Posts Tagged ‘electric cars’

Do EVs Make Good Cents or Sense

Do EVs Make Good Cents or Sense?

Posted on January 3rd, 2013 by

David Herron of Torque News stated in his article “60 kWh Tesla Model S rated at 208 mile electric driving range by EPA:”  “The 85[...]

Wind energy is Obama’s focus in Iowa visit this Tuesday

Posted on August 15th, 2012 by

Wind energy is Obama’s focus in Iowa visit this Tuesday Tuesday, President Obama was in Iowa at Oskaloosa, Marshalltown and Waterloo, talking about his support[...]

Ebay’s Power Center To Be Powered By Renewable Energy

Posted on July 3rd, 2012 by

Ebay’s Power Center To Be Powered By Renewable Energy EBay has turned to renewable energy fuel cells to power its data center. Bloom Energy will[...]

Solar Power Provided 10 Percent of Germany's Electricity Needs

Posted on June 23rd, 2012 by

Solar Power Provided 10 Percent of Germany”s Electricity Needs According to the data by a German water and energy trade association, solar power generated from[...]
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Net Present Value of a Hybrid Car

Posted on March 7th, 2012 by

This article will aim to convey they cost reduction that should be realized in terms of cost savings that should be factored into the purchase[...]
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Electric Cars Hit The East Coast Grid

Posted on October 3rd, 2011 by

Northeast and mid-Atlantic grid operator PJM Interconnect on Monday welcomed a new project to promote technology that can use battery power from electric vehicles to[...]

Plugging Electric Vehicles into the Smart Grid

Posted on September 1st, 2011 by

Today, electric vehicles (EVs) are starting to play an important role in our country’s transition towards a cleaner energy future. The primary advantage of EVs[...]
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Empire State Building’s Sustainability Retrofit Program Achieves 2010 ENERGY STAR Certification

Posted on July 15th, 2011 by

Empire State Building's Sustainability Retrofit Program Achieves 2010 ENERGY STAR Certification, Virginia Gov. McDonnell signs deal to transition state fleet with alterative fuel vehicles and a J.D. Power study shows residential customers overall satisfaction staying consistent

DOE Adds Six To National Clean Fleets Partnership

Posted on July 7th, 2011 by

DOE adds six to National Clean Fleets Partnership, Duke Energy announces the development of a second Kansas wind farm and Entergy helps grow electric vehicle infrastructure with $160,000 grant.

Lugar Renewable Energy Forum at IUPUI: Vehicle Electrification ‘Born and Raised’ in Indiana

Posted on June 28th, 2011 by

While gas prices skyrocket to alarming levels and dependence on foreign oil grows even riskier in today’s increasingly-tumultuous global political environment, vehicle electrification is garnering[...]

Greenwashing: Electric Cars & Innovation Stalled

Posted on June 23rd, 2011 by

Electric cars seem like the socially conscious, feel-good investment among environmentally friendly consumers. In corporate boardrooms, the innovation seemed well liked indeed. What’s not to[...]
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FPL Pilot Program Offers New Solar Energy Rebates

Posted on June 1st, 2011 by

FPL announces a new pilot program that offers new solar energy rebates, experience from Green Lighthouse shows that users play an important role in the sustainability ratings of a building and Georgia Power supporting electric vehicle development in the south,
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CUNY & IBM Work to Reduce Energy Consumption

Posted on March 24th, 2011 by

City University of NY and IBM are collaborating to reduce energy use in public schools and Hawaii is among the first states to adopt a statewide public charging network. Oh, and don't forget to turn the lights off during Earth Hour this Saturday.

Six Factors To Consider When Adding Hybrids Or EVs To Your Fleet

Posted on March 21st, 2011 by

Just as that recycling bin became an iconic symbol of environmental commitment several years ago, the logos on hybrid and electric cars are quickly becoming[...]