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California Governor Orders End Of Gasoline And Diesel Car Sales By 2035

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California will ban the sale of new gasoline and diesel powered cars beginning in 2035 according to a new executive order by governor Gavin Newsom. Electric Cars Fossil Fuels ban on diesel powered cars ban on gasoline powered cars California CARB Gavin Newsom zero emissions vehicles

The Fully Electric VW ID.4 Is A Direct Assault On Internal Combustion Crossovers

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This morning, Volkswagen officially took the wraps off of the highly anticipated ID.4 electric crossover.

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Everything You Need To Know About Tesla’s New 4680 Battery Cell

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Tesla didn't hold back at Battery Day, announcing a new tabless 4680 cell form factor, among many other things.

Windmills No More: GE Debuts Monster Of A New 13 Megawatt Wind Turbine

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GE sticks a fork in the US coal industry with new 13-megawatt version of its Haliade-X offshore wind turbine.

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New Data From Norway Shows Rapid Transition From Diesel To Electric

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Norway is a leader in electric vehicle sales. Sales data shows how quickly the Volkswagen e-Golf supplanted the diesel powered Golf in that country in just 10 years.

Tesla Officially Enters The Mining Business

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One of the many details revealed at Tesla's Battery Day event yesterday was that it's planning to build its own cathode factory here in North America.

Forecasting Tesla Revenue Growth Alongside Enormous Tesla Battery Growth

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As part of Tesla's Battery Day festivities, a bold plan was revealed. Tesla will start producing its own batteries by ramping up its new 4680 battery "pilot" factory.

Tesla Battery Day Guide — Under $57 Per kWh Pack Possible?

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In this article, I go over the speculation on Tesla's possibly overhyped Battery Day and tell you what to look for.

Tesla Model 3 Emits ~65% Less CO2 Than Mercedes C-Class With Diesel Engine

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A new study explains that electric vehicles last longer than initially expected and are much greener than fossil-fueled cars.

Tesla “Plaid” — The Frivolous Catalyst

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Yesterday was a truly momentous day for Tesla. It introduced new, revolutionary battery technology, along with a new, revolutionary way to manufacture batteries. Both of which will undoubtedly accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy.

Michigan’s New House Bill 6233 Wants To Ban EV Automakers From Doing Business

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Michigan politicians are trying to block new electric vehicle manufacturers from doing business in the state. Although carefully worded to include any type of auto manufacturing company, the Michigan "Motor Vehicle Franchise Act" was created specifically to block Tesla from doing business there.

Should Tesla Buy Out Uber And Become The Global Leader In Electrified Ridesharing?

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Could Tesla buy out Uber, and begin to solve some of Uber's structural problems by supplying Tesla taxis to the Uber drivers.

Impossible Burger Sales Replace 72% Of Traditional Burger Sales

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Impossible Foods' sales now position it as one of America’s fastest-growing brands and the leading driver of growth in the overall plant-based food category. Agriculture Climate Change Health Enteric fermentation Impossible Burger Impossible Foods inc. magazine Plant-Based Foods time magazine

Tesla Eliminated 4 Weaknesses In 1 Year

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Wilhelm Graupner, Executive Director of Business Strategy, Sales & Marketing at AVL Northern Europe, shared a quick analysis of a one-year-old Tesla SWOT video and pointed out that Tesla has eliminated four of the identified weaknesses in one year.

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Nuvve And Blue Bird Combine To Create Electric School Buses That Are V2G Enabled

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Nuvve and Blue Bird are now offering electric school buses with vehicle to grid technology, which can turn a fleet of buses into a virtual power plant and earn money for school districts.

The 6 Big Takeaways From Tesla’s Battery Day

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The overall content of the Tesla Battery Day presentation might have been overwhelming for those who do not have a technical background in battery development.

Tesla’s Texas Takeover Will Impact Oil-Dependent Houston

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In a new article by the Houston Chronicle, the author penned his thoughts on how Tesla's "Texas takeover" would impact oil-dependent Houston.

