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Electric Cars Cost Less To Own — Consumer Reports Agrees With Us

Nowadays, any of the most advanced, most competitive electric vehicles on the market should easily outperform their gasoline-powered class competitors while costing less (unless you drive very little). Consumer Reports agrees

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Amazon Shows Off Its New Electric Delivery Van Built By Rivian

Amazon has released photos of its first electric delivery van developed with the help of Rivian. It says 10,000 of them will be on the road by 2022.

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Drinks Cubed Is 1st Company To Order Volta Zero Electric Truck

The first Volta Trucks customer is Drinks Cubed. Volta Trucks recently unveiled the Volta Zero, a fully battery electric delivery vehicle or bus for urban areas. Out of the many good electric delivery vehicles out there, this one looks like one of the absolute coolest. The design is slick, sleek, and futuristic

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Nissan Rolls Out Electric Emergency Response LEAF — RE-LEAF

Nissan has rolled out a concept electric vehicle that I have to admit to liking much more than my brain says I should

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46 New Electric Buses In Anaheim Get 20-Year Charging-As-A-Service Agreement

In a world first, 46 new electric buses for the Anaheim Transportation Network (ATN) will be charged via a 20-year charging-as-a-service agreement. The city of Anaheim’s transit network intends to be California’s first all-electric bus fleet. The 20-year charging-as-a-service agreement is with AMPLY Power, which is supposed to manage “all aspects of charging.”

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Hellfire In California, Double Hurricane In Gulf — But Are Cheap Clean Energy & Electric Cars “Too Expensive”?

We are in 2020. It is not 2040. It is not 2050. It is not 2100. And it is certainly not 2200! Humans, so far, are a brief blip on the timeline of Earth. Yet, we have a horrible problem assuming that everything will be fine and dandy for us forever simply because we’ve been here longer than we remember

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5 Things To Watch Out For In Studies Claiming Electric Cars Are “Not So Green”

A few days ago, I wrote about a new report by Ricardo for the European Commission showing (yet again) that electric vehicles “have significantly lower impacts on the climate.” I noted in the article that there’s a common problem of much more limited studies coming to different conclusions that put electric cars in worse light, as well as simplistic and misleading headlines like “Electric cars aren’t as green as you think they are” or “Electric cars have a dirty little secret.”

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Living Vehicle & Volta Power Systems Partner on Luxury Trailer Offering Solar, Electric Vehicle Charging, Battery Storage for Extended Off-Grid Living

Largest capacity lithium-ion power system available on a residential trailer enables off-grid experience with minimized emissions

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Xpeng G3 — $21,383 to $29,102 Hot Electric Crossover (in China)

Xpeng is a young (very young) electric vehicle startup in China that is getting a lot more attention in the US now that it has gone public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). We’ve been covering the company for a couple of years — you can read an in-depth piece on the company here or look through the company’s history (and my evolving impression of the company) here

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Nickel & Lithium, Nickel & Lithium — What Are The Top Questions For Electric Revolution?

CleanTechnica has been digging into lithium and nickel like we never did before. Every revelation or learning session opens up several more questions. This week, I will again be talking with the boys at RK Equity about both metals

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