The VanMoof S3 Makes Riding Electric Easy & Invisible (CleanTechnica Review)

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 14:00:14 +0000

At first glance, the VanMoof S3 looks like any other singlespeed bike on the market. Its clean lines and matte black paint contribute to its innocent looks, but the truth is the VanMoof S3 is a stealth e-bike set to take the industry by storm

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Why Are Tesla Vehicles Not Perfect? It Might Be A Perfect Strategy!

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 03:03:39 +0000

Right off the bat, let me be crystal clear: The following is pure speculation. My thoughts on how Tesla internally deals with quality issues of its products should not be taken for anything else than exactly that — speculation

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Tesla Model Y Aces NHTSA Safety Tests — Tesla Produces The Safest Vehicles

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 07:02:20 +0000

The Tesla Model Y, 2020 CleanTechnica Car of the Year, has aced the NHTSA’s safety tests, scoring 5 stars in every category — like the Tesla Model 3, Tesla Model X, and Tesla Model S before it

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Porsche Taycan Beats Tesla’s EV Cannonball Record

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 03:48:56 +0000

Kyle Connor, from the Out of Spec Motoring YouTube Channel, took a Porsche Taycan across the country on December 31 and set a new electric Cannonball record with a time of 44:26. This beats the previous record set by Connor and his team in a Tesla Model 3 by almost an hour

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Solar & Wind Power Growth In UK From 2012–2020 (Charts)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2021 00:03:18 +0000

At the end of 2020, I published a report on solar power, wind power, and fossil fuel power market share changes from 2010 to 2020. A helpful reader, Mike Dyke, directed me to UK data for the same period

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A Guide To Fuel Efficient Driving — Part Three

Credit to Author: Barry A.F.| Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 00:12:31 +0000

While electric vehicles (EVs) are very slowly taking over the world, most people still drive gasoline and diesel powered vehicles, known as internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles. While we cannot bring them to carbon neutrality via greater efficiency, we can reduce their carbon footprint with how we drive

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Elon Mask, Tesla Alien Technology, Tesla’s Unique Business Model — Top CleanTechnica Stories in 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 10 Jan 2021 04:50:58 +0000

It may feel like 2020 just grew a tumor, but we are indeed in a new year. That means it’s time to look back and reflect on the big stories of 2020. Well, the big cleantech stories — sort of. Admittedly, CleanTechnica stretched a bit beyond cleantech several times in 2020, and that was reflected in some of the top 20 articles of 2020. Have a scroll below to see them all

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What Is GM’s New Logo & Ad Campaign Actually About?

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Sun, 10 Jan 2021 03:41:36 +0000

On Friday, General Motors debuted its new “Everybody In” marketing campaign and redesigned GM logo in a private briefing for automotive and advertising reporters as part of the company’s ongoing efforts to convince stakeholders that the company is truly serious about accelerating mass adoption of electric vehicles

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Why I Would Buy A Used Tesla Model 3 Instead Of A New One — Free Full Self Driving!

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Sun, 10 Jan 2021 02:18:28 +0000

I came up with the idea for this article after I noticed that Tesla is enabling the $10,000 Full Self Driving (FSD) capability on every Model 3 that it is selling used. I spoke to a couple of salespeople and verified that is the case

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If Tesla Had Died In 2018, We’d Be So Fudged!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 20:23:11 +0000

Tesla’s biggest positive effect on the world may not be direct emissions reductions from its own vehicles, solar panels, and stationary energy storage systems. The company has sold more than one million zero-emissions vehicles as well as many solar panel systems and batteries, and it intends to sell an enormous number more of them in the coming decade

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