Managed Retreat in the Face of Climate Change, Part 1

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 11:01:37 +0000

In the first episode of a two-part podcast interview for CleanTech Talk, Michael Barnard, Chief Strategist of TFIE Strategy Inc. and CleanTechnica contributor, and Dr. A.R. Siders, core faculty at the University of Delaware’s Disaster Research Center, sit down to talk about A.R.’s work as a preeminent U.S. researcher in managing retreat in the face of climate change

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Interviewing Etergo’s CEO: What The Ola Electric Acquisition Means For Etergo, Consumers, & Investors

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 03:57:35 +0000

Yesterday we were all surprised to learn that Etergo has been acquired by the Indian company Ola. At the time, all we had was a vague press release from Ola that only stated it had acquired Etergo and the two companies looked forward to working together

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NASA Astronauts Start Epic Journey In Tesla Model X SUVs — Of Course

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 05:57:38 +0000

The day coming soon when NASA astronauts launch into space again is one that will leave us with tears in our eyes and chills running down our spines — from joy, pride, and love. It is history in the making, dreams coming true, and another step for humanity and Americans

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Interviewing Etergo’s CEO: What The Ola Acquisition Means For Etergo, Consumers, & Investors

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 03:57:35 +0000

Yesterday we were all surprised to learn that Etergo has been acquired by the Indian company Ola. At the time, all we had was a vague press release from Ola that only stated it had acquired Etergo and the two companies looked forward to working together

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GM Chinese Brand Wuling Launches New Electric Minivan

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 03:53:32 +0000

Wuling, a brand of General Motors, recently launched its first electric minivan. The Rong Guang EV, which is an electrified upgrade to the 2008 Rong Guang, will have two variants that will meet the needs of businesses and personal users

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Consortium Created To Promote Zero-Emission Electric Vessels

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 03:32:43 +0000

Electric bikes, electric cars, electric vans, electric trucks — we keep electrifying bigger and bigger vehicles. Next on the plate are large ocean vessels and airplanes. Regarding the latter, we’ve covered oodles of startup and large corporate efforts to get electric aircraft off the ground. (Pun not initially intended.) Regarding electric ocean vessels, that appears to be a much less mature industry, but work is commencing

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PG&E Keeps Adding Electrons To Energy Storage Plans

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 01:59:17 +0000

California utilities are ahead of much of the world in the transition to clean technology. They have a lot more rooftop solar power on the grid than many places, and they’re led by progressive voters and politicians

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BMW Launches X2 Plug-in Hybrid & Updates 5 Series Plug-in Hybrid

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 01:17:53 +0000

The latest news from the sporty premium brand out of Munich is that it has released a plug-in hybrid version of its X2 “Sports Activity Coupe” (SAC), the BMW X2 xDrive25e, and updated the 5 Series, including the 530e and 530e xDrive plug-in hybrids. Plug-in hybrid heaven

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Europe Hits 11% Plug-in Vehicle Market Share in April

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 21:37:30 +0000

The European passenger plug-in market scored 31,500 registrations in April, down 16% year over year (YoY), which is nevertheless a great performance considering the effect that the several lockdowns across the continent made and the overall market crashing (-78% YoY). That combo inflated last month’s plug-in share to an amazing 11% share

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California Pumps $9.5 Million Into Lithium Extraction & Geothermal Energy

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 20:02:23 +0000

Earlier this month, the California Energy Commission (CEC) awarded $9.5 million for 3 geothermal and lithium projects. The projects have a dual purpose — they help to provide more clean, renewable energy and they help a budding lithium recovery industry in the state

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