Renewables = 20% of US Electricity Generation in First 3 Quarters of 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 02:53:46 +0000

In the first 3 quarters of 2020, while renewable energy accounted for 70% of new power capacity in the country, it still accounted for just 20.4% of total electricity generation in those 9 months

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Volkswagen Orders KUKA Robots For ID. Buzz, And Other Volkswagen Group News

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:10:58 +0000

There is a lot of news from Volkswagen this week, from an order for KUKA robots for building the ID. Buzz to rumors of a less expensive ID.1.

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The Corporate Carbon Accounting Market

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:07:27 +0000

Change happens gradually and then all at once. For years, a quiet revolution has been brewing in ESG corporate disclosure advocacy. With voluntary standards like CDP and metrics guidelines like SASB, leading corporates have opted in to environmental performance transparency. With 42% of companies above a $10bn market cap already disclosing some climate-relevant information, this shift has been happening slowly — and, now, seemingly all at once

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You Should Care About Transportation Emissions. Here’s Why

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:07:25 +0000

Why should we be more interested in transportation emissions? In short, transportation is the largest single contributor of US greenhouse gas emissions

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The Renewable Energy Cows Come Home, Now With Green Ammonia

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 18:34:19 +0000

Minnesota eyeballs renewable energy to make fertilizer and fuel from water and air, kicking natural gas and diesel off the farm

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Townie Path Go! E-Bike: A Premium, Sturdy Electric Bike For Commuters & Fun

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 17:50:42 +0000

The Electra Townie Path Go is an expensive e-bike, but keep in mind that you get what you pay for. If you want a rock-solid e-bike that will get you to work for the next few years, or you’re the kind of person who likes to buy high quality products, this is probably what you’re looking for. Considering the good parts and obvious long-term durability it was built for, it’s definitely worth the money, if you have it to spend

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Renewables = 70% of New US Power Capacity in 2020, Solar = 43%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 16:26:21 +0000

In the first three quarters of 2020, renewable energy — almost entirely solar and wind energy — accounted for 70% of new US power capacity, based on official utility-scale power plant data from FERC and small-scale solar power estimates from CleanTechnica

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Top Tesla Goodies for Cyber Monday

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 14:51:32 +0000

With the holidays fast approaching, there’s never been a better time to spoil your Tesla. Wait. Isn’t it time to buy gifts for others

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Tesla Model 3 Police Car vs. Dodge Charger Police Car — Nearly $7,000 In Savings In One Year

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2020 04:44:15 +0000

The police department for the town of Bargersville, Indiana, bought a Tesla Model 3 a bit more than a year ago for its fleet. Aside from absolutely loving the car, Police Chief Todd Bertram shared records of the Model 3’s expensive versus a Dodge Charger’s expenses after one year in service — and the savings are staggering

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