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Calfee Design Bamboo E-Bike, Anyone?

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March 16th, 2017 by Nicolas ZartOK, so let’s say a folding fat-tire electric bike hasn’t won you over and you’re still wondering why, oh why, they can’t make an eco-friendly ...

Jammu & Kashmir Announces 450 Megawatt Rooftop Solar Power Target

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February 22nd, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraThe Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir has set a target for setting up rooftop solar power capacity by 2022. The Jammu & Kashmir Department ...

Nuances In Ridesharing: Trusting Strangers, Not Institutions

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March 17th, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanOpera Singers, violinists, ballet dancers, and others who go from city to city season to season — all around the world — are a great ...

Risse Racing Technology Voltinator Tough E-Bike, Including DIY E-Bike Options

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March 17th, 2017 by Nicolas ZartIt seems not a day goes by without yet another electric bike (e-bike) company introducing a new model, answering the need of a specific market ...

Scoot’s New Mobility Operating System

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March 12th, 2017 by Roy L HalesOriginally published on the ECOreport. Compared to the 10 million miles that the city’s vehicles travel every day, Scoot’s penetration into the San Francisco ...

NATO Renewable Energy To Penetrate Into Russian Petro-State

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February 23rd, 2017 by Susan KraemerRenewable energy companies from three EU member nations, Finland, Germany and the Netherlands have just announced they will finance and build a total of 735 ...

30 Cities Look To Trump Anti-Science Trump With Huge $10 Billion Electric Vehicle Buy

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March 16th, 2017 by Zachary ShahanA $10 billion order for 114,000 electric vehicles — would that make your preferred legacy automaker wake up? Let’s start with what’s not news, just ...

France Now Offering €200 State Subsidy For Electric Bicycles

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February 23rd, 2017 by James AyreThe government of France is now offering a state subsidy of €200 to buyers of certain electrically powered bicycles, according to recent reports. This state ...

2017 Could Be A Tipping Point For Corporate Wind & Solar Deals In Australia

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February 17th, 2017 by Guest ContributorOriginally published on RenewEconomy. By Sophie Vorrath Contracting for renewable energy development by big corporate energy users – as a way to keep a lid ...

Dragon’s Guide To A 100% Renewable Home

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February 19th, 2017 by Chris DragonIn Part 2, we talked about heating hot water with electricity with a goal of supplying 100% of that electricity with solar panels. Remember, we ...

New North Sea Wind Power Hub Could Supply 70-100 Million People With Renewable Energy By 2050

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March 24th, 2017 by Joshua S HillThree European transmission system operators have signed a trilateral agreement this week that intends to develop a large renewable European electricity system in the ...

New Life For Energy Zombie: NASA Pens A Love Letter To Jet Biofuel

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March 17th, 2017 by Tina CaseyThe biofuel industry has had its ups and downs, so the latest news from NASA should warm a few hearts. The US aerospace agency has ...

January 2017 Electric Vehicle Sales Figures For Japan

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March 9th, 2017 by James AyreThe Japanese electric vehicle market is comprised almost entirely of Japanese auto manufacturers (unsurprisingly), which makes the market an interesting contrast to free-for-all markets like ...

India Secures $500 Million For Dedicated Renewable Energy Transmission Project

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March 20th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraIndia’s state-owned power transmission infrastructure developer has signed an agreement for $500 million in debt financing to set up dedicated transmission lines for renewable energy ...

Envision Festival Powered By Renewables & “Leave No Trace” Principles

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February 23rd, 2017 by Scott CooneyThe Envision Festival, taking place this week along the central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, is one of those things that I’ve often dreamt of,

MOAR E-Bike Folds With Big Fat Tires

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March 10th, 2017 by Nicolas ZartFat-tire bikes are all the rage these days, but they are certainly a bike style that can benefit from the help of an electric motor.

Los Angeles Maven To Get “More Than 100” Chevy Bolt EVs

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February 19th, 2017 by James AyreWith Chevy Bolt EV production now occurring at a large scale, GM has seemingly begun allocating more and more of the production to end points ...

Why The US Army, Navy, & Military Veterans Love Solar Power & Electric Vehicles

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February 18th, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Solar Love. Donald Trump says he wants to create American jobs, but he is cool to the idea of renewable energy, which ...

