No Joke — Algeria Plans 4 Gigawatt, 5 Year Solar Power Initiative

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 03:47:42 +0000

Algeria is talking about building 4 gigawatts of solar power capacity in 5 years. That’s a pretty stunning target

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Amazon Going Solar — Big Time

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 02:48:47 +0000

Amazon, once a little online bookstore, is now a corporate behemoth. As such, it needs behemoth levels of energy. The good news is that a lot more of Amazon’s energy will be coming from the sun in the coming years, as Amazon is building 5 new utility-scale solar power plants in the US, China, and Australia

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Ola Electric Acquires Etergo, Dutch Company Behind Electric AppScooter

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Wed, 27 May 2020 20:10:53 +0000

Today, Ola Electric announced that it has acquired Dutch-based electric scooter company Etergo, a company that CleanTechnica visited in late

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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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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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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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Webinar Wednesday: Fake Climate News (aka Fossil Fuel’d Propaganda) — The Who, Why, & How

Credit to Author: Scott Cooney| Date: Sun, 24 May 2020 16:31:37 +0000

We all know clean energy is better for everyone, health-wise. We also have seen, for at least the last few years, that clean energy is usually the technologically superior and less expensive option for most uses (compared to traditional fossil energy)

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Northvolt’s Voltpack, Tesla Texas vs. Tesla Tulsa, Synbio — CleanTech Weekly News Show

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sun, 24 May 2020 00:41:03 +0000

This is the 9th edition of CleanTechnica’s fairly new weekly news broadcast. This episode covers Tesla gigafactories in Shanghai, Nevada, and potentially Texas and Oklahoma, as well as Northvolt batteries, a Siemens Gamesa wind turbines, Synbio startup Octant, and much more. Have a look

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Big Oil States To Elon Musk: We Want Tesla!

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 22 May 2020 22:08:06 +0000

“Big Oil” states such as Texas and Oklahoma have a very powerful message for Elon Musk: We Want Tesla!

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