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Power industry wants the automotive sector to do its part

Power industry wants the automotive sector to do its part.

Official

The Pie Pro is a robotic oven mounted in a hydrogen Tundra's bed

The Pie Pro is a robotic oven mounted in a hydrogen Tundra's bed.

First Drive

Hydrogen-powered crossover tuned for luxury

If the Kona Electric's suspension is engineered for a sprightly, even somewhat sporty feel, the Nexo is tuned for luxury.

Official

Sales will start in Southern California, and the Bay Area in early 2019

Sales will start in Southern California, and the Bay Area in early 2019

Teased

It will officially debut at the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hanover

It will officially debut at the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hanover.

Raise a glass to Missoula couple's ingenuity

Raise a glass to Missoula couple's ingenuity.

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Canadian researchers find a new way to transform these monstrosities

Canadian researchers say they've found a better way to transform these monstrosities.

Green

The Sion has solar cells integrated into its bodywork

The Sion has solar cells integrated into its bodywork.

Report

U.S. LNG exports were worth $3.3 billion in 2017

U.S. LNG exports were worth $3.3 billion in 2017.

A move to bring down costs and increase acceptance

A move to bring down costs and increase acceptance.

Opinion

Thirst for oil outpaces supply, coal use up — and so is carbon output

Thirst for oil outpaces supply, coal use up — and so is carbon output.

Green

State pays an additional $2,500 for up to 2,000 EVs — Teslas not allowed

It's an additional $2,500 for up to 2,000 EVs.

Report

A White House announcement is imminent, source said

The Trump administration will scale back the use of biofuels waivers for small refineries and count ethanol exports toward federal biofuels usage quotas as part of a broad overhaul of the nation's renewable fuel policy, a source briefed on the plans said on Friday.

Quick Spin

In South Korea, we test Hyundai's latest hydrogen fuel cell vehicle.

When we travelled to South Korea to test out the new Hyundai Santa Fe, we also got a chance behind the wheel of the new hydrogen-powered Nexo fuel-cell SUV. Hyundai unveiled the Nexo at CES in January as a replacement for the Tucson Fuel Cell, which logged miles and gathered data in 18 countries over the course of its generation. The Nexo is an improvement: It's more efficient, packed with smarter driver assistance technologies and, in our opinion, is more attractive.

Report

The amount they'd pay in lieu of gas taxes would be tops in the nation

Maine bill L.D. 1806 proposes charging hybrid drivers an annual fee of $150, and EV drivers $200 to help make up for infrastructure repair fund shortfalls.

Green

Mirai makes up 80% of all fuel cell vehicles in the U.S.

The competition is heating up, though.

CES

Can this attractive SUV make fuel-cell vehicles relevant?

Hyundai introduces its second-generation FCEV, the Nexo, at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show.

Green

Putting Honda's electrified vehicles in their places.

Keeping the Honda hybrids (and EVs) straight.

Report

Marchionne is especially interested in "the development of transmissions and hydrogen."

Tokyo

"Toyota loves cars" and has a lot of concepts.

AI, data and electrification — including solid-state batteries — are keys to Toyota's mobility strategy.

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