Russia may introduce online voting as early as in 2021 – official

A member of Russia’s Central Elections Commission has told reporters that the country might introduce online voting, similar to systems used in Switzerland and Estonia, for the 2021 parliamentary elections. “Considering the scale of the Russian Federation’s territory we have to start using internet voting. I think that we will possibly do something already in […]

150km in 25 minutes: India’s hyperloop test-track to open in 2021

India has pulled ahead in the race to build a hyperloop after pledging to construct a route to connect Mumbai with the city of Pune. When completed, passengers will be able to travel the 150-kilometer journey in 25 minutes. The proposed route will include a detour via the airport in Mumbai. Travelling the route by […]

Richard Branson reveals plans for global Hyperloop high-speed transport system by 2021

Sir Richard Branson will bring a super fast hyper loop transport system to India, before rolling out a global high-speed transport system by 2021. Virgin Hyperloop One will test its technology in the country over the next few years ahead of launching a global working system by 2021. Passengers will be taken from Pune’s city […]

T-Mobile details plan for 100 percent renewable energy by 2021

Committing to renewable energy may be a bit of a publicity stunt, but it’s one that’s good for the environment and has positive effects. Today, T-Mobile joined the ranks of companies that have made that pledge, committing to 100 percent renewable electricity by 2021. It also joined RE100, the global initiative of companies that have […]

Follow the Current: Infiniti to Launch Its First EV in 2021

– Following the unveiling of  its provocative Q Inspiration concept, Infiniti has released a statement loosely detailing its plans to incorporate electric propulsion into its lineup in the near future. Starting in 2021, nearly all newly launched models will include either a hybrid or an EV variant, with Infiniti’s first electric vehicle launching the same year. – Infiniti […]

New Alabama Plant Will Build Toyota Corollas, Mazda Crossovers by 2021

– Japanese automakers Toyota and Mazda on Wednesday announced plans to build a mammoth $ 1.6 billion joint-venture plant in Alabama that will eventually employ about 4000 people. Several states had competed for the coveted project, which will be able to turn out 300,000 vehicles per year and produce the Toyota Corolla compact car for North […]