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Pioneering Community Solar In The Granite State

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October 12th, 2017 by John FarrellOriginally published at ilsr.org. New Hampshire, home to some of the highest utility costs in the nation, could be fertile ground for community energy projects ...

Renault Acquires 25% of Jedlix, Smart Charging Startup

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October 14th, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanGroupe Renault is launching a new smartphone app, Z.E. Smart Charge, as part a fresh new partnership with Jedlix. Renault never slows down, and its ...

Earthbag Dome, Battery Storage From E-Waste, & Solar Power (#ZFEP Winner Bali Green School)

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October 15th, 2017 by Zachary ShahanAs I wrote one week ago, the Zayed Future Energy Prize (ZFEP) and the hundreds of cleantech and sustainability leaders it highlights offer an extremely ...

Panasonic Expecting To Launch Commercial Self-Driving Vehicle Products By 2022

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October 14th, 2017 by James AyrePanasonic Corporation execs are planning to launch the company’s autonomous driving system in commercial vehicles by as early as 2022, according to recent reports. The ...

Musk Is Only Somewhat Right That Tesla’s Solar & Storage Can Scale To Rebuild Puerto Rico’s Grid

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October 14th, 2017 by Michael BarnardPuerto Rico suffered devastating losses due to Hurricane Maria. Along with a long list of other challenges, the hurricane destroyed the island’s antiquated generation, transmission,

Climeworks Begins Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Extraction Tech Testing In Iceland

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October 16th, 2017 by James AyreThe Switzerland-based company Climeworks has now officially begun extracting carbon dioxide from the air in Iceland and sequestering it underground where it is expected to ...

India’s Mahindra & Mahindra To Invest $600 Million In Electric Vehicles Business

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October 13th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraIndia’s leading electric vehicles manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra is preparing a massive push in the electric mobility business with a planned investment of over $600 ...

Drunk Driving Laws Should Be Reformed For People In Autonomous Cars

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October 12th, 2017 by The BeamBeing under the influence of alcohol or drugs while in charge of a vehicle is rightly considered a big no-no. It’s dangerous and puts lives ...

eNow Shows Off Solar-Powered Zero-Emissions Rayfrigeration (Transport Refrigeration Unit)

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October 15th, 2017 by James AyreThe solar energy tech firm eNow recently unveiled its new solar-powered, zero-emissions, commercial-use Transport Refrigeration Unit (TRU), dubbed “Rayfrigeration.” The product is meant to be ...

Waymo Aims To Launch Self-Driving Ride Service Before Year’s End

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October 12th, 2017 by The BeamThere is intense competition to be the first company to market with a fully autonomous, driverless ride-sharing service, and if the news that The Information ...

A Chat With Sunrun VP Of Grid Services About Residential Energy Storage

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October 15th, 2017 by Kyle FieldResidential energy storage has the potential to be one key solution for effectively integrating distributed renewables into the future electricity mix. It is already seeing ...

We Need To Learn From Wrestling. Yes. (Cleantech Talk #36)

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October 16th, 2017 by Matthew KlippensteinYou can listen to this episode and subscribe to Cleantech Talk on iTunes or Soundcloud. You can also listen via the embedded player above or ...

India & European Union Strengthen Ties To Implement Paris Agreement

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October 13th, 2017 by Joshua S HillEarlier this month, the governments of India and the European Union adopted an historic Leaders’ Joint Statement on clean energy and climate change, recommitting ...

Despite Clean Power Plan Rollback, Everybody Still Hates Coal (CT Exclusive Interview)

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October 16th, 2017 by Tina CaseyIf President Trump is serious about protecting US manufacturing jobs, he has a strange way of showing it. In just the past few days, his ...

EV Charging, The Next Generation (#Electrifying Webinar

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October 14th, 2017 by Zachary ShahanIn this edition of our #Electrifying webinar series (which is free, as always), I’m talking with Peter Badik, co-founder and managing director of Central & ...

NewMotion EV Charging Network Acquired By Shell

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October 15th, 2017 by Steve HanleyThis story about EV charging and Shell was first published by Gas2. Many years ago, when tobacco companies started to see the handwriting on the ...

Tritium Boosts EV Charger Production Seven-Fold At Brisbane Plant

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October 12th, 2017 by Giles ParkinsonOriginally published on RenewEconomy Queensland-based EV charging station company Tritium has unveiled its global HQ and new manufacturing facility in Brisbane, which will see a ...

