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Aptera Shows Off Its Development Vehicle

2 hours 4 min ago
After today's announcement, Aptera Motors gave us all a peek at the first Aptera built (not counting my toy Apteras, of course — more on that below). Preorders are now open for $100

Tesla Owner Ticketed For Duct-Taping Christmas Lights To His Car

3 hours 53 min ago
Being in the holiday spirit is great, but a driver in Burnaby, which is in Canada, apparently went a little too far when they duct-taped holiday lights to their Tesla

Mississippi Power Smart Neighborhood Will Feature Tesla Solar Roof & Powerwall

7 hours 16 min ago
Mississippi Power will begin developing in 2021 what it calls a smart neighborhood, in which all the homes will feature a Tesla Solar Roof and Powerwall residential storage battery.

Four Corners EV Charging: Utah & Colorado Are Leaving NM & Arizona Behind

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 11:00pm
When it comes to charging non-Tesla EV vehicles in the Southwest, there's good news and bad news these days. Utah and Colorado continue to make progress on rural routes while Arizona and New Mexico are falling behind

Aptera Announces First “Never Charge” Electric Vehicle

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 10:51pm
Today, Aptera announced a solar electric vehicle that will not need to be plugged in for most regular uses, and it sports a 1,000 mile range on a full charge

Gayam Motor Works & Sokowatch Launch East Africa’s First Commercial Electric Tuk-Tuks

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 10:30pm
Sokowatch has partnered with Indian electric tuk-tuk manufacturer Gayam Motor Works (GMW) on this project, a first in Africa in the commercial electric tuk-tuk sector for hyperlocal deliveries

The German Constitution May Protect A Right To Human Driving

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 9:45pm
How the law treats self-driving cars is very important to the future of the technology. Some places are going to be hostile to even the testing of autonomous vehicles, while other places will embrace it early to help its development along. Once mature, some jurisdictions might even choose to ban human driving altogether on public roads if it's far less safe than autonomous driving, and that's something I'm personally against

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Fails Moose Avoidance Test

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 9:00pm
2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime fails moose avoidance test in "scandalously" bad performance -- watch the video for yourself!

Supercell Technology From Cadenza Is Centerpiece Of New York Energy Storage Project — CleanTechnica Exclusive (Video)

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 8:05pm
Supercell battery technology is creating more possibilities for energy storage solutions

Cleantech ETFs Vastly Outperform Dow Jones, Oil & Gas In 2020

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 7:44pm
Every single cleantech ETF outperformed the Dow Jones Industrial Index by a massive margin, and the gap between $10,000 invested in oil and gas vs the average of the ETFs was $7,

ICE Racing Can Still Teach Us Things

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 7:27pm
Whether powered by internal combustion or batteries, racing will continue to give us all better safety, efficiency, and comfort for a long time to come

California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard Accelerating Transportation Electrification

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 6:57pm
Earlier this month California utilities launched the California Clean Fuel Rewards Program, a statewide point-of-sale electric vehicle rebate program worth up to $1,500 per vehicle (depending upon battery size). This program is funded by credits from California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), which are quickly becoming a major source of support for transportation electrification

Breaking News! Oakland & Seattle Ban Natural Gas as Cities Continue to Lead on Electrification

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 5:29pm
The announcements are coming so fast it’s hard to keep up. In mid November, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors voted to ban natural gas in new buildings. On December 2, Oakland’s city council did the same. And yesterday, Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan

UK’s EV Market Share Jumps To 16% In November – Overtaking Diesel

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 4:42pm
Europe’s third largest auto market, the UK, saw plugin electric vehicle market share of 15.9% in November 2020, up significantly from a relatively strong 5.8% in November 2019. Diesel’s share of sales in the UK slipped below the plugin share for the first time, at 14.0% and falling rapidly. Overall auto volumes were down 27.4% [&hellip

Denmark Announces An End To Oil & Gas Exploration In North Sea

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 3:55pm
Denmark announces the end of oil and gas exploration in the North Sea

Tesla China May Eventually Open Supercharger Network To Other Brands

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 12:50pm
Tesla China VP Tao Lin told members of a Chinese online forum that the automaker is open to the idea of allowing vehicles from other manufacturers to use its Supercharger network

Tesla Model Y, Tesla Model 3, VW ID.4, & Ford Mustang Mach-E Are The 4 Horsemen Of ICEcalypse

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 7:10am
For years, those of us who follow electric vehicles closely and get excited about every stage of the electric revolution tracked the "exciting" horse race of the top selling electric vehicles

Michigan Might Kick Tesla Back Out

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 6:43am
Yesterday, the Michigan House of Representatives (the lower state legislative body) passed a bill that would again prohibit Tesla from operating sales and service centers in the state, effectively reversing a settlement earlier this year allowing Tesla to operate in the state. Prior to January 2020, Tesla was not able to operate in Michigan unless [&hellip

Giant New GE Wind Turbine Can Power A Home For A Day In Just 7 Seconds

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 1:51am
The developers of the Vineyard Wind project off Massachusetts have just announced that they’ll be using GE wind turbines — specifically, the GE Haliade-X. That turbine recently got a capacity upgrade, from a world-leading 12 megawatts (MW) to a world-leading-by-even-more 13

UN Chief Says Humans Are “Waging War On Nature”

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 11:05pm
The head of the UN says humans are at war with nature. He says we are committing suicide. Is anyone listening