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Tesla prepares to disrupt ethanol producers by entering renewable fuel credit market

Tesla has reportedly applied to enter the profitable renewable fuel credit market that is currently dominated by ethanol producers as it is expected to be opened to electric vehicles. There are currently at least eight companies who applied with the Environmental Protection Agency to be included in the multi-billion dollar US renewable credit market, but the agency did not release their…
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Tesla backseat driver was arrested then released; now he says he is back at it

The Tesla driver who has been spotted driving his Model 3 from the backseat several times in the Bay Area over the last few weeks has been arrested. But he has already been released and claims to be back at it. Last week, Electrek put a new Tesla owner on blast for being filmed in the Bay Area on several occasions driving on the highway while being in the backseat of his vehicle. It goes…
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Quick Charge Podcast: May 11, 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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EGEB: First major US offshore wind farm approved today [updated]

In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): The Biden administration has approved Vineyard Wind 1, the first major offshore wind farm in federal waters. The IEA raises its forecast for global wind and solar growth by another 25% compared to six months ago. UnderstandSolar is a free service that links you to top-rated solar installers in your region for personalized solar estimates. Tesla…
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