Reconstructing Ukraine’s energy sector

Innovation News Network

The European Commission and renewables associations unite to help reconstruct Ukraine’s energy sector with renewables at its core. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has revealed the weaknesses of Europe’s energy system and its over-reliance on Russian fossil imports.

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JustAnswer raised over $600K to help Ukraine; partnered with SpaceX to provide Starlink

Teslarati

JustAnswer announced that it raised over $600,000 to help Ukraine. The platform, which provides customers access to experts such as doctors and lawyers, partnered with the Arizae Foundation to raise over $600,000 for Ukraine relief efforts since the Russian invasion in February.

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Covert Actions Heighten Ukraine’s Nuclear Peril

Cars That Think

In March, when Russia seized Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia power plant—Europe’s largest—the actions veered dangerously close to nuclear disaster. Ukraine's 15 reactors generate over half of its electricity. Ukraine Nuclear Energy Nuclear power

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Puzzling Out the Drone War Over Ukraine

Cars That Think

Eight years later, the Russians are again invading Ukraine. These include the Eleron-3SV and the Orlan-10 drones, both of which have been used extensively in Syria and Ukraine. An Orion was credited with an airstrike on a command center in Ukraine in early March 2022.

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Nuclear Energy Brinkmanship in Ukraine

Cars That Think

Ukraine is launching a counteroffensive to retake occupied territory, including Zaporizhzhia. In a simulated fallout map produced by Ukraine’s national weather service and posted Sunday, a radiation plume spreads northwest and reaches Poland and Lithuania within 72 hours.

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Benchmark: Russia’s invasion of Ukraine risks raising costs for Europe’s auto industry

Green Car Congress

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine threatens to increase costs for Europe’s vehicle industry, which is already struggling with record high lithium prices and a shortage of semiconductor chips, according to Benchmark Mineral Intelligence. Prices for nickel, a key battery material, rose to their highest levels since 2011 this week following Russian president Vladimir Putin’s decision to send troops into Ukraine.

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Elon Musk has provided 12,000 Starlink dishes to Ukraine

Teslarati

Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation, Mykhailo Fedorov, said that Elon Musk’s Starlink dishes have become a crucial part of the country’s cyber war against Russia. We will talk about digital Ukraine. Ukraine and Russia’s Information War.

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Elon Musk NFT created to commemorate his aide to Ukraine during war

Teslarati

The Meta History: Museum of War has raised $850,000 so far from NFT-artworks to support Ukraine during the war. He referred to the help Elon Musk has provided Ukraine via his companies. Just recently, Tesla Powerwalls were used to power two ambulant clinics in Ukraine.

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How the Wayback Machine Is Saving Digital Ukraine

Cars That Think

The organization has also been supporting others working to save Ukraine’s digital resources, including SUCHO (Saving Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Online) and the Archive Team. We also see subscribers of our Archive-It service turning their attention to the Ukraine.

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The IAEA: Ensuring nuclear safety and security for Ukraine

Innovation News Network

The International Atomic Energy Agency delivered a large batch of vital radiation protection and monitoring equipment to Ukraine this week, which was offered by both France and Australia.

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How Russia Sent Ukraine Racing Into the “Energy Eurozone”

Cars That Think

Ukraine's grid held, even as Russia damaged substations, lines and generators—a remarkable and heroic (though largely unheralded) achievement. We are no longer alone,” is how President Volodimir Zelenskyy put it on Wednesday , declaring Ukraine part of the "energy Eurozone."

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A Russian Perspective on the War in Ukraine

Cars That Think

Are you confident that you are getting sufficient information about the situation in Ukraine to be well informed about it? Roman Gorbunov: I don’t feel I’m informed about the situation in Ukraine. For example, my friend told me about her parents in Ukraine.

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Tesla sends Powerwalls to power medical clinics in Ukraine

Electrek

Tesla has sent some Powerwalls to Ukraine in order to help power some “ambulant clinics” in Irpin and Borodyanka. The post Tesla sends Powerwalls to power medical clinics in Ukraine appeared first on Electrek.

