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The EU economy is accelerating in the third quarter. Portugal Resisting Cycle – Energy



The EU economy is accelerating in the third quarter.  Portugal Resisting Cycle - Energy

The economies of the 27 member states of the European Union as a whole grew by 2.1% in the third consecutive quarter, slightly increasing their pace of growth from the previous quarter. Nevertheless, Portugal in countercycle: Between July and September, Portugal’s economy slowed down, although it grew above average.

According to a quick estimate of GDP and employment released on Tuesday, November 16, EurostatAs the growth of the EU economy as a whole, and only 27 member countries, accelerated in the third quarter of the year compared to the previous three months. In the 27th year, the GDP grew by 2.1% (in the second quarter – by 2.2%); if we consider only countries with a single currency, the economy grew by 2.1% (compared to 2% in the second quarter).

Eurostat now confirms that Portugal grew 2.9% between July and September after the economy grew 4.4% in the previous quarter, according to the National Institute of Statistics (INE) at the end of October.

This slowdown is also noticeable in other EU countries, such as Lithuania or Latvia, where new waves of the covid-19 pandemic began to make themselves felt in early August.

On the other hand, the EU also has large economies such as Spain and France, which have accelerated strongly compared to the previous quarter: Spain’s GDP grew 2% in the chain after growing 1.1% in the previous quarter, while the French the economy grew 3% after growing 1.3% in the second quarter.

On an annualized basis, there has been a slowdown: Eurozone GDP grew by 3.7% and EU GDP increased by 3.9% in the third quarter after growing by 14.2% and 13.7% respectively in the previous quarter. …

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The same is happening in Portugal: after the Portuguese GDP grew by 16.1% in the second quarter, it grew by 4.2% from July to September.

Employment increased by 0.9%
Employment also accelerated in the European Union and the Eurozone, according to Eurostat. After employment rose by 0.8% and 0.7% respectively in the second quarter, it increased by 0.9% in both groups of countries.

There was also an acceleration in employment growth year-on-year, as employment rose 2% in the eurozone and 2.1% in the EU in the third quarter of this year, after rising 1.9% in both areas in the second quarter. quarter.

(News updated at 10:40)

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Everything has been delivered. 10 Bugatti Centodieci are already in the hands of the owners



Everything has been delivered.  10 Bugatti Centodieci are already in the hands of the owners

OAll Bugatti Centodieci have been delivered, the Molsheim-based brand said on Monday. Cristiano Ronaldo received the number 07 in October this year. and Bugatti has now revealed that the latest unit – #10 – is already in the possession of its owner.

“The Centodieci combines all the values ​​of the Bugatti brand in an extraordinary package: rarity, innovation, heritage, craftsmanship and unrivaled performance. The production batch of 10 units was so in demand by our customers that it was sold before the Centodieci. was even officially presented,” said Christophe Piochon, president of Bugatti.

This latest example is finished in Quartz White with carbon fiber trim on the bottom and matte grilles. The brake calipers are painted in Light Blue Sport, as is the logo on the rear that refers to the EB110, the iconic Bugatti model that inspired this Centodieci. Inside, the predominant color is also blue, as you can see in the images above.

This block is powered by the same block as the other nine instances. The 8.0-liter W16 with four turbines is capable of developing 1600 hp. In terms of performance, this allows the Centodieci to hit 100 km/h in just 2.4 seconds and reach a top speed of 380 km/h.

Recall that each unit costs the owners eight million euros before taxes.

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The first Dacia hybrid. “The cheapest hybrid family on the market”



The first Dacia hybrid.  "The cheapest hybrid family on the market"

BUT Dacia revealed this Monday that the hybrid engine has been available since March on the Jogger, the Romanian brand’s model known to be available with a seven-seat variant.

The Jogger Hybrid 140, Dacia’s first hybrid, will hit dealerships in March, but customers can expect and order it as early as January.

The price has been revealed by Dacia and since it’s only available in the seven-seater SL Extreme, it starts at €28,800. The brand claims it is “the most affordable hybrid family car on the market.”

Available in six existing colors to celebrate the launch of this hybrid, there will be a slate gray version, as you can see in the images above.

Equipped with a 1.6 liter four-cylinder petrol engine with 90 hp, the Jogger is also powered by two electric motors (a 50 hp engine and a high-voltage starter-generator). The total power is 140 horsepower. The electric transmission is automatic, four-speed, connected to an internal combustion engine, and two speeds are connected to an electric motor. This combined technology was possible, according to Dacia, only due to the lack of clutch.

Combined with the energy recovery levels of the 1.2kWh (230V) battery pack and the efficiency of the automatic transmission, regenerative braking delivers all-electric traction on 80% of urban journeys and saves up to 40% of fuel compared to a combustion engine vehicle.

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See how Tesla tests its electric Semi truck in the worst-case scenarios



Tesla Semi camião elétrico testes

Tesla has finally been able to bring its long-awaited Semi to market. This electric truck promises to revolutionize transportation and bring all the unique characteristics of this type of electric vehicle to this class of vehicles.

Now that the first units have been delivered, there is hope that they will finally be mass-produced and reach more transport companies. With so many promises to be kept, a new video is now emerging showing Tesla testing its Semi truck under worst-case scenarios.

Tesla Semi is already on the market

Like all Tesla electric vehicles, Semi follows the same line of creating a unique design associated with a platform with the most modern technology available. The proof is in what was presented to the public and surprised most people.

To prove the quality of this new proposal, Tesla published in your LinkedIn account new video. In it, he reveals some of the testing he's done to determine the strength and quality of the Semi's design and its (potential) durability.

Tests to prove its durability

It has been revealed that the Tesla electric truck is subjected to numerous tests and its application in the worst scenarios that drivers may face. It doesn't stop at the ruggedness of the Semi's designs, but goes further and focuses on the motors and batteries themselves.

This is the proof that many have been waiting for to ensure that this new proposal is not limited to a lot of autonomy. Its resistance is great and will provide greater durability, further enhancing the Semi's value and performance.

high quality electric truck

Tesla has already showcased the Semi's quality with a video showing its truck driving roughly 500 miles on just one charge. The big news here is that he managed to make this long journey with a maximum load of about 37 tons.

Now Tesla remains to widely place the Semi on the market. At the moment, only a few companies have access to this new product, with a very long list of pending deliveries, who want to start mass-using this electric truck offering.

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