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New Volkswagen ID.3 Videos Focus On Innovative HUD & Lighting Protocols

2 hours 57 min ago
Volkswagen has released several videos that show some of the features of its ID.3 electric car that goes on sale this summer.

A Guide To Disaster Preparedness — Coronavirus Edition: Final Thoughts

3 hours 29 min ago
A few months back, I wrote two guides to disaster preparedness. They were meant as general references, assuming you may someday face a natural disaster or acute emergency. To many readers, they probably seemed abstract since there was no imminent danger at the time. But here we are, in the midst of a global emergency. [&hellip

The Kia e-Niro Is As Tough As A Viking, Even In Frigid Nordic Winters

5 hours 30 min ago
KIA e-Niro — Cold Review Of A Sleek South Korean That Turns Out To Be Tough As A Viking The Danish Electric Car Owner Association (FDEL) recently posted a great story about the e-Niro. I asked the author, Martin Messer Thomsen of FDEL, if he would like CleanTechnica’s readers to tag along, and he happily [&hellip

Tesla Model Y Is “Über Strong”

12 hours 29 min ago
Auto expert Sandy Munro has published another daily video about the Tesla Model Y teardown he and his crew are doing. According to Munro, the Model Y’s front impact structure “is very different than what we saw on the Model 3. The Model 3 didn’t have anything quite the same as that.”

New Generation Of German Luxury Plug-in Hybrid SUVs Could Help Influence EV Adoption In Africa

14 hours 29 min ago
Hybrid vehicles have come a long way since they went mainstream with the very successful Toyota Prius. Now in its fourth generation, featuring an 8.8 kWh battery, the Prius Prime/Plug-In Hybrid is good for an all-electric range of about 40 km

EV Market Share Breaks New Records in France — 11.7% of New Autos Have Plugs

14 hours 55 min ago
France saw a remarkable 11.7% market share for plug-in electric vehicles in March, exceeding January's breakout result, and bringing the Q1 2020 tally to 9.7%. This is almost 4× growth in market share compared to Q1 2019 (2.6%)

Could The Tesla Model Y Become The Top Selling SUV In The USA?

15 hours 29 min ago
Could the Tesla Model Y reach 300,000 sales a year in the United States and become one of the 10 best selling vehicles in the country? Could it reach 450,000 sales and become the top selling SUV or crossover

Gas Stations Face Bankruptcy As Demand Plummets

18 hours 29 min ago
With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping many people and cars at home and the looming threat of mass bankruptcy forcing consumer demand even lower, we have to ask: are gas stations making any money

Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 10:30pm
Key US states chew gum and walk at same time, ramp up aggressive pursuit of 100% renewable energy goals with new collaboration during COVID-19 breakout

Video: Lucid Air Driven 400 Miles From San Francisco To LA

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 9:50pm
Last month, Lucid Motors quietly took a pre-production Lucid Air electric sedan on a 400-mile (643 km) drive from San Francisco to Los Angeles. The run was part range test, part proof of concept, and part PR mission, and went off without a hitch. Then, once the Lucid crew made it to LA? They charged up, and drove back

BYD Wants To Supply Electric Car Components With Others, Partners With Toyota

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 7:30pm
BYD is hoping to weather the coronavirus storm by selling its EV components and technology to other companies. It is also partnering with Toyota for the Chinese market.

How We Can Help Elon Musk & Others Provide Aid

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 6:39pm
I want to take a moment to highlight those who are out there trying to spread hope, provide aid, and do all they can to address the shortages of ventilators and other medical supplies the US is experiencing. Elon Musk is just one of many in big tech who are helping. (His case is abnormal in one way — he has gotten a lot of criticism for helping.)

GM & Honda Deepen Their Electric Car Collaboration

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 6:30pm
Two new Honda EVs will use GM batteries, a GM chassis, and will be built in a GM factory. Honda will provide the styling and the seats.

Mount Sinai Hospital Receives Ventilators From Tesla

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 6:01pm
The Mount Sinai Hospital of New York, NY, received ventilators from Tesla, as we all know, but worth noting is the hospital's President and Chief Operating Officer took to both LinkedIn and Twitter to express his gratitude for receiving the ventilators bought by Tesla and given freely to the hospital

“Working Together Is What Humans Are Built To Do” — Bill McKibben On COVID-19 & The Climate Crisis

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 5:33pm
How can we connect social consciousness to the most pressing issues of our times

Coronavirus, Climate, & Commercial Real Estate – Part 2/2

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 1:30pm
We foresee a softening of new commercial construction, a reduction in cosmetic renovations of existing stock, an increase in renovations focused on improving the net operating income including a strong focus on heat pumps displacing gas furnaces and existing air conditioning and an increased shift to distribution-center business models

Politics Of Coronavirus, Climate, & Commercial Real Estate – Part 1/2

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 1:00pm
We foresee a softening of new commercial construction, a reduction in cosmetic renovations of existing stock, an increase in renovations focused on improving the net operating income including a strong focus on heat pumps displacing gas furnaces and existing air conditioning and an increased shift to distribution-center business models

Tesla Model Y Improvements, Compared To Tesla Model 3 (Teardown Videos)

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 5:03am
Auto expert Sandy Munro has published more new videos of the Tesla Model Y teardown that his firm Munro and Associates is conducting

Boosted By Tesla Model 3, Sweden’s March EV Market Share Doubles Year On Year To 27%

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 4:17am
March brought a strong continuation of 2020's record-high market share for plug-in vehicles in Sweden, with a result above 27%, double that of a year ago. The overall total for Q1 was also just over 27%, and EVs are expected to achieve 30% market share over the full year

Lamborghini Pivots to Producing Medical Gear in Fight Against COVID-19

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 1:16am
Famed Italian supercar maker Lamborghini is pivoting its manufacturing efforts from high-end exotic sports cars to something a little less expensive, and a little more valuable these days. The company is putting its workforce of engineers, fabricators, and tailors to work manufacturing surgical masks and protective plexiglass shields for use in Italy's front-line fight against the coronavirus pandemic

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