Hyundai/LG Battery Factory In Indonesia, Tesla Semi Delay, Rivian Factory In UK

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 17:13:15 +0000

Hyundai and LG are planning a new battery factory in Indonesia while Tesla has pushed back the start of production for the Semi and RIvian is thinking about a factory in the UK.

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Tesla Battery Supplier CATL Spawning Billionaires As It Becomes China’s 3rd Largest Company

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:58:37 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. by Charles Morris Chinese battery manufacturer Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) is having a very good year. The company’s share price has levitated by some 167% over the past 12 months. The soaring stock price has brought the company to a market value of over $200 billion, making it the third-largest business listed in […]

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EPA Can’t Let “Off-Cycle” Credits Become Off-Ramp For Automakers

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 16:07:07 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. By Dave Cooke, Senior Vehicles Analyst The Biden administration is getting ready to propose new fuel economy and emissions rules in the next couple weeks. It’s critical that the administration sets standards which result in real-world emissions reductions. The regulations are only as good as their real-world benefits, no […]

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Tesla Model 3 & Model Y Take #1 & #2 In World Record Month For Electric Vehicle Sales!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:09:11 +0000

Global plugin vehicle registrations were up an impressive 153% last month compared to June 2020, scoring a record 583,000 units (or 8.7% share of the overall auto market). Add this record performance to the 700,000-plus hybrids and mild hybrids registered last month (their second best month ever) and we get over 1.3 million registrations in […]

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Australia’s Response to “Duty of Care” Judgement: We Have A Fossil-Fuel Heart

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 02:30:11 +0000

The big polluters down under are trying to work out how to make as much money as possible before time runs out for fossil fuels. In a recent judgement, High Court Judge Mordecai Bromberg determined that the Federal Environment Minister has a duty of care for the future of the children of this country. It […]

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Elon Musk Admitting Tesla Was Wrong Is Why He’s The Best CEO For Tesla

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 01:05:46 +0000

In a reply to a tweet by Sawyer Merritt yesterday, Elon admitted that in the case of a $1.5 million settlement suit that related to EV charging, Tesla was wrong. To me, this is a bold and courageous move. It’s hard to admit when you’re wrong. In the above-mentioned suit, Tesla agreed to pay $1.5 […]

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Recommended Reading: “The Future We Choose”

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:30:12 +0000

Over the past several years, I have read several books that have shaped my views of the current situation in which we find ourselves. I would like to introduce 4 of them to you. Maybe they will help to inform or inspire. Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything (2014) is a blow-by-blow account of how the […]

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Enbridge’s Pipeline 3 Threatens An Endangered Species — Contact The EPA

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 00:00:22 +0000

I’ve written about Line 3 before, but for those of you just catching up on this, you can read what it’s all about here. The nutshell version is that my drinking water and that of millions of Americans is at risk of being poisoned by Enbridge, an oil company that is using stolen Native American […]

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Long-Distance EV & Camper Trailer Travel — Lessons Learned, Tips, Reflections

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 31 Jul 2021 23:17:23 +0000

We really enjoyed our 10 weeks and 10,000 km of EV and camper trailer travel. Here we discuss things we have learned about power consumption, trip planning, and charging.

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