Albemarle Expanding Nevada Site to Increase Domestic Production of Lithium

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 04:39:23 +0000

Albemarle Corporation has announced plans to expand capacity at its lithium production facility in Silver Peak, Nevada

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Tesla Hiring Battery Engineers In North Carolina & Semi Truck Engineers In Nevada

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 03:01:18 +0000

Job openings are not product roadmaps, but they can hint at them. Some recent Tesla job openings imply that Tesla may be preparing for battery production plans in North Carolina and Semi production plans in Nevada. We have some other clues on those matters, too

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2021 — A Pivotal Year For Clean Energy In North Carolina

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 01:45:13 +0000

As we look back at 2020 and reflect on what comes next for North Carolina in clean energy and climate, one thing becomes clear, Governor Cooper’s climate and clean energy legacy will be determined by the ability to take the many critical policy initiatives from discussion to implementation in

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N.C. Environmental Leader Biden’s Choice to Lead EPA

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 19:20:42 +0000

The post N.C. Environmental Leader Biden’s Choice to Lead EPA appeared first on POWER Magazine.

The leader of North Carolina’s agency overseeing environmental issues in that state will be nominated to lead the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), POWER learned on Dec. 17. Michael Regan, 44, who previously worked at EPA and has served with the North Carolina Dept. of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) since 2017, is expected to be nominated […]

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Mobile Solar Generator Trailers Being Auctioned Off Today

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 08 Dec 2020 06:05:32 +0000

Well, this is a new one. A bankruptcy auction is taking place in which of hundreds of mobile solar generator trailers are being auctioned off for, well, the best price

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A Solar Settlement For The Good Of The Grid

Credit to Author: John Farrell| Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 18:05:37 +0000

Getting electricity customer-generators the compensation they deserve has been a battle in many states. Could a settlement between the utility and solar advocates squash net metering conflict for good

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Solar Jobs, Solar Installations, & Homes Powered by Solar in Top 10 US Solar States

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 06 Dec 2020 18:24:14 +0000

In October, I published reports on the top US solar states per capita, the top US solar states as a percentage of electricity, and the top US states in terms of total installed solar power capacity. Based on that first ranking system

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Charlotte Airport Gets Electric Buses. Who’s Next — ATL? IAD? JFK?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:19:44 +0000

Charlotte Douglas International Airport currently operates 70 diesel-powered buses, and it wants to replace those with 50 electric buses within the next 7–10 years

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USA Says “Hi, Sailor” To Offshore Wind, Kisses Paris Climate Accord Buh-Bye

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 19:15:12 +0000

Paris Agreement or not, the US offshore wind industry will propel the nation down the road to a green recovery and a renewable energy future

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Cracking the Code on Recycling Energy Storage Batteries

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 20:28:21 +0000

This is one of four blogs in a series examining current challenges and opportunities for recycling of clean energy technologies. Please see the introductory post, as well as other entries on solar panels and wind turbines

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