Your 2017 Electric Car Sales Projections Revisited, … & 2018 Projections!

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Jan 112018
 

Last year, we surveyed readers here to get your 2017 electric car sales projections for the year. How did things turn out? Take a look below. But in addition to checking out the 2017 results, it’s time for 2018 projections as well!

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Extreme hurricanes and wildfires made 2017 the most costly US disaster year on record – Washington Post

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Jan 092018
 

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Extreme hurricanes and wildfires made 2017 the most costly US disaster year on record
Washington Post
The disasters caused $ 306 billion in total damage in 2017, with 16 events that caused more than $ 1 billion in damage each. The bulk of the damage, at $ 265 billion, came from hurricanes. “2017 was a historic year for billion-dollar weather and climate
2017 blows out US extreme weather recordsMinnesota Public Radio News (blog)
Severe Weather in 2017 Costs Americans $ 306 Billion24/7 Wall St.
The US spent more money on weather disasters in 2017 than any year on record — here's the final totalBusiness Insider
USA TODAY –Mashable –Bangor Daily News
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2017 Was The Year Of Extreme Weather – WBUR

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Jan 032018
 

2017 Was The Year Of Extreme Weather
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President Trump took note of the frigid temperatures in the East this holiday season with this tweet – perhaps we could use a little bit of that good, old global warming. Climate scientists note that while parts of the U.S. are much colder than average

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Trump Delivers Two More Wins For Oil And Gas Companies In 2017

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Jan 022018
 

The Trump administration on Friday axed controversial Obama-era environmental rules for fracking on public and tribal lands … place following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf Coast. “If we either reduce or eliminate these baseline …
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#TeslaCities … German Solar Record … Tesla Model 3 vs 22 Competitors … (Top 30 CleanTechnica Stories of 2017)

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Jan 012018
 

The year just wrapped up here in Europe. Below were the 30 most popular articles of the year here on CleanTechnica. Naturally, despite a slower production ramp than expected and planned, the big cleantech story of the year was the Tesla Model 3. However, no article about that car won the top spot. Surprisingly, the top spot was won by a piece I very quickly put together after almost deciding to go to bed instead. I think there’s really something to that article’s success, and I think Tesla would be wise to consider it — but that’s a discussion for another day
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2017 Was The Year Of Extreme Weather : NPR – NPR

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Jan 012018
 

2017 Was The Year Of Extreme Weather : NPR
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This year will go down in history for its extreme weather. Researchers have now definitively attributed three major extreme weather events to climate change. LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST: If you're listening to this program from the Midwest or East Coast

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From ‘angry summer’ to ‘weird winter’: 2017 was riddled with extreme weather – The Guardian

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Dec 292017
 

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From 'angry summer' to 'weird winter': 2017 was riddled with extreme weather
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The extreme summer heat in New South Wales was at least 50 times more likely to occur due to climate change. Australia is the land of droughts and flooding rains, but the extreme weather events we are now seeing are becoming more frequent and more

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47 CleanTechnica Electric Vehicle Review Articles In 2017

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Dec 262017
 

We’ve been conducting electric vehicle reviews for years, but we really stepped it up in 2017. Much thanks in particular is owed to Kyle Field and Nicolas Zart, both of who have written a ton of EV review articles this year. Thanks are also due to Cynthia Shahan, Steve Hanley, Jose Pontes, and several guest contributors and less frequent writers who have also contributed articles. And I’ve admittedly been having fun with a long-term review of the Tesla Model S, which began around the time Kyle’s ended
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Jinko Solar Posts Strong Third Quarter, Increases 2017 Shipping Guidance

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Dec 082017
 

Chinese solar manufacturer Jinko Solar has posted another strong financial quarter with year-over-year shipping and revenue increases and an increase to its full-year 2017 shipping guidance, solidifying its market leadership this year. 
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Official: 2017 Tesla Model 3 Long Range Gets Combined Efficiency Rating Of 126 MPGe (27 kWh/100 miles) From US EPA

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Nov 302017
 

The long-range version of the Tesla Model 3 (dubbed Tesla Model 3 Long Range) has now been granted its official US EPA figures, revealing that the new model possesses a combined efficiency of 126 MPGe or 27 kilowatt-hours (kWh) used per 100 miles travelled. This breaks down to an EPA city efficiency of 131 MPGe or 25.97 kWh per 100 miles and an EPA highway efficiency of 120 MPGe or 28.35 kWh per 100 miles
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