Tesla’s Newest Partnership With An HBCU Is A Great Thing

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 19:00:56 +0000

Tesla is partnering with Huston-Tillotson University to provide internships and jobs for its students. Huston-Tillotson University (HT), which is in Austin, TX, welcomed Tesla and announced that Tesla is collaborating with HT for student internships

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US Offshore Wind Projects Face Make-or-Break Moment

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 16:45:29 +0000

Offshore wind is at a key juncture right now. And your voice can help take it to the next level

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How Tesla Will Help Texas & How Texas Will Help Tesla

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 03:57:08 +0000

During the Tesla earnings call yesterday, Elon Musk made the announcement that Tesla has chosen Austin for its next gigafactory, or perhaps terafactory. Giga Austin/Giga Texas will create the Cybertruck, Semi, Model 3, and Model

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Uganda-Based Bodawerk’s Electric Tractors, Motorcycle Conversion Kits, Threshing & Milling Machines Look Set To Transform Lives

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sun, 19 Jul 2020 18:00:16 +0000

The company’s mobility products are built from recycled and upcycled materials. Up to 90% of the materials used are sourced locally, with only the electric motors imported from China. They assemble their battery packs using the standard 18650 cells recovered from old laptops, which allows them to lower the costs of their products significantly to levels that are more affordable for their target market

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Biden Has A New Climate Plan That’s Better, But It’s Not $2 Trillion For Clean Energy

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 22:11:44 +0000

Biden’s new climate plan is okay on transportation (less good than his previous plan), decent on electrical generation (much better than his previous plan), meh on everything else. And he’s downgraded the foreign policy elements that were most interesting

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Tesla & Chongqing (China) Talk Projects — Probably Not A Factory

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 21:48:19 +0000

Tesla and the municipality of Chongqing are reportedly in talks to accelerate some projects. This little nugget of gold was shared by Tesla Owners of Vancouver and confirmed by Reuters, which reported that Tesla met with officials from a district in Chongqing, which is located in southwestern China. The topic was “accelerating projects,” according to the Liangjang New Area

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Tesla Giga 5’s Newest Flavors: Austin Approves Tax Incentives, Tulsa Offers Free Pizza

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 11 Jul 2020 21:38:24 +0000

The newest flavors in the ongoing story of Tesla’s next American Gigafactory includes the choice of free pizza or tax incentives. Of course, Tulsa is probably offering well more than just free pizza — that’s just the latest that we know of

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We’re All In This Together – We Need To Act Together

Credit to Author: George Harvey| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 17:45:42 +0000

While we are trying to find the recipients for the trillions of dollars aimed at reviving an economy bashed by Covid-19, and trying especially hard to make sure that none of it goes to the undeserving, we might consider a way to use that money to go way beyond stimulating the economy to saving the world

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Electric SUVs Could Be The Most Important Segment In Africa

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 23:06:16 +0000

It’s very common for small African countries to have governments with at least 30 ministers and an equal number of deputy ministers. Quite fascinating really, considering much bigger economies have fewer than 15 ministers

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How To Retire Early: Making Accelerated Coal Phaseout Feasible & Just

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 19:24:16 +0000

For over a century, growing presence of coal smokestacks worldwide signified economic development and progress. Coal supplied our homes with electricity and our factories with power. At the same time, this workhorse of the industrial era caused serious harm

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