Massachusetts Expands EV Rebates To Nonprofits, Business Fleets

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 04:35:43 +0000

Massachusetts took a big step forward recently by include nonprofits and business fleets in the state’s electric vehicle incentives

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Elon Musk Talks Tesla AI Chip, Autonomy Level 5, Accessing The Vector Space In Your Mind, & More

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 03:50:46 +0000

Elon Musk WAICLast night, Tesla CEO Elon Musk spoke at the virtual World AI Conference 2020 in Shanghai. He shared just how close Tesla is to reaching “Level 5” autonomy. He also said that Tesla China will get a chance to create original designs and engineering in the future

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Volvo Cars App Tells Plug-In Drivers More About Their Driving

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 03:14:45 +0000

Volvo Cars has been heavily focused on plug-in hybrids up till now, but it plans to have 50% of its sales coming from fully electric vehicles by 2025. No traditional automaker beats that plan. One step at a time, Volvo Cars has been developing its electric side and improving the experiences of its plug-in vehicle drivers

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International Energy Agency: Electric Vehicle Battery Tech Rapidly Improving

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 02:00:24 +0000

The International Energy Agency’s Global EV Outlook is an annual publication that reports on the current state of electric mobility around the world. It always contains important insights about the EV market, and this year’s report is no exception

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69% of Autos Sold in Norway in 2020 Have a Plug

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 01:27:16 +0000

Norway continues to be a shining star in the electric vehicle world. In the first half of the year, 48% of automobiles sold in the country were fully electric, a global record for EV market share. Plug-in vehicles represented 69% of auto sales, another global record

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Lyft or Uber Electric Car Cuts 3× More Pollution than Your Electric Car

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 21:58:03 +0000

A study published yesterday by researchers at the University of California, Davis, reminds us all why Lyft and Uber drivers should electrify faster than anyone, and why a Tesla app-based taxi service — robotaxis or not — would be so helpful

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Amazon Greening German Cities, Volkswagen Reforesting Australia

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 20:23:47 +0000

Amazon, based in the United States, recently committed to greening German cities — as in, planting a lot of trees and bushes there. Now, Volkswagen, based in Germany, is reforesting Australia. Passing it along, you might say? (We may ask now, what is Atlassian doing for the United States to green it?)

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Silence Before The Storm At Chibwe Primary School — An Example Of Rural African Energy Development

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 20:20:47 +0000

You often hear about the rapid technological developments in African countries like Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria, and others. CleanTechnica writer Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai keeps us updated on the potential of the electrical vehicle in the growing African middle class and the potential of microgrids in more rural areas. But the development is somewhat slower in terms of energy and information technology in very remote rural areas

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Warren Buffett & Pig Poop: Unpacking The Blockbuster Dominion Energy Pipeline Deal

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 18:57:22 +0000

Vanguard Renewables logoThe big news last week was that Dominion Energy and Duke Energy were shutting down plans to build the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, but there is more to the story.

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The Lucid Air Makes Me Drool

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2020 18:20:06 +0000

I don’t praise a lot of cars on their looks. I don’t often smack-talk their looks either if I think they’re super ugly. I think aesthetics are highly subjective, I just don’t like “criticizing for the fun of it,” and, unfortunately, I don’t find many vehicles visually appealing. The Lucid Air, though

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