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    NREL Announces New Projects to Advance Medium- and Heavy-Duty Natural Gas Vehicle Technologies

    Originally posted as an NREL news release | March 6, 2019 | NREL | Original Article $18 million awarded for research to diversify transportation energy use The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has selected nine projects as part of a multimillion-dollar ...

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    Grassley, Wyden introduce tax extenders bill

    Originally posted by Erin Voegele | Feb. 28, 2019 | Biomass Magazine | Original Article On Feb. 28, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., introduced legislation to extend 29 tax credits, including those that benefit producers of renewable di...

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    Porsche Cars North America Teams With Electrify America

    Originally posted by Betsy Lillian | January 28, 2019 | NGTNews | Original Article Porsche Cars North America Inc. (PCNA) has announced an agreement with Electrify America LLC to provide the first all-electric Porsche, the Taycan, with three years of charging at Electrify America public stations ...

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    Caterpillar unveils an all-electric 26-ton excavator with a giant 300 kWh battery pack

    Originally posted by Fred Lambert | January 29th, 2019 | Electrek | Original Article Caterpillar, along with Pon Equipment, has unveiled an all-electric 26-ton excavator with a giant 300 kWh battery pack in an effort to electrify construction equipment. They built a prototype in Gjelleråsen...

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    GM’s New President Commits to Electrification, Autonomy

    Originally Posted by Betsy Lillian | January 7, 2019 | NGT News | Original Article General Motors has announced a new company president, Mark Reuss, who GM says is committed to vehicle electrification. Reuss currently leads GM’s global product group and Cadillac and will now assume responsibi...

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