Saskatchewan To Roll Out $150 Annual Tax For Passenger Electric Vehicles

innocent_white_lamb writes: The Saskatchewan government will implement a new tax for passenger electric vehicles. The announcement was made Tuesday. The new $150 annual tax on passenger electric vehicles (EVs) will take effect Oct. 1, 2021. The gover.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotApr 8th, 2021

This flying electric ferry could revolutionize coastal travel

A Boston-based startup is aiming to revolutionize coastal travel with an all-electric passenger aircraft that flies just above the water......»»

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Concept Audi A6 E-Tron Has Headlights That Can Project Video Games

Audi has revealed its all-electric A6 E-tron concept, a luxury sedan that will come packed with tech including the ability to project video games on to a wall. Tom's Guide reports: The A6 E-tron, which was unveiled at Auto Shanghai 2021 today, is bui.....»»

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Apple"s iOS 14.5 update lands next week — including new emojis, big privacy changes

Apple unveiled a slew of new products at its annual Spring launch on Tuesday, but waited until after the event to announce big changes coming to software for iPhones and iPads "next week.".....»»

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U.S. indicts two Stellantis managers from Italy on emissions fraud charges

The charges say the managers' work included calibrating several software features in the vehicles' emissions control systems to meet emissions standards......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News10 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple unveils a new iPad Pro, colorful iMacs, AirTag and more

Apple made good on its "Spring loaded" promise by unveiling a slew of new products at its annual Spring product launch event......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News11 hr. 45 min. ago

Stone skipping techniques can improve reentry of space vehicles

Skipping stones on a body of water is an age-old game, but developing a better understanding of the physics involved is crucial for more serious matters, such as water landings upon reentry of spaceflight vehicles or aircrafts......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 12 min. ago

Warm waters draw sharks off Israel"s Mediterranean coast

Dozens of sharks gathered Tuesday in warm waters of the Mediterranean near an Israeli power plant, drawing sightseers in what has become an annual occurence......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 12 min. ago

Clock"s running out on climate change. California says it"s time for giant carbon vacuums

Solar panels, wind turbines and electric cars will go far in helping California and the Biden administration meet their aggressive climate goals—but not far enough. As time runs short, scientists and government officials say the moment to break out.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 12 min. ago

"Architects should be forbidden from designing cars" says commenter

In this week's comments update, readers are critiquing Heatherwick Studio's concept for an electric car and sharing their views on other top stories. Read more In this week's comments update, readers are critiquing Heatherwick Studio's conce.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News13 hr. 12 min. ago

Tesla: Elon Musk suggests Autopilot not to blame for fatal crash

One victim was found in the front passenger seat and the other was in the back after the accident in Texas......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Subaru suspends U.S. output amid chip shortage

The automaker is halting operations at its Indiana plant through the end of the month, a move that will lead to 15,000 vehicles of lost output......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Tesla apologizes as anxiety grows after driver protest

The government and social media blowback stemmed from an embarrassing incident Tesla faced on Monday at the Shanghai Auto Show. An angry protester climbed on top of one of its display vehicles shouting that her car’s brakes had lost control......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

HAAH shifts U.S. sales plan back to Chinese imports

HAAH Motors Holdings has shifted its business plan back to importing fully assembled cars from China. A year ago, the California startup said that it would build the vehicles at a U.S. plant, but now has put those plans on hold......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Alliance urges NHTSA to modernize new-vehicle evaluation program

The Alliance for Automotive Innovation has proposed five recommendations to keep the New Car Assessment Program current by evaluating and rating new and advanced safety and performance features in today's vehicles......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Kia recalls about 147,000 newer Soul and Seltos vehicles for fire risk

According to a NHTSA document, improperly treated piston oil rings could cause engines to stall, increasing the risk of a crash......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

Biden kicks off electric vehicle push with South Carolina plant "tour"

The president has proposed spending $20 billion to electrify at least 20 percent of school buses and $25 billion to electrify some transit vehicles......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 44 min. ago

An ecofriendly technique to upcycle metal waste into multi-purpose aerogels

Metals are one of the most widely used materials in the world—they are used in cookware, tools, electric appliances, electric wires, computer chips, jewelry and so on. With the growing demand for metal products, it is crucial to promote sustainable.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 12 min. ago

House of Marley debuts eco-friendly wireless speakers just in time for Earth Day

House of Marley is back with another eco-friendly audio product -- the $150 Get Together Duo. These wireless bookshelf speakers can be used alone or as a pair......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 13 min. ago

Teco eyes PM generators in offshore wind farms

Teco Electric & Machinery has signed cooperative framework agreements with international offshore wind farm developers and makers of PM (permanent magnet) generators for supply of stators and rotors, according to Teco......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 12 min. ago

Delta Electronics works with gas stations to set up EV charging network

Delta Electronics has announced a deal with North-Star Petroleum to install electric vehicle (EV) charging piles at the latter's 57 gas stations around Taiwan, with operation to kick off by year-end 2021......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 12 min. ago