West Coast Electric Utilities Map Out I-5 Electric Truck Charging Sites

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 01:49:58 +0000

Reliable EV charging infrastructure is critical for a transition to electric vehicles, and that includes electric trucks. It seems US West Coast utilities understand that very well, as they are taking a lead and pushing society in the needed direction. Recently, 9 West Coast utilities and two agencies created

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Electric Vehicles Tread Water Under COVID-19, So What’s Next?

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 16:25:07 +0000

electric vehicles salesThe COVID-19 crisis has tanked auto sales, but electric vehicles are still holding up under the pressure and the stage is set for a gasmobile crash

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Latino Voters Worried About Global Heating & Climate Change Could Swing US Election

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 15:50:45 +0000

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are in a dead heat in Texas, a state that has swung Republican in every presidential election since 1976. If Biden pulls off the unthinkable and defeats Trump in Texas, it will be by mobilizing Latino voters

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USA Could Hit 90% Clean Electricity By 2035

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 15:38:02 +0000

Experts disagree about how fast the United States can replace coal and gas-fired power plants with zero-carbon electricity. Some say we can shift to 100 percent clean power by 2050 with little friction and minimal cost. Others

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Elon Musk’s Unlikely Journey: Got To Canada With $2,000 At 17, Dropped Out Of Grad School $110,000 In Debt, Now A Meme Lord

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2020 03:10:47 +0000

How did Elon Musk grow into the business maverick he is today? It didn’t come easy. Even though the 48-year old tech titan Elon Musk is currently worth more than $40 billion, CNBC reports that the “Tesla and SpaceX boss hasn’t always been so wealthy.”

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Central USA Set Several Wind Power Records In Spring

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 18:10:32 +0000

Earlier this year, the Southwest Power Pool (SPP), the regional transmission organization that manages the electric grid for much of the central United States, set records for the highest share of electricity demand supplied by wind power in both a single-hour period (72%) and a full day (62%)

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COVID-19 To Climate Change: How Zero-Emission AVs Could Help Respond To Our Next Global Crisis

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2020 16:13:43 +0000

As we grapple with the potential reality of compound crises, each extracting significant tolls, now is the time to examine how an emerging technology like autonomous vehicles (AV) can help respond to and mitigate this and future crises

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Clearing The Air, A New Normal — Bicycles & Electric Cars = $10,000 In Social Benefits

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 02:34:08 +0000

New York City is experiencing a high in bicycling as urbanites avoid mass transit and reinvent their traveling methods across the city

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