Posts Tagged ‘electric vehicle’

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What the Electric Car Needs

Posted on December 9th, 2013 by

In 2011, emissions from transportation accounted for 28% of total U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. This tells us something we already know. If we want to[...]
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The Electric Car Debate: Are They Really Doing the Environment a Favor?

Posted on December 3rd, 2013 by

The petroleum-guzzling transport system is a big factor in the environmental crisis. So no wonder electric vehicles have been heralded as a tide turner. But[...]
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American Clean Energy Agenda the “First 100 days”, going beyond business as usual

Posted on October 19th, 2012 by

Among the questions: Who would do the most for the coal industry and Who would drill even more for oil and gas on public land, The first-100-days[...]
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New mileage standards would double fuel efficiency

Posted on August 28th, 2012 by

New regulations toward cutting greenhouse gas emissions were finalized by the Obama administration. The new rules will require the fleet of new cars and trucks[...]
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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[...]
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Hybrid Electric Vehicle Battery To Grow in 2015

Posted on July 29th, 2012 by

Hybrid Electric Vehicle Battery To Grow in 2015 New market research forecasts that electric vehicle battery will be the next big thing come 2015. The[...]
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Honda’s 1st EV Car Delivered To Couple

Posted on July 25th, 2012 by

Honda’s 1st EV Car Delivered To Couple American Honda Motor Co., Inc., has delivered its first all-electric 2013 Honda Fit EV to couple, Matt and[...]
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Wisconsin Utilities Launched New Energy Efficiency Programs

Posted on July 9th, 2012 by

Wisconsin Utilities Launched New Energy Efficiency Programs Wisconsin utilities’ statewide program for efficient and renewable energy, Focus on Energy, has launched new programs for residential[...]
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Solar Modules from Canadian Solar Installed in Biggest Solar Park

Posted on June 4th, 2012 by

Solar Modules from Canadian Solar Installed in Biggest Solar Park Canadian Solar Inc. has delivered more than 4,000 solar modules for an 8-MW photovoltaic installation[...]
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PG&E: 2011 Top Utility for Solar Installations

Posted on April 18th, 2012 by

PG&E: Top Utility for Solar Installations According to  the Solar Electric Power Association’s (SEPA) 2011 Utility Solar Rankings survey,  Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) ranks as the[...]
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Suntech Power Supplied Solar Panels In Air Force Base

Posted on April 15th, 2012 by

Suntech Power Supplied Solar Panels In Air Force Base Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. recently supplied more than 12,000 solar panels of 3.4 megawatts (MW) for[...]
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Life in the Fast Lane – Electric Vehicle Observations

Posted on February 1st, 2012 by

Recently I had the opportunity to use a Nissan Leaf™ for several full days, a much more interesting exercise than a simple test drive. As[...]
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Terex Utilities Wins ARB Approval for Hybrid System

Posted on December 9th, 2011 by

Terex Utilities wins ARB approval for hybrid system Terex Utilities has received approval from the Air Resources Board for its Terex HyPower Hybrid System, a[...]
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Vu1 to Supply 20,000 ESL Bulbs to Avspar

Posted on November 11th, 2011 by

IKEA opens 4 electric vehicle charging stations in Carson, Calif. IKEA has officially plugged-in four Blink Pedestal electric vehicle charging stations at its store inCarson,California,[...]
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FirstEnergy’s Ohio Units Achieve Compliance Benchmarks through RFP for Renewable Energy Credits

Posted on November 8th, 2011 by

FirstEnergy’s Ohio units achieve compliance benchmarks through RFP for renewable energy credits FirstEnergy’s Ohio utilities – Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co. and Toledo Edison[...]
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Dominion Virginia Power Seeks Approval for Community Solar Power Program

Posted on November 2nd, 2011 by

Dominion Virginia Power seeks approval for community solar power program Dominion Virginia Power intends to lease rooftops and grounds of commercial businesses and public facilities[...]