US Wind Power Plants Show Little Decline With Age

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 25 May 2020 23:30:39 +0000

Some days if feels like things aren’t made to last. Cell phone replacements, for one — how many does one have to have? Wind turbines, however, show a refined aging that suffers little efficiency loss over time

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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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US Southeast’s Solar Industry Doing Better Than Most, But Still Losing Many Jobs

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 21 May 2020 01:58:47 +0000

Compared to most states, the large installations of North Carolina’s solar industry have been less influenced by the economic slide from the pandemic. The question is, will those numbers hold over the next few months? The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) recently released state data on solar job losses. Better news than others only slightly abates the concerns, as North Carolina is still showing 19% fewer solar workers than expected in June according to the data

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Analysts: Tesla’s Best Equipped To Weather The Pandemic (Video)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 20 May 2020 03:45:26 +0000

Discussing COVID-19 on the company’s Q1 earnings call, Elon Musk confessed that the economic impact of the pandemic “will cause great harm not just to Tesla, but to many companies. While Tesla will weather the storm, other companies will not.” It turns out, Tesla has a long history of succeeding against the odds, but this time the odds are pretty darn long

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US Solar Industry Poised To Lose 114,000+ Jobs From COVID-19 Through June

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 19 May 2020 11:10:05 +0000

With the US and global economy in free-fall due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the renewable energy industry is hemorrhaging projects and jobs at a faster rate than the overall economy

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Addressing “Texas Banned Tesla & Is Against Green Energy” Claims

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 18 May 2020 05:47:39 +0000

There’s a well known refrain that Tesla is banned in Texas. That’s somewhat true, but not completely. For example, you can buy a Tesla online and pick it up at a delivery center — many Tesla owners have done this, including one of CleanTechnica’s writers

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CleanTech Weekly News Show — Tesla, New EVs, Green Economy, Clean Energy Jobs

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sat, 16 May 2020 16:55:47 +0000

This is the 8th edition of CleanTechnica’s fairly new weekly news broadcast. We decided to do this because there is an information overload problem in the world

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Australia’s Largest Solar Farm To Create 400 Jobs For South West Queensland

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 00:03:09 +0000

France-based renewable energy developer Neoen signed a 352 MWp power purchase agreement related to a solar farm with CleanCo of Queensland, Australia

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Tesla Owners & Shareholders Speak Out Against Alameda County

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 10 May 2020 16:10:55 +0000

Following the news from Elon Musk that Tesla will be filing a lawsuit against Alameda County’s unelected Interim Health Officer, who, seemingly against the wishes of the governor and president, believes that Tesla shouldn’t reopen until June first, Tesla owners and shareholders are speaking out against what they see as unfair treatment of Tesla by Alameda County

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Economist: How Society Should Roll Out Of Pandemic

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 06 May 2020 23:54:03 +0000

There have been plenty of predictions of late about how quickly the US economy will recover from a pandemic-induced recession that has shut down most business activity and put millions of people out of work

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