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Daily EV Recap: Tesla asks shareholders to move to Texas

Daily EV Recap: Tesla asks shareholders to move to Texas

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is now available 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 soon as they’re available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla Semi has been pushed ‘well beyond expectations’ by a new customer These new EV charging features are coming to Google Maps Tesla asks shareholders to move to Texas and re-pass Elon Musk’s massive compensation plan How Gogoro is making the world’s largest EV battery swapping network greener Kia has the ‘secret sauce’ for affordable EVs in the US Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at [email protected]. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show! FTC: We use income earning auto affiliate links. More. …

Daily EV Recap: China looks to export EVs by the hundreds of thousands

Daily EV Recap: China looks to export EVs by the hundreds of thousands

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is now available 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 soon as they’re available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Formula E again delays debut of 600kW mid-race charging This lamppost EV charger just went commercial in the US Tesla releases more details on Powerwall 3, confirms cheaper stack coming Electric cars are saving Americans billions — even people who don’t drive them China is exporting so many EVs that it needs more ships – a lot more Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at [email protected]. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!  Add Electrek to your Google News feed.  FTC: We …

Daily EV Recap: Gigafactory India might be in the works

Daily EV Recap: Gigafactory India might be in the works

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is now available 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 soon as they’re available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla Cybertruck teardown shows battery pack is ‘half empty’ and we are confused Geely just unveiled the Panda Kart mini EV and it’s sporty cute Elon Musk is rumored to go to India, sparking speculation of Tesla factory announcement Hyundai IONIQ 5 N to compete at Pikes Peak hoping to set record SUV crossover climb times Tesla reveals humanoid robot technology through new patents Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at [email protected]. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show!  Add Electrek to …

Daily EV Recap: New batteries make 1300 mile range possible

Daily EV Recap: New batteries make 1300 mile range possible

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is now available 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 soon as they’re available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla brings 0% interest loans to China as it loses market share Ford takes second in US EV market after sales climb 86% as lower prices take effect BYD’s affordable Seagull EV poised to arrive as the UK’s cheapest electric car This new solid-state battery cell claims to set industry records, could offer over 1,300 mile range As massive earthquake rocks Taiwan and shutters trains, battery-swapping e-scooters rush in Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at [email protected]. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover …

Daily EV Recap: Tesla Releases Disastrous Q1 2024 Delivery Results

Daily EV Recap: Tesla Releases Disastrous Q1 2024 Delivery Results

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is now available 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 soon as they’re available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Tesla regains BEV global leader crown from BYD amid tough quarter Tesla’s EV growth might be gone, but energy storage is still surging Hyundai IONIQ 5 sets new US sales record in March as EV sales surge 100% Car companies have been screwing up e-bikes for longer than you think Tesla (TSLA) releases Q1 2024 deliveries: disastrous results Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at [email protected]. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover the show! Add Electrek to your Google News feed.  FTC: We …

Daily EV Recap: Tesla’s Model 3 Plaid nears release

Daily EV Recap: Tesla’s Model 3 Plaid nears release

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is now available 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 soon as they’re available. Stories we discuss in this episode (with links): Ford Mustang Mach-E price cuts are proving affordable EVs are in demand Tesla gives rare update on Tesla Semi electric truck program BYD sold over 300,000 EVs in Q1, but is it enough to keep its lead over Tesla? China’s largest carmaker to cut thousands of jobs at its joint ventures with GM and Volkswagen It certainly looks like Tesla is about to unveil the Model 3 Ludicrous tonight Listen & Subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify TuneIn Share your thoughts! Drop us a line at [email protected]. You can also rate us in Apple Podcasts or recommend us in Overcast to help more people discover …

’90 Day Fiancé’ Recap: Emily Gets Pressured to Marry Kobe in Traditional Cameroonian Wedding

’90 Day Fiancé’ Recap: Emily Gets Pressured to Marry Kobe in Traditional Cameroonian Wedding

