It’s launching first in Los Angeles, where the county now has an ambitious plan to transform transportation to cut emissions; as the government works to nudge more drivers to use public transportation, walk, and bike, it’s also helping push for electric vehicles, including by installing tens of thousands of workplace and public chargers. There’s no reason why, once the chargers are installed, that using an EV in L.A. would be any less convenient than a car running on fossil fuels. … [Read more...] about Could this very odd-looking electric car convince you to ditch your SUV?
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The Chetak has a running cost that is one fifth of the Activa. With so little moving parts the Chetak has negligible service cost. Besides being environment friendly the Chetak is also much quieter to run than the petrol powered two-wheeler. There is no need for an oil change while the brake pad maintenance required is very less. … [Read more...] about This week in Auto: Bajaj Chetak launced; Comparison between Chetak and Activa
"It's very complex to know how to tax a multinational... We desperately want it to be fair," the Apple CEO added after receiving an inaugural award from the Irish state agency responsible for attracting foreign companies recognising the contribution of multinationals in the country. … [Read more...] about Apple’s Tim Cook says global corporate tax system must be overhauled
At the substantive level, the agreement stipulates that ‘China shall ensure’ that its purchases meet the $200 billion figure by 2021. The conflict with the US and western powers is also about intellectual property. According to the current deal, China would also open up for imports of manufactured goods, energy items and agriculture commodities. China is also expected to restrain its companies from acquisitions, intended to acquire technology and, thereby, cooperate with the US respecting intellectual property and address the issue of counterfeiting. … [Read more...] about Trade | How real is the truce in the US-China trade war?