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Rivian Says Ukraine War Is Causing Disruptions To Its Operations

InsideEVs

Rivian mentioned the military conflict in Ukraine 13 times in its annual 10-K SEC filing

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War in Ukraine: We Need to Talk About Fossil Fuels

Cars That Think

He took the first step in Crimea in 2014 , and in the early morning hours of 24 February he ordered a large-scale invasion of Ukraine. The main component of Europe’s response to Russia’s Ukraine invasion is a pledge to cut fossil fuel use by 40 percent by 2030.

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Stories of the War in Ukraine: Hanna

Cars That Think

Over the past week, The Institute has made contact with some of the 400 members of the IEEE Ukraine Section to help them share their experiences during the war. I want to tell you about the situation in Ukraine that I have seen with my own eyes. Every person in Ukraine wants peace.

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Elon Musk’s Starlink has about 150k daily users in Ukraine, confirms official

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Roughly 150,000 people are using Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite internet system in Ukraine every day, according to Digital minister Mykhailo Fedorov. “Ukraine will stay connected no matter what,” Fedorov wrote on Twitter. . Ukraine will stay connected no matter what.

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Porsche Taycan production temporarily halted over Ukraine crisis

Teslarati

The Taycan may be one of Porsche’s most popular models today, but the crisis in Ukraine has resulted in the sports car maker temporarily suspending the production of its flagship all-electric sedan.

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Ukraine confirms arrival of fresh batch of Elon Musk’s Starlink terminals

Teslarati

Ukraine Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov recently confirmed that a fresh batch of Starlink terminals has arrived in the country. “A new batch of Starlink stations is already in Ukraine! Ukraine is the future! Ukraine is the future!

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Russian EV Chargers Hacked, Screen Reads "Glory To Ukraine!"

InsideEVs

While areas around Ukraine get free Tesla Supercharging for all EVs, Russia's public chargers are being hacked

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Tesla offers free Supercharging around Ukraine for people fleeing the country

Electrek

Tesla has started to offer free Supercharging in several countries around Ukraine for people fleeing the country following the Russian invasion. The post Tesla offers free Supercharging around Ukraine for people fleeing the country appeared first on Electrek.

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SpaceX delivers truckload of Starlink dishes to Ukraine, as promised

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The Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine reports that a substantial truckload of Starlink dishes has arrived in the besieged country, fulfilling SpaceX CEO Elon Musk’s promise about 48 hours after his first exchange.

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Tesla's Elon Musk Helps Ukraine With Starlink Internet Service

InsideEVs

Musk responded to a government official in Ukraine stating that Starlink is on the way

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Rivian links supply chain woes to ongoing Ukraine-Russian conflict

Teslarati

In its 10-K filing on Thursday, March 31, Rivian stated that the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine has impacted its business and operations. The company listed the conflict in Ukraine as one of the reasons it continues to struggle with production. “We

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Elon Musk's SpaceX Starlink Internet App: Massive Downloads In Ukraine

InsideEVs

For folks wondering if Starlink is working in Ukraine, or if many in the country are even aware of it, here we have it

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Elon Musk’s Starlink was Ukraine’s most downloaded app last Sunday

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This past Sunday, the Starlink mobile app, which allows users to connect to Elon Musk’s satellite internet service, became the most downloaded application from the Apple App Store in Ukraine. Major internet providers in Ukraine are also believed to have been hacked.

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Russia could destroy nearly half of Ukraine’s renewables, worth nearly $6B

Electrek

Almost half of Ukraine’s renewable energy facilities, which have a combined capacity of almost 4 gigawatts (GW) and worth of more than $5.6 The post Russia could destroy nearly half of Ukraine’s renewables, worth nearly $6B appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla free Supercharging extended to areas affected by Ukraine invasion

Teslarati

Select Tesla Superchargers in parts of Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary will be free of use as part of the EV maker’s efforts to help people currently being affected by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The Superchargers mentioned by the company are quite close to Ukraine.

