Rooftop Solar & Grid-Scale Storage Move Forward In Hawai’i

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 01:05:53 +0000

Hawaiian Electric renewable sourcesHawai’i is boldly going where no other state has ever gone when it comes to pursuing its goal of 100% renewable energy by

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Lithium Supply Fears Loom Over Electric Vehicle Happy Talk — Or Not, As The Case May Be

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 17:30:25 +0000

lithium electric vehicle batterySpring has sprung, which means it’s time for another round of guess how much lithium automakers will need to make enough lithium-ion batteries for the electric vehicle of the future, of which there are expected to be many millions on the road within the next ten years or so. Spoiler alert: we’re going to need a lot more lithium mines than we have right now. Or, maybe not

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USA Is #1 In The World For Renewable Energy Investment Attractiveness

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 06:43:14 +0000

The United States has apparently regained #1 in EY’s Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI), a biannual report that has been put out since

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Nissan Zero-Emission Ambulance Now Part Of “Zero Emission Tokyo” Initiative

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Tue, 26 May 2020 21:10:16 +0000

The instant torque of an electric drivetrain quickly puts cars behind you at a long distance, something a Tokyo ambulance can now benefit from

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Volkswagen ID.3 Wins Design Awards & Volkswagen Battery Plans Slowly Progress

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 26 May 2020 03:47:37 +0000

The Volkswagen ID lineup, led by the ID.3, has been getting a good deal of attention outside of EV world and all across the auto industry, including winning several recent design awards

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Total & Gaussin Creating World’s 1st Fully Electric Aircraft Fuel Truck

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Tue, 26 May 2020 00:29:38 +0000

Energy giant Total Group and engineering firm Gaussin are working together to create the world’s first 100% electric fuel truck for the aviation industry

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Nanotech Energy Claims Its Graphene Lithium Battery Will Charge 18 Times Faster Than Conventional Li-Ion Battery

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 25 May 2020 22:15:46 +0000

Nanotrch Energy research labNanotech Energy says it has developed a graphene lithium battery that can charge up to 18 times faster than a conventional lithium-ion battery and has higher energy density. But it offers no documentation of its claims.

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Lightyear’s Solar Car, New Prosun Solar Panel, US Auto Sales Collapse — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 24 May 2020 20:47:14 +0000

A solar powered car — directly solar powered car, a new residential solar panel from Prosun, and the 496,000 unit collapse of the US auto market in the first quarter — those were the most popular stories on CleanTechnica last week

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GM EVs May Someday Have Million-Mile Batteries & 600 Mile Ranges

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 23 May 2020 15:05:00 +0000

GM Ultium battery paclGeneral Motors says it is making good progress toward new batteries with higher energy density and lower costs. It will use pouch cells manufactured at a new factory shared with LG Chem in Lordstown, Ohio.

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