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VW embarks on $50 billion electrification plan

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WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) plans to spend 44 billion euros ($50 billion) on electric cars, autonomous driving and new mobility services by 2023 and explore closer cooperation with Ford, the German company said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Volkswagen e-Golf electric car and charging station are seen during the motor show in Riga, Latvia Read More

Carmakers lure ride-hailer, delivery drivers in Africa

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NAIROBI (Reuters) – At Suzuki Motor Corp’s (7269.T) showroom in the Kenyan capital, hundreds of its Alto compact cars are waiting to be collected. FILE PHOTO: Suzuki cars branded with Uber stickers are seen in a showroom in Nairobi, Kenya, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Baz Ratner Most of the customers are drivers for ride-hailing company Uber Read More

Cadaver dogs lead grim search for victims in California fire

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(Editor’s Note: Please be advised that this story contains details that may upset some readers) Trish Moutard, of Sacramento, searches for human remains with her cadaver dog, I.C., in a truck destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise, California, U.S., November 14, 2018. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester By Terray Sylvester PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – A shaggy male Read More

Elon Musk's 'Teslaquila' drink faces clash with Mexican tequila industry

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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Tesla Inc co-founder Elon Musk and Mexico’s tequila producers could be headed for a collision after the agave-based drink’s industry group opposed the flamboyant billionaire’s efforts to trademark an alcoholic drink dubbed “Teslaquila.” FILE PHOTO: Farmers, also known as jimadores, load blue agave hearts onto a truck after harvest in Tequila, Read More

Sitting in the embers, Californians wonder: can Paradise be rebuilt?

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PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) – Lovingly placed statues of a family of deer still mark the entrance to Mare Reasons’ house in Paradise, California, but her woodland home was so thoroughly devoured in the state’s deadliest wildfire that only an iron bed and an antique stove remain intact above the rubble. FILE PHOTO: Ken’s Automotive Service Read More

Tecogen Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results

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Reporting a 14% increase in Product Sales WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tecogen® Inc. (NASDAQ:TGEN), a leading manufacturer of clean energy products which, through patented technology, nearly eliminate criteria pollutants and significantly reduce a customer’s carbon footprint, reported revenues of $7,938,684 for the quarter ended September 30, 2018 compared to $8,501,198 for the Read More

Enphase Energy Rolls Out Service Program for Early Adopters

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FREMONT, Calif., Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENPH), a global energy technology company and the world’s leading supplier of solar microinverters, today announced that over 1,000 homeowners have joined the Enphase Upgrade Program, a program that gives homeowners several options for upgrading to the latest, more efficient and reliable seventh-generation microinverter Read More

Paradise lost: Grim search under way in incinerated California town

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(Reuters) – Experts in identifying human tissue joined California police and firefighters on Monday in sifting through the charred debris of homes destroyed in the most devastating wildfire in the state’s history, searching for remains of 228 missing people. Firefighters gather around a fire truck as they battle the Woolsey fire in West Hills, Southern Read More

Paradise Lost: Grim search underway in incinerated California town

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(Reuters) – Experts in identifying human tissue joined California police and firefighters on Monday in sifting through the charred debris of homes destroyed in the most devastating wildfire in state history, searching for remains of hundreds of missing people. Firefighters gather around a fire truck as they battle the Woolsey fire in West Hills, Southern Read More

U.S. plans new limits on heavy-duty truck emissions

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sign is seen on the podium at EPA headquarters in Washington, U.S., July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Ting Shen WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Monday will announce plans to propose new rules to significantly decrease emissions of smog-forming nitrogen oxide from diesel (gasoil) highway heavy-duty trucks and Read More