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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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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Nissan Picks JATCO & Hitachi Astemo For EV Drivetrains — Are Manufacturers Treating Drive Units Like Transmissions?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 22:00:56 +0000

Nissan recently chose JATCO and Hitachi Astemo to provide something very important for future cars: the drivetrain. After I cover the basics, I want to place this in historical perspective and industry trends and then explain why it shows something new, too. The Nissan/Jatco/Hitachi Astemo Deal The short version of this story: Hitachi Astemo, known […]

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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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Fellten Launches As Classic Vehicle Electric Conversion Systems Provider

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 14:00:22 +0000

FelltenFellten is a combination of Zero EV, located in Bristol, UK, and Jaunt Motors, based in Melbourne, Australia, two of the world’s leading technology firms for transforming conventional gasoline and diesel cars into electric vehicles. With operations on three continents, the new business has emerged as the industry leader in the production of electric conversion […]

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BrightDrop On Track For Fastest Company In History To Reach $1 Billion In Revenue

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2022 15:00:49 +0000

BrightDrop shared with investors today that it expected to cross the $1 billion sales mark in 2023, making it one of the fastest businesses to do so. By the end of the decade, the company expects to reach 20% profit margins and up to $10 billion in revenue. The BrightDrop Zevo lineup of electric delivery […]

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Ford Motor Company Partners With Manufacture 2030 To Enhance Supply Chain Sustainability

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2022 12:00:58 +0000

Ford Motor Company and Manufacture 2030 recently established a strategic alliance to support Ford’s suppliers in achieving their carbon reduction targets in support of Ford’s objective to become carbon neutral globally by 2050 and in Europe by 2035. Ford was one of the first American automakers to sign up for Manufacture 2030 and the first […]

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Elon Musk’s 2-Sentence Lesson to Fast-Track Productivity

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2022 04:27:36 +0000

Photo by Chanan Bos - CleanTechnicaElon Musk’s unique way of running companies has no doubt brought him to where he is today, and for him, communication remains a crucial piece of the puzzle. A couple of years ago, Musk shared a simple, two-sentence message with management employees, and it’s a piece of Tesla’s history that still rings true today. Musk […]

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