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Wind turbine design and placement can mitigate negative effect on birds

Wind energy is increasingly seen as a sustainable alternative to fossil fuels, as it contributes to a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. It is estimated that by 2050, wind turbines will ...

22 hours ago from TechXplore

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XC40 Recharge: Volvo’s First Electric Car, Under $48,000 After Credits

Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD , here in Sage Green. Volvo's first EV offering under the Recharge sub-brand will be the subcompact XC40. It will be ...

Fri 18 Oct 19 from Extremetech

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Scientists develop a lithium-ion battery that won't catch fire

A flexible lithium-ion battery designed by a team of researchers from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory and built to operate under extreme conditions—including cutting, submersion, ...

Fri 18 Oct 19 from Phys.org

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Ford partners with Volkswagen, Amazon to build charging network for cars

Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it was teaming up with Volkswagen AG and Amazon.com to give its future electric car customers a range of charging options from highways to homes.

Thu 17 Oct 19 from Reuters Technology

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Tesla gets green light to start producing EVs in China

China’s industry ministry has add Tesla to a government list of approved automotive manufacturers, a designation that allows the electric automaker to begin producing vehicles in the country. ...

Thu 17 Oct 19 from TechCrunch

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Hostage-Taking New Tactic In Offshore Natural Gas Pipeline Wars

Hundreds of buildings are "pipeline pawns" in the war over a proposed offshore natural gas pipeline connecting New Jersey and New York City

Fri 18 Oct 19 from CleanTechnica

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Harley-Davidson suspends production of electric motorcycle

Harley-Davidson announced on Monday that it had suspended production and delivery of its LiveWire electric motorcycle, which the brand had rolled out as part of a diversification push.

Tue 15 Oct 19 from TechXplore

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Croissant making inspires renewable energy solution

The art of croissant making has inspired researchers from Queen Mary University of London to find a solution to a sustainable energy problem.

Fri 18 Oct 19 from Newswise

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Solar Orbiter ready to depart Europe

ESA’s Solar Orbiter mission has completed its test campaign in Europe and is now being packed ready for its journey to Cape Canaveral at the end of this month, ahead of launch in ...

Fri 18 Oct 19 from ESA

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