Tagged Solar

More on wind farms #PE (letter)

By National Wind Watch Carl Brothers in The Guardian (Wind will power our future, Nov. 13) challenges my thoughts on wind turbines. With respect to the cost, he claims they are now significantly cheaper than coal. I would ask, how come that wherever they have been installed in large numbers to replace coal, electricity prices…

Solaris to supply two hydrogen buses to Transdev in Sweden

By mmillikin Operator Transdev has signed a contract with Solaris Bus & Coach to supply two hydrogen buses. The vehicles will roll out onto the streets of the Swedish city of Sandviken in autumn 2021. Solaris Urbino CNG (in yellow and red), operating X-Trafik Gävle—the hydrogen buses in Sandviken will have the same look. Transdev…

* Get Back On Track – with Blue-Skies Thinking *

By Alec Lom Britain’s Prime Minister has just announced plans to stage what he terms a “Green Revolution” to transform the UK economy.Making transport more environmentally friendly is part of his plan. Has he considered how sunshine can make the railways greener with solar panels?Trains still use huge amounts of electricity, but in countries like…

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