Here’s where Big Oil stands on climate plans – and it’s not good

Major US and European oil and gas companies are failing to meet the bare minimum of their promises to reach net zero by 2050 in order to align with the Paris Agreement, according to a new study released today.

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Stellantis and Samsung SDI announce joint venture to build 33 GWh battery plant in US

Kokomo, Indiana, may not be the location the Beach Boys were singing about, but its definitely the current tune of both Stellantis and Samsung SDI, as the two announced a joint venture to build a US EV battery plant there. Together, the global automaker and battery manufacturer will invest over $2.5 billion to bring a slew of new EV jobs to Kokomo and its surrounding areas.

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Bank of America doubles down on Electrify America EV chargers at its branch locations

Building off a relationship that began years ago, Bank of America and Electrify America have announced that the former will double its number of financial centers equipped with EV charging stations by the end of 2023.

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Tesla’s permit for its battery factory in Texas is challenged by environmentalists

A group of environmentalists is asking the city of Austin to withhold Tesla’s permit for its upcoming battery cathode material factory next to Gigafactory Texas over concerns about water supply along the Colorado River.

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RYOBI’s 54-inch riding mower handles 3.5 acres per charge at $400 off, more in New Green Deals

Don’t let your yard work be a source of pollution this summer by using gas-powered lawn care tools. Today only, Home Depot is discounting quite a few lawn care tools, including a massive RYOBI 54-inch riding mower, at up to $400 off. We have a few of our top picks down below, which includes the 54-inch riding mower down below, helping you get rid of gas and oil from your yard care routine. We also have a wide selection of Tesla, Greenworks, and other e-bike discounts in today’s New Green Deals, so you won’t want to miss that either.

Head below for other New Green Deals that we’ve found today and of course Electrek’s best EV buying and leasing deals. Also, check out the new Electrek Tesla Shop for the best deals on Tesla accessories.

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