Canadian Power Generator To Install Tesla Powerpacks
Man builds giant Tesla logo out of Legos. TransAlta says stationary batteries will encourage renewable energy in Canada. BMW gives Nanyang Technological University an i3 and i8 for electromobility research.
Is electromagnetic interference enough to justify disabling AM radio in the BMW i3? Saab parent NEVS begins joint ventures to build cars in Tianjin, China. Renault upgrades its Cléon factory to build the Zoe's R240 electric motor.
Tesla Drivers Have Surpassed A Billion Electric Miles
UPenn's easier recycling process for rare earth metals reduces their environmental cost. Nissan Leaf drivers have prevented 55,000 tons of CO2 emissions in Europe alone. Tesla Model S drivers have racked up a billion miles.
Fully Charged interviews the people involved with Formula E. Scania Euro 6 natural gas buses help Cartagena, Colombia curb pollution. Team Uber Qik earns Guinness World Record for least non-driving time in cross-country trek.
European Nations Want Strong Emissions Targets For 2025
Four countries ask European Commission for "challenging" CO2 targets. Seoul government to add 100,000 EV charging sites. Boris Johnson to test drive Spark-Renault SRT_01E ahead of final Formula E races.
Tesla Partners With Dalhousie University For Battery Research
Toyota will need strong plug-in sales to meet CA standards, and Subaru and Mazda may depend on Toyota. Tesla and Dalhousie University agree on a five-year battery research program; Nomadic Power gets a €2 million grant for its solar trailer batteries.
Audi's Engine Head Quits Amid Electrification Campaign
The BMW i8's gas/electric hybrid system wins several International Engine of the Year awards. As Audi tries to match Mercedes in electrification, its engine chief steps down. Philip Rivkin falsely claimed and sold renewable fuel credits.
A Honda CR-Z with electric SH-AWD will race in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Tesla's liquid-cooled cable could reduce charging times in the future. Smart expands the Twinamic DCT offering to 90-hp Fortwo and 71-hp Forfour.
European Automakers Concerned About Further CO2 Restrictions
Tanner Foust will drive in the One Tank Across The USA challenge. Carlos Ghosn suggests measures other than limiting new cars to reduce emissions. The Biofuels Infrastructure Partnership is now accepting applications from states.
BMW finds "technical challenges" with Malaysia's proposed B10 biodiesel blend. A new real estate lease allows Tesla to expand manufacturing in California. Pacific Ethanol becomes the fifth-largest US producer.
Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell drivers share their experiences after a year of ownership. France has opened the first two chargers in the Corri-Door project. Tesla could get $15 million in California tax cuts.
Tesla Pays Hackers For Help With Website Security, Volta Announces Free Car Charging Model
Tesla's Gigafactory was filmed by drone again. Tesla is rewarding hackers for finding security bugs. Daimler, Bosch and Car2go are teaming up on autonomous parking. Volta is expanding its free EV charging network.
NEDRA Points Championship Series; AMS Using 500 MWh Of Tesla Batteris
Renault's video shows the health and environmental results of using EVs. OSU software to make a greener Camaro earns a prize. NEDRA has announced the Points Championship Series. Advanced Microgrid Solutions will use 500 MWh worth of Tesla batteries.
Volkswagen Expands EV Operations In China; Ballard Extends Fuel Cell Bus Contract In London
Watch a Tesla Model S take a joyride on the Autobahn. Phoenix Cars leases EV shuttle bus to LAX parking company. Ballard extends hydrogen bus contract with Transport for London. Volkswagen plans to build 15 EV models in China.
Jordan Orders 150 Renault Zoes; Beijing Allows EVs During Rush Hour Restrictions
Nissan Leaf buyers enjoy two years of free charging in Denver. Wanxiang is investing $200 million in A123 Systems. Jordan has ordered 150 Renault Zoe EVs for the royal fleet. Beijing is exempting EVs from rush hour restrictions.
Massachusetts Hosting Eight "Mass Drive Clean" EV Test Drive Expos
A video from Bloomberg Business covers the history of Tesla Motors in about two minutes. Rimac has revealed the details of "Monster" Tajima's E-Runner Concept_One Pikes Peak racer. Massachusetts is hosting eight EV car shows with test drive events.