India Announces $600 Million Incentives Scheme For Solar Manufacturing

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Sun, 09 May 2021 02:13:38 +0000

The Indian government has announced a new incentive scheme to boost manufacturing in the solar power sector. Through this scheme, the government plans to disburse more than $600 million in incentives over the next five years. India’s Ministry for New and Renewable Energy recently announced the guidelines for a production-linked incentives scheme for the solar […]

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Rivian Tells Us More About R1T Size & Storage

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sun, 09 May 2021 01:24:42 +0000

We got an email today with exciting news from Rivian. Not only are we on the list to get some in-person time with the R1T electric pickup truck this summer, but the company also just gave the public a much better virtual look at it. Sure, we’ve seen plenty of pictures of the truck floating […]

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Charging Networks That Are Making Road Trip Adventures In Your Electric Vehicle Easy

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 09 May 2021 00:58:57 +0000

Originally published on EVmatch. By Jeff Pickett There have been some exciting recent developments for adventuresome EVangelists such as myself. While much of driving for most everybody is predictable commuting, sometimes one needs to get off the beaten track. Until now, for EV drivers, that often presented a challenge at best, and a complete roadblock at […]

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California Energy Commission Proposal Makes Important Climate Progress, But Falls Short of Widely Supported All-Electric Building Code

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sun, 09 May 2021 00:40:36 +0000

Proposal will reduce, but not fully eliminate, fossil fuel pollution from new buildings throughout the state

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Comparing the Best Electric Cars for 2021

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 21:48:57 +0000

There are two ways to consider what the best electric cars on the market are. One way is to consider what the absolute best cars are, regardless of price. The other way is to consider what the best cars are when taking price into account. Or, as is the case below, you can include a […]

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The Haoqi Fat Tire E-Bike — CleanTechnica Review

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 13:00:57 +0000

Haoqi burst onto the e-bike scene with a lineup of fat tire e-bikes at a budget price. The company sent us the Haoqi Black Leopard variant for us to test out and after several weeks of fun rides, we’re back to tell the tale. Disclaimer: Haoqi sent us this e-bike free of charge for the […]

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99.7% of New US Power Capacity = Solar & Wind in January & February

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 11:10:51 +0000

New US power capacity in the first two months of 2021 came almost exclusively from wind and solar power plants, data from the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) shows. Looking at large-scale power capacity added to the grids across the country (which does not include rooftop solar power), 99.7% came from wind and solar […]

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What We Know About Tesla’s “Bobcat Project”

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 03:43:59 +0000

The Austin Business Journal has shared the news of Tesla’s latest project in Austin. It is nicknamed the “Bobcat Project,” but there are not a lot of details out yet. The article (which is paywalled) noted that there is a new site plan with an additional facility nearby. KXAN added a bit more detail in […]

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Tesla Cybertruck On Display In Manhattan, NYC

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 02:38:03 +0000

Update: Here are several photos from the CleanTechnica team in NYC: The Manhattan Tesla store has a special vehicle in its showroom this weekend — the Tesla Cybertruck. Elon Musk confirmed that Tesla’s hottest new EV will be there until Sunday. The showroom is located in the Meatpacking District of Manhattan, NY. The Cybertruck’s appearance […]

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Tesla Director Of Energy On Transition To Renewables: “It’s Happening Quickly”

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 08 May 2021 02:26:52 +0000

Mark Twidell, Director of Energy at Tesla, was recently in Adelaide, Australia, where he spoke at a Southstart entrepreneur’s conference, reported Financial Review. Originally, Tesla’s chairwoman, Robyn Denholm, was scheduled to speak at this event, but she was ill, so Twidell stepped in. Here’s to wishing Tesla’s chair a speedy recovery. Twidell spoke about the […]

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