Daily Archives: September 6, 2017

US House Passes SELF DRIVE Act For Autonomous Car Testing

By Steve Hanley The House has passed legislation permitting the testing of up to 100,000 self driving cars on American roads. The bill now goes to the Senate. US House Passes SELF DRIVE Act For Autonomous Car Testing was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ |…

Colorado Energy Office, GRID Alternatives announce complete of low‐income community solar demonstration

By Kathie Zipp The Colorado Energy Office (CEO) and GRID Alternatives Colorado (GRID) announce the completion of a two‐year partnership focused on demonstrating the benefits of community solar for low‐income communities across the state. In 2015, CEO granted GRID $1.2 million to work with rural electric cooperatives and municipal utilities to develop accessible, affordable community…

Nissan Electric SUV & Sedan Coming Based On New LEAF

By Steve Hanley Nissan says it will preview an electric SUV based on the new LEAF at the Tokyo auto show coming up next month. Production is expected to begin in 2019. Nissan Electric SUV & Sedan Coming Based On New LEAF was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000…

Energy Toolbase software update enables users to model energy storage projects

By Kathie Zipp Energy Toolbase, a software platform for modeling the economics of solar and energy storage projects, recently launched a major software update that revolutionizes the platform’s energy storage modeling capabilities. The new release enables users to transparently quantify the dollar savings for any type of behind-the-meter (BTM) energy storage project. This empowers developers…

Amsterdam Energy Consumption Falling Significantly, Renewables Production Lagging Behind

By Rogier van Rooij The Dutch city of Amsterdam is making substantial progress towards a wide range of sustainability goals, most notably regarding overall energy consumption Amsterdam Energy Consumption Falling Significantly, Renewables Production Lagging Behind was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook…

County residents energized for another potential wind battle #ON

By National Wind Watch Talk of a possible protest and an injunction circled a Milford Town Hall meeting Tuesday night as residents voiced their concerns on a wind proponent’s intention to begin construction work this weekend. The municipality recently denied a Road Users Agreement with WPD White Pines stating the necessary entrance and building permits…

Valley baffled as turbines on stop #WLS

By National Wind Watch Residents have been left baffled as to why a wind farm’s turbines had not been turning for more than a month. Amman and Swansea Valley residents have expressed their concern after the wind farm development, Mynydd y Betws, had not been seen in operation for six weeks. Mynydd y Betws is…

Solar & Wind Powered Caravan Rotates To Track The Sun

By Derek Markham Whether it’s primarily for road trips or just for living more simply, the idea of going completely off the grid while enjoying the amenities of modern technology is a worthy goal, and the sCarabane is an attempt to flesh out that concept. Solar & Wind Powered Caravan Rotates To Track The Sun…

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