What 4 Million Solar Panels Look Like from Space – Scientific …

Will Democracy Survive Big Data and Artificial Intelligence? 22 hours ago — Dirk Helbing, Bruno S. Frey, Gerd Gigerenzer, Ernst Hafen, Michael Hagner, Yvonne Hofstetter, Jeroen van den Hoven, Roberto V. Zicari and Andrej Zwitter Article source: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-4-million-solar-panels-look-like-from-space/

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Rs 3.46 worth Cheaper solar power unit may push coal fired spark out of reckoning

NEW DELHI: India’s ambitious green energy programme took a giant leap as the country’s first wind energy auction has seen tariff dropping dramatically to Rs 3.46 per unit, mirroring the steep fall in the solar power sector and giving coal-fired plants another emission-free and competitive rival to worry about. Solar tariffs have already fallen to … Read more

Saudi Arabia targets 9.5 GW renewables; US to exchange project data

Image credit: Airubon Saudi Arabia has set a target of 9.5 GW of solar and wind power by 2030, according to the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 plan announced on April 25. “Even though we have an impressive natural potential for solar and wind power, and our local energy consumption will increase three fold by 2030, we … Read more

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US utilities cut solar connection times ahead of 2019 activity peak

States such as California, Arizona and Maryland have implemented new processes to cut connection times. (Image credit: Aydinmutlu) U.S. solar installations are forecast to hit a record 14 GW in 2016, doubling the 7.5 GW installed last year and raising the total installed capacity to over 40 GW, Camron Barati, North America solar analyst for … Read more

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How to Support Renewable Energy (and Why You Really Should)

Will Democracy Survive Big Data and Artificial Intelligence? 16 hours ago — Dirk Helbing, Bruno S. Frey, Gerd Gigerenzer, Ernst Hafen, Michael Hagner, Yvonne Hofstetter, Jeroen van den Hoven, Roberto V. Zicari and Andrej Zwitter Article source: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-to-support-renewable-energy-and-why-you-really-should/

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China Electric Car Sales Dip In January With Incentives Transition, BYD Production Pause?

Cars Published on February 25th, 2017 by Jose Pontes 0 February 25th, 2017 by Jose Pontes  The Chinese market had 6,260 new EVs registered in January, far from the 15,275 units of January 2016, dragging down the plug-in market share (of new cars sold) to just 0.25% — far below the 1.45% of 2016. Considering the … Read more

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China Electric Bus Sales Still Exploding

Clean Transport Published on February 25th, 2017 by Zachary Shahan 0 February 25th, 2017 by Zachary Shahan  We wrote a couple of weeks ago about China’s dramatic electric bus growth, but the numbers we had at the time only covered fully electric buses. We now have numbers for plug-in hybrids as well, again thanks to Jose … Read more

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