UK Navy Base Launches Electric Fleet With 48 Nissan e-NV200 Combi Electric Vans

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March 21st, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanThe UK’s Royal Navy is launching into the future in a way that values and protects the environment around the world as well as in ...

GE Renewable Energy To Supply First US Integrated Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

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February 24th, 2017 by Joshua S HillGE Renewable Energy has been selected to supply wind and solar components for the first ever US commercial integrated solar-wind hybrid project. While the ...

Ohio HB 114 Renewable Energy Standards Bill Would Cripple Wind Industry, Says AWEA

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March 22nd, 2017 by Joshua S HillThe American Wind Energy Association has come out against an Ohio state bill which would reduce the state’s renewable energy standards into an unenforceable ...

It’s Alive! US Energy Department Promotes Solar, Wind, Storage News

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March 21st, 2017 by Tina CaseyAll of those folks who were cautiously optimistic about former Texas Governor Rick Perry as head of the US Department of Energy might be feeling ...

Japanese Floating Solar Farm Helps Apple In Its Push For 100% Renewable Energy

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March 20th, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Solar Love. Apple has committed itself to using only clean renewable energy to operate all of its stores, data centers, and manufacturing ...

Pininfarina & Hybrid Kinetic Sign Joint $80 Million Electric Car Pact

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March 1st, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Gas2. Internationally recognized automotive design firm Pininfarina and Hong Kong-based Hybrid Kinetic have signed a contract worth $80 million to jointly develop ...

ACWA Power Commissions Second Phase Of Dubai Solar Project, Adding 200 Megawatts

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March 23rd, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraOriginally published on CleanTechies. The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority recently announced that the second phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park has ...

Pumped Hydro Storage Could Secure 100% Renewable Electricity For Australia

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February 28th, 2017 by Joshua S HillA new report has found that pumped hydro storage could help secure a 100% renewable electricity future for the Australian electricity grid. A new ...

Electric Vehicle Purchase Incentives Under Fire In Many States Courtesy Of Big Oil

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March 21st, 2017 by Kyle FieldWith the early introduction of affordable, long-range EVs like the Chevy Bolt (with 238 miles of range) and the Tesla Model 3 (slated to move ...

4th World Nation-Building

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March 5th, 2017 by Scott CooneyThe idea of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd world countries is something of a relic in our society. The US and its allies were described as ...

PSA Group Investing $16 Million Into Carsharing Service TravelCar

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February 28th, 2017 by James AyreThe parent company of the Peugeot and Citroen auto brands, PSA Group, has partnered with the French insurance firm MAIF to invest around $16 million ...

Pakistan To Finally Embrace Solar Power Auctions

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March 20th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraPerhaps motivated by the massive crash in the solar power tariff bids across the world, Pakistan is set to shift from feed-in tariff mechanism to ...

Electric Bike Highlights At 2017 Electric Bike Expo Kickoff

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March 8th, 2017 by Nicolas ZartWe love electric bicycles, and the EV grin is alive and well in that industry! The 2017 Electric Bike Expo is off to a great ...

French Firm Neoen Aims For 1 Gigawatt Of Wind & Solar In Australia By 2020

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March 7th, 2017 by Giles ParkinsonOriginally published on RenewEconomy. French renewable energy firm Neoen says it is aiming to install a total 1 GW (1,000 megawatts) of large scale wind ...

Record Wind & Solar Keep The Lights On In NSW As Coal & Gas Went Missing

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February 17th, 2017 by Giles ParkinsonOriginally published on RenewEconomy. Oh, the irony. NSW is one of the most coal-dependent states in Australia, with renewable energy contributing less than 10 per ...

Developing Countries Emerge As Sustainable Energy Leaders, But Sub-Saharan Africa Lags Well Behind

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February 16th, 2017 by Joshua S HillA number of developing countries have been identified as leaders in sustainable energy, according to a new analysis by the World Bank, but there ...

New IEA Report Addresses Grid Integration Of Variable Renewable Energies

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March 20th, 2017 by Joshua S HillThe growing level of variable renewable energy technologies such as wind and solar will present challenges for grid operators as they seek to integrate ...

Nigeria Debates $30 Million For Diesel-Killing, Off-Grid Solar Power

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March 8th, 2017 by Tina CaseyThe news buzzing around the Intertubes this week shows just how far the solar energy field has come in a few short years. In the ...