Dyson Abandons Electric Car Project

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James Dyson and his company have decided to suspend their electric car development project, citing economic concerns. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Dyson electric car

CleanTechnica Electric Air Mobility Roundup

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Another week, another round of electric air mobility news, urban air mobility (UAM), and more green aviation.

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Sony Shocks — Announces Electric Car

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There have been rumors or expectations for years about Apple electric cars, Google electric cars, and Samsung electric cars outside of the Samsung–Renault partnership in South Korea. Though, I don't recall any rumors about a Sony electric car.

Electric Aircraft Pilot Training Is Arriving

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Quantum Air and OSM Aviation Group just announced an electric aircraft pilot training partnership. Electric urban air mobility (UAM) is taking shape one step at a time. OSM Aviation Academy will conduct the Quantum-branded pilot training program according to FAA commercial standards.

Electric Audi Supercar Video

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On a recent trip to Germany, Supercar Blondie met up with Audi to see the upcoming Audi electric supercar, the Audi AI: Race. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles audi electric supercars Germany

Bollinger Amps Up The B1 Electric SUV & B2 Electric Pickup Ahead Of 2020 Launch

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Bollinger Motors has unveiled updated versions of its electric SUV and electric pickup truck which are scheduled for production in 2020. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Hybrid Electric Cars Bollinger Motors electric pickup truck Electric SUV

New Electric Aircraft Motor Lab Aims For 1MW Electric Airplane Motor

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Now, a new lab, the Collins Electric Aircraft Lab, wants to offer urban air mobility (UAM) and the general electric aviation world a 1MW electric airplane motor. You know a new industry is born when investments pour in and results encourage more spending.

Teslas = 77.7% of US Electric Vehicle Sales

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The US electric vehicle market. Unfortunately, we have only one mass-market electric vehicle on the market, and there are very few models available across the nation. is not the most interesting.

Cruise Origin Autonomous Electric Vehicle Unveiled

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Cruise revealed Origin, the autonomous electric people mover it thinks will rule the ride-hailing business in the future, once its guidance technology proves it is superior to a human driver.

The Business Of Electric Vehicles

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Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles EV ChargingEVs are expected to be the best choice for nearly all consumer automotive use cases by 2023. They will cost less than gas upfront and per mile, have plenty of range and have more refueling options than gas.

Zoom Electric Scooters: First Impressions

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Zoom Electric Scooters lent us one of its electric scooters so we could test them and see how they stack up in the growing world of EVs in all shapes and sizes.

2000 HP Electric Lotus Evija Makes Its Racetrack Debut (Video)

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When it debuted earlier this year, the all-electric Lotus Evija promised buyers that its electric motors would put some 2000 HP to the ground once it reached production.

From Electric Cars To Electric Airplanes, The End Of A Decade

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2019 is drawing to a close, so let's take stock of a decade of green mobility progress that started with a handful of startups a decade ago.

Record European Electric Bus Order (157 Volvo Buses), + Volvo Trucks Launches Urban Electric Trucks

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Volvo is not particularly well known for electric car leadership — it is far behind in that realm. However, over in Europe, the company is quite a big producer of commercial trucks and buses, and it is rolling out big electric vehicles news in those industries.

The First 100% Electric Taxi In Spain

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What were the experiences like of the first taxi driver in Spain to use an all-electric vehicle. Cars Clean Transport CleanTechnica Exclusive Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Mass Transit / Public Transit El Pais Nissan Leaf Tesla Model S

Massive Electric Mustang Photo Gallery (30+ Pics)

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The electric car revolution is in full swing these days, and not just because Tesla's doing well and other electric vehicles are finding traction overseas. Not hybrid, either, but fully freakin' capital-E Electric, and there is no going back.

CleanTechnica Electric Air Mobility Roundup

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So, here is a roundup of exciting electric UAM news. There is just not enough time to keep up with urban air mobility (UAM) news these days. Keeping up with the stories is almost impossible.

Last CleanTechnica Electric Air Mobility News Roundup Of The Year!

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Here’s more urban air mobility (UAM) electric vertical takeoff & landing (eVTOL) and electric fixed-wing aircraft news for the last week of.

Nissan LEAF Named Best Used Electric Car Choice

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Driving Electric has given the Nissan LEAF its best used electric car award for 2020, an honor the car richly deserves. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Driving Electric Nissan Leaf used electric car

Will South Africa Build Electric Vehicles?

