We Should Thank The GM EV1 (And Its Death) For Tesla

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 04:40:17 +0000

Considering how much major automakers are struggling to develop their own commercially viable EVs and catch up with Tesla, it’s ironic that several of these brands did produce EVs back in the 1990s, but cancelled those models, leaving the field wide open for the California upstart

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The Ford Mustang Mach-E Is A Sharp Effort To Seize The Moment

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 21:00:10 +0000

Make no mistake, Ford’s unveiling of the Mustang Mach-E was a momentous move — arguably the most important electric vehicle story of 2019. Why? Because it represents the first indication that a non-Tesla automaker plans not only to produce an EV, but to sell it in volume

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Origins of Tesla, Tesla Roadster Disruptive Tech Graph, Range Anxiety Anxiety — Tesla Google Flashbacks from 2014

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 08:23:05 +0000

What was the media writing about Tesla 5 years ago? What was CleanTechnica writing about Tesla 5 years ago? How does all of this compare to Tesla headlines today

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The Nobel Prize, Exxon & The Beginning Of A Battery Revolution

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2019 20:10:56 +0000

Tesla Service Cars JRR | CleanTechnicaIt would be hard to think of any technology more critical to today’s technological wonders than the lithium-ion battery, which is found in everything from tiny hearing aids to giant power plants. Three pioneers of our “rechargeable world” — John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino — have now won a well-deserved Nobel Prize in chemistry for their work in developing lithium-ion energy storage technology (as reported by Bloomberg)

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