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Hertz to order up to 175,000 GM EVs

Charged

Hertz is taking another step towards the electric future. Over the last year, the company announced plans to add 100,000 Teslas and 65,000 Polestars to its fleet.

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Mercedes-Benz: Pricing and Packaging for All-Electric EQS SUV Available Now

Green Living Guy

The EQS SUV represents the first all-electric Mercedes-EQ built in the United States and the third model series from Mercedes-EQ built on the new dedicated electric vehicle architecture.

What Is a Targeted Cyber Attack And How To Avoid Them

U.S. Green Technology

A targeted cyber attack is a type of cyber attack where the attacker specifically targets their victim or victims. The targets can be an event, a specific industry, a group of people, a country, or even an individual.

How Digital Transformation will Bend the Curve of the Linear Economy Toward the Circular

Speaker: Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Co-Founder & Managing Director of SmartNations Foundation, Jimmy Jia, Venture Partner at Pi Labs, Fabienne Durand, Senior Advisor to the SmartNations Foundation, & Roger Strukhoff, Executive Director of the Tau Institute

The Carbon Zero, Circular Economy, is easily the most profoundly important result of digital transformation. Industry 4.0 has a massively cumulative impact on dematerialization (in all forms) and resultant decarbonization (both emissions and embodied) throughout the economy. Join panelists Bruce Armstrong Taylor, Jimmy Jia, Fabienne Durand, and their moderator Roger Strukhoff as they discuss how bending the carbon/GHG heavy linear economy to the circular is one of the hidden benefits of digital disruption.

Google launches startup accelerator for the circular economy

GreenBiz

The tech giant plans to support at least 10 tech startups and NGOs solving circularity challenges

Chinese “Tesla clone” starts around $26,000

Charged

For better or for worse, Tesla’s presence in China has resulted in quite a bit of what you might call “technology transfer.” One example of this the emergence of “Tesla clones”—vehicles that are “inspired” by Tesla’s designs, as Electrek ’s Fred Lambert puts it.

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What Are The Advantages Of Magnetic Digital Timer?

U.S. Green Technology

A Magnetic Digital Timer is a device that helps to improve the energy efficiency of your home. It is used to track the amount of time that appliances are in use and can be programmed to turn them off automatically when they are not needed. This can help to reduce your energy bills and save.

How Japan is becoming a responsible investment success story

GreenBiz

Japan's big increase in sustainable investment assets from 2016 to 2020 means it accounts for 8 percent of the $35.3 trillion from the five major markets of Europe, the United States, Canada, Australasia and Japan

Keysight and Jiyun collaborate on EV battery test system

Charged

Keysight Technologies , a test and measurement technology company, is collaborating with the Chinese EV tech company Jiyun Technologies on a battery test system for EVs.

Department of Transportation and Biden Administration Announce $5 Billion Plan for EV Charging Stations Nationwide

Green Living Guy

BY ASHLEY BELANGER VIA ARSTECHNICA.COM For drivers choosing electric vehicles, convenient access to reliable charging stations remains one of the biggest pain points after adopting the eco-friendlier way to cruise.

AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

“We Have to Start Questioning What Systems We Are Participating In”

DeSmogBlog

Xiye Bastida is a 20-year-old climate activist from the Otomí-Toltec community in central Mexico, a leading organizer with the Fridays for Future movement in New York City, a co-founder of the Re-Earth Initiative , and a champion of Indigenous and immigrant engagement in climate activism.

As a Jewish new year begins, reflections on my career and faith

GreenBiz

In the time between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, it is important to reflect

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How to improve EV battery design with pressure mappings (Webinar)

Charged

Engineers involved in battery and EV design and manufacturing have common goals: to maximize performance, lifespan, and safety.

Audi Makes EVs More Accessible With New Q4 e-tron

Green Living Guy

HERNDON, Va., 30, 2022 – Audi of America today announced that the anticipated sale date for the 2023 Q4 e-tron portfolio has arrived. Therefore, the Q4 e-tron family welcomes a new rear-wheel drive variant; the Q4 40 e-tron.

4 Lessons on How to Transform to Zero-Emission Transport in India

The City Fix

Vehicle ownership per capita has grown five‐fold in India since 2000. As a result, passenger transport activity has more than tripled, and energy demand more than doubled from 2000 to 2020. The transport sector is the third largest greenhouse gas.

