Solar-Powered Vehicles From Solarolla

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"I’m part of a grass roots solar vehicle production company in Ashland OR, called Solarolla (www.solarolla.com)," Daniel & the Solarolla team wrote.

India’s NTPC Plans 5 Gigawatt Solar Power Park

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India’s largest power generation company is planning to set up large-scale solar power parks in the western part of the country.

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10 Cool Solar Power Stories You May Have Missed

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This one is 100% focused on solar power. Too much cleantech news is a good thing, but it sometimes means I need to stuff a bunch of big stories into one article.

A Solar-Powered Tesla

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In late 2012, I went to the Miami International Auto Show and had my first experience in a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV). My brother-in-law and I took a ride in a Fisker Karma inside the Miami Beach Convention Center.

Toyota & Sharp Working On Solar Powered Prius

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Toyota is testing high efficiency solar panels supplied by Sharp to extend the range of its Prius Prime. Cars Clean Power Clean Transport Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Solar Panels Prius Prius Prime sharp sharp solar panels solar powered Prius Toyota

Vattenfall Installing First Floating Solar Power Farm

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Vattenfall is installing the company’s first floating solar power farm in Gendringen, Netherlands at the site of operations for a gravel and sand extraction company named Netterden. Clean Power Solar Energy floating solar power netherlands Vattenhall

First Utility-Scale Floating Solar Power Plant For Germany

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Ciel & Terre recently announced the launching of a new utility-scale 750 kWp floating solar array in Renchen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Clean Power Interviews Solar Energy Ciel & Terre floating solar power Germany

2.2 Gigawatt Solar Park In India’s Rajasthan State Now Fully Operational

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With the completion of a 300 megawatt solar power project, India has completed its largest solar power park.

Largest US Solar Power Plant Will Be Built On Public Land. Is That A Problem?

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The largest solar power plant in the United States will be constructed on federal land northeast of Las Vegas, Nevada. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Bureau of Land Management Gemini solar power plant Nevada Las Vegas Nevada NV Energy Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners

If You Can’t Do Nuclear, Try (Concentrating) Solar Power Instead

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Bill Gates was going to save the planet with breakthrough nuclear technology, but his new concentrating solar power venture is breaking through first. Clean Power Solar Energy Bill Gates bill gross concentrating solar power CSP Edisun Microgrids Heliogen terrapower

Municipal Power Companies In Florida Plan 223.5 Megawatt Solar Power Plant

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12 municipal power companies in Florida and the Florida Municipal Power Agency have agreed to purchase power from a 223.5 MW solar power plant in central Florida owned and operated by NextEra Energy. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants 223.5

Power Ledger Brings P2P Blockchain Solar Power Trading To India

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A New Delhi-based power distribution utility will implement India’s first-ever blockchain-based solar power trading. The project was made possible through Power Ledger’s blockchain platform.

Solar Power Surges In Vietnam, Dimming Prospects For New Coal Plants

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In 2017, Vietnam made a plan to attract 850 MW of new solar power. Clean Power Coal Fossil Fuels Solar Energy Solar Power Plants feed-in tariff VietnamTwo years later, they have 6 times that amount.

Solar Powered Nissan Leaf — Video Update!

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CleanTechnica and EVObsession appreciate the innovative, including early EV adopters. Although we support the wonders of icons such as Elon Musk and his oh so Zen Teslas, we also value every other EV.

Electric Vehicles Take Center Stage At Solar Power International 2019

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At Solar Power International in Salt Lake City, Utah this year, one of the key themes was the integration of electric vehicle charging infrastructure into the fold of the solar-powered smart home.

100% Solar Power In A Snap For Fifth Third Bank, So Where’s Everyone Else?

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With a single solar power purchase agreement, Fifth Third Bank shows how companies can accelerate the renewable energy transition, one state at a time. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Electricity Energy Fifth Third Bancorp Renewable Energy schneider electric SunEnergy1

Target Has Installed 500 Solar Power Systems

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corporate solar power installers for 5 straight years, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), committed to achieving 500 solar power installations by 2020. In 2015, Target, one of the top U.S.

Metamorphosis In Fukushima — Installing 11 Solar Power Plants & 10 Wind Power Plants

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How does one renew an area devastated by nuclear waste? I think of brilliant Kirusowa's film Dreams. One of the dreams depicts the horror and abyss after the fallout of a nuclear accident. Indeed, in real life, there are farmlands in Japan that are ruined, land that cannot be cultivated anymore.

Fortum Commissions 250 Megawatt Solar Project In India

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Finnish energy company Fortum has successfully commissioned its largest solar power project in India. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants belectric Fortum Fortum India Solar Power India India Solar Power Karnataka Karnataka Solar Power Pavagada Solar Power Park

Squad Mobility Redefines Affordable With Its $6,300 Solar-Powered Urban Electric Vehicle

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Upstart Squad Mobility set up shop in Amsterdam to develop a new generation of urban solar electric vehicles at truly affordable prices. And by affordable, they mean affordable, with a target retail price of €5,750 (ex. VAT) / $6,300.

