About Roy L Hales

Roy L Hales is the editor of the ECOreport (www.theecoreport.com), a website dedicated to exploring how our lifestyle choices and technologies affect the West Coast of North America and writes for both CleanTechnica and Planetsave on Important Media. He is a research junkie who has written over a thousand articles since he was first published in 1982. Roy lives on Cortes Island, BC, Canada.



Author Archives: Roy L Hales

A $10 Billion Per Anno EV Market

June 29th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. Michel Langezaal believes that electric cars could replace gas cars, as the vehicle of choice, within [&hellip


California’s Drive Solar Campaign

June 17th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. There have been some highly successful joint promotions of solar and electric vehicles. According to [&hellip


Tesla Model X & Trailer Crossing Canada

June 12th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. A cross-Canada trek has been on Rolf Oetter and Silke Sommerfeld’s “bucket list” for a [&hellip


Developing A More Efficient Solar Cell

May 30th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. The electricity produced by current PV solar installations is not adequate for Germany’s targeted energy transformation. [&hellip


81% Of Ontarians Endorse Renewables

May 27th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. Keith Brooks, Clean Economy Program Director at Environmental Defence, acknowledges that Ontario made mistakes carrying out its [&hellip


PACE Heats Up San Diego’s Economy

May 24th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. After two years of operation, any concerns that the public held about PACE appear to [&hellip


We Are Nudging 1.5 Degrees

April 19th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. While Canada’s political leaders toy with the idea of expanding the pipeline infrastructure out of [&hellip


America’s Shining Cities 2016

April 11th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. Cities are a driving force behind the U.S. adoption of solar energy. According to Environment [&hellip


A Wind Powered LED Street Lamp

April 6th, 2016 | by Roy L Hales

Originally published on the ECOreport. Noordforce’s Proceed 1 wind generator comes with lithium batteries that are fully charged after a half [&hellip



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