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Experts Conclude Shifting US Power Mix Does Not Endanger System Reliability

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June 20th, 2017 by Joshua S HillTwo months after newly-minted US Energy Secretary Rick Perry sought answers about the reliability and market rules of the US electricity grid, a new ...

Renewable Energy Provides More Electricity Than Nuclear Power In US

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June 27th, 2017 by Joshua S HillRenewable energy sources are now providing more electricity than nuclear power for the first time ever in the United States, according to figures issued ...

Pedestrians & Cyclists Add To Vancouver’s Downtown Businesses

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June 26th, 2017 by Roy L HalesOriginally published on the ECOreport. Contrary to what some urban business owners expected, the global shift to alternate transportation has not adversely effected their ...

Panasonic HIT Solar Panel Sets New Record For High Temperature Efficiency

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June 27th, 2017 by Steve HanleyWhen we think of solar panel efficiency, we usually think in terms of how much of the sunlight hitting the panel gets converted into electricity.

2020 Tokyo Olympics Plan For Self-Driving Cars

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June 25th, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanThe 2020 Olympics are around the corner and the Tokyo Olympics organizers plan to service the crowds and athletes with driverless cab service — full ...

Look Before You Laugh: US Energy Sec’y Rick Perry Kinda Sorta Gets Climate Change Right

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June 21st, 2017 by Tina CaseyErmigod the Intertubes are absolutely having a field day with Monday’s CNBC interview featuring US Energy Secretary Rick Perry. As chief of the Energy Department,

Investing In The Future

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June 24th, 2017 by Zachary ShahanInvesting is sort of always kind of supposed to be about the future, right? The challenge that has faced many an investor is that the ...

Tesla Model 3 Interior Webinar: Predictions, Preparations, & Prayers (#Electrifying)

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June 20th, 2017 by Zachary ShahanWe’re LIVE. Our first CleanTechnica webinar, part of a webinar series titled #Electrifying, is now live. Log in via that link or check us out ...

Middle East & Africa Wind Capacity Set To Increase By 40 Gigawatts By 2026, Predicts MAKE

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June 20th, 2017 by Joshua S HillNew wind power capacity in the Middle East and Africa region in 2016 amounted to 676 megawatts, but MAKE Consulting expects the region’s capacity ...

Canada Is Now 1.7 Degrees Warmer Than In 1948

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June 26th, 2017 by Roy L HalesOriginally published on the ECOreport. Average global temperatures keep rising. While 2016 is the warmest year on record, the previous record was set in ...

The Beam Interview Series, Edition 38: Martin Baart Of Ecoligo

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June 25th, 2017 by The BeamCleanTechnica keeps on publishing some of The Beam interviews and opinion pieces twice a week. The Beam magazine takes a modern perspective on the energy ...

Trump Administration May Remove Rule Forcing Electric Vehicles To Emit Noise At Low Speeds, + Rear-View Mirror Requirements

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June 25th, 2017 by James AyreThe Trump Administration’s ongoing push to review and possibly undo various regulations may lead to the undoing of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) ...

13 Volvo Electric Buses To Enter Service In Malmö

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June 26th, 2017 by Steve HanleyNobina, the public transportation operator in Malmö, Sweden, will add 13 new Volvo 7900 electric buses to its fleet by the end of 2017. The ...

It Takes Smart People To Make Smart Cities Work

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June 27th, 2017 by Steve HanleyImagine you live in a smart city of the future. As you commute to work in your connected car, the traffic lights are all green.

What Tesla Model 3 Buyers Need To Know (About EVs & Model 3)

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June 20th, 2017 by Kyle FieldThe good folks over at EV Annex have created a beautiful infographic that lays out the basics of the Tesla Model 3 for the masses ...

Kochs & Cronies Conspire To Corrupt Elementary School Curriculum

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June 19th, 2017 by Steve HanleyThe most sinister force in public education in America’s heartland goes by the rather benign name of the Oklahoma Energy Resources Board. OERB is funded ...

Rumor: Tesla Shanghai Factory To Be Announced Soon

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June 20th, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Gas2. Rumors of a new Tesla factory in Shanghai, China, have been flying around the internet for months. And just as quickly ...

Houston Will Experience Increasingly Catastrophic Flooding Over The Coming Decades

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June 19th, 2017 by James AyreWhile Houston, Texas, is already regularly home to some of the worst flooding events that occur within the US, the reality is that, thanks to ...