United Nation’s Global Centres of Excellence in Building for North America

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October 13th, 2017 by Roy L HalesOriginally published on the ECOreport The United Nations endorsed Passive House as a global standard at the recent North American Passive House Network conference ...

City Of Oxford Seeks To Take Jump On London With World’s First Zero Emissions Zone

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October 12th, 2017 by Joshua S HillThe City of Oxford in England has introduced plans to create the world’s first Zero Emission Zone, taking a jump on local rival and ...

Complete This 2 Minute CleanTechnica EV Charging Survey Today!

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October 15th, 2017 by Kyle FieldWe occasionally have the opportunity to pull together the collective insights of our readers for the greater good, to reverse the flow of information and ...

Siemens Gamesa Inaugurates First Blade Manufacturing Plant In Africa & The Middle East

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October 13th, 2017 by Joshua S HillSiemens Gamesa officially announced the first blade manufacturing plant in Africa and the Middle East this week with the inauguration of its new rotor ...

Graph Of The Day: Live Renewable Energy Share & Emissions By State

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October 13th, 2017 by Giles ParkinsonOriginally published by RenewEconomy, September 19 One of the most popular features of the RenewEconomy website is the live generation widget, found on all pages ...

Australia Defence Looks To Solar Power To Cut Costs, Lift Security

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October 13th, 2017 by Giles ParkinsonOriginally published on RenewEconomy The Australian Department of Defence has made its first major push into solar energy, calling a tender for solar power system ...

2017: The UAE’s Year For An EV Charging Boom

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October 15th, 2017 by Sophie SandhamA lot can change in the UAE in a year: new neighbourhoods can spring up, road networks expand so quickly that Google maps is always ...

The Scooterboard Makes Riding A Portable Electric Vehicle Accessible, Finally

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October 15th, 2017 by Kyle FieldElectric skateboards are fun and definitely have a role to play in helping more adventurous travellers make better use of public transit systems as a ...

20 Megawatts Of Floating Solar Power Projects Are Coming Up In India Soon

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October 13th, 2017 by SmitiIndia is well on track to its planned 100 gigawatts solar-power generation capacity by 2022. The biggest problem country is facing with solar plant installations is ...

Utilities Scramble To Catch Up With Stunning Fall In Renewable Energy Costs

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October 12th, 2017 by Guest ContributorOriginally published on RenewEconomy by Tim Buckley Renewable energy is disrupting electricity markets worldwide. The pace of this change has surprised almost everyone, and indeed ...

$4.6 Billion In U.S. Oil Company Subsidies Per Year

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October 14th, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanIn a new study of 800 undeveloped U.S. oil fields, researchers found that about half of the fields will never go into production … if ...

Tesla Sacks Several Hundred Employees

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October 14th, 2017 by James AyreAs part of a company-wide annual review, Tesla has fired around 400 employees — including supervisors, team leaders, and common associates — according to a ...

When Will Driverless Vehicles Really Arrive?

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October 15th, 2017 by Jesper BerggreenOriginally published on EV Obsession. A new report from PA Consulting with the title How Long Is The Road To Driverless Vehicles? Assessing how close ...

Electric Mobility In India: Fortum & NBCC To Develop EV Charging Infrastructure

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October 14th, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanHelsinki-based clean energy company Fortum has announced timely and invigorating news for electric mobility expansion and the development of electric vehicle charging infrastructure — across ...

Pricing Carbon “New Normal” Globally For Companies, Says CDP

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October 12th, 2017 by Joshua S HillPutting a price on carbon is globally becoming the new normal for major companies according to a new report from CDP, with almost 1,400 ...

Lancaster (California) Is “Solar Power Capital Of The Universe”

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October 16th, 2017 by Steve HanleyLancaster, California, produces more solar power per capita than any other city in the state. Devastated by the recession of 2009, when unemployment rose to ...

Cruise Automation Buys Strobe LIDAR Startup

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October 11th, 2017 by Steve HanleyThis story about LIDAR technology was first published by Gas2. LIDAR does with light what radar does with high-frequency radio waves. Both allow machines to ...

Is Saudi Aramco Going To Cancel International IPO Plans?

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October 15th, 2017 by James AyreAfter all of the hype, it appears that Saudi Aramco is now contemplating cancelling its plans for an international IPO. The IPO would be replaced ...

Hydrogen Isn’t For Cars But Still Might Have A Transportation Role

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October 15th, 2017 by Michael BarnardIn 2000 or so, it was possible to look into a hydrogen economy future in which the gas is powering everything around us. One of ...