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Evida opens PH to 30 cutting-edge transport innovations

The Philippines has legislated the electrification of its transport industry. With the Electric Vehicle Industry Development Act (Evida) officially becoming Republic Act 11697, its expansive scope opens up a whole new world of opportunities for the country and its transport and automotive sectors. It makes it more possible for mainstream Philippine society to experience cutting-edge …

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Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore’s meatless journey leads to her becoming Quorn’s ‘chief mom officer’

Some time ago, Plant Based News reported that Cardi B, one of the world’s biggest entertainers with more than 20 million Twitter followers, said: “I want to go vegan.” The problem? “I love meat,” the rapper said. Plant Based News continued: “Through various posts, the musician explained that stomach and digestive problems were causing her …

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MIAS 2022

MIAS 2022: Going live, onsite, and displaying more electric vehicles!

Ongoing from April 7 to 10, 2022, is the country’s premier auto show, the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS), which is once more being held at the spacious World Trade Center Metro Manila. The automotive industry’s biggest and most prestigious companies are showcasing their best and latest vehicles. The TessDrive crew covers the opening day …

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Diabetes

Here’s how to lower your risk for type 2 Diabetes

Hint: It most probably involves doing away with eating animal-based protein Long-term studies show that the consumption of animal products like meat, poultry, eggs, dairy and fish carry with it a high risk of developing type 2 diabetes. A quick look at thediabetesandhealthclinic.com shows a list of the compelling reasons why people with the lowest intake of …

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DOST R&D arm cooks up food innovations to improve industry, boost MSMEs

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought additional burdens to many micro-to-small-medium enterprises (MSMEs) as they have needed to adapt and change products and mode of business transactions to comply with health and travel restrictions. Finding solutions to the problems of private companies and MSMEs through research and development (R&D) is the objective of the Collaborative Research …

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22 of the most important ecomobility trends that began in 2021

Here’s the 22 ecomobility trends worldwide that began in 2021, which we think will have major implications in how the global transport and mobility industries will navigate their way towards environmental sustainability during this decade. 1: Lilium develops 7-Seater electric vertical take-off and landing jet In a bid to position itself as the global leader …

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Initial studies on use of 100% sustainable aviation fuels in commercial jets underway

A team of aerospace specialists launched the world’s first in-flight emissions study using 100% sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on a wide-body commercial passenger aircraft. Teaming up with German research center DLR, Rolls-Royce, and SAF producer Neste, Airbus has started the pioneering Emission and Climate Impact of Alternative Fuels (Eclif3) project, looking into the effects of …

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Vegan Korean Heavyweight Kainan

TessDrive PH’s intrepid vegan food hunters Nona Andaya-Castillo (breastfeeding advocate and vegan activist), Custer C. Deocaris (scientist and radio host), and Aries B. Espinosa (TessDrive.com editor-in-chief) are at it again, this time tracking down the most delectable vegan version of the world-famous “samgyeopsal” at Chef Lilibeth Camposano’s vibrant kitchen. Our always-hungry “mukbangers” are handed full-meal …

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100 kms in 5 minutes: Hyundai Ioniq 5 EV crossover’s fast charging obliterates range anxiety

With the recent rollout of its latest full-electric crossover the Ioniq 5 built upon its new E-GMP (Electric Global Modular Platform), Hyundai pushes EV technology into a new era of safe, efficient, and high-performing mobility experience. The Ioniq 5 has also apparently broken the barrier that has kept many motorists from trying out EVs: The …

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World’s 1st full-size wind-powered RoRo set to be operational by 2025

First, there was the Oceanbird concept—a car-carrying vessel designed to utilize wind as its primary source of power. This time, the Norwegian maritime industry group Wilhelmsen introduced another ground-breaking maritime innovation. Presenting the Orcelle Wind—the ship builder’s wind-powered pure car and truck carrier capable of achieving up to 90% reduced emissions than today’s most efficient …

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