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  1. Global Consumer Packaged Goods Company Approves Flux Power Lithium...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Flux Power Holdings, Inc. , a developer of advanced lithium battery technologies for industrial applications including electric forklifts, today announced a global consumer packaged goods company has provided approval for its U.S. fleet managers to order Flux's 24-volt LiFT Pack batteries to power their electric pallet jacks. This approval follows the completion of the customer's evaluation of Flux's full line of 24-Volt LiFT Pack lithium batteries designed for use on Class III pallet jacks or "walkies," which are small forklifts operated by a user walking alongside.


  2. 2015 Yamaha WR250F First RideRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Motorcycle USA

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  3. Xcel proposes low-cost, off-peak rates for plug-in carsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The program for electric vehicles will allow owners to charge them overnight at less than the usual residential rate for electricity. Plugging in an electric vehicle soon will get significantly cheaper for Minnesota customers of Xcel Energy , the state's largest power company.


  4. Please proceed, GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    On Friday, Mitt Romney finally showed his compassion for the American people by mercifully deciding not to subject them to a third campaign for the White House. I had it wrong; I believed Mitt's unshakable belief in his own "destiny" and his recent acts of charity for people who didn't share his name, his church or his business ties were certain signs of Romney 2016.


  5. Abel: Postcard from Washington: Hybrid car rocks auto show - just like in 1915Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... easy to drive," and "intrinsically safer than gasoline." He was Charlie Greenhaus, Project Manager of the Electric Vehicle Sports Racer. In Washington, the retail price of one gallon of regular unleaded gasoline, which was well above $4.00 (U.S.) ...


  6. Electric vs. Fuel Cell Cars: 'Green' Autos ExplainedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

    ... more environmentally friendly than conventional combustion vehicles. If the electricity used to charge the electric vehicle comes from a coal power plant, for example, it can be dirtier than even the worst internal-combustion vehicle, Peng said. The ...


  7. Toyota looks beyond bigger batteries for EV range boostRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    Electric and hybrid cars may be waiting on improved battery technology to squash driver range anxiety, but Toyota believes it may have a wildcard in the meantime. The company is rolling out two new prototypes for real-world testing in Japan, each switching in new silicon carbide power semiconductors that could take a big bite out of the 20-percent of electrical power loss traditional components are responsible for.


  8. Supercapbatteries, Thermoelectrics to Power Future Cars | EE TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EETimes

    A new type of electric power storage unit that combines the best of supercapacitors and lithium ion batteries, combined with thermoelectric charging from heat of engines, could be the ideal power source for future vehicles -- from cars to industrial trucks to military convoys, according to Peter Harrop, chairman of IDTechEx Ltd. in Cambridge, United Kingdom. "Supercabatteries have battery and supercapacitor properties, usually intermediate between the two.


  9. Global Consumer Packaged Goods Company Approves Flux Power Lithium...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Market Wire

    This approval follows the completion of the customer's evaluation of Flux's full line of 24-Volt LiFT Pack lithium batteries designed for use on Class III pallet jacks or "walkies," which are small forklifts operated by a user walking alongside. The packaged goods company required technical approval of the Flux packs by the forklift OEM's, Toyota Material Handling Group North America and Crown Equipment Corporation.


  10. Where Will BMW Electric-Car Batteries Go When They Retire?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    Presuming you don't toss it over the nearest cliff, what do you do with a used electric-car battery pack? Even after battery capacity has degraded too much for use in cars, lithium-ion cells still have usable storage capacity. The German carmaker is working with Bosch and Swedish utility company Vattenfall on a project to repurpose used battery packs for grid energy storage.


  11. GM To Fit CVTs To Many Car Models For Higher Fuel EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    Most car buyers don't think a lot about transmissions. In the U.S., more than 9 out of 10 of them opt for an automatic, and that's that.


  12. Driving Impression: Volkswagen Passat HyMotion and Audi A7 h-tron Fuel Cell PrototypesRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Auto Channel

    The Fuel Cell Vehicle is well set into our automotive future. The large car manufacturers are all in the process of developing such cars and especially during the past year, they have shown concepts, production ready models and prototypes; article here The Volkswagen Group shipped prototypes of the Passat HyMotion and the Audi A7 h-tron to Los Angeles for test drives to demonstrate what has been achieved so far.


  13. Electrovaya Delivers Lithium Ion 2.0 Battery System to Glencore Raglan MineRead the original story

    Yesterday | Resource Investing News

    Electrovaya has delivered one of its $0.7 million Lithium Ion 2.0 energy storage systems to Glencore's Raglan mine. The Lithium ion battery system can accept and store energy from all sources including diesel generators, solar and wind.


  14. One of F1's Greatest Partnerships Ever Reveals Its New RocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Wired

    We've been like little kids waiting for Christmas since we heard that McLaren and Honda were teaming up again in Formula One. And now they've unveiled a brilliant, red-tipped silver bullet that the ridiculously talented driver lineup of Fernando Alonso and Jensen Button, both former World Champions, will helm around the world's racetracks during the 2015 F1 season.


  15. Watch Tesla's new Model S 'Insane Mode' go from 0 - 60mph in 3.2 secondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Inhabitat

    When the Tesla Model S was launched, it looked rather like the mature big brother sedan to the fast and funky Roadster . But all that has come to an end with the inclusion of the "Insane Mode" button on the new Model S P85D .


  16. 2016 BYD Tang: Plug-In Hybrid SUV Is First Of Four To ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GreenCarReports

    It's been more than six years since fabled investor Warren Buffet bought 10 percent of BYD Autos, one of the few independent Chinese automakers. At that time, the company had big plans to become China's largest producer of plug-in electric vehicles--and then export them to the U.S. While the Chinese market for plug-ins has developed more slowly than expected, BYD has persevered with a new range of plug-in hybrids.


  17. Electrovaya delivers Lithium Ion 2.0 battery system for Energy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobeNewswire

    ... with its advanced power system for all classes of zero-emission electric vehicles and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, deliver Utility Scale Energy Storage Systems, whether the electricity is generated from intermittent wind and solar power or from ...


  18. McLaren plays down chances in first half of 2015 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | F1-live.com

    McLaren has admitted it has a lot of work to do to get back to the front of the grid this year but it is prioritising getting to grips with its new Honda power unit for the first half of the season. Honda returns to Formula One this year with the ambition of winning the championship, but McLaren chief operating officer Jonathan Neale has tempered expectations until the car is running reliably.


  19. McLaren Reveals Honda-Powered MP4-30 2015 Formula One Car: VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BenzConnection

    It's been more than two decades since a Honda-powered McLaren has raced in Formula One, and in 2015 that partnership is being rekindled. Between 1988 and 1992, using Honda power, McLaren won eight world championships and 44 grands prix, took 53 pole positions and set 30 fastest laps, all in just 80 races thanks to the likes of Alain Prost and Ayrton Senna.


  20. 2015 BMW i3 price announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | INAUTONEWS

    BMW has officially announced the cost of the 2015 i3 in the United States, where the model is now becoming more expensive. According to the car manufacturer, the 2015 BMW i3 can now be ordered over-seas from 43,350 USD, including the destination and handling charges, a price which is making it 1,075 USD more expensive than the previous model year version.