• Vestas commits to zero-waste wind turbines and carbon neutrality 20 Jan 2020 17:44 RenewEconomy Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has announced plans to produce “zero-waste wind turbines” by 2040, adding to a string of announcements in the New Year that include a pledge to be “carbon neutral” by 2030. Vestas, already the world’s leading wind …
  • Cabinet clears Rs 40,000-crore oil refinery in Thoothukudi 20 Jan 2020 17:29 The New Indian Express Express News Service CHENNAI: The  State Cabinet on Monday cleared several industrial projects, including the proposal to establish an oil refinery complex at Thoothukudi at a whopping Rs 40,000 crore. The project is being implemented by West Asian Al …
  • Tesla (TSLA): Does This Rally Still Have Legs? 20 Jan 2020 17:19 Investing.com Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) bulls have had a field day the past 3 months as this equity enigma soars towards $100 billion market valuation. One of Wall Street’s most shorted stocks has rallied over 100% since its last earnings report in October. 2019 may be the …
  • At the CSIRO, tomorrow’s EV grid lock is today’s problem 20 Jan 2020 16:15 EcoGeneration Storage and electric vehicles may be slow to take off but the CSIRO is looking far ahead to understand how the technologies can be best absorbed into daily life, senior research scientist Dr Christopher Munnings tells EcoGeneration. The way energy is …
  • Government ramps-up on-street EV charge point funding to £10m 20 Jan 2020 16:14 Business Green Department for Transport estimates another 3,600 home electric car charging points could be installed under the expanded funding programme Funding for electric vehicle (EV) chargepoints on residential streets is to be doubled to £10m next year, as part of …
  • Sat Navs to tell electric car drivers were nearest free charger is, under Government plan 20 Jan 2020 16:09 Telegraph.co.uk Sat Navs will be able to tell electric car users where the nearest available charging point is, under new plans announced by the Government. The Department for Transport said it has begun work to make real-time charging point data available to app-makers …
  • Tesla rebuffs U.S. safety recall petition, says no unintended... 20 Jan 2020 15:44 Investing.com (Reuters) - Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Inc said on Monday there was no unintended acceleration in its vehicles, as it responded to a petition to a U.S. safety regulator to investigate and recall around 500,000 of the company's electric cars over the alleged …
  • We Go For a Spin In The Concept Mercedes Vision EQS 20 Jan 2020 15:28 Motor1.com It's not often a manufacturer allows members of the media to drive a one-of-a-kind concept car, so when the folks at Mercedes offered us the opportunity to do just that we couldn't resist. Introduced at IAA in Frankfurt this past September, the …
  • Temper, temper, Prime Minister… 20 Jan 2020 15:11 City News The Prime Minister should control that temper in the Liberal climate debate, writes MICHELLE GRATTAN SCOTT Morrison’s Monday salvo against the NSW environment minister, Matt Kean, one of the Liberal progressives on climate change, was gratuitous and inept. …
  • Zuraida says will reply to show-cause letter 20 Jan 2020 15:05 Borneo Post PUTRAJAYA: PKR vice-president Zuraida Kamaruddin said yesterday that she would reply to the show-cause letter issued to her by the party within the stipulated period. Zuraida was reported to have been given 14 days to reply to the show-cause letter …
  • Where They Stand: 2020 Presidential Candidates On Climate Change 20 Jan 2020 15:05 WBZ COMPILED JANUARY 2020 BOSTON (CBS) — The focus on climate change has been growing globally and establishing the best way to address it has become an important issue in the 2020 presidential campaign. Here is a brief look at where each of the current …
  • India’s Electric Car Ambitions Could Stumble on Lack of Lithium 20 Jan 2020 14:56 Calgary Herald (Bloomberg) — India’s ambition of becoming a global hub for making electric vehicles faces one major hurdle: its lack of access to lithium. Home to some of the most polluted cities on the planet, the South Asian nation is pivoting toward new-energy …
  • Tesla takes 70 per cent of market, as Australian EV sales reach 5,000 in 2019 20 Jan 2020 14:47 RenewEconomy The Driven California car-maker Tesla has taken the lion’s share of the electric vehicle market in Australia, with the recently released Model 3 sedan taking a dominant position in the market – as it has in nearly every other market. Official data and …
