Four major cities move to ban diesel vehicles by 2025
2017-09-15 11:30:27

Four major cities move to ban diesel vehicles by 2025

The leaders of four major global cities say they will stop the use of all diesel-powered cars and trucks by the middle of the next decade


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Finland to introduce law next year phasing out coal
2017-09-14 10:30:03

Finland to introduce law next year phasing out coal

Finland will introduce legislation next year to phase out coal and increase carbon taxes, a top government official told, which would require the country to find alternative energy sources to keep its power system stable

Microplastic contamination has been found in tap water in countries around the world
2017-09-13 10:55:29

Microplastic contamination has been found in tap water in countries around the world

Scores of tap water samples from more than a dozen nations were analysed by scientists for an investigation by Orb Media, who shared the findings with the Guardian. Overall, 83% of the samples were contaminated with plastic

VW to build electric versions of all 300 models by 2030
2017-09-13 10:30:45

VW to build electric versions of all 300 models by 2030

Volkswagen AG is putting its full force behind a shift into electric cars as the world’s largest automaker moves away from combustion engines and tries to draw a line under the emissions-cheating scandal that’s weighed

Jaguar Land Rover is сreating technology with heart
2017-09-11 11:05:51

Jaguar Land Rover is сreating technology with heart

Technology with Heart is the theme of Jaguar Land Rover’s inaugural Tech Fest, an event that explores the positive role that technology is playing in reshaping the automotive industry and beyond

Sion. A Solarcar for everyone
2017-08-31 14:10:44

Sion. A Solarcar for everyone

Integrated solar cells (330 to be exact) on the Sion’s body produce enough electricity to add around 18 miles of range per day in addition to the ~100 miles it has from plugging in its 30 kWh battery

Stanford Scientists: Switch to Renewables Would Save 7 Million Lives Per Year, Create 24 Million Jobs
2017-08-28 12:45:50

Stanford Scientists: Switch to Renewables Would Save 7 Million Lives Per Year, Create 24 Million Jobs

Californian scientists said a fossil fuel phase-out is achievable that would contain climate change, deliver energy entirely from wind, water and sunlight to 139 nations, and save up to 7 million lives each year