Confessions of a Tesla True Believer

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 23 Jan 2021 05:19:06 +0000

I am one of a generation of investors who put our money in Tesla, defying an army of naysayers and short-sellers to become so-called “Teslanaires” last year

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Governor Cuomo Announces New Competitive Program To Retain New York’s Existing Renewable Energy Resources

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 23 Jan 2021 04:00:21 +0000

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a new large-scale renewable energy procurement program, known as Competitive Tier 2, which will retain New York’s existing renewable energy resources, promote lower statewide carbon emissions, and help support the state’s economic recovery by increasing in-state competition and reducing energy costs

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Volta Charging Raises $125 Million

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 04:52:25 +0000

Volta has been doing quite well, and investors recently poured an extra $125 million into the company to supercharge growth. Volta pulled in $125 million in an oversubscribed Series D financing round

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Forests Absorb Twice As Much Carbon As They Emit Each Year

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 23:27:54 +0000

The world is getting a better understanding of just how important forests are in the global fight against climate change

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Fleet Owners: For Big Savings, Plan Now For Electrification

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 21:57:32 +0000

Today, most fleets are at an early stage of EV adoption and their approach is incremental — e.g., buy a few vehicles and a few chargers each year. In our recently-released report Steep Climb Ahead

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Secretary Pete: Transportation Dept. Should Be A Climate Agency

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 20:12:18 +0000

President Joe Biden’s decision to nominate Pete Buttigieg to lead the Department of Transportation may be among the most consequential of his presidency

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CleanTech Can Help Solve The Cocaine Hippo Problem

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 18:45:47 +0000

No, there aren’t hippopotamuses doing drugs, but it’s definitely a big headache. Before his imprisonment and death, Pablo Escobar decided it would be cool to import hippos from Africa and put them in his own private zoo in Colombia, and their offspring are causing some big problems today

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Tesla’s 4th Quarter Registrations In California Up Almost 63%

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 18:31:24 +0000

Tesla’s vehicle registrations in California were up almost 63% during the 4th quarter of 2020 compared with the 4th quarter of 2019, Reuters reported. The article noted that this was mostly due to the success of Tesla’s newest addition to its line — the Model

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The UK’s Cheapest Electric Vehicles & Fastest On Road Trips

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 05:40:49 +0000

Leasing Options, a leasing service that has been serving the UK for over 30 years, has shared its findings on the fastest and cheapest electric vehicles (EVs) in the

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After 4 Decades of Solar Photovoltaic Research, NREL Is Just Getting Started

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 04:48:04 +0000

When the Solar Energy Research Institute was first envisioned, the United States was only months out of the oil embargo crisis of 1973–74. The new research institute was a response to this crisis and part of a national effort to find new, more reliable sources of energy

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