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Tesla’s 4th Quarter Registrations In California Up Almost 63%

January 21st, 2021 | by Johnna Crider

Tesla's vehicle registrations in California were up almost 63% during the 4th quarter of 2020 compared with the 4th quarter of 2019, Reuters reported. The article noted that this was mostly due to the success of Tesla's newest addition to its line — the Model


Keemut Launches Beta Version Of Its Contactless Vehicle Valuation Platform

January 21st, 2021 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai

Keemut, a vehicle valuation tool that uses patented technology to take telemetry data from either embedded or external hardware in a vehicle, has just launched a beta version of its platform. Its patented valuation engine uses both environmental and vehicle data to determine the value of your car based on how it’s been driven


BYD Will Sell 1,002 More Electric Buses To Bogotá, Colombia

January 21st, 2021 | by Zachary Shahan

We recently reported that a stunning 470 BYD electric buses were headed to Bogotá, Colombia. That was apparently the warmup act. BYD has now been selected to provide the city with 1,002 more electric buses. This comes from winning an open tender the city put out


Our Biden Charging Station Plan — Update

January 21st, 2021 | by Jennifer Sensiba

In a previous article, I introduced a draft plan to help the Biden Administration get the most from their plan to add 500,000 EV charging stations. I wanted to give readers a quick update and and solicit more input


Exclusive Interview: Mayor of America’s 10th Largest City on Benefits & Challenges of Electrification

January 20th, 2021 | by Joe Wachunas

I’ve been following San Jose’s Mayor, Sam Liccardo, for some time. In 2019, I heard from environmentalists in California about how he was instrumental in getting all-electric building legislation through the city council of the nation’s 10th largest city. I’ve also been tracking San Jose's nation-leading efforts in clean electricity and electric vehicles


27% Plugin Vehicle Share In Germany — Open The Plugin Gates!

January 20th, 2021 | by Jose Pontes

The German automotive market has opened the floodgates to plugin electric vehicles, with December setting yet another record sales month. Nearly 83,000 plugin vehicles (PEVs) were registered in December, resulting in an amazing 27% market share


5/3 Bank Achieves Carbon Neutrality

January 19th, 2021 | by Zachary Shahan

CleanTechnica switched to Fifth Third Bank (5/3 Bank) in 2019. Two big factors for us were 1) it had the most ambitious clean energy achievements and plans of any bank, and 2) it won't


Tesla Hiring For 500 Positions In Florida — Many Solar Related

January 19th, 2021 | by Johnna Crider

Tesla is hiring for 500 positions in Florida, the Bradenton Herald reports. CareerSource Tampa Bay is partnering up with Tesla to host a virtual hiring event on January 27, from 10 am through 2 pm, in hopes of filling positions available for both Tesla's solar and automotive positions


Gothenburg Partners With Volvo To Create A Climate-Neutral City

January 19th, 2021 | by Jo Borrás

The Swedish city of Gothenburg is home to one of the largest and busiest ports in the world. Despite this, the city has set a rather ambitious climate goal for itself. With the help newly created urban zones that will serve as test beds for advanced sustainable technologies, Gothenburg plans to become a climate-neutral city by the year 2030. What's more, they've enlisted Volvo to help



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