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Xpeng Motors Unveils Xpeng P7 At Auto Shanghai 2019

3 hours 30 min ago
Xpeng Motors, a Chinese EV startup, has unveiled the Xpeng P7, an electric sedan/coupe with 600+ km (300+ miles) NEDC Range, a reported 0–100 km/h (0–62 mph) time of just 4 seconds, dual motors (which enable four-wheel drive), and a semi-autonomous driving system

The Largely Ignored Problem Of Global Peak Oil Will Seriously Hit In A Few Years

8 hours 17 min ago
The era of oil is coming to an end, with global oil production set to halve in the next five to six years. To avoid a global economic slump, the transition to 100% renewables worldwide needs to be accelerated. It is feasible and cheaper than the current system, research shows

Tesla Model 3 = Best Selling Car (Of Any Type) In Netherlands, Norway, & Switzerland

14 hours 17 min ago
Tesla wasn't just the #1 electric vehicle or #1 small or midsize luxury vehicle or #1 luxury vehicle in the Netherlands, Norway, and Switzerland in March. It was the #1 top selling vehicle across the board

Tesla Model 3 Is Cheaper Than Toyota Camry, ARK Analysis Concludes

16 hours 16 min ago
A recent analysis from ARK Invest indicates that the Tesla Model 3 (even the $44,500 Model 3 Long Range*) outcompetes the highly popular Toyota Camry on a total cost of ownership basis

Can Flying Cars Save The Environment? These Scientists Seem To Think So

17 hours 17 min ago
It might run counter to what most believe, but electric vertical takeoff & landing (eVTOL) aircraft could be better for our environment than the congested wheeled mess we have on our roads. A few scientists have been trying to determine this and are on the side of the eVTOL aircraft

Siemens Gamesa Takes Over Nearly 1 Gigawatt Of Offshore Projects From GE

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:00pm
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will likely supply approximately 1 gigawatt (GW) of offshore wind turbines for two French offshore wind farms being developed by Eolien Maritime France, taking over supply from GE Renewable Energy, which ceded an agreement that has been plagued by delays since 2012. 

Mama Mia! AWD & 300 Mile Range: KIA HabaNiro Electric SUV Is One Hot Chili Pepper!

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 7:00pm
KIA unveiled the HabaNiro, an all wheel drive electric SUV with more than 300 miles of range, at the New York auto show on April 17. What is it? It's an everything vehicle for everyone, according to

Vestas Installed 1 Out Of 5 Wind Turbines Globally In 2018

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 6:15pm
The Global Wind Energy Council published figures on Wednesday which confirmed that Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas Wind Systems A/S dominated turbine supply in 2018, accounting for 1 out of every 5 turbines installed during the year. 

Siemens Gamesa Finishes 385 Megawatt Arkona Offshore Wind Farm In Record Time

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 6:00pm
The 385 megawatt (MW) Arkona offshore wind farm was officially opened Tuesday after Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy completed the installation of 60 of its 6 MW offshore wind turbines in record time, taking only five months to complete installation and commissioning, which was well ahead of schedule. 

GE Renewable Energy Announces New Solar + Storage Hybrid Project In New York

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 5:45pm
GE Renewable Energy announced on Monday that it will partner with Helios Energy to develop a new hybrid solar + storage system in upstate New York, which is expected to reach commercial operation in the second quarter of

China’s $447 Million Solar Subsidy Could Yield 30 Gigawatts In 2019

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 4:45pm
Information regarding the immediate future of China's solar industry continues to be drip fed by the country's government and experts believe that the current policy draft would amount to subsidies of RMB3 billion (US$447 million) which could support over 30 gigawatts (GW) of solar capacity in 2019. 

BNEF Shocker — Electric Cars Price Competitive In 2020 As Battery Costs Plummet

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 3:51pm
In a new report, BNEF predicts electric cars will become price competitive with conventional cars by 2022. Perhaps the EV revolution is really happening?

Advice To Women Aspiring To Solar Industry Careers: “Your Unique Perspective Is One Of Your Greatest Assets” — #CleanTechnica Exclusive

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 3:43pm
Dr. Gabi Bunea speaks about the future of the solar industry, especially when women are welcomed into the workforce

ChargeWheel Secures $1 Million For Solar-Powered Mobile EV Charging Vehicles

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 11:00am
The solar-powered, on-demand fleet will be deployed in the Bay Area by the end of 2019.

King Of Tesla Road Trips, Starman, A SpaceX Launch, & A Meeting Of Tesla Minds

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 5:00am
Originally published on EVANNEX. When Steve Sasman invited me to the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch, I jumped at the chance. Steve and I met back in 2015 during his first 48-state Tesla road trip. At the time, Elon Musk tweeted Steve’s blog post about his travels. Since then, Steve also completed another 48-state road trip while visiting 107 Tesla stores and meeting over 500 Tesla employees. [&hellip

China × Cleantech — March 2019

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 4:00am
Welcome to the next issue of China x Cleantech, the March 2019 edition. For our full China × Cleantech history, stroll over to the “Future Trends” section of our website

Starship Self-Driving Robots Complete Milestone Of 50,000 Deliveries

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 2:00am
Since launching in 2018, the robots have been hard at work

Tesla Model 3 Tsunami (Swiss Edition)

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 1:00am
The Swiss plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) market smashed its previous sales record (1,341 registrations) last month by registering 2,162 vehicles. That meant that the PEV share jumped to 7.5% (6.4% from fully electric vehicles and 1.1% from plug-in hybrids), pulling the 2019 PEV share to 5.3% and thus almost doubling last year's result

Fukushima’s Final Costs Will Approach A Trillion Dollars Just For Nuclear Disaster

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 11:30pm
There’s a reasonable case for an identifiable $800 billion in costs for the nuclear portion of the Fukushima disaster. It’s not hard to see that a 40-year recovery period along with costs excluded from this could add 25% to that without breaking a sweat

100 Million Tree-Planting Initiative Launched By Arbor Day Foundation

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 10:40pm
The Arbor Day Foundation recently announced its Time for Trees initiative, which aims to plant 100 million trees by 2022. Individuals, communities, governments, and corporations will join together to complete the work. Dan Lambe, president of the Arbor Day Foundation, answered some questions for CleanTechnica about the tree planting