May 18th, 2020 | by Iqtidar Ali
Elon Musk’s "The Boring Company" isn’t sleeping at all. It has been steadily working on the tunnel loops under the 200-acre Las Vegas Convention Center that will enable visitors to go from one end of the property to the other in approximately 1 minute
April 20th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
This is one of the odder starts to a CleanTechnica top 20 list. We've got a story about the motorcycle market on top, followed by a nurse reviewing a Tesla ventilator that's in development, followed by a report on the used car sale market
April 17th, 2020 | by Jo Borrás
Officially, it's the QFM-360-X, but you can call it the HyperPower Quantum Force electric motor. And you can expect to see it powering Elon Musk's Hyperloop in the near future
February 24th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
From horses to camels to railroads to Interstate highways, humans have always sought faster and more convenient ways to move around the planet. The next decade or so will see the sort of radical advances in transportation technology that used to take a century. Electric vehicles represent only one of several new and improved modes of transport that will be coming into widespread use
December 28th, 2019 | by Nicolas Zart
2019 is drawing to a close, so let's take stock of a decade of green mobility progress that started with a handful of startups a decade ago
December 22nd, 2019 | by Nicolas Zart
Predicting the future use of airspace — not knowing how it will be used, what types of aircraft will be made, and how to manage it safely — is hair raising to most. Major companies like Airbus and Dassault Systèmes, among others, are simulating our unknown electric air mobility future. But what does the future really hold
November 29th, 2018 | by The Beam
Elon Musk or Richard Branson: who is winning the race to build the first Hyperloop?
November 20th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
The Boring Company's tunnel boring machine has broken through to the middle of the residential parking garage where the first station will be located. It has also created a new company called simply The Brick Company to sell the bricks made from the compressed earth left behind by the tunnel boring machine.
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.
September 27th, 2018 | by Jake Richardson
Only 10% of Apple's headquarters employees live in Cupertino, which means thousands are commuting there and adding to local congestion. In order to cut down on gridlock and tedious, time-consuming drives, the idea of building a local Hyperloop has been discussed
May 30th, 2018 | by Sponsored Content
As recently as 20 years ago, 83% of the income in United Arab Emirates (UAE) was from the sale of oil, but as the economy grows and expands, the share that oil contributes to the GDP is only 29%. This means that UAE is well-positioned to lead the world in adoption of alternative technologies and urban mobility solutions.
May 18th, 2018 | by Carolyn Fortuna
Elon Musk recently outlined some of the details in the Boring Company's LA tunnel -- including a possible $1 per person ride
May 11th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk has tweeted that the first tunnel under LA is nearly complete, a tunnel from DC to NYC is already started, and one from LA to SF will begin next year. But some experts think he is in over his head.
February 23rd, 2018 | by Sponsored Content
SkyWay Technologies offers an affordable and innovative solution to urban transportation issues with an above-ground raised cable solution that rivals the Hyperloop in both efficiency, speed, and cost.
December 19th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Virgin Hyperloop One set a new speed record recently, got $50 million in new financing, and made Richard Branson chairman of the board.
November 30th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
In the late 19th century, trolley tracks and an elevated railway ran around the entire circumference of the city of Chicago. The encircling infrastructure came to be known as The Loop. The name stuck and is still used to refer to the central part of downtown Chicago today. It may even have been in Elon Musk's subconscious mind the day he dreamed up his Hyperloop concept
November 14th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Arrivo says it has signed a deal with the state of Colorado to construct a "hyperloop inspired system" that will whisk cars and cargo between Denver and Boulder in 10 minutes.
November 12th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
We published 509 articles in October. It's rather hard to read every single one — I'm not sure if anyone does, but I can tell you that I don't have time for that and I'm the director and chief editor of the site! We publish weekly and monthly roundups of the most popular articles, but I've felt like something was still lacking. So, I've decided to jump into a couple of new monthly reports — one for electric vehicles (this one) and one for solar energy + stationary energy storage
October 31st, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk has posted a photo from inside the tunnel project The Boring Company is digging under the streets of Hawthorne, California. What do you see in the picture that is interesting or unusual?
October 23rd, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
Did you spend 38 hours driving last week and fall behind on CleanTechnica reading? No? That was just Kuba and me? Well, either way, below are the 20 articles that were most popular on CleanTechnica in the past 7 days. Check 'em out. And share with your friends! (Revolution doesn't happen by itself.)
October 22nd, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Maryland has given provisional approval for The Boring Company to dig a 10 mile long tunnel that may become part of a Hyperloop linking New York City and Washington,
October 20th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
Sitting at a Hyperloop Transportation Technologies presentation here at Autonomy, it was fun listening to Chairman Bibop G. Gresta talk about transportation problems and then how hyperloops can help solve them. He's a funny guy, and he put the problems of current transportation methods into stark terms (using pictures and videos from the real world, of course)
October 12th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Richard Branson and Virgin Group have invested in Hyperloop One. Branson expects to have a system completed in less than 5 years.