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Used electric cars offer more affordable clean transportation

Used electric cars offer more affordable clean transportation

Looking for a high quality, low-cost way to get around town? Buying a used electric car is likely to be your least expensive ride. While the first electric cars came at a premium price, new models are much more affordable. Many high quality electric cars were built three or more years ago, and as owners wrap up their leases and …

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BMW Announces Next Step In Vehicle Electrification Strategy

BMW Announces Next Step In Vehicle Electrification Strategy

BMW Group has been one of the early leaders in 21st century electrification. In general, BMW seems serious about the transition to electric cars, and it produces a high-quality EV ( BMW i3 ) as well as several plug-in hybrids. The BMW Group holds electrification as one of the central pillars of the Group’s corporate strategy. As part of that, …

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Protein From Solar Energy & Carbon Dioxide Could Slow The Pace Of Climate Change

Protein From Solar Energy & Carbon Dioxide Could Slow The Pace Of Climate Change

Humans need protein to survive, but growing the food that supplies the much needed protein adds carbon dioxide and methane to the atmosphere, speeding up the pace of climate change. Agriculture has many other negative environmental effects. Cut down a bit of stomach fat every day by never eating these 5 foods Growing crops and raising livestock both consume enormous …

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While You Were Blinking, Geely Bought A Rosy Future

While You Were Blinking, Geely Bought A Rosy Future

Chinese carmaker Geely is in a quiet and subtle strategic buying race, zipping by under the scrutiny of the media. It seems the company learned the lessons most fail with international acquisitions, to leave well alone. Geely Quietly Buys & Lays Its Foundation Geely Buys Lotus Tesla is certainly sexy and the news is littered with future eventual, potential, probable, …

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The first phase of a four-year £246m Government investment into battery technology has been launched in a move that could help bring down household electricity bills.

The first phase of a four-year £246m Government investment into battery technology has been launched in a move that could help bring down household electricity bills.

Electric batteries could play a key role in the power grid The first phase of a four-year £246m Government investment into battery technology has been launched in a move that could help bring down household electricity bills. The long-term vision includes creating giant battery facilities around the National Grid to store excess wind and solar energy for when demand rises. …

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Britain launches first phase of energy storage investment

Britain launches first phase of energy storage investment

LONDON (Reuters) – Business minister Greg Clark will launch the first phase of a 246 million pound investment into battery technology on Monday, part of the government’s industrial strategy to boost productivity and spread wealth in Britain. Prime Minister Theresa May published her government’s industrial strategy in January, putting forward proposals for a more hands-on approach to developing key industries …

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China sets AI development goals

China sets AI development goals

BEIJING – China’s government has announced a goal of becoming a global leader in artificial intelligence in just over a decade, putting political muscle behind growing investment by Chinese companies in developing self-driving cars and other advances. Communist leaders see AI as key to making China an “economic power,” a Cabinet statement Thursday said. It calls for developing skills and …

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China’s Aim Is To Become Global Leader In Artificial Intelligence By 2030

China’s Aim Is To Become Global Leader In Artificial Intelligence By 2030

The government of China has announced that its aim is to become world’s leader in AI in next ten years. The government would support and invest in Chinese companies aiming to grow AI industry by developing self-driving cars , visual dictionaries, and facial- and speech-recognition software As per a cabinet statement on Thursday, Artificial Intelligence is considered essential by Communist …

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Nissan ProPILOT Assist Technology Reduces Stop-&-Go Highway Driving, Ready For US Launch

Nissan ProPILOT Assist Technology Reduces Stop-&-Go Highway Driving, Ready For US Launch

Nissan’s intuitive new ProPILOT Assist is a fresh “hands-on-wheel” technology that essentially eases driver workload. While providing steering aid and reducing the need for constant small steering adjustments, Nissan is moving another cautious step towards fully autonomous vehicles. As implied above, the driver’s hands must be on the steering wheel at all time. This is a notable departure from Tesla’s …

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