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Toyota Invests In Joby Aviation Electric Air Taxi Service

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Aviation Clean Transport Electric Vehicles electric Air-Taxi electric aviation eVTOL Joby Aviation ToyotaToyota has made a $394 million dollar investment in Joby Aviation, an eVTOL air taxi company based in California.

Electric Vehicle Ownership: Purchasing vs. Leasing

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For our new report, Electric Car Drivers: Demands, Desires & Dreams (2019), we investigated whether EV drivers bought their cars new, bought them used, or leased them.

Honda & Toyota To Emphasize Hybrids Over Battery Electric Vehicles

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The head of Honda says he doesn't think there is a place for electric cars in the company's lineup. Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Hybrid Electric Cars PHEV Honda e Honda electric car MPGe Toyota RAV4 Prime

Largest Electric School Bus Program In United States Launching In Virginia

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Dominion Energy has partnered with local Virginia school districts to begin replacing diesel buses with 100% electric school buses in phases.

Rolls-Royce Electric Airplane Unveiled & Ready To Race

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Seaplanes Get Electric With Magnix & Harbour Air

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We've heard about electric air mobility for a few years now, and even electric boats, but Harbour Air, based in Vancouver, Canada, is the only one tackling electric seaplanes, as we previously covered.

Electric Porsche 912 With Tesla Motor (Video + Interview)

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The fact that a 1968 912 can be converted to all-electric status with a Tesla motor only makes it that much sweeter. Also, since it runs on electricity, polluting fossil fuels can be avoided.

This Is How Tesla & Electric Cars Conquered Norway

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With about 100,000 electrics on the road, Norway (population 5 million) trails only the U.S., Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Policy & Politics norway Norway Electric Cars norway electric vehicles Norway EV Sales Tesla

Pictures & Commentary From Oldsmar Drive Electric Event

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We attended yet another National Drive Electric Week event this past weekend, this one (CleanTechnica's 4th? was in Oldsmar, Florida, and went quite beyond electric vehicles.

Wicked Wild Vintage Electric Bicycle Is Unapologetic, Fast, & Sleek

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If you're into the cafe racer scene, look no further than Vintage Electric electric bikes. They blend vintage looks with furious performance. The company recently introduced its new 2020 Roadster, designed as an open-air Sportser-like bike. It has speeds of up to 36 mph (58 km/h).

57% Of UK Consumers Consider Buying Electric Vehicles

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Buying electric vehicles has become more common than not. Cars Clean Transport Consumer Technology Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Market Research Research Aviva UK uk electric cars UK electric vehicles YouGov

Free Electric Miles Win Customers

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In the summer of 2019, Volta partnered with CleanTechnica to conduct an international survey about electric vehicle drivers (and non-EV drivers). is invaluable and gives us a glimpse into the frontline of the electric vehicle revolution.

DIY Electric Cybercar — Long Lost Tesla Cybertruck Ancestor?

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A little while after the Tesla Cybertruck came out, I remembered an electric car from much earlier that I had ridden in once. It was a handmade, DIY electric car that was clearly unique, but it now seems like a long lost ancestor of Tesla's Cybertruck.

Attending National Drive Electric Week Event In Florida

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Yesterday, I attended the Drive Electric Week event in New Port Richey. Every time I attend a Drive Electric event, it seems that it is preaching to the choir. Next week, if all goes as planned, I'll attend another one in Florida.

Bollinger Electric SUV & Pickup Prices Announced

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Is $125,000 too much to pay for the world's biggest, most badass electric off-road vehicles? Cars Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Bollinger Motors electric pickup truck Electric SUV

Another Fun Louisiana National Drive Electric Week Event

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Louisiana hosted several National Drive Electric Week events, and I got to go to two of them, the Abita Springs one last week and the Gonzales one today.

Yes, Electric Cars Can Take The Backroads

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Current Pickup Truck Owners Prefer Electric Trucks From GM & Ford

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A new survey by Autolist reveals some surprising findings about electric pickup trucks. Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Autolist electric pickup truck survey electric pickup truck electric trucks Ford GM Rivian R1T Tesla Cybertruck trucks

The Economizer — A Solution For Electric Buses

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Electric power systems in electric buses have excellent operating parameters, are quiet and highly efficient, and make it possible to recover energy while braking. Sponsored Economizer electric buses fleet solutions public transportation

Karma Reveals 1100 HP Open-Source SC2 Electric Supercar Concept

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Such is the state of the electric car industry that a sexy, slinky, and all-electric GT coupe packing 1100 horsepower and capable of rocketing from 0 to 60 MPH | 96 km/h in less than two seconds built by one of the early innovators of electrification barely causes a blip in the automotive press.