Tesla Plans A New $2.5 Million Austin Showroom

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 05:15:21 +0000

Tesla has filed with the State of Texas for a $2.5 million project that will transform 500 E. St. Elmo Road into an almost 30,000 square-foot showroom

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Texas Wind Power Dominates Coal In Crossover Year

Credit to Author: Kurt Lowder| Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 14:23:15 +0000

Everything is bigger in Texas, and wind power is no exception. Wind power has been growing in Texas for years. Now, for the first time, wind power has beaten coal power

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ENGIE Installed Nearly 2 Gigawatts of Renewable Energy in US in 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 03:00:07 +0000

ENGIE has more power capacity installed globally than any other country. In recent years, it has made a strong shift to renewable energy. In North America, almost 100% of its installed power capacity comes from renewable energy or other low-carbon power (i.e., nuclear)

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Big New Gas-Fired Plant Enters Commercial Operation in Texas

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 14:21:06 +0000

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The Montgomery County Power Station, a two-unit 993-MW natural gas-fired combined cycle plant, achieved commercial operation on Jan. 1, Entergy Texas Inc. and McDermott International Ltd. reported on Jan. 13. The plant—located at Entergy’s existing Lewis Creek site near Willis, Texas, about 50 miles north of Houston—was reportedly brought online “well ahead of schedule,” according […]

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In Midst Of Insurrection, Texas Roots For Green Hydrogen Future

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 14:00:31 +0000

Texas aims to keep on being the energy capital of the USA, with a heavy assist from green hydrogen, wind power, solar power, and biogas

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Where Can You Go In An EV With 1000 Miles Of Range?

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 02:02:03 +0000

One thing I like to do when looking at new EVs coming out is check to see how they’d perform out on the open road. How fast can you cross the country? Could you take big international trips? As the range of EVs gets better, extreme possibilities become, well, possible. What used to be extremely difficult becomes easy, and maybe even fun!

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Myth vs. Reality On Texas As Elon Musk & Tesla “Move” There

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 01:21:52 +0000

When news first broke that Elon Musk might be moving to Texas, most of the coverage was very “TMZ,” as one of my editors here said. People are often interesting (especially when their name begins with “Elon” and ends with “Musk”), but ideas are what we try to focus on at CleanTechnica

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Blue Bird Sells Its 300th Electric School Bus, & 1st In Texas

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 11 Dec 2020 22:12:46 +0000

Blue Bird has gone from 100 electric bus sales to 300 electric bus sales within the year!

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Tesla Giga Texas Double Tees Going Up, + Housing Market Trends In Austin & Beyond

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 03 Dec 2020 05:58:02 +0000

In a new video by the Giga Texas Quad Squad, a group of drone flyers who capture the ongoing construction efforts of Tesla’s newest Gigafactory being built on American soil, you can see what looks like roofing up now. Actually, what are visible there are

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New, Elegant Cargo Bike Launches in North America: Tailored to Small Families, A Dutch-Crafted Cargo Trike Arrives

Credit to Author: Sponsored Content| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 15:30:05 +0000

For families with one to two kids, The Coupe has just launched, an elegant cargo trike with a slim profile that fits through any standard doorway

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