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EU Reaches Tepid 32.5% Energy Efficiency Goal & 40% GHG Emissions Target

By Joshua S Hill The European Union’s governing bodies have this week sealed negotiations on three separate objectives of the so-called Energy Union including the previously-reported 32% renewables target, as well as a goal of 32.5% energy efficiency savings and a 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. Read Full Article Here For more great articles:…

Audi CEO arrested in Germany over diesel scandal

By [email protected] (Eric C. Evarts) VW’s diesel scandal is far from over. In the latest move on the political chessboard, German authorities arrested the head of VW’s luxury division Audi at his home Monday morning according to a Reuters report. German authorities cited concerns that Stadler could obstruct their ongoing investigation into the diesel emissions…

Carbon Fibre Plays Integral Role In Polestar 1 Development

By Blagojce Krivevski One of the key components in creating a responsive and agile driving experience in the new Polestar 1 is the extensive use of Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymer (CFRP). Producing an overall weight saving of 230 kg, most of the main body parts are constructed from the high-tech and light-weight material, making it…

Electrify America and the City of Sacramento Announce New Zero-Emissions Car Sharing Programs, Zero-Emissions Shuttle Bus Routes and EV Charging Infrastructure

By Blagojce Krivevski Electrify America and the City of Sacramento announced new projects that will increase access to zero-emissions vehicles (ZEV) in the Sacramento region, expand ZEV technology use, and prepare the City for future electric vehicle adoption. The projects – which include two new car sharing services, new ZEV bus and shuttle routes and…

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