Tesla Motors becomes the first electric vehicle company to fully pay back the Department of Energy. As of May 22, the company has said that it fully paid the government back for a $465 million loan it received in 2010 from the Department of Energy (DOE). The company announced it had wired $451 million to the government, […]
Visitors to the Cincinnati Zoo can now park in one of the 1,000 parking spots shaded by solar canopies. The canopies will provide 20% of the zoo’s daily energy needs. NEWS YOU CAN USE: Solar for Parking While everyone looks forward to the sunny summer months, it’s never fun to get into a hot car […]
This week in electric vehicles, BMW makes a great deal with Green Mountain, Mini MINI’s take the field in London, city of Austin expands amount of charging stations, and Tesla’s Model S to be a big hit!
Why I Went Solar features homes and businesses that have gone solar. Here is an example from Cenntenial, CO of homeowners Kevin Singel and Laura Hoeppner.
Driving on Sunshine is a reality for more and more folks across the country. Though EV deployment across the country is still in the early adopter phase, many people in the industry are extremely bullish about the number of EVs we will see on the roads in the coming years. By some estimates, the […]