Battery Powered Flight–Still A Pipedream

As any aviation expert would have told her, battery powered flight has a fundamental obstacle, which it cannot overcome except for this sort of microlight, short range flight –  the…

Electric Bus Catches Fire After Battery Explosion

This afternoon, the RATP decided to temporarily withdraw from circulation the 149 Bolloré electric bluebuses that circulate on its network.

China’s Blood Batteries

Are Electric Vehicles really clean? They run on dirty energy and blood of children as young as 6. Electric cars drive human rights abuse and child labour. China is one…

Vehicle Electrification

By Rud Istvan, This possible guest post was inspired by Andy May’s recent post concerning mainly internal engine combustion (ICE) alternatives. Since I am a SME in the general field…

More than half of all new UK cars to be electric by 2028 in bid to ditch petrol and diesel

If this is not an admission that for most drivers EVs are absolutely useless, I don’t know what is!

Claim: Electric Vehicles are being Shipped in Fire Retardant Bags

Orbital space vehicle re-entry grade fireproofing technology is being deployed to prevent Electric Vehicle batteries from creating another Felicity Ace disaster. My question – when are fire blankets going to…

Google Deep Mind Learns to Control Fusion Plasmas

Scientists claim deep mind’s reinforcement learning AI has demonstrated superior control of fusion plasmas. But they may also have inadvertently revealed a critical weakness in their approach.

More Shipping News – Was the Felicity Ace Fire caused by Electric Vehicle Batteries?

What made the Felicity Ace cargo so flammable? “It was not clear whether the [EV] batteries first sparked the fire”.

Electric Transportation By 2050

Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach I’ve written before about the insanity of the “Net-Zero By 2050” push in a post called “Bright Green Impossibilities“. Today I thought I’d talk about…

EV Recharge Hell for Climate Activist Heidi Harmon

Share the pain of a deep green activist politician who desperately wants to attend a climate change rally, but misses out because of her useless electric vehicle.

Norway: Record Oil & Gas Export Revenue in 2021! How Else Could They Have Funded Massive EV Subsidies?

Guest “Irony can be so ironic” by David Middleton Norway Announces Record Oil & Gas Revenues in 2021 January 14, 2022 by David NikelHome » News from Norway » Norway Announces Record Oil & Gas Revenues…

San Francisco EV Owner Mines Cryptocurrency Using Free Electricity

Youtube personality Siraj Raval converted his Tesla EV into a mining rig, allowing him to use a free re-charge deal to mine cryptocurrency.

EV Chargers To Be Separately Metered

From NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT By Paul Homewood  A few weeks ago, the government announced plans for new regulations, requiring domestic electric car chargers be programmed only…

I-95 Ice Storm Overnight Traffic Jam – Imagine you were Stuck in an EV

An ice storm and accident stranded drivers in freezing conditions on the Virginia I-95 overnight on Monday. My question – what would have happened if they were all driving electric…

2021: The Year the Electric Vehicle Batteries Burned

Are electric vehicles inherently unsafe? This is a question more people may be asking, as realisation grows that 2021 was a horror year for battery fire vehicle recalls.

Lithium Turmoil: Chilean President Gabriel Boric Squeezing Miners

Interesting times for green leaders like President Biden and UK PM Boris Johnson; As the green revolution drives up prices, freshly elected far left Chilean President Gabriel Boric has shaken…

Biden EPA Mandates New Regulations To Force Electric Vehicle Transition

The action Monday is the latest move in the Biden administration’s crusade against climate change which aims to lean heavily on pushing Americans to buy electric vehicles.

The Looking Glass World Of “Climate Injustice” — Part III

From the MANHATTAN CONTRARIAN December 12, 2021/ Francis Menton In our wacky world where almost nothing makes sense any more, there is no shortage of examples of politicians, let alone self-important…

Business Insider: ‘Electric Vehicles Won’t Save Us — We Need to Get Rid of Cars Completely’

Reposted from Climate Depot Paris Marx writing in Business Insider: “Making transit available within a 10-minute walk of people’s homes would not only encourage its use and create tens of…

E-Vehicle Woes: German Cities Remove E-Buses From Service After Bursting In Flames: “Fire Hazard”

Even after years of fine-tuning, electric vehicle manufacturers still seem unable to get e-vehicle technology to work as safely as it needs to for personal and public transportation.

EV buyer’s beware – fires, scarce charging times, and parking restrictions

The many items for potential EV buyer’s to be aware of such as potential fires, reductions in available changing times, and parking restrictions, may not bode well for the optimistic…

GM Warns Chevy Bolt Owners Not to Park Within 50ft of Anything You Care About

In the wake of a series of severe battery fires, General Motors has just issued a safety recommendation not to park your Chevy Bolt within 50ft of other vehicles, in…

UK: E-car chargers will turn off to prevent blackouts

This new regulation is a clear admission that government is now seriously concerned about grid capacity and blackouts. I suspect there will be many more measures to come designed to…

EV Battery Fires do not bode well for projected sales

Germany was the first country to go “green”, and now they, not California, are setting the trend of not allowing EV’s to park in confined spaces.