Solar Power Costs Dropped Dramatically In 2013–2018

Credit to Author: U.S. Energy Information Administration| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 03:57:00 +0000

According to 2018 data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) for newly constructed utility-scale electric generators in the United States, annual capacity-weighted average construction costs for solar photovoltaic systems and onshore wind turbines have continued to decrease

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Google Buying Subsidy-Free Solar Power In Denmark

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 20:36:21 +0000

As I’ve been writing recently, solar power prices just keep on dropping. How much? Well, enough that it makes financial sense for Google to buy subsidy-free solar power in extremely northerly (i.e., grey) Denmark

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Large-Scale Virtual Power Purchase Agreement to Cover 100% of Henkel’s Electricity Demand in the US

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:33:50 +0000

Henkel accelerates climate action and renewable energy usage with plan to generate 100% of electricity needs with virtual wind power purchase

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A Red State Goes Green — Why Texas Is Adding So Much Solar

Credit to Author: Paul Fosse| Date: Sun, 13 Sep 2020 18:53:45 +0000

In this article, I’ll talk about what Texas is doing with utility-scale solar and how the motivation is different than many other states

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Solar Taxi Ghana Launches The Cherry Tiggo 3xe 480 EV SUV For Ghanaian Market

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 23:35:57 +0000

The first batch of Solar Taxi’s 10 Cherry Tiggo 3xe 480 EV SUVs have arrived in Ghana, and customers who had pre-ordered, as well as those who have signed expressions of interest, are now enjoying the first round of test drives before deliveries start in September

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100% By 2035? 90% Might Be Better: Consider The Opportunity Costs

Credit to Author: Brad Rouse| Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 17:35:09 +0000

I would love to have 100% clean electricity by 2035. Such a goal is admirable for its audacity and for its ability to get people motivated. For that I applaud it. But when we get down to it, will it be smart policy? Could it be that 90% would provide greater carbon savings than 100%? 

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California Takes A Big First Step Toward Climate Change Adaptation

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 29 Aug 2020 03:50:28 +0000

California’s Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) just became the nation’s first regulator to require utilities to better account for the impact of climate change on energy infrastructure and services, ordering them to prioritize it in their planning and operations

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California Greenlights Electric Vehicle Charging Program For 38,000 New Charging Stations

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 02:18:17 +0000

Today, in a 5-0 vote, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) unanimously approved Southern California Edison’s (SCE) Charge Ready 2 program, a $437 million electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure program that will support deploying up to 38,000 new charging stations across Southern California over the next four years

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Wasatch Energy Group & Sonnen Launch Landmark New Virtual Power Plant Projects in Apartment Complexes in California

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 02:00:18 +0000

Wasatch Energy Group and sonnen announce 3,000 home clean energy virtual power plant fleet, delivering over 60MWh of resiliency to California households

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Reaffirming its Commitment to a Zero Emissions Future: Siemens Gamesa’s Climate Targets Verified by Science Based Targets initiative

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2020 22:05:56 +0000

Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) verifies that Siemens Gamesa’s emission reduction strategy is aligned with what climate science says is required to meet the 1.5°C trajectory

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