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The Chicago Transit Authority Selects The Boring Company For New High-Speed Route

June 15th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

The Boring Company is turning out to be anything but, as Elon Musk's side project to bore transportation tunnels under the world's cities has found its first customer in the Chicago Transit Authority. The Boring Company announced a project with the CTA to develop a network of tunnels connecting Chicago's O'Hare Airport and downtown Chicago


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More Than 50 Mayors Sign Chicago Climate Charter At North American Climate Summit

December 7th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill

More than 50 mayors from around the world, including 36 from the United States, have gathered at the North American Climate Summit and signed the Chicago Climate Charter, a first-of-its-kind international charter on climate change that seeks to allow cities to commit to the Paris Climate Agreement. 


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20–30 Electric Buses Headed For Chicago

February 3rd, 2016 | by James Ayre

Originally published on EV Obsession. Following the recent and positive completion of an electric bus trial program, the Chicago Transit Authority [&hellip


Cleantech Project News (12 Stories)

December 17th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

1. Solar power systems to be installed at 15 Kaua’i schools in Hawaii. “The Hawaii state Department of Education is [&hellip


Tesla Working On 12 Person Vans For The Boring Company

June 4th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

The Boring Company has reportedly been approved to build an airport loop for the Ontario International Airport. Perhaps the more interesting thing about the story, though, is that Tesla is reportedly working with The Boring Company to produce 12-person electric vans for such routes


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Why Is The Tesla Cybertruck A Giant Triangle?

November 24th, 2019 | by Kurt Lowder

Why is the Tesla Cybertruck a giant triangle? The list of potential answers below is randomly ordered, not in order of importance. Some of the reasons are more speculative than others and may be incorrect or coincidental/unintended


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Boring Company Gets Nod From Las Vegas Authorities

March 8th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley

Officials in Las Vegas are close to approving an underground transportation link to service the Las Vegas Convention Center. If all goes well, the plan could extend through the downtown area and out to McCarran airport.


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Elon Musk Invites Us To Take A Magic Tunnel Ride On December 11

October 24th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

The first Boring Company tunnel in Hawthorne, California, will be opened officially on December 10 with free rides for the public the following day. What is Elon's magic carpet ride really like? We will know soon enough.


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Electric Vehicles Report: Part 3 — Changing Rules To Maximize Electric Vehicle Benefits

October 9th, 2017 | by John Farrell

With a virtuous cycle of falling battery costs driving increased electric vehicle deployment, and deployment improving the economics of scale of battery production, the widespread adoption of electric vehicles is likely inevitable. But policies enacted now could influence the timing of widespread use and shape how electric cars benefit the grid.



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