California was the first state to announce plans to ban new fossil-fuel-powered automobiles by 2035. Massachusetts adopted. However a new report says that it’s possible for the whole nation to make the shift to 100% electric car and truck gross sales by the similar yr, one thing that’s essential to keep away from the worst impacts of local weather change—and ...

As UPS begins to transform its fleet of vehicles to electric automobiles, it’s additionally starting to seek out new methods to shrink emissions from the airplanes that assist it transfer packages across the nation. That features a plan to begin utilizing small electric planes that may take off and land vertically—primarily, flying electric delivery vans. The corporate introduced that it ...

The Atlanta-based firm stated Wednesday that the plane shall be manned by its Flight Forward division, which was launched in 2019 with the objective of piloting America’s first drone delivery community. The brand new program will characteristic eVTOLs described as a cross between an airplane and a helicopter, which shall be designed and constructed by Vermont-based Beta Technologies. An preliminary ...

Oshkosh, the protection contractor that received the USPS contract with its dorkily cute design, says that its automobile may run both on fossil fuels or on electric energy and that the fuel or diesel model may later be retrofitted to electric. However it seems that the firm has by no means constructed an electric prototype; the prototype it submitted was ...

Lately my automobile wanted a service. Thankfully, the dealership gives a shuttle service. I at all times take them up on it (together with the free espresso and free automobile wash). Often, the shuttle drivers know fairly a bit about all the brand new vehicles. I believe they’re skilled to be salespeople. The shuttle automobile I used to be in ...

As extra doses of the COVID-19 vaccines develop into out there, one of many largest challenges within the rollout will probably be getting them to everybody who wants a shot—significantly individuals who may not have transportation to simply get to a mass-vaccination heart. A brand new mobile vaccination unit is designed to assist. “We’re not making folks come to the ...

The USA Postal Service, beloved for its cute canine costumes, superbly designed stamps, and being an American custom, is redesigning its iconic mail supply trucks. The brand new truck, which can come to a neighborhood close to you beginning in 2023, will likely be designed and manufactured by Oshkosh Protection, a tactical car producer. The proportions of the brand new ...

Hyundai Motor Firm has introduced a world recall of 82,000 electric vehicles as a result of battery points. Particularly, the recall applies to a few fashions of vehicles made by the South Korean auto big, all of which have batteries that will catch fire. These vehicles embody: Round 76,000 Kona EVs constructed between 2018 and 2020 Some Ioniq EV fashions Some Elec Metropolis ...

The electric automotive is charging within the storage, as a household packs it up for a street journey. Mother calls the little lady “Tink” because the little princess waves her wand to begin the automotive. So begins a really bizarre model collaboration, as Chevy faucets into the Disneyverse to assist it pitch us on its new line of Bolt electric ...