Month: April 2018

This post was originally published on this siteThe development throttle is still pinned. We told you back in January that iconic motorcycle maker Harley Davidson would have an electric motorcycle for the masses within eighteen months. Now, three months later (yes, we are counting the days), and following on its quarterly financial reporting, what’s the […]

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This post was originally published on this site With the help of an Irish energy company, Tesla is deploying a large Powerpack system at a glass container factory in Scotland in order to avoid any downtime due to power outages and take advantage of lower electricity rates when demand is not high on the grid. more…

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This post was originally published on this siteMarch was the second best month ever on record for plug-in electric cars sales with nearly 142,000 sold (up 53% year-over-year). The biggest markets were: China (some 59,000), Europe (some 41,000) and the U.S. (some 26,000). Some 60% of the plug-in car sold in March were of the all-electric […]

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This post was originally published on this siteGoogle co-founder Sergey Brin has taken a rather similar stance as Tesla CEO Elon Musk on artificial intelligence, emphasizing AI dangers in a recent investor communication. According to the Russian-born billionaire, the present day is an era of possibilities, but it is also a time when responsibility has […]

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This post was originally published on this siteGoogle co-founder Sergey Brin has taken a rather similar stance as Tesla CEO Elon Musk on artificial intelligence, emphasizing AI dangers in a recent investor communication. According to the Russian-born billionaire, the present day is an era of possibilities, but it is also a time when responsibility has […]

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This post was originally published on this siteNidec presents its latest fully integrated traction motor system (E-Axle) for electric cars that combines an electric motor, reduction gear box and inverter in a single unit (above). The Japanese company boasts that the new E-Axle is capable of churning out 150 kW of power and 3,900 Nm of […]

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This post was originally published on this siteFinally, after a long wait, Luxembourg’s Tesla Model S high-speed police cruisers have been deployed to the field. News of the police cruisers’ deployment was reported by local news site Luxemburger Wort, which noted that the two electric vehicles have been in service as of Thursday last week. […]

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