How China Makes EVs at a Fraction of US. Prices

The answer to the above question is not a simple one, and there is not a single answer, but many. But as a starting point, this has happened before over a hundred years ago, in the automobile industry, and it had nothing to do with the country of origin. A tiny, low-priced electric car called the Seagull has American automakers and politicians trembling. The car, launched last year by.....
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THE SMARTER E AWARD 2024: WINNERS PAVE THE WAY FOR RENEWABLE 24/7 ENERGY SUPPLY WITH INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS

1 award, 5 categories, 15 winners: Just before the start of The smarter E Europe, the continent’s largest alliance of exhibitions for the energy industry, the winners of this year’s The smarter E AWARD were honored at an official ceremony this evening....
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GAF Energy to Build New Solar Roof Testing Facility

Company Receives U.S. Department of Energy Grant for Testing Project; Will Partner with Sandia National Labs...
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MERSEN EXPANDS RANGE OF HIGHER AMPERAGE 1500VDC HELIOPROTECTION® PV FUSES

Robust fuses for demanding environments...
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Are we there yet?

A few years back, in a discussion with some friends, an interesting problem arose. A company my friend was working for needed some power supply for the sensor that was supposed to be used in a small shaft at some cold, scientific remote location. External conventional batteries were out of the question. I knew that tritium paint is used as "glow-in-the-dark" paint for military gun.....
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Newfound Ohio Utica Shale Oil Play Yielding Results

  Recent data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) confirms an emerging Ohio oil play with untapped potential. Traditionally thought of as a natural gas play, new technologies have unlocked oil production in the Utica Shale that continues to grow: 70 percent since 2021 with 40 percent annual growth from 2022 to 2023.   The first quarter (Q1) production.....
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The European hydrogen bank could help determine whether the climate wins or loses

By EDF Blogs     By Anna Lorant and Guillaume Morauw The European Hydrogen Bank, a financing instrument that supports renewable hydrogen production within the EU and internationally, has just announced a €1.2 billion investment to help boost the renewable hydrogen economy, a cornerstone of the EU’s strategy to achieve climate neutrality by 2050. While many.....
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OPEC is Trying to Outlast The Shale Boom

Since 2008, the shale boom has grown U.S. oil production by about 9 million barrels per day. In the early days of the shale boom, when it wasn’t clear whether this development would have a significant impact, it was largely ignored by OPEC. By late 2014, as U.S. oil production growth was approaching 5 million BPD, OPEC decided they could no longer ignore it. At its November 2014.....
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NEW REPORT: US Energy Storage Market Sets Q1 Capacity Installation Record

• Market sees an 84% increase compared to Q1 2023 • 2024–2028 forecast for new cumulative grid-scale additions grows to 62 GW...
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‘We have to be all things to our children’: how a school made sure pupils had time to play

Brighton primary has worked with organisation to provide better quality time outside

Every Friday morning Damien Jordan can be seen walking back and forth in the local park, staring at the grass. He’s checking for dog mess and drug paraphernalia; in the next 10 minutes 30 or so of the pupils of Fairlight primary in Brighton will hit the park for their weekly football practice.

With a playground that measures just 800m2 and more than 400 children, there is no room for sports on the school grounds, so about a decade ago Jordan, headteacher at Fairlight, started practice at the park. It is just one of the ways that he, like other heads, is finding to cope with the issues many state schools are fighting; shortages of green space, shortages of staff and time, and shortages of cash.

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Soltec reports record revenues of €121M, an increase of 58% compared to the previous year

• The company achieves its best first quarter results in its history, with record revenues and solid gross margins of 24% • Soltec strengthens its position in the United States, a market which represents 34% of its revenues and is expected to reach 50% of sales in the following years • The operating indicators of both divisions (trackers and energy) show their positive performance in the period, reaching a backlog of €619M and a pipeline of 12.6 GW respectively • Soltec is working on the development of a new Business Plan, which will seek to strengthen the company's position in the market, take advantage of opportunities in the renewable energy sector and evaluate the company's new financial needs • The company's leadership structure will be reinforced with the appointment of Mariano Berges as CEO and the continuation of Raúl Morales as Executive Chairman, pending approval at the next General Shareholders' Meeting on June 25...
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Nextracker and Unimacts Dedicate Second Nevada Factory to Serve Solar Power Demand

Growing Solar Demand in Southwest U.S. Prompts Second Factory Built in Less Than a Year...
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Planted Solar and Cultivate Power Announce 11 MW Community Solar Development in Chicago Metro Area to Deliver 2X the Energy per Acre over Conventional Solar Plants

Backed by Breakthrough Energy Ventures and Khosla Ventures, Planted Solar Launches Rapid Solar Deployment Platform with Radically Simplified Array and Field Robotics...
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Canadian Solar to Present New EP Cube, Showcasing Advanced Safety, at Intersolar in Munich

This expansion of the successful EP Cube residential energy storage line aims to enhance home storage adoption across Europe, accommodating diverse residential requirements....
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energyRe Submits Offshore Wind Transmission Proposals to Support New York's Clean Energy Goals

These proposals seek to expand New York's transmission system to bring emissions-free energy generated by offshore wind power sources to New York City....
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