Pedal Assist vs Throttle: Why Is This Even An Argument?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 19:40:54 +0000

2019 Rad Rover electric bikeSometimes electric bikes stir up controversy. On ebike groups and forums, it’s common to hear about arguments getting started simply by riding one. If you pass a group of cyclists, especially the “Spandex Man” type, you can get ridiculed and even accused of “cheating.” Some jurisdictions heavily restrict or even ban ebikes, because they’re perceived as dangerous, or because an obsolete law considers them to be a motor vehicle

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Are We Doing Enough To Tackle Global Transport Emissions?

Credit to Author: Ciara Gillan| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 18:40:19 +0000

In last month’s article, we reported on which countries were the biggest emitters of greenhouse gases and CO2. This week, we’re taking a closer look at global emissions. It is not surprising that the transport industry is currently the biggest source of emissions

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My Electric Car Has A Battery. Should I Be Worried?

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 16:38:36 +0000

electric car batteryPeople thinking about buying an electric car have questions, like how long do the batteries last and what happens if they fail? Here are some answers.

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How National Government Inaction On Climate Crisis Has Made Cities & Architects Rise To The Occasion

Credit to Author: The Beam| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 10:00:32 +0000

In the interview for the latest episode of The Beam Podcast – How to Build Sustainable Cities of the Future, Daniel Ringelstein reflects on why cities play a crucial part in addressing climate change and why interdisciplinary collaboration in the times of the global climate crisis may bring needed results

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Ford Mustang Mach-E Is A Tesla Ally, Ford Escape & Edge Killer (Maybe)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 06:00:14 +0000

There’s a lot of temptation to compare the Ford Mustang Mach-E to the Tesla Model Y. Indeed, they’re basically in the same class, are in the same price range, have similar specs, and are both electric. Furthermore, Ford very clearly picked up a number of features and design cues from Tesla — even being the first to do so in some cases

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Tesla (Competition) Deathwatch: Gottlieb

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 05:22:38 +0000

As I noted in my prior article, when I wrote the first article in this series, I intended to take a quick historical look at one industry and then move on to diving into some of today’s automakers to see what risk the EV revolution had to their business. I still do intend to do that, but the comments in the first article pointing out flaws with the Kodak comparison made me want to do some further dives into historical industry disruptions

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How The Tesla CyberTruck Puts Ford, Chevy, & Ram In A Pickle

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 02:10:35 +0000

In this article, I’ll talk about how Tesla’s announcement of its CyberTruck will hurt sales of other pickup trucks, even before the truck ships its first unit. Make sure you also read Frugal Moogal’s article about the broad effects of the industry’s transition to electric vehicles and compares this transition to how other industries dealt with (or didn’t) their own transitions. Frugal also wrote an article that is more specific, dealing with the Mustang’s effect on Ford

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How The Tesla CyberTruck Puts Ford, Chevy, & Dodge In A Pickle

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 02:10:35 +0000

In this article, I’ll talk about how Tesla’s announcement of its CyberTruck will hurt sales of other pickup trucks, even before the truck ships its first unit. Make sure you also read Frugal Moogal’s article about the broad effects of the industry’s transition to electric vehicles and compares this transition to how other industries dealt with (or didn’t) their own transitions. Frugal also wrote an article that is more specific, dealing with the Mustang’s effect on Ford

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Electrify America & Lyft Partner On EV Charging For Rental Drivers

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 21 Nov 2019 01:27:07 +0000

https://media.electrifyamerica.com/en-us/releases/85#galleryElectrify America and Lyft are now collaborating on a program to bring electric vehicle charging to more drivers. The new program will provide people using “Express Drive” EV rentals from Lyft with charging access on Electrify America’s broad and growing network of DC fast chargers

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