Emily and her parents’ trip to Cameroon to meet Kobe’s family and learn about his culture took a wild turn on Sunday’s episode of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?, when Kobe sprung the fact that he and his family wanted him and Emily to get married in Cameroon in a traditional ceremony so that his father could recognize their marriage as legit. Kobe and Emily were already married in America. On this season of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?, Kobe is taking Emily, their kids and her parents to Cameroon. It’s the first time Kobe has been back in his home country since meeting Emily in China, then eventually getting married, having kids and settling down in Kansas with her, and the trip has been emotional for him. On Sunday’s episode, Kobe broke down in tears as his parents and 10 siblings finally met Emily and his in-laws, while Emily and her parents definitely experienced culture shock in Cameroon. Kobe’s dad, Isadore, emotionally thanked Emily’s dad, David, for loving Kobe like he was …

’90 Day Fiancé’ Recap: Nicole Threatens to Send Mahmoud ‘Back to F**king Egypt’ After Triggering Incident

’90 Day Fiancé’ Recap: Nicole Threatens to Send Mahmoud ‘Back to F**king Egypt’ After Triggering Incident

Nicole isn’t having it when it comes to Mahmoud’s behavior since moving to Los Angeles from Egypt to give their marriage one final shot. Just one day after Mahmoud landed in America with a sour attitude, the two got into an epic fight on Sunday’s episode of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? when Mahmoud seemingly checked out another Muslim woman in front of Nicole. Nicole is back in Los Angeles on this season of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? after her failed attempt to live in Egypt with Mahmoud. Nicole could not adapt to the more conservative culture in Egypt as well as Mahmoud and his family’s strict Islam beliefs. Mahmoud reluctantly decided to move to America to save the marriage and immediately after landing, it was obvious he wasn’t happy and was also experiencing culture shock. While Nicole blamed his grumpy attitude on him being tired from the flight, the next morning it continued. Mahmoud thought the donuts she bought were way too sweet and asked her how she could even eat …

VOA Immigration Weekly Recap, March 24-30

VOA Immigration Weekly Recap, March 24-30

Editor’s note: Here is a look at immigration-related news around the U.S. this week. Questions? Tips? Comments? Email the VOA immigration team: [email protected]. US adds 12,000 Special Immigrant Visas for Afghans U.S. lawmakers included in the recent $1.2 trillion package of spending bills an additional 12,000 Special Immigrant Visas (SIVs) for Afghans who supported the U.S. mission in Afghanistan and extended the program through the end of 2025. While advocates welcomed the news, they said it is still 20,000 SIVs short of what they requested. VOA’s immigration reporter Aline Barros has more. Group trains migrants to help solve US construction labor shortage The United States is in dire need of construction workers, a builders’ industry group says. Nonprofits argue that the newly arrived migrants that have overwhelmed some U.S. cities in recent months could help. But not everyone agrees. Joti Rekhi reports from New York City. Senate to receive impeachment articles against Mayorkas on April 10 The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives will deliver two articles of impeachment against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to …

’90 Day Fiancé’ Recap: Mahmoud Immediately Hates It in America With Nicole

’90 Day Fiancé’ Recap: Mahmoud Immediately Hates It in America With Nicole

Nicole and Mahmoud’s first night in America together definitely didn’t go the way Nicole planned. On Sunday’s episode of 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?, Mahmoud arrived in Los Angeles to give their marriage another shot after Nicole couldn’t adapt to living in Egypt, but he wasn’t happy or excited to say the least. Nicole and Mahmoud went through serious issues during their season of 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way when she attempted to live in Egypt due to Nicole not being able to adapt to the conservative culture and Mahmoud’s strict Islam faith. Nicole, 40, moved back to L.A. and Mahmoud, 31, agreed to come to America although he didn’t want to. On Sunday’s episode, an excited Nicole met him at the airport with a sign for him. Although Mahmoud smiled and said he loved her, he didn’t want to kiss her on the lips even though she repeatedly tried. He admitted to the producers that Nicole’e behavior made him uncomfortable. He also didn’t like that her dress showed her stomach. “She lives like …