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Magna stories $156 million Q2 loss on affect of Russia-Ukraine struggle, increased prices

Baua Electric

The post Magna stories $156 million Q2 loss on affect of Russia-Ukraine struggle, increased prices appeared first on Bauaelectric Auto News. Magna Worldwide Inc.

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Renewable energy technologies: Reconstructing Ukraine’s energy sector

Innovation News Network

The European Commission and renewables associations unite to help reconstruct Ukraine’s energy sector with renewables at its core. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has revealed the weaknesses of Europe’s energy system and its over-reliance on Russian fossil imports.

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Quote on Impact of ongoing Ukraine Russia conflict on Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles India

Now, both Ukraine and Russia play a pivotal role in the global semiconductor supply chain. Ukraine on the other hand is a leading exporter of Neon gas. A quote from Mr. Maxson Lewis, Managing Director & CEO, Magenta on the impact of Russia Ukraine conflict on the Indian EV Sector.

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Ukraine confirms second batch of Starlink terminals from Elon Musk have arrived

Teslarati

Ukraine Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov recently confirmed that a second truckload of Starlink terminals has arrived in Ukraine. Thank you for supporting Ukraine and peace in the entire world!”

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VW Halting EV Production This Week Amid Ukraine Supply Issues

InsideEVs

Deliveries of electrical cable harnesses and other components made in Ukraine have stopped, so VW, Audi and Cupra EVs can't be built

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Elon Musk confirms Russia is ramping its efforts to disrupt Starlink’s service in Ukraine

Teslarati

SpaceX’s Starlink satellite internet service has become invaluable to Ukraine amidst the country’s ongoing war against Russia. According to Elon Musk, however, Russia has increased its efforts to disrupt Starlink’s service to Ukraine.

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Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite internet in Ukraine hits over 200 Mbps during tests

Teslarati

It appears that Elon Musk’s Starlink satellites are providing Ukraine with high-speed internet connectivity. This was despite the fact that there are no known Starlink ground stations in Ukraine. Ukraine conducts successful test of SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet system.

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Elon Musk NFT Honoring His Aid To Ukraine Helps Raise Money

InsideEVs

The artwork was dedicated to Musk for his instrumental efforts to help Ukraine amid the Russian invasion

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Hacked electric car charging stations in Russia displays ‘Putin is a d*ckhead’ and ‘glory to Ukraine’

Electrek

Hackers are ramping up their effort to disrupt Russia amid its invasion of Ukraine, and now it’s even affecting electric car owners in the country.

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President Zelensky confirms more Starlink shipments for Ukraine, invites Elon Musk to visit after the war

Teslarati

It appears that SpaceX is only getting started with its efforts in helping keep Ukraine connected to the internet despite the ongoing Russian invasion. The Ukrainian President further highlighted that he is personally grateful to Musk for “supporting Ukraine with words and deeds.”

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Ukraine is now using these 200-mile-range electric bikes with NLAW rockets to take out Russian tanks

Electrek

The post Ukraine is now using these 200-mile-range electric bikes with NLAW rockets to take out Russian tanks appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla “Camp Mode” and other features become indispensable for Ukraine EV owners

Teslarati

It’s not only Elon Musk’s Starlink terminals from SpaceX that are currently aiding people in Ukraine, which is still being attacked by Russian forces. The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has shown the world harrowing images and videos of the war.

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Volkswagen delays ID.5 launch in Germany due to part shortage from Ukraine

Teslarati

However, Volkswagen must wait for more wire harnesses to arrive from its suppliers in Ukraine before it can begin shipping more models to dealerships. Production was halted recently after supply bottlenecks from the war between Russia and Ukraine affected the supply chain.

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UK shows support for Ukraine’s energy sector with £5m funding boost

Innovation News Network

The UK government has announced a £5m support fund for Ukraine’s energy sector, providing safety and security equipment to Ukraine’s civil nuclear sector. The post UK shows support for Ukraine’s energy sector with £5m funding boost appeared first on Innovation News Network.

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk Issues Warnings, Tips On Starlink In Ukraine

InsideEVs

It seems the CEO has also committed to immediately improving Starlink and helping Ukraine with civilian internet, in general

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