Taking two weeks off work for a cross-country road trip wasn’t viable for Armstrong, who is self employed. He also wasn’t convinced that all the interactions it would take to lodge and feed his family on the cross-country trip would be any safer than flying. … [Read more...] about Is It Safer To Fly Or Drive During The Coronavirus Pandemic?
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China's Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL), a Tesla supplier, is developing a new type of electric vehicle (EV) battery that contains no nickel or cobalt, a company executive said on Saturday.Nickel and cobalt are key ingredients in the batteries that power EVs. Battery makers from Japan's Panasonic Corp to South Korea's LG Chem are lowering the use of expensive cobalt in their nickel-cobalt-aluminium (NCA) batteries or nickel-cobalt-manganese (NCM) batteries.Tesla's boss, Elon Musk, last month urged miners to produce more nickel, warning the current cost of batteries remained a big hurdle to the company's growth.Ningde-based CATL makes NCM batteries and supplies lithium iron phosphate (LFP) batteries to Tesla. It has partnerships with Japan's Toyota Motor and Honda Motor and supplies Germany's Volkswagen AG and Daimler AG.The new battery type will be different from existing NCA, NCM and LFP batteries and will have no expensive metals like nickel or cobalt, Meng Xiangfeng, a … [Read more...] about China’s CATL is developing new EV battery with no nickel, cobalt
Minimum of 18 monthsThe Nexon EV has a minimum lock-in period of 18 months for the subscription with Orix levying a cancellation charge on returning the vehicle before completion of the lock-in period. The cancellation charge is equivalent to a month’s subscription fee, as well as 25 percentage of the pending subscription fees until the completion of the tenure. On request, Orix will also provide a user the option of buying the Nexon EV they’re using, outright. … [Read more...] about Tata Motors introduces subscription plans for Nexon EV
Chinese internet search giant Baidu Inc reported on Friday its total revenues reached 26 billion yuan ($3.69 billion) in the second quarter of 2020, dropping 1 percent year-on-year, while its net profit hit 5.1 billion yuan, an increase of 40 percent on a yearly basis. … [Read more...] about Baidu registers $3.69b revenue in Q2