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Scoop.co.nz
Electric cars won’t solve congestionThursday, 5 May 2016, 5:32 pmPress Release: Dog And Lemon guide, says motoring
Electric cars won’t solve congestion
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 minutes ago
Thursday, 5 May 2016, 5:32 pmPress Release: Dog And Lemon guide, says motoring expertThe government’s announcement of support for electric cars won’t solve the country’s... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2017 Chevy Volt Review by Del Coates +VIDEOisn't merely a refreshed version. General Motors stresses that every component,
2017 Chevy Volt Review by Del Coates +VIDEO
The Auto Channel / Posted 2 days ago
isn't merely a refreshed version. General Motors stresses that every component, including its battery, engine, generator, electric motors, suspension, and body structure are all new and significantly better than its predecessor's.2007 Volt... Read more
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Scotsman
The Edinburgh to Glasgow line, on track since 1842It was no easy task. To ensure a level route, numerous cuttings were dug, four
The Edinburgh to Glasgow line, on track since 1842
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
It was no easy task. To ensure a level route, numerous cuttings were dug, four viaducts were built and three tunnels were driven through hills and solid rock. Members of the public were invited to walk through the Queen Street tunnel on New... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Police cameras on power poles: Illegal 'unblinking eyes' or smart tricks of the trade?use. For more than a decade, drugs and vice officers have placed hundreds of c
Police cameras on power poles: Illegal 'unblinking eyes' or smart tricks of the trade?
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
use. For more than a decade, drugs and vice officers have placed hundreds of cameras on poles owned by Portland General Electric and other utilities throughout the metro area under years-old unwritten agreements with the companies. In 2015... Read more
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Perth Now
Train chaos to continue this morningand bus services and forces commuters into cars. Department spokeswoman Caroli
Train chaos to continue this morning
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
and bus services and forces commuters into cars. Department spokeswoman Caroline Kelly said it wasn’t known “when the electric trains will be back up and running’’ and “if you can make other arrangements that would be fantastic’’ until further... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Train chaos to continue this morningAdelaide train chaos to continue after electrical fault shuts southern services
Train chaos to continue this morning
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Adelaide train chaos to continue after electrical fault shuts southern services | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website A train is shunted through the Brighton Rd... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Train chaos to continue this morningand bus services and forces commuters into cars. Department spokeswoman Caroli
Train chaos to continue this morning
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
and bus services and forces commuters into cars. Department spokeswoman Caroline Kelly said it wasn’t known “when the electric trains will be back up and running’’ and “if you can make other arrangements that would be fantastic’’ until further... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Destinations & Diversions: Rayz'n Cain, enjoying trains, 'Hee Haw' entertainsCompany or $20 at the door. Other places to raise some cain this weekend: The
Destinations & Diversions: Rayz'n Cain, enjoying trains, 'Hee Haw' entertains
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Company or $20 at the door. Other places to raise some cain this weekend: The Wartrace Dixie Line Days Festival of Trains will be Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Activities include operating scale model... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industrysupport, the country's economy minister said Wednesday, announcing a 1 billion
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industry
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
support, the country's economy minister said Wednesday, announcing a 1 billion euro ($1.13 billion) plan to subsidize electric cars that are seen as the technology of the future. Electric vehicles have had a sluggish start in Germany, the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industryon the minister's e-car after a press conference in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday,
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industry
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
on the minister's e-car after a press conference in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Germany plans to subsidize electric cars in a bid to help the country's auto industry compete in the global market for the growingly-popular and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industrysupport, the country's economy minister said Wednesday, announcing a 1 billion
Germany to subsidize electric cars to help own auto industry
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
support, the country's economy minister said Wednesday, announcing a 1 billion euro ($1.13 billion) plan to subsidize electric cars that are seen as the technology of the future. Electric vehicles have had a sluggish start in Germany, the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How Uber conquered London | Sam Knightencounter with one of their devices. With Uber, the feeling should be of plenty
How Uber conquered London | Sam Knight
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
encounter with one of their devices. With Uber, the feeling should be of plenty, and of assurance: there will always be a driver when you need one. When you open the app, Uber’s logo flaps briefly before disappearing to reveal the city streets... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial PostRolling Stock, CJSC Transmashholding, CAF, GE Transportation, Hitachi, Hyundai
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 9 days ago
Rolling Stock, CJSC Transmashholding, CAF, GE Transportation, Hitachi, Hyundai Rotem, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Mitsubishi Electric, and Siemens. These players have a vast geographical presence with respect to the rail supply and its infrastructure... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Daimler Conducts Internal Investigation Regarding Its Certification Process Related To Exhaust Emissions In The United Stateson safe and superior automobiles that appeal and fascinate. Daimler consequentl
Daimler Conducts Internal Investigation Regarding Its Certification Process Related To Exhaust Emissions In The United States
PollutionOnline / Posted 9 days ago
on safe and superior automobiles that appeal and fascinate. Daimler consequently invests in the development of alternative drive trains with the long-term goal of emission-free driving: from hybrid vehicles to electric vehicles powered by battery... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Story of cities #29: Los Angeles and the 'great American streetcar scandal'The last train on the last line of greater Los Angeles’ Pacific Electric street
Story of cities #29: Los Angeles and the 'great American streetcar scandal'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
The last train on the last line of greater Los Angeles’ Pacific Electric streetcar network made its last run on 9 April 1961. You can see the final days of this once-robust public transport system for yourself in Ride the Last of the Big Red... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Rare Vin Scully: An Appreciationagricultural society compared to the industrial colossus of the East. But that
