April 14, 2021
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Study Reveals Automakers Not Using Sustainability To Competitive Advantage

The notion known as sustainability is all about making the moves to help protect the environment. In the case of automakers—reducing harmful emissions from their vehicles and manufacturing plants and producing zero emission electric vehicles. But a new study from Capgemini Invent reveals many automakers have a long way go to use their sustainab...
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Pepperoni For The Robot: Domino’s, Nuro Test Autonomous Pizza Delivery

Domino’s and Nuro are kicking off a robotic pizza delivery pilot in Houston this week, giving customers there the option to have orders brought to them by the Silicon Valley autonomous driving tech developer’s small vehicles that look a bit like toasters on wheels. The program involves just one Domino’s shop, located in Houston’s Woodland Heights...
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How Passengers With Disabilities Can Drive The Autonomous Vehicle Revolution

According to Elon Musk in addition to a host of automotive and transportation experts, autonomous vehicles were supposed to be a familiar feature of the modern-day cityscape by now. Such ambitious predictions have since proved to be significantly premature. The autonomous vehicle hype bubble appears to have burst around 2015 and many in the ind...
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30 Under 30 Europe 2021: Constructing A More Sustainable Future

It’s been a long year. Our latest 30 Under 30 Europe Manufacturing & honorees gives us hope for a more sustainable future. For many young entrepreneurs, the sky's the limit. Ehsanullah Ekhlas decided to get there by digging holes in the ground.  As cofounder and CEO of Unicontrol ApS, a Denmark-based startup with a user-friendly machine c...
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UPS Buying Electric Cargo Copters For Speedier, Greener Deliveries

UPS plans to buy up to 150 small electric aircraft from startup BETA Technologies that the delivery giant thinks can help get goods to customers in small and mid-size markets faster and with less carbon emissions.   Deliveries of the first 10 BETA electric Vertical Takeoff and Landing, or EVTOL, vehicles begin in 2024, says UPS, which h...
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Rocket Elon: How Tesla’s Eccentric Boss Became The Number Two Richest On Forbes’ 2021 Billionaires List

As his electric vehicle and space exploration companies fired on all cylinders, Elon Musk’s fortune increased by more than $126 billion in just one year. Even amid a record year for billionaire wealth, no one in the world has had a better twelve months than Elon Musk. The Tesla cofounder and CEO’s fortune has grown an unprecedented amount, making...
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Relishing The Joys Of A Demolition Derby For Self-Driving Cars

It’s Spring time! Makes one hark back to visiting local county fairs and doing all the usual things that one does at such events, including eating scrumptious cotton candy, going on the dizzying whirly rides, and of course watching the annual car-smashing demolition derbies. Demolition derbies were first popularized in the 1960s and 1970s and ...