Tesla Model Y Built In Germany Will Use Large Front Casting

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Tesla will use a single high pressure casting for the front frame of the Model Y at its new factory in Germany according to news reports. Electric Cars Uncategorized German Gigafactory high pressure casting Idra Tesla Model Y

Tesla Giga Shanghai Could Produce 1 Million Cars A Year Eventually

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At Tesla's 2020 Annual Shareholder Meeting today, Tesla CEO Elon Musk discussed several matters we've written about in recent weeks and months. I will revisit a few of those highlights in a moment.

With Solid State Energy Storage, Oil-Rich Texas Hits Clean Tech Trifecta

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A Texas-sized energy storage breakthrough is in store for the US, with new solid state technology cutting costs while increasing efficiency.

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Tesla Giga Texas Will Be Colossal, Plans Start Trickling Out

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In Austin, Texas, Tesla is planning to create not just another Gigafactory, but a massive one. For weeks, construction has been going on to build the $1.1 billion factory. And just recently, Tesla filed a site plan that gives us a glimpse of just how large this new factory will be.

Tesla Battery Day — Here Is Everything I Think Will Be Announced

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Well, there is only one day left until Tesla Battery Day.

Indian Government May Put EV Chargers At 69,000 Gas Pumps

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The Indian government has occasionally expressed extremely bold electric vehicle plans. While it is doing a bit to pursue those dreams, it is far away from some of the loftier goals.

Tesla = Approximately A Dozen Tech Startups

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently responded to a CleanTechnica article on Twitter by noting that Tesla is really like a dozen different startups. What would these startups be? Let’s explore some possibilities.

San Diego Gets Largest US Airport Electric Shuttle Deployment

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ACE Parking has just received 18 electric shuttle buses for the San Diego International Airport, and another 11 are due to arrive by the end of 2020.

American Lung Association: Switch To EVs By 2045 Could Save 6,300 American Lives

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The American Lung Association has America could save $72 billion in health costs and 6,300 lives with even a modest shift to electric vehicles.

First DEEP Geothermal Well In Saskatchewan Exceeds Expectations

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Deep Earth Energy Production in Saskatchewan says its initial tests for its first geothermal generating facility exceeded expectations. It expects to being operations in the middle of 2021. Geothermal Energy Deep Earth Energy Production geothermal energy Saskatchewan

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The Battery Revolution Is Real, And It’s Here

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The battery revolution is very real, and it's here. Popular Tesla fan Viv noted that the topics Tesla focused on for Battery Day weren't just another research project, but represented an actual technological revolution.

Tesla’s Pillars Of Growth For The Next 20 Years ??

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When Credit Suisse raised Tesla's (TSLA) price target to $400 from $280, it noted that "batteries are Tesla's pillar of growth for the next two decades." Tesmanian noted that Credit Suisse is expecting Battery Day to be Tesla's Master Plan Part 3, and reminded us.

Elon Touts Radical Manufacturing Redesign. Tesla Awarded Metal Air Battery Patent

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Elon Musk says the fundamental architecture of the Model Y produced in Germany will be significantly different from the cars made in Fremont. Also, Tesla has recently been granted a patent for a metal air battery.

Airbus Wants ZEROe To Be 1st Zero-Emission Commercial Aircraft In The World … By 2035 (Videos)

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Airbus wants to develop the "world’s first zero-emission commercial aircraft," but its timeline for doing so is "by 2035.".

How Scotland’s Green Hydrogen Plan Crushes Fossil Hydrogen Dream

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Scotland shoots down shot at recovery for fossil fuel stakeholders with plans for producing green hydrogen from water and renewable energy.

The Climate Alarms Are Blaring — Are People Not Hearing Them? 

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As the fires on the US West Coast grow more intense, and as thousands flee their homes, one has to wonder — are we unable to perceive the climate’s warning signs or are we, as a species, truly this parasitic.

Solar Power Costs Dropped Dramatically In 2018

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According to 2018 data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) for newly constructed utility-scale electric generators in the United States, annual capacity-weighted average construction costs for solar photovoltaic systems and onshore wind turbines have continued to decrease.

Ford Mustang Mach-E Easily Goes 300+ Miles In Norway

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Ford is now testing its hot new Mustang Mach-e electric crossover/SUV in Europe. Naturally, the #1 place to take an electric vehicle is Norway, where approximately 70% of new vehicle sales are now electric (fully electric or plugin hybrid).

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