While Tesla CEO Elon Musk has already been quoted as promising that the payback period for choosing an all-electric Tesla Semi offering over a conventional diesel truck would be just a few years time, not everyone is willing to take his word on the matter
DHL Exec: Tesla Semi Trucks To Pay For Themselves In 1.5 Years syndicated from Clean Technica
The significant, constant usage of electricity from a single source like a plug-in vehicle has opened up a new market for grid-scale demand management. Grid-scale demand response bundles charging plug-in vehicles together into a single demand unit when they are using smart chargers connected to a utility. The utility can then have the charging speed throttled up and down to balance the electricity load on the grid.
Current EV Charging Equipment Market & Innovation Trends, Part 2 syndicated from Clean Technica
Cleantech energy companies need to embrace female leaders to inspire new thinking and directions for the future
No Woman, No Cry: Lack of Cleantech Female Leaders Limits Power & Utility Progress syndicated from Clean Technica
Yuri Horwitz, co-founder and CEO of Sol Systems, believes solar power will dominate new electricity generation in the US by 2022. Keep reading to discover the three reasons why.
Solar Will Dominate New Electricity Generation In US By 2022, Yuri Horwitz States syndicated from Clean Technica
Li Shufu, chairman of Geely Motors, has purchased a 9.69% stake in Daimler worth $9 billion. The acquisition is further proof of how quickly consolidation in the auto industry is taking place.
Geely Chairman Buys 9.69% Stake In Daimler syndicated from Clean Technica
It’s no secret that Silicon Valley drives the tech world. From smart cars to smart homes, California continues to boast the world’s latest high-tech innovations and developments. Yet many Californians still lack access to technological advancements that could dramatically improve their everyday lives. High-tech products and services are viewed by many residents in low- to moderate-income (LMI) communities as out-of-reach luxuries rather than attainable necessities. The innovations shaping the future of energy, transportation, water access, agriculture, and beyond are no exception to this reality
Accelerating Access To Clean Technology syndicated from Clean Technica
Fastned is still the only EV charging network I know of that includes CHAdeMO, CCS, and Tesla (via adapter) charging options at all of its stations. This may seem unimportant, since Tesla has its own Supercharger network, but as Fastned co-founder Bart Lubbers pointed out in a recent interview with me, approximately half of the electric cars in the Netherlands are Teslas. As such, even with other options, many of Fastned’s customers are Tesla drivers
Fastned — EV Fast Charging Leadership (#CleanTechnica Exclusive) syndicated from Clean Technica