April 2nd, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
ResMed is a medical equipment company that makes medical devices such as ventilators. ResMed's CEO, Mick Farrell, spoke to Jim Cramer on Mad Money today and expressed that he was happy that Elon Musk used his medical supplies to help hospitals
April 1st, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Hawaiian Electric says it is planning to add nearly 1 gigawatt-hour of battery storage and close its largest coal-fired generating station over the next few years.
April 1st, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
A decade ago, wind power was already basically cost-competitive with conventional power sources, utility-scale solar was significantly more expensive but starting to bloom, and electric vehicles were hardly a blip on the horizon and basically unknown to most of us. How did that change in the past 10 years
March 30th, 2020 | by Jo Borrás
Van life is one of those trendy hashtags that's easily overlooked these days, but a #vanlife lived outdoors, on the trails, and "away from it all" may be just what the social distancing doctor ordered — and if you're going to do it, you might as well do it in style. Is a Ram ProMaster + Tesla battery pack the winning formula to living your best life
March 24th, 2020 | by Kyle Field
Panasonic is building on its deep bench of products in the consumer space to build a suite of residential energy storage products. CleanTechnica spoke with Panasonic Sales Engineer Dan Glaser about the work Panasonic is doing to unify the various energy systems in the home into a single, intelligent operating unit
March 23rd, 2020 | by Cynthia Shahan
How much do diverse EVs vary based on the weather? The Norwegian Automobile Federation answers that question for 20 EVs
March 22nd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
The most popular CleanTechnica articles of the past week, naturally, included a few pieces related to the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic that's shutting down half the world. Otherwise, hot topics were the Tesla Model Y (have to wonder how much this vehicle would dominate some portions of the news and public consciousness if not for COVID-19), the Volkswagen ID.3 and overall ID lineup/strategy, and other EV and Tesla news and analyses
March 21st, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
One of the most interesting and most challenging things in my career in cleantech media in the past decade has been communicating technology transitions. It is simply so difficult for us humans to deeply comprehend (or "digest") the arc of the trends as they are occurring. Even a rapid market transition seems like it is going very slowly ("taking forever") until it happens all of a sudden
March 20th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers in Australia have devised a new MOF filter that could greatly speed up lithium production from brine pools and have lower costs.
March 19th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
Everyone seems to be mad at Tesla for staying open while several other businesses shut down to try to flatten the curve and prevent the coronavirus from spreading like a wildfire of the molecular variety. But did you know that Tesla isn't the only automaker that's been open for business
March 14th, 2020 | by Iqtidar Ali
Being a crossover midsize SUV, the Tesla Model Y has several advantages over the Tesla Model 3 sedan built on the same platform and sharing most parts. The first and foremost benefit of the Model Y is its practicality. It has huge storage space in the front and back. The 5-seat configuration Model Y has 66 cu ft vs. the Model 3’s 15 cu ft of cargo capacity
March 14th, 2020 | by Matt Pressman
In 2017, The Economist declared the internal combustion engine "roadkill" on a controversial cover, claiming, "it had a good run. But the end is in sight." For the conservative publication, this was a bold statement. Fast forward to 2020 and now Britain's financial pub points to Tesla as the carmaker to look out for as the industry transitions to electric
March 14th, 2020 | by Barry A.F.
When I first read about the $10 billion from Jeff Bezos to fight climate change, my first thought was, "Where will it be spent?"
March 14th, 2020 | by Kyle Field
We get a lot of flack here at CleanTechnica for being Tesla fanboys, but in reality, we are just a bunch of clean technology nuts that love the things Tesla has done, is doing, and is expected to do out into the future
March 13th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
A bill was recently introduced in Ohio (HB546) to remove the disproportionate and unfair electric vehicle tax
March 10th, 2020 | by Kyle Field
Global battery powerhouse Samsung's Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT) and the Samsung R&D Institute Japan (SRJ) just published a new study highlighting its next generation solid state battery. The new lithium metal solid state battery delivers better energy density than more traditional lithium-ion batteries and promises to usher in a new generation of batteries to power all our devices
March 9th, 2020 | by Loren McDonald
At GM's recent "EV Day" in Warren, Michigan, the common feeling among attending journalists and writers after the 2-hour event was one of information overload
March 8th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
Tesloop drove a Tesla Model X for 409,000 miles and spent $29,000 for maintenance and repairs. Is that a lot? It depends on your point of view.
March 6th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley
German construction company Arikon is scheduled to start building Giga Berlin on March 19.
March 6th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
New York Power Authority–Israel Smart Energy Challenge Winners to Bring Solutions to Scale through Demonstration Projects with New York State's Public Utility
March 6th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
New job openings at Giga Shanghai (Tesla Gigafactory 3) shine light on Tesla's plans for solar and energy storage in China. Tesmanian has reported that on March 6th, Tesla China posted two job openings related to solar and energy storage
March 6th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
The growth in deployments of lithium batteries will inevitably create a large flow of retired or used batteries. By 2030, analysts predict that retirements could exceed half a million vehicles annually or over 2 million metric tonnes of batteries per year
March 5th, 2020 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen
It seems like e-Mobility has become the new tech market for all types of investors. Companies like Tesla, Rivian, Byton, Bird, Tier Mobility, Sono Motors, and ChargePoint are the new Facebooks of this era. Besides venture capitalists (VCs), many corporate venture entities of Fortune 500 companies stepped in last year