The Next Electric Vehicles Could Be Planes. They Won’t Take Off Soon.

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Patents are being filed now, but electric planes are generations away.


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Electric vehicles are taking over the automotive world. But can they also take over commercial aviation? It’s a question that doesn’t come up all that often.

But electrification comes up a lot in other settings. EV behemoth

Tesla

(ticker: TSLA) hosted its battery-technology day Tuesday evening and outlined plans to cut battery costs by

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Sales at classic car dealership in Denver accelerate during pandemic

Co-owner and CEO Britt Douglas with “one of his all-time favorite” cars in the showroom, a Ford Bronco with a Corvette motor. (Photo: Lily O’Neill, BusinessDen)

DENVER (KDVR) — When the pandemic arrived, and the economy dipped, Britt Douglas expected his business to take a toll.

As one of

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GM to invest more than $2 billion in the U.S. to increase EV production

Engines assembled as they make their way through the assembly line at the General Motors (GM) manufacturing plant in Spring Hill, Tennessee, August 22, 2019.

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General Motors is investing about $2.2 billion in its U.S. manufacturing operations, largely to increase production of electric vehicles, the company announced Tuesday.

The investment is the latest for the Detroit automaker as it pivots toward EVs under GM CEO Mary

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Redwood Logistics Partners with Loadsure to Provide Cargo Insurance to Transportation Network

–RedwoodConnect users will gain access to automated all-risk cargo insurance platform–

CHICAGO, Oct. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Redwood Logistics announced today a partnership with Loadsure, an on-demand, all-risk cargo load insurance platform. Powered by automation and machine learning, this end-to-end digital insurance solution can be made available to shippers through RedwoodConnect, Redwood’s flagship supply chain integration platform-as-a-service (iPaaS) platform.

Loadsure, an international Insurtech Managing General Agent (MGA) and

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