Wind & Solar Power Will Dominate 2020 In US, Despite Trump

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Trump does not like wind and solar power, but the market absolutely loves wind and solar power. The EIA predicts wind, solar, hydro, and energy storage will be 78% of new electrical generation capacity in 2020. Clean Power Solar Energy Wind Energy EIA Texas US

Why One Solar Power Project In South Dakota Will Rule Them All

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Germany's Wircon GmbH gains an edge with a new utility-scale solar power project in South Dakota that could open up the floodgates to more PV development. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Electricity South Dakota Wircon GmbH Wirsol

Now Would Be A Good Time To Appreciate Solar Power, Amirite?

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As if a global pandemic wasn't trouble enough for fossil fuel stakeholders, solar power is raining on the gas parade and everybody is dunking on coal. Clean Power Solar Energy DOE Electricity Energy Renewable Energy The Atlantic Council united states US

Solar-powered home embraces tree canopy views in all directions

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This family's solar-powered home sensitively responds to the landscape in more ways than one

MAD Architects unveils solar-powered Hyperloop transit system

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The avant-garde architecture of Beijing-based MAD Architects has merged with Hyperloop’s futuristic transportation technologies with the unveiling of a new, solar-powered rapid transit system

Lightyear Hosts Public Q&A About Its Solar-Powered Electric Vehicle

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After an initial review of the first drivable prototype earlier this year, the team at Lightyear has taken to the internet to host a public Q&A about its solar powered Lightyear One electric vehicle.

Electric-Hybrid Yacht With 26 KW Of Solar Power Under Construction

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The Silent 80, from Silent Yachts, is a trans-ocean electric-hybrid catamaran with a 26 kW solar power system onboard. Boats Clean Power Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Solar Energy Solar Panels Silent Yachts

Architects envision a green, solar-powered skyscraper

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Envisioned for densely populated cities around the world, the futuristic proposal features a conical shape with a facade built of materials designed to harness solar energy

This minimalist, solar-powered home stands strong against earthquakes

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The modern, solar-powered home is situated on a hilly slope with the help of a protective and stabilizing wall along a surrounding orchard

Lightyear Electric Car With Solar Power Goes For Test Drive (Video + Interview)

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The Lightyear electric car with its own solar power system has already been written about on CleanTechnica, but Fully Charged recently made a video showing one moving under its own power, so it seemed appropriate to revisit this intriguing vehicle with an interview.

Indian Hydro Power Generator Floats 2 Gigawatt Solar Tender

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India's largest hydro power generation company has issued one of the largest-ever solar power tenders in the country's history.

Barcelona's new solar-powered sports center features a green facade

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Local firm Architecture Anna Noguera has just completed work on the Turó de la Peira's Sports Center, a solar-powered complex covered in a lush green facade Barcelona, a city well-known for its avant-garde architecture, both modern and historic, is going green.

Softbank Wins 330 Megawatts Of Capacity In India’s Undersubscribed Solar Tender

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Softbank-backed SB Energy managed to grab a large portion of the capacity auctioned in the a grossly undersubscribed solar power tender in India.

Id Mjahdi Is Africa’s First Fully Solar-Powered Village

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A small village in Morocco, Id Mjahdi, has become the first village on the entire continent of Africa to become completely powered by the warm rays of the sun. Africa contributes to less than 1% of global solar power capacity, according to the International Energy Agency, but solar is very competitive there. Clean Power Community Solar Consumer Technology Grid Microgrids Solar Energy Africa cleanergy Id Mjahdi Mohamed Lasry Morocco

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Indian Coal Mining Company Tenders 115 Megawatts Of Solar Projects

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However, a coal mining company in India has turned out to be an outlier in this regard and is taking measures to set up large-scale solar power projects.

1.19 Gigawatts Of Solar Power For The Land Of The Gigafactory

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new gigawatts of solar power from the company NV Energy. Batteries Clean Power Energy Storage Fossil Fuels Lithium-Ion Batteries Natural Gas Policy & Politics Renewable Energy Standards Solar Energy Nevada Nevada natural gas nevada solar energy NV Energy solar plus storage

India Plans 26 Gigawatts Of Solar Capacity In Agricultural Sector By 2022

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India's Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has reiterated its commitment to set up nearly 26 gigawatts solar power capacity in the agricultural sector by.

All Eyes On New Community Solar Power Program In Wappingers Falls, New York

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The village of Wappingers Falls, New York, is looking to a new community solar power program for sustainable economic development. Clean Power Community Solar Solar Energy CleanChoice Energy New York Renewable Energy Wappingers Falls

Rundown lodge near the Nile River is now a solar-powered eco-resort

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Now, it's a solar-powered, luxury resort Once known as one of Uganda's most popular hotels, the Nile Safari Lodge had fallen into disrepair over the years.

Ad Astra, With Solar Power (& A Weird New Form Of Nuclear Power) | #CleanTechnica Exclusive Interview

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The powerful new movie Ad Astra gives solar power fans a lot to chew on while plumbing the mysteries of outer space and the human soul. Clean Power Media Solar Energy Ad Astra Electricity Energy films movies Renewable Energy