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#tesla: To Build Worlds Largest Battery

Aug 20 2017 06:05 PM | eds in Green Energy

The idea that Mr. Musk could offer to build a . . . 100Mw lithium ion battery in . . . 100 days, . . . or it’s free, . . . should be pause for thought. Name any other company, . . . that could . . . offer that sort of arrangement? 8-20-2017 Source:...

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#oil: Job Problem

Aug 20 2017 01:35 PM | eds in Non-Renewable

Low oil prices, . . . not environmental protections, . . . are stunting Oil's job growth, and . . . Foreign producers have flooded the market, . . . driving down the price of crude oil. In an effort to cut costs, and salvage profits, . . . oil com...

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#gigafactory: Australia’S

Aug 19 2017 12:45 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Energy Renaissance, Darwin, Australia, . . . has received support from the Northern Territory government, for its proposed . . . 1GWh lithium-ion battery manufacturing plant. It also claims the batteries produced at its Darwin plant, will have the:...

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#battery: Taiwan Follow The Money

Aug 18 2017 02:30 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Taiwan recently suffered from a massive blackout, . . . that affected millions of households on the island, . . . resulted in millions in damages, and . . . ended up with the economy minister resigning. Taiwan’s power outages came after . . . governme...

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#climate Change

Aug 18 2017 01:35 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

The small Louisiana town of Cameron, . . . could be the first in the US to be fully submerged by rising sea levels, . . . and yet locals, 90% of whom voted for Trump, . . . still aren’t convinced about climate change. The population of Cameron dropped...

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#solar-Powered Bike Garden

Aug 17 2017 11:35 PM | eds in Solar Power

Mobile community garden for the city. https://www.youtube....h?v=4X9YM37DsDA 8-17-2017 Source: #Solar-powered Bike Garden

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#low-Income Community Solar

Aug 15 2017 07:40 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Colorado, partnership between: . . . . . . Colorado Energy Office, . . . . . . GRID Alternatives, and . . . . . . Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association, . . . will work to develop the United States’ largest, . . . low-income community solar project,...

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#canada’S Oil

Aug 14 2017 12:45 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Since oil prices collapsed in 2014, . . . Canada has lost more than . . . 40,000 jobs in: . . . . . . oil, . . . . . . gas, and . . . . . . related industries. In Alberta, which produces about 80% of Canada's oil, . . . renewable energy capacity i...

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#solar: Sahara Desert To Europe

Aug 11 2017 04:35 PM | eds in Solar Power

London based Nur Energie, . . . has just filed a plan with the Tunisian government, to export . . . 4.5 gigawatts of solar power, . . . from the northeastern edge of the Sahara, . . . to Europe. That's enough to supply more than, . . . 5 million t...

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#wind: Kansas

Aug 11 2017 01:10 PM | eds in Wind Power

Target, . . . agreed to buy 100MW of electricity, . . . from Infinity Renewables' 474MW Solomon Forks wind farm in Kansas. . . . to power about 150 stores in the region. Construction of the project will start in early 2018, . . . with commercial...

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