“Part of the savings we will give back to customer with lower monthly payments and the other half of the savings we need to offset the higher battery costs.” The company hasn’t announced the subscription cost yet, but says that the low cost can help entice drivers who might have found other electric cars too expensive in the past; the fact that they can test the car for a month through the subscription, with no requirement to keep it, can also help. … [Read more...] about Could this very odd-looking electric car convince you to ditch your SUV?
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“After three years they’re much stronger, they’ve got a good root system, and they’re fine on their own,” Webb says, “[though] we continue to prevent fire forever.” That survival rate is also taken into account in the carbon offset calculator by planting more trees than actually necessary for that amount of carbon sequestering, just in case they don’t all survive. Currently, Health in Harmony is planting in Indonesian Borneo and just started a reforestation program in Madagascar. The organization hopes to expand to Brazil this year as well, where it aims, with the help of donations through this offset tool, to plant more than a million trees in total over the next five years. … [Read more...] about These carbon offsets counter your emissions while helping rain forest workers access healthcare
That’s why Cummins is focused on providing its diverse customer base with what the company refers to as “the power of choice” when deciding how to operate, including more traditional energy sources such as natural gas and advanced diesel. But in all cases, the company is devoting resources to making these sources even more efficient, and the balance may shift in the future. “A mixture of technologies is what we’re going to see over the next five years as we continue to push innovations on the way,” Aaholm said. … [Read more...] about What’s driving disruption in transportation?
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