Daily Archives: December 5, 2022

BrightDrop Expands to Canada, Adds DHL Express to Customer Portfolio

By Blagojce Krivevski GM’s all-electric delivery vehicle brand BrightDrop today announced it had entered its first international market, Canada, adding DHL Express Canada to its customer portfolio. The company also announced production of the BrightDrop Zevo 600 (formerly known as the BrightDrop EV600) electric delivery vans had begun at GM’s CAMI Assembly plant in Ontario,…

Plug-in vehicles reduced CO2 emissions by 5.5 million metric tons in 2021

By Blagojce Krivevski Plug-in electric vehicles, including all-electric vehicles (EVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), reduced carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 5.5 million metric tons in 2021, according to the data released by the Department of Energy (DOE). The estimates used regional electric grid mixes and EV/PHEV registration locations. Two-thirds of the emissions reduction…

EV Charging Infrastructure USA 2023

By [Energy Central] Sean Collins EV charging infrastructure and e-Mobility industry forecasts Understand the economic fundamentals and key market drivers for developing EV charging infrastructure to meet the needs of the e-Mobility market. Exploring the next generation of smart and efficient EV charging ports Look for innovations in EV charging ports and make the business…

Secure Solar Futures installs 313-kW array atop Virginia homeless shelter

By Billy Ludt This month, CARITAS began powering its one-of-a-kind recovery and homeless services facility in Richmond, Virginia, with solar power. Secure Solar Futures of Staunton installed 782 Heliene photovoltaic solar panels, comprising the largest solar power system at any facility serving homeless people in Virginia, and possibly on the East Coast. The 313-kW solar…

EV manufacturer Rivian buys 50 MW of power from Goose Creek Wind farm

By WPED Staff Rivian and Apex Clean Energy today announced the signing of a power purchase agreement (PPA) for 50 MW of electricity from the renewable energy company’s proposed Goose Creek Wind farm in Piatt County, Illinois. As Rivian’s first large-scale procurement, the agreement supports the company’s long-term vision of enabling high-impact renewable energy projects…

KOMIPO completes 160-MW Concho Valley Solar project in Texas

By Kelsey Misbrener KOMIPO America announced it completed construction of the 160-MW Concho Valley Solar project in San Angelo City in Texas and started commercial operation in October. The solar project will provide power to Targa Resources’ natural gas processing plant in West Texas. Construction began in November 2021. The Concho Valley Solar is the…

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