EDF’s Fleet Electrification Solution Center offers a useful roadmap

GreenBiz

Company fleets now have an additional resource toward electrifying class 3-8 vehicles

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Gabe Klein named to lead Biden administration’s EV charging program

Charged

The recently-passed Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) created a new agency, the Joint Office of Energy and Transportation. Now the Departments of Energy and Transportation have announced that Gabe Klein will be the agency’s first Executive Director.

‘We can’t recycle our way out’

Grist

This piece was originally published by InvestigateWest.

Doctors File False Advertising Complaint Over Hidden Health Risks of Gas

DeSmogBlog

Melissa Lem was shocked when she saw an advertisement from a major Canadian fossil fuel lobby group showing young parents and their two children happily cooking a meal over a brand new gas stove.

Taskforce values nature-based markets at $7 trillion

GreenBiz

New Taskforce on Nature Markets study argues the emerging sector could be equivalent in size to the world's third largest economy

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Simplify and overcome the challenges in electric aircraft motor and inverter testing

Charged

Sponsored by HBK. In recent years there has been an increased interest in electric and more electric aircraft, including both novel all-electric aircraft, drones, rigid air ships, and traditional aircraft with efficient and more electric components.

Town Hall Ventures raises a $350 million fund to improve how health care is delivered to underserved communities

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, October 3 — Disparity in health outcomes, life expectancy and deaths are becoming a mounting crisis in the U.S., particularly in underserved.

Scrap UK’s Net Zero Target, Key Figure in Pro-Truss Think Tank Tells Tory Conference

DeSmogBlog

BIRMINGHAM, UK – A senior figure at a free market think tank close to Prime Minister Liz Truss has called for the UK’s 2050 net zero target to be scrapped.

Scaling small technologies can hasten our climate action

GreenBiz

What if we started to think about addressing the crisis not by looking for the silver bullet, but for many scaleable innovations that can move the needle, fast

Electrify America highlights customer satisfaction efforts

Charged

Public charging networks have been coming in for their share of criticism lately. Recent studies from UC Berkeley , J.D. Power and Plug In America (among others) have quantified what EV drivers already know: the uptime performance of public chargers is abysmal.

U.S. Treasury channels $8 billion to help CDFIs and MDIs boost small-business lending

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, October 3 — Community development financial institutions, or CDFIs, and minority depository institutions, or MDIs, played a vital role getting aid to. The post U.S. Treasury channels $8 billion to help CDFIs and MDIs boost small-business lending appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Solar FlexRack Supplies Trackers for 42 MW Community Solar Project Portfolio in Illinois

Alternative Energy Mag

Company deploys cold weather expertise to provide affordable clean energy to local communities

3 tips for how cities can be more entrepreneurial

GreenBiz

Some cities leaned into creative, progressive mobility programs during the global pandemic as city public transit ridership, the backbone of urban mobility, evaporated overnight

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Alexander Dennis adds two new electric buses, designed in-house, to its lineup

Charged

Bus manufacturer Alexander Dennis , (ADL) a subsidiary of the NFI Group, is expanding its zero-emission bus portfolio with the addition of two new electric bus products fully designed and integrated in-house.

Seven innovative finance tools to unlock funding for climate challenges

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, Oct. 3 – Climate finance is flowing, but persistent gaps remain, especially in developing nations. Creative solutions are needed to unlock private. The post Seven innovative finance tools to unlock funding for climate challenges appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

WCS Talks 2022 Speaker Spotlight: Keally DeWitt

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Through the daily grind, Keally found time to have a meaningful conversation about weaving together the Cleantech space, looking internally to find your path and opening doors through vulnerability. On Keally’s Career Journey & Learnings. What is your Cleantech journey?

Accelerating ESG impact with Fair Trade Certified

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Here’s how scaling supply chain certification delivers on critical UN Sustainable Development Goals

Bidirectional Act to promote electric school bus V2G applications introduced in Senate

Charged

Bidirectional electric school buses are such a good idea, they almost sound too good to be true.

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The Best Way To Advertise Eco-friendly Products

Green Living Guy

From oil spills to global warming, our incredible planet has faced many challenges. The Earth is the only home we’ve ever known, so we must preserve and cherish it. The desire to improve the environment has never been more prominent.

Why Natural Gas Prices Quadrupled In Two Years

R-Squared Energy

Following my previous article on U.S. natural gas production, I engaged in a Twitter discussion on the causes of the natural gas price surge over the past two years. I'm not so sure this article gets it right. The largest contributor to higher natural gas demand has been US power generation.