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EGEB: Oil giant Total targets 100 GW of wind, solar capacity by 2030

French-headquartered Total wants to be “no more an oil and gas company but an energy company.” Five ways to save energy and weatherproof during cold (or warm) weather. UnderstandSolar is a free service that links you to top-rated solar installers in your region for personalized solar estimates. Tesla now offers price matching, so it’s important to shop for the best quotes. Click here to…
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Tesla launches Model Y in South Korea

Tesla is launching the Model Y in South Korea, which is becoming an increasingly important market for the electric automaker. The California-based automaker has had its ups and downs in South Korea. Tesla buyers didn’t have access to the very generous electric vehicle…
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Tesla (TSLA) likely already made over $600 million from Bitcoin investment

Tesla (TSLA) has likely already made over $600 million from its recent investment in Bitcoin due to a surge in value that followed the automaker’s move. Tesla invests in Bitcoin Last week, Tesla announced that it changed its investment policy to start adding cryptocurrency and gold to its holding. Most notably, the company confirmed that it included a $1.5 billion investment in…
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Ford invests $1 billion in building electric vehicle factory in Germany

Ford announced today plans to invest $1 billion in transforming its Cologne, Germany, factory into its first electric vehicle factory and “center” in Europe. Earlier this month, we reported on Ford announcing that it is doubling its planned electric vehicle investment to $22 billion through 2025. We noted that the announcement was encouraging, but it lacked ways that Ford was planning to…
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Quick Charge Podcast: February 16, 2021

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. New episodes of Quick Charge are recorded Monday through Thursday and again on Saturday. Subscribe to our podcast in Apple Podcast or your favorite podcast player to guarantee new episodes are delivered as…
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