The Rare Vin Scully: An Appreciation
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
agricultural society compared to the industrial colossus of the East. But that began to change, first with the advent of trains and the mass production of cars, then motion pictures, and finally the war economy of World War II. The wonders of... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Fuel-cell vehicles caught in a Catch-22Joe Cargnelli drives Ontario’s first and only fuel-cell vehicle — a Hyundai Tuc
Fuel-cell vehicles caught in a Catch-22
Wheels.ca / Posted 10 days ago
Joe Cargnelli drives Ontario’s first and only fuel-cell vehicle — a Hyundai Tucson compact SUV. After five weeks, he’s impressed: The Tucson has plenty of power and a top speed of 160 kilometres an hour, he notes. With little engine vibration, it’s... Read more
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BikeRadar
Best folding bike: buyer’s guide and 8 recommendationscity dwellers and everyone else short on space. They can be packed down small,
Best folding bike: buyer’s guide and 8 recommendations
BikeRadar / Posted 11 days ago
city dwellers and everyone else short on space. They can be packed down small, so you can fit them into the busiest of trains or the smallest of apartments. Read on for our buyer's guide, and find out which one's right for you… First off,... Read more
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The Auto Channel
TRUE ZERO Opens the LARGEST Hydrogen NETWORK in the World with Unprecedented SpeedHydrogen NETWORK in the World with Unprecedented Speed IRVINE, CA - April 22,
TRUE ZERO Opens the LARGEST Hydrogen NETWORK in the World with Unprecedented Speed
The Auto Channel / Posted 12 days ago
Hydrogen NETWORK in the World with Unprecedented Speed IRVINE, CA - April 22, 2016: Significantly larger numbers of electric fuel-cell cars will go on sale in California this year following decades of hard work by thousands of automotive... Read more
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chroniclelive
Meet 20 North Easterners who have changed the worldhad ever been born. It’s a dark vision - all too dark, in the absence of the pi
Meet 20 North Easterners who have changed the world
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
had ever been born. It’s a dark vision - all too dark, in the absence of the pioneers of artificial light. Would the trains run on time? They wouldn’t run at all without the Geordie engineers who built the first steam locomotives. Would the... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Statoil steps up power from shore to extend Troll field gas productionAC form by a similar solid-state inverter station, after which it is connected
Statoil steps up power from shore to extend Troll field gas production
Offshore Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
AC form by a similar solid-state inverter station, after which it is connected to the very high voltage (VHV) motors that drive the compressors. Here the simplicity principle is respected by coupling the motors’ shafts directly to gearboxes that... Read more
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The Economic Times
How these Chief Sustainability Officers are leading Tatas, Birlas and M&M deeper into their journeysustainable by 2022 through green certification and other measures. Much of th
How these Chief Sustainability Officers are leading Tatas, Birlas and M&M deeper into their journey
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
sustainable by 2022 through green certification and other measures. Much of the excitement in this space is being driven by the first crop of corporate India's chief sustainability officers (CSOs) in their own unique ways and approaches,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democratic Resilience Amid Global Turmoilwith similar experiences. Today, in schools and movie theatres in America, new
Democratic Resilience Amid Global Turmoil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
with similar experiences. Today, in schools and movie theatres in America, newsrooms and cafés in Paris, airports and trains in London and Brussels, and virtually anywhere any group of persons convene in northern Nigeria, terror can strike.... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Relive your childhood with these vintage toysexpected to fetch tens of thousands of pounds at auction. A passionate interes
Relive your childhood with these vintage toys
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 23 days ago
expected to fetch tens of thousands of pounds at auction. A passionate interest in German engineering first saw Mr Hughes drive a VW Beetle, then a Golf and then a Passat and on Thursday May 12, Ewbank’s auctioneers of fine art and antiques will... Read more
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TechCrunch
The future of the car is not about propulsionI’m confused about whether they’re building cars with Amazon or with Ford. Or b
The future of the car is not about propulsion
TechCrunch / Posted 25 days ago
I’m confused about whether they’re building cars with Amazon or with Ford. Or both. Or neither. In the meantime, they’ve driven the most autonomous miles of anyone. By far.All the electrics are screwed Then it hit me: At sub-$30 oil (a quarter... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Kenyan giraffe underpass heralds $30 billion africa rail revivaland Ethiopia are also borrowing heavily to fund projects. Already, though, U.S
Kenyan giraffe underpass heralds $30 billion africa rail revival
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
and Ethiopia are also borrowing heavily to fund projects. Already, though, U.S. and European and companies such as General Electric, Alstom and LafargeHolcim are poised to benefit, along with Chinese builders and African suppliers such as Transnet... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Railway taking shape in Kenyaand Ethiopia are also borrowing heavily to fund projects. Already, though, U.S
Railway taking shape in Kenya
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
and Ethiopia are also borrowing heavily to fund projects. Already, though, U.S. and European companies such as General Electric Co., Alstom SA and LafargeHolcim Ltd. are poised to benefit, along with Chinese builders and African suppliers such... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Driving's electric future on display in VancouverSUVs and expensive sports cars just as much as, if not more than other Canadian
Driving's electric future on display in Vancouver
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
SUVs and expensive sports cars just as much as, if not more than other Canadians. “From a percentage standpoint, [Ford] electric vehicles are about the same percentage of sales as they are across Canada, which is only 1 per cent,” Ford Motor Co.... Read more
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The New Yorker
Orneryor a frozen burrito at a convenience store during a fuel stop, or just to stret
Ornery
The New Yorker / Posted 28 days ago
or a frozen burrito at a convenience store during a fuel stop, or just to stretch after yet another leg of the endless drive that is the most time-consuming and exhausting aspect of a modern itinerant musician’s life. Merle’s bus, on the other... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Dr. Dieter Zetsche Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars "We are and will continue to be the pioneers of mobility."expanding its core business and making use of opportunities worldwide. China co
Dr. Dieter Zetsche Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars "We are and will continue to be the pioneers of mobility."
