More Evidence Of A Republican Pivot On Climate

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 23:55:12 +0000

The Republicans are pivoting on climate. Giving only lip service to climate and weak policy suggestions will not gain them votes in #Election

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BlackRock Has A New Attitude About Fossil Fuel Investing

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 03:25:20 +0000

BlackRock Home PageIn his annual letter to business leaders, the head of BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management firm, says sustainability and climate change will now be part of all investment decisions. Is this a watershed moment in the campaign to rid the world of the scourge of fossil fuels?

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Why Tesla [TSLA] Is On A Tear — “No Other Auto Company In The World That’s Growing That Quickly.”

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2020 04:34:18 +0000

Tesla is growing like no other company in the auto industry and is pretty much on a tear. This is a good thing. In late 2019, as in four days before 2020, CNBC had Steve Westly, a former Tesla board member and a member of the Westly Group, on its Power Lunch show. They got right to the point with this question: “What’s changed in 90 days?”

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25 Climate Activists Occupy Chase Bank & Launch A Major New Campaign Targeting The Financial Industry

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 18:27:03 +0000

The “Stop the Money Pipeline” Mobilization aims to end the financing of fossil fuels and deforestation. 

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Oppenheimer: Tesla Is An “Existential Threat” To Automakers

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 18:23:56 +0000

Oppenheimer analyst Colin Rusch this week told CNBC that Tesla has proven to be an existential threat for automakers. He said this while explaining his price hike for Tesla [TSLA] on CNBC’s Power Lunch. He points out that “first ground to first car” was less than a year while talking about Tesla’s new Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai

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Germany Could Lose 410,000 Auto Industry Jobs By 2030, Claims New Report

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 19:15:34 +0000

NPMA study in Germany predicts electric cars could lead to the loss of up to 410,000 jobs in its auto industry. But there’s more to the story.

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Tesla’s Full Stack Disruption

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 03:49:39 +0000

Tesla concepts of mobility outgrew legacy brands from the day the first Tesla rolled onto the market. The new company did not fit into any existing auto-manufacturer slot. Tesla jumped away from the crowd conceptually, and landed on its feet

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Like An Angel Is Pushing You From Behind

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2020 19:43:53 +0000

climate change were a gameAs a CEO of a large global automaker, you have a huge problem of existential dimensions. If you don’t solve it, it’s not just your job that’s lost, but you will be remembered as the person who is responsible for a century-long proud legacy ending

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Mercedes Vans Needs To Reach 50% BEV In 2020 To Escape EU Fines

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 12:00:41 +0000

For the new EU Corporate Average Fuel Efficiency (CAFE) regulations, passenger cars and light vans are in two different classes. Manufacturers can’t compensate the surplus in one class to balance the deficit in the other. Mercedes does not have a smaller, more efficient model

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Mercedes EQC, 1st Fully Electric Mercedes, Is Still In Production Hell — CleanTechnica Exclusive

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 01:00:06 +0000

Last week, there were some rumors on the internet and on some news services that the Mercedes EQC was a flop. There was no market for it because in its home market of Germany only 55 vehicles were delivered by November

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