Keolis Nederland BV Selects BYD To Supply Largest Electric Bus Order In Europe

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Sun, 08 Dec 2019 03:40:45 +0000

The Netherlands is getting another massive wave of electric buses, thanks to a massive order from Keolis Nederland BV for 259 new buses from BYD. The order, which was inked on December 6th at Keolis’ head office in Deventer, is the largest single order for electric buses in Europe and reveals just how comfortable transit operators around the world are with the prospect of electric vehicles in their fleets

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Uber Air & NASA Launch Airspace Simulation To Enable eVTOL Future

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2019 16:02:27 +0000

Computer network connection modern city future technology, https://www.nasa.gov/feature/ames/nasa-and-uber-test-system-for-future-urban-air-transportNASA & Uber Air share, by all appearances in this simulation, a tidy answer to a widespread urban issue: electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing aircraft

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Los Angeles’ Zero Emissions Roadmap To 2028

Credit to Author: Susanna Schick| Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 16:49:19 +0000

Los Angeles. 2028. The Summer Olympics return for their third trip. The Olympic Committee has fulfilled their promise to only use recycled materials. An easy promise in a city with so much existing Olympic Infrastructure. But will the Olympians be able to breathe? Will Los Angeles, America’s manufacturing hub, be forced to shut down factories (and the ports!) for weeks preceding the Olympics in order to ensure adequately clean air? Or will this not be enough? Will all Olympic events be held indoors? Will Olympians compete wearing filtration masks and oxygen tanks

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FlixBus Plans Hydrogen Fuel Cell Test Fleet Of Electric Buses For Clean Long Distance Travel

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 17 Nov 2019 02:05:02 +0000

FlixBus fuel cell busFlixbus says it has already begun talks with bus manufacturers about the introduction of hydrogen models. Its first electric buses were manufactured by BYD and Yutong, but the company wants to provide an opportunity to all European bus manufacturers to participate in hydrogen fuel cell bus development

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Only China Has Scaled Manufacturing & Leading Practices For Rapid Low-Carbon Transformation – Part 4

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 20:15:50 +0000

For rapid low-carbon transformation, too many roads lead to China for comfort for many in the United States and Canada

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EV Conversions Go Mainstream in Kenya

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 21:00:02 +0000

Efficient mass transit systems that reduce the number of private vehicles on the streets should be the preferred solution in the quest to reduce congestion and emissions in Africa’s growing cities. In most African cities, informal operators are the backbone of the urban commuter network, servicing urban commuter routes with 14- to 35-seater minibuses and motorcycle taxis known as Boda Bodas

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UPDATE: Democratic Candidates’ Climate Plans Comparison, Now With Mayor Pete

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 19:37:32 +0000

With Buttigieg surging, and CleanTechnica’s deep dives into the front runners (and Yang’s) plans completed, it’s time for the overview comparison, now with Mayor Pete added

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Utilities & Transit Poorly Positioned For Low-Carbon Transformation – Part 3

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 08 Nov 2019 17:00:54 +0000

Utilities and transit are expected to transform at accelerated rates over the next 10 and 20 years to achieve the carbon-emission reduction goals necessary for minimizing global impacts of climate change. They need help to do so

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