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Hyundai Kona EV could cost you less than $30,000

Turns out Hyundai's Kona EV is one of the most affordable electric vehicles you'll be able to buy in the near future. The automaker has revealed that the electric version ...

8 hours ago from Engadget

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BMW and Porsche Announce an EV Charger That Gives 100 Kilometers of Range in 3 Minutes

That lightning-bolt of a charger needs cooling for the cable and the battery

Thu 13 Dec 18 from IEEE Spectrum

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California mandates 100-percent zero-emission bus fleet

California moved Friday to eliminate fossil fuels from its fleet of 12,000 transit buses, enacting a first-in-the-nation mandate that will vastly increase the number of electric buses on the ...

Fri 14 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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Infiniti heads to 2019 Detroit Auto Show with electric SUV concept - Roadshow

The SUV will offer an early look at Infiniti's future EV design language.

Fri 14 Dec 18 from CNET

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Flea-sized solar panels embedded in clothes can charge a mobile phone

Clothing embedded with tiny solar cells the size of a flea can allow wearers to generate electricity on the move and charge items like mobile phones and smartwatches.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from TechXplore

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Researchers fine-tune wind farm simulation

Wind power is on track to supply almost a fifth of the world's demand for electricity by 2050, according to the Global Wind Energy Council. While wind turbines are generally thought of as a ...

Fri 14 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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Tesla drops prices in China after the government suspends tariffs

China will temporarily drop a retaliatory 25 percent tariff on imported US cars as the two countries try to work toward a resolution of the recent trade war, Chinese government ...

Fri 14 Dec 18 from The Verge

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Volvo’s coming all-electric semi will compete with Tesla’s

Volvo is targeting regional-haul operations in California.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from Arstechnica

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Researchers pioneer machine learning to speed chemical discoveries, reduce waste

Machine learning algorithms can predict stock market fluctuations, control complex manufacturing processes, enable navigation for robots and driverless vehicles, and much more.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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Aston Martin Valkyrie's 1,000-hp V12 revs forever, weighs almost nothing - Roadshow

It sounds precisely as mean as its specifications look on paper.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

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