Safer, More Sustainable Transport In A Post-COVID-19 World

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 11:10:44 +0000

The COVID-19 crisis has shown that effective public transport is vital to keeping cities running. By serving essential workers in health care, emergency services, food services, and other sectors, public transport has become a service not just for some people but for all urban residents

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Motorcycle Market Crashing, Tesla Ventilator Review, Used Car Sales Collapse — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 17:03:31 +0000

This is one of the odder starts to a CleanTechnica top 20 list. We’ve got a story about the motorcycle market on top, followed by a nurse reviewing a Tesla ventilator that’s in development, followed by a report on the used car sale market

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Meet The Tiny 1,340 HP Electric Motor Driving The Hyperloop

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 15:10:32 +0000

Hyperpower Technologies HyperloopOfficially, it’s the QFM-360-X, but you can call it the HyperPower Quantum Force electric motor. And you can expect to see it powering Elon Musk’s Hyperloop in the near future

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The Climate, The Queen, And The Deep Blue Sky

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2020 02:00:45 +0000

Her majesty the Queen Margrethe II of Denmark says she is not convinced that human activity is the primary cause of the current climate change? Nevertheless, it just might be the work on the green energy transition that most effectively will get us back on track after the corona crisis. Experts and organizations now want a green emergency plan for restoring Denmark’s economy, regardless of the Queens assumptions I presume

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Volvo Moves To Rail Transport To Slash Carbon Emissions

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 18:15:20 +0000

Volvo is switching from over-the-road trucks to rail transport to move cars between its factories and storage depots across Europe, China, and the United States, and the results are more impressive than you might think!

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Tesla Semis Are Cheaper Than Rail Enough Of The Time To Reshape Ground Freight

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Sun, 16 Feb 2020 12:00:07 +0000

All transportation is electrifying. All transportation is moving to lower labor costs. All transportation is becoming more loosely coupled. All transportation is moving to lower carbon models. But the Tesla Semi is going to have a substantial advantage once it’s on the roads and for a decade after that

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Hydrogen Is Going To Lose The Race On The Rhine

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:25:21 +0000

Most people in the renewable energy ecosphere know that battery electric mobility is ahead of hydrogen fuel cell mobility. Many people are also aware that progress in battery technology is going faster than in hydrogen fuel cell technology

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Europe’s Green Deal: EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen Announces “Europe’s Man on the Moon Moment” (Videos)

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 15 Dec 2019 07:31:46 +0000

As some act to stall progress, the forward motion provided by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and all she represents is a remarkable step forward. Presenting a Green Deal plan for Europe at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, she and her colleagues took a seed from US progressives and gave it the watering and care it needed in the fertile ground of Europe

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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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