Green Deals: Emerson Sensi Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat w/ HomeKit $94, more

Amazon offers the Emerson Sensi Wi-Fi Thermostat with HomeKit support for $94.34 shipped. That’s good for $35 off the original price, down $10-$15 from most retailers and an Amazon all-time low. Although it doesn’t sport as nice a look as the Nest Thermostat, Emerson’s alternative still has HomeKit compatibility, smartphone features, scheduling and more. Rated 4.1/5 stars by over 3,500 Amazon reviewers.

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Tesla commits to 1,000 Superchargers in China by end of 2017

Tesla posted a new video that highlights the company’s expansion across the Chinese market, including its commitment to have 1,000 Superchargers in place in China by the end of 2017. The company sold its first Model S in 2014, and in only three short years has already delivered thousands of Model S and Model X vehicles. Tesla’s […]

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2017 Frankfurt gallery: the best pictures from this year’s show

The 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show is now open to the public now and will run until Sunday, September 24. Here are some of the best pictures from Frankfurt – enjoy! When you’re finished, get more Frankfurt Motor Show coverage right here.

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This weird ‘organic’ battery tech claiming to charge an EV in 5 mins raises $60 million led by Daimler

Israel-based startup StoreDot has been making waves in the battery world for the past few years.

It has been hard to gauge the credibility of its technology, but it now gets a big thumbs-up from some major players with a new $60 million round of investment to bring their battery tech to production. more…

Mazda electric car, VW e-Golf prices, India vs China, green-car deals: Today’s Car News

Today, we’ve got new details on Mazda’s 2020 electric car, a deal for Prius owners on a Hyundai hybrid, a longer list of green-car deals for the month, and a significant new report on why smaller turbocharged engines don’t deliver what they promise. Al…

2017 Volkswagen e-Golf priced at $30,495

Volkswagen of America announced today the pricing of the 2017 e-Golf. The starting Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the e-Golf SE is $30,495 plus destination ($820). Volkswagen’s fully-electric e-Golf is upgraded for model year 2017, with a longer EPA-estimated range, better fuel economy and more power than its predecessor. For 2017, Volkswagen is using […]

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How to remove Tesla Model 3 aero wheel covers

A video surfaced on YouTube that reveals long-awaited details on Tesla’s Model 3 aero wheels. The aero wheels, which have been the focus of much debate as Model 3 fans and reservation holders discuss their aesthetic value, have removable covers that can be snapped onto Model 3s’ factory 18-inch wheels for added aerodynamic benefits. In the video, a matte black […]

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