How To Make Affordable EVs Even More Affordable, Utility Edition

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 16:48:03 +0000

Affordable EVs are getting even more affordable as utility companies seek new markets for electricity in the personal mobility sector.

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The Future of Agriculture Combined With Renewable Energy Finds Success at Jack’s Solar Garden

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 20:10:14 +0000

A 24-acre family farm purchased by Jack Stingerie in 1972 that grew hay, wheat, and hosted cattle over time has now evolved into a model for how to produce energy and food in tandem. Researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) InSPIRE project partnered with the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Colorado State University, University of […]

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New Teardrop Trailer For Electric Vehicles

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 12 Aug 2021 18:10:00 +0000

How does this sound: a special camper made especially for electric vehicles that has a big battery in its floor and can charge your electric car when needed? Oh, you just read about one of these two days ago? Well, here’s another new one! The new teardrop camper is called The Boulder (fitting). Family-owned camper […]

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Can Water Megaprojects Save The US Desert West? (Part 1)

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 15:56:39 +0000

In the American West, water has always been a challenge. Prior to the arrival of European explorers and settlers, there’s broad evidence that droughts and water cycles heavily affected Native Americans. For example, the people who built the Gila Cliff Dwellings may have left the area when water supplies dwindled. Later settlements by the descendants […]

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“It’s Biblical” — Climate Fueled Destruction Circles The Globe

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Mon, 02 Aug 2021 22:55:00 +0000

In recent days, now-houseless survivors of Oregon’s Bootleg Fire surveyed their incinerated communities, dozens huddled in a Colorado tunnel seeking shelter from a mudslide, and across the Eastern Hemisphere fires and landslides forced evacuations and took lives. These, and other, impacts of human-caused climate change come as the U.S. Senate considers an infrastructure package largely […]

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Colorado Passes Embodied Carbon Legislation — The Most Important Climate Solution You’ve Never Heard of

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021 14:32:17 +0000

Originally published on RMI.org. By Audrey Rempher & Victor Olgyay  It is unlikely that you know how much carbon was produced by making your driveway. But if you did, you might think about ways to build it better. That is the concept behind the “Buy Clean Colorado” legislation signed into law July 6 by Colorado […]

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We Need More Electric Vehicles, But Extending Regulatory Incentives For EVs Is A Bad Idea

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 16 Jul 2021 00:00:51 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. By Dave Cooke, Senior Vehicles Analyst A recent New York Times article noted that the Biden administration will be looking to use vehicle efficiency standards to boost electric vehicles sales. Our analysis shows that strong standards are the best way to accelerate toward an electric future and that we need […]

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Lightning eMotors Stomps On The Accelerator At Lightning Day 2021

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Fri, 09 Jul 2021 13:00:47 +0000

Lightning eMotors has been cranking out high quality electric vehicles for years now and shortly after going public, hosted a range of customers, analysts, and media at Lightning Day 2021 at its Loveland, Colorado factory. The day kicked off with an informative, live streamed analyst call that provided a solid grounding in the company and […]

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