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Danish EV Sales 2019 — Finally Back On Track After 5 Years Of Standing Still!

The 2019 trend that led to record sales of plug-in vehicles is most certainly not going away any time soon: Denmark is jumping on the electric wagon, for real this time

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Tesla Sales Grew 47× In 7 Years

Comparing Tesla’s Q4 2012 sales (deliveries, not orders) to Tesla’s Q4 2019 sales, we can see that Tesla vehicle sales grew 47× in 7 years. Anyone going along with Elon Musk’s forecast of such growth back in 2012 or subsequent years (even up through 2018 and a large portion of 2019) was frequently seen as unrealistically optimistic or “biased.”

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Plan for fracking ‘years behind schedule’ and has cost taxpayer £32m

The findings have been pointed to by Labour as further evidence that fracking has been a waste of public money and should be halted. Rebecca Long-Bailey, the shadow business and energy secretary, said …

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Tesla 3rd Quarter Sales Grew 1664% In 6 Years, 271% In 2 Years

To kick off this article, I’ll make an important note: this is not about Tesla stock. Because of how much Tesla short sellers insert themselves into press discussions of Tesla [TSLA], and how long and deep the battles of logic & math are between those short sellers and Tesla shareholders (of which I am one), some people assume that every discussion of Tesla sales or production is about the stock. Perhaps many people assume that. But, no, young Jedi, not everything is about the stock. Now let’s get on to the story

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China Imported More Palm Oil Than it Has in Six Years

China imported the most palm oil in more than 6 years last month after the outbreak of African swine fever hurt domestic soybean crushing and the country cut soy imports from the U.S. as their trade …

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An oil spill that began 15 years ago is up to a thousand times worse than the rig owner’s estimate, study finds

(CNN)For 15 years, oil from one particular spill has been leaking into the Gulf of Mexico. A new federal study estimates that each day, about 380 to 4,500 gallons of oil are flowing at the site where …

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Nissan Altima & Maxima vs. Tesla Model 3 — Cost Comparisons Over 5 Years

To satisfy my own curiosity (and, apparently, that of millions of other people), I’ve been running 5-year cost comparisons of the Tesla Model 3 and other top selling cars on the US market. This round of comparisons pits the Tesla Model 3 versus the Nissan Altima and Nissan Maxima

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The U.S. government has studied the longest oil spill in history — 14 years after the leak began

The federal government’s first study of the nearly 15-year-long oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico estimates that up to 108 barrels per day — more than 4,500 gallons — is flowing from a site where an oil …

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Taylor Energy oil leak, longest in U.S. history, being contained after almost 15 years

NEW ORLEANS — The nation’s longest continuous oil spill is being contained successfully for the first time in nearly 15 years, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. It’s a major development in the vexing …

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Efforts Ramp Up to Remove Oil From Leaking WWII Tanker Torpedoed Off Long Island Coast 77 Years Ago

Spots of oil can be seen collecting on the Atlantic 30 miles off of Long Island – oil leaking from a ship that sank 77 years ago. U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Kevin Reed says the Coimbra was carrying tanks …

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