New Answers To Common Electric Car Questions

Cars Published on July 22nd, 2017 by Zachary Shahan 0 July 22nd, 2017 by Zachary Shahan  Now that I’ve been driving an electric car (a Tesla Model S) around on a regular basis for a few weeks, I’m getting bored with the most common questions. Over and over again… “How far can you drive?” “How … Read more

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100% Clean, Renewable Energy Is Possible — Setting The Record Straight

Air Quality Published on July 22nd, 2017 by Karl Burkart 0 July 22nd, 2017 by Karl Burkart  Since 2009, Mark Jacobson, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Stanford University and Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment and Precourt Institute for Energy, and more than 85 coauthors have written a series of … Read more

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Power generation possible at lower cost: Nat’l Committee

Unveiling a 25-year master plan (2017-41) on power and energy, the National Committee to Protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power, and Ports on Saturday claimed that power generation is possible at a price lesser than the government’s estimated one. It showed that generation of 91,700 MW of power by 2041 is possible at a cost … Read more

Value of solar rebate certificates drops $12 in one week

A continuing drop in a government renewable energy ‘rebate’ could affect the future price of solar power system installations. The trading value of Small-scale Technology Certificates (STCs) dropped from $37 to $25 in a few days over the past week. STCs are issued under the Renewable Energy Target (RET) scheme and are traded in an … Read more

India’s first wind power auction: Developers sign PPAs for 550 Mw capacity

New Delhi: Major wind power developers including Adani and Mytrah Energy today signed Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with Power Trading Corporation (PTC) for supply of 550 Mw power to states as part of India’s first wind power auctions scheme. The pacts were signed in the presence of power, coal, renewable energy and mines minister Piyush … Read more

BlackRock UK renewable fund surpasses £1 billion landmark

BlackRock has worked with a number of developers in the UK. Image credit: ib vogt. Leading asset management group BlackRock has taken its Renewable Income UK fund up to £1.1 billion (US$1.43 billion), making it one of the largest single investments in renewable energy. The fundraiser, for its third reopening, secured an additional £475million (US$612million), building … Read more

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Hanwha Q CELLS developing 80MW rotating floating solar project in Korea

Recently, China completed the largest (40MW) floating solar project in the world in Anhui Province, China and recently started a 70MW project in the same region. Also recently announced are plans for a 150MW project in the same area in collaboration with France-based floating PV specialist Ciel Terre. ‘Silicon Module Super League’ (SMSL) member Hanwha … Read more

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