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Hydrogen-based Transportation

The video linked here is a promotion for the hydrogen-based Toyota Miria.  Here are a few comments on its claims: It’s for the philosopher; it’s an ode to living.  






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Electric Cars Go “Exponential”

2GreenEnergy super-supporter Gary Tulie of idyllic Buckinghamshire England (see pic if you doubt my claim) sent me this thoughtful piece on the EV adoption curve.  I responded: I agree with the basic concept, i.e., that a slight drop in the






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Vehicle to Grid Technology Is Happening in the Netherlands

Gary Tulie, long-time colleague extraordinaire, writes: Craig, here is one of the things I predicted when helping with Bullish on Renewable Energy. In the Netherlands, 6000 Tesla electric vehicles are beginning to show the potential of controllable charging to help






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2GreenEnergy at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo

I’m down at the ACT Expo in Long Beach today, duly impressed, as always, with the progress that the world is making in the direction of sustainable transportation. Of course, most of what we see here are vehicles that are






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Tesla’s Strategic Direction

My colleague Jon LeSage writes in his GreenAutoDigest: TESLA SEEKING JOINT VENTURE PARTNER AND OTHER INTERESTING NEWS FROM CHINA If you take a look at which global automakers have joint ventures with government-backed Chinese companies, you’ll notice only one missing:






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Electric Vehicles and the Coming Disruption in the Oil Market–More Discussion

There has been some interesting discussion on my recent post: Electric Vehicles and the Coming Disruption in the Oil Market, including some back-and-forth about the unhappy fate of General Motors’ concept electric vehicle “EV-1,” and the allegation that GM sabotaged






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From Guest Blogger Christopher Austin: The Greenest Cars for 2017

With emission regulations in the automotive industry getting tighter by the moment, numerous emission-related scandals (remember Dieselgate?) and imminent global warming, the green factor is starting to become an important aspect to consider when buying a new car. Luckily, the






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Big Oil Is Fully Cognizant of the Market Forces Pushing Towards Electric Transportation

I thought I would offer a few random observations on the adoption of EVs, based on the reading of this subject over the last 10 years:






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Electric Vehicles and the Coming Disruption in the Oil Market

Below is a cool set of videos suggested by frequent commenter “Breath on the Wind,” describing the coming crash of the world oil market caused by the electrification of transportation. As could be expected, there is not a single mention






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Unworkable Ideas in Energy and Electric Transportation

It seems like I do an awful lot of raining on others’ parades, but someone needs to sort out good ideas from bad ones.  Here’s a great example of something that isn’t theoretically impossible, but is supremely impractical. There is






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