Solar-For-Coal Swaps Could Turbocharge Clean Energy Revolution (#CleanTechnica Interview)

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 09 Aug 2020 16:36:48 +0000

clean energy renewable solar for coalThe clean energy revolution could pick up the pace if an innovative deal called “solar-for-coal swap” catches on

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“Tell Us the Condition of Our Craft” — The Case for Pilot Mode: Improving Energy Feedback in the Tesla Model 3

Credit to Author: Danny Parker| Date: Sun, 09 Aug 2020 03:58:41 +0000

Even when the Tesla Model 3 begins to fully drive itself, it will still have humans on board. And it is best not to forget that. 

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The Green Transition Virus

Credit to Author: Brad Rouse| Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2020 22:41:47 +0000

Global problems need global solutions. Voluntary agreements and unilateral acts only go so far. We need a strategy to make climate action spread — to make it so contagious it will “go viral,” start a chain reaction, trigger a “domino effect.”

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US DOE Clobbers Fossil Fuels With $$$ For Bioenergy & Solar Fuel R&D

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sat, 08 Aug 2020 21:39:10 +0000

bioenergy research biofuel cropsUS researchers are taking on the bioenergy challenge from all angles with an assist from the Department of Energy

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US Plugin Electric Vehicle Breakdown By Size Class (Chart)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 00:29:01 +0000

“Half of all plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) on the road in 2019 were mid-size cars, but PEVs are available in size classes ranging from two-seaters to minivans,” the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) notes

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‘Too many are selfish’: US nears 5 million virus cases

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 05:30:09 +0000

BOSTON: Fourth of July gatherings, graduation parties, no-mask weddings, crowded bars — there are reasons the United States has racked up more than 155,000 coronavirus deaths, by far the most of any country, and is fast approaching an off-the-charts 5 million confirmed infections, easily the highest in the world. Many Americans have resisted wearing masks […]

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100% Renewable Energy For 2,700 New EV Fast Charging Stations In USA

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 16:56:59 +0000

GM Bolt long range affordable EVA new GM-EVgo mashup enlists EV drivers in the renewable energy race with plans for 2,700 new public fast chargers across the

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Tesla + Volkswagen — Budding Bromance or Fickle Frenemies?

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 19:00:09 +0000

A few years back, Volkswagen was rumored to be in the running to acquire Tesla. It never happened. But Tesla CEO Elon Musk and VW CEO Herbert Diess seemed quite friendly when Tesla won an AUTO BILD award in Germany last year. Around that time, Musk tweeted, “Herbert Diess is doing more than any big carmaker to go electric. The good of the world should come first. For what it’s worth, he has my support.”

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Department of Energy Announces $100 Million for Artificial Photosynthesis Research

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 17:20:52 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $100 million in funding over five years for two new awards focused on advancing artificial photosynthesis for the production of fuels from sunlight

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