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Nexus Media, CleanTechnica

Pipeline Company Shut Down Its Own Pipeline, Paid Ransom

Editor’s note: Well, this is surprising, and interesting. The news about this oil pipeline shutdown seems to get weirder by the day. Here’s the latest as far as I’ve seen. Colonial..

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Steve Hanley, CleanTechnica

VW ID. Buzz With Level 4 Autonomy Scheduled To Begin Real-World Testing This Year

Volkswagen and Argo.AI intend to begin real-world testing of the ID. Buzz equipped with Level 4 autonomy before the end of 2021...

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Nexus Media, CleanTechnica

US West Likely To Have Tough 2021 Due To Drought

Federal officials expect climate-fueled heat and drought to drive a Western fire season at least as bad as last year, if not worse. “Starting in the Southwest and moving throughout the Western part of..

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U.S. Department of Energy, CleanTechnica

Meet The Marine Energy Atlas

The promise of marine energy is seemingly boundless — and thanks to a recently upgraded tool powered by new high-resolution data sets, users can pinpoint promising sites. Developed by the National Ren..

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WCS, Women in Cleantech & Sustainability Blog

Talks Part Four: Celebrating Creativity, Nurturing, Community and Mentorship on Mothers Day Weekend

The final installment of Women in Cleantech and Sustainability WCSs flagship event series, WCS Talks, took place on Saturday, May 8, online.  It was Mothers Day weekend, and WCS Chairwoman Lisa An..

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Steve Hanley, CleanTechnica

Hyundai Commits To $7.4 Billion Program To Build Electic Cars In US

Hyundai Group says it will invest $7.4 billion to manufacture electric vehicles in the US...

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Johnna Crider, CleanTechnica

Vestas V150 Wind Turbines Surpass Major Milestone - 5 Gigawatts in Orders

Vestas, which designs, manufactures installs, and services onshore and offshore wind turbines worldwide, scored a huge win in Brazil recently. The company won a 212 megawatt MW order. That may not s..

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Jennifer Sensiba, CleanTechnica

Do Younger People Trust Technology Too Much? Helping Them Understand The Limits

In another recent piece, I expressed that I think California law enforcement and probably most other places don’t take the misuse of Tesla’s autopilot very seriously. Driving a car aroun..

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Katherine Gallagher, Inhabitat

Carpenter turns scrap-destined bus into retro accommodations

Ever wanted to spend the night in an authentic double-decker bus? Well, now's your chance thanks to U.K.-based carpenter Adam Collier-Woods and his brilliant new renovation project...

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Johnna Crider, CleanTechnica

Video: Tesla Cam Witnesses A Police Pursuit Takedown

YouTuber “Wham Baam Teslacam” has shared one Tesla owner’s incredible footage of something that’s usually seen in the movies — an insane police pursuit and takedown. The ..

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Johnna Crider, CleanTechnica

Texas Wants To Charge Tesla & Other EV Owners ~$400 In Annual Fees For Owning An EV

Recently, Texas took a pretty harsh stance against owners of electric vehicles by proposing Senate Bill 1728, which would punish EV owners for simply owning an EV. That sounds cliche, but in essence, ..

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Johnna Crider, CleanTechnica

Tesla Model S Plaid Sets A New 14 Mile Record: 9.23 Seconds

Tesla’s Model S Plaid recently set a new record for the fastest quarter-mile time of any production car, reports Drive Tesla Canada. The official record time was set on May 11, 2021, at the Auto..

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Johnna Crider, CleanTechnica

Waymo Self-Driving Taxi Goes Rogue, Blocking Traffic & Evading Capture

YouTuber JJRicks Studios has shared a video of a Waymo self-driving taxi that woke up and chose chaos. The vehicle blocked traffic and evaded capture, and JJ rode in the backseat throughout the whole ..

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Johnna Crider, CleanTechnica

Eviation Is Closer To Launching Commercial Electric Airplane Service - Alice Gets An EPU

Eviation Aircraft, which is developing and manufacturing efficient electric aircraft with the goal of making electric aviation a competitive and sustainable alternative to the current aircraft we have..

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Iqtidar Ali, CleanTechnica

What Will Teslas Cybertruck User Interface Look Like?

Originally posted on Tesla Oracle & EVANNEX. Some pretty interesting Cybertruck center touchscreen user interface visuals were leaked recently when former Tesla Head of UI Design, Pawel Pietryka, ..

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NRDC, CleanTechnica

Congresss Chance to Protect Our Coasts

Courtesy of NRDC. By Valerie Cleland, Lauren Kubiak Congress holds hearings this week on offshore drilling in both the House and the Senate. Offshore oil and gas leasing poses a threat to our coastal ..

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Nexus Media, CleanTechnica

Line 5 Pipeline Continues Operation, Violating Michigan Order

Enbridge continued operating its Line 5 oil pipeline through the environmentally ultra-sensitive Straits of Mackinac, defying an order by Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to shut down the pipeline. The ..

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Jake Richardson, CleanTechnica

Autonomous Electric Tractors From ZTractor Launching In 2021

Largely due to the leadership, presence, and success of Tesla, electric vehicles have achieved a much more prominent position in the automotive industry than they have ever enjoyed. They have also bee..

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