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A Solar-Powered Yacht That Claims To Be Virtually Silent As It Cruises Is On The Market For $1.54 Million

A Solar-Powered Yacht That Claims To Be Virtually Silent As It Cruises Is On The Market For $1.54 Million – Here’s A Look Inside   Austrian shipyard Silent Yachts unveiled a new solar-powered catamaran at this year’s Cannes Yachting Festival. It has since appeared at the famed Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Source: Silent Yachts

$300,000 in grants from Duke Energy will aid Triangle to transition to more electric buses

Transit agencies plan to increase electric bus fleet – Duke Energy grant continues company’s push to electrify transportation in North Carolina CHARLOTTE : A pair of grants totaling $300,000 from Duke Energy Corp. will help two transit agencies in the Triangle area fund electric bus-charging stations that are being incorporated into their fleets. “We’re pleased […]

Electric vehicles are more environmentally friendly than their gas-powered counterparts, but they still lag behind in one key area: production

Studies have shown that in the US, Europe, and in China, producing an electric vehicle creates more greenhouse-gas emissions than producing an equivalent gas-powered vehicle. The biggest reason for that disparity is an electric vehicle’s battery, which can account for about a quarter of its weight,Colby Self, the managing director at the Automotive Science group, […]

Green Car Journal Announces Finalists For 2020 Green Car Of The Year And Green SUV Of The Year

Winners to be Announced at AutoMobility LA on November 21 LOS ANGELES: Green Car Journal, the recognized authority on the intersection of automobiles and the environment, has announced finalists for the magazine’s coveted 2020 Green Car of the Year® and 2020 Green SUV of the Year™ awards. Rising to the top for consideration as 2020 Green […]