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Swap and go: electric trucks to run between Sydney and Brisbane using exchangeable batteries

Batteries can be swapped in three minutes, removing the need for trucks to plug in and charge — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2021/apr/29/swap-and-go-electric-trucks-to-run-between-sydney-and-brisbane-using-exchangeable-batteries Here’s hoping but maybe too clever for Australia, better chance if commercialise offshore and then import back here, Cultural … Continue reading

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Environmentally-backwards Australia becoming an “automotive third world,” Volkswagen claims

Australia is at risk of becoming an “automotive third world,” a local spokesperson for Volkswagen has claimed. Europe, China, Japan and the USA – where the vast majority of the world’s cars are built … — Read on http://www.caradvice.com.au/935217/environmentally-backwards-australia-becoming-the-automotive-third-world-volkswagen-claims/ sick … Continue reading

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Drivers to be paid £3,000 to give up their cars – Energy Live News

Drivers to be paid £3,000 to give up their cars – Energy Live News — Read on http://www.energylivenews.com/2021/02/22/drivers-to-be-paid-3000-to-give-up-their-cars/ For transport sector to do its fair share for 50% emission reduction by 2030, ABS says we have 20Million cars, so we … Continue reading

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Sandy Munro Attempts To Demystify Absurdly Low Cost Of Changli

Read more: Follow Jalopnik on: Tweets by Jalopnik https://www.facebook.com/jalopnik https://instagram.com/jalopnik/ Drive free or die! h… — Read on m.youtube.com/watch new EV USD1200!!!!!!!!!

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The Guardian view on Europe by train: virtue signalling | Rail travel

Editorial: A continent-wide rail renaissance can play a vital part in the battle to meet net zero climate targets — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/feb/02/the-guardian-view-on-europe-by-train-virtue-signalling According to a recent study, 17 of the 20 most frequently used air routes in Europe cover … Continue reading

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Rising sea levels may make some airports unusable

3 February, 2021 − High flyers could soon have a problem with high water. Rising sea levels could one day shut down airports. — Read on climatenewsnetwork.net/rising-sea-levels-may-make-some-airports-unusable/ How about vaccine for climate warming? Just stop it, before you go blind!

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GM CEO Thinks U.S. Will Take Decades To Switch To EVs — She Could Be Right, And Here’s Why

GM’s Mary Barra thinks that it the U.S. may take decades to fully switch EVs. This has nothing to do with GM, but the 250 million ICE vehicles in existance — Read on cleantechnica.com/2020/06/11/gm-ceo-thinks-u-s-will-take-decades-to-switch-to-evs-she-could-be-right-and-heres-why/amp/

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Ford expands EV production team and factories for electric F-150 and eTransit

Ford to hire additional employees and invest $US100 million to expand production capacity of its all-electric F-150 and all-new E-Transit. — Read on thedriven.io/2020/11/13/ford-expands-ev-production-team-and-factories-for-electric-f-150-and-etransit/amp/

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World’s most energy efficient vehicle rolls on to new heights

Electric vehicles have come a long way in the last decade or so, moving people from A to B with ever-improving efficiency, but none quite match the levels of a student-built railroad car called Eximus IV, which has just set … Continue reading

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Future sailors: what will ships look like in 30 years?

With a target to halve its huge carbon footprint, the race is on to find new technologies to green the world’s shipping fleet — Read on http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/may/03/future-sailors-what-will-ships-look-like-in-30-years

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