Hydrogen Reality Check: We Need Hydrogen — But Not for Everything

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 11:00:28 +0000

The Myth: Hydrogen Is a No-Regrets Solution for Every Sector Hydrogen’s versatility as a decarbonization solution has created a lack of consensus and clarity as to where it is truly needed. Hydrogen is sometimes described as the “Swiss Army knife” of decarbonization, with a role to play in nearly every sector, as it can be burned to […]

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Inflation, Tesla Prices, Tesla Demand, & The Future Of Tesla

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 06:17:44 +0000

As inflationary pressure has hit raw materials over the past few months, the auto industry has struggled to keep investors and consumers both happy. Electric vehicle maker Tesla hasn’t been immune to the effects of inflation either, and how it’s faring against other automakers is still yet to be determined. The U.S. consumer price index for […]

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How Fast-Growing Colorado Is Tackling Its Transportation Emissions

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 04:29:21 +0000

From Denver smog to jammed mountain highways, Colorado is focusing on transportation to solve congestion, pollution, and climate problems. The first in a series of stories based on RMI analysis of how key US states are deploying real climate solutions. See more at State Climate Scorecards. From innovative transportation solutions to slashing emissions in the electricity […]

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The Profound Climate Implications of Supreme Court’s West Virginia v. EPA Decision

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 01:18:14 +0000

This term, alongside a number of cases with the potential for seismic implications, the Supreme Court also took up West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency. Though the case caught fewer headlines, it, too, threatened Earth-shifting implications all its own by thrusting into question a critical EPA lever for addressing climate change. Now we have that decision in […]

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When Will Tesla Produce A Functional Humanoid Robot?

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 03 Jul 2022 01:09:18 +0000

After postponing Tesla’s upcoming AI Day from August 19 to September 30, CEO Elon Musk chimed in saying the company could have a working humanoid sooner than planned. Dubbed “Optimus,” the upcoming humanoid robot was revealed at last year’s AI Day, and the first prototype could enter the world stage in a matter of months. […]

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Volvo Cars Building Climate-Neutral Electric Car Factory in Slovakia

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 23:25:42 +0000

Volvo Cars was the first legacy automaker to come out and set a target for when it would produce only 100% electric cars, and it has long had a focus on safety, including safety of the planet/environment. This week, it’s taking that leadership forward again by announcing a third factory in Europe, one that will […]

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Beyond Renewable Energy: Giant Thermoses & Wastewater On Tap

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 23:10:10 +0000

renewable energy Berlin water wastewaterBerlin gets creative with renewable energy and energy storage in race against Russian gas cutoff this winter.

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U.S. Solar Trade Association Expands Board of Directors at Pivotal Moment for Solar Industry

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 02 Jul 2022 18:05:02 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Four companies, CEP Renewables, Kiewit Energy Group, Monarch Private Capital, and Moss & Associates, are joining the board of directors of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). Additionally, the association named Laura Stern, co-CEO of Nautilus Solar Energy, vice-chair of its executive committee. SEIA’s board of directors now consists of more than […]

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