Daily Archives: September 3, 2017

Every Plug-In Car Model Has A Selling Point

By Zachary Shahan Not that long ago, only a few electric cars were on the market. Nowadays, there are a few dozen. We certainly have a few favorites here on CleanTechnica, but every plug-in car really has its own selling points. I’m sure I don’t have a comprehensive list of these in my head, and…

Concern about grid constraints stall big wind projects #VT

By National Wind Watch Concern about the existing constraints on the electricity grid in northern Vermont is affecting proposed industrial wind projects. The Vermont Public Utilities Commission on Thursday refused to reconsider its rejection of the petition for a certificate of public good for Kidder Hill Wind, a two wind turbine project in Irasburg and/or…

Regulators reject Kidder Hill Wind again #VT

By National Wind Watch IRASBURG/LOWELL – The impact of two new large wind turbines on the northern Vermont electric grid has to be evaluated before state utility regulators say they will reconsider the Kidder Hill Wind Project petition. On Thursday, the Vermont Public Utilities Commission also said it’s not fair to communities and citizens to…

Updated Volkswagen E-Golf Now In UK Showrooms

By Cynthia Shahan In the UK, the all-electric car that looks almost identical to a regular Volkswagen Golf is doing well. The e-Golf is considered to be the electrified “centerpiece” of the German manufacturer’s choices. The e-Golf was originally presented in 2014. VW reports that in its latest guise, the zero-emission e-Golf has new battery…

The End of Fossil-Fuelled Cars

By Guest Contributor We all love a David-and-Goliath story. Elon Musk is a great showman and has played this narrative for all it’s worth in the spectacular rise of his electric car company Tesla. A few weeks ago Tesla launched the Model 3, hyped as the first mass-market full-range all-electric car. But what we really…

A New Metaphor

By George Harvey Imagine being at a really great indoor rock concert. You got a really good seat, about 5 rows back from the stage and right in the center of the theater. Exiting out will be a chore, because there are 10 or 15 seats between you and either aisle, but the seat is…

Continental 48 Volt Electric Bicycle Products On Display At EuroBike Show

By Steve Hanley Continental will start supplying it Revolution and Prime electric bicycle systems to manufacturers beginning in 2018. Continental 48 Volt Electric Bicycle Products On Display At EuroBike Show was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter. Read…

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