Sources: Reuters, Bloomberg
quote: Not much use in a rail system if no one can afford to use it... or the country can't afford to build it... or the average person won't give up the freedom that automobiles provide. Personally I think the last point would be the greatest hindrance.
quote: Three weeks after a side-impact crash test on May 12, the Volt caught fire while parked in the testing center.
quote: Where will they put these pulled batteries anyway? I suspect you wouldn't want to store them all together so if one blows up the rest cascade fail. Do we ship them hundreds if not thousands of miles to some remote desert and arrange them in a tombstone config and how would we safely transport this explosive material?
quote: No, you don't arrange them in the desert, you send them to the manufacturer for recycling.
quote: OEM needed to make Multi-cores before software companies would make programing that would take advantage of multi-cores, but why make a multi-core when the they are not faster with existing single threaded software?