Economists Alan Blinder and Alan Krueger criticize President-elect Donald Trump's infrastructure initiative in a recent Wall Street Journal op-ed by focusing on the proposed 82 percent tax credit, calling it a scheme to enrich private equity investors. Show More Summary
Automakers sounded more like technologists, nearly all focusing on self-driving tech, zero fatalities and electric drive ideas
On Friday, January 6, the Obama Administration released the second installment of the interagency Quadrennial Energy Review (QER 1.2), “Transforming the Nation’s Electricity System”. The new report focuses on the Nation’s electricity system, from electricity generation to end uses, and addresses the need for improvements in that system. Show More Summary
Electric is the big focus for Volkswagen right now, as it gears up for a serious push into EVs beginning in 2020. This I.D. Buzz minibus shows us what we might be in for - including a modular, convertible cabin, augmented reality HUD,...Show More Summary
Honda is another carmaker focused on supplementing the driving experience with an emotional, AI-based component. The NeuV, Honda’s latest concept which it unveiled at CES on Thursday, is a city-friendly lightweight electric car thatShow More Summary
The conversation about Hawaii and clean technology often focuses on the state's push for 100 percent renewable electricity by 2045. Beyond wind, solar and novel energy storage projects, however, Hawaii is a national leader in energyShow More Summary
I am often asked about how the Ford Focus Electric is doing in the cold. The truth is, I really don’t know yet as I’ve only had it for 4 months and only recently was it at -10° Confessions of a Cold Weather Commuter (Driving a Ford Focus...Show More Summary
The NERVANA is a CES-award winning generator and headphone set that uses a gentle electrical current to stimulate the vagus nerve for greater relaxation, mood enhancement and focus while listening to music. The NERVANA Generator and Headphones Unit is currently available for purchase through the Laughing Squid store for $249.99 – 21% off the original […]
NERVANA is an award-winning gadget aimed at helping people calm down and regain focus with just a generator and headphone set. By sending a gentle electrical wave through the left ear canal, NERVANA stimulates the body’s Vagus nerve—the nerve that triggers neurotransmitters that help us focus, feel relaxed, and cut out distractions. Show More Summary
The FTA issued a report that focuses on Metro’s deteriorating traction power electrification system. [ more › ]
With the recovery of bodies from the Oakland warehouse fire now complete, officials are now focusing their attention on determining the cause of the blaze that killed 36 people during a concert. Authorities on Wednesday said they are examining all potential causes, including whether some sort of...
Don’t be shocked if you didn’t know about it, Ford does not advertise or push that it has an amazing product on its hands. Not all dealers want them, not all dealers can sell them, and they’re made in very limited quantities. For the...Show More Summary
Ford sold just 44 Focus EVs last month. Continue reading Ford Focus Electric boosts range by 51%, albeit quietly Ford Focus Electric boosts range by 51%, albeit quietly originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:44:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
$2 billion of VWs $15 billion settlement must be spend on ZEV R&D. VW plans to put that toward building better electric vehicles - and then selling them. The post Why VW pulled the plug on diesels in the US: It’s time to focus on EVs appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Wolfsburg - Volkswagen aims to be the world leader in electric cars by 2025, brand chief Herbert Diess said on Tuesday, as the German car giant shifts its focus to clean-energy vehicles after the dieselgate emissions cheating scandal. “By...Show More Summary
Volkswagen aims to be the world leader in electric cars by 2025, brand chief Herbert Diess said Tuesday, as the German car giant shifts its focus to clean-energy vehicles after the dieselgate emissions cheating scandal.
Reuters: Toyota Sharpens Focus on Electric Cars Through New In-House Unit Toyota Motor Corp is setting up a new in-house unit to develop electric cars, offering its strongest endorsement yet of a technology it has not embraced wholly,...Show More Summary
Mazda says that it is still focused on improving the internal combustion engine as part of its SkyActiv technologies, without the need to rush into hybrid or electric vehicles on mass. Speaking to CarAdvice at the premiere of the new CX-5, the boss of Mazda Australia, Martin Benders, said that the Japanese brand still sees […]
Faraday Future released another video Wednesday of the electric car it will show at the Consumer Electronics Show in January. The most recent video focuses on the car's wheels and includes a tagline that reads "who said don't reinvent...Show More Summary
(Wiley) Smartphones, laptops, electric cars -- whatever the device, an efficient battery is high on any user's wish list. The search for the next-generation battery has recently focused on sodium-oxygen batteries. Theoretically, these...Show More Summary