RWE, E.ON Deal Will Reshape Energy Markets

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 17:03:46 +0000

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Two German energy heavyweights have completed an asset swap that will have a major impact on the global market for renewable energy. RWE and E.ON on July 1 closed a deal that had been months in the making, with RWE taking on the assets of Innogy, an E.ON subsidiary (and former RWE company), to make […]

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Floating Solar Industry Pulls Together To Develop Recommended Practices

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 03:59:59 +0000

Floating solar power plants have gone from a super niche sector of the solar market in 2012 and 2013 to a pretty popular option in 2020. It’s still not anywhere near as mature as on-land utility-scale solar power, though, so it seems sensible to pull the industry together and collect useful tips and experience for a set of recommended practices

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Electric Vehicles Cheaper Than Diesels For Uber Drivers In Many European Capitals

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 13:25:10 +0000

Transport & Environment has a new report out that shows electric cars can be cheaper for Uber drivers to use than diesel cars in many European capital cities, including Paris, Madrid, Lisbon, and Berlin

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19× More Invested In EVs & EV Batteries In Europe Last Year Than In 2018

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 16:43:51 +0000

According to a Transport & Environment report, Europe poured €60 billion into EV production and EV battery production in 2019, a whopping 19 times more money than it put into them in

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Mercedes-Benz & Nvidia Partner On Autonomous Driving — Numerous Thoughts & Questions

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 03:04:28 +0000

The CEOs of Mercedes-Benz and Nvidia announced today at a press event that they were launching a partnership for a, quoting Ola Källenius, “groundbreaking, software-defined, high-performance computer architecture for driving assistance and autonomous drive.”

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Germany’s Wirecard: Missing accounts probably don’t exist

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2020 11:13:22 +0000

BERLIN: Germany payment service provider Wirecard AG said on Monday it has concluded that two accounts that were supposed to contain 1.9 billion euros ($2.1 billion) probably don’t exist, deepening troubles that last week prompted the resignation of its chief executive. Wirecard was once regarded as a star of the growing financial technology sector, but its shares have […]

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Volkswagen, Where Are You Going?

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 02:32:17 +0000

Escalation is the word that describes best what happened in recent weeks within Volkswagen, and it’s an escalation that is not helpful for CEO Herbert Diess, the Volkswagen Group, our society, Germany, or the environment

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Tesla Model Y Spotted In Europe

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2020 13:19:57 +0000

A Tesla Model Y has been spotted in Europe. The photo was taken at the Dordrecht Supercharger in the Netherlands. In the photo, you can also see a Tesla Model S Ranger

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There Will Be Blood — Peter Mertens, Former Head of Audi R&D: “We All Did Sleep”

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Sun, 14 Jun 2020 01:14:53 +0000

I write this article full of anger as a German about the German auto industry. The Octopus is one of the most fascinating and intelligent animals in our seas. Scientists predict that if they didn’t die that early after the new generation is born, because of their ability to learn, they would be “the humans of the sea,” dominating all other sea animals large and small, just like humans do on soil

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Defending 100% Clean Power: An Energy Efficiency Approach

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 13 Jun 2020 17:05:22 +0000

Michael Moore infuriated sustainability advocates recently with his Planet of the Humans “documentary.” And that frustration was quite justified

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