Sierra Club Updates Nationwide EV Model Policy Toolkit

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 23 Aug 2020 06:45:02 +0000

The Sierra Club has updated its nationwide EV model policy toolkit and reminds us just what is the leading cause of greenhouse gas emissions in the US: the transportation sector, which is 92% dependent on oil

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We Are In The Era Of Big Batteries

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2020 17:58:53 +0000

We are living in an era of big batteries, and they are getting bigger. Isn’t there a song about this: I like big batteries and cannot lie. You other utilities can’t deny, that when lightning takes out the power with a roaring CRASH but big batteries flip it back

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Covid-19 May Speed Up Low-Carbon Shift, Google Says

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 00:50:09 +0000

In a Q& A with BloombergNEF, Google’s Jeff Hamel, Director of Industry Partnerships at Google, shared his thoughts on how the coronavirus may speed up the low-carbon shift

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Kenya’s Electricity Generation Company KenGen To Set Up Public EV Charging Stations

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 11 Aug 2020 19:15:18 +0000

The EV charging business is certainly going to be gamechanger for KenGen and Kenya Power on the revenue side. First of all, they will already have anchor clients with their own fleets! Utility companies own thousands of vehicles, and electrifying those will also cut down their massive petrol and diesel bills

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The Growing Strain of Power Sector Supply Chain Disruptions

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 04:02:00 +0000

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Power sector supply chains, hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, are feeling the double whammy of uncertainty posed by a broad U.S. executive order. As was clear at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s

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Zero-Emissions Trucks Are The Future: Let’s Do This

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Sun, 05 Jul 2020 00:18:17 +0000

Last Thursday, California made history by becoming the first state to mandate that truck makers move to zero-emission drivetrains. California Air Resources Board’s (CARB) new Advanced Clean Trucks regulation requires that half of the state’s trucks will need to be zero-emission by 2035, and the remaining half by 2045. A complementary Zero-Emission rule for fleet owners is in the works as well

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SEPA Report Helps Utilities Develop Strategies For EV Infrastructure

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 16:22:48 +0000

SEPA, also known as the Smart Electric Power Alliance, recently put together a report to help utility companies develop and implement strategies for EV infrastructure deployment. The report noted that there are an estimated 2 million public EV charging ports needed in the U.S. by

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The Evolution of Power Business Models

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 04:10:00 +0000

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Traditional models have been upended by recent disruptions, including decarbonization, decentralization, and even the COVID pandemic, but new ones are replacing them that focus on customer preference

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Florida Leading Large Solar Power Growth In US Southeast

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 21:35:53 +0000

The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) has been promoting and tracking clean energy in the US Southeast for many years. It now puts out an annual Solar in the Southeast report. Along with state comparisons on megawatts of solar installed, policy, and other matters, SACE actually calculates and shares installed solar capacity per customer for states and utilities

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