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A closer look at the XC40 Recharge, Volvo’s first electric car

The XC40 Recharge won’t blow people away or engender rapturous headlines like the Tesla Model 3 or the Porsche Taycan, but it may actually have more to say Continue ...

10 hours ago from The Verge

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Cancelled Dyson electric car project received £5m from UK government

UK taxpayers gave around £5m to the company Dyson to support the electric car project that it announced this week will be scrapped

Fri 11 Oct 19 from Newscientist

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Harley-Davidson suspends production of electric motorcycle

Harley-Davidson announced on Monday that it had suspended production and delivery of its LiveWire electric motorcycle, which the brand had rolled out as part of a diversification push.

Tue 15 Oct 19 from TechXplore

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Porsche Taycan meets the Tesla Model S P100D on the drag strip - Roadshow

The newest luxury electric sedan meets the benchmark, but how does it hold up?

Tue 15 Oct 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

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'Unacceptable' power cuts blasted as California fire risk spreads south

Hundreds of thousands of Californians were still without electricity due to pre-emptive blackouts Thursday as hot, windy conditions causing wildfires spread south toward Los Angeles, in a situation ...

Fri 11 Oct 19 from Phys.org

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US green economy has 10 times more jobs than the fossil fuel industry

The green economy, covering renewable energy to environmental consultancy, is now so large in the US that it employs 10 times as many people as the fossil fuel industry

Tue 15 Oct 19 from Newscientist

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Ford partners with Volkswagen, Amazon to build charging network for cars

Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it was teaming up with Volkswagen AG and Amazon.com to give its future electric car customers a range of charging options from highways to homes.

11 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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Porsche teams up with Boeing to build flying cars for rich people

Porsche and Boeing are teaming up to build luxury, electric-powered vertical takeoff and landing aircraft for rich people to fly above traffic-choked cities. They are the latest ...

Fri 11 Oct 19 from The Verge

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