Sometimes we get caught up in the excitement of a new technology that deliver performance to match, and most time enough excel the one it is replacing it, but with the electric drive, it is also one that pollutes less and emits nothing at the tail pipe. It’s a healthy vision of the future, that’s why it is so important.
- Breath Gas Pipe, Get Older. Simple enough to understand and yet another reason why electric vehicles, EVs are so important to our environment and our health. This ScienceNews article explains how chronic exposure to traffic-related air pollution can make cells in the body look older — about 10 years older, a new study finds. Andrea Baccarelli of the University of Milan, Italy. Hat tip JennySnyder.
- EV Professional Group. An EV professional group has been created and acts as a consulting body for elecgtric vehicles, EV, hybrids, HEVs and other alternative means of transportation in the U.S.. EVPronNet. As time goes by, we expect to see more groups as this one to become role leaders and gently nudge officials.
- Gas Alternative Fuel Review. Great recap of gas alternative fuels for heavy equipment, such as truck. As the automobile is heading towards the electric drive, the change will happen in successive phases. CNG and LNG will play a big role, as well as biomass. Via FleetEquipment.
- Tesla, Daimler, The Implication. Reuters echoes what we wrote about the Daimler stake, in that it wil benefit both companies.