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 Post subject: Re: Port Phillip Bridge
PostPosted: 09 Jul 2017, 23:44 
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Melbourne's Bay Bridge - Electric, autonomous drive semi-trucks.

The worlds new electric, autonomous trucks are being announced this September.

Once again; the order book is already full. Tesla has already made over 80,000 fully electric cars and release their truck launch this September. What this means for MBBridge is that potentially electric powered trucks fuelled by power from MBBridge will be using MBBridge one day.

Tesla produced the first $35,000 fully autonomous; fully electric; regenerative power braking mass production vehicle last Friday. The first of about 400,000 that have pre-paid deposits on order. Volume output of 20,000 vehicles monthly is expected by December.

Australia produces lithium and bauxite used in the aluminium rechargeable fuel cells.

https://qz.com/874589/rio-tinto-is-using-self-driving-416-ton-trucks-to-haul-raw-materials-around-australia/

So, typically electric motors power the wheel hubs in large tonnage mine haulage trucks powered by diesel motor driven electric generators on-board. Tesla's next step is to use electric drive to semi's.

In the hour-glass bulbous reservoir of Port Phillip Bay is a massive tidal reservoir focused inside The Heads where the MBBridge will go across. Water at 832 times the power density of wind is waiting to provide regular, reliable and free renewable power more efficient than today's best wind.

Power to plug-in the cars and trucks and get away from fossil fuels and diesel.



http://m.timesofindia.com/auto/miscellaneous/worlds-longest-sea-bridge-to-have-electric-vehicle-charging-stations/articleshow/59515035.cms


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 Post subject: Re: Port Phillip Bridge
PostPosted: 10 Jul 2017, 23:30 
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Melbourne's Bay Bridge - And suddenly experts are everywhere!

But; they still can't see it in front of their noses!

https://www.gizmodo.com.au/2017/07/what-experts-have-to-say-about-teslas-giant-australian-battery/

Port Phillip Bay; the largest Hydro water storage in Victoria.

Victoria is the home of the 'extension line' to S.A. And Victoria is the State that just this year lost Hazelwood generation of 800mw. It's Victoria facing 20 per cent electricity price hikes and reliability of supply questions. No crisis in Victoria? No public discussion on MBBridge combined with tide current Hydro? Can't see it?


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 Post subject: Re: Port Phillip Bridge
PostPosted: 13 Jul 2017, 02:17 
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Melbourne's Bay Bridge - "Renewables don't need subsidies."

Okay; MBBridge is a 'transport' topic; but, also fuel albeit electricity generated by tide-hydro or; other renewables can be a directly relevant part of this MBBridge.

[url]Renewables ‘don’t need’ subsidies - The Australian 23/07/'17
https://apple.news/AHqPxsDSlT7WsNn7jOfbHIQ[/url]

"Divided opinions? A bit like two divided coastlines.. ;-)


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 Post subject: Re: Port Phillip Bridge
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Melbournes Bay Bridge - 'A line through the sand.'

http://www.smh.com.au/business/energy/what-elon-musks-investment-tells-us-about-our-energy-crisis-20170714-gxb3i7.html

"Currently, some 76 per cent of Australia's electricity is drawn from coal fired power stations.."

Elon Musk says: "Coal doesn't have a long term future. The writing is on the wall."

Australia's renewable energy agency is investing $5.65 million into 'tidal energy' right now: but, are avoiding Port Phillip Bay with its narrow 'rip-tide' neck focal point. Why?

https://www.infrastructureaustralia.com/utilities/arena-funds-tidal-mapping-project-future-energy/amp/

"..led by the Australian Maritime College in partnership with CSIRO, the University of Queensland and industry partners."

Elon Musk CEO of Tesla.. Bloomberg news today..


And yes; that's a famous bridge as news a backdrop.. :)


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Melbourne Bay Bridge - Sydney Bridge toll rise..

http://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2017-07-19/sydney-harbour-bridge-toll-hike-revealed-in-government-documents/8720520?pfmredir=sm

MBBridge would generate electricity and profits that could substantially contribute to its cost of construction; unlike Sydney's Harbour Bridge..


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 Post subject: Re: Port Phillip Bridge
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Melbourne's Bay Bridge - Alicia Keys sings: 'A visual & audio treat.'.

Melbourne is 'up there' like 'New York' when it comes to 'liveability' and in Australia more people daily are calling Melbourne 'home' than anywhere else in Australia. There's an Immigration queue over a year long, more likely two years if approval comes for you to immigrate here.

So; why? Well listen to these lyrics and watch the original 'video clip' from YouTube posted below and ask yourself who can win? Melbourne or, New York. Whose bridge will inspire you?





Wow! Gorgeous; "Here." "Right here in my backyard." "Imagine us."

Alicia Keys presents an Architectural feast.. ( exemplary performance)!


There's none; literally no bridge in the world with more 'power' and inspiring potential than Melbourne's Bay Bridge. I think that's very, very important. Don't you?

Enjoy! :D :mrgreen: :D :oops: :oops:


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