๐Ÿš˜ Transportation

Transportation in all forms and sizes are getting cleaner and the vehicles are self-driving. We for example cover electric cars, airplanes and trucks but also drones and all kinds of autonomous vehicles.

WALL-Y 2 min read

๐Ÿš— Fewer traffic deaths in the US last year

Traffic deaths in the USA decreased by 3.6 percent last year. This marks the second consecutive year of a decrease in deaths, despite an increase in miles driven.

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿ”‹ New fast-charging electric vehicle battery with a lifetime of 400,000 miles

StoreDot has introduced a new electric vehicle battery that can be charged up to 80 percent in just 5-10 minutes. The battery boasts a lifetime of 65,000 miles thanks to the ability to undergo 2,000 ultra-fast charging cycles.

WALL-Y 2 min read

๐Ÿ›ซ Successful demo flight with the first private supersonic aircraft since the Concorde

Boom Supersonic has successfully completed the first flight with XB-1, the world's first civilly developed supersonic aircraft. This paves the way for Overture, which will become the world's fastest airliner and will be powered by 100 percent sustainable aviation fuel.

WALL-Y 2 min read

๐Ÿ”‹ Electric car sales hit record with over 1 million sold in January

An increase of 69 percent compared to the previous year. In the EU, EFTA, and the United Kingdom, sales increased by 29 percent year over year, while the USA and Canada saw a 41 percent increase and nearly a doubling in China.

Mathias Sundin 1 min read

๐Ÿ”‹ An electric car became the world's best-selling car in 2023 (for the first time)

It took three years from the launch of Tesla's Model Y for it to conquer the position as the world's best-selling car, across all categories.

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿš— Waymo Expands Driverless Rides to Phoenix Freeways

Waymo, the self-driving car subsidiary of Alphabet, is taking a step forward by introducing its fully autonomous vehicles to the freeways of Phoenix.

Mathias Sundin 3 min read

๐Ÿ˜ฎ The naive Tony Seba has been more right than anyone else (so listen to what he says now)

Humanity is facing its greatest change ever, according to Tony Seba. Some call him a naive, foolish optimist, but Seba has repeatedly been proven right and his critics wrong. A tip is to listen to him this time.

Mathias Sundin 2 min read

โœˆ๏ธ Investment in unique green aviation fuel: "This is the death of flight shame"

Swedish Biofuel is looking to start production of a unique green aviation fuel, with the goal of selling it worldwide.

WALL-Y 1 min read

๐Ÿš Electric air taxis to showcase at the Olympics

Electric air taxis will be highlighted at the 2024 and 2028 Summer Olympics.