel PEM electrolysis technology, has raised more than NOK 50 million (US$5.9 million) to support further development and commercialization.

Electric self-driving Apple car reportedly to use next-level battery tech in 2024

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Apple is planning to launch an electric car in 2024 with radical new battery tech, Reuters reported Monday.

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Kia announces 2021 Niro EV with some added tech

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” more… The post Kia announces 2021 Niro EV with some added tech appeared first on Electrek. Kia America has announced the 2021 version of its Niro crossover EV will soon be available to consumers.

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GMC introduces 2022 HUMMER EV Edition 1; powered by all-new Ultium battery tech

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GMC introduced the 2022 HUMMER EV Edition 1. It will be the first fully electric addition to GMC’s lineup, driven by next-generation EV propulsion technology that enables off-road capability, on-road performance and an immersive driving experience.

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DOE awards Virginia Tech $3M for EV charging cybersecurity project

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded Virginia Tech a $3 million grant for research on electric vehicle charging infrastructure cybersecurity as part of a larger $80 million investment by the department on advanced technologies research ( earlier post ). Gerdes, also a faculty affiliate in Virginia Tech’s Hume Center for National Security and Technology, works with the center in the area of cybersecurity and cyber-physical systems security.

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ExxonMobil, Georgia Tech and Imperial College London publish joint research on potential breakthrough in membrane technology for oil refining

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The polymers were designed and tested at Georgia Tech, then converted to 200-nanometer-thick films and incorporated into membrane modules at Imperial. Woody faculty fellow and associate professor in Georgia Tech’s School of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering.

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Karma sues EV startup Lordstown, claims it stole infotainment tech

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Karma Automotive is suing Lordstown Motors, alleging the Ohio-based electric-truck firm stole trade secrets and poached employees involved in the development of infotainment tech.

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Tokyo Tech team demonstrates visible-light photoelectrochemical water-splitting with cobalt-enhanced TiO2

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Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) have demonstrated the first visible-light photoelectrochemical system for water splitting using TiO 2 enhanced with cobalt.

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Virginia Tech team demonstrates green manufacturing method for Li-ion batteries

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Researchers at Virginia Tech have demonstrated a green and more sustainable manufacturing method for LIBs in which no hazardous organic solvent is used during electrode manufacturing and recycling.

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EGEB: Hey, John Kerry – the renewable tech we need already exists

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In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): Climate czar John Kerry said emissions cuts will come from future tech, but a new study says we’ve already got what we need. more… The post EGEB: Hey, John Kerry – the renewable tech we need already exists appeared first on Electrek.

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Making EV batteries the body: Researchers claim a tech breakthrough

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Technology that allows vehicle body shells to serve as batteries may be a step closer to reality. Researchers at the Chalmers University of Technology claim to have produced a working "structural battery" that can both hold a charge and, as the name says, act as part of a vehicle's structure.

Cummins unveils hydrogen fuel cell truck as tech demonstrator

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Cummins Inc. unveiled a heavy-duty truck with fuel cell and battery electric power at the 2019 North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta. Cummins’ strategy is to provide its customers with a broad portfolio of power options, from diesel and natural gas, hybrids, to battery electric and hydrogen fuel cell solutions.

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EGEB: Korean companies to spend nearly $40 billion to build EV tech in the US

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In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): South Korea has committed nearly $40 billion to build EV tech factories and expand R&D in the US. more… The post EGEB: Korean companies to spend nearly $40 billion to build EV tech in the US appeared first on Electrek.

Georgia Tech launches manufacturing institute

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The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) has launched an interdisciplinary research institute to promote a technologically advanced and globally competitive manufacturing base in the United States. Under this new initiative, the Manufacturing Research Center has been renamed the Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute and has expanded to engage researchers from all of Georgia Tech’s colleges, the Enterprise Innovation Institute (EI²) and the Georgia Tech Research Institute.

Audi tech development chief resigns

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Stefan Knirsch, Member of the Board of Management of Audi AG for Technical Development, has resigned , effective immediately. He had been appointed to that position at the beginning of this year, replacing Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg who left the company earlier after being suspended in connection with the diesel emissions scandal. Dr. Hackenberg has not been charged. The company said that Dr. Knirsch had concealed knowledge about the defeat devices and the emissions testing cheating.

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Ford awards TomTom global traffic service deal for next-gen SYNC tech

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Ford has awarded TomTom a global multi-year deal to provide Ford’s next-generation SYNC with its real-time traffic service. The all-new 2021 Ford F-150 pickup and the soon to be delivered all-electric Mustang Mach-E SUV are the first Ford vehicles available with the technology.

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BMW ending involvement in Formula E, says it has exhausted opportunities for tech transfer

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BMW Group has always used Formula E as a tech lab for production. BMW Group will end its involvement in the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship at the end of the coming season. BMW has consistently supported the Formula E project from the beginning, and has enjoyed victories and podiums with the BMW i Andretti Motorsport team. The same engineers who develop the drivetrains for electric production vehicles are also responsible for the drivetrains in the race cars.

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VW is launching ID.4 electric SUV on up-front value and ownership costs, not tech potential

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While that argument might help sell vehicles to tech mavens, families are still going to be focused on the hard and fast

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Tesla Model S Plaid drag strip tests show ‘alien tech’ performance & consistency

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The post Tesla Model S Plaid drag strip tests show ‘alien tech’ performance & consistency appeared first on TESLARATI.

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Volvo Cars Tech Fund invests in Israeli technology start-ups MDGo and UVeye

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Volvo Cars has made investments in two Israeli technology start-ups through the Volvo Cars Tech Fund, the company’s venture capital investment arm. They represent the Tech Fund’s first investments outside the US and Europe. The Tech Fund’s other investment, UVeye, has developed advanced technology for the automatic external inspection and scanning of cars for damages, dents and scratches.

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Greyp just launched a new, high-tech 100 km electric trekking bike, and we’ve got the first ride!

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Nestled in the outskirts of Zagreb, Croatia, sits an unassuming building where some of the most high-tech electric bicycles in the world are dreamed up, designed, and then manufactured.

The solar industry’s low-tech problem and how to fix it

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more… The post The solar industry’s low-tech problem and how to fix it appeared first on Electrek.

Tesla’s battery tech shines as new Model S Long Range gets stellar EPA rating

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The post Tesla’s battery tech shines as new Model S Long Range gets stellar EPA rating appeared first on TESLARATI. The 2021 Tesla Model S Long Range received a stellar EPA rating of 405 miles of total range with a combined city/highway MPGe of 120.

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Georgia Tech team’s platinum-graphene fuel cell catalysts show superior stability over bulk platinum

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Although there has been a push to use catalytic systems without platinum, there hasn’t been a system proposed so far that simultaneously matches the catalytic activity and the durability of platinum, said Faisal Alamgir, an associate professor in Georgia Tech’s School of Materials Science and Engineering and the corresponding author of the paper. The Georgia Tech researchers tried a different strategy.

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All-Electric Renault Vans chosen by Kent County Council for ‘Try Before You Buy’ Electric van initiative

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Electric Car Costs / Prices Electric Vans Electric Vehicles Kangoo E-Tech Kent County Council Plug-in Van Grant (PiVG). Renault Master E-Tech 100% electric Renault PRO+ Zoe Van