Posts Tagged ‘Electric’

Electric vehicles to clean up Beijing? Depends on how they’re charged

Although an electric bus smells a heck of a lot better than a diesel bus, it's obviously important to remember that electric doesn't really mean zero emissions unless your electric grid is fossil-fuel-free. You may have seen calculations showing that the equivalent miles per gallon of an electric vehicle varies in different parts of the […]

Smart charging won’t help adoption of electric cars, says SFU study

Tesla is no longer the only company making awe-inspiring electric cars. Iconic vehicles like the MINI, BMW Roadster, and the Volkswagen bus have now been reimagined with electric engines, and big-name manufacturers are pumping billions into developing the most efficient technology. View full post on Wind Power News

Aep Southwestern Electric Power Co.Swepco questions identity, funding …

Southwestern Electric Power Co. , a unit of American Electric Power , called into question advertising by an anonymous group working in Louisiana to oppose the proposed Wind Catcher Energy Connection project. View full post on Wind Power News

The Morning After: Water purification could lead to more electric cars

Welcome back! We hope you had a great weekend. We've been playing with some cool dinosaur toys , hearing about Tesla's next power grid experiment, and the end of free Wikipedia data for developing countries. View full post on Wind Power News

India poised for a leap in Electric Mobility; Nitin Gadkari

New Delhi : Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Shri Nitin Gadkari has said that India is poised for a leap in Electric Mobility. He was addressing a press conference in the capital today after inaugurating the electric vehicle chargers- slow and fast charging-at an event, 'Charging the Drive' held at the NITI Aayog […]

American Electric Power Aep’s Clean Energy Strategy Will Achieve…

American Electric Power released a report outlining the company's strategy for a clean energy future. The strategy includes new carbon dioxide emission reduction goals and investments in renewable resources and advanced technologies to enhance the efficiency of the power grid. View full post on Wind Power News

New England electric grid operator completes power auction

The annual auction to determine who will provide enough electricity for New England three years in the future has yielded the lowest clearing prices in five years, according to officials with the regional power grid operator. ISO-New England officials said Thursday that the 12th Forward Capacity Market auction closed with a preliminary clearing price of […]

Tucson Electric plans wind energy project to power 31k homes

A southern Arizona utility company is planning a wind energy project that could power up to 31,000 homes annually. Tucson Electric Power says a request for design and construction proposals will go out this week. View full post on Wind Power News

Trump’s Electric Grid Plan Could Hurt Voters That Swung Him the Election

Conservative energy policy experts are worried a new Trump administration policy proposal to compensate coal and nuclear power plants for stockpiling fuel could have significant consequences for some of his most ardent supporters. Namely, propping up coal and nuclear power plants could hurt natural gas-producing states that supported President Donald Trump in the 2016 election. […]

Rise of electric car solves little if driven by fossil fuels, warns windfarm boss

Dong Energy boss says falling price of renewables means they must power the electric car revolution or the environment will gain only a pyrrhic victory The rise of electric cars will be a pyrrhic victory for the environment if they are powered by fossil fuels instead of renewables, according to the UK boss of the […]