Tesla Cybertruck On Display In Manhattan, NYC

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 02:38:03 +0000

Update: Here are several photos from the CleanTechnica team in NYC: The Manhattan Tesla store has a special vehicle in its showroom this weekend — the Tesla Cybertruck. Elon Musk confirmed that Tesla’s hottest new EV will be there until Sunday. The showroom is located in the Meatpacking District of Manhattan, NY. The Cybertruck’s appearance […]

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California Develops Proposal to Achieve Clean Vehicle Future

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 20:54:29 +0000

Originally published on the NRDC Expert Blog. By Simon Mui  With transportation now the largest source of carbon pollution in the U.S., the state that created car culture is now driving toward eliminating tailpipe pollution. California, a global leader in electric vehicle deployment and policy innovation, presented plans today for the next round of its Advanced Clean Cars […]

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Electrify America Pumping $200 Million More Into California

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 15:15:34 +0000

Another $200 million is going from Electrify America’s bank account into California in the next 30 months to expand EV charging infrastructure and EV education in the state. “This is the next exciting phase of our mission to increase EV infrastructure and awareness in California as the state works towards its commitment to help make […]

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Reports: Tesla Has Already Sold Out Of Vehicles In Q2 2021

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 03:08:24 +0000

There are reports that Tesla has already sold out of vehicles for the second quarter of 2021. According to the reports, Tesla informed its employees that production capacity for the second quarter is already sold out even though we still have two months left. So much for that “no demand” myth. The reports noted that […]

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Rooftop Solar Power Comes With Huge “Soft” Benefit Over Utility-Scale Power — Oodles Of Jobs!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 21:15:30 +0000

Utility-scale solar power offers the cheapest electricity in history. However, cheapest doesn’t always mean best, even in the electricity sector. Rooftop solar power comes with a few big benefits. Also, it doesn’t actually compete with utility-scale solar except in certain nuanced or policy ways. Rooftop solar power competes with retail electricity from the utility, rather […]

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Adidas Releases Recyclable Sneaker For The Circular Economy

Credit to Author: Jonny Tiernan| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 19:09:52 +0000

The fashion industry has been coming under fire in recent years for its environmental impact. Not only does the industry have a large carbon footprint, but many of the materials it uses are damaging for ocean environments. Sustainability has become a key concern for conscious consumers, and this has been having a knock-on effect on […]

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Ford Mustang Mach-E Consumer Demand Far Outstrips Supply In USA

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 14:20:44 +0000

A big fan of the Ford Mustang Mach-E noticed yesterday that wait times for the Mustang Mach-E in the USA are looooooooooooong. The following are the indicated wait times on the Ford website: Mustang Mach-E Select — 16+ weeks (i.e., 3½+ months) Mustang Mach-E California Route 1 — 16+ weeks (i.e., 3½+ months) Mustang Mach-E […]

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German April Plugin Electric Vehicles At 22.1% Share, With BEVs Near Record High

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 13:04:44 +0000

Germany saw plugin electric vehicle market share reach 22.1% in April 2021, with full battery electrics at 10.3%, their second highest ever share. The overall auto market recovered year-on-year to 229,650 units, but was still down ~26% from April 2019. April’s combined 22.1% result comprised just shy of 11.8% plugin hybrids (PHEVs) and 10.4% full […]

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Funky Tesla Patent With Swivel Chairs In Front

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 11:00:11 +0000

The CEO of Snow Bull Capital, Taylor Ogan, noticed something interesting this week in a Tesla patent filing. The patent filing, which is primarily about a different matter (“Improper seatbelt usage detection”), included swivel chairs in the front of a Tesla vehicle. Before we jump in a little more, I think it’s worth spending a […]

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Volkswagen ID.4 Is Mopping Up In Europe — April Sales Chart

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 06:32:39 +0000

The Volkswagen ID.3 seems like it just hit the market, but the attention has already shifted to the Volkswagen ID.4, and that’s because the ID.4 is mopping up in Europe (and also the only fully electric Volkswagen available in the USA). We publish monthly plugin electric vehicle sales reports for several European countries and Europe […]

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