The Auto Channel / Posted 28 days ago
expanding its core business and making use of opportunities worldwide. China continues to be the most important growth driver and is meanwhile the biggest market for Mercedes-Benz Cars. "Two things will play a key role for our further growth in... Read more
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Perth Now
Breakdown halts Gorgon productioncapacity was still expected to occur over six to eight months from initial star
Breakdown halts Gorgon production
Perth Now / Posted 29 days ago
capacity was still expected to occur over six to eight months from initial start-up. The timing of construction on LNG Trains 2 and 3 has not been affected by the mechanical issues to Train 1, Chevron said. In January Chevron signed a... Read more
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Perth Now
Breakdown halts Gorgon productioncapacity was still expected to occur over six to eight months from initial star
Breakdown halts Gorgon production
Perth Now / Posted 29 days ago
capacity was still expected to occur over six to eight months from initial start-up. The timing of construction on LNG Trains 2 and 3 had not been affected by the mechanical issues to Train 1, Chevron said. In January Chevron signed a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Roadshow readers vote: Fix the roads, ditch Jerry Brown's train!rail? A The Roadshow voting booth is now closed. Three weeks ago I asked if fu
Roadshow readers vote: Fix the roads, ditch Jerry Brown's train!
The Mercury News / Posted a month ago
rail? A The Roadshow voting booth is now closed. Three weeks ago I asked if funding for the $64 billion project to run trains from the Bay Area to Southern California should instead be spent on the state's crumbling roads or water needs, as... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Mr. Roadshow readers have spoken: Fix the roads, ditch Jerry Brown's train!rail? A The Roadshow voting booth is now closed. Three weeks ago I asked if fu
Mr. Roadshow readers have spoken: Fix the roads, ditch Jerry Brown's train!
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted a month ago
rail? A The Roadshow voting booth is now closed. Three weeks ago I asked if funding for the $64 billion project to run trains from the Bay Area to Southern California should instead be spent on the state's crumbling roads or water needs, as... Read more
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The Daily Review
Mr. Roadshow readers have spoken: Fix the roads, ditch Jerry Brown's train!rail? A The Roadshow voting booth is now closed. Three weeks ago I asked if fu
Mr. Roadshow readers have spoken: Fix the roads, ditch Jerry Brown's train!
The Daily Review / Posted a month ago
rail? A The Roadshow voting booth is now closed. Three weeks ago I asked if funding for the $64 billion project to run trains from the Bay Area to Southern California should instead be spent on the state's crumbling roads or water needs, as... Read more
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Gazette
Week-long rail delays between Bristol and Bath as Great Western Main Line prepares for electrificationplatform modification at Keynsham station, replacing tracks at Oldfield Park an
Week-long rail delays between Bristol and Bath as Great Western Main Line prepares for electrification
Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
platform modification at Keynsham station, replacing tracks at Oldfield Park and installing foundations for new overhead electric lines. It means there will be a temporary closure of the line between Oldfield Park and Keynsham, timed to coincide... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Testing of port railroad spur worries Hueneme neighborsa railroad track inspector with San Diego Imperial Valley, works last month on
Testing of port railroad spur worries Hueneme neighbors
Ventura County Star / Posted 1 months ago
a railroad track inspector with San Diego Imperial Valley, works last month on a stretch of railroad paralleling Surfside Drive in Port Hueneme that Port of Hueneme CEO Kristin Decas says may be revived in limited fashion. KAREN QUINCY LOBERG/THE... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
The incongruous journey to find mass-transit parkingIt might seem incongruous, but if a mass-transit agency really wants to persuad
The incongruous journey to find mass-transit parking
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
It might seem incongruous, but if a mass-transit agency really wants to persuade motorists to use buses and trains, it needs to pay much more attention to finding a place for them to park the gas eaters that carry them to rail stations and... Read more

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