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Autonomous Vehicles

An Autonomous Vehicle Is A New Medium

Published on August 9th, 2020 | by Alex Voigt

“You can have many views of what a computer is. My particular view is that a computer is a new medium. (…) A computer will be in the future more looked at in this way — as a delivery vehicle for software.” — Steve Jobs in ... Read More


Driving The Porsche Taycan Across Europe

Published on August 8th, 2020 | by Jacek Fior

Every year we see some adventurers embarking on e-races and trips all around the world. I have myself reported on a few by Tomek Gać in Europe, from Poland to Macedonia and Sicily, and by Arkady Fiedler across Africa... Read More


Japan’s Disappointing EV Sales Are Bad For Africa, & Here’s Why

Published on August 8th, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai

A potential bottleneck could come quite soon on the used EV supply side. Thanks to Japanese OEM’s love of mild hybrids and their quest to prolong the ICE age as long as possible, sales of EVs in Japan have been very disappointing. Sales have been so poor that the market share of EVs in Japan was recently just under 1%... Read More

Cap And Trade

The Green Transition Virus

Published on August 8th, 2020 | by Brad Rouse

Global problems need global solutions. Voluntary agreements and unilateral acts only go so far. We need a strategy to make climate action spread — to make it so contagious it will “go viral,” start a chain reaction, trigger a “domino effect.”... Read More


56 Countries Gather Online In Their Quest To Fix Climate Change

Published on August 8th, 2020 | by Sponsored Content

Despite the current crisis, green entrepreneurs across the globe continue to create positive climate impact and economic opportunities at ClimateLaunchpad. A record number of 3,000 startups from 56 countries entered this year’s edition of ClimateLaunchpad, the global green business ideas competition... Read More


Eli Zero Comes Back To Life

Published on August 8th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

We covered the cute, fun, tiny Eli ZERO electric concept car in 2017 and 2018. It is not looking to upend the traditional global auto market like the Tesla Model 3 or Tesla Model Y, but it is a cool, attractive-looking little electric vehicle that could sell in decent portions to vehicle-sharing fleets, tourism transportation systems, college campuses, retirement villages, etc... Read More


Volkswagen ID.4 — They Might Try To Pull A Model Y In The US

Published on August 8th, 2020 | by Chanan Bos

There is something odd about the Volkswagen ID.4. The vehicle has yet to be properly unveiled. This would make sense considering the fact that this vehicle is slated to be released in either early 2022 or late 2021 and a new vehicle model is usually unveiled about a year before release — or is it... Read More

Clean Power

The Value Of Rooftop Solar Power In Michigan: 24 Cents Per kWh

Published on August 8th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) recently discovered that the value of rooftop solar in Michigan is 24 cents per kWh. This is well above the net metering compensation paid to customers with solar roofs installed. SEIA's Director of Rate Design, Kevin Lucas, shared this find in a Consumers Energy rate case testimony... Read More

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