  • House Speaker Brad Wilson outlines Republican majority’s priorities in the 2020 Utah State Legislature 20 Jan 2020 14:39 KSTU SALT LAKE CITY — House Speaker Brad Wilson is preparing for a busy legislative session. The 2020 Utah State Legislature kicks off next week with more than 1,100 bills already requested. In a recent interview with FOX 13, the Speaker outlined priorities the …
  • Maverick Life: With the new year come new forecasts: what’s in store for 2020 and the decade ahead? 20 Jan 2020 14:38 News The New Shepard Crew Capsule lands back in the Texas desert with Blue Origin's 100th payload customer on board on December 2019. Image Blue Origin Chris Hegedus Feeling slightly overwhelmed even though it’s only midway into January and the start of the …
  • Kitchener approves 2.09 per cent property tax hike 20 Jan 2020 14:37 Waterloo Region Record KITCHENER — Kitchener property owners will be paying an average of $73 more in 2020 for the city portion of their property taxes and for water, sewer and stormwater fees. Kitchener council approved a 2.09 per cent increase in city property taxes, and a 4.4 …
  • Tesla disputes claims its cars can accelerate on their own 20 Jan 2020 13:58 WFED Tesla is disputing claims by a California man that all three models of the company’s cars can suddenly speed up on their own without the driver touching the accelerator pedal. Tesla said Monday it checks when drivers report that their car accelerated on …
  • Hummel: Centerfolds, puppy dogs and tractors 20 Jan 2020 13:41 Becker County Record The Quints were five beautiful identical little black-haired girls born in Ontario, Canada, in May of 1934. Their names were Yvonne, Annette, Cecile, Emilie and Marie. Every year they were pictured on the calendar Grandpa had on his wall. Grandpa certainly …
  • Orkney Islands: Energy revolution starts here 20 Jan 2020 13:40 Iran Daily The seaport town of Stromness, on the largest island (‘Mainland’), draws visitors from Silicon Valley, Chile, Taiwan and everywhere in between, seeking to find out how Orkney is able to produce so much renewable energy — more than it can actually use, BBC …
  • Should Insider Buying Tempt You Into These 7 Stocks? 20 Jan 2020 13:39 InvestorPlace When insiders sell a stock, investors do not always get a clear signal on what that means. Automatic selling could send false bearish signals that are not there. Conversely, insiders buying shares suggests that the executive group is bullish on the company …
  • Machine Learning Experts Issue Call To Arms For Climate Focus 20 Jan 2020 13:32 CleanTechnica Clean Power Published on January 20th, 2020 | by Michael Barnard 0 January 20th, 2020 by Michael Barnard  Over the past several months, CleanTechnica has been publishing a series of articles on the application of machine learning to clean technologies. It’ …
  • Tesla rebuffs U.S. safety recall petition, says no unintended acceleration in vehicles 20 Jan 2020 12:49 Reuters FILE PHOTO: A Tesla logo is seen in Los Angeles, California U.S. January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo (Reuters) - Tesla Inc on Monday said there was no unintended acceleration in its vehicles, as it responded to a petition to a U.S. …
  • Elon Musk's First Boring Tunnel Could Open in Las Vegas This Year 20 Jan 2020 11:54 The Motley Fool When will Elon Musk's Boring Company build its first working, commercial-scale "Loop" subway tunnel, and morph from a billionaire's science project into something more resembling a real-world business? We used to think Boring's first …
  • Why Magna Expects Sales to Dip in 2020 20 Jan 2020 11:53 The Motley Fool Canadian auto-industry supplier Magna International (NYSE:MGA) said that it's ending its two-year self-driving collaboration with Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT) as it braces for a potential sales decline in 2020.  Magna's 2020 outlook, released on Thursday, …
  • GM's Electric Hummer and Pickup Plans May Jolt Future Earnings Higher 20 Jan 2020 11:53 The Motley Fool The notorious Hummer will soon return, a decade after its first incarnation fizzled, thanks to General Motors' (NYSE:GM) aggressive upcoming push into the electric pickup truck and SUV market. The famous nameplate will appear on an all-electric off- …