Optimus Ride Approved To Begin “Highly Automated” Self-Driving Vehicle Testing

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Jun 242017
 

The MIT self-driving vehicle tech spinoff Optimus Ride has been granted approval to begin testing “highly automated” vehicles in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The approval was granted by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT)

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Researchers At Australia’s University Of Newcastle Testing Printed Solar Panels

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May 172017
 

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Researchers at the University of Newcastle in Australia have begun the first large scale test of printed solar panels they have been working on for 15 years. The panels are light, flexible and cost less than conventional solar panels. They ever work in moonlight.

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New York May Allow Self-Driving Car Testing In 2018

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Apr 092017
 

If the state’s proposed annual budget ends up being approved, then self-driving vehicle testing in New York State will reportedly become legal. To be more specific here, the new proposed budget is a measure that would temporarily pause the state’s law that drivers must always have at least one hand on the wheel — a law which has been in place for 45 years or so, and that has prevented testing in the state to date

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New poultry testing lab opens in Willmar to track avian flu – KMSP-TV

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Sep 262016
 

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Final figures from the U.S. Department of Agriculture show 110 confirmed cases of avian flu in Minnesota during the 2015 outbreak. But, it led to the destruction of five million turkeys and four million egg-laying hens in the state. The University of
New poultry testing lab in Willmar prepares industry for next avian influenza eventWest Central Tribune
Bird flu epidemic sparks $ 8.5M in upgrades to Willmar poultry lab …Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Study: The Stricter The Emissions Testing Requirements In The EU, The More Testing Results Diverged From Real-World Results

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Sep 112016
 

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While the Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal has been the face of insufficient emissions levels enforcement in the EU in the past year, the problem is a wide-ranging one involving nearly every manufacturer operating in Europe. While most manufacturers have (apparently) not been brazen and arrogant enough to use “defeat devices” as obviously deceiving as Volkswagen [&hellip

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Water testing continues after Sweden Township drilling chemical leak

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Oct 062015
 

As of Monday, JKLM Energy LLC had received a total of 126 lab results as water testing continues following the leak of chemicals into groundwater during drilling operations nearly three weeks ago. Between Sept. 15 and 17, approximately 98 gallons of …
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Extreme Weather Testing For Four-Wheel-Drive – Popular Science

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Aug 052015
 

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has just invested $ 2.5 million into its Chrysler Technology Center. The reason for the quick cash spend? The installation of an upgraded four-wheel-drive dynamometer that can handle plenty of power while the CTC kicks out

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Could testing streams be a new tool to monitor for methane leaks?

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Apr 072015
 

Groundwater surveys around natural gas drilling sites usually begin at a homeowner’s water … streams to look for both natural conditions and possible signs of leaks from natural gas wells. At one stream in Lycoming County they discovered evidence …
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USABC Awards $298,736 Contract To Seeo Inc. For Battery Module Testing

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Jan 142015
 

The DOE will provide 50% of the funding for a series of tests to be carried out over the next nine months on Seeo DryLyte battery modules

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