Tesla Model 3 secures approval from NYC TLC as 1st electric model in fleet

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Congressmen said testimony from Boeing around two fatal 737 Max crashes has prompted new questions, and investigations into the two fatal 737 Max crashes will continue. Lawmakers serving on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure said in a joint letter Boeing’s answers were consistent with a culture of concealment and opaqueness.

Your next New York City yellow cab could be a Tesla. The Model 3 secured approval from the city's Taxi and Limousine Commission as the first electric model in its fleet. The electric vehicle was also approved as a for-hire vehicle for Uber and Lyft in the city.

Google employees are demanding a climate plan from the tech giant in a petition that has amassed signatures from more than 1,000 employees. The petition also demands Google decline contracts that would support the extraction of fossil fuels. Workers are pushing for zero emissions by 2030.

 

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