Thousands Of Very High Quality Tesla Employees Are Why Tesla Is A Success

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 08:55:35 +0000

We want to personify things. It helps us to understand — or think we understand — something when we can put a human face on it. In the case of large and complex institutions, we are prone to putting far more weight than is logical on one single face of the institution. For example, the […]

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Are The Wrong Americans Buying Electric Vehicles?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 16:57:58 +0000

Are the wrong Americans buying electric cars? Well, yes. But also no. Between electric car superusers and EV hoarders, some households that have more than one electric car in the driveway may be driving up the price of EVs for the average Joe, while keeping electric-only miles lower than they could be. In a recent […]

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Electrify America To Invest $3 Million In California For Zero Emission Vehicle Awareness & Education In Low-Income & Disadvantaged Communities

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 15:01:49 +0000

Electrify America announced a nearly $3 million increase in funding to four community-based organization awardees promoting Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) education and awareness in low-income and disadvantaged communities across California. This work supports the current plan to invest $200 million in California ZEV infrastructure and education programs in the state until mid-2024 and is a […]

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Degrowth & Economics — Are They Incompatible?

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 12:00:57 +0000

DegrowthThere’s a line in a Paul Simon song that goes like this: “There’s too many people on the bus from the airport, too many holes in the crust of the earth. The planet groans every time it registers another birth.” Recently, we the people of Earth celebrated the news that there are now 8 billion […]

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Pilot Company & Volvo Group Partner To Build National Public Heavy-Duty Charging Network

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 01:00:47 +0000

The Volvo Group and Pilot Company, the biggest travel center operator in North America, have signed a Letter of Intent in a partnership to build a nationwide public charging network to support the expansion of the battery-powered Volvo VNR Electric trucks. Pilot Company plans to deploy high-performance charging infrastructure at selected Pilot and Flying J […]

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ZF Produces Two Million Electric Motors

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2022 00:00:50 +0000

ZF has produced two million electric motors, a significant milestone. The tech firm offers a variety of electric motors to automobile manufacturers, including hybrid and electric axle drives for electric passenger cars and electric central drives for commercial vehicles. The two million units that were generated made a substantial dent in CO2 emissions reduction. The […]

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Tesco Will Now Charge For Level 2 EV Charging

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 20:00:52 +0000

In a recent article at FleetNews, they discuss UK retailer Tesco’s plans to start charging for Level 2 EV charging at its stores. The policy went into effect on November 1st. Let’s take a look at what happened with Tesco and then look at what other businesses could learn from this. In 2019, the supermarket […]

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Bridgestone Awarded $35 Million USDA Climate-Smart Grant to Advance Guayule Natural Rubber Production

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 19:00:42 +0000

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) a $35 million climate-smart grant to invest in the desert shrub guayule in order to increase natural rubber production in the United States and provide growers with a crop that is more environmentally friendly while also tackling the ongoing water crisis in the Southwest. […]

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GM Signs Long-Term Nickel Supply Agreement With Vale Canada Limited

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 16:00:28 +0000

A term contract was signed between General Motors Co. and Vale Canada Limited for the long-term supply of battery-grade nickel sulfate from Vale’s planned factory in Bécancour, Québec, Canada. With the cooperation of this agreement, GM will have access to nickel sulfate from a US free-trade partner to meet its rapidly expanding EV production requirements […]

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Sono Motors & Bosch Car Service Partner In Europe For Sion Solar-Powered EV Repair

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2022 14:00:44 +0000

The Munich-based solar mobility OEM Sono Motors and the renowned German business Bosch have decided to work together to create a network of auto repair shops that spans all of Europe. All maintenance and repair services will be provided within the scope of the Bosch Car Service workshop concept and will adhere to contemporary requirements. […]

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