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Honda Clarity PHEV, Kia’s electric push, Tesla’s unintended acceleration: Today’s Car News

By [email protected] (Bengt Halvorson) Tesla’s potentially facing an unintended-acceleration investigation. Kia plans for many more electric vehicles. And the Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid returns, but only to California. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. The federal government says that it will review a petition claiming unintended-acceleration issues on Tesla vehicles… Read Full Article…

Renewable energy bills to watch

By Ivy Main Grassroots activists gather at the steps of the Virginia Capital on January 14. Photo courtesy Sierra Club.Yesterday’s post launched my annual roundup of energy and climate bills with a comparison of the two major energy transition bills filed to date, HB1526/SB851, the Clean Economy Act, and HB77, the Green New Deal Act….

FCA confirms discussions with Foxconn on China JV for electric vehicles

By mmillikin Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) confirmed that it is in discussions with Hon Hai Precision Ind. Co., Ltd. (Foxconn) regarding the potential creation of an equal joint venture to develop and manufacture in China new generation battery electric vehicles and engage in the IoV (Internet of Vehicles) business. The proposed cooperation, initially focused…

Only the greenest will do | SKF Wind News

By Philipp Schmid What role can sustainability play in maintenance programs? Machine reliability is typically the deciding factor when choosing a maintenance service. And going green might be easier than you think. By adopting the latest technology and practices, such as condition monitoring and remanufacturing, you can minimize environmental impact and costs while boosting uptime….

Finding the investment “wow” factor in green buildings

By FORESIGHT Contributor Massive investment opportunities exist for those deciding to use their cash to help renovate buildings, says Jennifer Layke Global Director of Energy at the World Resources Institute Somehow the investment community does not see green buildings as the next hot pick. Even though the costs of solar and wind power are now…

Electric school buses, Taycan range, Nissan EV platform: Today’s Car News

By [email protected] (Bengt Halvorson) VW diesel settlement funds are putting more electric school buses into service. Porsche’s Taycan Turbo S gets a sub-200-mile range rating. And Nissan’s top design executive talks electric-vehicle platform-sharing among the automaker’s alliance brands. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. The same upcoming electric-vehicle… Read Full Article Here For…

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