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Meaningful Ecological Benefit From EV's Will Happen After All Of Us Are Dead - Instant Benefit Can Come From Use Of Renewable American Flex-Fuel Now

Meaningful Ecological Benefit From EV's Will Happen After All Of Us Are Dead - Instant Benefit Can Come From Use Of Renewable American Flex-Fuel Now

8 out of 10 new cars sold in 2050. But it will still be a long road before they dislodge gasoline as the predominant fuel in transportation, IHS Markit Vice Chairman Daniel Yergin writes in his new book, The New Map: Energy, Climate and the Clash of Nations “Oil is no longer the unchallenged king in automotive transp ... Continue reading

EVs Are The Only Vehicles Built On Wall Street

EVs Are The Only Vehicles Built On Wall Street

You can't find any EV vehicle news without a salivating focus on Tesla's stock price and how other car companies building EV's will see their stock value soar, that is until the dealers report the unsold inventory sitting on dealerships lots across the U.S. From Seeking Alpha: Spotlight on EVs: The week ahead could be ... Continue reading

EIA expects relatively high distillate inventories to decrease through the winter

EIA expects relatively high distillate inventories to decrease through the winter

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects that increased demand for distillate fuel oil in the agriculture and residential sectors in the coming winter will help to draw down high U.S. distillate inventories. ... Continue reading

EV Charging Wherever You Go (Without A LONG LONG Extension Cord) - Its Spiffy

EV Charging Wherever You Go (Without A LONG LONG Extension Cord) - Its Spiffy

Get Spiffy, Inc. (SpiffyⓇ), an on-demand car care, technology, and services company, today announced a partnership with SparkCharge to deliver on-demand electric vehicle charging. ... Continue reading

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring Review by David Colman +VIDEO

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid Touring Review by David Colman +VIDEO

Lacks the Oomph of the Turbocharged Version But Still Outstanding ... Continue reading

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV make history with electrifying podium finish in 2020 Rebelle Rally

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV make history with electrifying podium finish in 2020 Rebelle Rally

Outlander PHEV becomes the first plug-in hybrid electric vehicle ever to complete the rugged 10-day, 2,000 km off-highway navigational event Nonprofit-based team of U.S. Army combat veterans Rachael Ridenour and Kristie Levy maintain tradition of ... Continue reading

2020 Volvo S60 T8 E-AWD Hybrid “Inscription Trim” - Rocky Mountain Review

2020 Volvo S60 T8 E-AWD Hybrid “Inscription Trim” - Rocky Mountain Review

2020 Volvo S60 T8 E-AWD Hybrid “Inscription Trim” Review By Dan Poler Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Rocky Mountain Bureau The Auto Channel Meticulous. Understated. ... Continue reading

U.N. Predicts Disaster in 10 Years - We're All Gonna Die

U.N. Predicts Disaster in 10 Years - We're All Gonna Die

Entire nations could be wiped off the face of the Earth by rising sea levels if global warming trends are not reversed. Coastal flooding and crop failures would create an exodus of eco-refugees with chaos everywhere. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Auto News Digest - Top Stories Week Of October 11-17 2020

Nutson's Auto News Digest - Top Stories Week Of October 11-17 2020

The past week's important, relevant, semi-secret, or snappy automotive news, opinions and insider back stories presented as expertly crafted easy to digest news nuggets ... Continue reading

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Plug-In Hybrid Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime Plug-In Hybrid Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

Back in the Spring in this year of the pandemic I drove Toyota’s 2020 RAV4. In closing out my review I wrote “a bit more excitement is coming in the form of the 302-horspeower Toyota RAV4 Prime, a 2021 model that will arrive in summer 2020. ... Continue reading

GM EV Factory Zeroing Out +VIDEO

GM EV Factory Zeroing Out +VIDEO

The name Factory ZERO reflects the significance of this facility in advancing GM’s zero-crashes, zero-emissions and zero-congestion future. ... Continue reading

Karma Automotive announces pricing for all−electric GSe−6

Karma Automotive announces pricing for all−electric GSe−6

Karma’s first all-electric GSe-6 debuting in 2021Suggested GSe-6 MSRP $79,900*Reservation site created for pre-orders Irvine, Calif. (October 16, 2020) — Karma Automotive today announced the manufacturer’s suggested retail pricing (MSRP) for its first all-electric GSe-6 vehicle will begin at $79,900*. The GSe-6 w ... Continue reading

Lotus Evija at Goodwood SpeedWeek 2020 +VIDEO

Lotus Evija at Goodwood SpeedWeek 2020 +VIDEO

The all-electric Lotus Evija hypercar makes its dynamic public debut at Goodwood SpeedWeek this weekend. The Evija will be in action on the historic race track and will be taking part in a variety of high-octane activities, including the Supercar Run. ... Continue reading

Natural Gas Electricity Generation (39%) Number 1

Natural Gas Electricity Generation (39%) Number 1

U.S. Energy Information Administration, Annual Electric Generator Inventory Based on the U.S. Energy Information Administration's (EIA) annual survey of electric generators, natural gas-fired generators accounted for 43% of operating U.S. electricity generating capacity in 2019. These natural gas-fired generators provi ... Continue reading

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