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Armored Trucks Switching To Electricity + Renewable Natural Gas

Published on August 5th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan

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Originally published on Gas2. North American Repower and Efficient Drivetrains, Inc, are set to convert 6 Class-5 medium-duty armored vehicles (each weighing ~26,000 pounds, or 11,793 kilograms) into plug-in hybrid vehicles running on electricity and renewable [&hellip... Read More



Iconic Old Volkswagen Bus Gets Solar Power

Published on August 5th, 2015 | by Zachary Shahan


Originally published on EV Obsession. Solar-powered cars are all over the place theses days… but I’m talking about indirectly solar-powered cars, or, at the least, electric cars that use solar-powered EV chargers. Directly solar-powered are basically [&hellip... Read More

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Can An Old Utility Learn New Tricks?

Published on August 4th, 2015 | by John Farrell


Originally posted at American electric utilities are creations of the 20th century, depending heavily on their protected monopolies to deliver economical electricity. But the growth in energy efficiency, cost-effective distributed energy like solar, and sophisticated [&hellip... Read More

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Plastic Roads Anybody?

Published on August 4th, 2015 | by Glenn Meyers


Asphalt roads may one day give way to plastic roads. PlasticRoad, a Netherlands company has released a well-engineered version of a  road built with recycled plastic. Right now, it is only an idea, but the idea [&hellip... Read More



Three Major Trends Driving Accelerating Change In US Energy System

Published on August 4th, 2015 | by Rocky Mountain Institute


Originally published on RMI Outlet. By Jules Kortenhorst Earlier today, the Obama administration issued its Clean Power Plan setting out a clear direction for greenhouse gas emissions reductions from the U.S. power sector.  The plan, long [&hellip... Read More

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SunEdison Yieldco TerraForm Global IPO = $675 Million

Published on August 4th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill

Originally published on Solar Love. SunEdison has revealed that the IPO for its newest endeavour, TerraForm Global, raised $675 million for the new company. Originally announced back in May, TerraForm Global is SunEdison’s “emerging markets yieldco [&hellip... Read More

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What is Solar Power Really Worth to Maine?

Published on August 4th, 2015 | by Rocky Mountain Institute


Originally published on RMI Outlet by David Labrador A look inside the state PUC’s value-of-solar study A recently released study commissioned by the Maine Public Utility Commission dropped a bombshell on the electricity world earlier this [&hellip... Read More

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