CleanTechnica Tested: The Lectric eBikes XP 3.0

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 02 Nov 2022 21:41:50 +0000

The team at Lectric eBikes is constantly pushing the envelope with new designs, new features and new functionality so when they invited us to come out to their headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona, I jumped at the chance. Upon arriving, I saw they had arranged a line of the current generation XP 2.0 ahead of the […]

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Electrify America’s Going To The Grand Canyon

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2022 17:00:03 +0000

When I went to the Grand Canyon in 2019 and again in 2021, I was a little surprised at all of the Teslas I saw on US Highway 180 and Arizona Highway 64. While it’s one of the most popular tourist attractions on the planet, it’s still a very rural area and about an hour’s […]

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A Quick Look At State Infrastructure Bill EV Charging Plans

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:50:38 +0000

A couple weeks ago, we heard from the US Departments of Energy and Transportation that all 50 states had submitted initial plans to review for funding from last year’s Infrastructure Bill. The long-term goal is to use the money to install 500,000 EV charging stations, but states have to start with critical corridors, and that’s […]

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Phoenix Fire Department Launches Drone Program

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 08 Aug 2022 16:50:08 +0000

In a press release, the City of Phoenix recently announced that its fire department launched a project to integrate small-scale electric aviation into its operations. Since the launch in June, the team has been responding to a small subset of the department’s overall emergencies, both for training and to figure out best practices for using […]

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More Renewable Energy For Arizona, More Support For Climate Bill

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 17:50:14 +0000

renewable energy ten west link arizona power lineThe power of the renewable energy lobby in Arizona will be tested as the US Senate (finally) votes on the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022.

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Where Arizona’s Future EV Stations Will Probably Go (Part 2)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 21:05:56 +0000

In Part 1, I covered some basic information about charging station locations in Arizona and talked about the challenges the state’s facing in locations stations along I-10. Now, I’m going to finish up discussing the other interstate corridors and what we can probably expect to see in the next couple of years. Interstate 8 Interstate […]

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Where Arizona’s Future EV Stations Will Probably Go

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 18:50:16 +0000

In another recent article, I covered a public meeting ADOT and its contractor, AECOM, held a few days ago. We learned a lot in the meeting about how Arizona is going to spend its infrastructure money, what it will do at sites, etc. It isn’t that different from what other states are doing in most […]

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Massive $8 Billion SunZia Renewable Energy Project Is On Again, For Now

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 17:15:06 +0000

renewable energy wind transmission SunZia Pattern.jpgJoe Manchin or not, renewable energy is on a roll in the US, as demonstrated by the $8 billion SunZia wind farm and transmission line linking Arizona and New Mexico.

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Explosion, Fire Reported at Hoover Dam

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 18:10:46 +0000

A transformer exploded and caught fire at Hoover Dam in Nevada on July 19, according to local officials. Bureau of Reclamation official Jacklynn L. Gould said that at about 10 a.m. local (Pacific) time, the A5 transformer at the site caught fire. The blaze was extinguished at about 10:30 a.m., according to Gould. Gould said […]

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