Tesla’s 10-Year Challenge: 2009 vs. 2019


Usually, when we talk about a 10-year challenge, it is posting selfies of ourselves from 10 years ago and comparing them to current ones to see how we have done in the past 10 years. Did we meet our goals? How have our lives changed in the span of a decade?

GridCars Network Is Charging Up South Africa’s EV Revolution


Established in 2009, GridCars has grown to become South Africa’s largest Electric Vehicle Charging Service Equipment (EVSE), Charging Station Infrastructure and Management Systems firm. One of the main players in the South African EV space is GridCars.

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Yes, Electric Trucks Make Sense For Regional Haul


Since 2009, the North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) and?Rocky Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) have been working with?the

A Practical Reason Why Nürburgring Records Matter To Tesla


Until a couple weeks ago, my knowledge of the famous Nürburgring race track in Germany was basically limited to the strange Ring Racer roller coaster that was built in 2009 to be the fastest in the world, but ended up only operating four days in 2013 after they blew more than 12.3

Tesla Model 3 Owner Is Helping The Homeless


It was something I experienced all throughout my childhood and the nonprofit I started in 2009 was about helping that community. When I saw a post on Facebook by a Tesla owner who is a CEO of a homeless shelter called Echo, it moved me.

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The UAW Didn’t Learn From General Motors’ Bankruptcy

Forbes Green Tech

The current contract talks are trying to claw back what was given up in the 2009 bankruptcy negotiations


How to get HOA solar approval: Tips for success

Solar Power World

Speaking to the New York Times in 2009 when he was chief executive… The post How to get HOA solar approval: Tips for success appeared first on Solar Power World. In some areas, Homeowners Associations (HOAs) can present significant barriers to homeowners’ ability to install solar.

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Contractors Corner: Ideal Energy

Solar Power World

After more than 12 years in the military serving overseas, Troy Van Beek founded Ideal Energy in 2009 in Fairfield, Iowa, to continue serving others, this time down a path of sustainability.

RER Energy Group celebrates 10-year anniversary

Solar Power World

As one of the few independent and self-funded firms of its size in the rapidly growing renewable marketplace, RER has achieved significant organic growth since its inception in 2009. “We Pennsylvania-headquartered solar installer RER Energy Group is celebrating 10 years of business.

Renewable energy investment bank Greentech Capital to be acquired by Nomura Holdings

Impact Alpha

12 – Greentech, founded in 2009, has helped Macquarie Group, Goldman Sachs and others buy and sell wind and solar farms and other green infrastructure projects. “We ImpactAlpha, Dec.

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How To Make The Economic Stimulus Great

Forbes Green Tech

The last time that the economy ground to a halt during the Great Recession, Congress passed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), which injected over $830 billion through tax cuts and credits, and infrastructure spending


Service-Pa Standard Application Essay

Impact Alpha

Holt BSHS/302 College of Phoenix August 24, 2009 The Aim of Human Expert services Human Solutions is the follow of assisting needy and fewer fortuitous people with assembly their primary requires in lifetime. rnrnRunning head: WHAT IS HUMAN Companies? What is Human Products and services?


Watt It Takes: Building Climate-Resilient, Restorative Hydropower


And in 2009, she launched Natel with her brother Abe. Gia Schneider and her brother Abe started Natel Energy based on a hydropower turbine their father designed.

Fossil Fuel Investments Cost California and Colorado Pension Funds Over $19 Billion, Report Finds


However, if they’d divested from fossil companies in 2009 while keeping their other investments at the same proportions, they could have amassed a combined additional $19 billion in ten years, the report published by Corporate Knights, a Canadian media, research and financial firm, concludes.

11th International Conference on Sustainable Development and Planning (Sustainable Development and Planning 2020)


9th International Conference on Energy and Sustainability (Energy and Sustainability 2021)


Energy and Sustainability 2021 is the 9th International Conference in a very successful series which started in the New Forest, UK, home of the Wessex Institute in 2007; followed by meetings in Bologna (2009); Alicante (2011); Budapest (2013); Kuala Lumpur (2014); Medellin, Colombia (2015); Seville (2017) and Coimbra (2019).The

Introducing Climategate @ 10


Read time: 2 mins On November 19, 2009, an unknown hacker published a cache of emails from the University of East Anglia's Climatic Research Unit. It was meant to be the hack that brought down climate science. But it made the research — and researchers — stronger than ever.


Here Are 3 Climategate Myths That Have Not Aged Well


That was déjà vu for climate scientists, who seven years earlier had experienced a nearly identical chain of events leading up to the 2009 UN climate change conference in Copenhagen. .

Media brief: The impact of clean stimulus measures on the U.S. economy following the 2008 downturn

Clean Energy Canada

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, introduced in early 2009, increased GDP 2% to 3% above what it would have been and supported over 6 million job-years (a full-time job for one year) from 2009 to 2012.

Explosion at California fuel depot

Envirotec Magazine

The NuStar subsidiary that had been operating the tank farm had been subject to federal proceedings in 2009 having emitted large amounts of volatile compounds into the air without a vapour recovery unit for at least a year.

Reflections on the Last 10 Years in Energy and Cleantech


What was consuming us back in 2009? We’re closing out the decade on this week's Energy Gang with a retrospective. We have been producing this podcast since 2013.

