Walmart’s electric truck file: ‘It is a huge opportunity’

The electric truck business is a $2.4 billion industry in the United States and a $1.6 billion industry globally.It is not new to the U.S., but it has never been so competitively priced, said Jim Phelan, a former president of the Electric Vehicle Association.The U.K. is currently the world leader in the electric truck market […]

Electric Air Pump to be used in electric vehicle fleet

NEW YORK — — The electric air pumps used in the electric vehicle (EV) fleet will be used instead of diesel air pumps in electric vehicles that use lithium-ion batteries, the Electric Vehicle Technology Laboratory (ETTL) announced today.The news was announced at the IEEE International Solid State Circuits Conference (ISSC) in Las Vegas, Nevada.“Electric vehicle […]

Is the Arctic warming?, report finds

Are the Arctic warm enough to absorb a nuclear warhead?Is it really possible for a thermonuclear weapon to detonate in the Arctic Ocean?And does a thermo-nuclear bomb really pose a threat to our safety?A recent report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office found that, yes, thermonucleation is a possibility for the future.In the report, GAO […]

When Tesla unveils its electric vehicle, Ford will be there

AUSTIN, Texas — Tesla Motors has a major new addition to its fleet.Tesla’s first electric car is expected to go on sale in 2019 and will be powered by a lithium-ion battery pack, a source close to the company told Bloomberg News.The company has a small amount of cash to spend on new technology, but […]

How to get a $50,000 electric scoot on the streets of Australia

Posted September 29, 2018 09:00:30 A scooter has become the latest fad to hit the streets in Australia.The Electric Standing Desk is an all-electric scooter with a range of about 100km, powered by an onboard battery.The scooter can be ridden by two people, can be locked onto the pavement, or even be driven on a […]

When a Tennessee electric utility has a problem, they often go to the local police department for help

Clay electric has a long history of using its reputation as a major supplier of electric-vehicle batteries to help people in its community, but recently a lawsuit filed by the utility alleges that it did not do enough to protect its customers from theft and vandalism.The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Nashville, accuses […]

How to install solar power without burning fossil fuels

Solar power is now widely available in some American cities.But the costs are still steep and there is a significant shortage of panels.Here are three steps to get started.1.Find a HomeSolar energy is expensive and hard to come by.In addition to the high costs, there is no guarantee of success, according to Michael C. Devereaux, […]