Stuttgart: A City Caught Between Two Worlds Part 2 (CleanTechnica Exclusive)

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June 20th, 2017 by Kyle FieldThe City of Stuttgart in Germany is a case study in the clash between the old world & industries that humans have developed over the ...

The Beam #4 Coming In July

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June 27th, 2017 by The BeamThe Beam is a tri-annual sustainability-focused print publication covering the energy transition and the race to a zero carbon economy. Does the name ring a ...

Siemens Gamesa Installs 6 Megawatt Wind Turbines On Floating Foundations For Hywind Scotland

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June 27th, 2017 by Joshua S HillNewly anointed Siemens Gamesa has completed the installation of five 6-megawatt turbines on floating foundations in Stord, Norway, to be then towed to Scottish ...

Polestar Now An Electric Sports Car Company!

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June 21st, 2017 by Jo BorrásOriginally published on Gas2. Polestar has been making a name for itself on race tracks around the world by providing some of the closest and ...

5 Oil Majors Risk 30% Of Potential Investments On Unnecessary Projects In A 2⁰C World

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June 21st, 2017 by Joshua S HillFive of the world’s six largest listed oil companies, including ExxonMobil and Shell, run the risk of wasting more than 30% of potential investment ...

Optimus Ride Approved To Begin “Highly Automated” Self-Driving Vehicle Testing

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June 24th, 2017 by James AyreThe MIT self-driving vehicle tech spinoff Optimus Ride has been granted approval to begin testing “highly automated” vehicles in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The approval ...

The First 1,200 Miles

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June 25th, 2017 by Guest ContributorBy Robert N Dee Kyle Field did a great job reviewing the Bolt, what I thought I’d do here is share some views on why ...

Utah’s Park City Transit Deploys 6 All-Electric Proterra Buses With Battery Leasing

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June 24th, 2017 by James AyreUtah’s Park City Transit recently deployed 6 all-electric Proterra Catalyst FC+ buses, which will be used to serve transit riders in the ski resort communities ...

Soel Yacht SoelCat 12 Unveiling In A Few Days

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June 21st, 2017 by Nicolas ZartOnce you leave your zero-carbon footprint home for a clean holiday using your long-range electric vehicle (EV), what’s better than arriving at your destination and ...

The Kiwano K01 Electric Unicycle Shrinks The Last Mile To One Wheel

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June 25th, 2017 by Nicolas ZartI’ll admit it, I’m a sucker for all things quirky and out of the ordinary. Although we brushed upon electric unicycles in the past, and ...

5 More Cleantech Revolutionaries Joining Us In Berlin & Wroclaw

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June 21st, 2017 by Andrea BertoliWe’re one week away from our next Cleantech Revolution Tour conference. We have another 5 presenters and panelists to announce, bringing us toward what we ...

We Need 4 Minutes of Your Time for a Quick EV Survey

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June 19th, 2017 by Sponsored ContentBy Kyle Field As early adopters and industry experts in cleantech, the opinions of our readers are increasingly valuable as companies across the spectrum of ...

More Oxygen With Go To-U Electric Car Charging Network

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June 21st, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanExploring the bright website of Ukraine’s Go To-U EV charging network, I wandered into the website of one of its partners, e-space, and read: “More ...

Arctic Climate Change Forces Cancellation Of Arctic Climate Change Study …

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June 26th, 2017 by James AyreThe first portion of the 2017 Hudson Bay System Study in the Arctic, part of the 2017 Canadian Research Icebreaker CCGS Amundsen Expedition, has been ...

$7,800 Electric Microcar? (Coming Soon To Europe From China)

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June 20th, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Gas2. While Elon Musk and Tesla start the electric car revolution from the high end of the market, Chinese company CHJ Automotive ...

1st Real Drive With Tesla Autopilot (Including A Few Warning Shots)

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June 25th, 2017 by Zachary ShahanI first experienced Tesla Autopilot last year, as I wrote in my Tesla Model X review. It was certainly cool and interesting, and a bit ...

Aston Martin Valkyrie Hybrid Is Exotic First For Company

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June 27th, 2017 by Nicolas ZartIt’s hard not to be impressed, if not left scratching our head, when we see such unique carmakers as Aston Martin recently announcing their wild ...

How To Land One Of Tesla’s Coveted Intern Spots

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June 23rd, 2017 by Guest ContributorOriginally published on EV Annex. By Charles Morris Those of us who only dimly remember our college days may have an outdated view of what ...