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Healing the Future


For 2020, I return to, and incorporate a tagline I first used way back in 2009 through keynotes and work associated with Green Vision at Leeds Beckett and then incorporated into FutuREstorative in 2016 … #HealingTheFuture.

Green Roof Policies Are a Growing Trend


In 2009, the Canadian city of Toronto, Ontario passed the … The post Green Roof Policies Are a Growing Trend appeared first on Earth911.com. Read more here: Green Roof Policies Are a Growing Trend. Eco Eco Tech Green appeared-first earth911-com- growing-trend home & garden ontario passed-the toronto

[Article] Ventilation and IAQ in New California Homes

Home Energy

2007, and Offermann, 2009) that aimed to evaluate the potential indoor air quality (IAQ) impacts associated with envelope air sealing, and the potential to mitigate these through the use of mechanical ventilation systems. Starting in the mid-2000s, the California Energy Commission funded several research studies (for example, Price, et al.,

US Emissions May See Record Decline in 2020, Study Says


After the financial crisis of 2008 and 2009, the Obama administration included $90 billion in clean energy incentives in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. But emissions still rebounded globally from 2009 to 2010 as countries restarted economies reliant on fossil fuels.

New York State pledges $24 million in VW settlement funds for electric transit buses


Funding is available to replace existing diesel buses with model year 2009 and older engines, which must be removed from service and scrapped. New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) have announced that over $24 million is available to replace diesel-powered transit buses with new all-electric buses.

RapidEye Constellation to be Retired in 2020

Planet Pulse

The imagery was captured on September 8, 2009 (left) and August 9, 2019 (right). (c) This image pair, from May 1, 2009 and November 5, 2019, shows the transformation of the area around Qianhai Bay. (c)

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Solar Net Metering Under Threat as Shadowy Group Demands Intervention in State Policies


FERC has addressed net energy metering before in decisions in 2001 and in 2009, Peskoe said. Solar net metering, the backbone of the U.S.

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Inside Eastman’s moonshot goal for endlessly circular plastics


In all of our innovation — I had the responsibility for the innovation portfolio since 2009 — we required everything that we did be tied to a sustainability driver. Inside Eastman’s moonshot goal for endlessly circular plastics. Joel Makower. Mon, 05/11/2020 - 00:44.

Q&A: Michael Mann on Coverage Since 'Climategate'


Ahead of the 2009 international climate-change summit in Copenhagen, hackers stole email correspondence between Mann and other climate scientists from a computer server at the University of East Anglia. Read time: 9 mins By Brendan Fitzgerald, CJR.

WoodMac: Emerging Solar Markets to Come of Age in 2020s


Cumulative global solar installations have now surpassed 600 gigawatts, from around 20 gigawatts at the end of 2009. In 2009, China accounted for 2 percent of global installations.

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Canada can take clean stimulus lessons from Obama

Clean Energy Canada

The clean-energy-related programs supported 900,000 job-years from 2009 to 2015, including new employment for workers from sectors that saw big job losses. “This is a meaningful, shovel-ready project that will create jobs for local workers.”.

World Environment Day Activities and Events

Green Market Oracle

The scheduled films include: Blue by Karina Holden (Australia 2017, 76') Dusk Chorus - Based on Fragments of Extinction by Alessandro d'Emilia and Nika Saravanja (Italy 2016, 60') Gringo Trails by Pegi Vail (USA 2014, 52') Home by Yann Arthus-Bertrand (France 2009, 90') Intraterrestrial.

Fill it Forward partners with Wine To Water to support the world's most vulnerable during pandemic


Attendees were also inspired by Doc Hendley, Wine To Water Founder and President, 2009 CNN Hero and TEDx speaker.

Met Office and EA mark 10-year anniversary of The Flood Forecasting Centre (FFC)

Envirotec Magazine

” The Flood Forecasting Centre (FFC) was set up in 2009 bringing together Met Office meteorologists and Environment Agency hydrologists to provide crucial, timely warnings to emergency responders.

For Wind and Solar Sectors, Biggest Coronavirus Risk May Be a Damaged Economy


“The question is, are we going back to 2009, where there was limited tax equity It seemed that nothing could slow the global renewable-energy juggernaut. Nothing, that is, until COVID-19.

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Being seen to do the right thing…

Terra Infirma

If you look at the 2009 election expenses scandal, MPs who made miserly little claims for items such as for Remembrance Day poppies were hauled over the coals, while a number of others played the system for £10,000s and got away with it.

First Solar Settles Shareholder Suit for $350M


Prior to the suit, First Solar had announced the discovery of a defect that impacted 4 percent of the panels it produced between June 2008 and June 2009.

Planetary Boundaries, Food and Humanity


In 2009. 2009; Steffen, W., Planetary Boundaries: Due to the complex interaction between human activities and the ecosystem, humanity’s food system is facing severe threats.

Webinar Q&A: RGGI GHG reduction

Low Carbon Prosperity

While the initial RGGI cap for 2009 was much higher than emissions ended up being, there is peer-reviewed research that estimates power sector emission would have been 24% higher without RGGI. [1] LCPI Webinar Series: Cap & Invest in Washington State.